YOUTH Programs

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ART CLASSES - WINTER SESSION


The Wonders of China. Explore the Wonders of China as we create a Dragon Puppet for the Chinese New Year, a traditional Panda Watercolor and learn about the mysterious Terracotta Warriors of the Qin Shi Huang Dynasty. 
GRADES: Children in grades K-3.     INSTRUCTOR: Sophia Geiger
DATE: Saturdays: January 12, 19, 26; no class on February 2, 9; classes February 16, 23 and March 2.
TIME: 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Grades K-1; 12:00 pm-1:00 pm Grades 2 & 3.    LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center.
FEE: $80.00 (Non-Res $100.00).      REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.


BAKING AND CULINARY SUMMER CAMPS


June 24-27; 9 to 12 PM; Culinary American Cuisine; Grades 3-7; $200 (non resident $220)
June 24-27; 1:30 to 4:30 PM; Beginner's Baking; Grades 2-5; $150 (non resident $170)
July 8-11; 1:30 to 4:30 PM; Classic European Desserts; Grades 4-8; $200 (non resident $220)
July 15-18; 9:00 to 12:00 PM; Advanced Baking; Grades 5-8; $200 (non resident $220)
July 15-18; 1:30 to 4:30 PM; Culinary Competition; Grades 5-9; $200 (non resident $220)
August 5-8; 2:00 to 5:00 PM; Cupcake Wars; Grades 5-9; $200 (non resident $220)
August 12-15; 9:00 to 12:00 PM; Baking Basics; Grades 2-5; $150 (non resident $170)
August 12-15; 1:30 to 4:30 PM; Culinary Jersey Fresh; Grades 3-7; $200 (non resident $220)
August 19-22; 9:00 to 12:00 PM; Classic European Desserts; Grades 4-8; $200 (non resident $220)
August 19-22; 1:30 to 4:30 PM; Culinary American Cuisine; Grades 5-8; $200 (non resident $220)
August 26-29; 9:00 to 12:00 PM; Culinary Around World; Grades 3-6; $200 (non resident $220)

BAKING - VALENTINE'S DAY - February 13 or February 14


GRADES: 3-7. DATE: Wednesday, February 13. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM.
GRADES: 3-7. DATE: Thursday, February 14. TIME: 5:00 to 8:00 PM.
LOCATION: On the 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center. FEE: Resident- $60.00, Non-resident-$80.00.
INSTRUCTOR: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.      REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

BAKING - MARDI GRAS  - February 19


GRADES: 4-8. DATE: Tuesday, February 19. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM.
LOCATION: On the 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center. FEE: Resident- $60.00, Non-resident-$80.00.
INSTRUCTOR: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.    REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

BAKING - BIRTHDAY SWEETS AND TREATS  - March 19


GRADES: 3-7. DATE: Tuesday, March 19. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM.
LOCATION: On the 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center. FEE: Resident- $50.00, Non-resident-$70.00.
INSTRUCTOR: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.   REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass under Spring 2019 programs.

BAKING - INTRODUCTION TO BAKING - Spring, 2019


GRADES: Grades 2-6. DATES: Wednesdays, March 27, April 3, 10, 17.  TIMES: 4:30 to 6:30 PM.
LOCATION: Church Street Rec Center. FEE: Resident- $120.00, Non-resident-$140.00. Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.

REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

BAKING - APRIL FOOL DIRT CAKE - April 1


GRADES 2-4.  DATE: Monday, April 1st.  TIME:  4:30 to 6:00 PM. 
LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center.  FEE:  $30 (non resident $50).  Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

BAKING - CREME BRULEE & CHOCOLATE MOUSSE - April 12


GRADES: 4-8. DATE: Friday, April 12. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM. LOCATION: Church Street Rec Center.
FEE: Resident- $60.00, Non-resident-$80.00.  Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.  
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

BAKING - CUPCAKE WARS - April 13


GRADES: 5-8. DATE: Saturday, April 13.  TIME: 10:00 to 1:00 PM. LOCATION: On the 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center.  
FEE: Resident- $50.00. Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.   REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

BAKING - CREAM PUFFS & ECLAIRS - April 19


GRADES: 4-8. DATE: Friday, April 19. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM. LOCATION: 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center. FEE: Resident- $60.00, Non-resident-$80.00.  Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.  
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

BAKING - HOMEMADE IS THE BEST WAY - May 10 


GRADES: 4-8. DATE: Friday, May 10. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM.
LOCATION: On the 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center. FEE: Resident- $80.00, Non-resident-$100.00.
INSTRUCTOR: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.     REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.


CULINARY - SCHOOL'S OFF, REC'S ON - LASAGNA - February 18


GRADES: 3-8. DATE: Monday, February 18; TIME: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM.
FEE: $50 per day. ($70 non residents). LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center. INSTRUCTOR: Katie Sklarow
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

CULINARY - FAST FOOD KNOCK OFFS  - February 20

 
DATE: Wednesday, February 20. TIME: 4:00 to 7:00 PM. GRADES: 5-8.
LOCATION: On the 3rd floor of the Church Street Rec Center FEE: Resident- $60.00, Non-resident-$80.00.
INSTRUCTOR: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow. REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

CULINARY - SUSHI - March 22


DATE:  Friday, March 22. TIMES: 4:00 to 7:00 PM. GRADES: 3-7. LOCATION: Church Street Rec Center.
FEE: Resident- $60.00, Non-resident-$80.00. Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.  
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

CULINARY - AMERICAN CLASSICS - March/April


DATES: Thursdays, March 28 to April 18. TIME: 5:00 to 8:00 PM. GRADES: 3-7. LOCATION: Church Street Rec Center.  
FEE: Resident- $200.00, Non-resident-$220.00.  Instructor: Chef Instructor - Katie Sklarow.
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

CSI - CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION - February 23


This class is for students who have an interest in law enforcement or related forensic sciences. Students will learn problem solving using physics, geometry, triangles and the Pythagorean theorem, simple algebraic math, sin/cosine problems relating to blood spatter and bullet trajectory, and other science disciplines that relate to solving a crime scene. After the classroom portion of the lecture, students will identify and process a mock crime scene.
GRADES: 7-12.     DATE: Saturday, February 23.    TIME: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.      FEE: $100 (non residents $120).
LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center,  REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

DANCE: CREATIVE DANCE LESSONS, (Ages 3-4) - WINTER SESSION


AGES: Children AGES 3 to 4 TIME: 9:30 AM to 10:20 AM. DATE: Tuesdays, January 15 to March 12 (no class January 22)
LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center, 3rd Floor. FEE: $75.00 (non-residents-$95.00).
INSTRUCTOR: Sommer Bayard.   REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

DANCE: CREATIVE DANCE - "MOMMY AND ME" (Ages 24-36 months) - WINTER SESSION


AGES:  Children ages 2-3.  TIME:  10:30 to 11:20 AM. DATE: Tuesdays, January 15 to March 12 (no class January 22)
LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center, 3rd Floor. FEE: $75.00 (non-residents-$95.00).  

INSTRUCTOR: Sommer Bayard..  REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT - Friday, February 15


As part of a brand new series of evens that will launch under a new youth committee. The Department of Parks and Recreation is proud to host an annual dodgeball tournament for children in grades 5-8. A great start to a 3 day winter weekend! The tournament is coed and will be split into two divisions (5/6 and 7/8). When not playing, the 3rd floor will be open with DJ, pizza, air hockey, ping pong and pool. Everyone must register individually and if you have a team or a few players you want to play with, email Mary Stefano your roster and requests to mstefano@moorestown.nj.us. All participants are required to remain in the building until 11:00pm, if participants want to leave earlier, a parent of guardian must sign them out.
DATE: Friday, February 15     GRADES: 5 to 8     TIME: 7:00 to 11:00 PM
LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Gym
FORMAT: 6 to 8 players per team. Each individual must register online and send in your team request to mstefano@moorestown.nj.us.
FEE: $10.00 per player.              REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.

KIDS MOVEMENT (Ages 2-3 and Ages 4-5) Winter 2018/19


This is a fun class that will get your child moving and learning. Activities focus on gross motor skills through various activities. The children will learn shapes, colors as well as numbers and letters while moving and getting their heart pumping.
AGES: Children, ages 2 to 3 years; TIME: 12:00 to 12:45 PM; FEE: $60.00 /Non residents $80.00
AGES: Children, ages 4 to 5 years; TIME: 1:00 to 2:00 PM; FEE: $70.00 /Non residents $90.00
DATES: Thursdays, February 21 to March 21.
LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center, 3rd Floor.  REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Winter 2018/19.
INSTRUCTOR: Kristi Hughes.  NOTE -*A parent or guardian must stay with the child during the program

LACROSSE - GIRL'S, GRADES 2-3 - SPRING


GRADES: 2-3. Girls who live or go to school in Moorestown.
DATES/TIMES: Sundays and Wednesdays starting Wednesday, March 13th and running through Sunday, May 5th. (closed 4/21 and 4/24). Sundays, 12:30 to 2:00 pm and Wednesdays, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm.
LOCATION: Wesley Bishop Park Lower Turf Field, North Church Street.
FEE: $75.00 ($95 for girls who go to school in Moorestown but live out of town).
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.  Deadline: Friday, February 15th (or when program fills).
Emails will be sent prior to start of program. Equipment- a mouthpiece and goggles are required and are mandatory at all practices and games. Girls should also wear sneakers or cleats. (no metal) All other equipment including lacrosse sticks and balls will be provided.

ROBOTICS - NANO BOTS - Grades K to 3 - SPRING SESSION DATES


NANO BOTS curriculum employs LEGO based kits appropriate for hands-on building and programming projects that introduce STEM and Art concepts in a fun manner. The children will be provided a laptop to use during class. Free make up session during final week. GRADES: K to 3. TIME: 4:00 to 6:00 PM. DATES: Tuesdays, March 12 to April 9 (make up on April 16 for any missed class). FEE: $229.00 (non resident $249.00) LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center. INSTRUCTOR: STEAM Works Studio. 
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

ROBOTICS - 3D PRINTING - Grades 3 to 5  - SPRING SESSION DATES


Our experienced CAD and 3D printing instructor will guide the kids step by step on how to use Google Sketch Up to create simple and fun CAD projects. Students will learn how easy it is for one to turn their own imagination into plastic reality! Make houses, buildings, toy planes and much more. Free make up session during final week. GRADES: 3 to 6. TIME: 2:30 to 4:30 PM. DATES: Saturdays, March 9 to April 6 (make up on April 13 for any missed class). FEE: $229.00 (non resident $249.00) LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center, 3rd Floor. INSTRUCTOR: STEAM Works Studio.  REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

ROBOTICS - SCRATCH-O-BOTS - Grades 3 to 6 - SPRING SESSION DATES


Build a flight simulator or a racing car game, a target practice simulator and many more fun projects!! All materials will be provided for use during class. Free make up session during final week. GRADES: 3 to 6. TIME: 6:15 to 8:15 PM. DATES: Tuesdays, March 12 to April 9 (make up on April 16 for any missed class). FEE: $229.00 (non resident $249.00) LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center, 3rd Floor. INSTRUCTOR: STEAM Works Studio. REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

ROBOTICS - SCRATCH GAMES - Grades K to 3 - SPRING SESSION DATES


Kids learn to create their own games, fun stories, and animations with SCRATCH using "drag and drop programming".   Get them to code!! Free make up session during final week. GRADES: K to 3.  TIME: 12:00 to 2:00 PM.  DATES: Saturdays, March 9 to April 6 (make up on April 13 for any missed class). FEE:  $229.00 (non resident $249.00)  LOCATION:  Church Street Recreation Center, 3rd Floor. INSTRUCTOR: STEAM Works Studio.   
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.

SUMMER FOUR IS FUN AND FIVE IS FUN"NER" PROGRAMS


Looking for an engaging activity for your four or five year old this summer? Our summer four and our five year old programs will have your child participating in physical activity, learning letters and numbers, creating art, exploring experiments and most importantly having fun! Each week will be themed, in which children will complete related art projects, read stories, and make new friends. Your child will be surrounded by a caring and passionate staff to ensure their safety and security throughout the summer. These are separate programs, but located at the same site.
DATES: Monday, June 24 through Thursday, July 25 (closed on July 4)
AGE: Age 4 (by June 24, 2019) for Four is Fun
AGE: Age 5 (by June 24, 2019) for Five is Fun"Ner"
TIME: Monday through Thursday, 8:45 AM to 12:00 PM.
LOCATION: South Valley Elementary School, 210 South Stanwick Road.
REGISTRATION: until maximum capacity is reached. $20 additional fee after April 30th. Moorestown residents only.
FEE: $195, the fee per child for the entire five-week program.
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Summer 2019.

SUMMER PARKS PROGRAM - Rising Kindergarten through Rising 5th Grade


Children will participate in a variety of activities including sports, arts and crafts, games and more.
DATES: Monday, June 24th through Friday, July 26th (Program will be closed on July 4th and 5th).
TIME: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM. One drop off and one pick up allowed per day.
LOCATIONS: Mary E. Roberts School or George C. Baker School.
AGES: Rising Kindergarten through Rising 5th Grade. Proof of grade may be required.
FEE: $195 for the entire five-week program. $20 additional fee after April 30th. Moorestown residents only
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Summer 2019.
FIELD TRIPS ARE OPTIONAL and WILL BE AVAILABLE AT AN ADDITIONAL COST. Details will be available soon.

SUMMER PARKS PROGRAM - Rising 6th Grade through Rising 9th Grade


DATES: Monday, June 24th through Friday, July 26th (Program will be closed on July 4th and 5th).
TIME: 9:00 AM to 1:15 PM. One drop off and one pick up per day.
LOCATIONS: New Albany Road Recreation Center.
AGES: Rising 6th Grade through Rising 9th Grade. Proof of grade may be required.
FEE: $195, for the entire five-week program. $20 additional fee after April 30th. Moorestown residents only.
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Summer 2019.
FIELD TRIPS ARE OPTIONAL and WILL BE AVAILABLE AT AN ADDITIONAL COST. Details will be available soon.

SUMMER THEATRE


AUDITIONS: Monday, June 24th---- 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM OR Tuesday, June 25th---- 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
REHEARSALS: Monday through Friday, June 26th through July 30th, 9:00am to 1:00pm. No program on July 4th-5th. Shows will be July 31 to August 3.
AGES: 7 to 13 are eligible for program.    LOCATION: Moorestown High School.   SHOW: Seussical, Jr.
REGISTRATION: Moorestown Residents only. $20 additional after April 30 at Community Pass  under Summer 2019.
FEE: $225 for the entire six-week program.
SHOW DATES: Wednesday, July 31, 1:00 PM; Thursday, August 1 - 1:00 PM; Friday, August 2 - 7:30 PM; Saturday, August 3rd – 7:30 PM. Tickets will be available in July. Details to follow.

TENNIS - INDOOR - Ages 5 to 7


These indoor tennis lessons are designed for beginners (red ball).
INSTRUCTOR: George Crouse.
AGES: 5 to 7.     FEE:    $80.00 (Non-Resident: $100.00)
DATE:   Spring Session: Saturdays, March 2 to March 30      TIME: 2:30 to 3:30 PM.
LOCATION: Moorestown Tennis Club, 15 Twosome Drive, Moorestown.    REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass 

VOLLEYBALL CLINIC - SPRING (Grades 3-5 and Grades 6-8)


The clinics will be held on Friday evenings (5:30-7:00) at the Church Street Recreation Center beginning Friday, January 4th through March 8th (no class 1/18, 2/15). The clinics will stress fundamentals of play through instruction and drills. No previous experience is necessary. Girls and boys will learn techniques for passing, serving, setting, and basic hitting. Volleyballs will be provided for use during the clinics.
GRADES/TIME/FEE: 3-5; 5:30 to 7:00 PM; $70 (non resident $90)
GRADES/TIME/FEE: 6-8; 7:00 to 9:00 PM; $90 (non resident $110)
DATES: Fridays, March 22, 29, April 5, 12, May 3, 10, 17     LOCATION: Church Street Recreation Center
INSTRUCTOR: John Grossman. John has 17 years coaching experience with players from ages 8-18. 
REGISTRATION: Register at Community Pass  under Spring 2019.