1391 Martine Ave. Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Ph: 908-889-8800

Due to a necessary power shut-down by PSE&G, the JCC will need to close at 4:45 pm on Friday, January 19.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  

Enrichments for After School

Winter 2018 Enrichments

Monday, January 15 - Friday, March 30 
Registration opens on Monday, December 4

At A Glance

MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY 
HOLA!
12:45 p.m. • Ages 4+
HOLA!
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5
Combo (CDE)
2:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Gaming/Animation/App Dev
5:00 p.m. • Grades 3-6
Child's Play Obstacle/Ninja
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Prince/Princess (CDE)
3:45 p.m. • Ages 2-3
Jazz/Hip Hop (CDE)
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+
JCC Robotics & Drones
5:00 p.m. • Grades 3-6
Hip Hop (CDE)
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+
Child's Play Obstacle/Ninja
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5  
Ready, Set, Read
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+
Kinder Ballet/Tap (CDE)
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5
Kinder Combo (CDE)
3:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5 
Kinder Combo (CDE)
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5
Child's Play Obstacle/Ninja
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+ 
Smarty Cat Kids
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
My Gym FUN & Fitness
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Martial Arts
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Music with Little Rockers
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4  
Little Earth Worms
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Smarty Cat Kids
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5
My Gym FUN & Fitness
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5 
Martial Arts
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5 
Music with Little Rockers
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5 
Little Earth Worms
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5   
Smarty Cat Kids
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+
My Gym Zumba Kids
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+   
TEKI Lego Mathematics
4:00 p.m. • Grades K-2
  Program. Code. Minecraft
4:00 p.m. • Grades K-2
 Little Earth Worms
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+   
Sports Combo
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Prince/Princess (CDE)
12:45 p.m. • Ages 2-3
 Tiaras (CDE)
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
Sports Combo
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
  
Sports Combo
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4+
TEKI Minecraft-DISNEY
4:00 p.m. • Grades 1-2
  Sports Combo
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5
 
Sports Combo
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+
TEKI Minecraft-SIX FLAGS
5:00 p.m. • Grades 3-6
  Sports Combo-BASKETBALL
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+ 
 
 Tiaras (CDE)
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
    Tiaras (CDE)
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4 
 
Tiaras (CDE)
2:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4 
     Yoga
12:45 p.m. • Ages 3-4
 
         Yoga
2:45 p.m. • Ages 4-5 
 
      Yoga
3:45 p.m. • Ages 5+
 

Monday (9 weeks except where noted)

HOLA!
8 weeks (no class on 3/12)

An introduction to the Spanish language through music, dramatic play and games.
Ages 4+ • 12:45 p.m.
Price: $176

Prince/Princess with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
16 weeks

Learn ballet positions, follow basic ballet movement, stretching, jumping and dancing with props.  Ballet story time is a special treat - the children will learn through dance games, creative movement which is always tiny dancers' favorite party.
Ages 2-3 • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $384 (16 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Ready, Set…READ

This enrichment teaches your child the basics in reading to prepare him or her to be lifelong readers.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $198

Smarty Cat Kids

Build it, test it, launch it!  Fun with mixing together ingredients in order to explore their properties and see how they change and react.  There will be a variety of projects such as learning how to make the perfect slime, creating color changing key changes that react with UV light and more!
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $198

Sports Combo

Skilled sports educators provide these popular classes introducing a variety of sports skills all wrapped up in fun and games to give your child what she/he needs for sports development.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Ages 4+ • 2:45 p.m.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $198

Tiaras with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
16 weeks

Ballet technique is taught at the barre, center and across the floor.  Class will consist of stretching, coordination and strength exercises, musicality, improvisation, creative movement along with classroom etiquette.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m. and 2:45 p.m.
Price: $384 (16 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Tuesday (11 weeks except where noted)

HOLA!

An introduction to the Spanish Language through music, dramatic play and games.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $242

Jazz/Hip Hop 6 - 8 Year Old with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

This dynamic and energetic movement class concentrates on technique, rhythm, flexibility, choreography, style, funk, self-expression, confidence building and fun.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
NUDE JAZZ SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Kinder Ballet/Tap with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

This basic ballet class with barre and stretch includes some tap as well.  Students learn basic rhythms and syncopation with some focus on theater acting and performance.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES AND BLACK TAP SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

My Gym FUN and Fitness 

This highly active class keeps the children moving with high energy, relay races, tumbling, gymnastics, games and teamwork.  Building activities designed to increase strength, agility, balance and more.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $242

My Gym Zumba Kids 

The children will rock out to their favorite songs, learn kid-friendly dance routines and get a great cardio workout while increasing their balance, coordination and self-confidence.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $242

Prince/Princess with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

Learn ballet positions, follow basic ballet movement, stretching, jumping and dancing with props.  Ballet story time is a special treat - the children will learn through dance games, creative movement which is always tiny dancers' favorite party.
Ages 2-3 • 12:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
PINK DANCE SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

TEKI Minecraft Theme Park (no class on 2/20)
10 weeks 

Create and design your own theme park this semester in adventurous Minecraft world.  The thrill of a lifetime will come together through the engineering and architectural design of our students collaborative efforts.  This will be a project that will scream with excitement!
1st-2nd Grades • DISNEY • 4:00 p.m.
3rd-6th Grades • SIX FLAGS • 5:00 p.m.
Price: $250 (10 weeks) 

Wednesday (11 weeks except where noted) 

Combo with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

This dynamic and energetic movement class concentrates on technique, rhythm, flexibility, choreography, style, funk, self-expression, confidence building and fun.
Ages 3-4 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
NUDE JAZZ SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

JCC Robotics and Drones
10 weeks (no class on 2/21)

In this class we will use EV3 LEGO Robotics to bring Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) to our everyday life.  Our robotics coach supports students with an emphasis on programming and teamwork.  Each of the projects begins with a robotics research simulation question in which students are guided step-by-step through the building and programming of a new solution and technological answer.
3rd-6th Grades • 5:00 p.m.
Price: $250 (10 weeks)

Kinder Combo with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

Ballet technique is taught at the barre, center and across the floor.  Class will consist of strength exercises, musicality, improvisation, creative movement along with classroom etiquette.  We will end the class with high-energy fun choreography set to popular songs.
Ages 4-5 • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Martial Arts

Martial Arts, which teaches self-discipline, socialization, concentration and self-control, will introduce your child to the basic skills of karate.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m. 
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $242

TEKI Lego Mathematics
10 weeks (no class 2/21)

Lego bricks have inspired our children to build and engineer.  This semester we will add to the fun and learn mathematical concepts using Legos.  Students will explore this classic toy in a new and exciting way that will help to encourage their math skills.
K-2nd Grades • 4:00 p.m.
Price: $250 (10 weeks)

Tiaras with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

Ballet technique is taught at the barre, center and across the floor.  Class will consist of stretching, coordination and strength exercises, musicality, improvisation, creative movement along with classroom etiquette.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES REQUIRED 
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Thursday (11 weeks except where noted)

Gaming, Animation and App Development
10 weeks (no class on 2/22)

For all those hours spent playing fun video games and apps, why not learn how to create one?  Using the most highly regarded MIT program, students will development application, video games and animation.  Who's game for this?
3rd-6th Grades •  5:00 p.m.
Price: $250 (10 weeks)

Hip Hop with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

Students will learn the hottest dance moves with the most popular music.  They will get waving, popping, gliding, floor work, rocking, locking and more.  This high-energy class is great for self-confidence building, coordination and fun.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
NUDE JAZZ SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Kinder Combo with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

Ballet technique is taught at the barre, center and across the floor.  Class will consist of strength exercises, musicality, improvisation, creative movement along with classroom etiquette.  We will end the class with high-energy fun choreography set to popular songs.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Music with Little Rockers

Little Rockers offers music classes with an emphasis on learning music through play.  Students will get to move, dance and sing to original high-energy songs.  Little Rockers brings a variety of instruments for students to have an interactive, hands-on approach to music.  They use kid-sized guitars, drums, eggs and a variety of other instruments and movement props to make this class a unique and age-appropriate way for kids to enjoy music.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Price: $242

Program. Code. Minecraft. with TEKI
10 weeks (no class on 2/22)

Introduce your child to educational technology in our exciting programming and coding class for beginners.  We will explore the hardware and software of computers. Additionally, we will learn how to code using multiple programs, including the popular Minecraft. 
K-2nd Grades • 4:00 p.m.
Price: $250 (10 weeks)

Sports Combo

Skilled sports educators provide these popular classes introducing a variety of sports skills all wrapped up in fun and games to give your child what she/he needs for sports development.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Ages 5+ • BASKETBALL ONLY • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $242

Tiaras with Center for Dance Education (CDE)*
18 weeks

Ballet technique is taught at the barre, center and across the floor.  Class will consist of stretching, coordination and strength exercises, musicality, improvisation, creative movement along with classroom etiquette.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Price: $432 (18 weeks)
PINK BALLET SHOES REQUIRED
Please scroll down for full CDE info

Yoga

This fun yoga series teaches poses, breathing, meditation and more.  We will explore yoga through stories, crafts and aromatherapy, all while encouraging self-expression.  We will also focus on social/emotional skills like the ability to identify and regulate emotions which are key skills for this age group.   Let's build a community of conscious little yogis together!  
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m.
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m.
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m.
Price: $242 

Friday (10 weeks for 12:45 classes, 9 weeks for 2:45/3:45 classes)

Child's Play Challenge Obstacle Course and Ninja Warrior Class

Calling all mini Ninjas.  Our multi-station obstacle course is specifically designed just for children.  These children will build important gross motor skills, develop muscles, increase cardiovascular fitness and gain confidence in a fun and playful setting.  Each week will focus on a specific station of the course through games and drills; skills will be developed to help reach desired goals.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m. • Price: $220 (10 weeks)
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m. • Price: $198 (9 weeks, no class 3/30)
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m. • Price: $198 (9 weeks, no class 3/30)

Little Earth Worms

Little explorers have muddy fun in this creative-play outdoor learning class. Children are encouraged to touch, play, learn, listen and get connected with the world around them.  Fun activities like planting, digging and creating mud pies increase their awareness, independence and creativity.
Ages 3-4 • 12:45 p.m. • Price: $220 (10 weeks) 
Ages 4-5 • 2:45 p.m. • Price: $198 (9 weeks - no class 3/30)
Ages 5+ • 3:45 p.m. • Price: $198 (9 weeks - no class 3/30) 

*Center for Dance Education (CDE) information

All CDE classes run Monday, January 15 to Thursday, May 24 and are priced accordingly.  No classes on 1/15, 2/16, 2/19, 4/2-5.
CDE dress rehearsal is Wednesday, May 30 at 5:00 p.m.
CDE dance recital is Thursday, May 31 at 6:00 p.m.
More challenging choreography variations, partnering and staging are taught as the students progress. 
Boys are welcome in all dance classes.
Dance Class Requirements:

  • Dance clothing is encouraged - comfortable, moveable clothing such as a leotard, leggings, tights.
  • Hair should be tied back and off the face.
  • Tap shoes are needed for tap.
  • Jazz shoes should be nude.
  • Nude jazz shoes are also used for Hip Hop.
  • Pink ballet shoes are used for Ballet.
  • $85 costume fee paid separately.  Fittings will be done in class during the month of January.

If you or a family member would like to participate in a JCC program and feel you may need special accommodations, please contact Mallory Zipkin at mzipkin@jccnj.org or 908-889-8800 x240. Whenever possible we will make reasonable accommodations to ensure accessibility for all. The JCC of Central NJ is a place where everyone is welcome.

 

 

 

 

 

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