Summer 2021

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ECFE Field Trip to Alexandria & Wahpeton

All 4-5 year olds are invited to join us for a special getaway to Alexandria, MN and Wahpeton, ND! Let our coach bus take you to enjoy Shenanigans Indoor Park and City Park in Alexandria and Chahinkapa Zoo in Wahpeton! Space is limited to one bus, so register early! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Bring a sack lunch to eat on the bus!

Depart BBE High School at 8:30am. We will plan to depart Chahinkapa Zoo at 4:00pm.

Date: Friday, May 21st

Time: Bus departs BBE High School at 8:30am, arrives back at 6:00pm

Location: Shenanigans Indoor Park, Alexandria City Park and Chahinkapa Zoo!

Cost: Adults: $25, 4-5 year olds: $20

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Swim Lessons!

Join us at the Alexandria YMCA for swim lessons this summer! We will provide transportation and supervision or you can meet us there. Children must be at least 4 years of age to ride the bus. Please come dressed and ready for lessons. Feel free to send a snack/lunch with your child to eat on the bus after lessons. We will not have time to purchase from the vending machines, so please DO NOT send money with your child. It is recommended that students who can't dress themselves on their own, do not change after lessons due to time limitations. Students will not be able to shower after lessons unless a plan has been made with the Community Ed office prior to lessons.

Session 1

Date: June 7-11 (Register by May 21)

Time: Specific class times will be determined after May 21st registration date.

The bus will depart Elem @ 7:30, Back of HS @ 7:45, Elrosa CCD Center @ 8:00

Lessons @ YMCA 9am-11am

The bus will return Elrosa Parish Center @ 11:50, HS @ 12:00, Elem at 12:10

Session 2

Date: July 5-9 (Register by May 21)

Time: Specific class times will be determined after May 21st registration date.

The bus will depart Elem @ 7:30, Back of HS @ 7:45, Elrosa CCD Center @ 8:00

Lessons @ YMCA 9am-11am

The bus will return Elrosa Parish Center @ 11:50, HS @ 12:00, Elem at 12:10

Location: Alexandria YMCA

Cost: $60 per child per week

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Braids & Banana Splits

Join us at the Belgrade City Park for Braids & Banana Splits! We'll learn & practice basic braiding with yarn/string. Bring a friend and practice braiding hair too! We'll each make a banana split to enjoy too! All ages are welcome!! Max 12.

Date: Tuesday July 27th

Time: 3:30-5pm

Location: Belgrade City Park

Cost: $10

Make a Furry Friend

Don’t miss your opportunity to make your very own Zoo Factory Stuffed Animal. Each child gets to choose the 16" animal they make! We will have a great time! Grades K-6 are invited to attend. Max 12. Register by June 30th.

Date: Tuesday, July 20th

Time: 4-5pm

Location: BBE High School Band/Choir rooms (Enter Door 1)

Fee: $20

We'll contact you to select your animal!

#BBeKind-ness Rocks Project!

Have you ever stumbled upon a painted rock that made your day? Someone placed that rock in that place and one simple act of kindness probably changed your entire day! Let's come together to start a #BBeKind-ness Community Rock Garden! Our rock garden will be a place to leave encouraging and uplifting rocks we've created and a place to pick up an encouraging or uplifting rock when we need one! Let's spread some kindess this summer! We'll provide the rocks, paint, and brushes. You can come with some ideas! (We'll have some of those too!)

Date: Tuesday, July 13th

Time: 2pm-4pm

Location: Belgrade City Park

Fee: $20

Adult & Student Summer Band

The BBE Music Department presents. . . BAND!

Dates: Tuesdays 15, 22, 29, July 6
Practice Times: Student Rehearsals: 6pm | Adult Rehearsals: 7pm
Performance in the Park: Thursday July 8

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Waterpark Wednesdays

Waterpark Wednesdays - Weather Permitting!

Join us on Wednesdays for a good time! We will head to the Dorothy B. Olson Aquatic Center in Willmar. Your fee includes transportation, supervision, and entrance to the park.

Concessions are available or bring snacks to keep on the bus.

We will swim from 12-3:30 pm each Wednesday.

Students under 2nd grade must be accompanied by a supervisor. Check BBE Social Media for weather cancellations or call 320-254-8211 ext. 1218. Weather cancellations will be made by 10:30 am. Bus departs BBE Elementary at 11:15am and BBE High School at 11:30am. Return: HS 4:00 pm and Elem 4:15 pm.

Please pre-register by Tuesday before the trip.

Dates: Wednesdays, June 30, July 7, 14, 21

Cost: $10 per time

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Athlete Performance Program

This program is an intense and organized program that is designed for serious athletes. The program will focus on technique, mobility, developing strength, speed and conditioning. Circuit training, crossfit, speed drills, and competitions are also incorporated into this program. The athletes will learn to push themselves to improve their performance and achieve their goals. Male and female athletes at any competition level (going into Grade 7 and above, including college athletes) are encouraged to participate. There is a minimum of 20 athletes needed.

At BBE, there is no off-season when you want to be all you can be...take advantage of this opportunity now!

Dates: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays June 14-Aug. 12 *There will be No APP July 3-9*


Choose your session!

Session I 6:30-7:15am OR Session II 7:30-9:15am

Location: BBE High School Gym, Weight Room, and Track

Cost: $125

Little Jag T-Ball

All boys and girls that are 4 years old through completing Kindergarten are invited to play some ball! Join us for 3 evenings of fun. Register by May 31.

Dates: Mondays June 7, 14, 21

Time: 5:30-6:30pm

Location: BBE Elementary Field

Cost: $20 (fee includes a shirt)

BBE Little League

Are you ready for some competition?! This league is designed for boys and girls completing grades 1 and 2. Coaches will pitch for this league. We will have some practices to improve on our basic skills and scrimmages against other towns! Game dates will be handed out at a later date.

Dates: Wednesdays June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Time: 6-7pm

Location: BBE Elementary Field

Cost: $30 (fee includes a shirt)

Jaguar Baseball (Minor League, Traveling & 7th-8th Grade)

Specific info below.

Baseball Registration Deadline: Friday, April 30

Baseball questions? Email

Jaguar Minor League Baseball

This league will run from May through end of July. This league is open to all baseball players completing Grades 3-6 and playing time is rotated among all team members. Our BBE teams will play against other communities. Monday nights are practice. Games will begin in June - schedule to follow. BBE will have some home games and some away games throughout the season. All home games will be played at the BBE High School fields. The league schedule will conclude with an end-of-year tournament on July 31. All participants will receive a Jaguar baseball shirt/jersey and hat to keep. Players are responsible for grey pants and a blue belt. League information will be available online once it is ready.

Practice (Grades 3-6): MONDAYS

May 3 - July 26, 6:30-8:00pm BBE High School Fields *NOTE: Players should be at the fields by 6:15pm to be ready by 6:30pm.


3-4 Grade: Tuesdays, June 8-July 27

5-6 Grade: Thursdays, June 10-July 29

*Note: Dates and Times Subject to Change*

Cost: $40

Traveling Baseball Teams

In addition to our Minor League schedule, BBE Baseball Association will also offer two traveling teams. One consisting of 5-6 graders and one consisting of 3-4 graders. Interested players wanting to try out will be notified prior to tryout date with the exact time and date. Each team will consist of 12-13 players. These teams will be determined through a tryout process that follows a standardized form and assessments are made by a group of adults not coaching the individuals in each age group. Coaches will have the final decision as to the number of players for each team. This team is a competitive team and playing time will not be equal.

It is recommended that players trying out for this team should participate in Minor League baseball as well.

In addition to the Minor League schedule, this team may have an additional night of practice and five or six weekend tournaments.

Interested players should register/pay and all fees will be refunded to any player that does not qualify for the team based on the tryout process.

Cost: $60

7th & 8th Grade Baseball

This team will play at a competitive level with teams in area communities. Players are not guaranteed equal playing time, but every effort is to coach each individual to a level where they can compete at the position of their choice. All participants will receive a Jaguar baseball shirt/jersey and hat to keep. Players are responsible for grey pants and a blue belt. League information will be available online once updated.

*Current COVID rules will be followed including masking while playing and spectating.

Practice: MONDAYS May 10 - July 26

Times: 6:30-8:00pm

Location: BBE High School Fields *NOTE: Players should be at the fields by 6:15pm to be ready by 6:30pm.

Games: Tuesdays, June 8 - July 27

*Note: Dates and Times Subject to Change*

Cost: $50

Jaguar Girls Summer Softball

All girls completing Grades 3-11 are invited to join our softball leagues! All home games will be played at 6pm at the BBE Elementary Fields. Practice and game schedules to come from coaches after registration. All fees include a game shirt. *Register by May 13.

U8 Jaguar Softball (1st-2nd grade)

Dates: Mondays, June 7, 14, 21, 28

Time: 6-7pm

Location: Brooten City Park

Cost: $30

U10 Jaguar Softball (3-4th grade)

Dates: Monday nights

Cost: $30

U12 Jaguar Softball (5-6th grade)

Dates: Tuesday nights

Cost: $35

U14 Jaguar Softball (7-8th grade)

Dates: Tuesday nights

Cost: $35

U17 Jaguar Softball

Dates: Thursday nights

Cost: $35

Youth Track & Field

This camp is designed to expose young runners, jumpers, throwers to all facets of track and field events in a fun and non-competitive team setting, and prepare them for our final track meet at Minnewaska. Participants will benefit from working with coaches and high school varsity mentor athletes.

Students completing Grades 3-6 are invited to join.

Events Covered: Relays • Mile • Sprints • Standing Broad Jump • Softball Throw • Frisbee Throw • High Jump (Grades 5&6 only)

Practice Dates: Wednesdays June 9, 16, 23

Time: 11:15am-12:30pm

Location: BBE High School Track

Track Meet Date & Time: June 23 @ 6:00pm, Minnewaska High School Track

Cost: $15

Little Jags Open Gym

Bring your friends to enjoy time in the gym shooting, dribbling, and playing basketball games! Boys & girls who have completed kindergarten through grade 6 are invited. Please pre-register.

Dates: Sundays, June 6, 13, 20, 27

Time: 6-7pm

Location: BBE Elementary Auxiliary Gym (Use Door 8)

Cost: Free!

Boys & Girls Basketball Camp

All boys and girls completing grades K-3 are invited to play some hoops! Join us for a good time learning the basics of basketball with our Varsity coaches and players. Register by May 6th.

All participants will receive a performance wristband.

Dates: May 7, 11, 12

Time: 3:15 (after school) - 4:30pm

Location: BBE Elementary Auxiliary Gym - Please pick up at main door.

Cost: $20 (includes sweat band)

Boys & Girls Basketball Skills

Practice makes perfect! Boys and girls completing grades 3-11 are invited to join us for weekly skills development and practices.

Dates: June 8, 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 29, July 1, 13, 15, 20, 22 (no skills July 5-9)

Time: 7:30-8:30 am (Current Grades 6-11)

8:45-9:45 am (Current Grades 3-5) NO SKILLS FOR GRADES 3-5 ON JUNE 29)

Location: BBE HIGH SCHOOL GYMS - Use Door 3

Cost: $30

Outdoor Tennis Camp

Boys & girls who have completed kindergarten through Grade 8 are invited to improve their skills and have some fun! Our Varsity Tennis Coach and players will lead you through tennis drills, skills, and games. You are encouraged to bring your tennis racket, if you have one. (We will have extras if needed.)

Register by May 14.

Dates: May 25, 26, 27

Time: 4:00-5:15 pm

Location: BBE High School Tennis Courts

Cost: $25

Varsity, JV and Junior High Football Camp

Football players completing grades 6-11 are encouraged to join this football camp. Athletes will get instructions from college coaches as well as the varsity staff to improve their skills. Camp includes instruction and a Jaguar t-shirt. Register by June 24 to guarantee a t-shirt.

Dates: July 26, 27, 28

Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm

Location: BBE High School Football Field

Cost: $35 (includes a Jaguar Football t-shirt)

Youth Football Camp

The BBE Football Coaching Staff invites all students completing grades K-5 to camp! The camp includes instruction by coaching staff, former players and varsity players. Bring shoes and a water bottle. NO CLEATS! Register by June 24 to guarantee a mini football.

Dates: August 16, 17, 18

Time: 6:30-8:15 pm

Location: BBE High School Football Field

Cost: $35 (includes mini football)

High School Volleyball Camp

Chad Braegelmann, head coach at St. Cloud State University, along with members of his coaching staff and players will be running a volleyball camp for players who have completed grades 6-11. This camp will work on skills in serving, passing, hitting, setting, blocking, and includes A LOT of team play! All campers will receive an SCSU volleyball t-shirt. Register by June 16. Each participant will need to fill out a waiver for this camp, which will be provided upon registration.

Dates: June 28, 29

Time: 9-11:30 & 12:30-2:30pm

Location: BBE High School

Cost: $85 (includes shirt)

Youth Volleyball Camp

Students completing grades K-5 are invited to join the BBE coaches and players to improve their volleyball skills! We will be working on skills in passing, setting, hitting, serving, and team play. A large majority of the camp will be spent learning the basics of volleyball. The camp will be split into groups based on age; the players and coaches from the Varsity Volleyball program will be working very closely with the players to ensure a lot of individual attention and FUN! Register by June 16.

Dates: June 28, 29, 30

Time: 3-4:30pm

Location: BBE High School Gym

Cost: $25 (includes mini volleyball)

Youth Wrestling Camp

Join our current college wrestlers and your very own Jaguar coaching staff for this wrestling camp. Don’t miss the fun on the mat! Register by July 15.

Dates: August 3, 4, 5

Time: PreK-Grade 5: 5-6:15pm

Grade 6-11: 6:30-8pm

Location: BBE High School Wrestling Room

Cost: $25 (includes shirt)

Summer Junior Golf League

Come learn the game of golf, get some lessons, and get on the course with Coach Goodwin and the varsity team! Everyone is welcome, from first timers to experienced golfers, we hope to see you this summer. Please provide your own golf clubs or the golf course has a limited number of clubs to borrow. We invite all students who have finished grades 3-8. Register by May 19.

Date: Wednesdays, May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23

Time: 1:00-2:30 pm

Location: Prairie View Golf Course

Cost: $15 (You do not need a golf membership to join this league.)

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Classroom Driver's Ed

This class fulfills the state mandated 30-hours of classroom instruction in drivers training. Upon completion of the course, students receive a blue card as certification of course completion. When applying for a permit, the student must bring their blue card and one form of legal identification along. Classroom training should be done when the student is close to 15 years old. Students cannot apply for their permit until they are 15 years old. Students must have their permit for 6 months before applying for a driver’s license. The fee includes a $20 non-refundable deposit for Behind the Wheel training.


Dates: June 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 (10 sessions)

Time: 8-11am

Location: BBE High School

Fee: $130

Behind the Wheel

Students who have taken Classroom Driver’s Ed and obtained their permit should get registered for Behind the Wheel this summer! The fee includes 6 total hours of driving with a licensed instructor over 3 dates. (2 hrs per time)

*Summer driving is strongly encouraged as driving hours in Sept-May are not guaranteed.*

Register online ASAP as times are first come, first served. You will be contacted with driving dates and times. Students should plan to drive during the summer months if possible, so plan ahead!

Cost: $180 (classroom taken at BBE)

$200 (classroom not taken at BBE)

Register & pay online before calling to schedule driving time.

Indoor Garage Sale

Join the Belgrade City-Wide Sales with your sale at the BBE High School! Come rain or shine. Pay $8 per table and let us do the set-up, signs, and advertising. Purchase as many tables as you need. All profits from sales are yours to keep. Set-up on Friday, May 14 from 4-6pm and Saturday morning from 6-8am. Please limit one card table for the cashier table. (All sale tables must be purchased from Community Education.) Payment must be made before your tables are reserved. Reserve your tables by May 8.

Date: Saturday, May 15

Time: 8-12pm

Location: BBE High School Auxiliary Gym - Use Door 3

Cost: $8 per table

CPR and First Aid Classes

Do you want to become certified in CPR and/or First Aid? You can register for one or both classes.

Parents of 0-5 yr olds can register for $5 per class, all others can take each class for $35 or $60 for both classes.

Register by Monday, May 17.


Date: Thursday May 20

Time: 6-9:00pm

Location: BBE High School

Cost: $5 or $35


Date: Thursday May 27

Time: 6-9:00pm

Location: BBE High School

Cost: $5 or $35


May 13: Summer Payment Plans Due

May 13: Last day of school

May 14: Graduation

June 14: First day of BBE Summer School

July 9-11: Brooten's Bonanza Valley Days

July 23: Last day of BBE Summer School

August 13-14: Belgrade's August Fest

September 7: First day of 21-22 school year!

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Josie Dingmann

Community Ed Program Coordinator

320-254-8211 ext 1319

Holli Bromenshenkel

Community Ed Program Coordinator

320-254-8211 ext 1218