Kindermusik Village classes will begin on April 6, on Thursdays at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Imagine your child swinging softly in a blanket or dancing with you and other parents in a circle dance. Village classes provide a unique blend of multilevel activities that include creative movement, vocal play, object and instrument exploration, and a colorful literature component. Your baby's growth and development are stimulated and all of his senses engaged.
Kindermusik Village, for children newborn to 1-1/2 years of age, incorporates the most current research on early childhood development and provides families a special place for learning and connecting with other parents and babies through music and movement. High quality and professionally created class and at-home materials include Kindermusik Foundations of Learning, insights based on current research that educate parents about their baby's unique development.
Benefits to your child and you include:
"¢ Educates you about your baby's total development through Foundations of Learning.
"¢ Encourages joyful participation in a music making community.
"¢ Nurtures bonding between you and your child through intentional touch, warm-ups, exercises, interactive dances and musical play.
"¢ Provides natural connections between singing and reading aloud. Listening and communicating through literature and books.
Registration forms are available at Grace Place, 66 East Second Street, Winona, and are due by March 24. The fee for the eight-week class is $80 and includes at-home materials. A sliding fee is available. Classes will be taught by Carla Burton, licensed Kindermusik instructor. Phone is 452-2283.