Kindergym Programs are offered for boys and girls ages 2 to 5 years old. For info about the programs, down on this page.
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WINTER Program 2017 is OVER! LAST DAY OF CLASSES WAS MARCH 11!
SPRING Program 2017 ~ MARCH 27-JUNE 24
FIRST WEEK OF CLASSES IS MARCH 27-APRIL 1!!!
Registrations for Spring 2017 is ongoing until April 15, regsitration can be done ONLY in person with a registration form(NEW members) and payment(cash or cheque only). For office schedule please check our contact us page
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For Kindergym(3.5-5y) kids MUST be at least 3.5y old meaning they are born before OCT 1, 2013.
The cost is per semester, per child, one time a week(meaning 1 class of 45 min or 1 class of 1H a week)!!! (cash or cheque only, ALL TAXES ARE INCLUDED!):
Parent and Tot (2-3 y ~ 45 min class): $150/semester/child
KINDERGYM(3.5-5 y ~ 1H): $200/semester/child
CASH OR CHEQUE ONLY.Please make the cq payable to Celestina Popa Gymnastics.
CURRENT MEMBERS: please bring the notice given by the coach(to make sure you register in the correct level/age group) and payment for registration, NO registration form is required..
NEW MEMBERS must register with Gymnastics BC , please complete a GBC form and pay the annualy membership of $30/athlete(no discount, the membership includes: Gymnastics BC insurance, Gymnastics Canada membership and our club membership), which is valid from Sept. 1 to Aug. 31 next year, besides the class fee!!!
10% OFF class fee for second athlete/sibling(of lower fee). For Insurance GBC+Membership( $30/child), NO discount for that fee.
We accept 2 or more payments for families with 2 or more kids in our program!!! First portion of the payment due at the time of registration, please make cq payable to Celestina Popa Gymnastics Inc. A receipt will be issued when the last payment is made, please save your receipts for your income tax next year.
- All athletes must be ready and able to conduct themselves in an appropriate manner with the other athletes and coaches, actively participate in all activities of the program and to respect and follow all the rules; if an athlete doesn't demonstrate these aptitudes will be asked to withdraw from the program.
NOTE: Spring Program 2017 is subject to change and depends on registration. CANCELLED CLASSES: P&T(TUES 9.30-10.30) and LEVEL 1 8-10Y(MON 5.00-6.00). Please check our web-site for more info and read our policies PRIOR to registration.
For Spring 2017 the gym will be closed(NO CLASSES, NO BP) on EASTER WEEK-END(Good Friday(April 14), Saturday(April 15), Sunday(April 16), Easter Monday(April 17)), and VICTORIA DAY( Mon, May 22).
Children’s Fitness and Arts Tax Credits
* Effective for the 2016 taxation year, the maximum eligible amount per child will be reduced to $500 from $1,000 for the children’s fitness tax credit (which will remain refundable for 2016) and to $250 from $500 for the children’s arts tax credit. The supplemental amounts for children eligible for the disability tax credit will remain at $500 for both credits for 2016.
*Effective for the 2017 and subsequent taxation years, both credits will be eliminated.
JUMPSTART FUNDING DETAILS -- NEWS
DEAR PARENTS: Due to JumpStart confidentiality we are unable to find the name of the child that receives the funding and JUMPSTART will NOT disclose the name of the child. The family will have a Submission Number in order for us to link the funding with the child, therefore please provide that number to Andreea, our secretary. A cheque from JumpStart will come directly to our mailing address. If you have any questions about the payment please contact JumpStart at 1-844-YES-PLAY. Thank you.
The gym and the office are closed on statutory holidays(2017): BC Family Day(Mon, February 13),Good Friday(Fri, April 14)&Saturday(April 15),Easter Monday(Mon, April 17),Victoria Day( Mon, May 22),Canada Day(Sat, July 1),British Columbia Day(Mon, August 7),Labour Day(Mon, September 4),Thanksgiving( Mon, October 9),Remembrance Day(Sat, November 11),Christmas Day(Mon, December 25),Boxing Day *(Tue, December 26)
For Kindergym class: Kids must be at least 3.5y when the program starts and be able to participate by themself!
Registration is first come first served. We don't automatically hold a spot from one semester to another for our members! Payment has to be made at the time of registration, cash or cheque, therefore telephone and e-mail registrations will not be considered valid.
Our program is subject to change due to low registration and depends on demand. If you have any suggestions, please let us know!
Please check our NEWS!!! section for the latest news!
Parent & Tot: 2-3 Years old
The fundamental principle is that children learn through play and that it is central to all young children's learning from birth through school years and beyond. Our Parent & Tot class encourage exploration of the equipment, playing games with fundamental positions of gymnastics, dancing to music and developing social skills.
Stay with your child at all times.
Listen to and cooperate with your child's coach.
Encourage your child to take turns and wait in line.
Look to the instructor for help with spotting techniques and skill progression. Feel free to ask for more information when needed.
Please do not talk on the cell phones during class and no food or beverages are permitted in the gym.
Have fun in the gym!
Kindergym: 3 1/2 - 5 Years old
Kids are ready to participate independetly and are able to follow directions. This class incorporates fun games, gymnastics skills and a lot of jumping, balance and strenght. Kids must be at least 3.5y when the program starts and be able to participate by themself!
Kids should improve their overall strenght and coordination while learning new skills on the different apparatus.
The gym and the office are closed on statutory holidays(2016): Family Day(February 8, Monday),Good Friday(March 25, Friday),Easter Monday(March 28, Monday),Victoria Day(May 23, Monday),Canada Day(July 1, Friday ),Civic Holiday(August 1, Monday ),Labour Day(September 5, Monday),Thanksgiving(October 10, Monday ),Remembrance Day(November 11, Friday ),Christmas Day(December 25, Sunday)