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Personal Enrichment / Outdoor Programs

 

     PERSONAL ENRICHMENT

Adult Golf Clinics
Introduction to Piano
Quick Pickling
 
     OUTDOOR PROGRAMS
Wind Cave Exploration, Hike and Lunch
Yoga & Stand-Up Paddleboard Class
Wrightsville via the Conejahela Flats Guided Paddle Tour
Paddle Cruise & Crackin' Crabs on the River
Level 1 Dog Obedience Training
Beginner Agility Training
Puppy Kindergarten (6 Months and Under)

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R - Resident (Windsor Township and Windsor Borough)
NR - Non-Resident
PR - Pre-registration required
Min - Minimum number of registrants required to run the activity
Max - Maximum number of registrants the activity allows
 
Adult Golf Clinic


Clinic covers swing basics, putting, pitch shot, full swing and chipping. Certified Golf Professionals from Heritage Hills Golf Resort will teach this series of six lessons. Also receive a $20 range discount card, 2 Free Lesson Friday rounds, $5 discount on a private lesson, 10% off golf club set ($58.00 & up value) and an instruction book. Bring your own clubs or rent from the clubhouse.

  Mondays & Wednesday Sessions:  
       Session #1  6:30 - 7:30 p.m. June 3 - June 19
       Session #2  6:30 - 7:30 p.m. July 8 - July 24
     
  Tuesdays & Thursday Sessions:  
       Session #1  6:30 - 7:30 p.m. June 4 - June 20
       Session #2  6:30 - 7:30 p.m. July 9 - July 25

Cost: $105R ~ $115NR
Location: Heritage Hills Golf Resort, Mt. Rose Ave., York, PA

Introduction to Piano


Have you ever wanted to try learning to play the piano but didn’t want to commit long term in case you didn’t like it? Five lessons will be offered to anyone that is interested in learning how to play the piano. A lesson book is included. Scheduling for this class is flexible as you will call the instructor and schedule your lessons directly with her. Registration begins immediately.

Instructor: Deb Gohn, Owner of Raspberry Hill Art Studio
Time: TBD (Contact Instructor at 717-244-6726 to make arrangements)
Dates: TBD (Classes will start the week of April 1 or after)
Location: Raspberry Hill Art Studio, 2680 Windsor Road, Windsor
Cost: $70 R ~ $80 NR 

Quick Pickling


Short on time but long on harvest? Learn how simple it is to preserve your bountiful haul with quick pickles. Create two different brines and then explore many delicious and unusual ways uses for quick pickles. They're not just for sandwiches! SKILLS: Knife skills, preserving, pickling


Instructor: Liza Naylor, owner, Locally Seasoned personal chef service
Date: Saturday August 24
Time: 10am-12pm
Location: Chapel Church 3050 Cape Horn Road, Red Lion, PA 17356 Lion (in the Rec building kitchen located behind the church)
Cost: $50R ~ $60NR

Wind Cave Exploration, Hike & Lunch


Did you know that the Lower Susquehanna is the site of a tectonic cave...a cavern formed by layers of shifting rock versus the typical limestone and water formation? Following a hike to the entrance, enter the cave and explore the twists and turns of this unique formation located on the Conestoga Trail in Lancaster County. Following your spelunking adventure, head back to Shank's Mare and enjoy a hearty hot lunch with us. Participants will have a mile hike to and from the cave entrance. Going through the cave will require stooping and bending. Hikers should wear sturdy shoes, warm clothing (old clothing as you will get dirty), water bottle, and most importantly, bring a flashlight (headlamp works the best). Beginner to intermediate level.

Date: Saturday April 27
Time: 11am-3:30pm
Location: 2092 Long Level Rd. Wrightsville, PA 17368
Cost: $50R ~ $60NR (Fee includes Shuttle, Guide & Lunch)

Yoga & Stand-Up Paddleboard Class


Practice the yoga skills of grounding and centering, creating inner balance and linking movement to breath...all on a stand-up paddleboard. Our SUP expert Josh Hill will help you get comfortable on your paddleboards, with guest yogis leading you in your yoga practice. Dress appropriately for the water. Students do not need any prior yoga or SUP experience. Participants should wear water clothing including water shoes. We do not recommend flip flops. A hat with a brim, sunscreen and a water bottle are a good idea as well. Beginner level class. Please specify which date when registering.

Instructor: Deb Gohn, Owner of Raspberry Hill Art Studio
Day/Date: Saturday, June 22 OR Saturday July 27
Time: 10:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Cost: $55R ~ $65NR (Fee - includes Board, paddle and pfd.)
Location: 2092 Long Level Rd. Wrightsville, PA 17368
 

Wrightsville via the Conejahela Flats Guided Paddle Tour


Our put-in point on this guided paddle tour is the Susquehanna River at John Wright. Follow the path of the Susquehanna Canal and then experience several different kinds of paddling waters. Pick your way through the rocks of an old canal dam and Native American fish traps, skirt some river islands, and then experience the tranquil waters of the Conejohela Flats. This area is home to many migratory birds as well as resident osprey and bald eagles. Then cross the river and end up at Shank's Mare. Our experienced guides will share highlights of these paddling points, and for a breather you'll enjoy a packed picnic lunch on the Flats. Rental kayaks are available at an additional cost.

Date: Saturday June 29
Time: 11am-3:30pm
Location: Shank’s Mare Outfitters 2092 Long Level Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368
Cost: $70 R ~ $80 NR (Fee includes Shuttle, Tour, Guide & Lunch) 

Paddle Cruise & Crackin' Crabs on the River


What could be more about summer than paddling the river and cracking some crabs! Join us for a guided, leisurely evening paddle. Then relax on Shank's Mare's lawn and crack some crabs plus enjoy tasty summer dishes (plenty filling for those who don't eat crabs). BYOB is welcome, and you can make arrangements for rental kayaks. Price includes the guided paddle and summer dishes. Let us know with your reservation how many crabs you want (lots of 1/2 dz.). We'll get them freshly steamed and you pay market price. Let's get paddlin' and crackin'.

Date: Saturday July 20
Time: 5pm
Location: Shank’s Mare Outfitters 2092 Long Level Rd, Wrightsville, PA 17368
Cost: $40R ~ $45NR (Fee - includes guided paddle & summer dishes) Rental Kayaks available

Level 1 Dog Obedience Training


Your dog will learn a variety of basic obedience behaviors such as loose-leash walking, sit, stay, down, attention, leave-it and come when called. Additional topics will be covered such as potty training, nutrition, exercise, grooming, basic hygiene and how to deal with unwanted behaviors such as jumping, nipping, chewing, barking, etc. No previous training is required.

Instructor: Roseann LaVia, Owner of Perfect Paws U, www.perfectpawsu.com
Day/Dates: Tuesdays, May 7 - June 11 (6 weeks)
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: 1040 Valley View Road York, PA 17406
Cost: $130R ~ $140NR

Beginner Agility Training


Agility training is a fun way to bond with your dog and put his natural instincts to work. During agility class, the handler learns how to guide their dog through the course. The agility course consists of a tunnel, teeter-totter, tire jump, weave poles, pause table, and standard jumps. Agility training is great exercise for you and your dog. It can also help strengthen the bond between you and your dog. No previous training is required.

Instructor: Roseann LaVia, Owner of Perfect Paws U, www.perfectpawsu.com
Day/Dates: Tuesdays, May 7 - June 11(6 weeks)
Time: 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Location: 1040 Valley View Road York, PA 17406
Cost: $100R ~ $110NR

 

Puppy Kindergarten (6 Months and Under)


In this AKC S T A R Puppy Certified Program, your puppy will learn socialization and bite inhibition, which is essential between the ages of 8-24 weeks to make your puppy a well-rounded, socially acceptable dog. We will cover basic obedience, sit, down, loose leash walking, etc. We will discuss unwanted behaviors such as jumping, nipping, chewing, barking, etc. No previous training required.

Instructor: Roseann LaVia, Owner of Perfect Paws U, www.perfectpawsu.com
Day/Dates: Thursdays, May 9 - June 13 (6 weeks)
Time: 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: 1040 Valley View Road York, PA 17406
Cost: $130R ~ $140NR