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Free T-Shirts, Food, Fun & Games – Saturday, June 21, 2014

By Pacific West Gymnastics / June 18, 2014

Pacific West Gymnastics is throwing a HUGE FREE party and YOU are invited! Come in for playtime in the gym, bounce houses, face painting, carnival games, giveaways and more. This event is open to all and completely FREE, so be sure to invite all your friends and family!

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Happy Birds Parrots Fly in to Pacific West Gymnastics

By Pacific West Gymnastics / May 21, 2014

For more than 20 years the Happy Birds have been performing educational and fun classroom presentations, school assemblies, preschools and camps.  This performance is fast paced, upbeat with over 25 amazing tricks! Have you ever seen a bird: Ride a bike? Play the Shell Game? Ride a scooter? Talk and sing songs? Play basketball? Impersonate…

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Shadow Puppet Storytelling comes to Pacific West Gymnastics Summer Camp

By Pacific West Gymnastics / May 21, 2014

On Friday, July 18, Daniel Barash of The Shadow Puppet Workshop will be visiting Pacific West Gymnastics Summer Camp for his “Spin Me a Shadow, Tell Me a Tale” Shadow Puppet Assembly Program. Photo courtesy Mike DeVries / The Capital Times Discover the magical world of shadow puppetry with Daniel Barash of THE SHADOW PUPPET WORKSHOP.…

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Once in a Lifetime Monkey & Baboon Show comes to Pacific West Gymnastics

By Pacific West Gymnastics / May 12, 2014

You don’t want to miss this once in a lifetime show at Pacific West Gymnastics Summer Camp! When a movie producer needs a performing baboon, chances are they will call Kevin and Martina Keith ~ the hosts of “Wild about Monkeys”. Training Baboons is their specialty. They believe baboons to be, by far the most…

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Kids’ Gymnastics Leads to Better Bones

By Pacific West Gymnastics / April 30, 2014

Marta Erlandson, a U of S researcher, has found gymnastics helps strengthen kids’ bones. Photograph by: Richard Marjan, The StarPhoenix Article by Jonathan Charlston, The StarPhoenix  Children who take gymnastics lessons may gain protection from osteoporosis later in life, according to a new study. “Personally, I think gymnastics is a very good activity,” said U…

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The Bubble Lady floats in to Pacific West Gymnastics Summer Camp

By Pacific West Gymnastics / April 16, 2014

The Bubble Lady is floating in to Pacific West for their action packed Summer Camp!  Join Rebbeca Nile, The Bubble Lady, and Pacific West Camp on Friday, June 13 at 10:30am and Friday, August 15 at 10:30am for a Bubble Show you won’t soon forget! This fabulous show really pops! It’s crazy, zany, super silly…

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Dance and Cheer Open House a Twirling Success!

By Pacific West Gymnastics / April 11, 2014

Our Dance and Cheer Open House was a twirling success!  Over 100 enthusiastic dancers and cheerleaders attended and previewed our tap, ballet, jazz, hip hop and cheer classes. When our dancers and cheerleaders left Pacific West’s Open House, their faces were painted with stars and their tummies were full of treats and a new Pacific…

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Motivational Quote

By Pacific West Gymnastics / April 8, 2014

You should always be striving to achieve something to feel accomplished.  And it’s important to always finish what you started.  Success doesn’t happen overnight and you have to work hard for it every single day.” – Nastia Liuikin

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Pacific West Dance and Cheer to host Free Open House – Sunday, April 6

By Pacific West Gymnastics / April 2, 2014

Pacific West Dance and Cheer invites you to attend a Free Open House on Sunday, April 6 from 12pm to 2pm. Come by and try out our Cheer Program and all new Dance Program, featuring Tap, Ballet, Hip Hop and Jazz classes for ages walking and up. Be one of the first 100 to arrive…

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Shawn Johnson Quote

By Pacific West Gymnastics / March 31, 2014

“Gymnastics taught me everything – life lessons, responsibility and discipline and respect.” – Shawn Johnson

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