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Tuesday April 13, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 1 - Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM SPRING BREAK Exploration Ages 9-14
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - Fit By Nature Spring Camp Ages 6-11 - Mary C
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Skyhawks Youth Sports - Skyhawks Tuesday Hoopstertots Ages 2-3.5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Spring Adventures in the Woods Ages 3-5
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - SkyHawks Sports & Games Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature Session 1 (Tues/Thurs) - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Spring Camps - Wizarding World 101 Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Reserved
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Spring Adventures in the Woods Ages 3-5
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Tues) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Adventures for Kindergarten Children
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Virtual Art Programs - Virtual 2D and 3D Art for Children
7100.400 Come Paint, Come Draw! We are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. It is in times like these that we need a break from stress and worry through creative outlets. We are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which let you enjoy a couple of hours immersed in art with like-minded individuals from the comfort and safety of your home. Bring out your supplies and a desire to create. All levels of drawing and painting instruction available, so beginners are very welcome. Bring a magazine quality photo as a reference to work from or your favorite masterpiece. Recommended supplies for beginners for the first lesson are drawing paper, pencil, gum erasers. Participants are welcome to work with paints of your choice, ink pens, charcoal, or collage as well. Fridays: 3:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 9, 2020  for 8 weeksFor adults 18 years and aboveFee: $80   Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor)   NEW Online Childrens Classes via ZoomWe are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. To adapt with the changing times, we are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which will let your children enjoy an artistic activity of enrichment from the safety of your home. Open to children from all schools. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED OF SUPPLY PICKUP TIMES. 7100.402  - 2D and 3D Art for Children We will explore drawing and painting based on masterpieces by Georgia O’Keefe, Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh. Students will work with pencils, crayons and model magic clay.  An art kit of Crayola Model Magic, Canvas Boards, Glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Tuesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 13, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor) 7100.403 - Sculpting NatureUsing polymer clay or air-dry modeling clay, we will make a few relief sculptures and then a few free-standing sculptures. The focus will be on nature as a guide to learn how to sculp many different items using polymer clay and items found around the house. An art kit of required supplies will be provided upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Mondays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 12, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Deborah Jaffe 7100.404  - Fun with Flags Create colorful flags using colors, a variety of papers and other collage materials. Learn about different flags worldwide and make a flag for an imaginary place and even your own family flag. An art kit of colored papers, foam bits, glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Wednesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 14, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Suzy Balay)
 
4:40 PM - 5:40 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Tues) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Sluggers - Little Sluggers 4-6 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:45 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:50 PM - 6:50 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 5-6) Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Cardio Fusion - Total Body Conditioning Session 1 w/ Sue Moreschi Tues
A moderate to high intensity mixed self-challenging full body workout that will burn calories! Cardio drills fused with strength, endurance and core ... Be ready to sweat!! All levels welcome!
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Tuesdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance - Youth - Hip Hop Ages 6-10 Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance Adult - Line Dancing Tuesday - Jenni
 
Wednesday April 14, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 1 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - Fit By Nature Spring Camp Ages 6-11 - Mary C
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Wednesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - SkyHawks Sports & Games Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Spring Camps - Wizarding World 101 Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM SPRING BREAK STEM Ages 5 & 6
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 1 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Explorations for Grades 1 & 2
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Wednesday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Muscle Challenge Session 1 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
6:10 PM - 6:40 PM    Karate For Beginners - Adaptive Karate Age 7 +
A traditional karate program for ages 7 and up, the style of Karate we study is Tang Soo Do, a Korean based martial art. In addition to learning techniques, board breaking, forms and exercise patterns, the class focuses on self-esteem, character building, respect for self and others, proper approaches to competition and general life skills for today's child.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Wednesdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Yoga Mindful/Therapeutic - Therapeutic Yoga Session 1 with Zorayda (Wed)
MindfulTake time to attune to your body. Through the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and mediation, you will be encouraged to slow down and listen to your body. Poses are guided from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity, to get the most benefit from your yoga practice, regardless of your perceived level of flexibility.TherapeuticDrawn from her occupational Therapy background and her yoga training, Zorayda's therapeutic yoga includes the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation. Poses are built from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity. Poses are modified so that each student benefits regardless of his perceived physical condition. All are welcomeSelf-AwakeningAwaken your body's inner intelligence. Discover what works for you through the experience of developmental movement, individual alignment, breath awareness, stillness, gravity, body scanning, differentiation, and non-judgemental self-awareness. Learn to listen to your body. Open mind set required ... body flexibility optional!
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 1 Wed 7:30-8:30PM w/ Fee
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
Thursday April 15, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 1 - Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - Fit By Nature Spring Camp Ages 6-11 - Mary C
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Thursday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 1 Thurs with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - SkyHawks Sports & Games Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature Session 1 (Tues/Thurs) - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Skyhawks Youth Sports - Skyhawks Thursday Multi-Sport Tots Ages 2-3.5
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Spring Camps - Wizarding World 101 Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM SPRING BREAK STEM Ages 7 & 8
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Skyhawks Youth Sports - Skyhawks Thursday Multi-Sport Tots Ages 3.5-5
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Dance Adult - Adult Tap Dance Thurs - Sharon
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 1 - Thurs w/Lisa 6:30-7:15pm
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
Friday April 16, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 1 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM SPRING BREAK Fun with Chemistry Ages 9-14
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - Fit By Nature Spring Camp Ages 6-11 - Mary C
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
9:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Spring Camps - SkyHawks Sports & Games Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Spring Camps - Wizarding World 101 Camp Ages 6-11
Come join your friends in this very popular program over April break.
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 1 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM SPRING BREAK Rocketry Ages 8-13
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Dance Adult - Polynesian Dance Ages 6-18
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
Saturday April 17, 2021
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Karate - Little Ninjas Saturdays Ages 3-4
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:00am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    In A Heartbeat Meeting/ECG Trainin
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Saturdays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
9:35 AM - 10:35 AM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Sat) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
9:55 AM - 10:40 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:55am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Saturday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Saturdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Class 2 Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
10:50 AM - 11:35 AM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays 11:45-12:30pm
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
12:40 PM - 1:25 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Saturdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Reserved
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Reserved
 
Sunday April 18, 2021
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Strength Fusion - Sunday Strong - Session 1 with Sue M
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reserved
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Reserved
 
Monday April 19, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 1 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Basic - Basic Yoga Session 1 w/ Zorayda- Monday
Basic Yoga with Zorayda – Come and enjoy the benefits of breathing awareness, yoga poses, and guided relaxation. Learn to listen to your own body as it guides you to develop the yoga practice that is right for you. Emphasis will be on feeling the poses, connecting to your breath and your body, and letting go off an ‘ideal’ of how each pose is supposed to look like.Yoga Basics with Christina – Class is for beginnersAn all-levels yoga class that includes classical poses and basic breathing techniques. Learn more about foundations of the postures, healthy alignment and relaxation. Something for everyone! Students are encouraged to work at their own pace.
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Reserved
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Knitting - Knitting with Marilyn
Join the group in the very growing, reawakened craft of knitting. Rekindle a past talent or learn a new craft. Come and join the commodore of knitters. You will learn basic knitting skills and be able to complete a simple project. Enjoy the relaxation, accomplishments and joy of knitting. Or the other class will take the fear out of circular needles, knitting in the round made easy. Skills and techniques that will open up a world of knitting. Joining, jogless rounds, circular gauge swatching, magic loop method etc. Switch to magic loop and never look back. No more second sock syndrome.
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - ZOOM-ZOOM! Virtual Session 1 - Stacey Bobbitt
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 1 Mon with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Art with Ellie - Vibrant Pastels for Adults with Ellie
Pastels layer and mix with ease creating complete work in a short time. Subject matter can be chosen according to the student's interest. New students order pastels as a group in the first class. Others bring a 96 piece set of NU PASTELS, Canson paper (Steele Gray or Felt Gray) backing board and clips.
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Tiny-Hawk Sports Ages 3-4
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Tiny-Hawk Sports Ages 3-4
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:25 PM - 6:25 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Skyhawk Sports & Gym Games Ages 5-7
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
5:25 PM - 6:25 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Skyhawk Sports & Gym Games Ages 5-7
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Karate - Little Ninjas 3-4 yrs Mondays
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM    Strength Fusion - Strength Fusion Session 1 with Sue M - Monday
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga - Vinyasa Yoga Session 1 Mon with Cathy
FundamentalsTraditional yoga poses, breathing practices, guided relaxation, and guided meditation are instructed and demonstrated in detail for beginners as well as for non-beginners and experienced yogis desiring to review, reset, deepen, or resume their practices. Hands-on assists and individual attention are available if wanted.VinyasaSun Salutations and sequences of linked poses are moved through mindfully at a slow pace synchronized with breathing. Other traditional yoga poses are practiced as a warm-up before and as a cool;-down after the moving sequences. The practice is opened and completed with breathing practice, relaxation, and meditation. Modifications, alternatives, and props are demonstrated to accommodate all levels of experience and abilities.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Mondays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Puppy Kindergarten Obedience - Puppy Kindergarten
Puppy kindergarten class teaches handlers training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods.  For pups under 6 months old. 
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Art Come Paint, Come Draw! - Rashmi - Come Paint Come Draw with Rashmi
Bring your supplies and a desire to create.
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Mondays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:55 PM - 7:40 PM    Adaptive Dance & Fitness - Dance Power II (Ages 11-21YRS)
This program provides adaptive dance & fitness classes that allow people with Special Needs to experience the joy of dance and empower them to increase their physical, and emotional well-being. 
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Zumba - Zumba Mondays Session 1 7:00-7:45PM w/Cheryl
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 8:15 PM    Canine Communication Dog Obedience - Dog Obedience for Beginners
This class is for beginner handlers to help them understand how to improve their communication with their dogs.  Training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods will be taught.  For dogs over 6 months old. 
 
8:30 PM - 9:15 PM    Canine Communication Dog Obedience - Dog Obedience for Beginners
This class is for beginner handlers to help them understand how to improve their communication with their dogs.  Training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods will be taught.  For dogs over 6 months old. 
 
Tuesday April 20, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 1 - Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Skyhawks Youth Sports - Skyhawks Tuesday Hoopstertots Ages 2-3.5
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Spring Adventures in the Woods Ages 3-5
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature Session 1 (Tues/Thurs) - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Reserved
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Spring Adventures in the Woods Ages 3-5
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Tues) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Adventures for Kindergarten Children
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Virtual Art Programs - Virtual 2D and 3D Art for Children
7100.400 Come Paint, Come Draw! We are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. It is in times like these that we need a break from stress and worry through creative outlets. We are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which let you enjoy a couple of hours immersed in art with like-minded individuals from the comfort and safety of your home. Bring out your supplies and a desire to create. All levels of drawing and painting instruction available, so beginners are very welcome. Bring a magazine quality photo as a reference to work from or your favorite masterpiece. Recommended supplies for beginners for the first lesson are drawing paper, pencil, gum erasers. Participants are welcome to work with paints of your choice, ink pens, charcoal, or collage as well. Fridays: 3:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 9, 2020  for 8 weeksFor adults 18 years and aboveFee: $80   Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor)   NEW Online Childrens Classes via ZoomWe are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. To adapt with the changing times, we are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which will let your children enjoy an artistic activity of enrichment from the safety of your home. Open to children from all schools. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED OF SUPPLY PICKUP TIMES. 7100.402  - 2D and 3D Art for Children We will explore drawing and painting based on masterpieces by Georgia O’Keefe, Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh. Students will work with pencils, crayons and model magic clay.  An art kit of Crayola Model Magic, Canvas Boards, Glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Tuesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 13, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor) 7100.403 - Sculpting NatureUsing polymer clay or air-dry modeling clay, we will make a few relief sculptures and then a few free-standing sculptures. The focus will be on nature as a guide to learn how to sculp many different items using polymer clay and items found around the house. An art kit of required supplies will be provided upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Mondays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 12, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Deborah Jaffe 7100.404  - Fun with Flags Create colorful flags using colors, a variety of papers and other collage materials. Learn about different flags worldwide and make a flag for an imaginary place and even your own family flag. An art kit of colored papers, foam bits, glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Wednesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 14, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Suzy Balay)
 
4:40 PM - 5:40 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Tues) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Sluggers - Little Sluggers 4-6 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:50 PM - 6:50 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 5-6) Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Cardio Fusion - Total Body Conditioning Session 1 w/ Sue Moreschi Tues
A moderate to high intensity mixed self-challenging full body workout that will burn calories! Cardio drills fused with strength, endurance and core ... Be ready to sweat!! All levels welcome!
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Tuesdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance - Youth - Hip Hop Ages 6-10 Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance Adult - Line Dancing Tuesday - Jenni
 
Wednesday April 21, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 1 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Wednesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 1 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Explorations for Grades 1 & 2
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Explorations for Grades 3
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Wednesday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Muscle Challenge Session 1 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
6:10 PM - 6:40 PM    Karate For Beginners - Adaptive Karate Age 7 +
A traditional karate program for ages 7 and up, the style of Karate we study is Tang Soo Do, a Korean based martial art. In addition to learning techniques, board breaking, forms and exercise patterns, the class focuses on self-esteem, character building, respect for self and others, proper approaches to competition and general life skills for today's child.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Wednesdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Yoga Mindful/Therapeutic - Therapeutic Yoga Session 1 with Zorayda (Wed)
MindfulTake time to attune to your body. Through the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and mediation, you will be encouraged to slow down and listen to your body. Poses are guided from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity, to get the most benefit from your yoga practice, regardless of your perceived level of flexibility.TherapeuticDrawn from her occupational Therapy background and her yoga training, Zorayda's therapeutic yoga includes the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation. Poses are built from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity. Poses are modified so that each student benefits regardless of his perceived physical condition. All are welcomeSelf-AwakeningAwaken your body's inner intelligence. Discover what works for you through the experience of developmental movement, individual alignment, breath awareness, stillness, gravity, body scanning, differentiation, and non-judgemental self-awareness. Learn to listen to your body. Open mind set required ... body flexibility optional!
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 1 Wed 7:30-8:30PM w/ Fee
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
Thursday April 22, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 1 - Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Thursday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 1 Thurs with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature Session 1 (Tues/Thurs) - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Skyhawks Youth Sports - Skyhawks Thursday Multi-Sport Tots Ages 2-3.5
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Skyhawks Youth Sports - Skyhawks Thursday Multi-Sport Tots Ages 3.5-5
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Reserved
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Reserved
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    STEM Academy - STEM Virtual Summer & Fall Programs Open House Night
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Dance Adult - Adult Tap Dance Thurs - Sharon
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 1 - Thurs w/Lisa 6:30-7:15pm
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
Friday April 23, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 1 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 1 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Dance Adult - Polynesian Dance Ages 6-18
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Art with Kim - Earth Day Essential Oil Home Re-fresh Workshop - Kim
Pastels layer and mix with ease creating complete work in a short time. subject matter can be chosen according to the student's interest. New students order pastels as a group in the first class. Others bring a 96 pc set of NU PASTELS, Canson paper (Steel Gray or Felt Gray) backing board and clips.
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
Saturday April 24, 2021
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Karate - Little Ninjas Saturdays Ages 3-4
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:00am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Saturdays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
9:35 AM - 10:35 AM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Sat) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
9:55 AM - 10:40 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:55am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM    STEM Academy - STEM Exploring the Natural World
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Saturday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Saturdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Class 2 Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
10:50 AM - 11:35 AM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Reserved
 
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays 11:45-12:30pm
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM    KRAV MAGA - Krav Maga Self Defense for Women Ages 13+
Connecticut Krav Maga is all about promoting awareness, strength and self defense skill for the women in our community. That's why we offer powerful and relevant self defense classes for women. Our classes for women focus on rape prevention techniques and tactics, to build both inner and outer strength. Learn to spot danger signs, but also learn how to defend yourself when no danger signs are given.
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    STEM Academy - STEM Virtual Coding: Music and Sound
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
12:40 PM - 1:25 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Saturdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Reserved
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Reserved
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Reserved
 
Sunday April 25, 2021
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Strength Fusion - Sunday Strong - Session 1 with Sue M
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Reserved
 
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Reserved
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Reserved
 
Monday April 26, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Basic - Basic Yoga Session 2 w/ Zorayda- Monday
Basic Yoga with Zorayda – Come and enjoy the benefits of breathing awareness, yoga poses, and guided relaxation. Learn to listen to your own body as it guides you to develop the yoga practice that is right for you. Emphasis will be on feeling the poses, connecting to your breath and your body, and letting go off an ‘ideal’ of how each pose is supposed to look like.Yoga Basics with Christina – Class is for beginnersAn all-levels yoga class that includes classical poses and basic breathing techniques. Learn more about foundations of the postures, healthy alignment and relaxation. Something for everyone! Students are encouraged to work at their own pace.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 2 Mon with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Knitting - Knitting with Marilyn
Join the group in the very growing, reawakened craft of knitting. Rekindle a past talent or learn a new craft. Come and join the commodore of knitters. You will learn basic knitting skills and be able to complete a simple project. Enjoy the relaxation, accomplishments and joy of knitting. Or the other class will take the fear out of circular needles, knitting in the round made easy. Skills and techniques that will open up a world of knitting. Joining, jogless rounds, circular gauge swatching, magic loop method etc. Switch to magic loop and never look back. No more second sock syndrome.
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - ZOOM-ZOOM! Virtual Session 2 - Stacey Bobbitt
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Art with Ellie - Vibrant Pastels for Adults with Ellie
Pastels layer and mix with ease creating complete work in a short time. Subject matter can be chosen according to the student's interest. New students order pastels as a group in the first class. Others bring a 96 piece set of NU PASTELS, Canson paper (Steele Gray or Felt Gray) backing board and clips.
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Tiny-Hawk Sports Ages 3-4
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
4:30 PM - 5:15 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Tiny-Hawk Sports Ages 3-4
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:25 PM - 6:25 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Skyhawk Sports & Gym Games Ages 5-7
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
5:25 PM - 6:25 PM    Skyhawks Programs - Skyhawk Sports & Gym Games Ages 5-7
Skyhawks programs help young children explore sports with no pressure and lots of fun.
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Karate - Little Ninjas 3-4 yrs Mondays
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM    Strength Fusion - Strength Fusion Session 2 with Sue M - Monday
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga - Vinyasa Yoga Session 2 Mon with Cathy
FundamentalsTraditional yoga poses, breathing practices, guided relaxation, and guided meditation are instructed and demonstrated in detail for beginners as well as for non-beginners and experienced yogis desiring to review, reset, deepen, or resume their practices. Hands-on assists and individual attention are available if wanted.VinyasaSun Salutations and sequences of linked poses are moved through mindfully at a slow pace synchronized with breathing. Other traditional yoga poses are practiced as a warm-up before and as a cool;-down after the moving sequences. The practice is opened and completed with breathing practice, relaxation, and meditation. Modifications, alternatives, and props are demonstrated to accommodate all levels of experience and abilities.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Mondays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Puppy Kindergarten Obedience - Puppy Kindergarten
Puppy kindergarten class teaches handlers training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods.  For pups under 6 months old. 
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Art Come Paint, Come Draw! - Rashmi - Come Paint Come Draw with Rashmi
Bring your supplies and a desire to create.
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Mondays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:55 PM - 7:40 PM    Adaptive Dance & Fitness - Dance Power II (Ages 11-21YRS)
This program provides adaptive dance & fitness classes that allow people with Special Needs to experience the joy of dance and empower them to increase their physical, and emotional well-being. 
 
7:10 PM - 7:55 PM    Zumba - Zumba Mondays Session 2 7:10-7:55PM w/Cheryl
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 8:15 PM    Canine Communication Dog Obedience - Dog Obedience for Beginners
This class is for beginner handlers to help them understand how to improve their communication with their dogs.  Training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods will be taught.  For dogs over 6 months old. 
 
8:30 PM - 9:15 PM    Canine Communication Dog Obedience - Dog Obedience for Beginners
This class is for beginner handlers to help them understand how to improve their communication with their dogs.  Training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods will be taught.  For dogs over 6 months old. 
 
Tuesday April 27, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 2 - Sue S & Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Spring Adventures in the Woods Ages 3-5
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature T/Th Session 2 - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Medicare Made Clear Seminar - Medicare Made Clear Seminar (Session 3)
Bring your questions and a friend to learn about Medicare in one of our educational seminars. A representative from Insurance with T (your local Wallingford Medicare Advocate) will educate you about the 4 parts of Medicare (A, B, C, and D), what is covered and not covered, when to sign up, and what options are available to add to Original Medicare (i.e., Medicare Supplements, Prescription plans and Medicare Advantage plans). This seminar is FREE and all attendees will be entered into a free raffle. This is an educational seminar only. No plan or carrier specifics will be discussed. This is NOT a sales seminar. If you have questions that can't wait for our next seminar, contact Insurance With T  203-678-4111.
 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Reserved
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Spring Adventures in the Woods Ages 3-5
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Tues) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Adventures for Kindergarten Children
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Virtual Art Programs - Virtual 2D and 3D Art for Children
7100.400 Come Paint, Come Draw! We are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. It is in times like these that we need a break from stress and worry through creative outlets. We are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which let you enjoy a couple of hours immersed in art with like-minded individuals from the comfort and safety of your home. Bring out your supplies and a desire to create. All levels of drawing and painting instruction available, so beginners are very welcome. Bring a magazine quality photo as a reference to work from or your favorite masterpiece. Recommended supplies for beginners for the first lesson are drawing paper, pencil, gum erasers. Participants are welcome to work with paints of your choice, ink pens, charcoal, or collage as well. Fridays: 3:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 9, 2020  for 8 weeksFor adults 18 years and aboveFee: $80   Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor)   NEW Online Childrens Classes via ZoomWe are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. To adapt with the changing times, we are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which will let your children enjoy an artistic activity of enrichment from the safety of your home. Open to children from all schools. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED OF SUPPLY PICKUP TIMES. 7100.402  - 2D and 3D Art for Children We will explore drawing and painting based on masterpieces by Georgia O’Keefe, Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh. Students will work with pencils, crayons and model magic clay.  An art kit of Crayola Model Magic, Canvas Boards, Glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Tuesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 13, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor) 7100.403 - Sculpting NatureUsing polymer clay or air-dry modeling clay, we will make a few relief sculptures and then a few free-standing sculptures. The focus will be on nature as a guide to learn how to sculp many different items using polymer clay and items found around the house. An art kit of required supplies will be provided upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Mondays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 12, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Deborah Jaffe 7100.404  - Fun with Flags Create colorful flags using colors, a variety of papers and other collage materials. Learn about different flags worldwide and make a flag for an imaginary place and even your own family flag. An art kit of colored papers, foam bits, glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Wednesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 14, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Suzy Balay)
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM    Fit By Nature - Fit By Nature Ages 6-10 Mary Cole
Unplugged and Active! Experienced PE & Health and Nature Based Certified teacher, Mary Cole, encourages kids to connect with Nature and their health. The holistic approach promotes healthy bodies and minds through engaging experiences that inspire mindfulness, social engagement and creativity. This class is a healthy option for kids who have a technology overload in their daily life!Fee- $110. If the program runs we will contact you for payment.
 
4:40 PM - 5:40 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Tues) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Sluggers - Little Sluggers 4-6 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:50 PM - 6:50 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 5-6) Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Cardio Fusion - Total Body Conditioning Session 2 w/ Sue Moreschi Tues
A moderate to high intensity mixed self-challenging full body workout that will burn calories! Cardio drills fused with strength, endurance and core ... Be ready to sweat!! All levels welcome!
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Basic Yoga - Virtual Session 2 T/Th Sue S
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Tuesdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance - Youth - Hip Hop Ages 6-10 Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance Adult - Line Dancing Tuesday - Jenni
 
Wednesday April 28, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Wednesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga Mixed Level - Mixed Level Yoga Session 2 Wed with Christina
A hatha yoga class designed for all levels. This practice is focused on expressing the asana (postures from the inside out). Breath work and meditation will be included. Based on the principles of lyengar yoga, this therapeutic yoga will open your heart and align your body to its greatest potential.
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 2 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Explorations for Grades 1 & 2
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Explorations for Grades 3
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
5:10 PM - 5:55 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Total Barre Training Session 2 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Wednesday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Muscle Challenge Session 2 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Wednesdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Yoga Mindful/Therapeutic - Therapeutic Yoga Session 2 with Zorayda (Wed)
MindfulTake time to attune to your body. Through the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and mediation, you will be encouraged to slow down and listen to your body. Poses are guided from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity, to get the most benefit from your yoga practice, regardless of your perceived level of flexibility.TherapeuticDrawn from her occupational Therapy background and her yoga training, Zorayda's therapeutic yoga includes the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation. Poses are built from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity. Poses are modified so that each student benefits regardless of his perceived physical condition. All are welcomeSelf-AwakeningAwaken your body's inner intelligence. Discover what works for you through the experience of developmental movement, individual alignment, breath awareness, stillness, gravity, body scanning, differentiation, and non-judgemental self-awareness. Learn to listen to your body. Open mind set required ... body flexibility optional!
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 Wed 7:30-8:30PM w/ Fee
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
Thursday April 29, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 2 - Sue S & Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Thursday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 2 Thurs with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature T/Th Session 2 - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM    Fit By Nature - Fit By Nature Ages 6-10 Mary Cole
Unplugged and Active! Experienced PE & Health and Nature Based Certified teacher, Mary Cole, encourages kids to connect with Nature and their health. The holistic approach promotes healthy bodies and minds through engaging experiences that inspire mindfulness, social engagement and creativity. This class is a healthy option for kids who have a technology overload in their daily life!Fee- $110. If the program runs we will contact you for payment.
 
5:20 PM - 6:05 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 Thurs w/ Becky
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Basic Yoga - Virtual Session 2 T/Th Sue S
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Dance Adult - Adult Tap Dance Thurs - Sharon
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 - Thurs w/Lisa 6:30-7:15pm
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
Friday April 30, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 2 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Dance Adult - Polynesian Dance Ages 6-18
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
Saturday May 1, 2021
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Karate - Little Ninjas Saturdays Ages 3-4
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:00am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Saturdays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
9:35 AM - 10:35 AM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Sat) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
9:55 AM - 10:40 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:55am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM    STEM Academy - STEM Exploring the Natural World
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Saturday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Saturdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Class 2 Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
10:50 AM - 11:35 AM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Reserved
 
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays 11:45-12:30pm
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    STEM Academy - STEM Virtual Coding: Music and Sound
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
12:40 PM - 1:25 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Saturdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
Sunday May 2, 2021
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Strength Fusion - Sunday Strong - Session 2 with Sue M
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
Monday May 3, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Basic - Basic Yoga Session 2 w/ Zorayda- Monday
Basic Yoga with Zorayda – Come and enjoy the benefits of breathing awareness, yoga poses, and guided relaxation. Learn to listen to your own body as it guides you to develop the yoga practice that is right for you. Emphasis will be on feeling the poses, connecting to your breath and your body, and letting go off an ‘ideal’ of how each pose is supposed to look like.Yoga Basics with Christina – Class is for beginnersAn all-levels yoga class that includes classical poses and basic breathing techniques. Learn more about foundations of the postures, healthy alignment and relaxation. Something for everyone! Students are encouraged to work at their own pace.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 2 Mon with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Knitting - Knitting with Marilyn
Join the group in the very growing, reawakened craft of knitting. Rekindle a past talent or learn a new craft. Come and join the commodore of knitters. You will learn basic knitting skills and be able to complete a simple project. Enjoy the relaxation, accomplishments and joy of knitting. Or the other class will take the fear out of circular needles, knitting in the round made easy. Skills and techniques that will open up a world of knitting. Joining, jogless rounds, circular gauge swatching, magic loop method etc. Switch to magic loop and never look back. No more second sock syndrome.
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - ZOOM-ZOOM! Virtual Session 2 - Stacey Bobbitt
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Art with Ellie - Vibrant Pastels for Adults with Ellie
Pastels layer and mix with ease creating complete work in a short time. Subject matter can be chosen according to the student's interest. New students order pastels as a group in the first class. Others bring a 96 piece set of NU PASTELS, Canson paper (Steele Gray or Felt Gray) backing board and clips.
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Karate - Little Ninjas 3-4 yrs Mondays
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM    Strength Fusion - Strength Fusion Session 2 with Sue M - Monday
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga - Vinyasa Yoga Session 2 Mon with Cathy
FundamentalsTraditional yoga poses, breathing practices, guided relaxation, and guided meditation are instructed and demonstrated in detail for beginners as well as for non-beginners and experienced yogis desiring to review, reset, deepen, or resume their practices. Hands-on assists and individual attention are available if wanted.VinyasaSun Salutations and sequences of linked poses are moved through mindfully at a slow pace synchronized with breathing. Other traditional yoga poses are practiced as a warm-up before and as a cool;-down after the moving sequences. The practice is opened and completed with breathing practice, relaxation, and meditation. Modifications, alternatives, and props are demonstrated to accommodate all levels of experience and abilities.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Mondays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Puppy Kindergarten Obedience - Puppy Kindergarten
Puppy kindergarten class teaches handlers training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods.  For pups under 6 months old. 
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Art Come Paint, Come Draw! - Rashmi - Come Paint Come Draw with Rashmi
Bring your supplies and a desire to create.
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Mondays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:55 PM - 7:40 PM    Adaptive Dance & Fitness - Dance Power II (Ages 11-21YRS)
This program provides adaptive dance & fitness classes that allow people with Special Needs to experience the joy of dance and empower them to increase their physical, and emotional well-being. 
 
7:10 PM - 7:55 PM    Zumba - Zumba Mondays Session 2 7:10-7:55PM w/Cheryl
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 8:15 PM    Canine Communication Dog Obedience - Dog Obedience for Beginners
This class is for beginner handlers to help them understand how to improve their communication with their dogs.  Training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods will be taught.  For dogs over 6 months old. 
 
8:30 PM - 9:15 PM    Canine Communication Dog Obedience - Dog Obedience for Beginners
This class is for beginner handlers to help them understand how to improve their communication with their dogs.  Training theory and basic obedience using positive motivation and reinforcement methods will be taught.  For dogs over 6 months old. 
 
Tuesday May 4, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 2 - Sue S & Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature T/Th Session 2 - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Reserved
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Tues) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Virtual Art Programs - Virtual 2D and 3D Art for Children
7100.400 Come Paint, Come Draw! We are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. It is in times like these that we need a break from stress and worry through creative outlets. We are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which let you enjoy a couple of hours immersed in art with like-minded individuals from the comfort and safety of your home. Bring out your supplies and a desire to create. All levels of drawing and painting instruction available, so beginners are very welcome. Bring a magazine quality photo as a reference to work from or your favorite masterpiece. Recommended supplies for beginners for the first lesson are drawing paper, pencil, gum erasers. Participants are welcome to work with paints of your choice, ink pens, charcoal, or collage as well. Fridays: 3:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 9, 2020  for 8 weeksFor adults 18 years and aboveFee: $80   Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor)   NEW Online Childrens Classes via ZoomWe are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. To adapt with the changing times, we are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which will let your children enjoy an artistic activity of enrichment from the safety of your home. Open to children from all schools. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED OF SUPPLY PICKUP TIMES. 7100.402  - 2D and 3D Art for Children We will explore drawing and painting based on masterpieces by Georgia O’Keefe, Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh. Students will work with pencils, crayons and model magic clay.  An art kit of Crayola Model Magic, Canvas Boards, Glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Tuesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 13, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor) 7100.403 - Sculpting NatureUsing polymer clay or air-dry modeling clay, we will make a few relief sculptures and then a few free-standing sculptures. The focus will be on nature as a guide to learn how to sculp many different items using polymer clay and items found around the house. An art kit of required supplies will be provided upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Mondays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 12, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Deborah Jaffe 7100.404  - Fun with Flags Create colorful flags using colors, a variety of papers and other collage materials. Learn about different flags worldwide and make a flag for an imaginary place and even your own family flag. An art kit of colored papers, foam bits, glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Wednesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 14, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Suzy Balay)
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM    Fit By Nature - Fit By Nature Ages 6-10 Mary Cole
Unplugged and Active! Experienced PE & Health and Nature Based Certified teacher, Mary Cole, encourages kids to connect with Nature and their health. The holistic approach promotes healthy bodies and minds through engaging experiences that inspire mindfulness, social engagement and creativity. This class is a healthy option for kids who have a technology overload in their daily life!Fee- $110. If the program runs we will contact you for payment.
 
4:40 PM - 5:40 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Tues) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Sluggers - Little Sluggers 4-6 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:35 PM - 6:20 PM    Sluggers - Jr Sluggers 7-9 yrs
Tee ball clinic for ages 4-6 to help children learn basic fundamentals of baseball.  A gentle approach by instructors will make learning America's Pastime an enjoyable experience.Clinic for baseball players ages 7-9. Baseball fundamentals for both the beginner and intermediate player. Fielding and batting strategies, techniques and mechanics will be worked on in this program.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:50 PM - 6:50 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 5-6) Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Cardio Fusion - Total Body Conditioning Session 2 w/ Sue Moreschi Tues
A moderate to high intensity mixed self-challenging full body workout that will burn calories! Cardio drills fused with strength, endurance and core ... Be ready to sweat!! All levels welcome!
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Basic Yoga - Virtual Session 2 T/Th Sue S
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Tuesdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance - Youth - Hip Hop Ages 6-10 Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance Adult - Line Dancing Tuesday - Jenni
 
Wednesday May 5, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Wednesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga Mixed Level - Mixed Level Yoga Session 2 Wed with Christina
A hatha yoga class designed for all levels. This practice is focused on expressing the asana (postures from the inside out). Breath work and meditation will be included. Based on the principles of lyengar yoga, this therapeutic yoga will open your heart and align your body to its greatest potential.
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 2 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Nature Walks for Kinder Kids - Outdoor Explorations for Grades 3
AUTUMN ADVENTURES IN THE WOOD FOR PRE-SCHOOL AGES 3-5This program is designed for children in preschool. We will meet five times to walk in the woods, explore local streams and ponds, and see what surprises Mother Nature has in store for us. Adult participation is encouraged but not required.3320.400 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  9:30am – 10:30am for 5 weeks3320.401 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  1:30pm – 2:30pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee:$35       Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR ADVENTURES FOR KINDERGARTEN CHILDREN AGES 5 & 6This program is designed to help young children develop an appreciation for the natural world. We will meet five times to plant, to explore woods, fields, and streams, and finally to harvest what we planted. Adult participation is encouraged but not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.410 Tuesdays Sept. 29th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee:$35      Instructor: Helen Stowe OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADES 1 & 2This program is designed for children in 1st and 2nd grade. We will explore woods, fields, and streams. We will go on tree and shape scavenger hunts, take a close look at insects, have a camouflage adventure, and use our senses to discover many of nature’s wonders. Adult participation is not required. Please make arrangements for younger siblings.3320.411  Wednesdays Sept. 30th  4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeks OUTDOOR EXPLORATIONS FOR GRADE 3This program is designed for Grade 3 children.  We will go on long walks in the woods, sometimes blazing trails.  We will learn how to read a map and how to use a compass.  We will identify trees, plants, animal tracks, birds by their calls….and much more!3320.412  Thursdays Oct. 1st   4:00pm – 5:00pm for 5 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park   Fee: $35     Instructor: Helen Stowe WINTER WALKS IN THE WOODS FOR PRE SCHOOL CHILDREN AGES 4 & 5This winter, join Helen Stowe as we explore woods and fields in the winter. We will discover what other creatures are out and about, what they eat, where they sleep and how they move. Adult participation with your child is encouraged but not required. 3320.100  Tuesdays Jan. 5th   9:30am – 10:30am for 4 weeks3320.101 Tuesdays Jan. 5th     1:30pm – 2:30pm for 4 weeksLocation: Marcus Cooke Park    Fee: $30    Instructor: Helen Stowe
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
5:10 PM - 5:55 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Total Barre Training Session 2 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Wednesday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
5:45 PM - 6:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 5-6
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Muscle Challenge Session 2 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Wednesdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM    Basketball, Hoop House Academy - Hoop House Academy Ages 7-9
Great tune up for the coming basketball league play! Wallingford Park & Rec in conjunction with Central Connecticut Hoop Stars offers a premium youth basketball program which includes instruction by top coaches, game play, basketball contest and the Hoop House "lessons of life" program.
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Yoga Mindful/Therapeutic - Therapeutic Yoga Session 2 with Zorayda (Wed)
MindfulTake time to attune to your body. Through the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and mediation, you will be encouraged to slow down and listen to your body. Poses are guided from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity, to get the most benefit from your yoga practice, regardless of your perceived level of flexibility.TherapeuticDrawn from her occupational Therapy background and her yoga training, Zorayda's therapeutic yoga includes the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation. Poses are built from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity. Poses are modified so that each student benefits regardless of his perceived physical condition. All are welcomeSelf-AwakeningAwaken your body's inner intelligence. Discover what works for you through the experience of developmental movement, individual alignment, breath awareness, stillness, gravity, body scanning, differentiation, and non-judgemental self-awareness. Learn to listen to your body. Open mind set required ... body flexibility optional!
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 Wed 7:30-8:30PM w/ Fee
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
Thursday May 6, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 2 - Sue S & Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Thursday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 2 Thurs with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature T/Th Session 2 - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM    Fit By Nature - Fit By Nature Ages 6-10 Mary Cole
Unplugged and Active! Experienced PE & Health and Nature Based Certified teacher, Mary Cole, encourages kids to connect with Nature and their health. The holistic approach promotes healthy bodies and minds through engaging experiences that inspire mindfulness, social engagement and creativity. This class is a healthy option for kids who have a technology overload in their daily life!Fee- $110. If the program runs we will contact you for payment.
 
5:20 PM - 6:05 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 Thurs w/ Becky
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Basic Yoga - Virtual Session 2 T/Th Sue S
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Dance Adult - Adult Tap Dance Thurs - Sharon
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 - Thurs w/Lisa 6:30-7:15pm
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
Friday May 7, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 2 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Dance Adult - Polynesian Dance Ages 6-18
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    STEM Academy - STEM VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
Saturday May 8, 2021
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Karate - Little Ninjas Saturdays Ages 3-4
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:00am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Saturdays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
9:35 AM - 10:35 AM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Sat) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
9:55 AM - 10:40 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Saturday 9:55am
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM    STEM Academy - STEM Exploring the Natural World
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM    Reserved
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Saturday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Saturdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Sat) Class 2 Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
10:50 AM - 11:35 AM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Saturdays 11:45-12:30pm
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM    STEM Academy - STEM Virtual Coding: Music and Sound
2021 In Person Programs Course No: 2005.104   Ages 7 and 8 STEM (NEW Programming)     Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room 13Fridays: 2/5, 2/12, 2/19, 2/26     Time 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.Cost: $40Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Our session will include high interest materials that will include science, technology, art and math! Maximum Number will be 10 participantsFriday Night Science Fun          Ages 8-12         Time: 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.   Location: Outdoors at Community Lake Pavilion        Fee: $15 per sessionThere's nothing like some science to kick off the weekend! Saturday Science programs will involve exciting projects for students to burn off some of that built up energy from the week. Activities will include exciting and engaging science labs for kids to collaborate on.                 If inclement weather, program will be moved to Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room.  2005.226    Friday, May 14  - Popsicle Stick Bridges Participants will create structures to hold weight and allow a vehicle to travel across it.  2005.227     Friday, May 21  -  Chemistry Participants will engage in a fun hands-on chemistry experiment.  2005.228      Friday, June 4   -   Roller Coasters Participants will envision and design a paper roller coaster.  2005.229       Friday, June 11  -   Film Canister Rockets Participants will build and conduct multiple trials as they launch a film canister rocket. Exploring the Natural World         Course Number 2005.205       Fee: $32.00Its Spring! The sun is shining and the plants are growing! In this program, participants will get outside and learn about various plants and animals that inhabit the world around them. Participants will also collect, observe and identify plants, rocks and minerals. Come on out and see what nature has to offer!Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8             Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.     Ages:  9-14                      Location: Bertini Park, West Dayton Hill Road Lego Robotics for Ages 7 and 8         Course Number 2005.204      Fee:  $32.00The great minds at LEGO have provided the tools and means for us to use their fun kits to do more advanced STEM and computer science. LEGO Mindstorms are a great facet for students to explore a different side of robotics that includes interesting building challenges, programming, and innovative thinking.Fridays: 3 /12, 3 /19, 3 /26       Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.      Ages: 7 and 8 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  VEX IQ Robotics for Beginners     Course Number 2005.201      Fee: $40.00Join us for an introduction to our VEX IQ robotics program. No experience necessary. This club is high commitment and high reward. Our program encourages teamwork, problem solving, and leadership skills. The students will be using the VEX IQ robotics system to learn the basics of building a robot, while also learning other STEM applications. Ages 7 and 8 may register with prior robotics experience Fridays: 4/9, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7      Time:  6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.    Ages   9-13 Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room  2021 Virtual Programs   One Day Virtual STEM Programs Participants will engage in a wide range of STEM topics that vary per day.  This is a perfect program for any school age child including homeschool and distance learning students!  January 28Course No:  2006.144     VEX Code VRVEXcode VR lets you code a virtual robot using a block based coding environment powered by Scratch Blocks. VEXcode VR is based on VEXcode, the same programming environment used for VEX 123, GO, IQ and V5 robots. We all know that robots make Computer Science (CS) come to life with real world applications. Now STEM learning can continue while at home for students (excerpt from VEX VR website).  No additional materials required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 4Course No: 2006.145       Straw Egg Drop ChallengeParticipants will create a protective covering/device to prevent an egg from breaking during an egg drop test.  Families will need to provide up to 50 plastic non-flexible straws, one meter of masking tape, scissors, ziploc bag, plate or tin for workspace and one raw egg.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 9Course No: 2006.152     Explore STEM Careers - One Night Program Participants will explore all types of STEM Careers through CT STEM Academy’s engaging Careers In STEM website.  Participants will walk away with an understanding of skills needed for various STEM Careers. No additional materials will be required for this class.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.February 25Course No: 2006.146       Celebrate Engineering WeekJoin CT STEM Academy in celebrating Engineers Week in Wallingford! We will celebrate how engineers make a difference in our world and bring engineering to life for kids, educators, and parents! We will be offering a hands-on “make and take” engineering activity.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants. February 25Course No: 2006.155      Introduce A Girl to Engineering Day   Ages 8 - 15Please join CT STEM Academy in celebrating Girls in Engineering!  We will watch a portion of the movie Dream Big:  Engineering Our World Narrated by Jeff Bridges, create a “make and take” engineering activity and introduce you to our VEX IQ Robotics Program.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.  Materials will need to be provided by families. Each child should have an 8.5 x 11 piece of paper, 5 paper clips, and scissors.  Various types of paper such as regular copy paper, 5 x 8 index card and construction paper and clear tape are recommended, but not required.Time 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Cost: $15 per participantPrior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.Multi- Day Programs Course No: 2006.112      Chemistry Creations    Ages 9 - 14Tuesdays: 2/16 and 2/23   Time: 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $30Explore a different side of STEM with this new program.  As junior chemists, students will study the substances that make up matter everything that takes up space in the universe. They also study the changes that take place when substances are combined. These changes are called chemical reactions.  Participants who join will have the chance to see how the properties of substances can make for exciting projects that might include chemical testing and allergy free food chemistry.  We have also included new topics to explore.  A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Participants may pick up their materials on February 10, 11 or 16Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.  The program instructor will be Ruby Hsu.  Ruby is a STEM educator, past Wallingford Teacher of the Year, and internationally experienced educator.    Course No: 2006.162       Coding and Online Robotics Club II      Ages 8 – 14Saturdays: 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27       Time: 11:00 to 12:00 Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40This program is designed for participants who would like a rich introduction to coding. This program encourages critical thinking, problem solving, and communication.  Participants will be using a variety of block coding websites to learn the basics of coding and related STEM applications.   Instructors will adjust program instruction to meet the needs of all participants.  with registered participants.  No additional materials are required for this program.  Topics will not be the same Coding and Online Robotics Club I. Participants are not required to complete Coding and Online Robotics Club I to participate.  First session participants are invited to join this session as well.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Course No: 2006.152           Makey Makey Club   Ages 9 - 14Thursdays: 3/4, 3/11, 3/18, 3/25    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $100 (includes Makey Makey kit)A Makey Makey Kit, and supplies, will be provided to each participant.  The Makey Makey is an electronic invention kit for all ages! The Makey Makey allows you to take everyday objects and combine them with the internet. Using the alligator clips attached to any conductive material you can control the keyboard of your computer, such as space bar, arrow keys and left click of the mouse. In this program, you will create fun inventions using Makey Makey and household materials provided in our kit!*Families will be required to pick up their Makey Makey kit prior to the program. Participants may pick up their materials between 2/26 - 3/3.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   *Course Description in part from http://www.makerspaceforeducation.com/makey-makey.html Course No: 2006.154      STEM Club   Ages 8 - 12Thursdays: 2/4, 2/11, 2/18    Time: 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Location: Online via Google Meet Cost: $35Participants will be introduced to the engineering design process as they explore fun hands-on science and engineering challenges.   A kit of supplies will be provided to each participant. Please note that this program will require participants to pick up their kit prior to the program.  Additionally, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants prior to the program.   Participants may pick up their materials on January 29 through February 3.   Course No: 2006.157        Electric Circuits         Ages 8 - 14Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27     Time: 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $60Are you interested in electricity, circuit boards and basic robotics? If so, then you’ll want to be a part of designing and testing inventions with your very own Snap Circuits Kit.  Each participant will receive a Snap Circuits Kit to keep and continue the learning fun even after our program.  Participants may pick up their materials on January 27, 28, or 29.  Prior to the program, a Google Meet Code will be shared with registered participants.   Reading Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsReading is a fundamental skill and building block for all learning. Help your child improve their reading skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on improving fluency/reading rate, accuracy, comprehension, fiction and nonfiction connections.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program: Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment. Math Extra Help Club    Ages 8 and 9Course No: 2006.158   Session A - Saturdays: 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30Course No: 2006.159   Session B - Saturdays: 2/6, 2/13, 2/20, 2/27Time: 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m. Location: Online via Google MeetCost: $40 for each sessionsHelp your child improve their math skills with tutoring provided by an aspiring educator who is experienced teaching students. Instruction will be based on student needs focusing on fact fluency, computation strategies and problem solving.  Prior to the program, a survey will be shared with families to provide instruction focus.  Instructor for this program:   Bridgette Murphy.  Bridgette has led the Cheshire Fall 2020 One Day Programs.  Additional staff will be added based upon enrollment.   Coding: Music and Sound     Course Number 2006.230        Cost: $32.00Saturdays: 4/24, 5/1, 5/8       Time:  12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.    Ages:  8-13 Location: Online/Virtual Offering  Do you like creating your own music? If so, join us for this new class where students will use code to play musical notes, create a music video and an interactive music display. No previous experience required! Join us for this STEAM fun session! Upon registration, course Google Meet code will be shared with participants.Experimental Design Session    Course Number 2005.211        Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Monday, April 12, 2021    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomAre you interested in being in the next generation of creators and inventors? In our experimental design program, students will investigate with engaging hands-on challenges such as creating structures, simple machines and protective equipment.STEM Explorations – One Day Camp  Course Number: 2005.231   Cost: $38Ages 9 to 14    Spring Break – Tuesday, April 13, 2021   Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Participants will be grouped based upon experience and/or age.Ages 5 and 6  STEM     Course Number 2005.207    Cost:  $30Ages 5 and 6   Spring Break – Wednesday, April 14, 2021   Time 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM Room Do you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations. Ages 7 and 8 STEM      Course Number 2005.206      Cost: $30Ages 7 and 8    Spring Break - Thursday,  April 15, 2021   Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomDo you like to explore science, solve problems and use technology? If you do, then STEM Academy is the perfect place for you! Join us for an engaging session of exploring many different STEM Challenges through hands-on investigations.  Our session will include high interest materials such as Legos, K’NEX, and Botley.  Young children can learn to code with Botley in an easy and fun way.Fun with Chemistry      Course Number 2005.212      Cost:  $38Ages 9 to 14   Spring Break - Friday, April 16, 2021    Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Location:  Wallingford Park and Rec STEM Room Calling all Junior Chemists! Participants who join will experience how different substances react with one another. Some experiments may include: making different foods like ice cream; high flying reactions like film canister rockets; or colorful creations like slime and lava lamps. Rocketry    Course Number 2005.220     Cost:  $38Ages 8-13    Spring Break – Friday, April 16, 2021   1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.Location: Wallingford Parks and Rec STEM RoomIn 3...2...1...BLAST OFF! In this STEM program, students will act as true NASA employees as they investigate various types of rockets.  Participants will have the opportunity to build small rockets from household materials that they can launch at home, eventually building up to a well-designed rocket that will be launched from our own high pressure air compressor.  Get ready to blast off with this exciting program!
 
12:40 PM - 1:25 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Saturdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
Sunday May 9, 2021
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Strength Fusion - Sunday Strong - Session 2 with Sue M
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
Monday May 10, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Basic - Basic Yoga Session 2 w/ Zorayda- Monday
Basic Yoga with Zorayda – Come and enjoy the benefits of breathing awareness, yoga poses, and guided relaxation. Learn to listen to your own body as it guides you to develop the yoga practice that is right for you. Emphasis will be on feeling the poses, connecting to your breath and your body, and letting go off an ‘ideal’ of how each pose is supposed to look like.Yoga Basics with Christina – Class is for beginnersAn all-levels yoga class that includes classical poses and basic breathing techniques. Learn more about foundations of the postures, healthy alignment and relaxation. Something for everyone! Students are encouraged to work at their own pace.
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 2 Mon with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Monday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:10 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - ZOOM-ZOOM! Virtual Session 2 - Stacey Bobbitt
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Art with Ellie - Vibrant Pastels for Adults with Ellie
Pastels layer and mix with ease creating complete work in a short time. Subject matter can be chosen according to the student's interest. New students order pastels as a group in the first class. Others bring a 96 piece set of NU PASTELS, Canson paper (Steele Gray or Felt Gray) backing board and clips.
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Karate - Little Ninjas 3-4 yrs Mondays
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 6:15 PM    Strength Fusion - Strength Fusion Session 2 with Sue M - Monday
HardcoreAn energetic intense total body workout that challenges all major muscle groups while using a variety of weighted equipment to strength and define our core. Overall you will increase your flexibility and balance. All levels welcome.Power PumpThis is a full body weight training class which challenges all major muscle groups fusing powerful strength training techniques. Increase core strength, stability and burn calories. A great way to start a weekend!
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Yoga - Vinyasa Yoga Session 2 Mon with Cathy
FundamentalsTraditional yoga poses, breathing practices, guided relaxation, and guided meditation are instructed and demonstrated in detail for beginners as well as for non-beginners and experienced yogis desiring to review, reset, deepen, or resume their practices. Hands-on assists and individual attention are available if wanted.VinyasaSun Salutations and sequences of linked poses are moved through mindfully at a slow pace synchronized with breathing. Other traditional yoga poses are practiced as a warm-up before and as a cool;-down after the moving sequences. The practice is opened and completed with breathing practice, relaxation, and meditation. Modifications, alternatives, and props are demonstrated to accommodate all levels of experience and abilities.
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Mondays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Karate, Kickin Kids - Kickin Kids Mondays Ages 5-6
Dynamic karate techniques taught with an emphasis on kicks, punches, blocks, coordination, bullying prevention and beginning karate weapons training.
 
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Art Come Paint, Come Draw! - Rashmi - Come Paint Come Draw with Rashmi
Bring your supplies and a desire to create.
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Mondays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:55 PM - 7:40 PM    Adaptive Dance & Fitness - Dance Power II (Ages 11-21YRS)
This program provides adaptive dance & fitness classes that allow people with Special Needs to experience the joy of dance and empower them to increase their physical, and emotional well-being. 
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
7:10 PM - 7:55 PM    Zumba - Zumba Mondays Session 2 7:10-7:55PM w/Cheryl
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
Tuesday May 11, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 2 - Sue S & Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastic Mommy & Me - Mommy & Me - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 1 year olds ONLY)     We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
9:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Reserved
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature T/Th Session 2 - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Reserved
 
10:25 AM - 11:10 AM    Gymnastic Tumblin' Two's Class - Tumbling Two's - Tuesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level. (This class is the same as the Tiny Tumblers class, it is just geared to 2 year old ONLY We are asking that you please refrain from bringing snacks in the classroom. Also, We ask that if you have to bring older siblings please have them sit on the blue mats in the balance beam room. They will not be allowed to walk around the room or play on the mats.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM    Dance, Diaper Darlings (Ages 18 mo. - 3Yrs) - Diaper Darlings (Tues) Ages 18 mo - 3 yrs
This program is a great way to get your toddler an introduction to the sounds and movement of dance.
 
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Virtual Art Programs - Virtual 2D and 3D Art for Children
7100.400 Come Paint, Come Draw! We are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. It is in times like these that we need a break from stress and worry through creative outlets. We are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which let you enjoy a couple of hours immersed in art with like-minded individuals from the comfort and safety of your home. Bring out your supplies and a desire to create. All levels of drawing and painting instruction available, so beginners are very welcome. Bring a magazine quality photo as a reference to work from or your favorite masterpiece. Recommended supplies for beginners for the first lesson are drawing paper, pencil, gum erasers. Participants are welcome to work with paints of your choice, ink pens, charcoal, or collage as well. Fridays: 3:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 9, 2020  for 8 weeksFor adults 18 years and aboveFee: $80   Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor)   NEW Online Childrens Classes via ZoomWe are living in unprecedented times of pandemic, isolation, social distancing and uncertainty. To adapt with the changing times, we are happy to provide an alternative of online classes which will let your children enjoy an artistic activity of enrichment from the safety of your home. Open to children from all schools. YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED OF SUPPLY PICKUP TIMES. 7100.402  - 2D and 3D Art for Children We will explore drawing and painting based on masterpieces by Georgia O’Keefe, Pablo Picasso and Vincent Van Gogh. Students will work with pencils, crayons and model magic clay.  An art kit of Crayola Model Magic, Canvas Boards, Glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Tuesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 13, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Rashmi Talpade (Fine Arts Supervisor) 7100.403 - Sculpting NatureUsing polymer clay or air-dry modeling clay, we will make a few relief sculptures and then a few free-standing sculptures. The focus will be on nature as a guide to learn how to sculp many different items using polymer clay and items found around the house. An art kit of required supplies will be provided upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Mondays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 12, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Deborah Jaffe 7100.404  - Fun with Flags Create colorful flags using colors, a variety of papers and other collage materials. Learn about different flags worldwide and make a flag for an imaginary place and even your own family flag. An art kit of colored papers, foam bits, glue and some other supplies will be provided for pick up upon registration. Open to all schools, grades 3- 5.Wednesdays: 4:00 p.m.– 5:00 p.m. Starting October 14, 2020 for 6 weeksFee: $50 (Supplies provided)           Instructor: Suzy Balay)
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM    Fit By Nature - Fit By Nature Ages 6-10 Mary Cole
Unplugged and Active! Experienced PE & Health and Nature Based Certified teacher, Mary Cole, encourages kids to connect with Nature and their health. The holistic approach promotes healthy bodies and minds through engaging experiences that inspire mindfulness, social engagement and creativity. This class is a healthy option for kids who have a technology overload in their daily life!Fee- $110. If the program runs we will contact you for payment.
 
4:40 PM - 5:40 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet & Tap Combination (Tues) Ages 3-4
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
4:45 PM - 5:30 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:40 PM - 6:25 PM    Gymnastics 3-4 Years Old - Pre-School Gymnastics Classes 3-4ys Tuesdays
This class takes a gentle approach to the introduction of gymnastics.  Participants will be introduced to gymnastics equipment, as well as learning the basics of tumbling in a fun and easy-going environment.
 
5:45 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
5:50 PM - 6:50 PM    Dance - Youth - Ballet/Tap Combo (Ages 5-6) Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Cardio Fusion - Total Body Conditioning Session 2 w/ Sue Moreschi Tues
A moderate to high intensity mixed self-challenging full body workout that will burn calories! Cardio drills fused with strength, endurance and core ... Be ready to sweat!! All levels welcome!
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Basic Yoga - Virtual Session 2 T/Th Sue S
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    We Care - We Care - ABC Arts Benefits Children
We Care continues to offer playgroups and workshop for both parents of children ages 0-5 and preschool teachers in the community.  Playgroups are free but limited for size so register early.
 
6:35 PM - 7:20 PM    Gymnastics 5-8 Years Old - Beginner Gymnastics Class 5-8 yrs Tuesdays
In this class we will introduce your child to the skills on all of the gymnastics equipment.  Your child will develop skills on the beam and bars.  A small floor routine will be introduced and performed at the spring recital.
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
6:45 PM - 8:45 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance - Youth - Hip Hop Ages 6-10 Tues
Dance classes with Amy Malone on Tuesdays and Madison Whalen on Saturdays.They teaches a variety of classes:Ballet & Tap Combination Children will begin to learn the fundamentals of both subjectsJazz/Hip Hop Students will learn the basic fundamentals of jazz dancing. In addition, students will learn urban dance moves using today’s popular dance music. Warm up will teach some steps center floor and traveling across the dance floor. These learned steps will then be put to music.
 
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM    Dance Adult - Line Dancing Tuesday - Jenni
 
Wednesday May 12, 2021
6:00 AM - 6:45 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Power Up Your Morning Session 2 - Jess Holloway
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Softball, Senior 60+yrs - Senior Men's Softball 60+yrs
Practice and games tentavely scheduled for Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00am-11:00am.  Letters for registration were mailed out in the month of January to the players from the previous year.  Registration forms must be completely filled out and returned with payment and a copy of a CT drivers license to the Parks and Recreation Dept.  Harry Fazio is the league commissioner.
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Wednesday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga Mixed Level - Mixed Level Yoga Session 2 Wed with Christina
A hatha yoga class designed for all levels. This practice is focused on expressing the asana (postures from the inside out). Breath work and meditation will be included. Based on the principles of lyengar yoga, this therapeutic yoga will open your heart and align your body to its greatest potential.
 
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM    Swing Shift - Swing Shift Session 2 Cheryl - Wed & Fri
This class is designed for the active senior. Move and step to your favorite music as you improve your cardiovascular health. Strength and balance exercises also included for complete fitness. This class will keep you moving and keep you doing the activities you love to do! Class is for Adults 50+Instructor:Cheryl Meyers
 
11:30 AM - 2:15 PM    Lil Rec'ers - Lil Rec'ers Extended Session
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
1:30 PM - 4:00 PM    Reserved
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
5:10 PM - 5:55 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Total Barre Training Session 2 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Karate - Karate For Beginners Wednesday Ages 7 to Adults
Karate techniques incorporated with essential motor skills for 3-4 year olds.
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Reserved
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
6:05 PM - 6:50 PM    Total Barre & Muscle Challenge - Muscle Challenge Session 2 - Wed with Linda
Sculpt your body using a barre, small ball, foam roller, weights and tubing. Experience a moving mix of pilates principles, dance and strength training while concentrating on smaller postural muscles and the fascia system. A total body workout!Muscle challenge total body strength training with a variety of equipment. Something different each week, for a challenge.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Karate, Tang Soo Do - Tang Soo Do Wednesdays Ages 7+
A chance for 7 year olds through adults to develop martial arts skills, build strength and confidence, build self discipline.
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM    Yoga Mindful/Therapeutic - Therapeutic Yoga Session 2 with Zorayda (Wed)
MindfulTake time to attune to your body. Through the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and mediation, you will be encouraged to slow down and listen to your body. Poses are guided from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity, to get the most benefit from your yoga practice, regardless of your perceived level of flexibility.TherapeuticDrawn from her occupational Therapy background and her yoga training, Zorayda's therapeutic yoga includes the use of props, self-massage, breathing exercises, relaxation, and meditation. Poses are built from the least challenging to a slow-graded increase in the level of intensity. Poses are modified so that each student benefits regardless of his perceived physical condition. All are welcomeSelf-AwakeningAwaken your body's inner intelligence. Discover what works for you through the experience of developmental movement, individual alignment, breath awareness, stillness, gravity, body scanning, differentiation, and non-judgemental self-awareness. Learn to listen to your body. Open mind set required ... body flexibility optional!
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Reserved
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 Wed 7:30-8:30PM w/ Fee
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
Thursday May 13, 2021
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Virtual Total Toning - Session 2 - Sue S & Stacey Bobbit
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 3 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Terese
 
8:45 AM - 11:30 AM    Lil Rec'ers - 4-5 Year Olds Lil Rec'ers w/ Miss Debbie
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM    Gymnastics Tiny Tumblers - Tiny Tumblers Thursday
Parents share in the experience with their young child.  We create an atmosphere geared for physical and social activity for the participants.  This open play will give your child an opportunity to play on the mats, while building skills through play to get them to the next level.                   
 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM    Yoga - Gentle - Gentle Yoga & Meditation - Session 2 Thurs with Christina
A nurturing, healing yoga experience for the beginner student or those needing some relaxation and ease in their life.  Basic yoga postures and breathing are taught in a gentle way to help students release deep tension and stress from their bodies and minds.
 
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM    Fitness in Nature - Gwen - Fitness in Nature T/Th Session 2 - Gwen
Come enjoy the new feeling of Spring! Embrace the beauty of Mother Nature and the many benefits of exercisingoutdoors. Fresh air, vitamin D and natural sounds surround us as we increase our cardiovascular endurance andchallenge the upper, lower, whole body each day. One day each week we’ll really target the core so bring a mat, blanketor towel. Resistance bands provided or bring your own for strength training.This group meetup is great for all fitness levels with modifications for more or less intensity provided.(Please bring water and wear a raincoat when needed. We will meet unless the weather is extreme.)
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Terrific Twosies with Parent - Terrific Twosies with Parents (T/Th) Session 3
Good afternoon,Last week the Office of Early Childhood sent out updated guidelines for child care programs this fall. As of now, children ages 3-5 (All Lil'Rec'ers participants) will be required to wear a mask when social distancing is not possible. Children ages 2 and under (Terrific Twosies) will not be required to wear a mask. *Please note these requirements may not apply to other programs where physical activity is taking place (sports, karate, dance etc.)* All staff and parents will also be required to wear masks throughout the day. Other safety measures we will be taking will be cleaning and disinfecting high touch surfaces, increased fresh air flow throughout the building, and taking kids outside whenever weather allows.  If you have any questions please give us a call at 203-294-2120.Terrific Twosies will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays either 9:00-10:00am or 10:30-11:30amSession II Dec 8th - Feb 25thSession III March 9th - May 20th The final step before reaching Lil Rec’ers. Experience lifelong friendships for parents and children. This program will model our pre-school program weekly themes, BUT every activity will be based on age appropriate songs, stories, crafts, play kits, gym activities and more! The materials and supplies will be specific for the two year old and it will be a class filled with fun for all!
 
4:00 PM - 5:15 PM    Reserved
 
4:15 PM - 5:30 PM    Fit By Nature - Fit By Nature Ages 6-10 Mary Cole
Unplugged and Active! Experienced PE & Health and Nature Based Certified teacher, Mary Cole, encourages kids to connect with Nature and their health. The holistic approach promotes healthy bodies and minds through engaging experiences that inspire mindfulness, social engagement and creativity. This class is a healthy option for kids who have a technology overload in their daily life!Fee- $110. If the program runs we will contact you for payment.
 
5:20 PM - 6:05 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 Thurs w/ Becky
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Fishing - Hook a Family on Fishing
Learn to fish from State of Connecticut CARE (Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education) fishing instructors in this free class. Class curriculum designed for adults, families, and kida approximately age 9 and up. You will learn about fishing tackle, how to cast, best bates, knot tying, safety, regulations and how to identify your catch.
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Virtual Fitness Programs - Basic Yoga - Virtual Session 2 T/Th Sue S
Hosted by Wallingford Parks & Recreation Classes will be held live on Zoom with certified instructors. To attend classes please register below. Once registered you will then be emailed instructions to attend meeting (the meeting ID and password) 5810.400 BASIC YOGA A Yoga class that flows at a perfect pace for all those who would like to continue with their practice. Strengthen the mind/body connection by linking breath with a series of dynamic postures that will improve your flexibility and strength.  All levels welcome.Instructor: Sue Schade certified yoga instructor Class Time: 6:00-7:00 PM Tuesdays and ThursdaysSession 1: 9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks    Fee: $70Session 2: 11/10-12/31 for 7 weeks  No class 11/25   Fee: $705810.401 TOTAL TONING Strength, cardio or any combination for a fun and effective workout. We'll do a variety of cardio drills and resistance training exercises designed to challenge and improve cardio and muscular strength while maintaining a strong core. Please have a chair, hand weights (if you don’t have weights soup cans or water bottles) and a mat. Let's get strong together! All levels welcome. Fee: $40Instructor: Sue Schade certified instructorClass Time Tuesday and Thursdays 8:00-9:00 AMSession 1  9/22-11/5 for 7 weeks Fee: $40Session 2 11/10-12/31, no class 11/26 for 7 weeks Fee: $403 WEEK ZOOM INTERSESSION -POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 classes and 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome Date: 8/28-9/18, no class 9/7   Fee: $25 5820.400 & 5820.401 POWER UP YOUR MORNING with Jess Holloway 6:00-6:45 AM ZOOM CLASS on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays 3 different formats to get keep you motivated and getting a great workout!  Mondays will be P-90X Format -you will power through a full-body strength and cardio workout to reach your fitness goals. Hand-held weights are optional. Wednesdays will be Cardio Kickboxing  We will use a mix of kickboxing and simple dance moves set to heart pounding dance music to ramp up our fitness. No equipment necessary. Fridays will be Transform format which is a high-intensity cardio-conditioning class. Step is optional. All levels welcome.Session 1:  9/21-11/6 for 7 weeksFee: $52Session II:  11/9-12/30 for 7 weeks no class 12/25       Location: Zoom onlineFee: $55ZOOM-ZOOM!!! with Stacey Bobbitt  5800.400  Mondays 9/28-11/16 at  10:30-11:10 AM   Fee $255800.401   Mondays 11/23-12/28 at  10:30-11:10 AM  Fee: $20(Cardio Fitness Dance class) Come join us for a moderately paced dance fitness class for people of all ages.  A fun workout to all types of music!   5840.400 & 5840.401 BABY BOOMER BOOGIE with Lauren Henrici 12:05-12:50 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays  Move over Zumba Gold....Baby Boomer Boogie is a fun cardio dance fitness class that incorporates the best of todays and yesterday’s favorite music hits. Get your heart pumping and spirits soaring with easy to follow dance movements. Top if off with some strength work and balance challenges and you have a TOTAL body workout! Session 1:  9/22-11/5 Session II:  11/10 -12/29  no class 11/26, 12/24       Location: Zoom online  Fee: $20
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Dance Adult - Adult Tap Dance Thurs - Sharon
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM    Zumba - Zumba Session 2 - Thurs w/Lisa 6:30-7:15pm
The Zumba program fuses hypnotic Latin and International rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Zumba fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! The routines feature interval training sessions where fast and slow rhythms and resistance training are combined to tone and sculpt your body while burning fat. Add some Latin flavor and international zest into the mix and you've got a Zumba class.
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Reserved