S1 – Soccer (ages 3-6)

S1 – Soccer (ages 3-6)

Event Phone: 770-457-1317


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:

October 5

S1 – Gymnastics (ages 3-6)

Event Phone: 770-457-1317


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:

October 5

S1 – Art (ages 3-6)

Event Phone: 770-457-1317


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:

October 8

S1 – Gymnastics (ages 5-12)

Event Phone: (770) 457-1317


Gymnastics

Get energized with this 55-minute class! Start with a 10-15 minute warm-up then learn basic gymnastics skills on the different events. At Back 2 Basics Gymnastics Academy, we help children become ready for new challenges to improve their strength, coordination, spacial awareness, speed, and power. Not only does physical abilities improve, every child improves confidence, self esteem, and interpersonal skills. Every child gets a chance to work on bars, beam, vault, floor, bars as well as the trampoline. Our friendly, well-trained instructors will help build your child’s confidence by leaps and bounds! For your child’s 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 5-12 (by August 1, 2018).  The class meets Mondays, 5:30-6:30 pm.

NO CLASS ON THE FOLLOWING DATES:

  • October 8

S1 – Tap/Ballet (ages 3-6)

Event Phone: 770-457-1317


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.

GriefShare


GriefShare, a special 14-week seminar and support group designed to help you rebuild your life after losing a loved one, will be held Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 pm, September 11 – December 18.  It is led by Dondra Davis and Sue Jones,  two caring people who have experienced grief and want to help you through the difficult days ahead.  We know it hurts, and we want to help.  Please share this information with anyone you think may benefit from this group.  For more information, please contact Dondra Davis.

S1 – Sports FUNdamentals (ages 3-6)

Event Phone: 770-457-1317


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.

Trunk or Treat at Kingswood UMC!


Join us in the lower parking lot for a fun Trunk or Treat event. Families may decorate the back of their cars for Halloween, load up on candy to hand out, and enjoy fellowship in the parking lot as kids “trick or treat” from car trunk to car trunk. The children will come dressed in Halloween costumes, and should bring bags for collecting treats. Decorating cars is not required, but it is encouraged! The more cars we have, the more fun for everyone there! We will have games, costume contests for adults, and a car decorating contest. We will serve a simple dinner in the gym before the event from 5:30-6:15 pm. For more information, please contact Jessica Spencer at ​JSpencer@kingswoodumc.org​ or 919-633-9756. We cannot wait to see everyone for our annual ​Trunk or Treat event!!

Trunk or Treat


Join us in the lower parking lot for a fun Trunk or Treat event on October 24. Families may decorate the back of their cars for Halloween, load up on candy to hand out, and enjoy fellowship in the parking lot as kids “trick or treat” from car trunk to car trunk. The children will come dressed in Halloween costumes, and should bring bags for collecting treats. Decorating cars is not required, but it is encouraged! The more cars we have, the more fun for everyone there! We will have games, costume contests for adults, and a car decorating contest. We will serve a simple dinner in the gym before the event from 5:30-6:15 pm. For more information, please contact Jessica Spencer at JSpencer@kingswoodumc.org or (770) 457-1317.