Mini REC Classes!

You can find it ALL here: Registration links, Class Descriptions, Prices, Locations, Dates, Times…

Mini R.E.C. Fall Registration Promo Register for 2 or more fall classes (per family) and receive an Open Play card (x10)! Offer ends September 15, 2017.

 TO REGISTER:

Online program registration for the FALL/WiNTER 2017/18 SESSION begins August 14, 2017 at noon for Côte Saint-Luc residents— which is one week before in-person registration on August 21 at 9 am. That means you get a one-week head start when you register for programs online!

All Mini REC class registration should be done through the Cote Saint Luc Aquatic Center. 

Here is the rundown of Registration Dates for anyone & everyone concerned:

Fall 2017
Côte Saint-Luc residents
Online: August 14, 2017 starting at noon
In person: August 21 starting at 9 am

Montreal West and Hampstead residents
August 23 starting at 9 am

Other non-residents
August 25 starting at 9 am

Winter 2018
Côte Saint-Luc residents
Online: December 4, 2017 starting at noon
In person: December 11 starting at 9 am

Montreal West and Hampstead residents: 
December 13 starting at 9 am

Other non-residents:
December 15 starting at 9 am

 

Open Play

For children newborn to age 5. Play freely and safely with your little ones. Check back often for  “pop up” themes and special surprises- follow our social media pages for hints! Open Play is an unsupervised program; children must be accompanied by an adult all times. Program takes place at the ACC, Mini REC Room (playroom side).

NEW PRICING STRUCTURE:Pay as you go: $10 (R), $12 (NR) for the 1st child, $5 (R), $6 (NR) for the 2nd sibling and $2.50 for each additional sibling.

Or booklet of 10 Open Plays: $80 (R), $100 (NR)

From September 18 to November 27  & From January 15 to March 26, 2018

Mondays: 10 am to 1 pm

Tuesdays and Wednesdays: 2 pm to 5 pm

Thursdays: 12 pm to 5pm

Saturday: 11:30 am to 3 pm

*Please note that the Mini REC has a capacity that must be respected, this will be managed by the onsite Mini REC manager at each Open Play.*

Parent & Tot
Intergenerational Music Program In Conjunction with the Senior Drop In Center (Cumming Center)

We could not be more excited to bring you this very special program! Hopefully this will be one of many future like minded programs with the ACC!

Children are sponges and learn from our cues how to perceive others and seniors play an integral part in child development. This program aims to create opportunities for creativity and self-expression. It offers an environment where it is easy for a child to develop relationships and friendships while offering to both our youngest and oldest communities a venue for socialization. This is a beautiful music class that harmoniously incorporates younger and older generations.

Takes place at the ACC, Multipurpose room. Cost: $118 (R), $133 (NR)

Fridays from September 29 to December 1, 2017 &  Fridays from January 19 to March 30, 2018

Newborn to age 5: 11 am to 11:45 am

*Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian and the class will be attended by the registrants as well as the Seniors from the Senior Drop In Centre at the ACC

Baby Gym

Each day a baby discovers something new about their body. Baby Gym helps grown ups learn how to support and encourage babies on this road to discovery. We will work their little muscles to the bone using cheese mats, balls, tunnels, slides, & scarves as they learn to sit, crawl, stand & cruise! There’s never a shortage of fun as each class includes games, bubbles & music to ensure everyone leaves with a smile!

Program takes place at the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $120 (R), $135 (NR)

Mondays from September 18 to November 27, 2017 &  Mondays from January 15 to March 26, 2018

Ages 4 to 10 months: 1 pm to 1:45 pm

 

 

 

Mini Gym

These classes are designed to promote healthy development, as well as to provide a special bonding time between parent and child during which they will strengthen confidence in themselves and each other. Curious kids navigate challenging obstacle courses, knock down mats, refine both fine and gross motor skills, and learn balance, strength and coordination which enables them to run, dance, role and work on some beginner acrobatics in this awesome class that will leave them smiling from ear to ear!

Program takes place at the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $120 (R), $135 (NR)

Mondays from September 18 to November 27, 2017 &  Mondays from January 15 to March 26, 2018

Ages 1 to 2: 4:15 pm to 5 pm

Ages 2 to 4: 5:15 pm to 6 pm

Tuesdays from September 19 to November 28, 2017 &  Tuesdays from January 16 to March 27, 2018

Ages 10 to 18 months: 11:15 am to 12 pm

Ages 1 to 2: 10:15 am to 11 am

Saturdays from September 23 to December 2, 2017 &  Saturdays from January 20 to March 31, 2018

Ages 1 to 2: 10:30 am to 11:15 am

Ages 2 to 3: 9:30 am to 10:15 am

 

Mini FUN-Damentals

Mini /FUN-Damentals teaches the fundamental skills required to be athletic in life—athletic meaning to walk, balance, carry; everyday physical skills using games & of course: FUN! The class incorporates music, sports, hoops, balloons, colors, bubbles, balls and mini nets.
The focus is on all of (& more) of the following through a wide variety of sports drills and obstacle courses:
– Athletic development and movement.
– Balance and hand, eye, foot coordination
– Spatial awareness & reaction time
– Decision making
– Team work  & Following directions

Mini FUN Damentals Schedule: (requires parental participation)

Program takes place at the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $135 (R), $150 (NR)

Thursdays from September 28 to November 30 2017 &  Thursdays from January 18 to March 29, 2018

Ages 2 to 3: 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm

Ages 3 to 4: 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm

Fridays from September 29 to December 1, 2017 &  Fridays from January 19 to March 30, 2018

Ages 6 to 18 months: 11 am to 11:45 am

Ages 18 to 36 months:: 10 am to 10:45 am

 

REC & Roll!!!

A fun and lighthearted introductory music class for young children and their parents will help to develop listening skills, basic rhythm, and a general love and appreciation of music!  Songs and activities are aimed at developing motor functions, language, understanding of emotions, recognition of pitch, and strive to foster a sense of community through shared song. Children will get hands-on experience using drums, shakers, tambourines, and even getting up to dance and play! Instructed by classically trained musicians with years of experience in childcare, activities are led through a combination of singing and instruments such as Ukulele, Guitar, Piano, and even occasionally, the harp!

Mini-REC Room. Cost: $118 (R), $133 (NR)

Thursdays from September 28 to November 30, 2017 &  Thursdays from January 18 to March 29, 2018

4-12 months old: 11:30 am to 12:15 pm

Mom & Tot Playtime

Bring your little one to a fun filled morning full of play, art, & music. Meet other parents, and some new pals for your munchkin! The playgroup will host various activities each week for you to enjoy engaging in with your child. This program challenges the older end of the age group and exposes the younger ones to activity, people, and the freedom to explore-  there’s something for everyone in this activity!

Program takes place in the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $120 (R), $135 (NR)

Thursdays from September 28 to November 30,2017 &  Thursdays from January 18 to March 29, 2018

12-36 months: 9:30 am to 11 am

Mom & Tot Yoga

For the mom looking to meet other moms, get in a good yoga class for themselves and their babies! This class will start off with light baby massage, move into yoga for mom using baby as your prop, and will always end with a discussion based on the topic of the week that will be determined based on participants requests. What’s going on with your baby that you want to explore, get feedback on? Things like sleep habits, feeding woes/successes, favorite mommy hacks… Enjoy this 45 minute class and come out feeling camaraderie, refreshed physically and likely with a baby ready for a nap!

Program takes place in the ACC, in the Multipurpose Room. Cost: $135(R), $150 (NR)

Tuesdays from September 19 to November 28 Tuesdays from January 16 to March 27

Age: Babies should not be crawling yet and accompanied by a parent or guardian: 11:15 am to 12 pm 11:15 am to 12 pm

Baby Moves

Warm up those bodies and instil an early love of dance, movement, and music with our Baby Moves class! Children will explore upbeat music and simple movements to help promote their imagination, gross motor skill development, and social skills using props, instruments, bubbles and their bodies. Grab your child and get ready to move to the beat!

Program takes place at the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $120 (R), $135 (NR)

Wednesdays from September 27 to November 29, 2017 &  Wednesdays from January 17 to March 28, 2018

Ages 10 to 18 months: 11 am to 11:45 am

Mini Moves

Grab your mini and get ready to move! Instil an early love of dance, movement, and music with our Mini Moves class! Children will explore upbeat music, simple choreography, following songs and props to help promote their imagination, gross motor skill development, and social skills using props, instruments, bubbles, and their bodies. Kids will have a blast dancing their hearts out in this dance party of a class!

Program takes place at the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $120 (R), $135 (NR)

Wednesdays from September 27 to November 29, 2017 &  Wednesdays from January 17 to March 28, 2018

Ages 10 to 18 months: 11 am to 11:45 am

Ages 18 months to 3: 10 am to 10:45 am

Fridays from September 29 to December 1, 2017 & Thursdays from January 19 to March 29, 2018

Ages 1 to 3: 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm

Ages 3 to 5: 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm

 

Art & Play

This is a “Free to Smear & Explore Zone” so dress to get messy! Kids are free to explore artistic possibilities in our sensory play bins, giant chalk board, painting and various creative directed art activities. Weekly themes inspire new ideas as kids get to experiment with a variety of materials that include paints, doughs, crayons, chalk, collage etc. Get ready for a messy good time! Each week will result in a new masterpiece to add to your refrigerator gallery!

Program takes place at the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room. Cost: $128 (R), $143 (NR)

Mondays from September 18 to November 27 , 2017 & Mondays from January 15 to March 26, 2018

Ages 1 to 2: 11 am to 11:45 am

Ages 2 to 3: 10 am to 10:45 am

Wednesdays from September 27 to November 29, 2017 &  Wednesdays from January 17 to March 28, 2018

Ages 1 to 2: 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm

Ages 3 to 4: 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm

 

Drop Off Classes
All Sorts Of Sports!

Let’s Welcome Coach Pickle Juice to the ACC!!

Coach Jeremy Rubin has conceptualized another amazing class that offer an introduction to sports and sports specific movements. Skills, drills, mini games are all part of the menu, you don’t want to miss it!

Program takes place at the Gymnasium Court 1. Cost: $135 (R), $150 (NR)

Fridays from October 6 to December 8, 2017  & Fridays from January 19 to March 30, 2017

Pre-Kindergarten and kindergarten: 3 pm to 3:45 pm

Drop Off Class, however special Parent Child Classes on:  Oct. 20, Nov. 17 and Dec. 8, 2017

& for the Winter Session: Feb. 2, Mar. 7 and Mar. 30, 2018

DramitiKids!

This Introduction to drama class for young ages focuses on storytelling through exploration of emotions, playful games, and the creation of adventures in the classroom. Guided by instructors and fueled by the imagination of the class, we embark on active games and exercises which will develop active listening skills, diction, and self expression. The program concludes with an open-session where parents and siblings are welcome to come, experience the growth of the group and join in the fun! The children will choose their favorite exercises and theatre games – we invite you all to play along!

Program takes place at the ACC Mini R.E.C. room (non playroom side). Cost: $135 (R) $150 (NR)

Tuesdays from September 19 to November 28, 2017 & Tuesdays from January 16 to March 27, 2018

Junior pre-kindergarten: 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm

Pre-kindergarten to kindergarten: 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm

 

FUN-Damentals

FUN-Damentals teaches the fundamental skills required to be athletic in life—athletic meaning to walk, balance, carry; everyday physical skills using games & of course: FUN! The class incorporates music, sports, hoops, balloons, colors, bubbles, balls and mini nets.
The focus is on all of (& more) of the following through a wide variety of sports drills and obstacle courses:
– Athletic development and movement.
– Balance and hand, eye, foot coordination
– Spatial awareness & reaction time
– Decision making
– Team work  & Following directions

FUN-Damentals Schedule: (Drop Off Class)

FUN-Damentals takes place in Chalet 1 in Trudeau Park. Weather permitting some activities may take place outdoors. Cost: $135 (R), $150 (NR)

Sundays from September 24 to December 3, 2017 &  Sundays from January 21 to April 1, 2018

Ages 3 to 4: 9 am to 9:45 am

Ages 4 to 6: 10 am to 10:45 am

Gymkata

One of our most popular classes to date! Come and meet Coach Cauliflower and his amazing cohorts & release your inner ninja in Gymkata; a class where gymnastics meets martial arts! The lessons will be fun and will begin to teach focus, patience, respect, following skills, physicality, balance, flexibility… Embedding these concepts into young minds is an amazing way to continue those values within human beings going forward.

Class takes place in the ACC Multipurpose Room Cost: $135(R), $150(NR)

Wednesdays from September 27 to November 29, 2017 & Wednesdays from January 17 to March 28 , 2018

Junior pre-kindergarten to pre-kindergarten: 3:45 pm to 4:30 pm

Pre-kindergarten to kindergarten: 4:45 pm to 5:30 pm

Grades 1 to 4: 5:45 pm to 6:30 pm

*Please note that Gymkata is a drop off class*

Science & Art

This class is MUST!

Why?

So you can make sure your kids get OUR space messy and not YOURS!!!!

This class gives them the room to explore and grow with a full hands on approach.In this class science meets art. In this class kids will get their hands dirty experimenting with all mediums to expand their minds and learn amazing concepts. Your budding scientists are sure to love  & learn a TON in this amazing class!

Program class takes place at the ACC Mini R.E.C. room. Cost $130 (R) $145 (NR)

Wednesdays from September 27 to November 29, 2017 &  Wednesdays from January 17 to March 28, 2018

Kindergarten: 5:30 pm to 6:15pm

YogaKids

Kids are always on the go go go! Yoga for kids encourages them to take some time to be calm, and to self reflect. It gives them tools to do so and frames it all in a way that they enjoy! The class is light and fun, and gives them another type of outlet that they need in a fun non intimidating environment. *Drop off class

This class takes place at the ACC Dance Studio. Cost $135 (R) $150 (NR)

Tuesdays from September 19 to November 28, 2017 &  Tuesdays from January 16 to March 27, 2018

Junior pre-kindergarten to pre-kindergarten: 4 pm to 4:45 pm

Kindergarten, grades 1 and 2: 5 pm to 5:45 pm

 

Zumba for Kids

Zumba Kids classes feature kid-friendly routines using their favorite music!  The class breaks down the steps, uses games, & activities to make fitness FUN! Each class finds ways to incorporate key childhood development elements like leadership, respect, team work, confidence, self-esteem, memory, creativity, coordination, cultural awareness. Your child will break a sweat, & have a blast

Program takes place in the ACC Dance Studio. Cost: $125 (R), $140 (NR)

Thursdays from September 28 to November 30 , 2017 & Thursdays from January 18 to March 29, 2018

Pre-kindergarten to kindergarten: 4 pm to 4:45pm

Ages 7 to 10: 5 pm to 5:45 pm

MINI REC DANCE PROGRAM

The dance program that we are offering  will be a full year program, a 20 week session, enabling real growth in dancer development and camaraderie amongst the participants.

There will be a dance showcase for all classes at the end of the session.

Dance classes take place in the Multipurpose Room at the ACC. Cost: $273 (R), $304.50 (NR)

Please Note:

All Dance Classes are DROP OFF CLASSES. All classes for children in Jr. Pre K and  under will have 1 instructor as well as 1 assistant to ensure supervision at all times and a ton of extra attention for each individual child. We appreciate your understanding and support in helping us set the children up for success in the programs we are offering and cannot wait for you to see their amazing evolution in the showcase at the end of the dance year!

Ballet

Ballet is offered for children 2-6 years of age. The younger classes playfully introduce the basic positions and movements of ballet using music, props, and games and in the older classes our

Prima ballerinas will learn new ballet skills and concepts, and improve their balance, rhythm, and flexibility as they pirouette and plié back into your arms at the end of class!

Thursdays from September 28, 2017 to April 12, 2018  

Ages 2 to 3: 4:15 pm to 5 pm

Junior pre-kindergarten: 3:15 pm to 4 pm

Pre-kindergarten to kindergarten: 5:15 pm to 6 pm

Sundays from September 23 to April 8

Ages 2 to 3: 10 am to 10:45 am

Junior pre-kindergarten: 9 am to 9:45 am

Pre-kindergarten: 4 pm to 4:45 pm

Kindergarten: 3 pm to 3:45 pm

*Session divided into 2x 10 weeks prior to and after the December/Jan holidays, specific dates to be given at classes* 

Broadway Dance for Kids

Broadway dance is a fusion of ballet, jazz and modern dance. The use of games, imagery and group collaborations will help promote selfconfidence. Children will have an amazing time learning new skills.

Mondays from September 18, 2017  to April 9, 2018

Pre-kindergarten: 4 pm to 4:45 pm

Kindergarten: 5 pm to 5:45 pm

Saturdays from September 23, 2017 to April 14, 2018

Ages 3-4: 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm

Pre-kindergarten: 3:30 pm to 4:15 pm

Kindergarten: 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm

*Session divided into 2x 10 weeks prior to and after the December/Jan holidays, specific dates to be given at classes* 

Hip Hop

Break out the hits! This class will use new and “Old School” hits to encourage your child to grow into their own personal style! Their love of dance will shine through as they grow and learn new steps and choreography. Classic games like freeze dance are also a MUST in these high energy classes for the little ones in your life!

Tuesdays from September 19, 2017 to April 10, 2017

Junior pre-kindergarten: 4:15 pm to 5 pm

Pre-kindergarten: 3:15 pm to 4 pm

Kindergarten: 5:15 pm to 6 pm

Saturdays from September 23, 2017 to April 14, 2018  

Junior pre-kindergarten: 9:30 am to 10:15 am

Pre-kindergarten: 10:30 am to 11:15 am

Kindergarten: 11:30 am to 12:15 pm

*Session divided into 2x 10 weeks prior to and after the December/Jan holidays, specific dates to be given at classes* 

Breakdancing

Do you have a budding b-boy or b-girl on your hands? Need an outlet to direct all that energy? Your child will LOVE learning breakdancing- an amazing style of dance that offers just the right balance of structure and creative freedom! Kids will gain confidence to express themselves and shine!

Saturdays from September 23, 2017 to April 14, 2018

Kindergarten: 12:30 pm to 1:15 pm

Grades 1–3: 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm

*Session divided into 2x 10 weeks prior to and after the December/Jan holidays, specific dates to be given at classes* 

**Specialty Programs**
Half Day Camp for Tots!

Half day camps will be available for our younger campers aged 2 to 3 years old. Program will take place in the ACC, Mini R.E.C. Room upstairs exclusively (children will not move around unless it is for use of the washroom). The program includes various physical, artistic, & musical activities. Parents must provide snacks and lunch in a labelled lunchbox.

Rates $28 (R) $30 (NR)

Dates: Tuesday, December 26 and Thursday, December 28, 2017  & Tuesday, January 2 and Thursday, January 4, 2018

Times: 9 am to 1 pm

PED Day Programs & Spring Break Camp

PED Days & Spring Break Camp

Mini REC will be offering full day drop off PED day programs and a week long  full Day Drop Off Spring Break Camp. The days will consist of amazing structured activities taking place in the ACC Gym, Multipurpose room, dance studio and Mini REC upstairs. The day will host a mix of various physical activities (FUN-Damentals, Gymkata, Sports, etc), as well as art and science activities.

Ages: Kindergarten to Grade 3

Hours: 9-3pm

Rates:  $45 per day, Early drop off 8:30am + $5, Late Pick up 4pm + $7.50

Take both early drop off & late pick up for a group rate of $10

Dates: Spring Break Camp Monday March 5 to Friday March 9

**PED Day Dates will be available in Fall 2017 and will align with the EMSB PED days.**