Youth Dance

Creativity + Expression

Dance is a great way for kids to get active and express themselves creatively! Our goal is to provide a safe, fun, and encouraging environment for kids to build confidence and make new friends.

Note: COVID-19 vaccination is required for ages 12+ who enter our facility, masks are required for 2-11 year olds.

Questions? Contact Flora Dewar, Youth & Family Coordinator, at [email protected] or 802-652-8158.

Marvelous Music for Young Children 

Making music with your child is a joyful experience that also builds important life skills! Early childhood music specialist Liz Buchanan will lead a class that includes familiar songs and original tunes, movement activities, finger plays and instrument play. For children aged 1 year and nine months to 4 years, accompanied by an adult family member or caregiver. 

Ages: 1 year 9 mo.- 4 years
Date + Time: Fridays, 10:15-11:00am
Cost: Member $99 / Non-member $157

If interested in this class, contact Flora Dewar, Youth & Family Coordinator, at [email protected] or 802-652-8158.

Move With Me Toddler Time 

Introduce your little one to the world of dance! This class is designed for caretakers and children alike to engage in movement games and activities that will build confidence and spark your child’s interest in dancing. 

Ages: 2 to 3
Date + Time: Sundays, 9:15-10:00am in Studio B
Cost: Member $116 / Non-member $183

Pre-registration is required. Please stay tuned for the next session as we work to bring on needed staff!


Intro to Ballet/Tap

Intro to Ballet/Tap will cover the fundamentals of ballet and tap using fun games and movement activities. This section is designed for children who are new to dance. The Y will provide tap shoes for class participants.

Ages: ages 3 to 4, and 5 to 6
Date + Time: Sundays, 10:15-11:15am (ages 3 to 4) and 11:30-12:30am (ages 5 to 6) in Studio B
Cost: Member $123 / Non-member $193

Pre-registration is required. Please stay tuned for the next session as we work to bring on needed staff!


Ballet 1

Ballet 1 will teach fundamental ballet movements using the barre and across-the-floor activities, as well as group choreographies. This class is designed for students who have some ballet knowledge, but all basics are covered. 

Ages: 7 to 11
Day + Time: Sundays, 12:45-1:45pm in Studio B
Cost: Member $123 / Non-member $193

Pre-registration is required. Please stay tuned for the next session as we work to bring on needed staff!


Intro to Jazz/Hip Hop

This fusion class will introduce new movers to the extensive possibilities of dance!  Designed for students with limited experience, this class will provide a range of techniques, activities, and styles that will foster a love of moving.

Ages: ages 3 to 4, and 5 to 6
Date + Time: Saturdays 9:30-10:30am (ages 3 to 4) and 10:45-11:45am (ages 5 to 6) in Studio B
Cost: Member $123 / Non-member $193

Pre-registration is required. Please stay tuned for the next session as we work to bring on needed staff!


Hip Hop 1

Unleash your child’s inner dancer!  This high energy, up-beat class will introduce students to classic hip hop technique, as well as hip hop culture, history, art and music.

Ages: 7 to 11
Day + Time: Saturdays 12:00-1:00
pm in Studio B
Cost: Member $123 / Non-member $193

Pre-registration is required. Please stay tuned for the next session as we work to bring on needed staff!