YOUTH PROGRAMS

 

  

 

Art Class 
This class will give children quality opportunities to work with experienced art professionals and students, working on a variety of projects, such as clay sculpting, wire sculpting, and more! 

Classes:
Children Ages 5-12
Mondays 5:00  

Cost:
$5 for Household Members
$17.50 for Facility Members
$35 for Program Members

More Info:
Classes will begin the week of April 29th 
Registration begins April 15th

 

Ballet 
Express ideas and feeling through the art of ballet. Participants will learn balance, grace, poise, self-control, and positive self-esteem. All classes will be held Thursday evening at the Y. Proper dance attire is required. Girls – black or pink leotard with black or pink tights and pink ballet slippers with a strap. Ballet skirts are optional. Boys – black leggings and white top with black ballet slippers with a strap

Classes:
Creative Movement (age 3) 5:00 pm
Pre- Ballet I (ages 4-6) 5:20 pm
Pre-Ballet II (5-6) 5:50 pm
Ballet I (ages 7+) 6:50 pm*
*(Dancers 7-8 yrs of age w/o dance experience should enroll in Pre-Ballet) 

Cost:
$5 for Household Members
$17.50 for Facility Members
$35 for Program Members

More Info:
Classes will begin the week of April 29th 
Registration begins April 15th

  

Tap/Jazz Combo
This upbeat tap/jazz class will be broken into two fun learning experiences. The first half will be focused on beginning/intermediate rhythmic tap (tap shoes required). The second half will focus on learning the basics of modern dance with an upbeat jazz tempo. All Classes will be held on Thursday evenings at the Y.        

Classes:
Pre-Tap/Jazz Ages 5-7 Thursday 6:20 pm
Tap/Jazz/Modern* Ages 8+ Thursday 7:20 pm (Dancers 7-8 years of age without dance experience should enroll in Pre-Tap/Jazz) 

Cost:
$5 for Household Members
$17.50 for Facility Members
$35 for Program Members

More Info:
Classes will begin the week of April 29th 
Registration begins April 15th

Chance to Dance
This fun, energetic, and FREE class is designed for children with special needs, introduces basic movement skills, ballet, jazz, and creativity, with songs and games which allow for self-expression. The class meets the 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month and is free to community members.   


Kempo Dragons 
Kempo is designed to teach focus, concentration, muscle development, balance, and gross motor coordination within the context of Taekwondo.? Their training will also target behavior development, awareness of others, self-confidence and character development. Kempo Dragons is designed for participants 7 years of age and older. 

Advanced:
Monday & Wednesday at 6:00 pm

Beginners (White & Yellow Belts)
Tuesday & Friday at 5:00 pm 

$40 Facility Member Rate
$55 Program Member Rate
Starts the first of the Month
(new sessions start monthly) 

 

Adult & Black Belt Club
The Black Belt club membership entitles the student to participate in our advanced training program. This program is designed to help you achieve the ranks of a black belt while focusing on improving your self. 

Monday & Wednesday at 7:00 pm

$60 Facility Member Rate
$75 Program Member Rate
Starts the first of the Month
(new sessions start monthly)

 


It's Just Music 
In partnership with "You Can Play That," we will be offing introductory music classes on Monday night for children ages 3-8 years of age. 

Classes:
Music I  5:00 pm  (ages 3-5)
Music II 6:00 pm (ages 6-8) 

Cost:
$5 for Household Members
$17.50 for Facility Members
$35 for Program Members

More Info:
Classes will begin the week of April 29th 
Registration begins April 15th

 

SCIENCE CLUB
The Science Club is the place for students who are interested in science to learn about all scopes of science from medicine to chemistry to physics to the environment.
We discuss how to use this conceptual basis for applications in the real world.  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   
Classes:
Wednesdays
Science I (ages 5-8) 5:00 pm
Science II (ages 9-13) 6:00 pm

Cost:
$10 for Facility Members
$15 for Program Members

More Info:
Classes will begin the week of April 29th 
Registration begins April 15th

 

Tumbling  
These classes are grouped by age and experience (beginner/intermediate/advanced) designed to build on skills of tumbling and gymnastics (backward roll, bridge, back handspring, etc.) The goal is to continue to improve your child's coordination, balance, and body awareness while building confidence. All classes will be held at our Carpenter Child Care location.

Preschool Tumbling (3-5 years old)
Our preschool program proudly offers a Tumbling program for children 3 to 5 years of age and is creatively designed to promote body awareness and self-esteem through tumbling exercise. Our program aims to increase each student's individual awareness, coordination, and flexibility.

Mondays 6:00 pm
Wednesdays 5:30 pm 

Beginner Tumbling (ages 6-up)
Emphasis is placed on basic body mechanics and skill development on bars, beam, floor and strength and flexibility. Participants will be taught the skills to accomplish a cartwheel, forward roll, handstands against the wall, introduction to balance beam skills, all while increasing the participant's strength and flexibility.

Mondays 6:30 pm
Wednesdays 6:00 pm or 6:30 pm  

Intermediate (ages 6 and up)
A more difficult skill set will be taught at this level with the focus on body mechanics and skill development on the bars, beam, and floor with strength and flexibility. Basic skills such as Cartwheel, forward roll, and beam experience are needed to participate in this course.

Wednesdays 7:00 pm 

Advanced (ages 6 and up)
Advanced training on gymnastic skill development on bars, beam, and floor. Participants must be able to perform a cartwheel, round-off and backbend on the first day of class and understand basic tumbling skills. If the skills are not met the child will be moved to beginner or intermediate.

Mondays at 7:00 pm


Cost:

$5 for Household Members
$17.50 for Facility Members
$35 for Program Members

More Info:
Classes will begin the week of April 29th 
Registration begins April 15th