Birth to 5 years. 1½ hour class. Afternoon, Saturday and evening classes are now called Family Fun!
A wide variety of activities to explore: art projects, dramatic play, puzzles, blocks, climbing and plenty of time to work on social skills. A simple snack is offered and it ends with a circletime of songs, fingerplays and a story. Wonderful practice for preschool. Siblings are always welcome! Click here for pictures.
Movers & Shakers
Birth to 5 years. 1 hour class.
Using movement and music, this musical class encourages you and your child(ren) to get moving together. We begin with 15 minutes of freeplay and move to 45 minutes of comfortable teacher-led activities. While this class is great for siblings, it also works for 1 child. Be prepared for lots of action while you help your child practice listening, following directions and taking turns during this fun-filled class. Click here for pictures.
Birth to 5 years. 1½ hour class. Looking for something relaxing to do in the evening or on Saturday? Try this new twist on an ExZone class. Multi-age fun for the whole family. Lots of different activities offered each week so children can choose what to do: art projects, easel painting, play dough, puzzles and games. We always end with a circletime filled with movement, music and stories. Click here for pictures.
FunZone NEW Birth to 5 years. 1½ hour class. Another slight twist on an ExZone with theme-based activities and messy art projects! A similar variety of activities to explore: dramatic play, puzzles, blocks, climbing and lots of social interactions. A simple snack is offered and it ends with a circletime of songs, musical activities and a story. Siblings are always welcome.
Sing Along w/Lisa NEW
1 to 5 years. 45 min. class. Think circletime on a fabulous scale! We'll read books, sing songs, move, dance, rhyme and have a wonderful time. Class begins and ends with familiar songs and fingerplays. The middle will be filled with songs and stories on a new theme each week and live guitar playing. If you love circle time, this class is for you! Click here for pictures. Saturday Class!
Cooking with Yvette NEW 2.5-5 years. 1 hour class Come and create healthy, delicious simple meals and snacks for all ages. You and your child will prepare ingredients for cooking and baking and try new foods together. Different fresh seasonal produce is provided each week. Discover the fun of cooking together! Material fee: $25 per family Summer only
Crafty Kids NEW 3 to 5 year olds. 1 hour class. This Saturday class is a combination of art and body movement, woven together with a different art materials each week. Parents and children listen to stories, create works of art using many different media and dance and move to a wide variety of music. An $8 materials fee per child, collected at the first class, allows children and parents to work with many professional-grade art materials in a guided setting. Not currently offered
First Steps to Literacy
2.8 to 5 years. 1 1/4 hour class.
Children, with an adult, learn pre-literacy skills through hands-on projects, stories, group activities and more. Class begins and ends with the theme's story. Lots of great ideas you can use at home to help make learning fun! Click here for pictures.
Exploring Science & Nature
2.8 to 5 years. 1 hour class.
Children discover the natural world through themed free-play, stories, songs, and activities. Each week is different, covering everything from dinosaurs and archaeology to insects and backyard animals. Create a nature notebook to take home! An $8/child materials fee, collected at the first class, helps provide high quality materials. Click here for pictures.
2 to 5 years. 1 hour class.
This class offers a combination of free choice and teacher-created activities. Children work on motor skills, including jumping and climbing, and utilize a variety of wonderful gym equipment. There is a different focus each week and ativities are repeated as we add new ones. Be prepared to MOVE! Click here for pictures. Not offered in summer.
Little Tykes Sports City NEW 2-5 years. 1 hour class. Does your child love physical activity? Each week we have a different sport theme from basket ball to soccer to running. You and your child will practice skills from each week's sport in a non-competitive, fun class held in the gym. Class ends with a musical circletime and a short story. Siblings welcome! Click here for pictures. Back for Spring 2013
In & Out walking to 5 years. 1 hour class. Imaginative and fine motor activities await you at the start of each class followed by a musical circletime. Weather permitting, the class moves outside where a different skill activity is offered each week. Examples are: jumping, climbing, throwing and many more. Join us for the perfect blend of indoor and outdoor fun! Summer only.
Jump Into Speech NEW 12 to 24 months. 1 hour class. Between the ages of 12 and 24 months, toddlers develop their vocabulary at an amazing rate. During this one hour class parents will practice strategies that enhance language learning and develop life-long skills to help communicate with their children more effectively through dramatic play, sensory experiences and simply having fun. We will end with a short circle time of songs finger plays and a story. No siblings please. Begins summer of 2013.
Music Together Birth to 5 years. 45 minute class. We offer 5 classes each session. Registration for classes is through a lottery. Click here for details. Click here for pictures!