Marshall Community Services

For registration information, call Marshall Community Services at 537-6767 from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday or visit www.ci.marshall.mn.us .

The MCS Winter/Spring brochure has been released. Register now for new activities. Copies of the brochure are available in the MCS office.

Reminder: Marshall City Hall will be closed Monday, Dec. 25, and Monday, Jan. 1. Gift certificates for MCS programs are available in the MCS office if you are looking for gift ideas.

n ECFE – A Taste of ECFE (for birth – 5 year olds with a parent) will be Jan. 3 and Jan. 10 (Wednesdays) from 10-11:30 a.m. in the ECFE classroom. There is no cost to participate, but register with MCS.

n ECFE – #Be Kind #Be Nice #Spread Happiness (for birth – 5 year olds with a parent) will be Jan. 5 and Jan. 12 (Fridays) from 10-11:30 a.m. in the ECFE classroom. Fee: $6 per family.

n Girl’s Junior Basketball will meet on Saturday mornings from Jan. 6 through Feb. 10 at Park Side School. Preschool through 1st grade will meet from 9-9:45 a.m. Grades 2-3 will meet from 9:45-10:45 a.m. The first four Saturdays will be working on basics and developing basketball skills, and the final two Saturdays will be structured toward game play and competition. Fee: $35 per person.

n Boy’s Junior Basketball will meet on Saturday mornings from Jan. 6 through Feb. 10 at the Marshall Middle School. Preschool through first grade will meet from 8-8:45 a.m. OR 8:45-9:30 a.m. Grades 2-3 will meet from 9:45-10:30 a.m. The first four Saturdays will be working on basics and developing basketball skills, and the final two Saturdays will be structured towards game play and competition. Fee: $35 per person.

n Learn to Skate Lessons will begin on Saturday, Jan. 6, at the Red Baron Arena & Expo. Lessons, available for preschool children and older (including adults), will be Saturday mornings through Feb. 24 (no classes on Jan. 13, 20 or Feb. 3).

n Open Softball for grades 7-12 will be from 1-4 p.m. Sundays from Jan. 7 – March 4 at Marshall Middle School. Batting cages and pitching mounds will be available. Fee: $30 per person.

n Open Baseball will be Sundays from Jan. 7 – March 11 at Marshall Middle School (will not meet on Feb. 4). Grades 5-8 will meet from 4-5 p.m. Grades 9-12 will meet from 5-6 p.m. Batting cages and pitching mounds will be available. Fee: $30 per person.

n Zumba with a Shake! will be at Southwest Nutrition from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Classes will be Jan. 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30. The cost is $6 per class or all eight classes for $45. Participants will take the “work” out of workout by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning fitness dance party. Following each session, participants will receive a post-workout shake which tastes great and is nutritious.

n MCS Red Baron Arena Evening Open Skate will be from 7-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and from 7-9 p.m. Sundays. Open Adult Hockey will be from 7:30-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Watch the schedule for special holiday break Open Skate hours in the afternoons. Admission for open skate and open hockey is $5 per skater with rental skates available for $3. Visit marshallcommunitycalendar.org for up to date Open Skate hours.