TryCAN Programs


Mini Yoga Group

Sundays, October 14 - December 16

11:00-11:45 AM

No class 10/28, 11/4, 11/11 & 11/25

Ages 8-12

$96.00
Held at the Chisholm Recreation Center, 100 South Springfield Ave., Springfield, NJ

A program specially designed for little ones to develop strength, flexibility, coordination, focus and concentration for a happy, healthy, balanced life. Through breathing and relaxation techniques, as well as fun poses and group games based on anatomy, children learn to respect themselves, each other and the world around them. Instructor Michele Goldin, Expert Dance & Movement Therapists.

 

Move and Dance

Sundays, October 14 - December 16

11:50 AM - 12:35 PM

No class 10/28, 11/4, 11/11 and 11/25
Ages 10-15
Held at the Chisholm Recreation Center, 100 South Springfield Ave., Springfield, NJ

Older youths will have a blast learning new ways to move to their favorite music while working together with peers to begin to master the art of dance. Instructor Michele Goldin Expert Dance & Movement Therapist.

 

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Social Skills - Digital Drama

October 22 - December 17

5:30-6:15 PM

Ages 8-12

$176.00
Held at the Chisholm Recreation Center, 100 South Springfield Ave., Springfield, NJ

Class harnesses technology kids love to help teach life and social skills such as cooperation, compromise, conversation and safety skills as well as independence and appropriate behaviors in various activities. Children gain experience using computers for writing, planning and presenting mini-movies using Microsoft and Apple tools. Students will help select topics but examples could be how to be with peers at recess or lunch, going to a restaurant, visiting relatives, starting conversation. Instructor: Eileen O'Neill, Behaviorist.

 

Social Skills - Teen Friendship

October 22 - December 17

6:15-7:00 PM

$176.00
Ages 13-18
Held at the Chisholm Recreation Center, 100 South Springfield Ave., Springfield, NJ

A teen group that will meet and practice social skills in the natural environment. Teens participate in activities such as cooking, board/other games, learning new computer skills, pottery/art activities, movie and book reviews/discussions, creating mini-movies on flip cameras, and more group interest. Group also works on relationship building, conversation and expanding personal interests. Instructor is Eileen O'Neill, Behaviorist.

 

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Game Club

October 23 – December 18

5:00-6:00 PM
Held at the Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave., Summit, NJ

$85.00
Ages 13-18

Participants will play a variety of board games to enhance their social skills and learn how to

cooperate, share and interact with others in a friendly environment. Snack will be provided each week Class is taught by Pat Walsh, who currently is the Transition Coordinator for all special needs students at Summit High School.

 

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Let's Talk Pragmatic

October 13- December 15

10:30-11:15 AM

No class 11/3, 11/10, and 11/24

Ages 6-10

$176.00
Held at the Chisholm Recreation Center, 100 South Springfield Ave., Springfield, NJ

In this class, we specifically target languages skills we use in our daily interactions with others. They include what we say, how we say it, our body language and whether it is appropriate to the given situation. We will build skills in communicating our personal thoughts, ideas and feelings. Through activities such as role playing, social stories, partner activities, games, and conversation building activities, we will work on increasing fluency of social language.