YOUTH ENRICHMENT


WINTER 2020 – January 27 – April 9

  • NO CLASSES Feb. 10-17
  • Member Registration opens Monday, January 6 at 9AM
  • Times and offerings are subject to change.
Winter 2020 Brochure

 

*To register:


BALLET TOTS

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 3 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 10

Ballet Tots is all about music, movement, coordination, spatial relations and the basics of ballet that will hopefully lead to many fun-filled years of dancing and self-expression. Children will learn to identify basic forms of movement through imaginative games, songs, music and rhythmical patterns while fostering independence in a friendly group setting.  

DRESS CODE: Leotard, tights and ballet slippers.

  • Wednesday       AGE 2-4 YRS.      3:45PM – 4:30PM
    • Family Member $170 | Youth Member $200 | Non-Member $230
  • Saturday           AGE 2-4 YRS.      9:30AM – 10:15AM
    • Family Member $153 | Youth Member $180 | Non-Member $207

 

BALLET BEGINNERS

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 3 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 10

Ballet Beginners will spend time learning the positions of the arms and feet, as well as, learning basic ballet steps. Children will learn various stretches, utilizing props to increase flexibility and an understanding of how their muscles coordinate to help them dance. Dancers will also be taught to travel from one corner of the room to the next by way of basic turns, jumps, and leaps. 

DRESS CODE: Leotard, tights and ballet slippers.

  • Wednesday       AGES 4-6 YRS.          4:30PM – 5:30PM
    • Family Member $180 | Youth Member $220 | Non-Member $250
  • Saturday           AGES 4-6 YRS.           10:30AM – 11:30AM
    • Family Member $162 | Youth Member $198 | Non-Member $225

 

BALLET 1

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 3 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 10

Ballet I will begin class with floor stretches, then go to the ballet barre and learn basic steps and positions, which will be combined to create simple combinations.  They will be taught about maintaining correct posture, which in ballet, involves everything from the feet up through the top of the head.  They will learn the names of the steps and what they mean in the French language.  Children will attempt new jumps and execute them with more repetition. 

DRESS CODE: Leotard, tights and ballet slippers.

  • Wednesday       AGES 6-10 YRS.             5:30PM – 6:30PM
    • Family Member $180 | Youth Member $220 | Non-Member $250
  • Saturday            AGES 6-10 YRS.             11:30AM – 12:30PM
    • Family Member $162 | Youth Member $198 | Non-Member $225

 

JAZZ DANCE 1 *NEW*

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 3 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 10

This class introduces Jazz technique and terminology, and will focus on correct jazz training and creative movement. Beginners welcome! 

Dress code:  Leotard with leggings, or fitted shorts, jazz shoes.

  • Thursday       AGES 4-6 YRS.         4:00PM – 5:00PM
    • Family Member $180 | Youth Member $220 | Non-Member $250

 

JAZZ DANCE 2 *NEW*

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 3 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 10

This class introduces Jazz technique and terminology, and will focus on correct jazz training and creative movement.  Dress code:  Leotard with leggings, or fitted shorts, jazz shoes. 

  • Thursday      AGES 6-10 YRS.        5:00PM – 6:00PM
    • Family Member $180 | Youth Member $220 | Non-Member $250

 

TAP DANCE *NEW*

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 3 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 10

This class introduces Tap technique and terminology, and will focus on major motor skills development and tap fundamentals.  Dress code: Leotard or other non-restrictive clothing, tap shoes.

  • Friday      AGES 6-9 YRS.        5:00PM – 6:00PM
    • Family Member $162 | Youth Member $198 | Non-Member $225

 

ROBOTICS *NEW*

MIN. PARTICIPANTS 4 | MAX. PARTICIPANTS 15

Learn Robotics and Programming with Ozobots. These fun little robots are capable of doing amazing things! Kids learn the concepts of programming by using Ozocodes where color codes control the behavior of the robot and you will use them in Mazes and Games, we will even show you how to make your own games where ozobot can play. Through these fun learning activities kids learn how robots follow only specific instructions and how creative it can be to program a robot with almost limitless potential. It’s fun from the first minute to the last so bring a buddy if you can or make new friends who also love Robotics and Gaming!

  • Saturday, Jan. 18         AGES 5-8 YRS.            12PM – 2:00PM
    • Member Rate $50 | Non-Member Rate $65

 

MUSIC LESSONS *NEW*

Joshua Nelson brings a wide range of musical experience to the YMCA. He has taught children of all ages to find joy in learning new instruments while developing their musical skills. He offers lessons for musicians of all abilities in various instruments including piano, clarinet, saxophone, and flute.

  • Tuesdays & Thursdays AGES 4-12 YRS.
  • 11:30AM – 2:00PM – As scheduled with participant. 
    • 60 MINS. Family Member $60 | Non-Member $80
    • 30 MINS. Family Member $30 | Non-Member $40