Parent & Child Classes

Monkeys in Motion

Each week will bring a new experience for children to explore in a fun filled atmosphere. This is an opportunity for both parents and children to socialize and form new friendships. A parent/caregiver is required to participate in the class with the child.

Location:       ARC Butterfly Room

Day/Date:     Tuesday/May 4 - 25

Time:             1:00 – 1:45 p.m.
Ages:             2 – 3 years with parent/caregiver
Min/Max:      5/10
Fee:               $28.00 R/$38.00 NR

Music Makers

The best way to learn about music is to make your own instruments and put it to use with through song and dance. Come out to this great new class while you and your child combine music and movement with song and dance, rhythm and rhyme, imaginative play, and fine and gross motor skills. You and your child will make a new instrument in each class and then use it. A parent/caregiver is required to participate in the class with the child.

Location:       ARC Butterfly Room

Day/Date:     Tuesday/July 6 - 27

Time:             6:00 – 6:45 p.m.
Ages:             2 – 3 years with parent/caregiver
Min/Max:      5/10
Fee:               $28.00 R/$38.00 NR

Celebrating Earth Day

Come celebrate Earth Day! Participants in this class will make dirt cups, decorate a pot and plant a seed. This is a great way to teach your child about the importance of Going Green! A parent or caregiver is required to participate in the class with the child.

Location:       ARC Prairie Room

Day/Date:     Wednesday/April 21

Time:             6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Ages:             All Ages with parent
Min/Max:      5/12
Fee:               $20.00 R/$30.00 NR

                      $10.00 each additional child

Stories, Songs & Swings

Come join us for some fun in the sun! Participants will enjoy storytime and songs and have time to play on the playground. This is a great opportunity for you and your child to socialize with other children and adults in the community. There will be new activities each week. In case of rain, the class will be held in the ARC Butterfly Room. A parent/caregiver is required to participate in the class with the child.

Location:       Bremen Heights Park

Day/Date:     Saturday/June 5 - 26

Time:             11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
Ages:             2 - 3 years with parent/caregiver
Min/Max:      5/10
Fee:               $28.00 R/$38.00 NR

Art in the Park

Come create some art while exploring different parks in Midlothian! Adults and children will meet at various parks for playtime and create a simple art project that they can take home. In case of rain, class will be held in the ARC Butterfly Room. A parent/caregiver is required to participate in the class with the child.

Location:       Various Parks in Midlothian

Day/Date:     Monday/August 2 - 23

Time:             6:00 – 6:45 p.m.
Ages:             All Ages with parent/caregiver
Min/Max:      5/20
Fee:               $30.00 R/$40.00 NR

Critter Class

This four-week class offered by Crosstown Exotics is an introduction to the world’s most misunderstood creatures, reptiles, amphibians, and bugs! We will teach the importance of these creatures to the environment as well as their natural history and how to take care of them as pets. In each class, students will have the opportunity to photograph, touch and handle the animals. Open-toe shoes are not allowed. This class will be half outside and half inside. A parent/caregiver is required to participate in the class.

Location:       ARC Meadow Room/Gymnasium

Day/Date:     Tuesday/August 3 - 24

Time:             6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Ages:             3 - 12 years with parent/caregiver
Min/Max:      8/20
Fee:               $49.00 R/$54.00 NR

                       *only one parent per child