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Library to offer kindergarten bootcamp

Library to offer kindergarten bootcamp

Get your child ready for kindergarten by enrolling them in Kindergarten Bootcamp, which will take place at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays from Jan. 23..

Teens can write, perform stories

Teens can write, perform stories

theYour teenager can be inspired to write and read their own stories on stage and to hone their writing skills as they prepare for college..

Itty Bitty Open to teach kids golf

Itty Bitty Open to teach kids golf

Little ones can get into the swing of things at the Junior Golf Association of Arizona’s annual Itty Bitty Open at several different..

Children can boost tumbling skills at clinic

Children can boost tumbling skills at clinic

If your children want to get better at particular gymnastics skills, they can get extra practice at the Master Class Clinic at Impact..

NinjaZone combines martial arts, gymnastics

NinjaZone combines martial arts, gymnastics

Children can burn off energy, improve their agility and strength and have fun channeling their inner warriors in NinjaZone classes in the..

Kids can move, sing at library

Kids can move, sing at library

Do you have a baby or child who can’t stop moving? Bring them to the “Music and Movement” class from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday,..

Impact Gymnastics having break camps

Impact Gymnastics having break camps

Impact Gymnastics Academy will give children a chance to play, exercise and engage in crafts while their parents get a break at winter..

Helping mothers learn to unwind

Helping mothers learn to unwind

Being a mother can be stressful and feel like constant work but a workshop coming up can help. Alisa Taylor, a life coach and mother of..

Gymnastics/dance center holding ‘Supercamp’

Gymnastics/dance center holding ‘Supercamp’

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Centers are holding “Supercamp” over winter break for children ages 3 to 13 years old. Kids will..

Girl Scouts get boost for programs

Girl Scouts get boost for programs

Girl Scouts in North Central Phoenix and around the Valley are getting a boost and a chance to participate in holiday activities this..

Flip, swing, joust and see Gorilla Claus

Flip, swing, joust and see Gorilla Claus

Kids can get up close and personal with the Phoenix Suns Gorilla in December at Flip Dunk Sports. Gorilla Claus, the Phoenix Suns Gorilla..

Legendary Sunnyslope High football team to be honored

The heart of Sunnyslope High School beats strong among a family of athletes. LeRoy Schneider is among the alumni who will be recognized at..

Stories, garden available for kids

Stories, garden available for kids

19North’s community garden will offer an event for children who want to develop green thumbs and hear interesting stories. A “Story..

Children’s Museum offers holiday camp

Children’s Museum offers holiday camp

Parents looking for something educational and entertaining their children can do when school is out on Veterans Day might want to explore..

Little ones can learn music

Little ones can learn music

Music Works Community now offers new EarlyBirds Classes for The Very Young as part of its Prelude Program for Young Musicians. A Free First..

Arizona Sunrays offer ‘Supercamp’

Arizona Sunrays offer ‘Supercamp’

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center, located at 15801 N. 32nd St., will offer “Supercamps” this month and in December. Day..

Bookstore, libraries offer storytimes

Bookstore, libraries offer storytimes

Half Price Books at 2102 E. Camelback Road, offers Storytime Sundays the first Sunday of every month at 1 p.m. Parents can bring their..

Free fair to offer kids health help

Free fair to offer kids health help

Anyone looking for resources to fight dangers that threaten their children’s health might want to check out a free event on Saturday,..

Fall is a good time for kids’ swim lessons

Fall is a good time for kids’ swim lessons

The weather has cooled off but it is still a good time for children to take swim lessons. Recently the American Academy of Pediatrics..

Essay contest to help fund college costs

Essay contest to help fund college costs

Children in fifth-grade can get a jump start on saving money for college. Arizona Family College Savings Plan (AZ529) is having an..

Babies can get introduction to gym

Babies can get introduction to gym

Arizona Sunrays Gymnastics & Dance Center at 15801 N. 32nd St. offers little ones the opportunity to participate in gymnastics and..

Touch-A-Truck to show off vehicles

Touch-A-Truck to show off vehicles

Kids can get up close to trucks and other vehicles at a Junior League of Phoenix fundraiser next month. The Junior League of Phoenix (JLP)..

Kids night out to help teachers

Kids night out to help teachers

Parents can enjoy a night out while their children engage in tumbling, all while helping support teachers. Impact Gymnastics Academy will..

Kids can tumble, jump at Flip Dunk camps

Kids can tumble, jump at Flip Dunk camps

Flip Dunk Sports is giving kids lots of ways to jump, tumble and play with others over fall break. The fall break camps include noodle..

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