J•Baby

Birth - 2 Years

Music, Shabbat & More

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NEW! Blooming Babies Playgroup
Birth – 2 years
Bring your baby and join others for a fun playgroup including circle time, music, movement, and free play. Being a new parent can be exciting and stressful! Come share experiences and make new friends. For more information, contact Sarah Gregoire at 203.487.0944 or sgregoire@stamfordjcc.org.

Winter Semester:
Held at Greenwich Reform Synagogue

Tuesdays, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m.
Jan. 7 – Mar. 31 (No class Feb. 11, Feb. 18)
$10 per session

Held at the JCC (KidZone)
Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Jan. 7 – Mar. 31 (No class  Feb. 11, Feb. 18)
$10 per session

Held at JCC Sara Walker Nursery School
Thursdays, 9:15 – 10 a.m.
Jan. 9 – Mar. 26
$10 per session

Spring Semester:
Held at Greenwich Reform Synagogue 
Tuesdays, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m. 
Apr. 21 – Jun. 9 
Member $80 / Community $104 (8 sessions)

Held at the JCC (KidZone) 
Tuesdays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. 
Apr. 14 – Jun. 9 
Member $90 / Community $117 (9 sessions)

Held at JCC Sara Walker Nursery School 
Thursdays, 9:15 – 10 a.m. 
Apr. 23 – May 28 
Member $60 / Community $78 (6 sessions)

 

NEW! Bim Bom at The J
Birth – 2 years
Come welcome Shabbat with David Citrin. Participants will share in a spirited celebration filled with singing, dancing, and lots of fun! There will be challah and grape juice to enjoy.

Winter Semester:
Fridays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Jan. 3 – Apr. 3 (No class Jan. 24, Feb. 14)
Member FREE / Community $10 per visit

Spring Semester:
Fridays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m. 
Apr. 17 – Jun. 12 (No class May 29)
Member FREE / Community $118 (8 sessions)
Registration fee includes the price of 3 challah braiding experiences.

 

NEW! Pajama Havdalah
Birth – 5 years
This is a pajama party to say goodbye to Shabbat and hello to a great new week. Families will participate in the traditional Havdalah candle lighting, munch down on some tasty treats, and have a great time singing and dancing together.

W  Saturdays, 5:45 – 7:15 p.m.
Mar. 21, Apr. 4, Apr. 25, May 16
Member $15 / Community $20 Pricing per session, per family of 4. 
Plus $5/person over and above 4 people.
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Musical Tuesdays with Miss Jordana
Birth – 2 years
Come sing and dance with Jordana Lubliner, music teacher at the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School. Parents and children will love this developmentally appropriate participatory singing and movement program. Offered monthly at the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School.

Tuesdays, 9:15 – 9:45 a.m.
Mar. 17, Apr. 21, May 19
FREE

 

Shabbat with Sandi
Birth – 2 years
Come celebrate Shabbat with Sandi Waldstreicher, Educational Coordinator of the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School. Participants will share in a spirited celebration filled with singing and dancing. There will be challah and grape juice to enjoy. Program is held the first Friday of every month at the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School.Reservations are required. For more information please contact Sandi Waldstreicher at 203.322.6541 or swaldstreicher@stamfordjcc.org. Held at JCC Sara Walker Nursery School.

Fridays, 9:15 – 9:45 a.m.
Mar. 6, Apr. 3, May 1
FREE

 

Sports & Fitness

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NEW! Squats with Tots
Birth – 12 months, all fitness levels
Get a great full-body workout while bonding with your baby! Join trainer Ania for cardio, stretch, and baby massage. Your baby will have fun while you tone, stretch, and develop friendships with other parents and caregivers. Held at The J.

Winter Semester:
Mondays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Jan. 6 – Mar. 30 (No class Jan. 20, Feb. 17)
Member $165 / Community $275 (11 sessions)

Spring Semester:
Mondays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 
Apr. 13 – May 18 
Member $90 / Community $150 (6 sessions)

 

NEW! Parent & Me Multi-Sports
Squirts with US Sports Institute
2 – 3 years
This program allows children to try a variety of sports with a helping hand from a parent or guardian! Ease your child into social situations with support and confidence as you engage in fun sports activities and games together. Held at The J.

Winter Semester:
Session A

Tuesdays, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m.
Jan. 7 – Feb. 11
Member $126 / Community $150 (6 sessions)

Session B
Tuesdays, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m.
Feb. 25 – Mar. 31
Member $126 / Community $150 (6 sessions)

W  Saturdays, 9 – 10 a.m.
Jan. 4 – Feb. 29 (No class Feb. 15)
Member $168 / Community $200 (8 sessions)

Spring Semester:
Tuesdays, 12:30 – 1:15 p.m.
Apr. 21 – Jun. 2
Member $161 / Community $189 (7 sessions)

W  Saturdays, 9 – 10 a.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $161 / Community $189 (7 sessions)

 

NEW! Little Lotus Yoga 
2 – 12 months
Caregivers and babies will enjoy a special bonding time while performing yoga postures in a nurturing and supportive environment. Held at The J.

Spring Semester:
Wednesdays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m. 
Apr. 22 – May 27 
Member $90 / Community $150 (6 sessions)

 

NEW! Prenatal Yoga Cardio/Tone Through Pregnancy Yoga
Much like other types of childbirth-preparation classes, prenatal yoga is a multifaceted approach to exercise that encourages stretching, mental centering and focused breathing. Research suggests that prenatal yoga is safe and can have many benefits for pregnant women and their babies. Prenatal yoga can improve sleep.

Prenatal Yoga with Ania
Winter Semester:
Fridays, 9:45 – 10:30 a.m.
Feb. 7 - Mar. 20 (No class Feb. 14)
Members $60 / Community $132 (6 sessions)

Spring Semester:
Fridays, 9:45 – 10:30 a.m.
Apr. 17 – Jun. 12 (No class May 29)
Members $120 / Community $200 (8 sessions)

Prenatal Yoga with Keren
Winter Semester:
Sundays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Feb. 9 - Mar. 29 (No class Feb. 16, Mar. 1)
Members $60 / Community $132 (6 sessions) 

Spring Semester:
W  Sundays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Apr. 19 – Jun. 14 (No class May 24)
Members $120 / Community $200 (8 sessions)

 

NEW! Cardio/Tone Through Pregnancy Yoga
Promotes muscle tone, strength and endurance. Helps you sleep better. Regular activity also keeps you fit during pregnancy, and may improve your ability to cope with labor. This will make it eaier for you to get back in shape after your baby is born.
Cardio/Tone Through Pregnancy Yoga with Amy

Winter Semester:
Mondays, 10 – 10:45 a.m.
Feb. 10 - Mar. 30 (No class Feb. 17, Mar. 2)
Members $60 / Community $132 (6 sessions)

Spring Semester:
Mondays, 10 – 10:45 a.m.
Apr. 13 – Jun. 8 (No class May 25)
Members $120 / Community $200 (8 sessions)

  

Music Together The internationally-acclaimed music education program.
Birth – 5 years, with parent or caregiver
This wonderful program will nurture your child’s natural enthusiasm for music and movement. To register, please call Music Together of Fairfield County at 203.256.1656.

 

 

Dance & Arts Center

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NEW! Baby Move & Groove
12 – 24 months
Come sing and dance along with us in Baby Move & Groove! This movement and dance class is geared towards young toddlers, and focuses on exploring concepts such as shapes, direction, tempo, size, and energy. We will practice clapping and stomping to the beat, learning to jump, shake, and march, and discover how to tell stories with our bodies! The class involves 30 minutes of music and dance followed by 15 minutes in the KidZone.

Winter Semester:
Mondays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Jan. 6 – Mar. 30 (No class Jan. 20, Feb. 17)
Member $231 / Community $275 (11 sessions)

W  Saturdays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Jan. 4 – Mar. 28 (No class Feb. 15)
Member $252 / Community $300 (12 sessions)

Spring Semester:
Mondays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Apr. 13 – Jun. 15 (No class May 25)
Member $189 / Community $225 (9 sessions)

W  Saturdays, 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $147 / Community $175 (7 sessions)

 

NEW! Ballet for Tots
2 years
In this class children will begin to develop dance technique through ballet, the foundation of
all movement. Class consists of a center floor warm-up incorporating ballet positions, across the floor, and learning and executing basic choreography. Students learn direction changes, balance, footwork and the start of jumping and turning.

Spring Semester:
W  Saturdays, 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $147 / Community $175 (7 sessions)

 

 

Aquatics

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Early Childhood Swim Program
The JCC’s early childhood swim program focuses on water comfort and safety, while teaching basic swimming skills in a safe and supportive environment. In these innovative and fun-filled programs, parents are taught how to work safely in the water with their children.


Parent & Me Swim
6 – 36 months
Enjoy a unique bonding experience with your child. Children learn correct swimming movements while increasing muscle strength and coordination. This class lays the foundation for successful swimming in our early childhood swim program. Water safety topics also will be covered. Swim cap, swim diaper with bathing suit required.

Winter Semester:
6 – 18 months

W  Sundays, 9:30 – 10 a.m.
Jan. 5 – Apr. 5 (No class Feb. 16)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

18 – 36 months
W  Sundays, 10 – 10:30 a.m.
Jan. 5 – Apr. 5 (No class Feb. 16)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

18 – 36 months
W  Sundays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Jan. 5 – Apr. 5 (No class Feb. 16)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

6 – 36 months
Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Jan. 7 – Mar. 31 (No class Feb. 18)
Member $264/ Community $360 (12 sessions)

6 – 18 months
W  Saturdays, 9:30 – 10 a.m.
Jan. 4 – Apr. 4 (No class Feb. 15)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

18 – 36 months
W  Saturdays, 10-10:30 a.m.
Jan. 4 – Apr. 4 (No class Feb. 15)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

Spring Semester:
6 – 18 months
W  Sundays, 9:30 – 10 a.m. 
Apr. 19 – Jun. 7 (No class May 24) 
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

18 – 28 months
W  Sundays, 10 – 10:30 a.m.
Apr. 19 – Jun. 7 (No class May 24) 
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

28 – 42 months
W  Sundays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Apr. 19 – Jun. 7 (No class May 24) 
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

6 – 36 months
Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11 a.m. 
Apr. 14 – Jun. 2
Member $176 / Community $240 (8 sessions)

6 – 18 months
W  Saturdays, 9 – 9:30 a.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

18 – 28 months
W  Saturdays 9:30 – 10 a.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

28 – 42 months
W  Saturdays, 10 – 10:30 a.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

 

Almost Ready
2 – 5 years
This program is developed for children who have started moving more independently in the water under their parents’ guidance. Parents and children learn more about water safety and swimming technique. Children prepare to work directly with an instructor on their own. Swim cap, swim diaper with bathing suit required.

Winter Semester:
W
  
Sundays, 9 – 9:30 a.m.
Jan. 5 – Apr. 5 (No class Feb. 16)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

W  Sundays, 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Jan. 5 – Apr. 5 (No class Feb. 16)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

Tuesdays, 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Jan. 7 – Mar. 31 (No class Feb. 18)
Member $264 / Community $360 (12 sessions)

W  Saturdays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Jan. 4 – Apr. 4 (No class Feb. 15)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

Spring Semester:

W  Sundays, 9 – 9:30 a.m., 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Apr. 19 – Jun. 7 (No class May 24) 
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

Tuesdays, 11 – 11:30 a.m. 
Apr. 14 – Jun. 2
Member $176 / Community $240 (8 sessions)

W  Saturdays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Apr. 18 – Jun. 13 (No class May 23, May 30)
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

 

Ready Now
2 – 5 years
This class focuses on weaning the parent out of the water, and will prepare the child to work independently in a group lesson. Children are taught the final foundational skills that are the building blocks of swimming, and will learn about water safety.
Swim cap, swim diaper with bathing suit required.

Winter Semester:
W
  
Sundays, 11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Jan. 5 – Apr. 5 (No class Feb. 16)
Member $286 / Community $390 (13 sessions)

Spring Semester:
W  Sundays, 11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Apr. 19 – Jun. 7 (No class May 24)
Member $154 / Community $210 (7 sessions)

 

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