Enrichment Programs for Children


Mommy and Me - Music and Movement for Tots

Sing, move and play percussion instruments while learning new songs, meeting new friends, and sharing the joy of music. This class introduces the basic elements of music such as beat, rhythm, tempo, dynamics, & pitch through movement games, stories, and songs that help lay the musical foundation.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
1–2 years Wed 10:15am-11:00am 10 weeks September 10-December 10
(no class 9/24; 10/8; 10/15;11/26)
$171/$190
 
Art Classes

In this class children will learn how to draw their favorite animals and people using simple and familiar shapes. Children will be able to reproduce an image on their own and learn how to make a collage. This fun class will boost your child’s self-esteem, develop fine motor skills, focus their attention, and help bring out their artistic talents with the main focus on teaching children to draw realistically.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
4–6 years Sun

TBD

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$180/$200
$6 material fee

7–9 years Sun

TBD

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$180/$200
$6 material fee

 
Hip-Hop/Break-Dance

The class teaches the basic foundations of breaking with specific emphasis on top rock & foot work. It will begin with a funky cardio, stretch, and callisthenic warm up routine, followed by top rock and footwork, finally ending with a much-needed cool down. No prior dance experience is necessary. Let Mouse help you find your B Boy style.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
6-8 years

Sun

10:30-11:30pm

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$198/$220
9-13 years Sun

11:40-12:40pm

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$198/$220
6-8 years Wed

5:10-6:10pm

10 weeks

September 10-December 10
(no class 9/24; 10/8; 10/15;11/26)

$198/$220
9-13 years Wed

6:15-7:15pm

10 weeks

September 10-December 10
(no class 9/24; 10/8; 10/15;11/26)

$198/$220
 

Ballroom Dance Class


Children will learn to differentiate various styles of music as well as count the beat. Basic steps will also be taught for dances such as Cha Cha, Samba, Rumba, Jive (Latin), Slow Waltz, Tango, Viennese Waltz, Foxtrot, and Quickstep (standard). Each class begins with warm up exercises.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
5-7 years

Thurs

6:30-7:30pm

10 weeks

September 11-December 11
(no class 9/25; 10/9; 10/16; 11/27)

$180/$200
5-7 years Sun

10:55-11:55am

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$180/$200
8-10 years Sun

1:10-2:10pm

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$180/$200
 
Zumba

This class features child-friendly routines and choreography. The steps are broken down for easy learning. This will help to develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children's lives by making fitness fun. Classes incorporate key childhood development elements such as leadership, respect, team work, confidence, self-esteem, memory, creativity, and coordination.


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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
9-13 years

Thurs

7:30-8:30pm

10 weeks

September 11-December 11
(no class 9/25; 10/9; 10/16; 11/27)

$180/$200
 

Basic Gymnastics


Students will learn age appropriate basic fundamentals of gymnastics that are designed to improve their loco motor skills (hopping, skipping, jumping, running agility, and coordination), strength, and flexibility. Lessons will focus on teaching basic tumbling, balance, and other gymnastic skills and will incorporate stretching, conditioning, as well as elements of ballet and modern dance.


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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
3-4 years

Sun

10:00-10:45am

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$180/$200
5-7 years Sun

12:05-1:05pm

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$180/$200
 

Musical Theater Class


Imagination takes flight in this fun introduction to creative musical drama. Using theater games, stories, movement, and songs, students bring children’s stories and fairytales to life while developing skills in active listening, speaking in public, cooperation, and creative self-expression.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
4-5 years

Mon

5:35-6:20pm

10 weeks

September 15- November 24
(no class 10/13)

$180/$200
 

Yoga Class

In this class, children will learn coordination and flexibility as they move through creative and fun poses. These exercises will benefit each child’s mind and body, and will improve their self-expression and imagination. Children will also learn relaxation and exercise techniques that will build their confidence, focus, and visualization.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
5-8 years

Sun

10:15-11:00am

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$198/$220
2.5-4 years Sun

11:10-11:55am

10 weeks

September 14- November 23
(no class 10/12)

$198/$220
 

Vocal Group Studio


Children will learn rhythm, breathing technique, intonation, tone production, diction, phrasing, and ear training while learning unison and simple two-part songs. Students will also learn to play simple musical instruments and musical games. The culmination of the program will be a talent showcase.

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Ages Days Times Sessions Dates Member/non-Member
5-8 years

Mon

4:40-5:25pm

10 weeks

September 15- November 24
(no class 10/13)

$180/$200
9-12 years Mon

6:30-7:30pm

10 weeks

September 15- November 24
(no class 10/13)

$180/$200
 
   

* Discount can be used in combination with Sports Classes.

* Sibling Discount: Receive 5% off the total cost when registering siblings for the same class.

* Cannot be used in combination with the LKSA Program or Swim Team..


For more information, please contact Veronica Volpert, Children's Enrichment
Coordinator at 718-646-1444 ext. 334 or veronica@shorefronty.org
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