Complete List of Activities & Events
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Preschool Open Gym
The gym is set up with age appropriate toys and equipment for you and your child to play and have a safe, fun time! This program is designed for children 6 months – 6 years of age. Parents are encouraged to place children younger than 6 months or older than 6 years in our Wee Folk Room.
Mondays and Fridays, January 7 – May 24
WeJoySing’s Heart Strings
Discover how your child learns and grows through joy-filled musical play. Together, you and your child share in a wealth of musical activities that stimulate their emotional, cognitive, and social development. Parent participation required.
Wednesdays, April 3 – May 15 / Ages: Birth-5yrs
Join Dublin Dance Centre & Gymnastics in developing and improving your child’s coordination, large motor and movement skills through basic tumbling techniques. Parent participation required.
Thursdays, April 4 – May 9 / Ages: 2-3yrs
Soccer Shots: Mini or Classic
Introduction to the fundamentals of soccer principles, utilizing creative games to develop preschoolers’ skills.
Saturdays, April 13 – May 18 / Ages: 2-5yrs
Kindermusik: Laugh & Learn
Through a wide range of musical learning opportunities, preschoolers engage in a natural love of music to activate their imaginations, boost their language skills, and build on their social/emotional development. Parent participation only required the last ten minutes of each class.
Thursdays, April 4 – May 9 / Ages: 3-4yrs
Join Bally Sports for baseball skill learning in an environment perfect for preschoolers! Each week includes instructional time on batting, base running, throwing, and catching.
Saturdays, April 13 – May 18 / Ages: 3-4yrs
Jr. Sport Stars
Jr. Sport Stars provides a positive, age-appropriate introduction to a wide variety of sports in a fun learning environment.
Wednesdays, April 10 – May 8/ Ages: 3-5yrs
Have fun and learn the basics of soccer with Jump Start Sports staff. Each week includes instruction in all aspects of the game with fun drills and low-key, non-competitive games.
Thursdays, April 11 – May 16 / Ages: 3-6yrs
Creative Dance engages young dancers through music and movement, utilizing verbal imagery, props, and age-appropriate themes to explore the joy of dance.
Thursdays, April 4 – May 9 / Ages: 4-5yrs
Minor League Baseball
Join Bally Sports for a fun introduction to baseball incorporating age-appropriate skills through practice development and non-competitive games.
Saturdays, April 13 – May 18 / Ages: 5-7yrs
An introductory program for young dancers that combines fundamentals of ballet and jazz through music and movement.
Tuesdays, April 2 – May 7 / Ages: 5-10yrs
Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced levels are available and include practice and weekly work in self-defense, break falls, rolls, and proper techniques in katas.
Tuesdays & Thursdays, April 2 – May 30 / Ages: 6yrs & Up
Engage in hands-on STEM creativity and challenges involving the build animation of LEGO robots. Each week, discovery new projects utilizing software to effectively manipulate the robots on your command.
Wednesdays, April 3 – May 8 / Ages: 6-10yrs
Learn the fundamentals of lacrosse with Jump Start Sports through weekly instruction and fun, non-competitive games.
Wednesdays, April 10 – May 15 / Ages: 6-10yrs
Learn three basic hand building techniques and proper glazing methods to create ceramic pieces based on personal interests.
Tuesdays, April 2 – May 7 / Ages: 6-12yrs
Cookies & Canvas
Create your own work of art on canvas while enjoying a cookies and juice break midway through each session. Each month design a new seasonal painting with instruction by Mr. Ben.
Saturday, April 6 or May 4 / Ages: 6-12yrs
Saturday Art Club
Designed for both beginner and intermediate artists, engage in a variety of techniques in drawing and painting to create authentic works of art. Each session offers new project ideas and may include watercolor, acrylic, charcoal, pencil, pastel, and prints.
Saturdays, April 13 – 27 / Ages: 6-12yrs
Preschool/Youth Program Updates Mailing List:
If you would like to receive monthly e-mail updates on preschool/youth programs, please join our e-mail mailing list. Contact Jennifer Vosters at 614.410.4573, or firstname.lastname@example.org to add your address to the list.
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If you’re available one day per week between 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., our preschool classes need volunteers to help make programming possible. Days and opportunities vary. Email Shannon at email@example.com if you can help.
Special Needs Participants
Parks & Recreation Services promotes an inclusive policy for all of our programs. To provide the best overall experience for your child or to carry over IEP accommodations, an appointment must be made for an inquiry of needs. Contact Jodi Shealy, Adaptive Recreation Coordinator, at 614.410.4574. An accommodation plan MUST BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO your child’s program or camp registration. This plan is required for each seasonal enrollment.