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Youth Programs

The Cultural & Community Services Department offers seasonal activities year-round, for youth of all ages. Each program runs for a set period of time and meets once or twice a week.  Registration for all activities is held at the Pelican Community Park Community Center, located at 18115 North Bay Road.

Youth Programs

After School Care

Afternoon Fun Zone
License Numbers: C11MD2867; C11MD2869
This after-school care program is open to students of the Norman S. Edelcup SIB K-8 School only. Please call 305.792.1706 to find out more.

After School Storytelling Hour
License Numbers: C11MD2867; C11MD2869
This is open to Kindergarten and 1st Grade students of the Norman S. Edelcup SIB K-8 School. Please call 305.792.1706 to find out more.

All Day Fun Zone (Teacher Planning Days)
License Numbers: C11MD2867; C11MD2869
No school? Kids can spend the day participating in various activities at an all-day care program. Open to students of the Norman S. Edelcup SIB K-8 School only. Please call 305.792.1706 to find out more.


Camps

Summer Camp
grades K-10 (ages 5-15)
Summer Camp programs are available for tots through grade 8. A variety of Summer Camp programs are offered, from general day camps to sports camps, to music, art & technology camps.

Winter Break Camp
grades K-8
Campers will participate in various activities throughout the week, including field trips, arts & crafts, games, sports & more! Please call the Cultural and Community Services Department at Pelican Community Park at 305.792.1706.

Spring Break Camp
grades K-8
Campers will participate in various activities throughout the week, including field trips, arts & crafts, games sports & more! Please call the Cultural & Community Services Department at Pelican Community Park at 305.792.1706.


Youth Programs: Summer 2019

Registration for Summer 2019 programs is currently open to everyone.  The City will cancel courses three days prior to the first class if enrollment is insufficient. Classes listed as free still require registration. When programs fill, a waitlist will be started. Cancellations must be received in writing at least seven days in advance in order to receive a refund. No refunds are issued once classes begin. *There are no classes on July 4.

Chess Club: Beginner – CANCELED
ages 6 -12
DATES: June 22 – August 10
DAY: Saturday
TIME: 9:00 – 10:00 am
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park
FEE: Member $110
Non-Member $165
Participants can learn the basics of chess and compete with other children.

Dance, Hip Hop
ages 5 -12
DATES: Ongoing
DAYS: Monday, Friday
TIMES: 6:00 – 7:00 pm, ages 5-8
7:05 – 8:05 pm, ages 9-12
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park
FEE: Member $100
Non-Member $150
Learn hip-hop choreography in a fun, engaging and exciting environment. Students will learn and understand rhythm and musical beats while dancing to the latest music.

Gymnastics
ages 5 -10
DATES*: Ongoing
DAYS: Tuesday, Thursday
TIMES: 6:00 – 7:00 pm
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park Gymnasium
FEE monthly: Member $100
Non-Member $150
Students will benefit from increased physical activity and improve in areas such as strength, flexibility and coordination while learning basic gymnastics skills.

Karate
ages 5 -14
DATES*: Ongoing
DAYS: Tuesday, Thursday
TIMES: 6:00 – 6:55 pm, ages 5-7
7:00 – 7:55 pm, ages 8-14
8:00-8:55 pm, ages 14+
DAY: Saturday
TIMES: 11:00 am – Noon, ages 5-14
12:15 – 1:15 pm, ages 14+
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park
FEE monthly: Member $75
Non-Member $110
Group assignments are based on skill level as determined by instructor. Uniforms available for purchase from instructor at additional cost.

Music Together
ages 1-5
DATES: July 3 – August 21
DAY: Wednesday
TIME: 9:00 – 9:45 am
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park
FEE: Resident $110
Non-Resident $165
Music Together is a research-based family music and movement class for children and the grown-ups who care for them. Curriculum develops music skills, creativity, confidence, and supports social, emotional, cognitive and physical development.

Pee Wee Soccer
ages 3-5
DATES*: June 15 – July 20
DAY: Saturday
TIME: 10:00 – 11:00 am
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park
FEE: Resident $60
Non-Resident $90

Piano – CANCELED
ages 6 – 12
DATES: June 19 – August 7
DAY: Wednesday
TIME: 6:00 – 7:00 pm, Beginner
7:05 – 8:05 pm, Advanced
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park
FEE: Member $110
Non-Member $165
Students receive individualized instruction and must bring their own keyboard.

Tumbling – CANCELED
ages 6 – 14
DATES: June 15 – August 3
DAY: Saturday
TIME: 9:00 – 10:00 am, Intermediate
10:05 – 11:05 am, Advanced
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park Gymnasium
FEE: Member $90
Non-Member $135
Participants learn fundamental skills that are the building blocks towards the Advanced Cheer Program.

Volleyball, Beach – CANCELED
ages 14 – 17
DATES: June 17 – July 31 (no classes on 7/8 and 7/10)
DAY: Monday, Wednesday
TIME: 6:00 – 7:15 pm
LOCATION: Samson Oceanfront Park
FEE: Resident $60
Non-Resident $90
Take your game to the beach. Perfect your volleyball skills on the sand.

Volleyball, Drop-In
ages 7 – 14
DATES*: June 18  – August 1
DAY: Tuesday, Thursday
TIME: 7:30 – 9:00 pm
LOCATION: Pelican Community Park Gymnasium
FEE: Members Free
Only open to members of Pelican Community Park.

Previous Seasons’ Programs:

Cheer, Dance & Tumbling Clinic
Become an all-around cheer superstar in this all-in-one cheer based instructional program.

Code Explorers
Does your child have the potential to be a future software engineer? In this program, they will learn computational thinking and coding appropriate to their age level.
PK: This program is an awesome way to learn and explore computer science and basic programming.
NEO: & JR: Participants learn about the world of digital game design including – graphics, programming and designing – for computers, smartphone, tablets and other devices. The participants in all programs receive a take-home tablet.

FAB Fitness
Be active and develop coordination while playing exciting games!

Fine Arts: Youth
Participants will receive hands-on experience with various types of all art media.

Guitar
Students must bring their own guitar. Lessons offered by a proficient guitar instructor. Learn the basics of playing the guitar or more advanced skills depending on your level of knowledge.

Kidokinetics
This is a parent/child interactive introduction to sports class.

Kidokinetics: Mommy & Me
Enjoy this introduction to sports with your child. Other classes will be available as well for ages 3 to 6. Watch for announcement of details.

Little Tsunami Sports
Participants will be instructed in the basics of three popular sports: basketball, soccer and t-ball.

Martial Arts in the Park
Free and open to all ages, Master Sang offers instruction in Taekwondo. All skill levels are welcome.

Music Production
Learn the basics to beat programming, making music, and mixing industry standard software This program is designed to teach students the basic methods of creating music on computerized software used on both Mac and PC.

Performing Arts Clinic
Four-week clinic learning what it takes to perform in an SIB musical theater production.

Video Production
Participants will learn to capture footage for video, commercial and movie editing. Each student will be responsible for creating a project from beginning to end, from concept to final product.

Yoga: Kids
Join us for our new Kids Yoga program and learn what it means to be a “yogi.” Practicing yoga can help improve a child’s strength, flexibility, and coordination. Yoga can also improve a child’s focus, self-esteem, and overall well-being.