Youth and Teen Programs

Kids Night Out at Elite
Wouldn’t you like to enjoy a quiet night out while knowing your children are having a ball playing at one of our Community Centers or Elite Gymnastics? Well here is your chance! Our fun-filled nights will keep your child busy with a variety of games, crafts, and refreshments. Gymnastic activities at Elite only. Each child will receive 2 slices of pizza, a juice box, and snacks. Pre-registration required.

Resident Fee: $20 • Non-Resident: $25

  Location Day Date Time  
Age 5-14 Elite Sa Aug 17 5:30-9:30p Register
    Sa Sep 21 5:30-9:30p Register
    Sa Oct 19 5:30-9:30p Register
    Sa Nov 16 5:30-9:30p Register
  Smallwood F Sep 27 5:30-9:30p Register
    F Oct 25 5:30-9:30p Register
    F Nov 22 5:30-9:30p Register
  Somers F Sep 27 5:30-9:30p Register
    F Oct 25 5:30-9:30p Register
    F Nov 22 5:30-9:30p Register

FREE Fishing Lesson
Don't miss our free fishing lessons at Gilbert Run! All bait and tackle will be provided for participants. Registration is available to children ages 6-15. Space is limited. Pre-registration is required. So that we can best serve all of our residents, registration is limited to one class per family.

Resident Fee: FREE 

  Location Day Date Time  
Age 6-15 Gilbert Run Park Th Aug 22 9:30a-Noon Register

Kidding Around Yoga with Marcie
Come join us for an OMazing yoga class designed just for kids. There will be singing, saluting the sun, jogging, dancing, limbo-ing, kidding around, meditation, breathwork, mindfulness and so much more! Classes are so fun that even parents like to join in. No prior yoga experience necessary. No class October 14.

Resident Fee: $40 • Non-Resident Fee: $45 • Walk-In Fee: $8

  Location Day Dates Time  
Age 9-13 Wade M Sep 16-Oct 28 7:15-8:00p Register

Speak EZ
Speak EZ is Public Speaking I & II (Public Speaking Techniques and Speech Writing) designed especially for kids. Through games and group activities, participants will learn techniques on how to write and deliver speeches in a fun-filled environment. Students must be willing to actively participate in all lessons. No class November 30.

Resident Fee: $65 • Non-Resident: $70

  Location Day Dates Time  
Grades K-5 Wade Sa Sep 21-Oct 12 10:00a-Noon Register
    Sa Nov 16-Dec 14 10:00a-Noon Register
Grades 6-8 Wade Sa Oct 19-Nov 9 10:00a-Noon Register

Future Chef
Our young future chefs will explore a variety of culinary adventures creating unique themed snacks. Chef's hat and apron are provided. Please bring a container to take home your artistic creations. All supplies are included.

Resident Fee: $12 • Non-Resident: $14

  Location Day Date Time  
Harvest Theme
Age 6-12 Hanson Tu Sep 24 6:30-7:30p Register
  Henson Th Sep 26 6:30-7:30p Register
Halloween Theme
Age 6-12 Somers W Oct 23 6:30-7:30p Register
  Stoddert Th Oct 24 6:30-7:30p Register
Holiday Theme
Age 6-12 Davis Tu Dec 17 6:30-7:30p Register
  Piccowaxen Th Dec 19 6:30-7:30p Register

The Science Seed
Children are natural scientists; curious and full of desire to observe and explore. The Science Seed teaches geology/earth science, chemistry, biology/nature, physics, and nutrition in fun interactive and age-appropriate ways. Using experienced, certified classroom teachers, your student will bring home a note informing you of what was explored in class and how to continue the lesson at home. Topics will be different for each session. 

Resident Fee: $90 • Non-Resident: $95 

  Location Day Dates Time  
Age 6-8 Somers W Sep 25-Oct 30 6:45-7:30p Register

3, 2, 1...Blast Off!
Gadgets and kids have always gone hand and hand and model rockets are no exception. Participants build, paint and launch their own rockets under the careful eye of our staff. Along the way, they learn some basic physics, a little rocketry history and have lots of fun!

Resident Fee: $40 • Non-Resident: $45

  Location Day Date Time  
Age 7-14 Henson Sa Oct 5 11:00a-Noon Register
  Piccowaxen Sa Oct 19 11:00a-Noon Register