Pre-K Programs

These educational programs provide a great opportunity for children to engage with peers in a supervised group environment that encourages creativity, interaction, socializing, problem solving and communication.  Children are led through different activities to enhance fine and gross motor skills with age appropriate games, stories, songs, crafts and worksheets.

Wee Ones

This program is a great introduction to the group experience. Class runs for 45 minutes, which allows for enough time after transitioning from one activity to another and keeps your child engaged in fun activities such as story time, craft, coloring and games.

Min/Max: 6/8

Age DayDateTimeSessionCost
2-3Tue & ThuSept 25-Nov 18:30-9:15 a.m.430003A$42
2-3Tue & ThuNov 6-Dec 13*8:30-9:15 a.m.430003B$35

*No class the week of Nov 19

ABCs & 123s 

This class prepares your child for a preschool experience by introducing more classroom concepts involving behavior, communication and group interaction. Raising their hand to share ideas, talking one at a time, staying seated through an activity, sharing supplies and active listening are introduced with exciting crafts, worksheets, games and other activities.

Min/Max: 6/10

Age DayDateTimeSessionCost 
3-4Tue & ThuSept 25-Nov 19:30-11:30 a.m.430004A$83
3-4Tue & ThuNov 6-Dec 13*9:30-11:30 a.m.430004B$69

*No class the week of Nov 19


As your child’s development grows, so do our activities. The group’s classroom experience continues to expand by focusing on different skill sets including gross & fine motor, communication, socialization and problem solving. Games and activities provide opportunities for patterning, rhyming, opposites and scissor skills.

Min/Max: 6/10

4-5Mon, Wed & FriSept 25-Nov 19-11 a.m.430021A$124
4-5Mon, Wed & FriNov 6-Dec 13*9-11 a.m.430021B$104

*No class the week of Nov 19

Fun in the Kitchen Basics

Learn basic kitchen skills while exploring a variety of food. Exciting weekly themes such as “Storybook Cooking”, “Smoothie Sampling to Sing-Along Songs”, and “Feed My Five Senses” are sure to engage your little one. Themes will change weekly through all sessions and months.

Min/Max: 4/8

Cost $25

4-7ThuOct 4, 11 & 185:30-6:30 p.m.430031A
4-7ThuNov 1, 8 & 155:30-6:30 p.m.430031B

BRC Holiday DROP N SHOP Child Care

Drop your kids off in child care at the Brighton Recreation Center with our expert youth staff while you finish your holiday shopping. This is also a time to drop your kids off and have time to yourselves whether it’s going to a movie, hitting the mall or just relaxing at home. Children will enjoy holiday movies, games and crafts. Pre- registration is required.

*Space is limited so please be sure to register early!

**Must be potty-trained.

Min/Max: 10/30

Cost $10

3-12SatDec 151:30-4:30 p.m.430005A

Class Information

These classes allow your child to be in a group environment with peers to enhance their social, motor and communication skills in a fun and safe environment.

Classes are geared toward specific age groups so children have similar skill levels, allowing them to feel confident while engaging in age-appropriate learning activities.  

Programs are offered August to May to follow the same school schedule siblings might have.  Sessions typically run in 6 week intervals, allowing children to move up into new classes as they get older.

All classes encourage children to participate in activities at a level comfortable to them.

For All Classes Listed In this Section:    

•  Children must be toilet trained to attend any of the classes.

•  All classes are held at the Rec. Center unless otherwise noted

•  The stated age requirement must be reached by the date of the first class