Toddlers and adults will love dancing, socializing, learning, and having fun together in this class! It will be a gentle and welcoming introduction to a classroom environment for toddlers, while adults will enjoy visiting with other parents, boogieing, and bonding with their toddlers. Everyone will benefit from the Brain Dance and enjoy a balance of structured dance games and opportunities for free and expressive movement. Walking to 3 years old with parent.
When: Thursdays in December from 9am - 9:45am. Dec 1, 8, 15.
Where: JUMP Move Studio on the 5th floor.
Cost: Monthly passes are $10 per class. You may pay a drop-in fee of $13 at the door. Check the ticket to see how many spaces remain in the class.
What to Expect: Adult and toddler participants should have hare feet and clothes they can move in comfortably. Before and after class are the best times for snacks, drinks, and toys, but during class it can become distracting. There is an area inside the Move Studio to store diaper bags, shoes, etc..
Megan Brandel holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Modern Dance from the University of Colorado at Boulder. She has also trained extensively in ballet, tap, and jazz dance, studied Elementary and Special Education, and is a certified yoga instructor. Megan has most recently trained in Brain-Compatible Dance Education, Integrated Dance (dancers with and without disabilities), and Dance for Parkinson's Disease. With this unique background, Ms. Megan's dance classes are packed full of movement on a mission to help students become more coordinated, neurologically integrated, mentally focused, and connected to the community around them -- all while having tons of fun!
What inspires you?
"I am inspired by helping others find their inspiration and by building and fostering community -- both through and outside of dance."
What is JUMP?
JUMP – or Jack’s Urban Meeting Place – is a not-for-profit, interactive creative center and community gathering place in the heart of downtown Boise. Please go to jumpboise.org to learn more.
This class is out of my price range, what can I do?
Offering affordable opportunities to everyone in the community is a key priority. We appreciate your patience as we work to develop a scholarship program.
Do you have accommodations for people with disabilities?
Absolutely. We support the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and encourage participation by everyone. If you require special accommodations to participate in our programs or use our facilities, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
You may bus, bike or drive. Check Boise's bus schedule at valleyride.org. We love bikers and have beautiful bike racks to secure your ride throughout the facility. Our parking garage is still under construction so at the moment we have free, limited parking available on our ground floor, accessible from Myrtle St. If the ground level parking is full you might have to park off site. Parking options include the BoDo parking garage at 9th and Front and the garage by Hotel 43 located at 234 S 10th Street and Front. Prices at all surrounding locations are comparable. Please use the crosswalk at 9th and Broad Street to access JUMP.
What is the refund policy?
We depend on your enrollment for a successful class so please plan your schedule carefully. Classes which do not meet minimum enrollment are subject to cancellation. Refunds are issued in full if the class or program is cancelled, if you cancel at least seven days before the starting date of the class, or for documented medical reasons.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Please email email@example.com with any questions/concerns/compliments/puns.