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 
Art in the Fall
Beginner Drawing
Acrylic Painting
Holiday Creating with Color
Holiday Saturday Art
Art Show Art
Cartooning 101
How to Become a Successful Cartoonist
Kids N' Canvas Paint & Gift Party
Grandparent & Grandchild Canvas Paint Party
Paint, Glase & Fire (various themes)

 

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

Vocal Essentials
Junior Actors
Drama Kidz 
Play in a Day
Day of Drum Fun
Play the Drums
Recreational Cheer
Cheerleading, Tumbling & Jumps 
Intro to Competitive Cheer
Competitive Cheer


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 
 

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
Robotics
Bricks 4 Kidz
Mad Science
 

 

 
 
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."