Youth Enrichment & S.T.E.A.M. Programs
All classes take place at Burns Road Community Center (BRCC), 4404 Burns Road, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410 unless otherwise noted.
BABYSITTER SAFETY COURSE
The American Safety and Health Institute Child and Babysitting Safety training program is designed to focus on supervising, caring for, and keeping children and infants safe in babysitting settings. The program provides fundamental information on the business of babysitting, proper supervision, basic caregiving skills, and responding properly to ill or injured children or infants. This is an ASHI two-year certification course.
- Age: 11-17
- Location: Meet at Burns Road Community Center Lobby by 8:45am.
- Instructor: Tina Ackler
Our Budding and Blooming Buddies programs are a FUN way to start your educational journey. Each class will offer multiple ways to work on developmental milestones, fine and gross motor skills, and social emotional wellbeing. Children will have the opportunity to interact through music, movement, arts, and crafts. No Class Nov 23
- Instructor: Mandy Horton
- Location: Large Dance Room
BUDDING BUDDIES: Ages 1 - 2 (with parent)
|Tue||Sep 21 - Oct 26||9:30-10:15am||$48/$60||311703-1A|
|Tue||Nov 2 - Dec 14||9:30-10:15am||$48/$60||311703-2A|
BLOOMING BUDDIES: Ages 3 - 4 (with parent)
|Tue||Sep 21 - Oct 26||10:30-11:15am||$48/$60||311703-1B|
|Tue||Nov 2 - Dec 14||10:30-11:15am||$48/$60||311703-2B|
This class is perfect for parents and their busy little explorers. It’s a mix of science, art, and discovery through tactile experiences. Come prepared to play, and maybe get a little “messy.” No class Nov 25.
- Ages: 1 - 4 (with parent)
- Instructor: Mandy Horton
- Location: Art Room
|Thu||Sep 23 - Oct 28||9:30-10:15am||$60/$75||311711-1A|
|Thu||Nov 4 - Dec 16||9:30-10:15am||$60/$75||311711-2A|
SCIENCE FOR STUDENTS
Mad Science will get children engaged in exciting, interactive, and educational hands-on activities that instill a clearer understanding of science and how it affects the world around them. On their way to becoming “Mad Scientists,” each week children take home a different science toy to expand on what they are learning.
- Age: 5-11
- Instructor: Mad Science of Palm Beach
|Tue||Oct 5 - Nov 9||10:00-10:55am||$200/$250||POSTPONED|
|Tue||Oct 5 - Nov 9||4:30-5:25pm||$200/$250||POSTPONED|
At times, classes are cancelled due to low enrollment. If you are interested in taking a class that has been cancelled, please email the Recreation Department or call 561-630-1100 and put your name on a list to let us know that you are interested in that class. Once we have enough people to hold the class, we will try to restart that class.