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Youth Programs

Learn ballet technique & terminology. Gain a foundation for further dance study, strength and agility, and enjoyment of the art of dance.
Classes include: Stretching, exercises at barre, Centre Exercises, Creative Dance exercises, & Allegro
PRE-BALLET:  Ages 5-6
BEGINNING BALLET: Ages 7-11
ATTIRE: Leotard, tights or white socks, ballet shoes
Class size: Minimum - 6 Maximum-10
For more information contact Denise
Date and Time: Contact Denise if you are interested in taking a class
Pre-Ballet
Beginner Ballet
Fee: $40/4 weeks
Contact: Denise McClanahan
Phone: 434-882-4072
Location: Nelson Center
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston va 22949

Teach your dog the basic commands to be a safe and well mannered pet
For dogs 12 weeks to 7 years and all their human family
Your dog will learn to sit, come, stay, & more
The whole family is encouraged to attend.  Maximum: 10 dogs per class
Instructor: Cindy Thompson
Contact Cindy to register & for more information on the class & type of leash & collar needed: 434-465-3499
Date and Time: Contact Cyndy for dates of the next class
Fee: $90
Contact: Cyndy Thompson
Phone: 434-465-3499
Location: Nelson Center
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston VA 22949

Beginner & Advanced Beginner. Fundamentals, conditioning and positive progression of exercises and skill development. (Limit: 8 per class). Develop coordination, motor skills, flexibility, & strength through fun, structured activities. Join anytime.
Director & Instructor Beth Morazes has more than 30 years experience.
Date and Time: Please contact instructor
Fee: $40/month $50/month for Advanced Beginner
Contact: Beth Morazes
Phone: 434-263-8174
Location: Nelson Center

A fun class for ages 3-5. Progressive movement and basic gymnastic skills.  Develop coordination, motor skills, flexibility, & strength through fun, structured activities. Join anytime. Class size is limited so call now
Director & Instructor:  Beth Morazes has more than 30 years experience.
Date and Time: Please contact instructor
Fee: $40/month Beginner
Contact: Beth Morazes
Phone: 434-263-8174
Location: Nelson Center
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston

Ages 18-36 months with an adult. Guided play and exercise designed to increase flexibility, coordination, and motor skills. (Limit 10 per class). Develop coordination, motor skills, flexibility, & strength through fun, structured activities. Join anytime.
Director & Instructor Beth Morazes has more than 30 years experience.
Date and Time: Please contact instructor
Fee: $40/month
Contact: Beth Morazes
Phone: 434-263-8174
Location: Nelson Center

http://www.dgif.virginia.gov/hunting/education/new/

This course is required for anyone 12-15 years of age or if you have not previously purchased a regular hunting license.
Go to the website above look for a class in your area. Register online.
You will be required to complete several hours of self study before the class. Some material on the final test will be covered in the self study NOT during actual class time.

To be sure of passing the test and receiving a certification card, the student must either study online or study the free manual that can be picked up at NCPRD at the Nelson Center.

There will be a short midday break for lunch (bring snacks & lunch or purchase nearby).

 

 
Date and Time: TBD
Check the VDGIF website listed above
Fee: FREE

Held the 1st Saturday in May
The 7 mile race is suitable for experienced canoe & kayak paddlers.(up to Class II/III whitewater)
Location: Registration & Start - Rte 622 (S Powell's Island Rd, Arrington)
2 miles east of Tye River Road
Course subject to change due to water level)

To register go to the website below.
For more information call 263-7130
roussos@lynchburg.edu
Date and Time: 1st Saturday in May
Registration 9:30-11. Race start 11 am
Fee: Check the website
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: Tye River Nelson County, VA

This race is scheduled for the 2nd Saturday in April each year

Short Race...Long on Fun Race solo or as a team of 2-4 people
Run 1.5 miles,  Paddle .75 mile, & Bike 2.5 miles
Awards for 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place finishers in each class
Classes: Solo-Youth, Male, Female   Team- All Male, All Female, Coed
Register online at the website listed below.
Preregistration is recommended but not required.
Date and Time: April 7th, 2018 Check in: 9-11 am Race start: 11:30 am
Fee: $20/Solo, $35/Team of 2, $45/Team of 3 or 4, $45 for a family (Mom, Dad, kids)
Contact: Emily Harper
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: VA Blue Ridge Railway Trail Start: Rose Mill Trailhead End: Piney River Trailhead
Address: Start: 1434 Rose Mill Rd Arrington, VA 22922

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