Preschool-Age Programs

There are plenty of programs at Hempfield recCenter to keep your preschoolers active, happy and engaged! Classes are available for children age six and under.  

 
 
 
 

FREE Family Nature Programs

Join your family, friends and neighbors in your local park for a nature-based program! Each program will be a different eco theme such as Incredible Insects, PA Animals, Tree ID, Butterfly Transformations, Scats and Tracks and much more.

All ages.

FREE! Registration requested.

Held at Hempfield Township Parks
Date Day Location Time Code
Apr 16 Tu A Herr Park 7:00 pm–8:00 pm #108440
May 14 Tu Lake Grubb 7:00 pm–8:00 pm #108441
Jun 18 Tu Lake Grubb 7:00 pm–8:00 pm #133389
Jul 16 Tu Lake Grubb 7:00 pm–8:00 pm #133390
Aug 20 Tu Lake Grubb 7:00 pm–8:00 pm #133391

Terrific Tuesdays

Miss Kendall is back by popular demand with engaging stories, crafts, games and activities. Pay as you go.

Date Day Time Price (Member/Non-Member)
Jan 8–Apr 30 Tu 2:00–3:00 pm $4M/$5NM

Register for Ballet/Tumble

Ballet / Tumble - ages 3–6

YM Little ones learn the basics—increasing body awareness, flexibility and coordination. Ages 3–6 Instructor: Vicki Kassees

Summer Session
Date Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Jun 4–Jun 25 Tu 10:00 am–10:45 am #131113 $34M/$39NM
Jun 4–Jun 25 Tu 5:00 pm–5:45 pm #131100 $34M/$39NM
Jun 4–Jun 25 Tu 5:45 pm–6:30 pm #131107 $34M/$39NM
Jul 9–Jul 30 Tu 10:00 am–10:45 am #131300 $34M/$39NM
Jul 9–Jul 30 Tu 5:00 pm–5:45 pm #131301 $34M/$39NM
Jul 9–Jul 30 Tu 5:45 pm–6:30 pm #131302 $34M/$39NM

Register for Ballet/Tap

Ballet / Tap - ages 3–6

YM Introduction to ballet technique and basic tap steps—increasing body awareness and rhythm.

Participants need tap shoes.
Ages 3–6
Instructor: Vicki Kassees

 
 
Summer Sessions
Date Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Jun 4–Jun 25 Tu 10:45 am–11:30 am #131115 $34M/$39NM
Jul 9–Jul 30 Tu 10:45 am–11:30 am #131304 $34M/$39NM

Tiny Tots Open Gym - ages 6 and under

Bring your toddler to our gym for unstructured, gross-motor play. We’ll have balls, hoops, tunnels, riding toys and more! Parent must stay with the child. 

Ages 6 and under.
This program ends for the summer on April 12th.

Basketball Gym
Date Day Time Price
Jan 4–Apr 12 F 10:00–11:30 am FreeM/$3NM

Tiny Tots Easter Egg Hunt

Join us for our annual Easter egg hunt! We’ll have a special craft, snack and open play in the gym. The egg hunt will begin at 10:00 am.

Registration deadline: April 10

Gym
Date Day Time Code Price
Apr 12 F 10:00–11:30 am #108449 FreeM/$3NM

 

Cancellations & Closings

  • May 14 - Due to the weather, tonight's Nature Program of Lake Grubb is canceled. We hope to see you next month.