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Youth Programs

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: 12 dogs per class
Instructor: Helene Dodge, Certified Search & Rescue Dog Handler
Contact Helen to register & for more information on the class & type of leash & collar needed: 434-989-2563.
Date and Time: Tuesdays March 1 - April 19 7:30 - 8:30 pm
8 weeks
Fee: $90
Contact: Helene Dodge
Phone: 434-989-2563
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.
Register online at the website above.
Put in your zipcode & register for the class at the Nelson Library in Lovingston
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: February 21 Saturday 8 am - 3 pm
Call if for more information or check the VDGIF website listed above
Fee: FREE
Contact: 434-263-7130
Location: Nelson Center
Address: 8445 Thomas Nelson Hwy Lovingston, VA 22949

Parent/Child day outside

What could be better than a group walk on a trail with friends. Meet with other parents/grandparents of young children to walk the local trails

If you are interested please call NCPRD & we'll organize the first walk.
Date and Time: To be determined
Fee: Free
Contact: NCPRD
Phone: 434-263-7130
Location: VA Blue Ridge Railway Trail for our first walk
Address: Piney River

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