Hobbies

Glass blowing summer camp

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. or 2 – 6 p.m. For kids ages 10 – 16. Learn the art of glass blowing by making sun catchers, cups, bowls, paperweights and more. Maximum of 6 students per class, please call to RSVP.

‘The Beautiful Game’

Learn all about soccer-the rules, offsides, penalties, the history, FIFA, World Cups, the folklore, class struggle, great games and players. For information e-mail fraser509@gmail.com

Bingo and karaoke

Come on out for food, fun, singing, dancing, cash prizes and more. An entrance fee of $10 gets you in on the action for 8 bingo games. In between games, grab drinks and a hot dog, chili, fresh popcorn, or jalapeño poppers.

Basketball camp

Boys’ session: Aug. 3 – 7, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Girls’ session: Aug. 24 – 28, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. For kids 8 – 12 years old, $130 per session. Bring basketball shorts, shoes, water, and lunch. Call or come in to register.

Volunteer opportunities

Meet on the fourth Monday of each month. CAN (Carkeek Area Neighbors) is a committee of the park Advisory Council, and is open to the public. Call Jack Heavner at 782-7054 for info.

Pickle ball

Mondays, 7 – 8:45 p.m. $2 for adults, $1 for seniors, kids under 18 free.

Summer acting camps

Now registering for camps running through Sept. 3. Once school is out, summer camps at Taproot’s Acting Studio keep kids learning—though they’ll be having so much fun they may not even realize it. Classes are held at Taproot Theatre (204 N. 85th St.) and Ballard Church (1460 N.W. 73rd St.) in Seattle. Register online at www.taproottheatre.org or call 529-3668.

Aerobics

Mondays 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. This class is geared for people 50+. Low impact cardio with strength training and stretching for flexibility. $28 each class for 11 weeks. Call 233-7138 to register for more information.

Circuit training for seniors

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. Use multiple weight stations and cardio equipment to get fit. Each class is $35 for 11 weeks. For information call 233-7138.

Now recruiting scouts

Boy Scout Troop 125 is now recruitin