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.

Our 6 week summer session of dance classes runs July 9 – August 13.

Fall 1 session (7 weeks) will run Sept. 12 – Oct. 30. Member registration opens August 22, Non-Member registration opens August 29.

Fall 2 session (7 weeks) will run Oct. 31 – Dec. 18. Member registration opens Oct. 10, Non-Members registration opens Oct. 17.

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

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: 3 to 6
Date + Time: Saturdays, 12:45 – 1:45pm in Studio B
Cost: Member $105 / Non-member $165 for a 6 week session

Pre-registration is required.


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: Saturdays, 2:00 – 3:00pm in Studio B
Cost: Member $105 / Non-member $165
for a 6 week session

Pre-registration is required.


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: 3 to 6
Date + Time: Saturdays, 9:30-10:30am in Studio B
Cost: Member $105 / Non-member $165
for a 6 week session

Pre-registration is required.


Hip Hop

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
Date + Time: Saturdays, 10:45 – 11:45am in Studio B
Cost: Member $105 / Non-member $165
for a 6 week session

Pre-registration is required.