Youth Programs

Kids Night Out

Valentines Kids Night Out (Ages 5 – 12)
Roses are red, violets are blue, parents need a night out… and the kids do too! We will be doing themed crafts, playing games, watching fun movies, making valentines, and a pizza dinner will be provided! This will be one SWEET evening.
Registration deadline: Monday, 2/12
Day: Wednesday, 2/14 (Valentines Day!)
Times: 5:30-9 p.m.
Cost: $18 per child

Glow Stick Night

Come join the fun at the Aquatic Center’s first ever GLOW STICK NIGHT! All participants will receive glow sticks upon entry for use in the pool. The lights will be off and strobe lights flashing. Don’t miss out on this fun Friday night!
Day: Friday, 2/2
Times: 8-10 p.m.
Cost: $5 per person

Dance Classes

The City of Fife is teaming up with Metro Parks Tacoma “Metro Art’s” program, to offer dance programs in Fife.

Sessions: 1/10-2/28 & 3/7-4/25

Beginning Ballet (Ages 3-5)
Metro Arts’ ballet classes focus on technique, posture, alignment, creative expression and performance.
Day: Wednesdays
Times: 4:30-5 p.m.
Cost: $39/Resident, $44/Non-Resident

Beginning Jazz (Ages 3-5)

This newly added class focuses on classic and contemporary jazz and lyrical technique with an emphasis on turns, leaps, musicality, and improvisation. Students are engaged in a supportive and safe environment that is taught at age and ability level.
Day: Wednesdays
Times: 5-5:30 p.m.
Cost: $39/Resident, $44/Non-Resident

Beg/Intermediate Ballet (Ages 6-10)

This class focuses on technique, posture, alignment, expression & performance.
Day: Wednesdays
Times: 5:30-6:15 p.m.
Cost: $56/Resident, $61/Non-Resident

Beg/Intermediate Jazz (Ages 6-10)

This class focuses on technique, posture, alignment, expression & performance.
Day: Wednesdays
Times: 6:15-7 p.m.
Cost: $56/Resident, $61/Non-Resident

Swim Lessons

Registration Information

Swim Lesson registration through March 2018 is now open. Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. Each session has its own registration deadline. Registration can be done in person, by phone or online at Payment is due at time of registration. There is a $10 late fee per family if registering after the registration deadline.

*Sessions with holidays or closures will be prorated or adjusted accordingly.

M/W or T/Th Classes: Register

  • January 29– February 22
    (Register by January 23)
  • February 26– March 22
    (Register by February 20)

Saturday Classes: Register

  • February 17– March 24
    (Register by February 13)

Sunday Classes: Register

  • February 18– March 25
    (Register by February 13)

Private Lessons: Register

  • Private lessons are available.
  • M-TH: 9:30-10 a.m., 12-12:30 p.m., 12:30-1 p.m., 7:30-8 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:30-9 a.m., 12:30-1 p.m., 1-1:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 2-2:30 p.m., 2:30-3 p.m.
  • The cost is $28.50 per 30-minute lesson.
  • *24 hours notice is required for any private lesson cancellation.


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