Preschool Enrichment Weekly Program Classes
Weekly program classes are geared for preschoolers ages 3½-6 years old without a parent. Please alert us to any food allergies prior to each class.
Pre-registration is required.
Spring/Summer Classes meet in the Family Gym or YMCA Board Room from 9:15 am - 10:15 am
Spring Session Classes:
Ready, Set, GO! – April 23
Get ready to go, go, go this morning as we work on building gross motor skills, strength, body control, balance and coordination through aerobic activities, cooperative games, sports and music. Dress for movement! **Class held in the YMCA Family Gym**
Little Learners – April 30
This morning we will focus on our ABC’s, 123’s, shapes, colors and more! Kids will see how fun learning can be as we use crafts, songs, stories and activities to get our minds working.
How Does Your Garden Grow – May 7
Ever wonder how a tiny seed blooms into a beautiful flower? We will be busy bees this morning as we buzz around to different activities that help us to learn about seeds, flowers and more. We’ll plant some seeds to bring home & test out our green thumbs.
3-2-1 Blast Off!! – May 14
We are going to blast off in our rocket ships this morning and head up to outer space for an out-of-this world adventure. Our mission will take us visiting planets and learning about the universe in which we live.
Wiggle & Giggle – May 21
This fun movement class will get us moving and laughing while enhancing physical skills and using our imaginations. Kids will play games, pretend, imagine, run, jump, roll and see how staying active and fit can be FUN! Dress for an active morning. **Class held in the YMCA Family Gym**
A Camping We Will Go… – May 28
Hi, ho the derry-o, a camping we will go! Grab your sleeping bag for a campout under the “stars” this morning at the Y. We’ll sit around the “campfire”, make s’mores and enjoy some fun camp games and projects.
Summer Session I: June 18 - July 16
Summer Session II: July 23 - August 13
For a complete list of classes and fees, view the Programs page.
Summer Session Classes:
Nursery Rhyme Time – June 18
Your little one will enjoy hearing, singing and reciting many different nursery rhymes. We will have a blast with motions, music, books and pictures to go along fun nursery rhymes.
Happy Birthday America – June 25
Show your USA pride by wearing red, white and blue! Learn about our country’s flag and let freedom ring at our early Independence Day celebration. Sing, march and play the all-American way. We’ll end our celebration with some indoor “fireworks” of our own.
Snack Attack – July 9
Today we will learn about all the colors around us. We will experiment with mixing and creating new colors through art projects as well as enjoy music and activities focused on all the colors of the rainbow. Please wear your favorite color to class today.
Down on the Farm – July 16
Old McYMCA had a farm, E-I-E-I-O! And on that farm we played all morning, E-I-E-I-O. Farm adventures await us this morning as we practice being farmers by learning about farm animals and planting our farm fields. We will even take one of our farm “crops” home to grow!
Pirate Adventures – July 23
Ahoy There Matey’s! We’re looking for some young pirates to embark on a high seas adventure. We’ll search for treasure, hear some scurvy tales of pirates and maybe run into a sea monster. Come aboard our ship and see if you are a sea-worthy pirate or if you’ll end up walking the plank.
Book Nook – July 30
You can never read too many books! This class will feature new and familiar stories that your little bookwork will love! We will read, play games, sing songs & make creations to enhance our favorite stories.
Kitchen Creations – August 6
This class will help kids to associate cooking and nutrition with fun! We will work on simple recipes with basic ingredients, measuring, mixing and of course tasting our creations! We will also learn about kitchen safety and clean up. **Class held in YMCA Board Room**Please alert instructor to any food allergies prior to class**
Fun in the Sun! – August 13
It’s “Sum Sum Summertime” fun today! Join us this morning for a YMCA style beach party. We will celebrate summer, sunshine & fun! Kids will take part summertime games and adventures. Wear your favorite summer hat or sunglasses to class today.