Enrichment Opportunities in BisMan
These are community programs that homeschoolers may find of interest though some are not specifically for homeschoolers (marked with an *).
We do not endorse any of these programs but are providing this information as a resource to our homeschooling community.
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Bismarck/Mandan Home Schoolers: Facebook group.
Bismarck Aikido: homeschool aikido class held in the afternoon.
Northern Plains Dance: homeschool ballet class held on Thursday afternoons.
Sanford Power: fitness training sessions for homeschoolers ages 11-15. Call 323-1126.
Sanford Power Homeschool Phy Ed: phy ed program for homeschoolers ages 5-11. Call Chris 323-1126
Open Gym: Fridays 2-3pm at Dakota Star Gymnastics in Mandan. $5/person.
Apple of His Eye Art: art classes led by a veteran homeschool mom.
Theo Art School Homeschool Art Classes: monthly or bi-monthly art classes for elementary aged homeschool students.
Bismarck Mandan Youth Symphony Orchestra*: community youth symphony orchestra.
Career Academy*: hands-on classes for high schoolers.
Central Region Area Career & Technical Center*: online vocational classes for high schoolers.
High School Homeschool Phy Ed*: offered through ND Center for Distance Learning
Outschool*: variety of online classes for all ages.
Open Gym*: held at various schools around town on the week-ends, open gym provides a place to play with other kids and families. Why not invite a few homeschool friends to join you?
Sewing Classes*: Sewing, knitting & crochet classes.
Bismarck Public Schools Athletics*: sports for grades 6 and up.
Preschool Play Dates*: sponsored by Bismarck Parks & Rec, these community play dates are for kids infant-5 years and their parent.
Toddler Splash Days*: Bismarck Parks & Rec invites you to come splash at the BSC Aquatic Center.
Preschool Skate Dates*: free ice skating program for preschoolers and their parents.
Imagination Playground*: have fun with Bismarck Parks & Rec's "playground in a box."
Mothers of Preschoolers and MomsNext*: church-based moms connection group. Various groups, meeting places/times.
Bismarck Moms Club*: moms connection group in Bismarck.
Shenanigans*: craft events & other activities.
Indoor playgrounds: BSC Aquatic Center, Gateway Mall, Heritage Center, Kirkwood Mall.
Museums, Galleries & Historical Sites: Gateway to Science, Heritage Center, Former Governors Mansion, Buckstop Junction, Camp Hancock, Bismarck Art Gallery (BAGA), Bismarck Downtown Artist Cooperative, The Capital Gallery, ND Capital Building, Railroad Museum in Mandan.