November 23, 2017

East Providence Recreation 2017 Fall Program Schedule

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Recreation Center: 401.433.6360 / 100 Bullocks Point Ave. East Prov., RI 02915
Activities and center membership are limited to East Providence residents.
Registration begins Monday, September 11th, at 9am. Register by calling 433-6360.
Except where noted, programs begin the week of October 2nd and are held at the rec. center. *Fees apply where noted. Participants must obtain center membership: 1 year: Ages 6-17, $25 / Age 18+, $50 / Age 55+, $25

Pre-School
Ballet/ Tap: Ages 3-5 / Oct. 14 - Dec. 9 Saturday 9:30 – 10:30am $30 per child
Combination class that introduces young children to basic dance skills

Creative Tumble: Age 3-5 / Saturday 10:30- 11:15am $50 per child/per session
Session 1: October 7- November 4
Session 2: November 11 – December 16 (no class 11/25)
This class is designed for children who are ready to tumble on their own. Here children will learn basic tumbling and gymnastics fundamentals, balancing, imagination, balance beam, floor, rhythm and movement. Children will learn playground and gymnastics safety as well as fine and gross motor skills.

Dance with Me: (Parent Participation) 18 months old - 3.5 years old / Saturday 9:00 – 9:30am $40 per child/ per session
Session 1 October 7th - November 4th
Session 2 November 11th - December 16th (*no class 11/25)
This class is focused on getting kids having fun and learning something new in a structured environment with the assistance of a parent, guardian, babysitter, aunt, uncle etc. Dance with me is designed to introduce ballet fundamentals, balancing, tumbles, parachute, imagination, rhythm and movement. The goal of this class is to get younger students interacting with other children their age, work on listening, taking turns, and creating a smooth transition into other class settings.

Tumble with Me: (Parent Participation) 18 months old - 3.5 years old / Saturday 9:45 -10:30am $50 per child / per session
Session 1 October 7th - November 4th
Session 2 November 11th - December 16th (*no class 11/25)
This class is focused on getting kids having fun and learning something new in a structured environment with the assistance of a parent, guardian, babysitter, aunt, uncle etc. Tumble with me is designed to introduce acrobatic fundamentals, balancing, tumbles, parachute, imagination, exploration, rhythm and movement. The goal of this class is to get younger students interacting with other children their age, work on listening, taking turns, and creating a smooth transition into other class settings.

Preschool Open gym Play Time: Ages 3-5 Mon & Thurs 11am–12pm Oct. 2 - Dec. 14 Free        
Are you looking for something to do on those cold and rainy days? If the answer is yes, than we have open gym time for you at the Rec. We supply toys / balls (or bring your own) to play with in the gym. Parents must be in attendance and supervise their children. (No play time Oct. 9, Nov 23)

Youth
After School Fun

Ages 6-14 Mon - Fri. 3 - 7pm (included with membership) Afterschool time at the Rec. features a fun atmosphere for youth. Activities include sport competitions, games, crafts, cooking, computers, homework help, community service projects and more! * Fees may apply to some activities.

Teen Weight Training
Coed Ages 13-15 / M, W & F 4 - 6pm / begins Sept. 11th

Youth Basketball Coed Ages 6-14 / Wed. / Beginners 4:30 - 5:30pm; Intermediates 6 - 7pm. $36 per child Ability level tests held October 4th from 5-6pm. Oct. 11 - Dec.6 (No class 11/22)

Teen Pick-Up Basketball Night
Co-ed ages 12-16 / Friday 7 - 9pm. (Sept. 15, 22, 29 / Oct. 13, 20 / Nov. 17 & 24 / Dec. 8 & 15) Free with membership
No referees, or standings, just honor calls and good sportsmanship. Different teams are formed each week.

Tap / Jazz: Ages 6-10 Saturday 10:30 - 11:30am October 14 - December 9 $30 per child
Combination class of Jazz & Tap basic dance skills!

Hip Hop: Ages 5-7 Tues. 5:30 - 6:15pm $30 per child Ages 8-14 Tues. 6:30 - 7:15pm $30 per child October 10 - December 12 Upbeat class that introduces basic Hip Hop skills and uses age-appropriate music/ movements!

Tumbling: Ages 5-10 Saturday 11:15am - 12:00pm $50 per child / per session
Session 1 October 7th - November 4th
Session 2 November 11th - December 16th (*no class 11/25)
Tumbling teaches basic tumbling, gymnastics and dance skills from rolls to back handsprings to leaps and turns. The class curriculum is designed to teach each student at their own individual pace and skill level. Students are taught gymnastics safety so parents can feel confident when their children are practicing at home or on the playground. At the completion of class the students will have the skills and what they need to move on to the next level with ease.

Kids Crafts: Ages 6-12 Monday 4:30 - 5:30pm Oct. 16 - Dec. 4 $20 per child.
Learn to make oodles of cool arts & crafts

Flag Football: Ages 10-14 Tuesday 4:30 – 5:30pm / 4 week session Oct. 3-24 $12 per child

Kids Night Out: Ages 6-12 Friday 6 - 9pm $6 per dateOctober 6 / November 3 / December 1
Parents can enjoy a night out knowing that their children are at the Rec. center enjoying a supervised evening of fun
activities. Pizza & drinks provided. Space is limited to 20 participants. Children must be pre-registered by the
Thursday before event!

School Vacation Day Camp
Day camps are offered at the Recreation Center from 9am - 5pm during school vacation for youth members age 6-12. (Excludes holidays). Activities include games, sports, arts & crafts and special themed events. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Fee is $12 per day per child. December Day Camp: Dec. 26, 27 & 28.

Adult
Bus Trips

Dinner theater, shopping, foliage excursions & more! Call the Recreation dept. for a schedule.

Dance Fitness: Led by Nancy Aubin. Thursdays 5:30 - 6:30pm Begins September 21. $5 per person.
A little bit of everything from light stretching to free weight toning and dance moves to get your heart rate up, tone muscles and burn calories. Bring your own exercise mat, a towel and water. Every class will be different!! Be sure to wear loose comfortable clothing so you can move freely and be sure to wear sneakers with low tread (not running shoes)

Body Conditioning: led by Tracy Provoyeur CPT, SN Mon & Wed 5:45 – 6:45pm begins September 11th / pre-pay $30 a month or $5 walk-in. A total body resistance workout incorporating Pilates and stretch movements all in one class.

Hatha Yoga: Led by Kathy Ashton CYT200. Tuesdays 6-7:30pm (ongoing) /$12 per class when purchased on a monthly basis. $14 walk-in.*Please bring your own non-slip mat.

Fit Mix: Led by Karen Ramos-Boyd. Held at the EP Senior Center, 610 Waterman Ave.
Monday 6 - 7pm begins September 11th, $4 per class. Mixture of cardio, weights, bands and more to help you get a balanced workout while allowing you to set your own pace.

Dynamic Flow Yoga: led by Joanne DeCataldo Held at the EP Senior Center, 610 Waterman Ave.
Thursday 6 – 7pm Begins Sept.7th Class Fee: $5 per class
This class offers a variety of postures (asanas) with a focus on mindfulness and breathing exercises (pranayama). The student can expect improvements in strength, balance, and flexibility. *Please bring your own non-slip mat.

Cardio/Sculpt: Led by Nancy Aubin. Tuesdays 9:15-10am. $5 per person. A little bit of everything from warm up to cool down. Class will incorporate hand weights, elastic bands as well as stability balls and floor exercises. Begins September 26th

Line Dance: Beginner & Intermediate. Monday 12:30 - 2pm $4 per class or pre- pay $12 a month . Begins Oct. 16

Special Needs
The EPRD provides various programs for adults and seniors with disabilities. A medical release form is required of all first time participants and may be obtained by calling the main office at 435-7511. Activities include dine outs, movies, dancercise, crafts, day trips and special events. Round trip door-to-door transportation is provided at a charge of $2 per activity on our wheelchair accessible bus. Wednesday & Thursday evenings and Saturday. Year-round, excluding holidays.

Center Hours
Fall hours effective as of September 11 - Dec. 30, 2017
M-F Adults: 9am - 9pm / ages 6-14, 3 - 7pm / ages 15-17, 7 - 9pm
Saturday ages 18+ only, 9am - 1pm
*Please Note: children may not accompany adult members during their use of the recreation center.

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