Art, Family & Leisure

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  3. Family & Leisure

Dance Classes for Children 

Click here to register and then click enroll now! Once your account is created, scroll to "Register for classes" and choose the "2022 - 2023 school year" tab, then select the correct class at the Pelham Rec Center. For additional information, contact Vallie. There is an annual $45 registration fee each year. Dancers will receive an official Tippi Toes® t-shirt with registration.  

Tippi Toes® Dance Company cheerfully provides children with a fun, positive and nurturing environment to experience the joy of dance, self-expression and movement. Classes are specifically designed to develop motor skills and body awareness while enhancing each child’s self-esteem. Tippi Toes® Dance Company’s award-winning dance classes have a remarkable impact on social and developmental growth. Classes develop the imagination, critical thinking and sharpen both cognitive and creative skills. We are thrilled to partner with the Pelham Parks & Recreation to provide classes for several ages and skill levels. There will be an opportunity to participate in optional winter and spring recitals on a local stage, complete with professionally designed costumes. (with exception of the Toddler and Me class). 

Toddler and Me

Day: Saturdays

Date: September - December 

Time: 10:00am - 10:30am

Cost: $55/month

Age: 18months - 3 years old

Location: Pelham Recreation Center 

Toddler & Me dance classes are for children 18 months to three years of age. Music, movement, balance and basic dance steps are introduced in a fun, friendly and positive manner. This type of class includes mom, dad or another loved one participating in the class along 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 child on track.        

Online registration: opens July 1. To register, go to www.tippitoesdance.com/birmingham and click "enroll now". 


Ballet, Tap and Jazz

Day: Saturdays 

Date: September - December 

Time: 10:45am - 11:30am

Cost: $55/month

Age: 3 - 5 years old

Location: Pelham Recreation Center 

This dance class is for 3-5 year olds and incorporates ballet, tap and jazz techniques while also encouraging self-expression and creativity. High energy music is used throughout the class to get dancers moving using their imagination and having fun! I is NOT required to have any previous dance experience and all skills sets are welcome. A recital complete with costumes will be held at the end of each semester. 

Online registration: opens July 1. To register, go to www.tippitoesdance.com/birmingham and click "enroll now". 


Tippi Pro 

Day: Thursdays 

Date: September - December 

Time: 10:45am - 11:30am

Cost: $65/month

Age: 5 - 10 years old

Location: Pelham Recreation Center 

Tippi Pro, Ballet and Jazz classes are created for children 5-10 years of age. Perfect for the growing dancer in your life! Your school-age dancers is now ready for a bit of a challenge, while still enjoying the fun and supportive atmosphere of Tippi Toes! More time is spent in class on technique development, still always in our high energy, encouraging and no-pressure class environment. It is NOT required to have any previous dance experience and all skill sets are welcome.                                                                                                           

Online registration: opens July 1. To register, go to www.tippitoesdance.com/birmingham and click "enroll now".