Youth Enrichment Programs

Safe Sitter Babysitting Course

Learn the necessary skills to care for children of all ages. A certified instructor will teach you how to handle the messy situations of feeding and diapering, managing scrapes and minor bruises to life threatening situations. This is a fun, hand’s on course! Complete the course and become a trained Safe Sitter.  Handbook is included. Bring a snack and lunch.

Activity #:    Session 1: 321020-1 // Session 2: 321020-2 // Session 3: 321020-3
Ages:           11-14
Dates:          Session 1: Dec 14 // Session 2: Jan 11 // Session 3: Apr 4
Day:             Saturday
Time:            10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Fee:             $60 Res; $70 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

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Safe @ Home by Safe Sitter

Safe@Home by Safe Sitter is a program designed for students in grades 4-6 to prepare them to be safe when they are home alone. This course teaches young kids how to practice safe habits, how to prevent unsafe situations, and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies. Handbook is included.

Activity #:    Session 1: 321019-1 // Session 2: 321019-2 // Session 3: 321019-3
Ages:           8 - 10
Dates:          Session 1: Dec 14 // Session 2: Jan 11 // Session 3: Apr 4
Day:             Saturday
Time:            8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Fee:             $30 Res / $40 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

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Intro to Voice - Sing Like Disney Royalty

Learn to sing just like your favorite Disney Prince or Princess! Each week we will focus on a Disney prince or princess and the lessons we can learn from our favorite childhood characters. We will learn to sing our favorite song focusing on memorization, posture, rhythm, and breathing techniques. 6 weeks.

Activity #:     320320-1
Ages:            6 - 10
Dates:          Jan 13 - Mar 2 (No class 1/20 or 2/17)
Day:             Monday
Time:            4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Intro to Voice - The VOICE!

Do you already love to sing and want to learn more? Come join us for the Norwich Recreation Department’s take on The Voice!  Each week we will focus on different genres music and songs. We will be learning and focusing on posture, rhythm, tone, and breathing techniques. 6 weeks.

Activity #:     320320-1A
Ages:            11 & up
Dates:          Mar 9 - Apr 13
Day:             Monday
Time:            4:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Parent Night Out

Enjoy a night on the town without the hassle of hiring a babysitter! Norwich Recreation is excited to offer a chance for parents to get a much deserved night out while the kids enjoy a night with our fantastic staff. The night will include games, crafts, food, movies, and tons of fun!

Activity #:     321202-A
Ages:           11- 14
Time:            6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Dates:          9/28
Day:             Saturday
Fee:             $5 Res / $10 Non-Res
Location:     Norwich Recreation Department

Teen Game Night

Everyone knows that kids and video games go hand in hand now a days. Norwich Recreation is now offering a chance for those teens to do what they love while also socializing with peers. Video game tournaments on our huge projection TV, fun with friends, prizes for winners, and pizza! What more could a teen ask for?

Activity #:     330120-A
Ages:           13 & up
Dates:          11/01
Day:             Friday
Time:            6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Fee:             $5 Res / $10 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

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Youth Yoga

Improve strength, flexibility, and coordination.  Enhance focus and reduce stress through breathing and mindfulness exercises.  Build confidence and awareness as we move through fun yoga poses designed for all levels of ability! 6 weeks.

Activity #:     Session 1: 320820-1    // Session 2: 320820-2
Ages:           8 - 12
Dates:          Session 1: Jan 14 - Feb 18 // Session 2: Mar 3 - Apr 7
Day:             Tuesday
Time:            5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department