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Jewish Community Center

Early Childhood Youth Sports

Wide World of Sports

For ages 3 – 5. Wide World of Sports is an introductory program for children to learn the basics of Basketball, Baseball, Soccer, and more. Children will have fun while developing better hand-eye coordination, agility, self-esteem, and sports skills. All equipment is provided and age appropriate.

Fall Session

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Session #1: Thursdays, September 12 – December 5, 3:30-4:15pm
$126 members/$186 public
$139 members/$205 public (after September 7)

Session #2: Thursdays, January 9 – March 12, 3:30-4:15pm
$105 members/$155 public
$116 members/$171 public (after December 31)

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building

Session #1: Wednesdays, September 11 – December 4, 12:30-1:15pm
$126 members/$186 public
$139 members/$205 public (after September 7)

Session #2: Wednesdays, January 8 – March 11, 12:30-1:15pm
$105 members/$155 public
$116 members/$171 public (after December 31)

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Contact

Creve Coeur
Natalie Lesko
314-442-3104

Chesterfield
Alex Langella
314-442-3498

Basketball Performance Academy

For Four years – 2nd grade. Prepare for hoops season with six basketball training sessions. Players receive training in all aspects of the game with an emphasis on shooting mechanics, dribbling and footwork.

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Thursdays, September 12 – October 17, 5-6pm

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building
Wednesdays, September 11 – October 23, 5-6pm

Pricing

$60 members/$90 public
($66 members/$99 public after March 28)

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Cancellation Policy – Cancellations prior to the first practice will receive a 75% credit towards another SRA program (inclusive of any uniform or equipment charges). Credit is valid for one year. No refunds once a program begins.

Contact

Alex Langella
314-442-3498

Yong Shins/Little Ninjas Taekwondo

For ages 4-6. Yong Shins/Little Ninjas is an introductory class into the world of Taekwondo. This nationally-accredited program introduces discipline and respect with a focus on fitness, control and technique. Little ones will have fun learning and training while building confidence and coordination.

Participants are encouraged to attend as many times per week as possible, but we ask that you select a primary time, location and day of the week.
No program on January 1, March 21, April 7, May 21, May 28.

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Mondays, 6:30-7:15pm

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building
Thursdays, 5:30-6:15pm
Saturdays, 2-3pm

Pricing

$46 members/$69 public (per month)

Contact

Alex Langella
314-442-3498

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Start Smart Soccer

3 years old. A parent-child developmental program created to prepare three-year-olds for organized sports. Parents work with their children in a structured environment as they learn how to properly teach and support their children in sports. All participants receive a t-shirt and participation award. Parent participation is mandatory.

Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur or Marilyn Fox Building/Chesterfield
Sundays, September 15 – October 20, 1-1:30pm
$69 members/$99 public
$76 members/$109 public (after September 2)

Contact

Natalie Lesko
314-442-3104

Pre-K Soccer Training League

4-5 years old (Pre-K only). Games will be played 5-on-5 without goalies, allowing for more ball touches and higher player participation. Emphasis is placed on skill development during practices. Program begins with practices, followed by games. Participants receive a team jersey and trophy. Games played at both J locations.

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Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur or Marilyn Fox Building/Chesterfield
Sundays, September 15 – November 3, 2-3pm
$95 members/$125 public
$105 members/$138 public (after September 2)

Contact

Natalie Lesko
314-442-3104

Tippi Toes Dance Company Ballet, Tap & Jazz Combo Class

For three- to five-year-olds. Experience the joys of dance, self-expression and movement through three types of dance with energetic music, culminating with our mini-recital. Students should wear comfortable clothing (T-shirts are great) or dance attire along with nonrestrictive shorts or leggings – ballet shoes preferred, but not required (tap shoes not required)

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Tuesdays, September 3 – December 10, 3-3:45pm

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building
Wednesdays, September 4 – December 4, 3-3:45pm

Prices

$144 members/$180 public

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Presented by The Ruth & Harold Sher Center of Jewish Life. 

Start Smart Basketball

For ages 3-4. A parent-child developmental program created to prepare three and four-year-olds for organized sports. Parents work with their children in a structured environment and learn how to properly teach and support their children in sports. Participants receive a t-shirt and a participation award. Parent participation is mandatory.

Marilyn Fox Building/Chesterfield
Sundays, January 12 – February 16, 11-11:30am

Staenberg Family Complex/Creve Coeur
Wednesdays, January 15-February 19, 4-4:30pm

Pricing

$69 members/$99 public
$76 members/$109 public (after December 31)

Contact

Creve Coeur
Natalie Lesko
314-442-3104

Chesterfield
Alex Langella
314-442-3498

Register Online

Pre-K Basketball Training League

For ages 4-5. The Basketball Training League is for kids enrolled in pre-K and consists of practices at which the participants will focus on learning to shoot, dribble, pass and have fun playing as a team. The season concludes with games. Teams are coached by volunteer parents and consist of up to eight players. Games may be played at either J location.

Staenberg Family Complex or Marilyn Fox Building
Wednesdays, January 15 – March 4, 5-6pm

Pricing

$95 members/$125 public
$105 members/$138 public (after December 31)

Cancellation Policy – Cancellations prior to the first practice will receive a 75% credit towards another SRA program (inclusive of any uniform or equipment charges). Credit is valid for one year. No refunds once a program begins.

Contact

Creve Coeur
Natalie Lesko
314-442-3104

Chesterfield
Alex Langella
314-442-3498

Register Online

Start Smart Baseball

Start Smart Baseball

For three-year-olds. A parent-child developmental program created to prepare 3-year-olds for organized sports. Parents work with their children in a structured environment and learn how to properly teach and support their children in sports. All participants receive a t-shirt and a participation award. Parent participation is mandatory for this program.

Register Online

Creve Coeur & Chesterfield
TBD

Pricing: 
TBD

Contact

Jason P. Davis
314.442.3216

Baseball - Pre-K Training League

Baseball – Pre-K Training League

For ages 4-5. An instructional t-ball program for players to further develop baseball skills, including throwing, fielding and hitting. Program begins with practices, followed by games. Participants receive a team jersey, hat and trophy. Games played at both J locations.

Creve Coeur & Chesterfield
TBD

Pricing: 
TBD

Contact

Creve Coeur
Natalie Lesko
314-442-3104

Chesterfield
Alex Langella
314-442-3498

Register Online

Cancellation Policy – Cancellations prior to the first practice will receive a 75% credit towards another SRA program (inclusive of any uniform or equipment charges). Credit is valid for one year. No refunds once a program begins.