Youth Recreation Programs

  • Bradford Ski & Snowboard Club
    Registration closes 12/6/19 LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE Ski Bradford, in conjunction with Andover Rec, offers a popular six week after-school ski and snowboard program for Andover students entering grades 3-8. This program runs early January through mid-February. Details and registration information will be available in the Rec Fall Booklet and online at
  • Baby Ballet
    (Ages 20 months-3 years) This dance class for toddlers is designed to give even the youngest dancers the opportunity to experience the “joy of dance and movement.” Dance basics and techniques are taught in a shortened, age appropriate manner. Dancers should wear leotard, tights, and comfortable shoes of their choice.
  • Ballet & Tap
    (Ages 3-5 & 6-7 & 8-12) The first twenty minutes is devoted to basic ballet, body movements, and body positions; the second half includes introduction to tap dancing. Class is geared towards individual’s ability. Wear leotard and tights. Students must buy their own tap and ballet shoes which can be purchased at local dance stores.
  • Baton Twirling
    (Ages 5-12) Class will cover baton twirling basics with an emphasis on fun and learning. Students will develop coordination and rhythmic skills through twirling basics such as rolls, twirls, and basic marching and maneuvering techniques. Majorettes may order batons at first class.
  • Family Archery - Beginner
    Have fun learning the ancient skill of archery, the inner balance of life, the fun of shooting an arrow and letting go of stress for an hour. Disconnect from the outside world while you feel your inner power and connect with the target. Participants are welcome to take this class more than once to work on the basics. All equipment is provided. No class 10/14.
  • Family Archery - Intermediate
    Take your archery to the next level, and learn how to let go of what is around you as you focus on the moment you’re in. The last arrow that left the string is gone and it’s time to focus on your next arrow. Skill is important but mindset can be carried out into anything in life. Bring your skills to the next level and improve your mindset. No class 10/14.
  • Floor Hockey Clinic
    Everyone loves floor hockey in gym class. Here is your opportunity to play after school! Come join this fast paced, exciting sport that can be played by everyone. Children will be grouped according to age.
  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - NEW START DATE
    Bjj is a martial art and combat sport system that focuses on grappling and especially ground fighting. Kids will learn how to take down, pin, positioning, escaping pin and submissions.
  • Kid's Karate
    (Ages 8-12) Learn practical self-defense and develop mental awareness and self-confidence. Increase your coordination and flexibility through physical conditioning while having fun. This traditional Okinawan karate program is nationally affiliated through the SKKAA.
  • Performance Dance
    Ages 8-12 Students will have the opportunity to experience contemporary/modern jazz dance as well as smaller group, duet, and trio choreography. To qualify for this class dancers must also be registered for class #390 and have previously performed in a minimum of three of Miss Bev’s Rec performance recitals.
  • Kid's Taekwondo
    (Ages 5 & up) Taekwondo-Olympic Style is a total learning activity. Lessons are tailored to individual age and skill level. Fundamental skills taught will be basic patterns, board breaking, kicking, blocking, striking, and punching. This class will help increase participant’s physical coordination, flexibility, balance and mental acumen.
  • Developmental Tennis
    (Ages 7-12) Classes are divided by ability, and instructors teach basic stroke patterns and strategies of play. Scoring, proper court positioning, and etiquette are also covered. Bring a racquet.
  • Pee Wee Tennis
    (Ages 4-6) This program is aimed to introduce your child to tennis. Basic fundamentals are taught by using fun games and contests with a 5:1 ratio. Bring a racquet.
  • SNL Co-Ed Flag Football League
    This co-ed recreational flag football league is open to children who wish to learn fundamentals, skills, and enjoyment of football without the contact. This fun, recreational program is open to all skill levels and will enhance understanding, build on skill work, work on positioning, specific ball handling, passing & receiving, running, and emphasize FUN! Children will be placed on teams based on age with grades K-1 and grades 2-3 playing together. Each team will meet once a week on Saturdays at Recreation Park and partake in a team practice immediately followed by a game. Games will begin Saturday, September 20 and run for seven weeks. This program will run over Columbus Day Weekend.