The Mittleman Jewish Community Center is a proud beneficiary of the Jewish Federation of Greater Portland and is proud of our partnership with them in strengthening our local Jewish community and greater Portland community.



Classes for Kids

 

Youth Sports helps kids learn teamwork, gain social skills, and learn life lessons. At the MJCC we offer a broad variety of kids sports classes for everyone in our our fantastic facility which includes a full gymnasium, two pools and our indoor Sportsplex. Get involved in our youth sports programs today!
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Fall 2019 Preschool Sports + Recreation Classes

Preschool (3 - 6 years)

Session II

*Please note: No classes Sunday - Saturday, November 24 - 30.

Preschool Sports + Recreation Class Descriptions:


Creative Ballet 
Learn ballet in a fun atmosphere using songs and stories as we explore how to stretch, point, flex, move across the floor, and practice using the barre. For children new to ballet.  Dance Studio

Awesome Karate
Learn the introductory basics of karate with various stances, kicks, and more. Studio II

Pre-Gymnastics I
Improve motor movements and learn gymnastics vocabulary, flexibility, rolling, balancing skills, and basic body positions. For children with no prior gymnastics experience. Sportsplex

Pre-Gymnastics II
Increase body awareness and control, build on basic body movements, and learn more intricate rolling and balancing skills. For children with at least three months of gymnastics experience. Sportsplex 

Kid Fit Junior
Channel that energy before going into the weekend! Run, jump, move, and play during this 45-minute interactive class. It’s P.E. with a fun twist! Sportsplex

Mini-Hoopers
With fun drills and games, Mini-Hoopers learn the basics of basketball in an educational environment. Gymnasium

Soccer 101
Beginners start their soccer career here, learning basic dribbling, passing, and shooting techniques. Sportsplex

Fall 2019 Youth Sports + Recreation Classes

Youth (5 - 12 years)

Session II

*Please note: No classes Sunday - Saturday, November 24 - 30 or on Sunday, December 8.


Youth Sports + Recreation Class Descriptions
 

Archery NEW!
Come learn the basics of archery! Stance, breathing, and the art of marksmanship will be the focus of this class. Sportsplex

Competitive Basketball NEW!
Learn advanced shooting techniques, dribble moves, and defensive strategies. This course also offers a focus on positional play. Sportsplex

Competitive Football NEW!
Work on passing, catching, route running, and juke moves. Playing on the Outdoor Field can be dirty, so bring appropriate clothes and shoes! Outdoor Field

Competitive Soccer NEW!
Dive into advanced strategies and techniques regarding defensive mechanics, positional play, and small-sided games. Sportsplex

Gymnastics I
Learn forward rolls, cartwheels, and handstands. Practice leaps and jumps as well as trampoline skills. Sportsplex

Gymnastics II
Learn round offs, back bends, and dive forward rolls. Practice more challenging jumps and improve balance and coordination. Sportsplex

Karate NEW!
Build your foundational stances, kicks, strikes, and blocks in this beginner-intermediate class. Studio II

Kid Fit
Channel that energy before going into the weekend! Run, jump, move, and play during this 45-minute interactive class. It’s P.E. with a fun twist! Gymnasium

Racquetball NEW!
Learn how to play racquetball with peers! This class offers basic instruction, guided play, and fun for all. Racquetball Courts

Soccer Skills
This intermediate course is great for older beginners, or those looking to solidify their foundational skills. Technical passing, shooting, and ball control are focused through various games and drills. Sportsplex

Wallyball NEW!
Come play volleyball indoors! Play it off the wall or off the foot, just get the ball over the net. Learn the basics and begin playing! Racquetball Court

Yoga
Learn the basic fundamental yoga postures. Increase flexibility, strength, and focus while building self-esteem and promoting relaxation and positive thoughts. Studio I

Winter 2020 Preschool Sports + Recreation Classes

New Registration Information!
Registration for Sports + Rec classes ends on Thursday, January 2. Minimum enrollment is required on all classes. Classes without minimum enrollment may be cancelled.

Preschool (3 - 6 years)

 

Preschool Sports + Recreation Class Descriptions:

Art NEW!
Mini artists will use a variety of materials to explore the wonderful world of water color and tempera paint! They will work on imaginative masterpieces each week to develop their artistic skills, cognitive abilities and fine motor skills. Room 211

Pre-Gymnastics I
Improve motor movements and learn gymnastics vocabulary, flexibility, rolling, balancing skills, and basic body positions. For children with no prior gymnastics experience. Sportsplex

Kid Fit Junior
Run, jump, move, and play during this 45-minute interactive class. It’s P.E. with a fun twist! Gymnasium

Mini-Hoopers
Learn the basics of basketball in an educational environment with fun drills and games. Gymnasium

Movement + Music NEW!
Learn different forms of dance and play with various instruments. Explore body movement and musical expression in a fun atmosphere using songs and stories. For children new to dance and music.
Dance Studio

Soccer 101
Beginners start their soccer career here, learning basic dribbling, passing, and shooting techniques. Sportsplex

T-Ball
Enjoy a recreational introduction to the basics of T-ball:  throwing, catching and hitting. No big-league pressure here. Self-esteem soars as "little big-leaguers" develop skills necessary to master game fundamentals. Batter Up! Sportsplex

Yoga
Enjoy yoga taught in a playful manner. Blend asanas, music, breath work, and magical meditations into a thematic and replenishing yoga class. Dance Studio

Winter 2020 Youth Sports + Recreation Classes

New Registration Information!
Registration for Sports + Rec classes ends on Thursday, January 2. Minimum enrollment is required on all classes. Classes without minimum enrollment may be cancelled.

Youth (5 - 12 years)

*Please note: No class on Sunday, February 16 for Junior Climbers.

Youth Sports + Recreation Class Descriptions

Art NEW!
Focuses on developing watercolor and tempera paint skills. Each week students will create new art. The skills and talents developed will focus on artistic skills, knowledge of artistic styles, art history, and the power of self-expression. Room 211

Baseball
Join us for skill building, teamwork, and more as we focus on the fundamentals of this all-American pastime. Work together to improve hand-eye coordination, motor skill development, and knowledge of the game. Sportsplex

Basketball
Learn advanced shooting techniques, dribbling skills, and defensive strategies. This course also offers a focus on positional play. Gymnasium

Golf
Practice self-control and sportsmanship while learning the fundamentals of driving, chipping, and putting in a supportive learning
environment. Sportsplex

Gymnastics II
Learn roundoffs, back bends, and dive forward rolls. Practice more challenging jumps and improve balance and coordination. Sportsplex

Junior Climbers
Learn the basics of rock wall climbing in a safe and structured environment, while building confidence and motor skills. Gymnasium

Kid Fit
Channel that energy before going into the weekend! Run, jump, move, and play during this 45-minute interactive class. It’s P.E. with a fun twist! Sportsplex

Racquetball
Learn how to play racquetball with peers! This class offers basic instruction, guided play, and fun for all. Racquetball Courts

Soccer Skills
This intermediate course is great for older beginners, or those looking to solidify their foundational skills. Technical passing, shooting, and ball control are focused through various games and drills. Sportsplex

Wallyball
Come play wallyball indoors! Play it off the
wall or off the foot, just get the ball over the net. Learn the basics and begin playing!
Racquetball Court

Yoga
Learn the basic fundamental yoga postures. Increase flexibility, strength, focus, relaxation, and positive thoughts. Dance Studio

Club J (Ages 6 - 12 yrs.)

Explore all the J has to offer including swimming, soccer, basketball, racquetball, board games, and more! Supervised drop-in play all around the J. Adult must remain in the building while child is in our childcare programs.
Monday - Thursday 5:15 - 7:45 pm
Sunday 9:15 - 11:45 am
Cost: $15. Member Cost: $5.