Preschool / Toddler


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Check out Playgroups below

PLAYGROUP

AGES: 2–6

Gather your friends at our “house” to play and don’t get your house messy. Our play groups are open for kids from infant age to prekindergarten age. We will provide the equipment and toys. Parents/adults provide the supervision. Not intended for child care centers or in-home care providers. A 5-to-1 ratio of children to adults must be observed.

SPRING 2019
JAN 2–MAY 3 | MON, WED, FRI | 10 A.M.–12 NOON | MORNINGSIDE C.C.
JAN 3–MAY 2 | TUE, THU | 10 A.M.–12 NOON | KUEHN C.C.

Register   FREE


CRAFT TIME AT PLAYGROUP

AGES: 2–6

Once a month, we will be adding a little extra to our playgroup times. In addition to playing and burning some energy, your child will have the opportunity to put together a fun make-and-take craft. Crafts are free while supplies last. No registration required.

FEBRUARY—VALENTINE’S DAY CRAFT
FEB 5 | TUE | 10:30 A.M. | KUEHN C.C.
FEB 6 | WED | 10:30 A.M. | MORNINGSIDE C.C.
MARCH—ST. PATRICK’S DAY CRAFT
MAR 12 | TUE | 10:30–11:30 A.M. | KUEHN C.C.
MAR 13 | WED | 10:30–11:30 A.M. | MORNINGSIDE C.C.
APRIL—SPRING-THEMED CRAFT
APR 16 | TUE | 10:30–11:30 A.M. | KUEHN C.C.
APR 17 | WED | 10:30–11:30 A.M. | MORNINGSIDE C.C.

 

FREE


FUN AND FIT DAY

AGES: 2–6

Ride, run, jump, and jam! Join SFPR and participate in fitness-related activities, all while having fun! Children must be supervised by an individual 16 years of age or older. A 5-to-1 ratio of children to adults must be observed.

FEB 16 | SAT | 10 A.M.–12 NOON | KUEHN C.C.

FREE

PARENT AND ME SPORTS

AGES: 2–3

Parent and Me Sports is a program that has been designed to introduce children ages 2–3 years old to a variety of sports, games, and group activities, all with the help of mom or dad. You and your little one will be able to try soccer, T-ball, football, and basketball, all at your own pace!

FEB 7 | THU | 6:30–7:30 P.M. | MARICAR C.C.
FEB 23 | SAT | 10:15–11:15 A.M. | OYATE C.C.

Register   $5 PER CHILD

VALENTINE CANVAS PAINTING

MARICAR C.C. | AGES: 2–5

Love is in the air. In this class, your preschoolers will paint on a canvas and create the word “Love.” Your child will love pushing the paintbrush around and mixing the fun colors of pink, red, white, purple, and other fun colors. All supplies provided.

FEB 9 | SAT | 10–11:30 A.M.

Register   $10 PER CHILD

TOT TIME

MIDCO® AQUATIC CENTER | RECREATION POOL AGES: 2–6

Tot Time is designed for toddlers and other little tikes, 6 years and younger, who may not be comfortable with the interactive play features. During Tot Time, the interactive play features will not be operational.

SPRING 2019
JAN 3–MAY 30 | TUE, THU | 5:30–10:30 A.M.

   Active swim pass or pay daily admission rates.


PLAYIN’ IT SAFE AT TOT TIME

MIDCO® AQUATIC CENTER | RECREATION POOL AGES: 2–6

Once a month, we will be adding a little extra to our Tot Time. On the last Thursday of the month, we invite you to join us as we lead organized water games as well as safety topics in and around the water for your little ones.

FEB 28 | THU | 10–10:30 A.M.
MAR 28 | THU | 10–10:30 A.M.
APR 25 | THU | 10–10:30 A.M.

   Active swim pass or pay daily admission rates.


TOT TIME VALENTINE’S DAY PARTY

MIDCO® AQUATIC CENTER | RECREATION POOL | AGES: 2–6

You are “o-FISH-ally” invited to our Valentine’s Day Party. Join us in making a Valentine’s Day craft and enjoy listening to one of our favorite fish tales. All supplies provided. We will conclude our party in the pool! Please wear appropriate clothing for craft time and bring your swimsuits.

FEB 14 | THU | 10–10:45 A.M.

Register   Active swim pass or pay daily admission rates.


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T-BALL

OYATE C.C. | AGES: 4–5

Are you new to T-ball or looking for some practice heading into the season? Come to this introductory class on T-ball, where your little one can learn to play the sport or practice the skills that they already have! We will be practicing throwing, hitting, and fielding. If your little one has a glove, please bring it, but it is not required. Registration required.

MAR 23 | SAT | 10–11 A.M.
APR 4 | THU | 6–7 P.M.
Register   $5 PER CHILD

STRIDER BIKE SERIES

KENNY ANDERSON C.C. | AGES: 2–5

We are pleased to partner with Special Olympics South Dakota for Young Athletes Strider Program. This program gives kids ages 2–5 years old the opportunity to get the feel for riding a bike with the comfort of their feet on the ground. Bikes will be provided. Helmets are required; please bring your own. Registration required.

APR 2 | TUE | 6:15–7:15 P.M.
APR 9 | TUE | 6:15–7:15 P.M.
APR 16 | TUE | 6:15–7:15 P.M.

Register   FREE

STORM DANCE CLINIC

MORNINGSIDE C.C. | AGES: 4–5

This is your chance to learn to dance like the Lightning Girls premier dance team from the Sioux Falls Storm! The Lightning Girls will teach you fun cheerleading and dance moves. Registration required.

APR 2 | TUE | 7–8 P.M.

Register   FREE

TODDLER GYM

KUEHN C.C. | AGES: 2–3

These classes will introduce your child to basic movement skills and encourage them to work on hand-eye coordination and spatial awareness. Parachutes, balls, and riding toys will encourage your little one to engage with other participants of the same age. Registration required.

APR 6 | SAT | 10–11 A.M.
MAY 18 | SAT | 10–11 A.M.

Register   $5 PER CHILD

MOM AND ME MAKE-AND-TAKE

OYATE C.C. | AGES: 2–5

Bring your mom out for finger painting on a canvas pallet. You’ll leave the class with a keepsake to remember your time together. Registration required.

APR 13 | SAT | 10–11 A.M.

Register   $5 PER CHILD

DAD AND ME MAKE-AND-TAKE

OYATE C.C. | AGES: 2–5

Bring your dad out and make a Mother’s Day finger painting, “I LOVE MOM,” on a canvas pallet. When you leave the class, you will have a keepsake that you can give to mom for Mother’s Day, a gift that she will cherish for years to come. Registration required.

APR 27 | SAT | 10–11 A.M.

Register   $5 PER CHILD

TOT TIME – MAY DAY AQUARIUM

MIDCO® AQUATIC CENTER | AGES: 2–6

Join us for Tot Time as we read one of our favorite fish tales and create an aquarium of fish! We’ll finish with a party in the pool! Please wear appropriate clothing for craft time and bring your swimsuits. Participants will need to have an active swim pass or pay daily admission rates. No registration required.

MAY 2 | THU | 10–11 A.M.

FREE



WILD WEDNESDAYS 

Wild Wednesdays

ARROWHEAD PARK | AGES: 2–5

Each date will be based around a different nature theme. Classes will include a story, craft, and a scavenger hunt walk in nature. Parent participation is required. Please meet near the upper parking lot at the historic barn picnic area. Registration required.

MAY 15 | WED | 10–11 A.M.
MAY 22 | WED | 10–11 A.M.
MAY 29 | WED | 10–11 A.M.

Register   $5 PER CHILD