Registration for the Spring session begins Tuesday, Feb. 19 for Fairfield residents. Thursday, Feb. 21 for non-residents.
Registrations are accepted at the Parks and Recreation Department Office in the Community Arts Center at 411 Wessel Drive, or by calling 867-5348. Download the registration form here.
Classes for ages 2 - 6**
Time 2 Learn
AGES 2 - 3 | INSTRUCTOR: Marcy Martin
Kids are introduced to basic skills, concepts (shapes, numbers and colors) and socialization skills in a fun engaging way. An adult must stay with the child.
|Winter A||1/9 - 2/13||10 - 11 AM||$35/$40||Community Arts Center|
|Winter B||2/27 - 3/27||10 - 11 AM||$35/$40||Community Arts Center|
|Spring||4/10 - 5/15||10 - 11 AM||$40/$45||Community Arts Center|
Kids in the Kitchen
Ages 3 - 6 | Instructor: Aimee Ehlen
Easy recipes, simple measurement and kitchen safety are introduced in the class. All food allergies must be listed at registration. Note that this class may use food containing nuts.
|Winter A||1/28 - 2/11||10 - 11:30 AM||$40/$45||Community Arts Center|
FAIRFIELD STARZ BEGINNING DANCE AND ACRO PROGRAM
The Fairfield Starz Dance and Acro Program is taught by Jean Meyers and runs from September - December, with the Recital on Saturday, December 15th in the Community Arts Center Theater. There will be an Open House on 9/5 from 6-7 pm. No class on 10/8, 10/17, 11/19 or 11/21.
AGES 2 1/2 - 5 | INSTRUCTOR: Jean Meyers
Students who are just entering the world of ballet will learn the basics of dance and movement spending time at the ballet barre and progressing out into floor work. Ballet shoes are required.
|Mon, 1/7 - 4/29||10:30 - 11:15 AM||$120/$135||CAC Dance Studio|
|Mon, 1/7 - 4/29||11:45 AM - 12:30 PM||$120/$135||CAC Dance Studio|
Pee Wee Beginner Acrobatics (ACRO)
AGES 2.5 - 5 | INSTRUCTOR: Jean Meyers
This class is a mini version of the acro program and is created and designed especially for preschoolers. Basic tumbling skills will include: backbends, cartwheels, hand/headstands, rolls and other acrobatic skills. Acro classes will not perform in the fall recital.
|Mon, 1/7 - 4/29||11:15 - 11:45 AM||$75/$80||CAC Dance Studio|
Beginner Acrobatics (ACRO)
AGES 5 - 14 | INSTRUCTOR: Jean Meyers
This program is centered on fundamental acrobatic technique. Basic tumbling skills will include: backbends, cartwheels, hand/headstands, rolls and other acrobatic skills. Acro classes will not perform in the fall recital.
|Mon, 1/7 - 4/29||4:15 - 5 PM||$120/$135||CAC Dance Studio|
AGES 4 - 6 | INSTRUCTOR: Jean Meyers
This class will work on the basics of ballet, traditional dance, tap and jazz. Ballet and Tap shoes are required.
|Mon, 1/7 - 4/29||1 - 1:45 PM||$120/$135||CAC Dance Studio|
|Mon, 1/7 - 4/29||5 - 5:45 PM||$120/$135||CAC Dance Studio|
Junior Hip Hop Class
AGES 5 - 8 | INSTRUCTOR: Jean Meyers
Hip-Hop dance is high energy and encompasses many of the classical dance styles, but is presented in a street or non-traditional format. Students will learn rhythm, control, posture and coordination through age-appropriate hip hop choreography with no suggestive music/movements. The Sept - Dec Hip Hop class will perform at Farm-R-Treat on 10/17 and Light Up Fairfield on 12/1 instead of the fall recital.
|Wed, 1/9 - 5/1||5 - 5:45 PM||$120/$135||CAC Dance Studio|
Babes on Broadway
AGES 4 - 6 | INSTRUCTOR: April Osborne
Students are introduced to the joy of acting through story-telling, role-playing, improvisation and other dramatic-play activities. Beginning actors strengthen and develop their self-confidence, problem-solving skills and individual imaginations while learning the building blocks of good theatre – projection, communication, body movement, and characterization.
|Wed, 1/23 - 2/27||10 - 11 AM||$40/$45||CAC Theatre|
*Fairfield resident/Non-resident Fee, resident is anyone who lives, or works, in the City of Fairfield.
**Please note that child must be potty-trained unless listed as adult/child class.