Parent / Child Classes

Registration for all Fall Classes will begin Tuesday, September 4. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.


Need an indoor place to play, make things, or get messy, or do you homeschool, and would like a place to meet up other homeschoolers? Pipsqueak pals is an open class for parents and children to gain new meaningful experiences, work on social skills, and have fun. Learn and sharing new songs, dances, and art projects. Also have the opportunity to connect with other parents, share parenting tricks and tips, and learn valuable information about child growth and development. Ages 2-3 with adult, siblings welcome as well. Bring your own supplies and drop in.
Dates: Thursdays, September 27 - December 20
Time: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Facilitator: Liza Kollman


Learn how to throw pots on a potter’s wheel together with one of your favorite people! Class size will be limited to 4 pairs for individualized attention. Three weeks are devoted to working on the wheel; the last week will be spent glazing your creations. Come to class prepared to get dirty. For children in grades 2 and up with parent/guardian.
Activity #311130
Dates: Mondays, October 1 – 29
            (No Class October 8)
Time: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Instructor: Andrea Nell
Fee: $30.00/pair plus $10.00 clay fee.
Preregister by: September 26
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pair


A class for parents and children ages 2-4 to gain new experiences while working on fun arts and crafts projects and social skills. Ages 2-4 with adult.
Activity #316920
Dates: Session A: Wednesdays, October 3-24
            Session B: Wednesdays, November 7-28
Time: 10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Instructor: Katie Olson
Fees: $20.00 per pair
Preregister by: 3 days before session begins
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/15


Kids and their adult partner work together on projects using earthenware clay, and low fire glazes. The first three weeks will be dedicated to building, the last week dedicated to painting your creations with ceramic glaze. This is a great opportunity to spend time together while sharing a new hobby and plenty of fun memories. Ages 5 and up with adult.
Activity #311131
Dates: Wednesdays, October 3 - 24
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Instructor: Katie Olson
Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 supply fee/pair
Preregister by: September 28
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8 pairs


Share with your child age 2 and 3 years the benefits of music, exercise, flexibility and quality time together without worrying about a year-end recital. Activities for the parent and child to participate in together will be shared. Daddies are welcome too!
Activity #350000
Dates: October 15 – December 13
Time: (choose one)
          Mondays 5:45-6:15 p.m. or 7:25-7:55 p.m.
          Wednesdays 6:45 - 7:15 p.m.
          Thursdays 11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $32.00 per session
Instructors: McKayla Carda, Ashton Dennert, Michele Fritz


Kids ages 2 to 5 and their adult partner work together, learning different songs and movements, to help promote growth and development. Ages 2-5.
Activity #368000
Dates: Thursdays, October 18 – November 8
Time: Session A: 1:30-2:15 p.m.
          Session B: 6:00-6:45 p.m.
Instructor: Kayla Duncan
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: October 15
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/12

  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center

    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989

How to Register:

  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081