Youth & Children Activities

 

Acting

 
Acting Workshop  (Ages 8 -13 ) 
 
 romeo & Juliet 

Thursdays 4:00pm  - 5:30pm 

  • January 23 - March 26 
  • $150 resident/ $155 non-resident 

Instructor: Jean Schubert


Yoga

LITTLE LOTUS YOGA (3-5yrs)

Children can grow into their own practice of yoga; learning to strengthen their concentration skills and calm their minds, which leads to greater awareness and control of the body’s  movements. Interactive story-telling, games, music, and age-appropriate journaling are woven throughout a lively asana series to create a child-inspired yoga experience that is enriching and FUN!
Palmetto  Room Min. 4           

Wednesdays       8:15am - 9:00am 
  • January 8 - January 29
  • February 5 - February 26 
  • March 4 - March 25

Monthly Sessions: $40 resident/ $45 non-resident

Instructor: Kim Markin


Ballet

Basic ballet techniques and movements will be taught. Ballet shoes, leotard and tights required.
High Tide/Low Tide Room             Min. 6     Max. 14

Mondays                10:30am - 11:00am   
  • January 13 - March 2 (No Class Jan. 20 & Feb. 17)
  • March 9 - April 27 (No Class April 16)

Instructor: Kim Chesley-Breland


Gymnastics

Children ages 3 years and up. Basic tumbling, balance beam, and mini-bars. Leotards required for girls. 
Shorts and t-shirts required for boys. NO socks or tights! 
Palmetto Rooms   Min. 6      Max. 14

Tuesdays                3:30pm - 4:15pm
  • January 7 - February 11 
  • February 18 - March 14
  • March 31 - May 12 (No class April 7)

$80 resident/ $85 non-resident
Instructor: Tricha Tapio


Cheernastics

Learn what it takes to be a cheerleader. Participants will learn all aspects of cheerleading,tumbling, stunts, positive attitude and FUN! Ages 4-8 years. 

Tuesdays   4:15pm - 5:00pm 
  • January 7 - February 11 
  • February 18 - March 14
  • March 31 - May 12 (No class April 7)

$80 resident/ $85 non-resident
Kaylie Penninger


 Tennis

Tiny Tennis  (3-7 yrs)

4-5 years old:  3:30pm - 4:00pm    
5-8 years old   4:00pm - 5:00pm   
* Participants will be placed according to skill level

Youth Tennis 

Beginner:(7-11yrs)         5:00pm - 6:00pm  
Intermediate: (11+yrs)   6:00pm - 7:00pm   
* Participants will be placed according to skill level

Tuesdays 
  • January 7 - January 28  - Registration Opens: December 16 
  • February 11 -March 3  - Registration Opens: January 13
Thursdays 
  • January 9 - January 30 - Registration Opens: December 16 
  • February 13 - March 5 - Registration Opens: January 13

Fees
Tiny Tennis 4-5 yrs:  $45 resident/$50 non-resident  per session 
Tiny Tennis 5-8 yrs, Youth Tennis Beginner & Intermediate: $60 resident/ $65 non-resident  per session

Instructor: Corinne Enright 


2020-2021 school year

Must be 3 years old by September 1, 2020 & Potty-Trained.

IOP/SI Residents: January 27 - Until Full 
Non-Residents: February 3 - Until Full 
$80 deposit due at time of registration  (Non-Refundable)

Monday/Wednesday/Friday     9:00am - Noon 
$150 resident/$155 non-resident/ monthly tuition

Tuesday/Thursday      9:00am - Noon 
$100 resident/$105 non-resident/ monthly tuition

IOP Kids Information & Curriculum - 3 & 4 year old Program
The IOP Kids program is designed to help develop fine motor skills, promote social interaction and cooperation with peers, listen to and follow directions and adapt to a simple routine. Throughout the school year, class will emphasize on interactive play through songs, games, nature and arts & crafts. Participants will be introduced to the alphabet, numbers and shapes.
Instructor: Cathy Adams


Mini Minnows

Afternoon playgroup for 3 & 4 year olds. Must be 3 years old and Potty Trained by September 1, 2019.
Learning through socialization and play

Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays      12:00pm - 3:00pm

Program full for 2019-2020 school year. Call for availability or more information 
$130 resident/ $135 non-resident
Instructor: Cathy Adams


Tae Kwon Do

Develop balance, accuracy, speed, power, focus and self-confidence. Training includes stretching, mild running, forms, 3-step sparring, freestyle and non-contact sparring.

Saturdays        9:00am - 10:00am

Children 6 - 11 years old
$30 resident /  $35 non-resident 
Registration fee is due at the beginning of each month
Instructor: Jack Emmel, MD, 7th Dan


Mommy/Daddy & Me

Little ones (3 years and younger) grab your Mommies and Daddies and come socialize and play in our Tadpole Room full  of fun toys!!  

September - May 
Fridays         9:30am - 11:00am  
Saturdays    9:00am - 12:00 Noon

FREE


Science with S.A.M.

Solving-Analyzing-Mysteries. Hands on science class for preschoolers that will encourage and develop critical thinking skills as they learn about the scientific process.  Ages 3-5 years 

Thursdays  12:00pm - 12:45pm 

  • January 9 - January 30 
  • February 6 - February 27 
  • March 5 - March 26
  • April 2 - April 30 (No Class April 9)

$45 resident/ $50 non-resident 
$15 per class: Register by Friday, before activity.
Instructor: Samantha Barrineau


Kensington Enrichment 

Farm to Table 

A fun, hands-on program that addresses the relationship between students, communities and the environment in which they live. A selection of topics includes: The farmers table, local foods & where they come from, health & nutrition, gardening, personal responsibility and so much more! Topics are taught through art.  All materials included, daily refreshments and the making of the Farm to Table fresh salad during class finale. At Kensington, we teach children to respect each other and to take care of their surroundings. We believe in leaving the world a better place than how we found it. Ages 6 & up

Thursdays    4:00pm - 5:30pm 
  • January 30 - March 5

$90 resident/ $95 non-resident 
Instructed by: Kensington Enrichment, D'ette Eglin 

Handling Social Media w/ Confidence and Grace

Girls Ages 11yrs & older
This program is taught in a fun and dynamic way through the use of engaging activities and the "Kensington Round Table" discussion group. Program topics include: The staying power of social media, stranger danger, confidence & self-esteem building, cyber-bullying, parents they have your back and so much more. Social media is not encouraged in this class and there is no screen time.   

Wednesdays    4:00pm - 5:30pm 
  • March 19 - April 30 (No class April 9) 

$105 resident/ $110 non-resident 
Instructed by: Kensington Enrichment, D'ette Eglin 

Capital Kid$

At Capital Kid$ children develop life skills in the areas of financial literacy and entrepreneurship. A fun, nurturing hands-on program for the very young includes simple but important life skills. Activities include coloring worksheets, number rhymes, storytelling and counting songs. Role playing at the Capital Kid$ Store projects include “The Envelope Please” which will introduce the concept of dividing money, $ave, $pend & give.

Wednesdays       4:00pm - 5:00pm
  •  January 29 - March 4    Ages 3-5 yea

  • March 18 - April 29     Ages 6-10yrs

$90 resident./ $95 non-resident
Kensington Instructor: Dette Eglin

 


Holiday Activities 

Santa's Cookie Workshop

  • Thursday, December 12 at 4:00pm 

Register by Monday, December 2
FREE 

Movie & Dodgeball 

  • Friday, January 3, 2020  from 12:00pm - 3:00pm - Holiday Break 
  • Wednesday, April 8   12:00pm - 3:00pm - Spring Break 

Register by Friday, December 21, 2019 
$10 resident/ $15 non-resident 
Minimum 15
 

All Holiday Activities Supervised by Recreation Staff

 

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