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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 mom, dad, or grandparent.
Minimum: 4           Maximum: 6

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Session II

Sept. 1

Oct. 19

   Oct. 23

Monday

9:30 – 10 a.m.

$15/$30

6

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 4

   Jan. 8

Monday

9:30 – 10 a.m.

$15/$30

6


 








 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

Session II

Sept. 1

Oct. 19

Oct. 23

Monday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 4

Jan. 8

Monday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6









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 preschooler’s 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: 3           Maximum: 8

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Session II

Sept. 1

Oct. 19

   Oct. 23

Monday

11 – 11:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 4

   Jan. 8

Monday

11 – 11:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6


 


    


ENERGY OUTLET 

   Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Classroom 1/Multi-Purpose Room 1
   Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program. This class includes a weekly dose of high energy
   release activities.       
  Minimum: 4           Maximum: 8

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Session I

Sept. 1

Oct. 20

   Oct. 24

Tuesday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 5

   Jan. 9

Tuesday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6



 



   PRE-SCHOOL PLAYGROUP

     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.      
     Minimum: 4 Maximum: 6

Class

Reg. Begins

Reg. Ends

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time

TR/NR

Weeks

Session II

Sept. 1

Oct. 20

   Oct. 24

Tuesday

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

$20/$40

6

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 5

   Jan. 9

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

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 9

   Jan. 11

Thursday

11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

$20/$40

6


 







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

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 24

   Jan. 26

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

Winter

Nov. 1

Jan. 24

   Jan. 26

Friday

11 – 11:45 a.m.

$20/$40

6



                                                       Preschool Gymnastics

*For information regarding classes and inclement weather, please contact VA Techniques at (5 40)381-5 15 1 or visit their website at www.vatechniques.com

   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

Nov.

Sept. 1

Oct. 26

   Nov. 2

Thursday

10 – 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

Dec.

Sept. 1

Nov. 30

   Dec. 7

Thursday

10 - 10:35 a.m.

$50

4

Jan.

Sept. 1

Dec. 28

   Jan. 4

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

Nov.

Sept. 1

Oct. 26

Nov. 4

Saturday

9:30 – 10:05 a.m.

$50

4

Dec.

Sept. 1

Nov.27

Dec. 2

Saturday

9:30 – 10:05 a.m.

$50

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

Nov.

Sept. 1

Oct. 26

Nov. 2

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

Dec.

Sept. 1

Nov. 30

Dec. 7

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

Jan.

Sept. 1

Dec. 28

Jan. 4

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

Starting Date

Day of Week

Time                      

Fee

Weeks

Nov.

Sept. 1

Nov. 4

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

Dec.

Sept. 1

Dec. 2

Saturday

11:10 – 11:55 a.m.

$66

4

Jan.

Sept. 1

Jan. 6

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,

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

Nov.

Sept. 1

Oct. 26

Nov. 1

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

4

Dec.

Sept. 1

Nov. 30

Dec. 6

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$66

4

Jan.

Sept. 1

Dec. 28

Jan. 3

Wednesday

4:30 – 5:15 p.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

Nov.

Sept. 1

Oct. 26

Nov. 2

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

Dec.

Sept. 1

Nov. 30

Dec. 7

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4

Jan.

Sept. 1

Dec. 28

Jan. 4

Thursday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

$66

4