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ALL BY MYSELF / PRESCHOOL CLASSES

Parents must sign in children and stay in the building for classes 45 minutes or shorter. Children must be fully potty trained in 3 year old and up classes (no pull-ups.)

*Indicates good choice for 1st class without parent.

 

WATERTOWN AREA YMCA CLASSES

The Y will be closed May 25th and July 4th.


Nature Detectives: (Ages 3-6)
Children will become “nature detectives” inside and outside. We’ll explore animals, insects, plants and weather. Come dressed to explore outdoors. 


Messy Art: (Ages 3-6)
We will explore concepts of science and art by engaging our senses, making predictions and studying the world around us.


Game Changers: (Ages 8-12)
3:00-3:45pm

A FREE program for children ages 8-12. Games, Art, Science! Join us for a free activity with a Y staff. Meet the first and third Wed of each month.  Register in advance to secure your spot. 


Zumba Kids: (Ages 4-11)
The Zumba® Kids program is the ultimate dance-fitness party for young Zumba fans, where they can play it loud and rock with friends to their own rules! This program features age-appropriate music and break down each dance step. Each class builds on confidence, coordination, and team work. Kids will also play games, have fun activities and explore different cultures. 


Kids Zone: (Ages 5-7)
5:00-6:00 pm

A FREE program for children ages 5-7.  Each night we will start with 30 minutes in the youth room with a Y mentor and then have a 30-minute themed activity! Meet the first and third Thursday of each month.  Register in advance to secure your spot. 


 

YMCA AT PABST FARMS CLASSES
 

The Y will be closed May 25th and July 4th. The gym will be closed May 19-25 for floor refinishing.


Afternoon Gym Class: (Ages 3-6)
Join our preschool instructors for athletic fundamentals that challenge this young age group.


Jump & Shout: (Ages 2-3)
Jump and shout your sillies out! Fun movement activities will encourage your little ones to keep the energy flowing while developing beginner level motor skills.


NEW! Muscles in Motion: (Ages 3-5)
Boys and Girls, come join the fun. The engaging beat of child friendly music and creative dance moves makes this class perfect for having fun while getting plenty of exercise.


Soccer Tykes: (Ages 3-5)
Shot and a goal! Fundamentals of the game will be covered while strengthening foot-eye coordination, motor skills, and social development. 


Sports Sampler: (Ages 3-5)
Dunking a basket, kicking a football, shooting a goal are only a few of the varied activities your little athlete will experience through the course of this class. We focus on multiple sports and promote teamwork. Activities are designed to encourage a love of sports and movement while learning fundamental sports skills.


T-ball Tykes: (Ages 3-5)
Introduction to baseball. Kid-friendly instruction with a focus on being a team player and having FUN!


Tumbling: (Ages 3-5)
This class will focus on stretching, ways to move your body and basic tumbling skills. We incorporate fun music and movement to exercise the child’s mind and body.


 

PRESCHOOL CLASSES

The Y’s Preschool Enrichment classes provide socialization, healthy activities and fun for children ages 2 – 6. Children learn about the alphabet, colors, numbers, shapes, movement, dance, music and more. Our curriculum changes each session, so your kids can repeat the class for new fun! *Prior “Parent/Child” class suggested


Art and Science: (Ages 3-6)
We will explore concepts of science and art by engaging our senes, making predictions and studying the world around us.


Boys R Us*: (Ages 2-5)
Trucks, heroes, dinosaurs and more! This class is a mix of various topics geared just for boys. Your little guy will get the chance to play games, listen to stories and make new friends. A creative class to celebrate our boys!


First Friends*: (Age 2)
A great class for two year olds to leave their grown up for the first time. The children will play together, do crafts, and enjoy music in the quiet and safe place of the Kids Gym.


Kids in the Kitchen: (Ages 3-6)
Mmmm…What’s cooking? Children experience the joy of cooking as they measure and mix simple ingredients to make delicious foods to taste and sometimes share.


Messy Art: (Ages 3-6)
We will explore concepts of science and art by engaging our senses, making predictions and studying the world around us.


Nature Detectives (Ages 3-5)
Children will become “nature detectives” inside and outside. We’ll explore animals, insects, plants and weather. Come dressed to explore outdoors. 


Preschool Prep (Ages 3-5)
The children will be introduced to early concepts of letters, numbers, colors and shapes. We will have fun learning with songs and stories. Each session continues on from the last session. Great stepping stone into preschool or 4K.


Super Tots*: (Ages 2-3)
Super strength, super speed, super FUN! Stretch, hop, jump and play with your super friends.