Kickstart Karate

  • This introductory martial arts program offers traditional martial arts training to children ages 5 through 12 and emphasizes self-defense, physical fitness, conflict resolution, teamwork, and anti-kidnapping techniques. This program is designed specifically for children and teaches children to respect themselves and others with the skills they learn. The program has a very positive impact on children. Each session is four Friday evening classes. Class is held in Saline.

    WHENDecember 2, 9, 16, 23 from 6:00-6:30pm

    WHERE: South-East Martial Arts Academy - 707 West Michigan Ave Saline, MI 48176

    COST: $40/session

    To register and pay online, please visit:​

Pottery Class

  • Join us for a fun, hands-on workshop and make a unique, personalized ceramic dish. All bowls will be food-safe, microwave-safe, dishwasher-safe, and can be enjoyed for years! Students will be able to choose their own glaze color(s). For ages 5 and up! Children under 12 must be accompanied by a parent or other adult. Provided by One Acre Ceramics. There is a minimum enrollment of 10 students and a maximum of 20.

    Bowls will be glazed and fired at One Acre Studio and will be returned to Milan Middle School for pickup 2-3 weeks after the session.

    WHEN: Saturday December 3 from 1:00-2:00pm

    WHERE: Milan Middle School Cafeteria 

    COST: $17/person per Saturday (accompanying adult does not pay extra unless they plan to make their own pottery piece)

    To register and pay on-line, please visit:​ 

Bett's Army Fitness Boot Camp

  • Bett's Army Fitness Boot Camp is an exercise and training program designed to promote physical fitness while increasing personal self-esteem and confidence. Students will learn and/or improve stretching, strengthening, and balancing techniques. In addition to basic sit-ups, push-ups, and tumbling exercises, we will cover basic wrestling drills and hold fitness games. Instruction is provided by wrestling Coach Mike Betts, who brings over 45 years of experience to this program. Students should arrive dressed in comfortable athletic clothing and shoes.

    WHEN: 8 Sessions

    • November 29, December 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22


    • K-9th grade from 5:45pm to 7:00pm

    WHERE: Milan Middle School Wrestling Room

    COST: $50 (Checks made payable to Milan Middle School)

    To register and pay on-line, please visit:​ 


Paddock Cooking Club

  • Session One: "Cooking Club Goes Global"

    Cooking Club Goes Global in January. Join Cooking Club as we celebrate cuisine and cultures from around the world. Each week we will "visit" a different country and prepare a recipe popular in that country. Classes will focus on preparing simple and delicious meals, trying new things, and having fun! We will meet Thursdays, immediately after school until 4:40pm in the Art Room at Paddock Elementary. 

    Session Two: "Fun Recipes for Winter Days"

    Cooking Club takes the chill out of winter with warming recipes like a hot and hearty breakfast, warming soup, gourmet cupcake decorating, and delicious muffins. Then the kids take over! Our chefs will have the opportunity to plan their own menu that we will create and enjoy together at our last meeting of the session. 


    WHEN (Two Sessions Available):

         Session One "Cooking Club Goes Global": Thursdays 3:30pm - 4:40pm

    • January 19, 26
    • February 2, 9, 16

         Session Two "Fun Recipes for Winter Days": Thursdays 3:30pm - 4:40pm

    • February 23
    • March 2, 9, 16, 23

    WHERE: Paddock Elementary Art Room

    COST: $60 (includes materials)

    To register and pay on-line, please visit:​