ROMP N’ ROLL
Romp n’ Roll is packed with exciting ways for your children to play! Children will stretch their minds by exercising their bodies and imaginations in art, music, gym and adventure classes! And don’t forget about their private Birthday Bash, winter & summer Camps, and Open Gym – all lead by their highly trained and super silly instructors. Try an introductory class for free and unleash the goofball genius in your child! Romp n’ Roll has three locations in Richmond – West End, Midlothian and Mechanicsville. Call (804) 364-6363 or click here to try an intro class at any location for free!
MELODY MAGIC MUSIC STUDIO
3041 Lauderdale Drive, Richmond, VA 23233. Phone: 804.334-6241
Melody Magic Music Studio is a place dedicated to enhancing children’s lives through music and movement! We offer weekly Kindermusik classes, group beginning piano, monthly musical playdates, birthday parties, and so much more! Kindermusik is a music and movement program for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and big kids. You and your child will play, listen, and dance to musical activities specifically designed to stimulate early childhood development. Classes for infants and toddlers are parent-inclusive; classes for preschoolers are drop-off. We have multi-age classes for families, too!
BACH TO ROCK MIDLOTHIAN
11400 W. Huguenot Rd., #105, Midlothian, VA 23113 Phone: 804.537.2271
Rock n Roll is a high-energy and stimulating music and movement class for toddlers and their grown-up. Each class contains a variety of music and movement based activities. Weekly sessions with age-appropriate themes and musical selections. Experience the developmental benefits of music in a setting and with music that makes it fun for the mom, dad, or caregiver as well!
CREATIVE WELLNESS AND MINDFULNESS
Candy.firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 804-836-2802
Creative Wellness and Mindfulness exists to help families with young children get off to a healthy start. Together, they will find creative ways to bring mindfulness into your everyday life as a family. Services range from fun, interactive child/parent yoga and dance classes to personalized services, such as parenting workshops and Mindful Family sessions. Parent/child classes are thoughtfully created by the director, who has studied with the top specialists in infant and early childhood development. Personalized services are tailored to your specific needs. Creative Wellness and Mindfulness will work with you to help you find the best solutions for your family. Learn more about Creative Wellness and Mindfulness and their services by visitingcreativewellnessandmindfulness.com. Oh, did we mention we train early childhood educators too! Want a more mindful approach to early childhood education? They are here to help!
FOX POINTE FARM
5205 Wildlife Ridge Trail, Quinton, VA 23141 Phone:804.932.8710 or 804.263.5191
Fox Pointe Farm’s School Program offers a safe, structured and caring environment for beginning and intermediate equestrian rider development. Quality horses and ponies are available to riders in the school program. Families can schedule weekly group, semi-private or private lessons. All beginners begin with private lessons until thy have the confidence and ability to ride in a group. Lease horses are available to help gain needed riding experience. The Seely’s approach to training results in a fun, family orientated learning environment for junior riders. Fox Pointe Farm’s professional training ensures that all riders gain an understanding of good horsemanship, horse care and grooming.
Young Riders ( Mommy & me) Ages 5-6
School Program Ages 7 – Adult
SPORTS CENTER OF RICHMOND (SCOR)
1385 Overbrook Rd, Richmond, VA 23220 Phone: 804.257.SCOR
Lil Kickers Soccer for kids! Step onto the field during any Lil’ Kickers class and you will find it transformed into a world created just for your child. Our well trained coaches will thrill your child with 50 minutes of highly creative, high energy and age-appropriate activities that serve as a great introduction to soccer, and help children master developmental milestones, appropriate for their age. Starting at 18 months. For more information, contact Tyler@scor-richmond.com.
MASTER CHO’S TAE KWON DO & MARTIAL ARTS
– 9964 Brook Road, Glen Allen, VA 23059 Phone: 804.262.0101
– 4386 Pouncey Tract Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060 Phone: 804.364.0101
Many families are finding Tae Kwon Do to be the perfect family activity, combining an exciting workout with a new learning experience. At Master Cho’s Tae Kwon Do and Martial Arts you have a choice of attending children or adult classes separately or coming together as a group to our family class. Either way you’ll have a great time and create a special family bond.
RICHMOND OLYMPIAD GYMNASTICS
Multiple Locations: Chesterfield, Midlothian, Hanover, Innsbrook.
Richmond Olympiad offers Parent-Tot classes for children ages 1 to 3 years of age. The main goal of these classes are to create a gateway for fitness and make each child feel more comfortable with activity in a group setting. For more information about Richmond Olympiad visit our gymnastics page.
RIVER CITY YOUTH FITNESS
48 Plaza Drive, Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103 Phone: 804.784.1990
Visit the “Otter Gym” at River City Youth Fitness and see where all the action takes place! This special gym is outfitted and decorated just for little gymnasts. Pint sized equipment and colorful mats of all shapes and sizes make it the perfect place to enhance your child’s physical, mental, emotional and social development. Parent and Pup classes are offered for children 18 months to 3 years of age. Parent and Child spend quality time together while playing and learning on the modified gymnastic equipment and specially designed obstacle courses.
Fit4Mom helps moms make strides in fitness, motherhood and life! This program is a great way to get in shape, meet other moms and have fun with your baby all at the same time. The classes are set up for all different fitness levels and are taught by certified instructors (who are also moms). Instructors are trained in pre- and post-natal fitness. Each class includes a Power Walk with body toning intervals. The classes are an hour long, with the last 10 minutes used for abs and stretching. They welcome babies from 6 weeks to any age! Your first class is always FREE. They also have playgroups and moms’ night out activities!
THE TALENT DEVELOPING STUDIO
– 13224 Courthouse Road, Hanover, VA 23069 Phone: 804.537.5800
– Also at Melody Magic Music Studio (MYC only), 3041 Lauderdale Dr., Richmond, VA 23233 Phone: 804.543.3247
The Talent Developing Studio exists to provide a family-oriented environment for kids of all ages to develop their musical potential. Private music lessons are offered in flute, piano, voice, and strings. The TDS is also the exclusive provider in the Richmond area of the Music for Young Children (MYC) program- a keyboard-based, comprehensive music education system for children ages 3-9 and their parents.
YOUNG CHEFS ACADEMY
2230 John Rolfe Parkway, Richmond, VA 23233 Phone: 804.360.9797
Want to spend some stress free time together in the kitchen? Call today to set up your private Big Chef/Little Chef Class. Each Big Chef/Little Chef class is 90 minutes long and costs $40 per parent/child pair. These events can be scheduled at your convenience.
HENRICO DOCTORS HOSPITAL
In this class you will learn to soothe and comfort your baby through massage techniques taught by a certified infant massage instructor. The class meets in four one hour sessions and is open to infants one month old up to crawling.
BABY SIGNS RICHMOND
Offering the Original Baby Signs Program to parents and babies. Learn to communicate with your baby using the high-quality program that started the whole “signing with baby craze!” Sign, Say and Play classes, Parent Workshops and Childcare Provider Trainings throughout the Richmond area. Visit our website for more information and class schedules.
TINY TITANS – T-BALL PREP & PLAY at the Tuckahoe Sports Training Center
2450 Little League Drive, Henrico, VA 23233 Phone: 804.360.3395
Tiny Titans is an interactive 6-week program for children ages 2 to 5 years. The curriculum focuses on fun games and activities that teach kids the skills necessary for future participation in baseball & Softball. It is our goal to develop stronger, smarter, more sociable kids. Registration required.
CORE KIDS ACADEMY
Quioccasin Station Shopping Center, 8932 Quioccasin Road, Richmond, VA 23229 Phone: 804.740.0079
CORE Kids Academy is a unique gymnastics-based fitness for program and offers parent-tot classes for children ages 10-18 months and 18-36 months. The “Soaring Stars” class is for toddlers 10-18 months who love to move! This particular class incorporates motor development exercises along with verbal skills. It’s the perfect class for the toddler who loves to sing and play the CORE Kids way! For children 18-36 months, check out the “Bright Stars” class. This parent-tot movement class increases your child’s coordination and strength as he/she rolls, crawls, and swings on specialized gymnastics and fitness equipment in an organized environment. In preparation for preschool, they emphasize many social skills such as turn-taking and careful listening.
MUSIKGARTEN OF THE WEST END
Studio: St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 6000 Grove Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226 Phone: 804.740.5676
Musikgarten offers classes for infants, toddlers and preschoolers that help develop a deep love of music and the ability to express it. Children enjoy making music and experiencing movement activities as a group. The program includes high quality CD’s, age-appropriate instruments and parent guide books which allow the families to share in the fun!