Youth Enrichment Classes | Fall 2014

Colleen Malone, BS, Director

If your child is not enrolled in the JCC's Almost Home school-age child care program, the following forms are required to complete your registration. Both can be downloaded now or during the online registration process.   Click on class name for schedule, fees, availability, and to register.
Registation Form         Medical Form

 

 

All About Art       (grades K-3)

Young artists explore a variety of mediums, learn about color and composition, and practice the methods of the masters with instruction from an accomplished artist and experienced art teacher.
Instructor: Zoe Hanson
14 Thursdays 4:30-5:30, begins 9/11
Fee: $322, JCC member $266, AH participant $247

 Game Programming with “Scratch”      ( grades 2-6)

Create your own unique animated stories, interactive art, and video games that you can share! This tile-based, visual programming class uses Scratch to introduce the logic and syntax of programming.  Student will receive their own flash drive and end the semester with finished work. Classes will be held in a new state of the art Mobile Lab under the direction of Digital Arts Experience faculty.
14 Tuesdays 4:00-5:00, begins 9/9

Fee: $420, JCC members $350, AH participant $300

  3D Minecraft Animations         ( grades 2-6)

Learn to model and animate your very own Minecraft characters and worlds! Then export your work from Minecraft to  Blender, an open sourced 3D Animation program.  Learn how to use this powerful editing tool to create unique textures, colors, poses and more! Student will receive their own flash drive and end the semester with finished work and the skills to move on to a more advanced class. Classes will be held in a new state of the art Mobile Lab under the direction of Digital Arts Experience faculty.
14 Thursdays 4:30-5:30, begins 9/11

Fee: $420, JCC members $350, AH participant $300

 

American Goju Karate

Children progress through the belt system, improving fitness, focus, control, balance, coordination, team work, discipline, and memory in a fun environment that celebrates short- and long-term goal achievement.  
Instructor: Sensei Bob Chillemi
Monday and/or Wednesday, begins 9/8 and 9/10

White, Blue and Yellow Belts (beginners) 4:30-5:30 p.m.
Green Belts (advanced beginners) 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Purple Belts (intermediate) 6:30-7:30 p.m.

16 Mondays Fee: $352, JCC member $304, AH participant $288
14 Wednesdays Fee: $308, JCC member $266, AH participant $252

Little Pianists                               (5-6 Years)

Little Pianists is a fun-filled introduction to piano playing based on the Suzuki method. The Suzuki method is based on the principle that young children can develop instrumental skills through listening, imitation and repetition. This group class is 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, begins 9/8
16 Wednesdays 4:00-4:45, begins 9/10
Fee: $350, JCC Member $320, ECP/AH Participant $300


Junior Productions on Broadway                     (7 Years and up)

Students are trained in every aspect of staging a musical theatre production. While rehearsing for the show, which will be performed live onstage, students are encouraged to abandon their inhibitions as they learn voice, movement, acting technique, characterization, improv, mime, audition technique, and much more! Students will go through the audition process and everyone will be cast in an appropriate role chosen to stretch, challenge, and showcase their individual unique talents.This is a program of the JCC’s School of Music and Performing Arts.  
Instructor: Bonnie Kelley-Young
16 Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 p.m. begins 9/10
Fee: $295, JCC Members $265, AH Participants $245 

Kid's Aikido Class (4-8+ years)

Kids embark on a life long journey of body wellness and physical fitness in the form of formal Aikido training, including breathing techniques, stretches, exercises, and some practical application scenarios. They will leave entertained and exhausted, but also empowered to face the many challenges of youth!
Thursday 5:00-6:00, $40/month per child
Visit www.tarrytownaikikai.com for details and to register.

Bigger Kid's Aikido Class (8+ years)

Bigger Kids continue their life long journey of body wellness, and physical fitness in the form of formal Aikido training, including breathing techniques, stretches, exercises, and practical application scenarios. They empower themselves to face the many challenges of becoming young adults and global citizens in an ever changing world.
Thursdays 4:00-5:00, $40/month per child
Visit www.tarrytownaikikai.com for details and to register.

 

Network for Parents of Grade School Children

Monthly meetings to share communal wisdom, ask questions, celebrate successes, and support one another through the challenges of raising our children. Facilitator: Stefani Cohen, LCSW
First meeting Tuesday, October 14, 7:30 p.m.
This program is made possible by UJA-Federation of NY’s Partners In Caring.

 

 

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VIPER (Very Important Person Event Response) Youth Lounge
Hang out and escape regular weekend plans "lounge-style."  Anyone 8 years and older can join us for monthly, Saturday night get-togethers. Themes and rates vary. VIPER will kick off on September 20. Subscribe to the VIPER E-vite list by emailing colleen.malone@jcconthehudson.org or calling 366-7898.

 

Gymnastics School

 Colleen Malone, BS, Director

Recreational gymnastics classes for grade school-age children that advances gymnastics skills and fitness in a fun, safe, motivational environment that advances gymnastics skills and fitness.  Classes are gender specific, broken down by level of difficulty to further broaden and develop gymnastic abilities.  Each class teaches the progression of skills, technique and terminology.

                                                                                               

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

2:55-3:50

Boys Gym I

 

Girls Gym I

 

4:00-4:55

Girls Gym I

Girls Gym I

Girls Gym II

Boys Gym I

5:00-5:55

Girls Gym II

Boys Gym II (invitational)

Girls Gym III

Girls Gym II

6:00-6:55

Girls Gym III

Girls Elite

Girls Gym IV*

Girls Elite

7:00-8:00

Girls
Cheer Tumbling

 

 

Girls
Elite Plus

Start Date

9/8

9/9

9/10

9/11

Fee for 
14 -week semester

*13 wks

$322

$266 JCC member

$247 AH Participant

$322

$266 JCC member

$247 AH Participant

$322   Gym IV* $299

$266 J Mem      $249

$247 AH            $232

$322

$266 JCC member

$247 AH Participant