Pre-School Programs

*Select the uderlined start date to register for the class online

DIAPER GYM

Eligibility: Ages 6 months (sitting up) to 16 months (walking)
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Classroom 1
Additional Information: Babies build muscles and learn independence while experiencing rhythms, balance and coordination through musical movements and interactions with mom, dad, or grandparent.
Minimum: 4 Maximum: 6

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 10Jan. 14Monday9:30 - 10 a.m. $15/$306


TODDLER TIME

Eligibility: Walking, 15-30 months
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parent participates with their child through free-time, sharing and social interaction play. Circle time themes offer learning opportunities of language development, listening skills, rhythm, coordination and more!
Minimum: 3 Maximum: 10

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 10Jan. 14Monday10 - 10:45 a.m. $20/$406


PEE WEE AEROBICS

Eligibility: Ages 30 months (2 ½ years) – 4 years
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Themed lessons, equipment and circle time offer preschooler’s physical activity and 45 minutes of independence, while parents can enjoy their own workout. Child must be at least 30 months old, and it is recommended that they have been a participant of Toddler Time. Not required, just recommended.
Minimum: 3 Maximum: 8

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 10Jan. 14Monday11 - 11:45 a.m.$20/$40 6


PRE-SCHOOL PLAY GROUP

Eligibility: Ages 2-5
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program.  This class includes playtime, arts and crafts, etc. Participants sign up for only one of the time offered and not both classes.
Minimum: 4 Maximum: 6

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
Winter-ANov. 1Jan. 10Jan. 15Tuesday9:30 - 10:15 a.m.$20/$406
Winter-BNov. 1Jan. 10Jan. 15Tuesday9:30 - 10:15 a.m.$20/$406


BOOK IT

Eligibility: Ages 2 ½ - 5 years
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi Purpose Room 1 /Classroom 1
Additional Information: Books come alive with reenactments, games and songs to open the imagination and provide tons of active movement.
Minimum: 4 Maximum: 8

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 15Jan. 17Thursday11 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.$20/$406


FUN FOR TOTS 

Eligibility: Ages 2-4
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi-Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program. This class includes fun, active playtime activities. : Minimum: 4 Maximum: 8

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 23Jan. 25Friday10 - 10:45 a.m. $20/$406


PRE-SCHOOL P.E. 

Eligibility: Ages 3-5
Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center – Multi-Purpose Room 1
Additional Information: Parents drop off their children for this program. Children participate in activities using active,
gross and fine motor skills. Great class to prepare for school and have fun too!
Minimum: 4 Maximum: 8

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 23Jan. 25Friday11 - 11:45 a.m.$20/$406

STROLLER FITNESS

Location: Christiansburg Recreation Center Gym- Court C
Additional Information: Stroller Fitness is an exercise program for moms that they can do while their child is in the stroller.  The class includes power walking and intervals of body toning using exercise bands, dumbbells and the stroller. Pre-Requisite: The child must stay in the stroller. Siblings are not allowed to be brought to the class. Jogger stroller and sturdy strollers with bar handles are allowed.
Minimum: 4 Maximum: 8

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
TR/NR
Weeks
WinterNov. 1Jan. 23Jan. 25Friday9 - 9:45 a.m.$15/$306

 Preschool Gymnastics
 

*For information regarding classes and inclement weather, please contact VA Techniques at (5 40)381-5 15 1 or visit their website

BOUNCING BUNNIES-(PRE-SCHOOL GYMNASTICS WITH PARENT PARTICIPATION)

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Ages 1-3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry, and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition, and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
Fee
Weeks
Dec. Sept. 4Nov. 29Dec. 6Thursday10 - 10:35 a.m.$504
Jan.Sept. 4Dec. 27Jan. 3Thursday10 - 10:35 a.m.$504

 

BOUNCING BUNNIES-(PRE-SCHOOL GYMNASTICS WITH PARENT PARTICIPATION)

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Ages 1-3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg
Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry, and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition, and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
Fee
Weeks
Dec. Sept. 4Nov. 29Dec. 1Saturday9:30 - 10:05 a.m.$504
Jan.Sept. 4Dec. 27Jan. 5Saturday9:30 - 10:05 a.m.$504


MARCHING MONKEYS

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Age 3
Location: Virginia Techniques Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg

Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry, and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Basic coordination, balance, strength, pattern recognition, and locomotor skills. These skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games.

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
Fee
Weeks
Dec. Sept. 4Nov. 29Dec. 1Saturday11:10 - 11:55 a.m.$684
Jan. Sept. 4Dec. 28Jan. 5Saturday11:10 - 11:55 a.m.$684


 GALLOPING GATORS

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Ages 4-5
Location: Virginia Techniques
Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C,

Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry, and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Beginning level gymnastics skills, flexibility, coordination, balance, and strength through safe gymnastics progressions are introduced at this level. All of these skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games, taking turns, and encouraging peers. We use music, games, and coloring sheets to teach some of the skills and discipline necessary for entering kindergarten.

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
Fee
Weeks
Dec. Sept. 4Nov. 29Dec. 5Wednesday4:30 - 5:15 p.m.$684
Jan. Sept. 4Dec. 27Jan. 9Wednesday4:30 - 5:15 p.m.$684


GALLOPING GATORS

Eligibility: Girls and Boys Ages 4-5
Location: Virginia Techniques
Gymnastics
1550 Roanoke Street, Suite C, Christiansburg

Additional Information: No Virginia Techniques membership fee required. Children should wear comfortable clothing, bare feet, no jewelry, and long hair should be pulled back. Class Description: Beginning level gymnastics skills, flexibility, coordination, balance, and strength through safe gymnastics progressions are introduced at this level. All of these skills encourage development of fine and gross motor skills, core strength, reading, writing, and preschool readiness. Social skills and interaction are also encouraged through group games, taking turns, and encouraging peers. We use music, games, and coloring sheets to teach some of the skills and discipline necessary for entering kindergarten.

Class
Reg. Begins
Reg. Ends
Starting Date
Day of Week
Time
Fee
Weeks
Dec. Sept. 4Nov. 29Dec. 6Thursday10 - 10:45 a.m.$684
Jan. Sept. 4Dec. 27Jan. 3Thursday10 - 10:45 a.m.$684