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Program Registration Information

September 6 Program & Bus Trip Registration
September 11 Non-Resident Registration

Registration for programs and bus trips are held at the Recreation Center beginning at 8am and will continue until the program or trip reaches capacity.

Space is limited for all programs and trips. In-person registration is required for all activities. Registration forms must be filled out by the participant or parent/guardian. Make checks payable to “Twp. of Gloucester” except where otherwise noted; two separate checks may be necessary.

Preschool registration also requires a photocopy of the child’s birth certificate & medical records.

Full refunds will be given only if the Recreation Department cancels a trip or program due to low enrollment. We reserve the right to cancel a trip or program if enough people have not registered in advance.

Program refunds will be given minus a $10.00 processing fee. This refund must be requested before 20% of the scheduled classes are completed. Trip refunds will only be given if a replacement can be found. Trip refunds are also subject to a $10.00 processing fee. Please bring your receipt to the office for processing. All refunds take 30-45 days to process.
 

YOUTH PROGRAMS

HANDS-ON STEM CLUB
Tuesday Session 1: Sept. 26 – Oct. 31
Thursday Session 1: Sept. 28 – Nov. 2
Tuesday Session 2: Nov. 14 – Dec. 19
Thursday Session 2: Nov. 16 – Dec. 28 (no class 11/23)
Tuesdays Grades K-2 4:30 – 6:00pm
Thursdays Grades 3-5 4:30 – 6:00pm
Cost per Session: $150 to Wow Science/$10 to Glo. Twp. Held at Point Ariel Park
Wow Science is proud to offer a Hands on STEM Club in the 2017-2018 academic year. Students will have an opportunity to participate in many hands-on science, technology, engineering and math projects that highlight important STEM concepts, simplify complex topics, and reinforce what they are learning in the classroom. These projects are designed to pique children’s interest in math and science and build a foundation for future success in both subjects.
 
SOCCER SHOTS
Thursdays: Sept. 28; Last class Nov. 2 | 6 Weeks
Mom & Me Mini Program | Ages 2-3 | 6:00 – 6:30pm
Classic Program | Ages 3-4 | 6:40 – 7:10pm
Cost: $72 to Soccer Shots/$10 to Glo. Twp. Held at Rec Center
Soccer Shots is a national leader in youth soccer development for young children. Our program has been created under the guidance of childhood education specialists, professional soccer players and experienced coaches. Our innovative lesson plans are developmentally appropriate and tailored specifically to the age groups we teach. Using these creative and age appropriate curricula and infusing each lesson plan with enthusiasm and structured activity, soccer shots aims to leave a lasting, positive impact on every child we serve.
 
BASIC SEWING
Thursdays: Sept. 28; Last class Nov. 30 | 8 Weeks
6:30 – 7:30pm Held at GT Rec Center
Cost: $90. to Rebekah Pyles/$10. to Glo. Twp.
Let’s start with the Basics! We will cover how to operate your sewing machine, pinning, cutting, and sewing terms. You will accomplish small projects that reinforce skills you are learning. All class materials are included. Open to 10 years old and up. Please bring your own machine. No class 11/9 & 11/23.
 
PRESCHOOL PLAYTIME
Sept. 29; Last Class Dec. 1 | 8 Weeks
10am-12 noon Held at Point Ariel Park
Cost: $115 to Amy Mazakas/$10. to Glo. Twp..
Designed for children 3 1/2-5 years old. This class will focus on your child’s creativity through a variety of crafts, music and play. This class is based on engaging your child in fun and creative ways of learning. Each week there will be a new and exciting theme to explore. Children must be potty-trained. Please provide a snack for your child. No class 11/10 & 11/24.
 
KIDDING AROUND YOGA
Fridays: Sept. 29; Last class Nov. 3 | 6 weeks
4:45 – 5:45pm Held at Still Point Yoga Center
Cost: $45 to Still Point Yoga Center/$10 to Glo. Twp.
This yoga class is designed for kids to learn yoga in a playful way that fosters creativity and builds confidence, focus, and cooperation. Children will learn yoga poses, sing songs, listen to stories, and relax together, mastering the art of being a kid, in this uplifting, non competitive and fun environment. Studio supplies mats. Open to ages 4-12.
 
YOUTH QUICKSTART TENNIS
Saturdays: October 7; Last class Nov. 4 | 5 Weeks
10 – 11:30am Held at GT Community Park
Cost: $60 to Ron Miller/$10 to Glo. Twp
This format of kid-sized tennis is the 10-and-under Tennis standard for providing quick success and lots of fun on the court. Through enjoyable activities and skill-based play, participants get an introduction to strokes, terms, movement and scoring. Instructional games, scaled down courts and nets, and youth racquets and balls are all designed for the size of a young child. Parents are encouraged to participate in family-friendly weekly activities. All equipment is provided. Bring your own water bottle. Open to children ages 5-10. Class size limited to 24. SPECIAL 2nd STUDENT DISCOUNT: 2 students for $125 ($105 to Ron Miller/$20 to GT). Rain Date: 11/11.
 

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