Children's Recreation Programs

For more information contact the Recreation Office at 732-946-2820 ext. 1225 or email recreation@holmdeltownship-nj.com.

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WINTER PROGRAMS 2019

ART CLASSES WITH BARBARA RUSSO

Drawing & Exploring Color (ages 8-14)

Saturdays, January 12 - February 2, 2019 at Senior/Community Center     10:00-11:30 AM

This four week art session, the student will learn about contour drawing and an introduction to color.  Using simple techniques with watercolor and color pencils the student will apply color to each weekly drawing session.  Classes are fun and creative!  Please come prepared with a sketchbook and #2 pencils, all other supplies are provided.

Pre-registration is required -  4  1.5 hour sessions.

$64/residents          $70/non-resident                 Click for Flier: Art Class


FUN TIME KARATE FOR KIDS (ages 6-12)

Saturdays, March 2 - March 30, 2019 at Senior/Community Center        9:00-9:50 AM

Thinking about trying out martial arts?  This is class for you.  Children will learn the basic stance, blocks, moves and kicks.  The emphasis is on learning and fun!  No uniform is required.

Pre-registration is required.

5   50-minute classes

$40 (resident)           $45 (non-resident)


SPRING PROGRAMS 2019

Child and Babysitting Safety

Ages 10-17

Calling all teens! Have you ever been left in charge of your younger siblings? Or maybe you watch the children in your neighborhood? No matter the situation, prepare yourself and learn the essentials of child and babysitting safety. This course will build confidence and peace of mind by showing teens safe and effective methods to care for children. Topics covered include safety and injury prevention, conflict resolution, setting boundaries, age-appropriate play, and basic first aid. Taught in a relaxed and comfortable environment, participants will develop practical skills and strategies that will last a lifetime. Course includes manual.

1 Session: $55.00

Saturday, April 27th 2019: 10:00am – 12:00pm  OR

Saturday, May 18th 2019: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Bell Works Conference Room (next to the library)

Save a Life! CPR AED Certification

Ages 14 and up

Did you know that four out of five cardiac arrests happen at home? If called on to administer CPR in an emergency, the life you save is likely to be that of a child, spouse, parent or friend. Prepare yourself! Learn life-saving CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve choking in adults, children and infants. This hands-on course is taught in a relaxed and comfortable environment by certified instructors and is designed for anyone with limited or no medical training. Upon completion, participants will receive a CPR AED Course Completion Card that is valid for two years.

1 Session: $55.00

Tuesday, March 19th 2019: 7:00pm – 9:30pm

Tuesday, April 16th 2019:  7:00pm – 9:30pm

Tuesday, May 7th 2019: 7:00pm – 9:30pm

Bell Works Conference Room (next to the library)

Soccer Squirts – Parent & Child: Ages 2-3 

Children will learn the fundamentals of soccer through a program of structured activities & fun based games. Designed to stimulate the imagination & develop motor and social skills. The emphasis is on group activity and FUN! All classes held at Ackerson Park.

8 Classes: $160.00 - Holmdel Resident / $180.00 - Non-Resident

Sundays: 04/14/2019 – 06/16/2019: 3:00pm – 4:00pm (*No class on 04/21 & 05/26)

Tuesdays: 04/23/2019 – 06/11/2019: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Tuesdays: 04/23/2019 – 06/11/2019: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Soccer Squirts: Ages 3-5

Children will learn the fundamentals of soccer through a program of structured activities & fun based games. Designed to stimulate the imagination & develop motor and social skills. The emphasis is on group activity and FUN! All classes held at Ackerson Park.

8 Classes: $160.00 - Holmdel Resident / $180.00 - Non-Resident

Sundays: 04/14/2019 – 06/16/2019: 2:00pm – 3:00pm (*No class on 04/21 & 05/26)

Sundays: 04/14/2019 – 06/16/2019: 4:00pm – 5:00pm (*No class on 04/21 & 05/26)

Tuesdays: 04/23/2019 – 06/11/2019: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

Tuesdays: 04/23/2019 – 06/11/2019: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Tuesdays: 04/23/2019 – 06/11/2019: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Soccer – Senior Squirts: Ages 5-7

Children will learn the fundamentals of soccer through a program of structured activities and fun based games. Perfect for players graduating from Soccer Squirts or for children looking for their first ever soccer experience. Each session will focus on developing a particular skill or technique including dribbling, passing, ball control, moves and turns, positioning, and more! All classes held at Ackerson Park.

8 Classes: $160.00 - Holmdel Resident / $180.00 - Non-Resident

Sundays: 04/14/2019 – 06/16/2019: 4:00pm – 5:00pm (*No class on 04/21 & 05/26)

Tuesdays: 04/23/2019 – 06/11/2019: 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Total Sport Squirts: Ages 3-5 

Total Sport Squirts is ideal for the child who wants to try a little bit of everything! Activities include Soccer, Basketball, Hockey, Lacrosse, T-Ball, Flag Football, and Track and Field. All sports are developed through a series of games & activities designed to ensure learning & most importantly, fun, fun, and fun! All classes held at Ackerson Park.

8 Classes: $160.00 - Holmdel Resident / $180.00 - Non-Resident

Sundays: 04/14/2019 – 06/16/2019: 3:00pm – 4:00pm (*No class on 04/21 & 05/26)

Learn the Letters - age 2-5

Learning the alphabet has never been so much fun! Join us for an exciting and educational Letter Learning program at Bell Works! Games and activities are designed to have children saying letter names and sounds; recognizing written letters; writing upper and lower case letters; and reading and writing some words.

Each six-week session will include lesson books along with art and game supplies required for adults and children to work together on the activities. Different activities include shaving cream writing, letter sound BINGO, upper case letter hopscotch, musical chairs letter writing, and many more! All classes taught by Janice of Neighborhood Lit.

Session 1

Thursdays: March 7th, 2019 – April 11th, 2019: 10:00am – 10:45am

6 Classes: $90.00

Bell Works Conference Room (next to the library)

Session 2 (*Please note: Participants must have completed Session 1)

Thursdays: May 2nd, 2019 – June 6th, 2019: 10:00am – 10:45am

6 Classes: $90.00

Bell Works Conference Room (next to the library)