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Explore all of the classes offered at Manhattan Youth. Our members find their friends and neighbors here while they splash, play, learn, create and move.
Bubble Babies Classes
Our Bubble Babies class helps our newest little swimmers become comfortable in and around the water. Songs and games introduce beginner swim skills (such as kicking, splashing, and blowing bubbles) and create a fun, positive experience for young children in the pool. For infants under 2yrs and their adult.
Bubble Babies classes are FREE for Center Family Members.
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Family Swim hours are offered everyday for our members. Sign up through the Acuity Client Scheduling app.
Every weekday from 9AM-12PM, 7PM-8:30PM.
Mindful Movement with Miss Abby
Go on an adventure in each class as we learn yoga poses that will build strength and flexibility, feeling peaceful and calm! We use our senses and our breath to move our body, and discover what it really feels like to ground to the earth like the roots of a flower!
Mondays and Wednesdays at 9:30am, 10:15am, 11 am & 11:45am. (18M-4 Years)
Mindful Movement will return in the fall!
Post Nap Jam
When naptime is finished and dinnertime is still a few hours away, spend some of that special and energetic time with us in our largest meeting space, the Great Hall! We’ll feature one of our favorite kids music acts so kids can sing, run, jump and play, and the whole family can enjoy music, laughter and fun, together.
- Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 2:30PM: Musical Notes with Nate
- Mondays and Thursdays at 3:30PM: Music with Corey
- Fridays at 3:30PM: Disney Singalongs with Anita
With toys, climbing structures, a book corner and a helpful staff, the clubhouse is a wonderful cozy place to spend time moving, learning and making friends in an open setting.
Weekdays, 9:30am -2:30pm
Weekends, 9:30am -4:30pm
MY Tennis classes provide a fun environment that will help 3 and 4 year olds to establish a base for gross motor and athletic skill development.
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5 and 6 Years
During Tennis Aces, our instructors introduce children to the game of tennis in a fun and supportive way using scaled down courts and equipment. Classes will use a games based approach to tennis instruction while also stressing the continued development of no only tennis skills but also motor and athletic skills.
This summer Tennis Tikes and Tennis Aces will take place on the BPC ballfields. Meet at the Center and walk over together.
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Sing, Dance and Play!
Our talented teaching artists sing, dance and play with your little one in this cozy class that helps kiddos get their wiggles out!
Mondays, Wednesdays and Sundays 10:15am-11:45am.
Mondays and Wednesdays this class will take place at Washington Market Park! Meet at the Center and walk over together.
Storytime with Camille
Every Monday in the Lounge, Camille, the Director of the Downtown Community Center will read you a story or two, and say hello!
Mondays at 10:00am
Our Science Lab has a secret; it's the home to Manhattan Youth's Animals! In Animal Hour, kids can see, hold, feed and learn about our resident turtle, fish and bearded dragons with our staff.
Saturdays and Sundays 10 am- 1 pm.
Mini muscles and mini movements for little ones that help them learn the fundamentals of soccer.
Mondays at 10:15 am (18-24m) , 11:00 am (2-3 years), 11:45 am (3-4 years) , 1 pm (2-5 years).
A mindful, yoga based tummy time class for you and baby aged 3 -12 months.
Mondays and Wednesdays 12:30pm (3-13 months).
MY Toddler Time
If you have a 6 month -18 month old, bring them to our Lounge in the SC level for open play, stories and activities just for them.
Mondays through Fridays 9:30am - 1:00pm by appointment.
Our littlest members in their very own class! A little movement, exercise and bonding for 4 - 12 months and their grownups.
Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 12:30pm-1pm.
MY Tumble Tots
Tumble Tot Thursdays give your children introductions to coordination, strength building and flexibility all morning long! Toddlers can learn basic gymnastics fundamentals with their favorite MY teachers!
Thursdays 9:30am, 10:15am, 11am and 11:45pm.
Join us at the Center after lunch and naps for art projects, rainy day movies, sensory play and more!
Every weekday afternoon, 2:30 - 4:30pm
If your little one loves to play with water, bring them poolside to Splash Pad! Here, your kids can suit up for an instructor-assisted water table class featuring interactive play and a whole lot of splashing, without entering the pool. Parents and caregivers are not required to suit up or get wet, but must be present on the pool deck and directly supervise their child during class.
Please see our Center daily schedule for current Splash Pad class times, or email us for additional information!