(Must be recommended/In-person registration)
This class is for the Kindergymnastics student who has mastered key skills and qualified to advance to this level. This class will include a strong focus in advance tumbling such as cartwheels, roundoffs and backbends. Students will also work on the balance beam and learn how to tumble on the beam. Bar work will include pullovers and strength building. A challenging class for the gymnast ready to take on the next level!
This class will focus on building and improving the skills developed in Level 1 while also learning new passing skills such as the bounce pass and the chest pass. Players will also learn how to dribble through cones and play defense. The last class will feature a championship game.
Child Only Playtime is play time at the Geyer Family Branch gym for children 2-4 years of age. There are a number of times listed in our program guide. Members can attend any of those times during the week. Staff will ensure members are following guidelines to ensure the safety of all. A pass can be purchased online or from the Geyer Family Branch Welcome Desk beginning on the first day of registration/session. A drop-in rate is also available for members.
*May come to any or all class times.
Dance and Dip is a perfect match for kids who love to dance, move, jump and spin. Followed by a starfish level swim class.
Tuesdays 12:30pm (90 minutes)
Dash and Splash – A themed gym program designed to enhance physical and gross motor skills. This class will include both structured activities and supervised free play. After gym the children will be escorted to the pool for a Kinderswim Bronze level swim class (see description under aquatics). The class begins in the gym; children need a swim suit and towel in a labeled bag.
Saturdays 11:15am (90 minutes)
We got game! Lots of them! This class will offer old school games with a new twist, as well as, introduce kids to new games to promote teamwork, improve gross motor skills, and most importantly have fun!
Fun Fridays – Includes Art, Gym, and Swim Combo. If your child wants to spend a fun-filled afternoon at the Geyer Family Branch, then this is the class for you. With a different theme each week, the class starts with an art project, followed by with gym time that focuses on gross motor skills and group games. Lastly children will participate in a 30 minute swim lesson.
Fridays 11:00am or 12:45pm (105 minutes)
Let’s put all of those soccer skills to good use! The first half of every class will teach the basics of soccer including dribbling, passing, defending and shooting. During the second half, parents or caregivers can cheer us on during a real soccer game.
Children will really shine in this class which focuses on cooperation, self-confidence, independence and basic gymnastics skills. Each class begins with circle time and features a different piece of gym equipment each week.
Caregiver and child will work with the instructor to gain self-confidence in all of their newly acquired physical skills, helping child to become independent in a safe, fun, and age-appropriate setting. Each class will include stimulating structured activities and free play time to keep your toddler engaged.
Join our instructors for a class full of wonder and discovery. Caregivers and children will explore the world around them through age-appropriate gym activities. Free play and circle time will be incorporated in each class to strike a perfect balance for our youngest participants.
Gym Juniors and Gym Jumpers paired together for extra fun.
Test your Ninja skills! Move through, around, up, down and over objects by running, jumping, climbing, crawling, balancing, rolling, swinging, vaulting, and catching. Each week focus on training for each obstacle, plus general strength, fitness, and conditioning for children. Ninjas will test their skills with a timed course during the last two weeks.
Gym Pass is for the family to enjoy play time together in the Geyer Family Branch gym. There are a number of times listed in our program guide. Members can attend any of those times during the week. Staff will ensure members are following guidelines to ensure the safety of all, however it’s the parent/caregiver’s responsibility to participate with and spot their own children. A pass can be purchased online or from the Geyer Family Branch Welcome Desk beginning on the first day of registration/session. A drop-in rate is also available for members.
*May come to any or all class times.
This class focuses on tumbling and basic dance moves used by gymnasts. Children will practice forward rolls, backward rolls, cartwheels and backbends. This class features a strong emphasis on rhythmic gymnastics with a mix of floor tumbling.
The next steps of gymnastic skill building will be taught in this Level 2 class. Using the fundamentals used in Level 1, budding gymnasts will focus on improving those skills while building core strength and balance. Tumbling such as backward rolls and cartwheels will be taught and used as a foundation to the class. Skills on the balance beam and the bar are enhanced and expanded. A great class to improve and maintain skills.
Try them all! The fast-paced sports sample includes soccer, golf, basketball, track and field, tennis and sports fitness. Each sport will be practiced for two weeks. Parents are invited to the last class for a display of new skills.
Kindersports and Splash – All the fun of Kindersports paired up with a Splash Kinderswim Bronze level swim class (see description in Aquatics).
Wednesdays 4:00pm (90 minutes)
The perfect introduction to the world of sports for our youngest athletes! Get your child ready for our expansive kinder sports program by sampling a little of everything we have to offer in the large gym. Participants will improve their skills in sports including soccer, basketball, tennis, t-ball, track and field and more.
My Buddy and Me – Love our gym programs and swim programs? Why not take a class where you can experience both in one day? My Buddy and Me is a structured gym class followed as a swim lesson and highlights different skills each week.
*A parent or caregiver is required to be in the water with the child for this class.
Wednesdays 6:00pm, Saturdays 8:45am or 9:45am (75 minutes)
Road Runners – A themed gym program designed to enhance physical and gross motor skills. This class will include both structured activities and supervised free play. After Gym the children will be escorted to the pool for a Starfish level swim class (see description under aquatics). The class begins in the gym; children need a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.
Saturdays 10:45am (75 minutes)
This class focuses on the beginning tumbling skills used in gymnastics such as forward rolls and fundamental jumps. Walking on the balance beam, keeping a steady balance and hanging from the bar will also be taught. Activities each week will improve flexibility, strength, coordination and balance. A great beginner class for the little gymnast in your life.
Sensational Saturdays – If your child wants to spend a fun-filled afternoon at the Geyer Family Branch, then this is the class for you. With a different theme each week, the class starts with an art project, followed by gym time that focuses on gross motor skills and group games. Participants will then head to the pool for a Kinderswim Bronze level swim class (see description under Aquatics). Children need to pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.
Saturdays 1:30pm (120 minutes)
Learn the skills for a fun and fast hockey game – pass, shoot, and score! In this fast and exciting class, participants will be introduced to basic skills through games and activities. Participants will take the “ice” for the Geyer Cup Final in the last class of the session.
Here is your chance to transition your child into their first sports coached class! Parents will join the action for the first three classes and then be encouraged to drop off. Enjoy the best of both worlds: seeing your child develop their sporting skills, while they gain independence in the gym.
Basketball, Soccer and T-Ball.
Bounce, bounce and bounce more! Dribbling, passing, and teamwork will be introduced with fun games to develop basic basketball skills. Children will also learn how to dribble with both hands and the fundamentals of shooting.
Dribble, pass, shoot and score! Join our coaches for this unique introduction to the world’s most popular sport. Participants will learn basic soccer skills through fun drills and teamwork. In the last week of the session, participants will take the field for the World Cup Final.
This fun class introduces the basics of tennis using great games and activities while building self esteem. Tennis develops hand-eye coordination skills which will help your child succeed on and off the court. Tennis rackets are provided.