Parent and Tot & Kindergym Program

These Programs are offered for boys and girls ages 2 to 5 years old. For info about the programs, down on this page.


WINTER Program 2018 ~ JAN 8 - MARCH 10

Last week of the Winter 2018 program is March 5-10

STARTING SPRING 2018: Kindergym, Level 1, Rec 11y+ will be 55min and Level 2/3 will be 1h and 25min.

SPRING Program 2018 ~ APRIL 3-JUNE 23


Gym closures: Easter Monday (Apr. 2-Mon), Victoria Day(May 21-Mon)

Registration is ongoing until the end of April; Please check our Contact us section for office hours! Thank you!

STARTING SPRING 2018: Kindergym will be 55min .

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rec 2017

For Kindergym(3.5-5y) kids MUST be at least 3.5y old meaning they are born before OCT 1, 2014.

The cost is per semester, per child, one time a week(meaning 1 class 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 ~ 55min): $200/semester/child

Current members: NO registration form needed, just bring the notice and payment(cash or cheque) for registration when the office is open.

NEW MEMBERS: besides the class fee, you have to register with our club and Gymnastics BC, complete a GBC form and pay the annualy membership of $30/athlete, which is valid from Sept. 1 to Aug. 31 next year.(no discount for this fee)

CASH OR CHEQUE ONLY.Please make the cq payable to Celestina Popa Gymnastics.

10% OFF class fee for second athlete/sibling(of lower 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 2018 is subject to change and depends on registration.

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.


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 the following days(2018): BC Family Day(Mon, February 12),Good Friday(Fri, March 30),Easter Saturday(Sat, March 31), Easter Monday(Mon, April 2),Victoria Day(Mon, May 21),Canada Day(Sat, July 1),British Columbia Day(Mon, August 6),Labour Day(Mon, September 3),Thanksgiving(Mon, October 8),Halloween(Wed, Oct 31)Remembrance Day(Sun, November 11)with closer on MONDAY(NOV 12),Christmas Day(Tues, December 25),Boxing Day *(Wed, December 26)


For Kindergym class: Kids must be at least 3.5y when the program starts and be able to participate by themselves!

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!

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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.

Parent Responsabilities


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)

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Unit A, 20120 115A Ave, Maple Ridge, V2X 0Z4