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.

Ballet/Tumble (Ages 3 – 6)

Little ones learn the basics – increasing body awareness, flexibility and coordination.

Registration open to continuing students only!

Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Code Price
Jan. 7 – Mar. 10 Tu 5:45 – 6:30 PM #166716 $89M/$99NM
Jan. 8 – Mar. 11 W 10:00 – 10:45 AM #166717 $89M/$99NM
Register for Ballet/Tap

Ballet/Tap (Ages 3 – 6)

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

Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Code Price
Jan. 7 – Mar. 10 (CONTINUING STUDENTS ONLY) Tu 5:00 – 5:45 PM #166701 $89M/$99NM
Jan. 8 – Mar. 11 W 10:45 – 11:30 AM #166703 $89M/$99NM
Jan. 8 – Mar. 11 W 1:00 – 1:45 PM #166709 $89M/$99NM
Register for Zumbini

NEW! Zumbini - Caregiver & Me (Ages 4 and Under)

Designed to promote cognitive, social, emotional and fine-motor skill development for the children in the class, all while creating a bonding experience for the child and caregiver!

The Zumbini program is 45 minutes of nonstop fun!

Instructor: Brittany Clements

Eight-week sessions in the dance studio.

Registration opens 12/1/19

Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Price Code
Jan. 10 – Feb. 28 F 9:30 – 10:15 AM #166826 $120M/$144NM
Mar. 6 – Apr. 24 F 9:30 – 10:15 AM #166831 $120M/$144NM
Register for Youth Yoga

NEW! Youth Yoga

Children will learn yoga poses, breathing, and relaxation exercises which cultivate a calm mind, increase strength and flexibility, improve gross- and fine-motor skills, improve concentration, and give children the tools to manage stress.

Games, stories, and music will be incorporated into this fun-filled, non-competitive class. Each class will end with relaxation. Children should bring their own mat to class.

Instructor: Madhuri Sirdeshpande is a certified child yoga instructor and former preschool teacher.

Eight-week sessions in the dance studio.

Registration opens 12/1/19

Winter Session
Date Day Time Code Price
Jan. 18 – Mar 7 Sa 10:30 – 11:15 AM #167076 $80M/$100NM
Mar. 28 – May 16 Sa 10:30 – 11:15 AM #167078 $80M/$100NM
Register for Tiny Tots Intro to Music

Tiny Tots Intro to Music (Ages 3–6)

Children will learn about music and rhythm by playing instruments, singing, and movement.

Four-week sessions. Drop off, no need for parent to stay. Conference room C.

Registration begins 12/1/19.

Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Code Price
Jan. 27 – Feb. 17 M 10:00 – 10:45 AM #166730 $19M/$24NM
Feb. 24 – Mar. 16 M 10:00 – 10:45 AM #166732 $19M/$24NM

Tiny Tots Terrific Tuesdays (Ages 3–6)

Children are invited to participate in an hour of plain old fun. Each week will be a different theme shared through games, sons and crafts.

Conference room C.

Pay as you go.

Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Price
Jan. 14 – Apr. 30 Tu 2:00 – 3:00 PM $3M/$4NM

Tiny Tots Just for Fun! (Ages 3–6)

Each week will be a different theme shared through games, songs and crafts. Four-week sessions.

Drop off, no need for parent to stay. Conference room C.

Winter Sessions
Date Day Time Code Price
Jan. 29 – Feb. 19 W 10:00 – 10:45 AM #166758 $10M/$15NM
Feb. 26 – Mar. 18 W 10:00 – 10:45 AM #166761 $10M/$15NM

Tiny Tots Open Gym

Bring your toddler to the Hempfield recCenter gym for fun, unstructured play-time.

We will have balls, hoops, riding toys and a roller coaster available!

Parent must stay with child.

Drop-in class.

Winter Session
Date Day Time Price
Jan. 3 – Apr. 3 F 10:00 – 11:30 AM FREE M/$3 NM

Cancellations & Closings

  • Dec 2 - No 1:30 pm Shallow H2O due to Rec Kids swim
  • Dec 10, 12, 17 - Pool closes at 6:30 pm due to HHS home swim meets
  • Dec 23 - No 1:30 pm Shallow H2O due to Rec Kids swim
  • Dec 25 - Facility closed
  • Dec 27 - No 1:30 pm Shallow H2O due to Rec Kids swim
  • Dec 30 - No 1:30 pm Shallow H2O due to Rec Kids swim