Children’s Programs

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January
  • 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM
Mixed Media Art After School

(10) Tuesday afternoons, Jan. 14 – Mar. 17, 4:15 – 5:30 pm For 5 – 11 years old This is a multi-media art class where creativity and imagination are the name of the game. Based on student interest, we will explore media of: ceramics, sculpture, drawing, painting, printmaking, and collage. Maybe we will do all […]

15
January
  • 4:15 PM to 5:30 PM
Clay Class for Kids: Pottery & Hand-building

(10) Wednesday afternoons Jan. 15 – Mar. 18, 4:15 – 5:30 pm Learn and practice pottery & hand-building right here at the JCC! This class is specifically for kids ages 8-14 who love clay! We will have lots of fun building ceramic vessels, large and small. Hand-building clay forms and wheel-throwing will be taught. Learn […]

15
January
Kid Fit

An invigorating class geared specifically for kids 4-12 years of age. JCC trainer, Amber, will provide a cardiovascular, strength, and fitness training program with an exciting and unique approach! Your kids will be engaged in a safe and action-packed environment. Let them experience how enjoyable fitness and working out can be. Classes are 45 minutes […]

2
February
  • 1:00 PM to 1:55 PM
Children’s Dance – Dance 1

Combines ballet and jazz. Continued intro to dance with an emphasis on dance foundation, coordination, basic dance terminology, and learning dance etiquette. Dancers will develop strength, technique and correct body placement in a creatively challenging atmosphere. Ages 5+ NO Class: 3/29 & 4/12 Instructor: Sarah Custer Register online!

2
February
  • 2:00 PM to 2:55 PM
Children’s Dance – Dance 2

Prerequisite: this class is open to dancers who have completed 2 or more semesters of Dance I. Please contact Miss Sarah for information and/or placement. NO Class: 3/29 $ 4/12 Instructors: Sarah Westerlund Register online!

2
February
  • 12:00 PM to 12:45 PM
Children’s Dance – Pre Dance

Introduction to dance with an emphasis on dance foundations, coordination, and basic dance terminology. Have fun in a highly energized, upbeat class. Ages 3-5 NO Class: 3/29 & 4/12 Instructor: Sarah Westerlund Register online!

8
March
Aikido for Kids

Aikido is a Japanese martial art dedicated to non-violence. Aikido helps children improve their physical, mental, and interpersonal skills in a safe and non-competitive environment. Basic movement, posture, stretciing and non violent self-defense are taught in a supportive and fun atmosphere. Space Limited! Register online/member services by 2/28/20 Sensei will provide options for uniform purchase […]

15
March
  • 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Carla Naumburg – How to Stop Losing Your Sh*t with Your Kids

Sunday, March 15, 3 pm Ever lose it with your kid? If so, you’re definitely not alone. Parenting is stressful, and you’re only human. Carla Naumburg, PhD, a clinical social worker, was so at a loss with her daughters that she found herself Googling “how to stop yelling at my kids” during a particularly grueling […]

30
March
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Spring Break Camp – March & April

Register for: March 30th March 31st April 1st April 2nd April 3rd

30
March
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Horseback Riding & Aqua Camp: 2020

Campers will learn the fundamentals of horseback riding, experience hands-on grooming, leading and basic care for horses. Each morning campers will ride for approximately an hour and a half to two hours. Professional staff provide individual and group instruction. Campers must wear shoes with a heel for safety reasons, no tennis shoes. Finish the day […]

1
April
Private & Semi-Private Swim Lessons

Students of all ages and abilities can learn to swim or develop their stroke in these 30-minute, 1-on-1 swim lessons. Instructors will be in the water with you every step of the way. Private Swim Lessons: 1 lesson 3 lessons 6 lessons 9 lessons 12 lessons Semi-Private Lessons: Semi-Private lessons are scheduled with 2-3 swimmers […]

19
April
Sunday Group Swim Lessons Session 1: April 19th-May 17th (5 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 8:30-9:15am 10:20-11:05am Seahorse (Level 2) 9:25-10:10am 11:15-12:00pm Barracuda (Level 3) 8:30-9:15am 11:15-12:00pm Dolphin (Level 4) 10:20-11:05am Shark (Level 5) 9:25-10:10am

19
April
Adaptive Swim Lessons – Sunday Classes

The JCC offers adaptive lessons modified for individuals with special needs. This class provides swimmers the opportunity to facilitate gross and fine motor skills in a gravity eliminated environment. This class will include skills such as safe entry and exit of the water, submersion, floating, and swimming technique. Register for Session 1 (April 19th to […]

4
May
Orcas Swim Team: May 4 – July 25

First Child First Child: 8 & under First Child: 9-10’s First Child: 11-12’s First Child: 13-14’s First Child: 15-18’s Second Child Second Child: 8 & under Second Child: 9-10’s Second Child: 11-12’s Second Child: 13-14’s Second Child: 15-18’s Third Child Third Child: 8 & under Third Child: 9-10’s Third Child: 11-12’s Third Child: 13-14’s Third […]

5
May
Tues & Thurs Evening Group Swim Lessons Session 1: May 5th-May 28th (8 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 4:00-4:30pm Seahorse (Level 2) 4:30-5:00pm Barracuda (Level 3) 4:00-4:30pm  

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
JCC Soccer Camp 2020: Full Day

JCC soccer camp is designed for players of all ages and levels. Most activities are designed with the ball and to improve each individual player’s abilities; improving technical skills, tactical awareness, soccer-specific conditioning, and player’s cognitive abilities. Kids want to have fun! That’s why we offer a large variety activities and games that motivate players. […]

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Outdoor Adventure Camp: 2020

Excited about exploring the great outdoors this summer? Get a great head start on this journey with our 4-day Outdoor Adventure Camp, where campers will experience and learn in variety of hands-on activities, both at the JCC and in various off-site field trips into nature around Albuquerque. Topics during the week will include general camping […]

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
LEGO Robotics Camp: 2020

During this 5-day camp, participants will investigate the fundamentals of designing, constructing, and bringing their own robots to life with LEGO® bricks, motors, gears, and many other electronic devices. Campers will learn about mechanical and software design, engineering principles, physics, and exploring their imagination through the LEGO® Mindstorms NXT system, all while developing problem solving […]

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
JCC Basketball Camp: 2020

This camp is a great chance for boys and girls to work on their skills to start the summer. We will focus on skills development through the use of proper fundamental and game situations. Individual instruction will include passing, ball handling, post play, defense, rebounding, and reading the game. We will also talk about proper […]

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
JCC Soccer Camp 2020: Half Day

JCC soccer camp is designed for players of all ages and levels. Most activities are designed with the ball and to improve each individual player’s abilities; improving technical skills, tactical awareness, soccer-specific conditioning, and player’s cognitive abilities. Kids want to have fun! That’s why we offer a large variety activities and games that motivate players. […]

26
May
Specialty Camp Before & After Care: 2020

One week Before & After Care for Specialty Camps, 7:00-9:00AM and 4:00-6:00PM, daily. Register online!

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Dance Camp: 2020

Participants will have the opportunity to explore the beauty of different styles of dance, learning and perfecting techniques, skills, choreography, routines, and so much more. Led by long-time JCC Camp Dance instructor, Sarah Westerlund, campers of all backgrounds and levels of experience in dance are welcome to join and grow throughout this 4-day camp, with […]

26
May
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Art Specialty Camp: 2020

Art camp is a great opportunity for young artists to spend an entire, fun packed week immersed in art making! Fun, creative themes will be woven into a full day of clay, two days of 2-D multi-media projects (drawing, painting, collage), and a day of 3-D recycled art. August camp will spend an awesome afternoon […]

31
May
Sunday Group Swim Lessons Session 2: May 31st-June 28th (5 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 8:30-9:15am 10:20-11:05am Seahorse (Level 2) 9:25-10:10am 11:15-12:00pm Barracuda (Level 3) 8:30-9:15am 11:15-12:00pm Dolphin (Level 4) 10:20-11:05am Shark (Level 5) 9:25-10:10am

1
June
Monday – Thursday Group Swim Lessons Session 1: June 1st-June 11th (8 lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 8:30-8:55am 11:00-11:25am Seahorse (Level 2) 8:00-8:25am 11:30-11:55am Barracuda (Level 3) 11:00-11:25am 11:30-11:55am Dolphin (Level 4) 11:30-11:55am Shark (Level 5) 11:00-11:25am

2
June
Tues & Thurs Evening Group Swim Lessons Session 2: June 2nd-June 25th (8 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 4:00-4:30am Seahorse (Level 2) 4:30-5:00pm Barracuda (Level 3) 4:00-4:30pm

5
June
  • 8:45 AM to 4:00 PM
Horseback Riding One-Day Intensive Riding Experience: 2020

Get in the best shape of your life with this cutting edge, brand new JCC offering: Fit Takes 2! This body transformation program is a partner challenge – so grab your best friend, relative or coworker and get moving! According to research having a training partner will increase your success rate tremendously! This program will […]

8
June
  • 5:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Mermaid Swim Class
A 4-part class that teaches both boys & girls how to properly swim in a mono-fin and tail, while emphasizing safety and incorporating fun activities. Enjoy a safe environment imagining life as a mermaid, while reaping the benefits of a core-strengthening workout! Prerequisites: Basic front crawl, prone float, and back float WITHOUT support, OR completion/current [...]
8
June
Adaptive Swim Lessons – Mon & Wed Afternoons

The JCC offers adaptive lessons modified for individuals with special needs. This class provides swimmers the opportunity to facilitate gross and fine motor skills in a gravity eliminated environment. This class will include skills such as safe entry and exit of the water, submersion, floating, and swimming technique. Register for Session 1 (June 8th to […]

15
June
Monday – Thursday Group Swim Lessons Session 2: June 15 – June 25 (8 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 9:30-9:55am 11:00-11:25am Seahorse (Level 2) 9:00-9:25am 11:30-11:55am Barracuda (Level 3) 11:00-11:25am 11:30-11:55am Dolphin (Level 4) 9:00-9:25am 11:30-11:55am Shark (Level 5) 9:30-9:55am 11:00-11:25am

16
June
ASD Swim Program

The JCC offers lessons geared towards individuals on the Autism Spectrum of varying skill levels. This class provides swimmers the chance to safely learn how to enter and exit the water, submerge, float, and advanced already learned swim skills. ASD lessons are taught during slow pool times, and one-on-one with a trained instructor to help […]

22
June
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Golf Camp at Sandia Golf Club: 2020

These comprehensive and exciting lessons will include the basic fundamentals necessary to learn the golf swing and all side-components of golf. They consist of learning the skills required for short game execution, specialty shots, course management and play. In addition, tips are provided on how to effectively get the most out of practice time, and […]

30
June
Tues & Thurs Evening Group Swim Lessons Session 3: June 30th-July 23rd (8 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 4:00-4:30pm Seahorse (Level 2) 4:00-4:30pm Barracuda (Level 3) 4:00-4:30pm

5
July
Sunday Group Swim Lessons Session 3: July 5th-August 2nd (5 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 8:30-9:15am 10:20-11:05am Seahorse (Level 2) 9:25-10:10am 11:15-12:00pm Barracuda (Level 3) 8:30-9:15am 11:15-12:00pm Dolphin (Level 4) 10:20-11:05am Shark (Level 5) 9:25-10:10am

6
July
Monday – Thursday Group Swim Lessons Session 3: July 6-July 16th (8 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 8:30-8:55am 11:00-11:25am Seahorse (Level 2) 8:00-8:25am 11:30-11:55am Barracuda (Level 3) 11:00-11:25am 11:30-11:55am Dolphin (Level 4) 11:30-11:55am Shark (Level 5) 11:00-11:25am

20
July
Monday – Thursday Group Swim Lessons Session 4: July 20th-July 30th (8 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 9:30-9:55am 11:00-11:25am Seahorse (Level 2) 9:00-9:25am 11:30-11:55am Barracuda (Level 3) 11:00-11:25am 11:30-11:55am Dolphin (Level 4) 9:00-9:25am 11:30-11:55am Shark (Level 5) 9:30-9:55am 11:00-11:25am  

27
July
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Performing Arts Camp: 2020

In this week-long camp, participants will learn specific songs, dance, and scenes from real-life musicals and have an opportunity to incorporate everything they have practiced into a fun, end-of-camp performance. Led by JCC Camp Dance Specialist, Sarah Custer, activities will include instruction in jazz, ballet, tumbling, floor gymnastics, musical theater, choreography, arts and crafts, song, […]

27
July
  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
“Our Living Planet” Science Camp: 2020

From large to small, even microscopic, campers will explore the intricacies that allow our planet and its inhabitants to thrive and survive. With a focus within the areas of biology, ecology, geology, and chemistry, campers will participate in a variety of learning experiences, including hands-on demonstrations and experiments in the classroom and in the field, […]

9
August
Sunday Group Swim Lessons Session 4: August 9th- September 6th (5 Lessons)

Starfish (Level 1) 10:20-11:05am Seahorse (Level 2) 11:15-12:00pm Barracuda (Level 3) 11:15-12:00pm Dolphin (Level 4) 10:20-11:05am Shark (Level 5) 9:25-10:10am