If your child seems bored with his or her usual activities (or if you’re bored of taking your little one to the same old stuff), maybe it’s time to try something new . . . and different.
NYC offers a long list of kids’ activities that you couldn’t dream up if you tried! Here are a few quirky classes on Kidz Central Station that will definitely put the kibosh on everyone’s boredom.
Baby Sign Language
What is it: Little ones learn sign language through songs and play, giving them a great new way to communicate—especially when language skills aren’t fully developed.
Where you can find it: Baby Fingers is a class you’ll find at Kids at Work (Chelsea)—for kids age 5–18 months and their caregivers.
What is it: Kids learn all about robotics, engineering, and computer programming in a fun, exciting, hands-on class using the LEGO® Education WeDo Construction Set.
Where you can find it: 92nd Street Y (Upper East Side) holds two classes a week for 9–11 year olds.
Chinese Creative Dance
What is it: Warm up with creative movement and learn simple Mandarin concepts, like the Chinese handkerchief dance!
Where you can find it: Head to Language Beans’ East Village location—for kids age 4–7.
Construction & Science
What is it: Kids will explore the art of science building volcanoes, twisters, cities, terrariums, DNA, and more!
Where you can find it: Bring your 6–10 year old to The Craft Studio (Upper East Side) for this unique class!
What is it: Self defense for kids! Improves balance, self-esteem, discipline, and focus, and sharpens your child’s insight and intuition to avoid and escape potentially-harmful predicaments.
Where you can find it: The Upper West Side’s IKM Krav Maga NY has classes for kids age 4–13.
Visit Kidz Central Station and search by activity type to see all of the unique kids’ classes starting soon for fall!
Author: Kidz Central Station
Founded by a NYC mom of two young children, Kidz Central Station uses technology to solve the problem so many busy parents face—how to find, book, and manage their children’s classes, camps, local family events, and birthday parties. Kidz Central Station offers more than 3,000 classes, camps, and birthday party options representing hundreds of NYC’s top activity providers. With a sophisticated search engine and class reviews, it is easy for parents to find the best classes for their children, sign up for a trial class, and directly enroll.