Children


Animation – How to Draw My Feminine Epic Hero (12-16 yrs.)

Saturday 2:15 - 4:15 p.m. Upstairs Classroom In this class for adolescent girls, participants will explore their own creative potential while learning how to draw feminine characters, taking inspiration from familiar figures in cinema (Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Marvel). We will explore stationary and action poses with a notion of observational drawing, perspective and anatomy. Important information: Participants are asked to bring a sketchbook, pencil, eraser, pencil sharpener, pencil crayons, and ruler. There is no class on Oct. 12 and Nov. 23. The last class ...

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Animation – How to Draw Disney Characters (9-11 yrs.)

Saturday 12:15 - 2:00 p.m. Upstairs Classroom In this co-ed class, participants will explore their own creative potential while learning how to draw familiar Disney characters. We will explore stationary and action poses and will introduce animation principles and finishing techniques. Important information: Participants are asked to bring a sketchbook, pencil, eraser, pencil sharpener, pencil crayons, and ruler. There is no class on Oct. 12 and Nov. 23. The last class is on Nov. 30. This is a 9-week course. A parent must stay on WIWC premises while their child ...

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Zumbini® (0 to 4 yrs.)

Saturday 9:15 - 10:00 a.m.Gym Zumbini® is a music and movement experience for preschoolers and their caregivers. It incorporates singing, dancing and musical instruments for a fun-filled 45-minute class. Important information: We ask that one parent/caregiver accompanies each child. There is a $26 consumables fee per family payable to the instructor at the first class. There is no class on Sept. 28, Oct. 12, and Nov. 23. The last class is on Nov. 30. This is an 8-week course. The WIWC's childcare service is not available during Saturday classes. Instructor: Emily Rossi, ...

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Jhoomlay Junior (4 to 7 yrs.)

Saturday 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. Upstairs Classroom Jhoomlay Junior is an introduction to Bollywood dance for children.  The happy music has a unique beat which will filter the children’s boundless energy into a beautiful expression of art through movement. This co-ed class will help promote muscle strength and balance, improve coordination, and encourages creativity.  Learning new steps and short choreographies contributes to children's cognitive abilities and memory skills.  Jhoomlay Junior also has social benefits and offers an opportunity for children to ...

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11 a.m. My First Music Class (0 to 18 mos. With Mom)

Monday 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Childcare Room 2 This course will introduce your little one to sounds, tonality, and rhythms using different instruments and songs.  We’ll also listen to different genres of music and explore movement and emotion, stimulating little one’s creativity and intellect. Come join us to sing songs, dance, actively listen, play instruments, be silly, and explore different musical experiences. Important information: There is no class on Oct. 14. The last class is on Dec. 2. This is an 11-week course. Instructor: Shannon Simpson, Bachelors of ...

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10 a.m. My First Music Class (0 to 18 mos. With Mom)

Monday 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Childcare Room 2 This course will introduce your little one to sounds, tonality, and rhythms using different instruments and songs.  We’ll also listen to different genres of music and explore movement and emotion, stimulating little one’s creativity and intellect. Come join us to sing songs, dance, actively listen, play instruments, be silly, and explore different musical experiences. Important information: There is no class on Oct. 14. The last class is on Dec. 2. This is an 11-week course. Instructor: Shannon Simpson, Bachelors of ...

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Toddler Tunes (Children 18 mos. – 5 yrs. With Mom)

Monday 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. Childcare Room 2 This course will introduce your little one to sounds, tonality, and rhythms using different instruments and songs.  We’ll also listen to different genres of music and explore movement and emotion, stimulating little one’s creativity and intellect. Come join us to sing songs, dance, actively listen, play instruments, be silly, and explore different musical experiences. Important information: There is no class on Oct. 14. The last class is on Dec. 2. This is an 11-week course. Instructor: Shannon Simpson, Bachelors of ...

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Mom & Tots Yoga (2-3 yrs)

Monday 10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Gym Filled with movement, stories, and song, this class encourages children to explore their unique expressions of self through yoga movement. Themed classes engage imagination through lively activities, cooperative games, and art. Each class will explore a yoga-based theme, reinforced with a craft at the end of the class. We move from giggles to calm while developing gross and fine motor coordination, focus, and social skills. Moms can take what they learn in class and bring it to the home, growing body and mind awareness at their own pace. ...

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Mom & Tots Gym (2-3.5 yrs)

Tuesday 9:00 - 9:45 a.m. Gym Moms attend this class with their child who will meet new friends and enjoy group participation. We offer parachute play, co-operative games, a mini-gym, songs, balls, and a fun time for both mothers and children. For children to get the most out of the class, it is preferable for the participants to arrive on time. This is a fast-paced class and you wouldn’t want to miss out on some of the fun! Instructor: Lesley Matheson, YMCA FIT; CAN-FIT-PRO; Mind & Body Fitness Specialist Register for Mom & Tots Gym.

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Kodomo (Kids’) Karate (4-5 yrs)

Thursday 1:00 - 1:45 p.m. Gym What do whoopee cushions, pool noodles, and paper plates have to do with martial arts? Your child will find out in this fun and entertaining class! Kodomo Karate is a program designed specifically to introduce preschool-aged children to the beautiful world of traditional martial arts. Each week, our instructor will use a different "theme" to explore "dojo etiquette," basic karate techniques, and even some Japanese terminology. Important information: Please remember that mothers must remain in the building while their children attend ...

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