Your browser is not optimized for viewing this website.

More information »

Valley Learning Center



Our Classes

Adult Ceramics

$75

with Shanoa Gardiner

Calendar Next session starts Sep 17, 2019 at 7 pm

Whether you are a total beginner or an experienced potter – you are welcome to come enjoy, learn and create! Students will learn to center pottery on the wheel among other things. Bring a friend and come create some unique pieces of pottery! Completed projects will be fired and glazed. A 25-pound bag of clay will be provided for each student. Additional clay may be purchased for $20 a bag at the class.

Art with Randi -Nov

$40

with Randi Egley

Calendar Next session starts Nov 12, 2019 at 6 pm

Randi will guide students to experiment with a variety of artistic techniques and blend art history lessons with hands-on instruction. Kids will learn to express themselves through engaging, creative art projects using various mediums each month and might include acrylics, charcoals, watercolors, painting and drawing. Each month will be a different seasonal project and include inspiration from a different art icon. Supplies are included in the cost, so the only things kiddos need to bring are their enthusiasm and creativity. For ages 8-12.

Art with Randi -Oct

$40

with Randi Egley

Calendar Next session starts Oct 15, 2019 at 6 pm

Randi will guide students to experiment with a variety of artistic techniques and blend art history lessons with hands-on instruction. Kids will learn to express themselves through engaging, creative art projects using various mediums each month and might include acrylics, charcoals, watercolors, painting and drawing. Each month will be a different seasonal project and include inspiration from a different art icon. Supplies are included in the cost, so the only things kiddos need to bring are their enthusiasm and creativity. For ages 8-12.

Art with Randi -Sept

$40

with Randi Egley

Calendar Next session starts Sep 10, 2019 at 6 pm

Randi will guide students to experiment with a variety of artistic techniques and blend art history lessons with hands-on instruction. Kids will learn to express themselves through engaging, creative art projects using various mediums each month and might include acrylics, charcoals, watercolors, painting and drawing. Each month will be a different seasonal project and include inspiration from a different art icon. Supplies are included in the cost, so the only things kiddos need to bring are their enthusiasm and creativity. For ages 8-12.

Beginning Bird Watching

$20

with Lynell Elmlinger

Calendar Next session starts Sep 17, 2019 at 6 pm

Bird Watching is fun and surprisingly easy to learn! You can do it pretty much anytime you’re outside. Birding mainly involves patience, careful observation, and a willingness to let the wonder and beauty of the natural world overtake you. You’ll learn all the basics and tips on how to get started. We’ll discuss binoculars, books, Bridger Valley, bird feeders and of course, birds! First class will meet in Valley Learning Center and the second class will be held at Mountain View Town Park.

Birding for Kids

$15

with Lynell Elmlinger

Calendar Next session starts Sep 7, 2019 at 9 am

This bird migration time is great to get out and do some birding. Kids will meet at the large pavilion at the Mountain View Town Park. There will be lots of listening, looking and loving this fun class. Our experienced teacher will guide the kids in basics of beginning birding. Learn about birdsongs, beaks, bodies, feathers, feeding and watching birds. Wear clothing that is darker and shoes and coats that are quiet. Bring binoculars if you have them. Kids will also get to take home cool handouts. For kids 3rd through 5th grade.

Catalog Order

$2

with Michal Smith2

Calendar Next session starts Aug 1, 2019 at 10 am

We can mail you a physical catalog if you'd like to browse our classes with your selections in hand. Please complete this registration the same way you would for a class and we will mail you a catalog. If you don't want to wait on mail delivery, you can come to our main office at 219 1st Street, Mountain View, Wyoming to pick up a catalog at no charge.

Coding for Kids

$40

with Tera Gilbertson

Calendar Next session starts Oct 31, 2019 at 6 pm

Most of the objects we use today are powered by code. But how does code work? And why has coding become such an important skill? Come to class and learn about the language powering so much of our tech. Students will learn to make a GIF, and how to use coding and math to create digital projects from angles, and have some fun! Coding is for anyone who is curious, and is interested in more than just programming. Studies show it teaches kids logical thinking and problem solving. Kids who learn to code become more creative and gain confidence by tackling problems by themselves. Coding teaches kids to be creative. They can make, break and fix anything they want. For ages 9-11.





Forgot password?