February 25, 2016
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department:  248.347.0400
AFTER SCHOOL MUSICAL THEATER
Work on scripts from "Inside Out," "LEGO Movie" &"Lilo and Stitch"
Discover the joys of acting, singing, dance, theater and improv through the After School Musical Theater program.

Students will work through an abridged version of "Inside Out," "LEGO Movie," and "Lilo and Stitch" during this weekly program that takes place at Parkview Elementary from 4:05-5:05pm on Tuesdays from March 29 to June 7.

The program is open to kids in grades 1-4 who want to learn more about theater, pick up some self-confidence and learn teamwork. The session will end with a culminating performance where parents, friends and family can see the tools and skills the students learned. 

Cost is $130 per student and the registration deadline is March 22. Sign up in person at the Novi Parks Office online at cityofnovi.org.
MUSIKGARTEN PLANTING MUSICAL SEEDS
Music & movement classes help children develop
Introduce your baby or toddler to music at a young age and reap the benefits!

The Musikgarten: Budding Sprouts program allows parents to participate with their child in singing, chanting, moving, dancing, focused listening and instrumental play. Through this music and movement, your child's musical aptitude and listening abilities are enhanced and further developed.

Activities are designed to increase your child's curiosity about music, to establish a sense of beat and a foundation for singing and musical thought. Classes are available Mondays and Tuesdays from 10-10:40am from March 21 to May 2. Cost is $66 for residents and $79 non-resident.

The registration deadline is March 14. Sign up in person at the Novi Parks Office or online at cityofnovi.org.
BARRE + CONDITIONING TONES THE BODY
Ballet inspired class helps you get trim
Shake off the winter blues with a new ballet-inspired class that will get you moving and help get your body trim and toned.

Barre + Conditioning is an intense but low-impact workout anyone can do (no dance or fitness experience needed). 

The class takes place from 9:30-10:30am on Tuesdays from March 15 to April 19 at the Novi Civic Center. Cost is $54 for a resident and $65 for non-resident.

Registration deadline is March 8. Sign up in person at the Novi Parks Office or online at cityofnovi.org.
DO YOU WANT TO BUILD A SNOWMAN? 
We want to see photos of your snow creations
The first Snow Day of 2016 was filled with sunshine and even better packing snow! If you ventured outside, which we hope you did, and built a snow creation, we want to see it and share it!

Take a picture of your snow creature and send it to us via one of our many social media channels (Facebook, Twitter or Instagram) or email it to communityrelations@cityofnovi.org.

We hope everyone had a safe and exciting day off!