Youth Programs

Intro to Preschool Ballet & Hip Hop - Feb 8 - Mar. 14    3 – 5 year olds 

 This class gives your Dancer the best of both worlds with 30 minutes of Ballet and 30 minutes of Hip Hop.  The class is designed to not only teach your Dancer basic technique but to teach them how to follow directions, take turns and work as a team.  We incorporate fun activities and singing along with the grace of Ballet and the Funky moves of Hip Hop to keep your Dancer smiling.


The instructor for this course is Susan White from Diamond Dance Academy.  Susan is an Artistic Director/Instructor/Choreographer.  She has been a part of the dance world for over 30 years.  Her studies have included Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary; Modern, Musical Theater, Hip Hop, Drama and Voice


This 4-week course will run from Feb 8 to March 14 (Saturdays) for children ages 3 to 5 years old.  Classes will be held in the Cafe at the Raymond Middle School.  The Ballet and HipHop class will be 12:00 to 1:00 pm.  The fee for the 6-week course is $60.  Non-residents pay an additional $5.  Please bring a water bottle and wear light pink leotard and light pink tights. 

For a registration form CLICK HERE

Kids Clay Creations -  February

Join to Your Art’s Content as we teach kids how to create a Square Slab Bowl!  Each student will learn how to sculpt, mold & paint their own masterpiece.  Ceramic art will then be fired in To Your Art’s Content kiln and returned to the Rec Department for pick up about 14 days later. 


To Your Art’s Content is a mobile Art Studio bringing you fired Ceramics, Glass Fusing, Clay and more!  Visit their website at for more information about our arts and how we can help you be creative!


This class will be held for students in grades 1-4 on Thursday, February 13th from 3:30 – 4:30 pm.  Class is held in the LRES Art Room.  The cost is $20.00 which includes all materials.  Non-residents pay an additional $5.00.  Class is limited so sign up today at Raymond Recreation or call 895-7031 for more information.

Click HERE to Register

Preschool Fun and a Treat!  Friday, February 7th – 21st

Raymond Recreation is running another Preschool Fun with a twist! We are offering three weeks of preschool fun with a special treat for children ages 3 to 5.  This fun class will include painting, constructive play, crafts, a story, making friends and making a treat each week.

Each week there will be a fun new project that is great for listening skills and creativity!  These one and ½ hour classes will be starting Fridays, Feb 7th from 10:00 – 11:30 am.  The cost is $30 per session.  Non-residents pay an additional $5.  


Preschool Fun is held in the Fire Department meeting room (Torrent Hall) at the Raymond Safety Complex.  Moms or dads are welcome.  Class size is limited to 10.  There are NO registrations the day of the class. Click HERE to Register

Winter Vacation Camp  February 24, 25, 26, 27 & 28 2020


Raymond Recreation’s summer staff is offering vacation camp during the Winter break. The camp is open to all students in Kindergarten through 8th grade.  We will open the middle school with fun & games at 8:00 am each day and we will stay open until 5 pm regardless of what time the bus returns to Raymond.  


You may drop off/pick up your child at any time we are at the middle school.  We will have a variety of activities at the school.  Please post our schedule for specifics on each day.  Here is our plan for the week:

Monday, 2/24    Playground Daze (Pizza for lunch)

Tuesday, 2/25    Fun Spot

Wednesday, 2/26    Snowtubing @ McIntyre

Thursday, 2/27    Playground Daze(1 pm To your Arts Content)

Friday, 2/28         Krazy Kids

The cost for the winter camp is $115 for the entire week plus an additional fee if you need to purchase our vacation camp shirts.  If you only want to attend a few days, you may pay $35 per day.  Children are required to wear either their vacation camp or summer playground shirt on each trip day.  


We will attempt to hold camp in the event of inclement weather.  We may, however, have to change the event for that day.  Non-residents fee is an additional $20 per week or additional $5 per day.  The last day to register is Thursday, Feb. 20th.  


Registration Form CLICK HERE

Fridge Post  CLICK HERE

Emergency Form  CLICK HERE