Youth Enrichment Programs

Youngsters have fun at these classes filled with age-appropriate activities to spark imagination, creativity and learning. Choose from a variety of classes that are educational, artistic, scientific and just plain fun. Not all classes are offered year-round.

 

Youth Enrichment Classes


Arts - These classes stimulate imagination, improve self-confidence, and spark creativity. Life skills are also enhanced, includeing how to develop an informed opinion and articule a vision.

Saturday Art 
Holiday Saturday Art
Art in the Fall
Beginner Drawing
Acrylic Painting
Holiday Creating with Color
Holiday Saturday Art
Art Show Art
Your First Cartoon Strip
Your First Cartoon Book
Gallery on the Go
Paint, Glaze & Fire (various themes)

Performing Arts - Gain confidence, expand creativity, exhibit self-expression, and improve social skills.

Vocal Essentials
Drama Kids 
Play in a Day
Recreational Cheer
Cheerleading, Tumbling & Jumps 

Life/Social Skills - The following classes reinforce verbal and non-verbal skills while learning how to share and take turns. Teamwork is introducted in a fun setting.

Manners Workshop 
Creative Cooks
Home Alone Basics
Babysitting 101
Kidsafe Awareness


Logic - Math and science come alove with classes designed to sharpen problem-solving skills and develop fine motor skills.

Chess 
Bricks 4 Kidz
Mad Science

Fitness - Healthy habits are developed early for stronger muscles and bones. Research shows physically fit kids sleep better and are able to hand physical and emotional challenges easier.

Kids Yoga
Girls on the Run

 

Technology - Programming skills introducted through codes, sequences, and design to sharpen problem-solving talents and creative thinking.

Video Game Design
Web Studio
Multimedia Adventures
iVideo Game Design
Robotics
Animation
Gaming Academy

 

 

 
 
Hours of Operation

Activity Center
6545 W. 151st Street
Monday - Friday, 6am-9pm
Saturday, 7am-7pm
Sunday, noon-7pm
913-685-6000
For weather cancellations
call 913-685-6099

Recreation Complex Office (Sports)
9701 W. 137th Street

Monday - Friday, 8am-4:30pm
913-685-6030
For weather cancellations
call 913-685-6099
 

Administrative Offices
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm
913-685-6000

Vision Statement:

"Enriching Lives, Strengthening a Spirit of Community"

Mission Statement:

"We will champion community and personal growth through dynamic lifelong recreation experiences."