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Wednesday January 16, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Thursday January 17, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Friday January 18, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Saturday January 19, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Advanced
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Beginners
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Zumbini - Zumbini- Winter 2019
Zumbini is a 45 minute movement and music class for ages 0-4 years. It is designed to promote cognitive, social, gross/fine motor skills, and emotional development using music, singing, dance, and instruments/props.   Each session will focus on a different character. At the beginning of each session, the family will receive a Zumbini bundle which includes a plush character doll for that session, a book with song lyrics and stories about the character, as well as a CD and mobile/tablet app. access to all music of the pertaining session.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Sunday January 20, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Pool Party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Monday January 21, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba - Beginners - Mondays
Energy for the holidays. This 4 week introductory beginners Zumba session is a great way to learn moves to this high-energy, workout dance.  No experience is necessary as  your shown step-by-step instructions. Exercise with an international flair moving to a variety of top hits and Latin music. Partners not required. sneakers required. Join the class, learn some moves and tone your body.
 
Tuesday January 22, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Wednesday January 23, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM    Cupcake Creations - Winter Cupcakes
After school decorate sweet and delicious cupcakes.  In this workshop children will learn that it’s easy to decorate, learn how to use a pastry bag, frost smooth, use different piping tips and basic decorating techniques.   Each class has a different theme. At the end of the class participants will take home 4 different cupcakes they’ve created to share with their family.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Thursday January 24, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Friday January 25, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Saturday January 26, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Advanced
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Saturday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Beginners
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Zumbini - Zumbini- Winter 2019
Zumbini is a 45 minute movement and music class for ages 0-4 years. It is designed to promote cognitive, social, gross/fine motor skills, and emotional development using music, singing, dance, and instruments/props.   Each session will focus on a different character. At the beginning of each session, the family will receive a Zumbini bundle which includes a plush character doll for that session, a book with song lyrics and stories about the character, as well as a CD and mobile/tablet app. access to all music of the pertaining session.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Birthday
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Indoor Field Hockey - Indoor Field Hockey Grades 1-6
This clinic is designed for both our veteran players who are looking for some winter play and any new players who want to see how much fun field hockey can be. This program will involve games, scrimmages and opportunities to play in local indoor tournaments. We will teach both fundamentals including basic rules, proper grip and posture, ball and stick control, and passing and receiving for new players, and more advanced skills for the returning players via fun games. Players will be separated by age and skill appropriate peers with consideration for friends. Having fun is our goal!!! Players are asked to provide their own shin guards, and sneakers. Cage goggles are not required for indoor. Sticks will be provided.Participants will be given the opportunity to attend at least one tournament for an additional charge. Smith College tournament at Smith College on March 9   Scrimmages may also be set up with other local teams. 
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Indoor Field Hockey - Indoor Field Hockey Grades 7-12
This clinic is designed for both our veteran players who are looking for some winter play and any new players who want to see how much fun field hockey can be. This program will involve games, scrimmages and opportunities to play in local indoor tournaments. We will teach both fundamentals including basic rules, proper grip and posture, ball and stick control, and passing and receiving for new players, and more advanced skills for the returning players via fun games. Players will be separated by age and skill appropriate peers with consideration for friends. Having fun is our goal!!! Players are asked to provide their own shin guards, and sneakers. Cage goggles are not required for indoor. Sticks will be provided.Participants will be given the opportunity to attend at least one tournament for an additional charge. Smith College tournament at Smith College on March 9   Scrimmages may also be set up with other local teams. 
 
Sunday January 27, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Carter’s 6th Birthday Party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Monday January 28, 2019
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Baton Twirlers - Baton Twirlers, Competitive Team - Mondays - Spring 2019
Tiny Tots Intro - This introduction to baton twirling is a great way for your little one to learn basic twirling skills, play games and have fun.Intro to Twirling - This introduction to baton twirling teaches basic twirling skills, develops eye hand coordination, learns tricks and learns to march with an opportunity to march in parades.   Competitive Team - This class is for advanced twirlers to continue to learn tricks and strengthen their skills. At this level of twirling, there is the opportunity to perform and compete.   A Baton is needed and can be purchased from the instructor for a fee of $25.00If school is cancelled, Baton will be cancelled that day as well. 
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba - Beginners - Mondays
Energy for the holidays. This 4 week introductory beginners Zumba session is a great way to learn moves to this high-energy, workout dance.  No experience is necessary as  your shown step-by-step instructions. Exercise with an international flair moving to a variety of top hits and Latin music. Partners not required. sneakers required. Join the class, learn some moves and tone your body.
 
Tuesday January 29, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Wednesday January 30, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Wednesday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Thursday January 31, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - January
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Friday February 1, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball - Adults - Pickleball - Friday Evenings - Spring 2019
Pickle ball is a paddle sport played on a badminton-sized court and can be described as a cross between tennis and ping-pong. It can be played as doubles or singles. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.  We will play on an indoor court. Sneakers are required. We will provide pickle ball paddles to beginners, returning participants are asked to provide their own paddle. 
 
Saturday February 2, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Advanced
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Saturday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Beginners
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Zumbini - Zumbini- Winter 2019
Zumbini is a 45 minute movement and music class for ages 0-4 years. It is designed to promote cognitive, social, gross/fine motor skills, and emotional development using music, singing, dance, and instruments/props.   Each session will focus on a different character. At the beginning of each session, the family will receive a Zumbini bundle which includes a plush character doll for that session, a book with song lyrics and stories about the character, as well as a CD and mobile/tablet app. access to all music of the pertaining session.
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Birthday Party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Indoor Field Hockey - Indoor Field Hockey Grades 1-6
This clinic is designed for both our veteran players who are looking for some winter play and any new players who want to see how much fun field hockey can be. This program will involve games, scrimmages and opportunities to play in local indoor tournaments. We will teach both fundamentals including basic rules, proper grip and posture, ball and stick control, and passing and receiving for new players, and more advanced skills for the returning players via fun games. Players will be separated by age and skill appropriate peers with consideration for friends. Having fun is our goal!!! Players are asked to provide their own shin guards, and sneakers. Cage goggles are not required for indoor. Sticks will be provided.Participants will be given the opportunity to attend at least one tournament for an additional charge. Smith College tournament at Smith College on March 9   Scrimmages may also be set up with other local teams. 
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Indoor Field Hockey - Indoor Field Hockey Grades 7-12
This clinic is designed for both our veteran players who are looking for some winter play and any new players who want to see how much fun field hockey can be. This program will involve games, scrimmages and opportunities to play in local indoor tournaments. We will teach both fundamentals including basic rules, proper grip and posture, ball and stick control, and passing and receiving for new players, and more advanced skills for the returning players via fun games. Players will be separated by age and skill appropriate peers with consideration for friends. Having fun is our goal!!! Players are asked to provide their own shin guards, and sneakers. Cage goggles are not required for indoor. Sticks will be provided.Participants will be given the opportunity to attend at least one tournament for an additional charge. Smith College tournament at Smith College on March 9   Scrimmages may also be set up with other local teams. 
 
Sunday February 3, 2019
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM    Birthday Party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Monday February 4, 2019
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Baton Twirlers - Baton Twirlers, Competitive Team - Mondays - Spring 2019
Tiny Tots Intro - This introduction to baton twirling is a great way for your little one to learn basic twirling skills, play games and have fun.Intro to Twirling - This introduction to baton twirling teaches basic twirling skills, develops eye hand coordination, learns tricks and learns to march with an opportunity to march in parades.   Competitive Team - This class is for advanced twirlers to continue to learn tricks and strengthen their skills. At this level of twirling, there is the opportunity to perform and compete.   A Baton is needed and can be purchased from the instructor for a fee of $25.00If school is cancelled, Baton will be cancelled that day as well. 
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Tuesday February 5, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Wednesday February 6, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Wednesday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Thursday February 7, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Friday February 8, 2019
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM    Cupcake Creations - Valentines Cupcakes
After school decorate sweet and delicious cupcakes.  In this workshop children will learn that it’s easy to decorate, learn how to use a pastry bag, frost smooth, use different piping tips and basic decorating techniques.   Each class has a different theme. At the end of the class participants will take home 4 different cupcakes they’ve created to share with their family.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball - Adults - Pickleball - Friday Evenings - Spring 2019
Pickle ball is a paddle sport played on a badminton-sized court and can be described as a cross between tennis and ping-pong. It can be played as doubles or singles. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.  We will play on an indoor court. Sneakers are required. We will provide pickle ball paddles to beginners, returning participants are asked to provide their own paddle. 
 
Saturday February 9, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Saturday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Zumbini - Zumbini- Winter 2019
Zumbini is a 45 minute movement and music class for ages 0-4 years. It is designed to promote cognitive, social, gross/fine motor skills, and emotional development using music, singing, dance, and instruments/props.   Each session will focus on a different character. At the beginning of each session, the family will receive a Zumbini bundle which includes a plush character doll for that session, a book with song lyrics and stories about the character, as well as a CD and mobile/tablet app. access to all music of the pertaining session.
 
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Birthday Party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Indoor Field Hockey - Indoor Field Hockey Grades 1-6
This clinic is designed for both our veteran players who are looking for some winter play and any new players who want to see how much fun field hockey can be. This program will involve games, scrimmages and opportunities to play in local indoor tournaments. We will teach both fundamentals including basic rules, proper grip and posture, ball and stick control, and passing and receiving for new players, and more advanced skills for the returning players via fun games. Players will be separated by age and skill appropriate peers with consideration for friends. Having fun is our goal!!! Players are asked to provide their own shin guards, and sneakers. Cage goggles are not required for indoor. Sticks will be provided.Participants will be given the opportunity to attend at least one tournament for an additional charge. Smith College tournament at Smith College on March 9   Scrimmages may also be set up with other local teams. 
 
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM    Indoor Field Hockey - Indoor Field Hockey Grades 7-12
This clinic is designed for both our veteran players who are looking for some winter play and any new players who want to see how much fun field hockey can be. This program will involve games, scrimmages and opportunities to play in local indoor tournaments. We will teach both fundamentals including basic rules, proper grip and posture, ball and stick control, and passing and receiving for new players, and more advanced skills for the returning players via fun games. Players will be separated by age and skill appropriate peers with consideration for friends. Having fun is our goal!!! Players are asked to provide their own shin guards, and sneakers. Cage goggles are not required for indoor. Sticks will be provided.Participants will be given the opportunity to attend at least one tournament for an additional charge. Smith College tournament at Smith College on March 9   Scrimmages may also be set up with other local teams. 
 
Sunday February 10, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Birthday party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Monday February 11, 2019
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Baton Twirlers - Baton Twirlers, Competitive Team - Mondays - Spring 2019
Tiny Tots Intro - This introduction to baton twirling is a great way for your little one to learn basic twirling skills, play games and have fun.Intro to Twirling - This introduction to baton twirling teaches basic twirling skills, develops eye hand coordination, learns tricks and learns to march with an opportunity to march in parades.   Competitive Team - This class is for advanced twirlers to continue to learn tricks and strengthen their skills. At this level of twirling, there is the opportunity to perform and compete.   A Baton is needed and can be purchased from the instructor for a fee of $25.00If school is cancelled, Baton will be cancelled that day as well. 
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Zumba - Zumba - Beginners - Mondays
Energy for the holidays. This 4 week introductory beginners Zumba session is a great way to learn moves to this high-energy, workout dance.  No experience is necessary as  your shown step-by-step instructions. Exercise with an international flair moving to a variety of top hits and Latin music. Partners not required. sneakers required. Join the class, learn some moves and tone your body.
 
Tuesday February 12, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Wednesday February 13, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Wednesday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM    Safe@Home - Safe@Home
Safe@Home by Safe Sitter® is a program designed for students age 10-13 to prepare them to be safe when they are home alone. The program is designed to prepare students to care for themselves when parents are away for short periods of time. Safe@Home is a program that teaches students 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. Students will also review a basic first aid, injuries and illnesses.Safe@Home is ideal for students that have expressed interest in assuming the responsibility of staying home alone. This program will be held after school at Chestnut Hill Community School in room 207. Participants are required to have a note from home to stay after school and asked to bring a snack.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
Thursday February 14, 2019
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Jujitsu Kids - Jujitsu, Kids - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Jujitsu Adults - Jujitsu, Adults - February
Shoshin Ryu Jujitsu is a traditional Japanese style martial art which emphasizes the safety and overall well being of the participants through self defense training. Shoshin Ryu will teach discipline, kindness, respect, as well as keeping an open mind and de-escalation of potentially dangerous situations.Classes are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.Each month, beginners as well as advanced may register. Individual attention is given to each student.
 
Friday February 15, 2019
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.
 
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Pickleball - Adults - Pickleball - Friday Evenings - Spring 2019
Pickle ball is a paddle sport played on a badminton-sized court and can be described as a cross between tennis and ping-pong. It can be played as doubles or singles. The rules are simple and the game is easy for beginners to learn, but can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players.  We will play on an indoor court. Sneakers are required. We will provide pickle ball paddles to beginners, returning participants are asked to provide their own paddle. 
 
Saturday February 16, 2019
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Advanced
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM    Yoga - Adults - Yoga - Saturday Mornings Session 3
In this popular class participants enjoy deep breathing, gentle movement and sensation-filled stretches.  Hatha yoga movements teaches awareness and appreciation of your own vitality. Yoga is known to result in increased mobility, higher levels of emotional contentment and mental quietude. Participants should be able to get up and down from the floor easily. This class is a mix of beginners and experienced participants who move at their own pace.
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi Saturdays - Beginners
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese material art used for centuries to relax the body and mind, improve balance and mental clarity, strengthen the body, increase stamina, decrease stress and enhance the overall quality of life.  It’s rhythmic movements establish a mind body connection that creates an overall sense of wellbeing similar to yoga.  It is good for people of all ages and physical levels.  It can be modified to suit the needs of an individual.  Tai Chi is a skill that will last a lifetime.
 
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM    Zumbini - Zumbini- Winter 2019
Zumbini is a 45 minute movement and music class for ages 0-4 years. It is designed to promote cognitive, social, gross/fine motor skills, and emotional development using music, singing, dance, and instruments/props.   Each session will focus on a different character. At the beginning of each session, the family will receive a Zumbini bundle which includes a plush character doll for that session, a book with song lyrics and stories about the character, as well as a CD and mobile/tablet app. access to all music of the pertaining session.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Birthday party
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    High School Recreation Basketball - Grades 9-12 (DARE) - High School Rec Basketball (Boys and Girls In-town Division)
This program is open to Boys and Girls in grades 9-12 who are residents of Belchertown and also available to school choice students. Members of a Varsity, JV or Freshman high school basketball team are not eligible.This program is for all participants to have fun and enjoy the game of basketball.  Once evaluations are complete teams will be selected and practices will begin in mid December and continue throughout the season. Games will begin in early January with the season ending in early March with a playoff tournament. This a co-ed league for boys and girls that will strictly play in Belchertown.Evaluations for this league will be on Sunday, December 9th at the Jabish Brook Gym as follows:5:30p.m. - Grade 96:15p.m - Grade 107:00p.m. - Grade 117:45p.m. - Grade 12Must be registered in our system and fee paid before evaluations to participate.