Encouraging creativity, coordination, and enhancing awareness of the natural world are goals of a popular standalone yoga program for young children and a parent or guardian being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District at the Ernie Miller Nature Center, 909 North Kansas 7 Highway, Olathe. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this program.
The class is called Nature Time Yoga and is for ages two through six with an adult. Participants will see a live animal in each class and experience music, movement, and imagination with nature center staff as they act out stories with animal and yoga moves. To find this program online at JCPRD.com, browse first under preschool and then under nature & outdoors. When using the website’s advanced search, look for the keyword “yoga.”
This program will meet at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 10. The cost for one 30-minute session is $2 per person, including adults. Advance registration is now required for this program, and no walk-ins will be accepted. For more information or to register by phone, call (913) 831-3359. To register online at JCPRD.com, click on “Activity Search,” and search for activity number 6926.
A new season of Nature Time Yoga begins in mid-January with sessions on Jan. 12 (activity number 7799), Jan. 13 (activity number 7800), Jan. 26 (activity number 7801), Jan. 27 (activity number 7801), eight other sessions through April 21.
The My JCPRD Activities catalog is available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches and JCPRD facilities. For more information, call (913) 831-3359.