Youth Programs

Youth Dance

Ballet and Tap (Ages 5 and 6): Enjoy learning the basic foundations of ballet and tap within a creative, nurturing atmosphere. Students will learn body awareness, coordination and fundamental dance technique. Ballet and tap shoes are needed. Day and Time: Tuesdays, 3:45 to 4:45 PM. Cost: Resident- $65 Non-Resident- $216

Ballet/Jazz/Tap (Ages 7 to 12): This class is designed to teach young dancers, basic tap, jazz, and ballet technique. Dancers will enjoy learning new steps and fun combinations. Learn how to move to the beat, dance quickly with your feet, and do fun leaps! Ballet and tap shoes are needed. Day and Time: Tuesdays, 4:45 to 6:00 PM. Cost: Resident- $75 Non-Resident- $85

Cake Decorating

Young bakers will learn the fundamentals and uncover their skills as they discover the excitement and beautiful art of cake decorating. Students will enjoy interacting with others while learning how to make and color icing and fondant. Each week, students will be able to take home a new creation! Day and Time: Wednesdays 4:00 to 5:00 PM. Cost: $205. To register, email the instructor.

Children Language Classes

The best time to learn a language is early childhood. Give your child the gift of another language with our fun and interactive classes! Our methodology incorporates songs, games, and hands on activities to help children discover either Spanish or Mandarin, and develop curiosity for its culture, while developing conversational skills. Cost: $216. Register online at the Language Kids World website.

Preschool Spanish (Ages 3 to 5): Tuesdays, 4:00 to 4:45 PM

Children's Spanish (Ages 6 to 9): Tuesdays, 5:00 to 5:45 PM

Preschool Mandarin (Ages 3 to 5): Wednesdays, 4:00 to 4:45 PM

Children's Mandarin (Ages 6 to 9): Wednesdays, 5:00 to 5:45 PM

Simply the Best Sewing Class

This sewing class is perfect for beginner or experienced sewer that wants to improve their sewing skills! Learn how to cut properly, sew from simple patterns and easy patterns, and learn sewing terms with assistance from the instructor. This class is equipped with limited sewing machines, or you may bring your own sewing machine (in good working order). Supplies needed for class include a good pair of scissors, pins, and thread. Let's have fun sewing! Day and Time: Thursdays, 3:30 to 6:00 PM. Cost: Resident- $63 Non-Resident- $73. For children ages 9 to 13.

American Karate

If your children have ever had an interest in trying to learn a martial art, Bellaire has just the program for you! Since 1995, we have offered karate taught by certified instructors of the American Society of Karate. Our classes cover all instruction in the art, sport and self-defense areas of Karate and are taught in supportive, family-orientated and confidence building environment. Come learn the art and sport of karate! $30 uniform fee paid to instructor. Day and Time: Mondays, 6:30 to 7:30 PM. Cost: Resident- $60 Non-Resident- $70. For children ages 5 to 12.

Theater Class

Main Street Theater's classes offer the change for young performers to explore new worlds, build confidence, and have lots of fun! We are looking for everyone who has imagined their own adventure! Our teachers are ready to help your students create an original play. Day and Time: Thursdays, 4:15 to 5:45 PM. Register at the Main Street Theater website. For children ages 6 to 11.

Tippi Toes Dance Classes

Toddler and Me: Our Toddler & Me dance classes are for children 18 months and up to the age of 3 years old. Music, movement, balance and the basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. This type of class includes mom or dad or another loved one participating in the class with the little dancer. Our teachers will keep the music and curriculum moving along, while parents take an active role in encouraging, supporting and keeping the little dancer on track. Day and Time: Fridays, 10:00 to 10:45 AM. Cost: $55/month. Register at the Tippi Toes website.

Baby Ballet: In this class music, movement, balance and the basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. Our teachers will keep the music and curriculum moving along in a way that is fun, positive and appropriate for children! This is a great class for children who love to be active, with encouraging and talented teachers! The dancers in this class do not have mom, dad or another loved one by their side during this class, so this class is great for children who will be able to participate on their own. For ages 2 to 4 years old. Days and Time: Mondays, 4:00 to 4:45 PM, Fridays, 11:00 to 11:45 AM, Saturdays, 9:00 to 9:45 AM and 11:00 to 11:45 AM. Cost: $55/month. Register at Tippi Toes website.

Ballet, Tap and Jazz: In this class students will learn spatial awareness, build self-confidence and make new friends! We will work on teaching children a variety of dances; ballet, tap, and jazz. The students will learn the basics of each style, as well as terms and positions. As we teach dance in an exciting and nurturing environmetn, we also teach a Value of the Month, instilling building blocks for positive character in young children that promotes a life of confidence, compassion, and FUN! This is a great class for children who love to be active, with encouraging and talented teachers! As always in Tippi Toes, we can't have the children go home without exercising their incredible imagination along with a little singing. For ages 3 to 6 years old. Days and Time: Mondays, 5:00 to 5:45 PM and Saturdays, 10:00 to 10:45 AM & 12:00 to 12:45 PM. Cost: $55/month. Register at Tippi Toes website.

Hip Hop: Hip Hop Fusion dance is created especially for children 6 - 9 years old that are interested in learning the foundations of various dance styles, while the focus is hip hop/jazz for recital content. Using popular and current music, the students start learning dances and choreography quickly as well as learning various dance elements in a high energy and fun atmosphere! Our version of hip hop fusion dance is extremely clean, and our priority is offering age appropriate material for your dancer! While teaching dance, Tippi Toes also promotes a Value of the Month, celebrating each dancer and building their character and confidence. Our annual recitals are truly a magical time for the children, and all family and friends are invited to attend at no additional cost! Days and Time: Mondays, 6:00 to 6:45 PM and Wednesdays, 5:30 to 6:15 PM. Cost: 55/month. Register at Tippi Toes website.