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.
Fall Classes meet in the YMCA Multipurpose Room or Community Gym from 9:15 am - 10:15 am & 10:30 am - 11:30 am.
Winter Classes meet in the YMCA Multipurpose Room or Community Gym from 9:15 am - 10:15 am
Fall Session Classes:
BALLS OF FUN– December 4
Children will focus on fun while exploring skills like running, jumping, kicking, throwing, catching and playing games with balls. Please wear socks and gym shoes for this active movement class.
CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION– December 11
We will kick off the holiday season singing Christmas carols, playing games and reading stories. All little elves will take a stop in Mrs. Claus’s kitchen to decorate and enjoy some holiday tasty treats!
Winter Session I: January 8 - February 12
Winter Session II: February 26 - April 2
For a complete list of classes and fees, view the Programs page.
Winter Session Classes:
WINTER WONDERLAND– January 8
Time to bundle up – Winter is here! Let’s meet together to build an indoor snowman and design some sparkly snowflakes. We’ll also snuggle up and enjoy a few chilly stories while we sip on hot cocoa. You may bring your favorite blanket to class for snuggling.
KIDS IN ACTION – January 15
Get ready to move 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 an active morning! ***Class held in the YMCA Family Gym***
COLOR MY WORLD – January 22
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.
SUPER BOWL PARTY– January 29
Come and enjoy a morning of football fun! We’ll cheer on our favorite team as we play games, create football crafts and activities and enjoy a “tailgate” snack. Show off your team colors today when you come to class. Go Team!
LITTLE CHEFS – February 5
Calling all junior chefs! Today we’ll experience the joy of cooking as we measure, mix, and learn about kitchen safety and clean up. Our morning will be filled with simple recipes and sampling our creations. **Please alert instructor to any food allergies prior to class.**
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY– February 12
Today we can create our own Valentine’s to share with the special people in our lives. After we are done with our artistic creations, we’ll take time to relax with stories and decorating heart shaped cookies.
DR. SEUSS IS ON THE LOOSE – February 26
Join us today as we celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday and all the rhyming and fun his books have shared with us. Whether we are looking for a “Cat in the Hat” or trying to find the “Wocket in my Pocket”, we are sure to have a fun morning! We may even snack on some “Green Eggs and Ham”!
SENSORY FUN – March 5
We’ll use our five senses to explore, discover and create. We’ll play eye spy, feel different textures, try to guess smells and sounds and create a treat to tickle our taste buds. Don’t miss this “sense-ational” class.
SHAMROCK SHUFFLE – March 12
Happy St Patty’s Day! We’ll all have a bit of the luck of the Irish today as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. It will be a class filled with learning about shamrocks, leprechauns and all things green. Who is ready to join us as we hunt for gold at the end of the rainbow? Don’t forget to wear green to class!
HEALTHY KIDS – March 19
Join us for a morning of getting our bodies moving and learning about being healthy through fun activities and good choices. We’ll also work in the kitchen to create some healthy snacks to enjoy. Please come dressed for movement. ***Please alert instructor to any food allergies prior to class***
DINOSAUR DAY – March 26
We’ll be preschool paleontologists this morning as we dig into the past to learn about dinosaurs. We’ll romp and stomp our way through stories, songs and crafts.
GAMES GALORE – April 2
This morning will be a chance explore games of all sorts as we work on sharing, taking turns, working together and having fun. There will be a chance to check out some favorite active gross motor games, quiet cooperative games, carnival games, recess/playground games, sports and more! ***Class held in the YMCA Family Gym***