Youth Programs

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Randy Deglin Basketball Clinic

Learn basic drills of the game such as dribbling, passing, shooting, defense, and offense.  Improve skills, have fun, and make new friends! 5 weeks. Instructor: Chris Guisti

Activity #:     220415-5
Ages:            5 - 12
Dates:          October 13 - November 10
Day:             Saturday's
Time:            10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Fee:             $25 Res; $35 Non-Res
Location:      Huntington School Gym

Magic Lessons

Magician Aaron Hughes will be offering a magical experience this fall. Learn how to do your very own magic and card tricks. He will teach you tricks of misdirection, timing and choices of props. This is a great class for the beginner who is interested in learning the skills. 6 weeks. Instructor: Aaron Hughes

Session 1
Activity #:     220211-1
Ages:            8 - 12
Dates:          September 19 - October 24
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:            6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Fee:             $45 Res; $55 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Session 2
Activity #:     220211-2
Ages:            8 - 12
Dates:          November 7 - December 12 *No class on 11/22
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:            6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Fee:             $45 Res; $55 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Beginner Karate

Come learn traditional Karate values such as Focus, Respect, Self- Confidence, Self- Control, and Self defense along with learning to kick, strike, and defensive blocking. 6 weeks. Instructor: Cliff Cochran

Session 1
Activity #:     220411-1
Ages:            8+
Dates:          September 21 - October 26
Day:             Friday's
Time:           4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Session 2
Activity #:     220411-2
Ages:            8+
Dates:          November 9 - December 21
Day:             Friday's
Time:           4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Beginner Fencing

Fencing is a modern and exciting sport which relies on the use of tactics and strategy as well as speed and skill while facing your opponent. This course is designed to teach participants the basics all while meeting new people and having a ton of fun! Equipment will be provided6 weeks. Instructor: Aaron Hughes

Session 1
Activity #:     220242-1
Ages:           10+
Dates:          September 19 - October 24
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:           5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Fee:             $45 Res; $55 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

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Youth Lacrosse

Lacrosse is the fastest game on two feet. Students will learn the basic skills and rules using safe, made for indoors equipment.  This class is intended for beginners.  Open for boys and girls.  Come give the fastest growing sport in America a try! All equipment will be provided. 6 weeks. Instructor: Norwich Youth Lacrosse (NYLA)

Activity #:     220420-1
Ages:           6 - 9
Dates:          November 7 - December 19
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:           6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Fee:             $30 Res; $40 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Activity #:     220420-2
Ages:           10 - 13
Dates:          November 7 - December 19 *No class November 21
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:           7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Fee:             $30 Res; $40 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Beginner Dance

Students will develop rhythm and musicality through focus on fundamental techniques in tap, and flexibility, strength, and grace through ballet. Following exercises and choreography, students will also get to express themselves at the end of class with a creative movement segment. Taught in a nurturing environment with fun, games, and age appropriate music.  6 weeks. Instructor: Dance Express

Session 1
Activity #:     220423-1
Ages:           5 - 7
Dates:          September 18 - October 23
Day:             Tuesday's
Time:            4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
                     Walk-ins welcome: $8 Res; $10 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Session 2
Activity #:     220423-2
Ages:           5 - 7
Dates:          November 6 - December 11
Day:             Tuesday's
Time:            4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
                    Walk-ins welcome: $8 Res; $10 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

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S.T.E.A.M using Lego

Children explore simple machines using LEGO Education early childhood materials. In Steam works, children will work with pre-engineering challenges involving structure, levers, gears, pulleys, and other elements of simple machines. Your child will have the opportunity to work with and bring home evidence-based lab sheets to share with family to continue the learning process outside of the program. 6 weeks. Instructor: E.Y.E.S.

Activity #:     120122-5
Ages:           5 - 7
Dates:          September 17 - October 29
Day:             Monday's
Time:           3:45 PM – 4:45 PM
Fee:             $100 Res; $110 Non-Res
Location:      Huntington School

Activity #:     120122-6
Ages:           8 - 12
Dates:          September 17 - October 29
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:           3:45 PM – 4:45 PM
Fee:             $100 Res; $110 Non-Res
Location:      Huntington School

Children's 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. Instructor: Michelle Vanse-Frawley

Session 1
Activity #:     420821-1
Ages:           8 - 12
Dates:          September 18 - October 23
Day:             Tuesday's
Time:           5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Session 2
Activity #:     420821-2
Ages:           8 - 12
Dates:          November 6 - December 11
Day:             Tuesday's
Time:            5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Fee:             $40 Res; $50 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

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 snack and lunch. Instructor: Angelica Martinez

Activity #:     221019-2
Ages:           11 - 14
Dates:          October 20
Day:             Saturday
Time:            9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Fee:             $45 Res; $55 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Activity #:     221019-8
Ages:           11 - 14
Dates:          November 10
Day:             Saturday
Time:            9:00 AM – 2:30 PM
Fee:             $45 Res; $55 Non-Res
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department

Fall Basketball Clinics

Come learn basketball from experienced coaches. Sunday conditioning clinic is optional but recommended to reach tip top basketball shape!

Micro Division 
Activity #:     220421-A
Ages:           7 - 9
Dates:          September 19 - October 24
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:            6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Fee:             $50 Res; $60 Non-Res
Location:      Kelly Middle School Gym

Jr. Division 
Activity #:     220421-B
Ages:           10 - 12
Dates:          September 19 - October 24
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:            7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Fee:             $50 Res; $60 Non-Res
Location:      Kelly Middle School Gym

Sr. Division
Activity #:     220421-C
Ages:           13 - 15
Dates:          September 19 - October 24
Day:             Wednesday's
Time:            8:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fee:             $50 Res; $60 Non-Res
Location:      Kelly Middle School Gym

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