Youth Fitness

Youth Fitness
  1. For the Active Toddler
  2. For the Dancer
  3. For the Athlete


Toddler Times_guide

Melody Makers: Exploring Music & Movement

Through our interactive group music classes, your child will explore rhythm, melody, and movement, all while fostering creativity, self-expression and social interaction. Register and witness the growth and joy that music can bring to your family's life! 

Instructor: board-certified music therapist, Jessica Zieche with Charleston Music Therapy, LLC

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
James Island Recreation ComplexJanuary 8-29
March 4-25
April 14-May 6
Mondays at 9am2-4$80/participant572202

Doodlebugs Movement

Doodlebugs is a fun movement class for toddlers teaching motor skills, spatial awareness, following directions, and introducing sport skills all while playing and interacting with other children in a positive environment. Skills such as color recognition, counting, patterns and more will be naturally embedded in the activities and games promoting cognitive learning and physical learning. 

Instructor: Debbie Wilklow

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
James Island Recreation ComplexJanuary 9-February 13Tuesdays at 4pm3-5$60/session572044
James Island Recreation ComplexJanuary 11-February 15Thursdays at 10:15am3-5$60/session572044

Soccer Shots

The innovative curriculum of Soccer Shots extends beyond physical activity to incorporate values like respect, teamwork, sharing and cooperation. 

Instructor: Soccer Shots Charleston

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Hazel Parker PlaygroundJanuary 24-March 27Wednesdays 
4pm-4:30pm
2$150/participant480194
Hazel Parker PlaygorundFebruary 1-April 5Wednesdays 4pm-4:45pm3-8$150/participant480194

Happy Feet Futsol Soccer

Professionals with Happy Feet Soccer use stories, songs, games, and adventures to teach real soccer skills in a fun, age-appropriate way that keeps your little one learning, smiling, laughing and gaining confidence. 

Instructor: Happy Feet Soccer

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Daniel Island Recreation Center/Governors ParkJanuary 16-February 20
March 5-April 16
Wednesdays 
4:30pm
5:00pm
5:45pm

2
3-4
5-8
$149/resident
$169/non-resident
573320

Dance Stars

Your Star will learn the fundamentals of ballet, jazz, and hip-hop while developing grace, coordination, balance and poise. By inspiring a passion for dance, our imaginative and engaging classes will create twirling, self-expressive machines! Recital on the last day of class with a free tutu. 

Instructor: Stretch-N-Grow Charleston

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Daniel Island Recreation CenterJanuary 10-March 6
March 13-May 15
Wednesdays at 4:30pm3-5$180/resident
$200/non-resident
573101

All-Star Gymnastics

Your Star will learn basic gymnastics skills such as tumbling, beam, and springboard through progressions designed to build strength, flexibility, balance, coordination and endurance.

Instructor: Stretch-N-Grow Charleston

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Daniel Island Recreation CenterJanuary 8-March 4
March 11-May 13
Mondays at 5:15pm3-6$180/resident
$200/non-resident
573100
Daniel Island Recreation CenterJanuary 10-March 6
March 13-May 15
Wednesdays at 3:45pm3-6$180/resident
$200/non-resident
573100

All-Star Cheer & Tumbling

Your Star will learn motions, stunts, cheers, chants, dances, and spirit! They will also learn basic tumbling skills designed to build strength, flexibility, balance, and endurance. We will host a pep rally on the last day in May for families! Pom-poms are included. 

Instructor: Stretch-N-Grow Charleston

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Daniel Island Recreation CenterJanuary 8-March 4
March 11-May 13
Mondays at 3:45pm OR 4:30pm3-8$180/resident
$200/non-resident
573103


Melody & Rhythms

This class will incorporate basic movements to foster gross motor skills development and help children to build a good melodic foundation. 

Instructor: Dave Lee

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Bees Landing Recreation CenterJanuary 22-March 4
March 18-April 22
Mondays at 9:15am1-3$60/participant571110


Pre-Ballet Classes

Participants will build coordination, independence, and basic technique through creative movement.

Instructor: Angie Cirnigliaro of ABC Dance

LocationDateDays & TimeAgeCostActivity #
Bees Landing Recreation CenterJanuary 10-February 14
February 28-April 10
April 24-May 29
Wednesdays at 9am3-5$75/6-week session571206
James Island Recreation ComplexJanuary 10-February 14
February 28-April 10
April 24-May 29
Wednesdays at 11am3-5$75/6-week session572925