Preschool Programs

We have numerous sports & fitness activities for children of all ages! For those attending The Kingswood School, some activities are timed to start right after school dismissal. As a convenience to parents granting permission, a designated person from Kingswood UMC can bring their child to Kingswood Church’s afternoon activities, and parents can pick up children at their conclusion. (see note)

Session Schedule Calendar – Preschool

 


Upcoming Activity Registration Opportunities

(The start date for each program is shown.)

Date Event Venue Date Description
 
  • 26Nov

S2 - Art (ages 3-6) Next on November 26: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Room 141
  • November 26, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 3, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 10, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 17, 2018 1:00 pm

Artist Dawne Cueller will introduce your child to the wonders of color and texture, learning his/her primary colors and learning how to mix them to create secondary colors!  They will make a new masterpiece each week, working with paint, beads, clay, pastels, fabric-paint and using re-purposed items to make the latest crafts.  Art can get a bit messy and we will provide smocks; however, please don’t send your child in their Sunday best!  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Mondays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 19

 
  • 27Nov

S2 - Tap/Ballet (ages 3-6) Next on November 27: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • November 27, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 4, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 11, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 18, 2018 1:00 pm

Instructors from Creative Movement & Dance teach a class divided between tap and ballet.  Since ballet is the basis for all dance technique, the combination of both work hand in hand.  The technical training is taught through ballet, which in turn helps teach the proper shifting of weight and patterns in movement for tap.  Since children naturally respond to music and movement, all of the activities are executed to fun music.  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Tuesdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

Dress Code: Tap-Ballet students need a pink leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, and black tap shoes.  Please label all dance attire!  SAVE TIGHTS FOR COLD WEATHER AND THE RECITAL.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 6

November 20

 
  • 28Nov

S2 - Sports FUNdamentals (ages 3-6) Next on November 28: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • November 28, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 5, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 12, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 19, 2018 1:00 pm

Coach Lindy introduces your preschooler to the basics of sports in a fun, noncompetitive way.  Kids will learn the techniques of throwing, catching and dribbling a variety of balls, as well as kicking and aiming.  We will also introduce proper stance and swinging techniques with racquets and bats.  Your preschooler will have a great time learning new skills, then applying them in a variety of games.    This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Wednesdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 21

 
  • 29Nov

S2 - Tennis (ages 3-6) Next on November 29: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Community Life Center Gymnasium
  • November 29, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 6, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 13, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 20, 2018 1:00 pm

Pure Tennis

Our Tennis Tots Program offers your small tennis star a fun introduction to the game in a setting that’s perfect for their learning abilities. With instructors who continually provide that extra effort that is so necessary to teach little ones the fundamentals of the game, here you’ll find a program that will keep your child motivated and interested while truly enjoying an introduction to tennis.

Our Tennis Tots Program use modified equipment to ensure they learn at their level.

We use smaller racquets as well as low compression balls to learn strokes and movements to the motor skills they’ll need to move forward as they grow, we make certain they get the basics in an environment that works for them. Our goal is to continually help build and develop their interest in the sport.

This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 22

 
  • 29Nov

S2 - Movement Matters (ages 3-6) Next on November 29: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • November 29, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 6, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 13, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 20, 2018 1:00 pm

In this class students explore play environments, movement games, parachute activities, music and dance. This class was designed to support physical, tactile, social and language development.  Your child will accomplish gross motor, fine motor and sensory challenges in a fun and energized atmosphere. Each week has a different theme to encourage imagination.

The class is taught by Peggy Coxen who has a background in Recreational Therapy.  She has been working with preschool-aged children for 20+ years.

This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 22

 
  • 30Nov

S2 - Gymnastics (ages 3-6) Next on November 30: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • November 30, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 7, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 14, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 21, 2018 1:00 pm

Back 2 Basic Gymnastic Academy proudly offers a gymnastics program for kiddos from 3- 6 years of age and is creatively designed to promote body awareness and self-esteem through gymnastics exercise. The program aims to increase each student’s individual awareness and coordination. The children will be taught very beginning gymnastics skills on balance beam, floor, vault, and uneven bars. Each class begins with a quick warm up activity performed to music. The incredible staff will guide your child through a true adventure each and every class time utilizing creative setups and themes designed to stimulate learning and brain development. For your little ones safety, we recommend girls wear a leotard (without a skirt).   For boys or girls, shorts and T-shirts are acceptable.  Loose-fitting or “baggy” clothing is a safety hazard and therefore prohibited. Socks or footies are not allowed! Sign your kiddo up today for a flipping good time!  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 23

 
  • 30Nov

S2 - Soccer (ages 3-6) Next on November 30: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Community Life Center Gymnasium
  • November 30, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 7, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 14, 2018 1:00 pm
  • December 21, 2018 1:00 pm

SoccerKidz ‘n’ Kicks Soccer is a fun, high-energy and innovative soccer program. This in-school program introduces kids to soccer using fun games and activities. Besides the physical benefits like coordination and balance, Kidz ‘n’ Kicks also helps develop valuable social traits like self-esteem, respect, empathy, caring and character.  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

November 23

 
  • 14Jan

S3 - Art (ages 3-6) Next on January 14: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Room 141
  • January 14, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 28, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 4, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 11, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 25, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 4, 2019 1:00 pm

Artist Dawne Cueller will introduce your child to the wonders of color and texture, learning his/her primary colors and learning how to mix them to create secondary colors!  They will make a new masterpiece each week, working with paint, beads, clay, pastels, fabric-paint and using re-purposed items to make the latest crafts.  Art can get a bit messy and we will provide smocks; however, please don’t send your child in their Sunday best!  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Mondays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

January 21

February 18

 
  • 15Jan

S3 - Tap/Ballet (ages 3-6) Next on January 15: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • January 15, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 22, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 29, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 5, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 12, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 19, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 26, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 5, 2019 1:00 pm

Instructors from Creative Movement & Dance teach a class divided between tap and ballet.  Since ballet is the basis for all dance technique, the combination of both work hand in hand.  The technical training is taught through ballet, which in turn helps teach the proper shifting of weight and patterns in movement for tap.  Since children naturally respond to music and movement, all of the activities are executed to fun music.  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Tuesdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

Dress Code: Tap-Ballet students need a pink leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, and black tap shoes.  Please label all dance attire!  SAVE TIGHTS FOR COLD WEATHER AND THE RECITAL.

 
  • 16Jan

S3 - Sports FUNdamentals (ages 3-6) Next on January 16: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • January 16, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 23, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 30, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 6, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 13, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 20, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 27, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 6, 2019 1:00 pm

Coach Lindy introduces your preschooler to the basics of sports in a fun, noncompetitive way.  Kids will learn the techniques of throwing, catching and dribbling a variety of balls, as well as kicking and aiming.  We will also introduce proper stance and swinging techniques with racquets and bats.  Your preschooler will have a great time learning new skills, then applying them in a variety of games.    This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Wednesdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

 
  • 17Jan

S3 - Tennis (ages 3-6) Next on January 17: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Community Life Center Gymnasium
  • January 17, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 24, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 31, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 7, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 14, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 21, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 28, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 7, 2019 1:00 pm

Pure Tennis

Our Tennis Tots Program offers your small tennis star a fun introduction to the game in a setting that’s perfect for their learning abilities. With instructors who continually provide that extra effort that is so necessary to teach little ones the fundamentals of the game, here you’ll find a program that will keep your child motivated and interested while truly enjoying an introduction to tennis.

Our Tennis Tots Program use modified equipment to ensure they learn at their level.

We use smaller racquets as well as low compression balls to learn strokes and movements to the motor skills they’ll need to move forward as they grow, we make certain they get the basics in an environment that works for them. Our goal is to continually help build and develop their interest in the sport.

This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

 
  • 17Jan

S3 - Movement Matters (ages 3-6) Next on January 17: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • January 17, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 24, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 31, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 7, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 14, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 21, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 28, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 7, 2019 1:00 pm

In this class students explore play environments, movement games, parachute activities, music and dance. This class was designed to support physical, tactile, social and language development.  Your child will accomplish gross motor, fine motor and sensory challenges in a fun and energized atmosphere. Each week has a different theme to encourage imagination.

The class is taught by Peggy Coxen who has a background in Recreational Therapy.  She has been working with preschool-aged children for 20+ years.

 

This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

 
  • 18Jan

S3 - Gymnastics (ages 3-6) Next on January 18: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • January 18, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 25, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 1, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 8, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 22, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 1, 2019 1:00 pm

Back 2 Basic Gymnastic Academy proudly offers a gymnastics program for kiddos from 3- 6 years of age and is creatively designed to promote body awareness and self-esteem through gymnastics exercise. The program aims to increase each student’s individual awareness and coordination. The children will be taught very beginning gymnastics skills on balance beam, floor, vault, and uneven bars. Each class begins with a quick warm up activity performed to music. The incredible staff will guide your child through a true adventure each and every class time utilizing creative setups and themes designed to stimulate learning and brain development. For your little ones safety, we recommend girls wear a leotard (without a skirt).   For boys or girls, shorts and T-shirts are acceptable.  Loose-fitting or “baggy” clothing is a safety hazard and therefore prohibited. Socks or footies are not allowed! Sign your kiddo up today for a flipping good time!  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

February 15

March 8

 
  • 18Jan

S3 - Soccer (ages 3-6) Next on January 18: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Community Life Center Gymnasium
  • January 18, 2019 1:00 pm
  • January 25, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 1, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 8, 2019 1:00 pm
  • February 22, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 1, 2019 1:00 pm

SoccerKidz ‘n’ Kicks Soccer is a fun, high-energy and innovative soccer program. This in-school program introduces kids to soccer using fun games and activities. Besides the physical benefits like coordination and balance, Kidz ‘n’ Kicks also helps develop valuable social traits like self-esteem, respect, empathy, caring and character.  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

February 15

March 8

 
  • 11Mar

S4 - Art (ages 3-6) Next on March 11: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Room 141
  • March 11, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 18, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 25, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 8, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 15, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 29, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 6, 2019 1:00 pm

Artist Dawne Cueller will introduce your child to the wonders of color and texture, learning his/her primary colors and learning how to mix them to create secondary colors!  They will make a new masterpiece each week, working with paint, beads, clay, pastels, fabric-paint and using re-purposed items to make the latest crafts.  Art can get a bit messy and we will provide smocks; however, please don’t send your child in their Sunday best!  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Mondays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 1

April 22

 
  • 12Mar

S4 - Tap/Ballet (ages 3-6) Next on March 12: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • March 12, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 19, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 26, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 9, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 16, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 23, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 30, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 7, 2019 1:00 pm

Instructors from Creative Movement & Dance teach a class divided between tap and ballet.  Since ballet is the basis for all dance technique, the combination of both work hand in hand.  The technical training is taught through ballet, which in turn helps teach the proper shifting of weight and patterns in movement for tap.  Since children naturally respond to music and movement, all of the activities are executed to fun music.  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Tuesdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

Dress Code: Tap-Ballet students need a pink leotard, pink tights, pink ballet slippers, and black tap shoes.  Please label all dance attire!  SAVE TIGHTS FOR COLD WEATHER AND THE RECITAL.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 2

 
  • 13Mar

S4 - Sports FUNdamentals (ages 3-6) Next on March 13: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • March 13, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 20, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 27, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 10, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 17, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 24, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 1, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 8, 2019 1:00 pm

Coach Lindy introduces your preschooler to the basics of sports in a fun, noncompetitive way.  Kids will learn the techniques of throwing, catching and dribbling a variety of balls, as well as kicking and aiming.  We will also introduce proper stance and swinging techniques with racquets and bats.  Your preschooler will have a great time learning new skills, then applying them in a variety of games.    This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Wednesdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 3

 
  • 14Mar

S4 - Tennis (ages 3-6) Next on March 14: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Community Life Center Gymnasium
  • March 14, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 21, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 28, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 11, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 18, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 25, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 2, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019 1:00 pm

Pure TennisOur Tennis Tots Program offers your small tennis star a fun introduction to the game in a setting that’s perfect for their learning abilities. With instructors who continually provide that extra effort that is so necessary to teach little ones the fundamentals of the game, here you’ll find a program that will keep your child motivated and interested while truly enjoying an introduction to tennis.

Our Tennis Tots Program use modified equipment to ensure they learn at their level.

We use smaller racquets as well as low compression balls to learn strokes and movements to the motor skills they’ll need to move forward as they grow, we make certain they get the basics in an environment that works for them. Our goal is to continually help build and develop their interest in the sport.

This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 4

 
  • 14Mar

S4 - Movement Matters (ages 3-6) Next on March 14: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • March 14, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 21, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 28, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 11, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 18, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 25, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 2, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 9, 2019 1:00 pm

In this class students explore play environments, movement games, parachute activities, music and dance. This class was designed to support physical, tactile, social and language development.  Your child will accomplish gross motor, fine motor and sensory challenges in a fun and energized atmosphere. Each week has a different theme to encourage imagination.

The class is taught by Peggy Coxen who has a background in Recreational Therapy.  She has been working with preschool-aged children for 20+ years.

This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 4

 
  • 15Mar

S4 - Gymnastics (ages 3-6) Next on March 15: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Fellowship Hall
  • March 15, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 22, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 29, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 12, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 26, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 3, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 10, 2019 1:00 pm

Back 2 Basic Gymnastic Academy proudly offers a gymnastics program for kiddos from 3- 6 years of age and is creatively designed to promote body awareness and self-esteem through gymnastics exercise. The program aims to increase each student’s individual awareness and coordination. The children will be taught very beginning gymnastics skills on balance beam, floor, vault, and uneven bars. Each class begins with a quick warm up activity performed to music. The incredible staff will guide your child through a true adventure each and every class time utilizing creative setups and themes designed to stimulate learning and brain development. For your little ones safety, we recommend girls wear a leotard (without a skirt).   For boys or girls, shorts and T-shirts are acceptable.  Loose-fitting or “baggy” clothing is a safety hazard and therefore prohibited. Socks or footies are not allowed! Sign your kiddo up today for a flipping good time!  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 5

April 19

 
  • 15Mar

S4 - Soccer (ages 3-6) Next on March 15: 1:00 pm &endash; 2:00 pm Kingswood Community Life Center Gymnasium
  • March 15, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 22, 2019 1:00 pm
  • March 29, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 12, 2019 1:00 pm
  • April 26, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 3, 2019 1:00 pm
  • May 10, 2019 1:00 pm

SoccerKidz ‘n’ Kicks Soccer is a fun, high-energy and innovative soccer program. This in-school program introduces kids to soccer using fun games and activities. Besides the physical benefits like coordination and balance, Kidz ‘n’ Kicks also helps develop valuable social traits like self-esteem, respect, empathy, caring and character.  This class is for ages 3-6 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Fridays, 1:00 – 2:00.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

April 5

April 19


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Note: The sports & fitness programs are run by Kingswood United Methodist Church and not part of The Kingswood School.

Students practice karate techniques