From Gymnastics and Craft Classes to Athletics, CrossFit Kids, Swim
and Dance Lessons, and more, we have you and your kids covered!
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Sandhills Best, located at Carolina Dojo Martial Arts Center in Aberdeen, offers Full-Day camps for those days when your kids are not in school. Children will have plenty of quiet time to complete their virtual learning lessons plus time for lots of fun activities including Martial Arts, Dance, Fitness, Indoor Games, and much more! Hours are 8am - 5pm with early drop off starting at 7:30am and extended pickup ending at 6:00pm. Click the image for more information.
Rugg Rats Drop-in Childcare Center in Southern Pines isn't offering drop-in childcare just yet, but they are excited to help out parents with their Day Camps! Children ages 5 and up are welcome. They will receive assistance with their virtual learning lessons and participate in crafts and other fun activities during the day. Click the image or call 910-695-0014 for more information.
My Gym offers a variety of fitness classes for children as young as infants all the way up to age 10. Their goal is to create an environment where children feel loved and supported so their self-esteem and confidence can flourish. Along with classes, they also offer camps and birthday parties! Join and you have access to over 600 locations worldwide!
FirstHealth Fitness Center offers swim lessons for children ages 3-12. Their fully certified aquatics staff is dedicated to making swim lessons a positive experience for you and your child. They also offer Lifeguard & Water Safety Instructor Training Classes.
Dance & Cheer Classes
L Mace Studios in Seven Lakes is a
Dance Masters of America Certified Studio that offers cheer, acrobatics, tumbling, and a wide variety of dance classes, plus Kinderdance and Tumble Tots classes starting at age 2. For kids who want to compete, they offer competitive dance teams and All-Star Cheer! They are proud to offer a fun, supportive, challenging environment.
Sandhills Gymnastics in Aberdeen has been "Providing Fit Flippin' fun Since '91"! Year after year, they put out regional, state and national competitive gymnasts. They offer a wide range of classes from toddlers up to teens and they also have a Dragon Skills Ninja Kids Class which includes gymnastics, martial arts, and free running.
Group Painting Classes
Wine and Design's "Art Buzz Kids" program is a fun opportunity for kids to paint their very own masterpiece! They have hundreds of simplified images appropriate for kids of any age. Classes last about an hour and a half and the kids can bring in snacks. Click the image to see if there's a class to take the kids to today.
The Joy of Art Studio in Southern Pines is a wonderful creative space for both children and adults. Joy offers a variety of art classes and teaches art skills, art history, crafts, fibers and mixed media. Her studio is always buzzing with creative energy.
Sandhills Gymnastics is excited to announce the launch of Sandhills After School, “Balancing School and Play”. They have two programs for students in Kindergarten through 5th grade. The Virtual Assist Camp will run from 8:30am to 2:30pm and After School Camp will run from 2:30pm to 6:30pm. Throughout the day, students will work on their virtual school work with assistance from qualified teachers, engage in physical education and activities from amazing coaches in their regularly sanitized 11,000 square foot gym, and meet some new friends along the way!
The NAV is excited to offer day camps to help families during COVID. They believe that children who are active and healthy will have a better work ethic as well as more energy. Camps are offered full and half day and offer educational games, study hall, exercise, low staff-to-student ratio. Click the image or call 910-5853212 to register.
Performing Arts Classes
Seven Lakes Dance, established in 1997 proudly boasts the title of 10 Time National Champions! They offer jazz, tap, hip hop, ballet, pointe, & tumbling along with voice, piano and pageant preparation, plus competition classes for more advanced students. They strive to help each student improve their physical and emotional strength, sense of responsibility, confidence and self worth.
CrossFit 611 not only offers classes for adults, but also includes classes for kids and teens. Kids classes are for ages 3-12 and Teen classes are for ages 13-18. Children who participate in CrossFit tend to perform better in athletics, have less injuries and often show increased cognitive function. Plus, they have a lot of FUN!
The National Athletic Village in Southern Pines offers a variety of indoor and outdoor sports programs for children throughout the year including youth Futsol, JNAV tots, homeschool and JNAV Multi-sport programs. In the summer, check out their flexible camps!
Performing Arts Classes
The Encore Center in Southern Pines offers a full range of Dance, Theater, Music and Art classes for all ages in one convenient location. They even have KINDERMUSIK classes for babies/toddlers. They pride themselves on their talented, educated, and understanding teachers. Visit our Entertainment Venues page to see their upcoming theater performances!
365 Soccer Academy has camps and programs for kids ages 3-12 designed to teach the fundamentals of soccer in an age-appropriate, fun setting. They also offer private sessions and birthday parties! All programs are run by experienced coaches who create an encouraging environment for children of all ability levels. Growing confident, respectful citizens is top on their list!