Early Childhood Enrichment Classes | Spring 2015

The Fall Program Guide is Now LIVE

   Member Priority Registration
   begins August 3 online
   August 5 by office staff (Phone or in person)

   Community Registration
   begins August 10 online

   August 12 by office staff (Phone or in person)

   Site Under Construction
   Weblinks for online registration will be live by August 3

If your child is not enrolled in the JCC's Early Childhood Program, the following forms are required to complete your registration.  Both can be downloaded now or during the online registration process.  

Registration Form           Medical Form

For prorated rates on classes already in session
and to register, call 914.366.7898.

Pre-Ballet (2-3 years)

Our pre-ballet dancers will stretch their imaginations and their bodies as they are introduced to basic ballet concepts through creative movement.  Boys and girls welcome.  Instructor Anne  Ramsay

10 Tuesdays, 1:00 - !:30 p.m.

$150; $120 JCC members; ECP $89


Ballet (3.5 - 5 years)

Get ready to apply basic ballet concepts in a fun, high energy program that promotes coordination, strength and grace.  Boys and girls welcome. 

15 Fridays, 1:15 - 2:00 p.m., begins 2/6

$300; $225 JCC members; ECP $150


Tot Shabbat (0-7 years with adult)
Join Rabbi Lisa Izes in celebrating Shabbat with songs, stories, crafts and of course, challah! Activities are geared to children birth to 5 years with an adult.

First Friday of the month 4:00-4:45 p.m., begins 2/6. Advanced registration appreciated. Drop-ins welcome.
Fee: $15/family per month


Tiny Tigers Karate (3-5 years)
This goal-oriented skills program is designed just for preschoolers. Children improve focus, control, balance, coordination, fitness, team work, discipline, and memory in a fun environment.
Instructor: Sensei Bob Chillemi

9 Thursdays, begins 1/5

3s: 1:15 - 1:45 p.m.

4s   1:45 - 2:15 p.m.

Fee: $200, JCC member $175, ECP participant $150


Fairy Tale Theater (4-6 years)

Using acting techniques, improv, and pantomime, kids will play, laugh and have fun while learning to use their bodies and voices on stage. Students will have the opportunity to act out some of their favorite fairy tales and share their work with an invited audience during the final class. This is a program of the JCC’s School of Music and Performing Arts. 
Instructor: Bonnie Kelley-Young

16 Wednesdays 4:00-4:45 p.m. begins 2/4
Fee: $295, JCC Members $265, ECP/AH participants $245 


Little Pianists (4-7 years)
Little Pianists is a fun-filled introduction to piano based on the Suzuki method, the principle that young children can develop instrumental skills through listening, imitation and repetition. Intended to prepare children for private music lessons. Class size is limited. This is a program of the JCC’s School of Music and Performing Arts. 
Instructor: Bonnie Dietrich

16 Mondays 4:00-4:45 p.m., begins 2/2

16 Wednesdays 4:00-4:45 p.m., begins 2/4
Fee: $350, JCC member $320, ECP/AH participant $300 


Jr. Gymmies (Co-ed, 3-5 years, potty trained)
Develop listening and gross motor skills in a safe environment. Children improve coordination through interactive instruction while having FUN!  Working with obstacle courses and specialty apparatus promotes basic gymnastics skills which enhance independence and self confidence. This is a program of the Gymnastics School. 

Cubs: An introduction to gymnastics with a focus on body positions, terminology, rules and safety.

Tumble Bears: For experienced students. Intermediate gymnastics with a focus on flexibility, balance and strength.

Gym I (Invitational): Basic gymnastics skills, flexibility and balance. 

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday
12:30-1:15 Cubs Cubs   Tumble Bears  
1:20-2:05   Tumble Bears     Tumble Bears   Cubs
2:10-2:55   Gym I   
Start Date 13 classes 2/2 14 classes 2/3 14 classes 2/4
Fee: $322 $345 $345
JCC Member: $266 $285 $285
ECP Participant: $247 $265 $265