Early Education & Youth Programs

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Explorium Programs
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Toddlers and Preschoolers

LIL SLUGGERS        

Ages 2-5

This INDOOR child development program is designed to introduce children to the game of baseball.  We teach the proper way to throw, catch, hit, and run in a fun and exciting environment.  1 coach per 7 children ratio is provided for individual attention and instruction. Children ages 2-3 yrs require parent/caregiver participation.  Promotes teamwork, coordination, social skills. Minimum=5, Maximum=7

INSTRUCTOR:      Lil Sluggers PBC

ACTIVITY:              313051

DAY:                        Saturday

DATES:                   A         May 7 - June 25 (no class 5/28)       

                                 C         July 9 - September 24 (no class 9/3)

TIMES:

A1, C1          Ages 4-5 yrs          8:15am-9am     A1 - CANCELLED

A2, C2        Age 2 yrs                9:15am-10am    A2 - FULL

A3, C3        Age 3 yrs                10:15am-11am    A3 - FULL 

A4, C4       Ages 3.5-4 yrs       11:15am-12pm     A4 - FULL

COST:                   per 7-week session (A): $133 Resident, $166.25 Non-resident

                               per 11-week session (C): $209 Resident, $261.25 Non-resident


ACTIVITY:           313051

DAY:                     Sunday

DATES:               B          May 8 - June 26 (no class 5/29)

                              D         July 10 - September 25 (no class 9/4)

TIMES:

B1, D1          Ages 2-3.5 yrs           9:30am-10:15am   B1-FULL, D1- FULL

B2, D2        Ages 4-5 yrs              10:25am-11:10am   B2 - CANCELLED

B3, D3        Ages 3.5-4 yrs           11:15am-12pm        B3-FULL

COST:        per 7-week session (B): $133 Resident, $166.25 Non-resident

                    per 11-week session (D): $209 Resident, $261.25 Non-resident

MUSIC TOGETHER WITH LAURIE             

Ages 0-6

Music Together is an internationally recognized parent-child music program for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers, ages birth to 6 years and their grownups who love them, to sing, dance, play and drum along. Classes are mixed ages with a parent or caregiver required to participate. Class will meet and sign-in outdoors at the Family Pavilion. Provider requires registrants to pay the $50 Materials Fee (CD, illustrated songbook & download code for semester music) directly on her website (www.musictogetherwithlaurie.com) prior to the first class. No equipment will be supplied or shared. Minimum=4, Maximum=12

INSTRUCTOR: Laurie Luczak, Music Together with Laurie, LLC

ACTIVITY: 213017

DAYS: Thursday

DATES:      B,     March 24-May 26    ALL SESSIONS FULL

SESSIONS:  


MUSIC TOGETHER WITH LAURIE

Ages 0-6 yrs

Weekly 45-minute OUTDOOR classes for newborns up to age 6 and their caregivers to sing, dance, and play along together. Promotes music appreciation, social skills, coordination, and other child development skills. Provider requires registrants to pay the $50 Materials Fee (CD, illustrated songbook & download code for the semester music) directly on her website prior to the first class (www.musictogtherwithlaurie.com).

ALL classes will take place OUTDOORS at the Family Pavilion

INSTRUCTOR:        Laurie Luczak, Music Together with Laurie

ACTIVITY:                313017

DAYS:                       Thursday

DATES:                     A     June 23 - July 21

SESSIONS:  

A1       8:30am-9:15am   

A2      9:30am-10:15am

A3      10:30am-11:15pm

COST    per 5-week session:  $100 Resident 1st child; $85 Resident 2nd child

                                                     $125 Non-resident 1st child; $106.25 Non-resident 2nd child

 

SOCCER SHOTS

Ages 2-5

This weekly OUTDOOR program is an introduction to soccer that utilizes creative and imaginative games to focus on the basics of soccer skills like dribbling, passing, and shooting. Each week we highlight a positive trait such as respect, teamwork, and appreciation. Indoors during inclement weather. Promotes gross motor skills, teamwork, social skills, and learning basic soccer skills. Parent/Caregiver participation is required for ages 2-3.5. Materials Fee $20 (soccer jersey) payable to the instructor on the first day of class. Minimum=3, Maximum=11 (14 for 3.5-5yrs)

INSTRUCTOR:            Soccer Shots Staff

ACTIVITY:                    313010

DAY:                            Saturday

DATES:                         A     May 7 - June 25 (no class 5/28) 

                                       C     July 9 - September 24 (no class 9/3)

TIMES:

A1, C1      Ages 2-3.5 yrs           9am-9:30am          A1 - FULL

A2, C2    Ages 2-3.5 yrs           9:40am-10:10am    A2 - FULL

A3, C3    Ages 3.5-5 yrs           10:20am-11:05am   A3 - FULL

COST:     per 7-week session (A): $131.25 Resident, $164.06 Non-resident

                per 11-week session (C): $206.25 Resident, $257.81 Non-resident


ACTIVITY:                   313010       

DAY:                              Sunday 

DATES:                         B   May 8 - June 26 (no class 5/29)

                                       D   July 10 - September 25 (no class 9/4)

TIMES:

B1, D1         Ages 2-3.5 yrs         9:30am-10am         B1 - FULL

B2, D2       Ages 2-3.5 yrs         10:10am-10:40am   B2 - FULL

B3, D3       Ages 3.5-5 yrs         10:50am-11:35am    B3 - FULL

COST:     per 7-week session (B): $131.25 Resident, $164.06 Non-resident

                 per 11-week session (D): $206.25 Resident, $257.81 Non-resident

TOT TIME   

Ages 1-4 years

New day! This indoor playroom includes toys, bubbles, costumes, crafts, juice and snacks, plus coffee and tea for the adults. Registration and adult supervision are required. Please limit the number of adults in your group.

ACTIVITY:    213006

DAY:            Tuesday

DATES:        E1   May 17

TIME:            10am-12pm

COST:          per child: $5 Resident /$6.25 Non-Resident
                      per adult: Free, registration is required.

Elementary School Age

ARKIDTECTURE I - SUPER STRUCTURES

Ages 5-12

Participants will test materials, meet design constraints, and dream up amazing structures using a variety of different materials including KEVA planks, cardboard, straws, Sour Patch Kids, and more. Activities include testing column strength, designing a floor plan, building an edible bridge, designing and building your own treehouse and more! Promotes critical thinking communication, collaboration, creativity, and innovation. Materials Fee $25 (KEVA planks, KEVA cards, and construction materials) payable to the instructor at the first class. Minimum=6, Maximum=25

INSTUCTOR: Meggie Andramunio, Bricks, Bots & Beakers

 

ACTIVITY: 213034

DAYS: Monday

TIME: 4:15pm-5:15pm

DATES:    B1    March 28 - May 16

COST per 7-week session: $195 Resident, $243.75 Non-resident