When Cyndi Lauper said "girls just wanna have fun," she meant that they don't wanna make their beds or eat green beans, but instead wanna make grammatical contractions of as many words as possible. Girls ages 5–12 gonna get excited with today's Groupon to Blooming Girls in Fort Collins. Choose between the following options:
- For $15, you get a weekend workshop for girls (a $40 value).
- For $89, you get a six-week afterschool program for girls (a $180 value).
In the safe, nurturing environments of each Blooming Girls workshop and afternoon program, young belles boost their sense of self through a curriculum of creative activities, outdoor education, and community building. Blooming Girls' chief director and instructor, Carrie Sheffield, is certified in elementary education and can strengthen schoolgirls' self-esteem, integrity, and ability to amicably play make-believe Spanish Armada with her eyes closed every third second. Her weekend workshops take place at the Juiced on Imagination Sudio and target such themes as friendship, body image, relationships with peers, and expressing individuality. The upcoming weekend workshop on March 26 will focus on do-it-yourself fashion, teaching girls tips and tricks for incorporating at-hand materials and making leisure suits for worthy bumblebees.
Those wishing for more weekday learning can enroll in an afterschool program on Tuesday or Wednesday evenings, held from 4:30 p.m.–6 p.m. in Kruse or Bennett elementary schools with new sessions beginning on April 12 and April 13. Blooming Girls lavishes young lassies with snacks and materials and keeps classes small.
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