Preschool & Youth Programs
Pre-School Adventures are created for children ages 18 months through 5 years of age. These classes engage toddlers and pre-schoolers while teaching them sharing, friendship and fine and gross motor skills. Register for a pre-school program today and watch your child blossom!
Pre-K Enrichment (Ages 3 1/2 - 5)
The Smithfield YMCA’s Pre-K Enrichment Program prepares children for Kindergarten by teaching alphabet recognition, number recognition, shapes, colors, community safety, counting, gross motor skills, such as hand over hand cutting and so much more!
The Pre-K Program begins on September 8th and runs through June 5, 2015. The children enrolled will receive progress evaluations twice throughout the year to help gauge the learning progress of each child.
At the end of the year, children will participate in a Pre-K Graduation ceremony where family and friends are invited to attend.
Children participate in free swim every Monday and will receive a swim lesson every Wednesday which will help to build confidence in the water and their everyday lives! Fees are based on a monthly rate and will be automatically deducted from a savings or checking account on the first of each month.
Parents can choose from our regular care Pre-K Program that runs from 10:30 - 2:30 PM or our extended care program which runs from 10:00 - 3:00 PM. The extended care program offers parents extra time to tend to work, chores or siblings! During the 10:00 - 10:30 AM extended care and the 2:30 - 3:00 PM extended care, children will participate in play stations learning activities.
Pre-K with Extended Care
Mon/Wed/Fri 10:00 - 3:00 PM
Member/Non-member $300/$350 per month
Pre-K without Extended Care
Mon/Wed/Fri 10:30 - 2:30 PM
Member/Non-member $275/$325 per month
Pre - Ballet (Ages 4 - 6)
Pre-ballet is a great way for young children to begin learning ballet. Children will begin to learn ballet positions and vocabulary, rhythm, and musicality in addition to movement games and exploring creative movement.
Pre-Ballet Instructor, Mary-Beth has over 25 years of dance experience and instruction. Children will love this pre-ballet class and its perfect for boys and girls!
Please wear dance attire or clothes that are easy and comfortable to move in.
SATURDAY 10:30 - 11:15 AM
Creative Movement (Ages 2 - 5)
Creative Movement is a great way to introduce your child to all different types of dance and movement. Children will learn rhythm, discipline and musicality while focusing on motor skills, listening and creativity.
Creative Movement instructor, Mary Beth has over 25 years of expertise dance experience. This class will be fun and be sure to get children moving!
THURSDAY 9:45 - 10:45 AM
SATURDAY 9:30 - 10:15 AM
Art Adventures (Ages 2 - 5)
Art Adventures is a great way to get messy, have fun and meet new friends! In this class, instructed by the Y’s Child Care Director, Tanya, children will use multiple different art supplies to create their masterpieces. If the weather provides, children will even go outside to add nature into some of their projects! Leave the mess to us!
THURSDAY 11:15 - 12:00 PM Member/Non-Member $25/$50