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Family Center – Kids’ Enrichment Classes

The J’s Family Center offers many classes, including Mommy and Me and drop-off classes. Class offerings may include gymnastics, cooking, mommy-baby exercise classes, music and even a six-week summer camp. We will even create a class for you if you bring us your idea, your available times and a minimum of 6 families.

For more information on our program, visit the full Family Center page.

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

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Contact

Emilie Brockman
314.442.3267

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, October 9 – December 11, 3-3:45pm

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building
Wednesdays, October 3 – December 12, 3-3:45pm

Prices

$126 members/$155 public

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

HI-NRG Gymnastics for Preschoolers

For three- to five-year-olds. Build agility, speed, coordination and confidence while learning new skills. Children will learn cartwheels, handstands, balance beam basics, rings and parallel bars from an experienced, enthusiastic Hi-NRG instructor!

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Mondays, October 8 – December 10, 3-3:45pm

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building
Tuesdays, October 9 – December 11, 1-1:45pm

Prices

$126 members/$155 public

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

Pre-K Academy Jr.

For three- to five-year-olds. This academic enrichment program offers play based classes that teach reading readiness, pre-writing, and early mathematical concepts! Sessions will cover:
Alphabet Action Adventures (Bodily-Kinesthetic & Musical)
Children combine creative movement, yoga and music to learn letter and sound recognition, phonemic awareness, syllable segmentation, rhyming and more.
Letter Engineers (Visual-Spatial)
Students begin to explore their creative sides by using objects such as Legos©, play dough, puppet pencils, letter sticks and more. Children will learn about physics and problem solving while strengthening their understanding of correct letter formation. No program 11/21 and 11/22.

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Wednesdays, September 26 – December 19, 3:30-4:15pm

Chesterfield/Marilyn Fox Building
Thursdays, September 27 – December 20, 3:30-4:15pm

Prices

$144 members/$180 public

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

Pre-K Academy

For four- to six-year-olds. This academic enrichment program offers play-based classes that teach reading readiness, pre-writing and early mathematical concepts. Sessions cover:
Reading Rock Stars (Bodily Kinesthetic & Musical)
We will practice rhyming, explore word families, learn sight words and begin simple decoding. Children will learn important pre-reading skills such as phonemic blending and segmentation, laying the foundation for academic success.
Mathematical Minds (Logical-Mathematical)
Children learn beginning math concepts through music, games, problem solving, puzzles and more. We will explore beginning math skills such as numerical order, math facts, fractions and measurements. No program 11/21.

Creve Coeur/Staenberg Family Complex
Wednesdays, September 26 – December 19, 2:30-3:15pm

Prices

$144 members/$180 public

Register Online

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