J•Baby

Birth - 2 Years

Music, Shabbat & More

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Great Beginnings
Birth – 6 months (with parent or caregiver)
Come connect with other new parents.  We welcome both first time and experienced parents to share stories, ask questions, find support and make new friends! There will be informal discussions on topics such as:

• Adjusting to the “new normal” of being a parent
• Connecting with your baby
• Balancing relationships with your partner and family
• Building your confidence in infant care, sleep and feeding
• Prioritizing relaxation and self care
Facilitated by Kori Meyers, PhD

Tuesdays, 9:30 – 10:15 a.m.
Oct. 5 – Dec. 21
FREE, exclusively for JCC members

 

Babies, Bubbles and Bonding
6 months – 1 year (with parent or caregiver)
This class promises fun for babies and their parents/caregivers.  There will be singing, stories and movement for the babies, and bonding and discussion for parents.
Facilitated by Kori Meyers, PhD

Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:15 a.m.
Oct. 5 – Dec. 21
FREE, exclusively for JCC members

 

Musical Wednesdays with Miss Jordana
Birth – 2 years (with parent or caregiver)
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. Reservations are required. For more information or to register, please contact Anne Liss Johnson at 203.322.6541 or aljohnson@stamfordjcc.org.

Wednesdays, 9:15 – 9:45 a.m.
Oct. 6 – Dec. 22
FREE, exclusively for JCC members 

 

Shabbat with Sandi
Birth – 2 years (with parent or caregiver)
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 or to register, please contact Sandi Waldstreicher at 203.322.6541 or swaldstreicher@stamfordjcc.org.

Fridays, 9:15 – 9:45 a.m.
Oct. 1, Nov. 5, Dec.3
FREE 

 

Blooming Babies Playgroup at Greenwich Reform Synagogue
Birth-2 years (with parent or caregiver)
Join us every week at the JCC Preschool in Cos Cob for a fun and active baby/toddler playgroup! Each session will include circle time, music, movement, and free play. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, contact Sarah Gregoire at 203.489.3084 or sgregoire@stamfordjcc.org.

Tuesdays, 10 – 10:45 a.m.
Sept. 28 – Dec. 21
JCC Member FREE / Community first 2 sessions FREE, after that $10 per session

Wednesdays, 9:15 – 10 a.m.
Oct. 6 – Dec 22 (No class Oct. 13)
JCC Member FREE / Community first 2 sessions FREE, after that $10 per session

To reserve your spot, please email Sarah Gregoire at sgregoire@stamfordjcc.org.

 

 


 

Drop-Off Class

 

 

Terrific Tots at JCC Sara Walker Nursery School
15 – 22 months
Introduce your toddler to his or her first “drop-off” class experience. This three-hour class will feature free play, circle time, art exploration, movement and snack. Parents/caregivers should plan on participating in the first two sessions to aid in separation. Children must be walkers to enroll.

Mondays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sept. 13 – Dec. 20 (No class Oct. 11)
Members $840 / Community $1,050 (14 sessions)

Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sept. 15 – Dec. 22 (No class Sept. 22, 29)
Members $780 / Community $975 (13 sessions)

Fridays,  9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sept. 17 – Dec. 17 (No class Nov. 26)
Members $780 / Community $975 (13 sessions)

 

Friday Twos
2-year-olds
Add one more day a week of fun at school for your two-year-old. Children will have story time, craft projects, playground play and more. Children must be enrolled in the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School 2-year-old program to participate.

Fridays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sept. 17 – Dec. 17 (no class Nov. 26)
$897 exclusively for members

 

Twos Extended Day at the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School
2-year-olds
Children enrolled in the JCC Sara Walker Nursery School Twos program can stay for an additional hour of play.

Mondays, 12 - 1 p.m.
Sept. 20 – Dec. 20 (No class Oct. 11)
$260 exclusively for members (13 sessions)

Tuesdays, 12 – 1 p.m.
Oct. 5 – Dec. 21
$240 exclusively for members (12 sessions)

Wednesdays, 12 – 1 p.m.
Sept. 15 – Dec. 22 (No class Sept. 22, Sept. 29)
$260 exclusively for members (13 sessions)

Thursdays, 12 – 1 p.m.
Sept. 23 – Dec. 23 (No class Nov. 11, Nov. 25)
$240 exclusively for members (12 sessions) 

 

  


 

Sports & Recreation

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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.

Saturdays, 9 – 9:50 a.m.
Sept. 18 – Nov. 6
Member $184 / Community $216 (8 sessions)

Saturdays, 9 – 9:50 a.m.
Nov. 20 – Dec. 18
Member $120 / Community $140 (5 sessions)

 

 


 

Dance

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Mommy & Me Ballet
1 – 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.

Tuesdays, 10 – 10:45 a.m.
Sept. 14 – Dec. 21 (No class Sept. 21, Sept. 28, Nov. 2)
Member $264 / Community $312 (12 sessions)

Saturdays, 9 – 9:45 a.m.
Sept. 11 – Dec. 18 (No class Nov. 27)
Member $308 / Community $364 (14 sessions)

Sundays, 9 – 9:45 a.m.
Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Nov. 28)
Member $308 / Community $364 (14 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.

PLEASE NOTE: All participants are required to take a health screening before entering the JCC. Please arrive 15 minutes early for the health screening. Parent or caregiver is required to wear a face mask that completely covers the nose and mouth at all times, except when in the pool. There will be no access to the locker rooms, so please come already showered and in your bathing suit. Your swim instructor will meet you at the health screening tent and escort you to the pool. 

 

 

Parent & Me Swim
6 months – 3.5 years (with parent or caregiver)
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. Parents required to wear a mask in the water.

 

6 – 18 months
Sundays, 9:30 – 10 a.m.
Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Nov. 28)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

Saturdays, 9 – 9:30 a.m.
Sept. 11 – Dec. 18 (No class Nov. 27)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

18 – 24 months
Sundays, 10 – 10:30 a.m.
Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Nov. 28)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

Saturdays, 9:30 – 10 a.m.
Sept. 11 – Dec. 18 (No class Nov. 27)                      
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

2 – 3.5 years (with parent)
Sundays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Nov. 28)       
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

Saturdays, 10 – 10:30 a.m.
Sept. 11 – Dec. 18 (No class Nov. 27)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions

 

Almost Ready
2 – 5 years (with parent)
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.

 

Sundays, 9 – 9:30 a.m., 11 – 11:30 a.m.
Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Nov. 28)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

Saturdays, 10:30 – 11 a.m.
Sept. 11 – Dec. 18 (No class Nov. 27)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

 

Ready Now    
2 – 5 years (with parent)
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.

 

Sundays, 11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (No class Nov. 28)
Member $308 / Community $420 (14 sessions)

  

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