Our classes for kids little to big include dance, basketball, soccer, gymnastics, art and music, and much more.
Online registration for the fall session is closed. To sign up for the current session, please contact our membership team or stop by the Member Services Desk.
The next eight-week session of classes begins the week of January 2, 2020. Registration opens for YMCA members on December 14, and for community members on December 21.
Kids Modern Dance
Tell a story through movement in this fun and empowering introduction to modern dance! Students will explore emotions and self-expression using a mixture of structured dance and creativity.
Children will learn the fundamentals of ballet through awareness of body movement and creativity. While participating in exercise and dance sequences, participants will learn coordination and develop strength through various levels of movement.
Ballet Level I
This program is a fun and active way for children to learn ballet! Students will learn ballet techniques, build strength, and learn choreography. In the last week, students will put on a performance showcasing what they have learned.
Ballet Level II
5-7, 7-9 years
This class is for students who have taken ballet before and are ready to advance. Students will learn more advanced techniques and continue to develop their skills. In the last week, students will put on a performance showcasing what they have learned.
Level II Ballet session lengths and pricing may vary is invitation only. Not sure if your child is ready for Level II? Please contact Denise Francis if you’re interested.
Music and Art
¡Hola! Hello! You are never too young to learn a new language. Become a bilingual baby with this interactive, sensory-filled English and Spanish class. Through music, movement, bubbles, and MORE, this language introduction class will encourage parent-child bonding and learning.
Ages 7-9, 10-12
Welcome to YMCA Hollywood; where everyone’s a star! Use visual storytelling to explore self-expression, creativity, build self-confidence, and have fun! Students will create their own scripts, act, direct, and produce their own original movies. This class is a great induction to film, directing, acting, video editing, and more!
An introductory class that sparks imaginations toward color investigation, and the fundamentals of 2-D and 3-D design. Starting with an exploration of color and its limitless possibility, we harness the power of design to paint and draw, work with collage, printmaking and sculpture, bringing to life whatever is imaginable! Students must be accompanied by an adult.
From erupting volcanoes to experimenting with matter in different forms, this class invites children to explore the wonders of science! Your child will be able to test his or her own scientific theories and engage in experiments expanding their knowledge and interests. Students will learn about scientific theories, participate in science projects, and record their findings through observational drawings.
Each level of our progressive program is geared to advance gymnasts in safe, consistent and productive progressions. The program teaches safety awareness, body awareness, values education and skills instruction with safety as our #1 concern.
Ready to explore gymnastics and develop your skills in a small group setting? Learn coordination, develop flexibility, and practice jumping, tumbling, balancing, and more! This class gives children the opportunity to build confidence, develop their own strength, and explore gymnastics while making friends and having fun!
Ages 6-8, 7-12
This co-ed class focuses on learning basic gymnastics skills, such as floor routines and developing proper conditioning, as well as increased use of each apparatus.
Advanced Beginner Gymnastics
This co-ed class focuses on basic floor and apparatus skills, increasing strength and endurance and preparation for the more rigorous intermediate program.
This co-ed intermediate gymnastics class builds on skills learned in the previous level and focuses on increasing strength and endurance and involves more complex floor and apparatus skills that include flight movements. Class meets twice per week.
Advanced Intermediate Gymnastics
In this level, participants continue to build on apparatus and floor skills learned in the previous level and begin to practice more complex variations and combination movements. Class meets twice per week.
Gymnastics Club provides a supportive environment for dedicated gymnasts who are eager to progress without the pressures of competition. Class meets twice per week.
Our progressive karate program teaches physical education, self-defense, and meditation. Regular participation in this program develops strength, agility, flexibility and coordination as well as focus and peace of mind. Level is determined by instructor.
There is a $40 fee for the karate uniform, and an optional belting fee for all those who qualify and choose to participate. Additional program gear (only required for advanced classes) which includes a head protector, gloves, mouth guard and shin guards can be purchased for $100 through the YMCA, or elsewhere if desired.
My Grown Up & Me Soccer
Enjoy a special class to introduce your little one to soccer and a love of the game! Enjoy age-appropriate activities in a supportive environment.
Children’s soccer is an instructional class that teaches basic soccer skills, as well as a love for sport. Develop teamwork and participation in a fun, non-competitive environment.
An energetic program that emphasizes teamwork and positivity through exercises designed to familiarize young players to the game of soccer with age appropriate teaching tools and drills.
Baby & Me Yoga
Ages 1-10 months
Y Member: FREE
A great way to bond with your baby! This class is designed to help new moms regain strength and vitality, while incorporating baby in the process. Also, provides opportunity to build relationships with other new parents.
Tot & Me Yoga
Ages 10 months-2 years
Y Member: FREE
Strengthen the bond between you and your child while getting fit at the same time! Parent/Tot yoga is also a great venue to develop lasting friendships with other parents and children.