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Pre-School Programs

Eligibility: Ages 6 months (sitting up) to 16 months (walking)
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Classroom 1
Additional Information: Babies build muscles and learn independence while experiencing rhythms, balance and coordination through musical movements and interactions with their mom, dad or grandparent.
Minimum: 4           Maximum: 6

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall

May 1

Aug. 16

Aug. 20

Monday

9:30 – 10 a.m.

$15/$30

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TODDLER TIME


Eligibility: Walking, 15-30 months
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1

Additional Information: Parent participates with their child through free-time, sharing and social interaction play. Circle time themes offer learning opportunities of language development, listening skills, rhythm, coordination and more!
Minimum: 3           Maximum: 10

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall

May 1

Aug. 16

    Aug. 20

Monday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$20/$40

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PEE WEE AEROBICS 


Eligibility: Ages 30 months (2 ½ years) – 4 years
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Themed lessons, equipment and circle time offer preschoolers physical activity and 45 minutes of independence, while parents can enjoy their own workout. Child must be at least 30 months old, and it is recommended that they have been a participant of Toddler Time. Not required, just recommended.
Minimum: 4           Maximum: 8

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall

May 1

Aug. 16

    Aug. 20

Monday

11 – 11:45 a.m.

$20/$40

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PRE–SCHOOL PLAY GROUP 

Eligibility: Ages 2-5
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Classroom 1/Multi-Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program. This class includes playtime, arts and crafts, etc.
Participants sign up for only one of the times offered and not both classes.
Minimum: 4           Maximum: 6

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall – A

May 1

Aug. 17

Aug. 21

Tuesday

9:30 – 10:15 a.m.

$20/$40

6

Fall – B

May 1

Aug. 17

Aug. 21

Tuesday

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

$20/$40

6


BOOK IT

Eligibility: Ages 2 ½ – 5 years

Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1 /Classroom 1
Additional Information: Books come alive with reenactments, games and songs to open the imagination and provide tons of active movement.
Minimum: 4           Maximum: 8

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall

May 1

Aug. 21

Aug. 23

Thursday

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

$20/$40

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FUN FOR TOTS

Eligibility: Ages 2–4
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi–Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program. This class includes fun, active playtime activities. Minimum: 4        Maximum: 8

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall

May 1

Aug. 22

Aug. 24

Friday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6

PRE–SCHOOL P.E. 

Eligibility: Ages 3–5
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi–Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program. Children participate in activities using active, gross and fine motor skills. Great class to prepare for school and have fun too!
Minimum: 4           Maximum: 8

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Fall

May 1

Aug. 22

Aug. 24

Friday

11 – 11:45 a.m.

$20/$40

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PRESCHOOL GYMNASTICS

BOUNCING BUNNIES– (PRE–SCHOOL GYMNASTICS WITH PARENT PARTICIPATION)

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Ages 1–3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

Fee

Weeks

May

March 19

April 27

May 3

Thursday

10 – 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

June

April 2

May 31

June 7

Thursday

10 – 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

July

April 2

June 28

July 5

Thursday

10 – 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

August

April 2

July 26

Aug. 2

Thursday

10 – 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

Sept

April 2

Aug. 30

Sept. 6

Thursday

10 – 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

BOUNCING BUNNIES – (PRE–SCHOOL GYMNASTICS WITH PARENT PARTICIPATION)

Eligibility:
Girls and Boys Ages 1–3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition, and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

Fee

Weeks

May

March 19

April 27

May 5

Saturday

9:30 – 10:05 a.m.

$50

4

June

April 2

May 31

June 2

Saturday

9:30 – 10:05 a.m.

$50

4

July

April 2

June 28

July 7

Saturday

9:30 – 10:05 a.m.

$50

4

August

April 2

July 26

Aug. 4

Saturday

9:30 – 10:05 a.m.

$50

4

MARCHING MONKEYS

E
ligibility: Girls and Boys Age 3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry, and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition, and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

Fee

Weeks

May

March 19

April 27

      May 3

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

June

April 2

May 31

     June 7

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

July

April 2

June 28

     July 5

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

August

April 2

July 26

     Aug. 2

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

Sept.

April 2

Aug. 30

    Sept. 6

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

MARCHING MONKEYS

Eligibility:
Girls and Boys Age 3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

Fee

Weeks

May

March 19

April 27

     May 5

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

June

April 2

May 31

    June 2

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

July

April 2

June 28

     July 7

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

August

April 2

July 26

     Aug. 4

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

Sept.

April 2

Aug. 24

    Sept. 1

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

GALLOPING GATORS

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Ages 4–5
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Beginning level gymnastics skills, flexibility, coordination, balance and strength through safe gymnastics progressions are introduced at this level. All of these skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games, taking turns, and encouraging peers. We use music, games and coloring sheets to teach some of the skills and discipline necessary for entering kindergarten

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

Fee

Weeks

May

March 19

April 27

May 2

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

4

June

April 2

May 31

June 6

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

4

July

April 2

June 28

July 11

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

4

August

April 2

July 26

Aug. 1

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

4

Sept.

April 2

Aug. 30

Sept. 5

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

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GALLOPING GATORS

Eligibility:
Girls and Boys Ages 4–5
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Beginning level gymnastics skills, flexibility, coordination, balance and strength through safe gymnastics progressions are introduced at this level. All of these skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games, taking turns and encouraging peers. We use music, games and coloring sheets to teach some of the skills and discipline necessary for entering kindergarten.

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

Fee

Weeks

May

March 19

April 27

May 3

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

June

April 2

May 31

June 7

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

July

April 2

June 28

July 5

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

August

April 2

July 26

Aug. 2

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

Sept.

April 2

Aug. 30

Sept. 6

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

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