Preschool Programs

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

Danse-Sations - ages 3-6

YM Instructor: Vicki Kassees

Ballet / Tumble

YM Introduction to the elements of ballet the first half of class and finishes with gymnastic skills.

Register for Ballet/Tumble
Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Jan 2–Mar 6 Tu 5–5:45 pm #55200 $94M/$104NM
Jan 2–Mar 6 Tu 5:45–6:30 pm #55201 $94M/$104NM
Jan 3–Mar 7 W 10–10:45 am #55202 $94M/$104NM

Ballet / Tap

YM Introduces basic footwork and movements of ballet and tap dancing. First half of class focuses on tap. Participants need tap shoes.

Register for Ballet/Tap
Winter Session
Date Day Time Code Price (Member/Non-Member)
Jan 3–Mar 7 W 1:00-1:45 pm #55229 $94M/$104NM
Jan 3–Mar 7 W 4:30–5:15 pm #55230 $94M/$104NM

Tiny Tots Open Gym - ages 5 and under

YM Open play in the gym! Balls, parachute, scooters and tumble mats will be available for play.

An adult is required to stay with the child.

Basketball Gym (No open gym 11/24)
Date Day Time Price
Nov 22–May 4 F 10–11:30 am Free M/$3 per child, $5 per family NM

Miss Kendal's Preschool Fun Time - ages 3–6

Join Miss Kendall and friends for stories, games, and crafts. Each class is a different theme. Be prepared to have lots of fun and to make new friends!

An adult must stay with the child.

Winter Session
Date Day Time Price
Jan 4–May 10 Th 2:00 pm $2M/$3NM Per week; pay as you go at the front desk


Cancellations & Closings

  • Jan 16th 12:30, 1:00, 1:30 Preschool SwimAmerica is canceled today - Make-up class will be Feb. 8th
  • Jan 21st No lap lanes from 3–6:00 pm
  • Jan 23rd Pool closes at 6:30 pm for HHS home swim meet
  • Feb 10 No lap lanes from 3–6:00 pm
  • Easter Sunday CLOSED
  • Feb 25th No lap lanes from 3–6:00 pm
  • March 18th Pool Closing 2:00 pm for Patrick McGrath Swim Meet
  • April 28th Pool Closing 4:30 pm for youth Tri
  • April 29th Pool Open Late 10:00 am due to adult Tri
  • May 18th Pool Closed 8:00 am for annual HHS boat races