Shayna’s Village - JCC - Orlando

All Around the Village (18 months- 2 ½ years)

Families will get to sample all of the engaging areas of the Village. Each week, they will participate in different activities in different areas, such as Science, Cooking, Art, Garden.
Mondays, 9:30-10:15, 7 weeks
Facilitator: Karen Duncan
$182($140 for JCC Members; $154 with Village Pass)

Tummy Time (non-mobile infants)

This trademarked class will teach you fun activities like infant massage, baby yoga, and additional techniques to do with your babies so they get all the benefits of tummy time.
Mondays, 6 weeks (no class 7/4), 9:30-10:15am
Facilitator: Lesley Podbersky
$156($120 for JCC Members; $132 with Village Pass)

Go, Baby, Go, Plus! (10-18 months)

The children will develop fine and gross motor skills, body awareness, strength and flexibility, while having fun through creative music and fitness activities.
Tuesdays, 7 weeks, 9:30-10:15am
Facilitator: Karen Duncan
$182 ($140 for JCC Members; $154 with Village Pass)

Mindful Mamas (6-12 months)

Complete with asana, breathwork, story, and song, this class will encourage mindfulness as you practice baby and me yoga. No previous yoga experience required. Bring your mat and any blankets or props you or your little may enjoy, as well as water and an open mind.
Wednesdays, 9 weeks, 9:30-10:15am
Facilitator: Lisa Rosen
$234 ($180 for JCC Members; $198 with Village Pass)

1st Impressionists (18 months-3 years)

In this class you and your child will be engaged in the process of creating beautiful works of art. Together each week, you will create 3 unique pieces as you experiment with the art media.
Thursdays, 6 weeks , 9:30-10:15am
Facilitator: Karen Duncan
$156 ($120 for JCC Members; $132 with Village Pass)

Story Time

Come snuggle and read stories together in this open library time. Enjoy guest storytellers. Please register in advance.
Fridays, 7 weeks, 10:30-11:00am,
Free with Annual Village Pass or JCC membership

Snack Date

Enjoy complimentary challah with your child, while socializing with other families! Please register in advance.
Fridays, 7 weeks, 11:00-11:15am,
Free with Annual Village Pass or JCC membership

Music Shabat

Enjoy a 30-minute interactive concert that includes lots of music, movement, and instruments! Please register in advance.
Fridays, 7 weeks, 11:15-11:45am,
Free with Annual Village Pass or JCC membership

Edible Science (K3 and K4)

In this class, the children will learn about chemical reactions, liquids and solids, solar power, and nutrition as they experiment with food.
Mondays, 9 weeks, 1:00-2:30pm
$306 ($252 for JCC Members; $270 with Village Pass)
Facilitator: Amy Feinberg

Friends Forever (K3-K4)

Through songs, stories, competitive games and role playing, the children will learn how to be the kind of person everyone wants as a friend
Tuesdays, 7 weeks, 1:00-2:30pm
$238 ($140 for JCC Members; $154 with Village Pass)
Facilitator: Karen Duncan

Little Naturist (K3 and K4)

In this class, the children will reap all the benefits of spending quality time in the great outdoors. They will be learning all about nature’s ways as they plant and tend to the garden and explore all the other parts of the outdoor classroom.
Wednesdays, 7 weeks, 1:00-2:30pm
$238 ($140 for JCC Members; $154 with Village Pass)
Facilitator: Amy Feinberg

Guitar Stars (K3-K4)

In this one-of-a-kind class, the children will be introduced to guitar, rhythm, singing, and music theory in a group setting. This simple approach will improve your child’s fine motor skills, social interactions, confidence, and stage presence. Guitars are provided for each class.
Thursdays, 7 weeks, 1:00-2:30pm
$238 ($140 for JCC Members, $154 with Village Pass)
Facilitator: Ron Duncan

Private Parenting Support

Need advice? A listening ear? Some expert insight?
Contact Karen Duncan at KarenD@orlandojcc.org to make a complimentary 30-minute appointment.
Free with Annual Village Pass or JCC membership

Parenting Book Sharing Library

Borrow a book from our library and learn about child development and parenting skills.
Free with Annual Village Pass or JCC membership

Rock Star Academy Private Guitar Lessons

Learn guitar in the village from guitar instructor extraordinaire, Ron Duncan. Open to kindergarteners to adults.
Private or semi-private lessons.
Thursdays, 7 weeks
$238 ($210 for JCC Members)
Contact Ron at 407-792-9337 for fees and scheduling.

They say it takes a village to raise a child so look no further because we want to be just that…your village. Welcome!

Shayna’s Village is your parenting resource, social group, class destination for engagement and support. We are here to help every parent navigate parenthood one moment at a time with expertise, joy and community care.

We Are Your Parenting Ally!

We are available to help families going through a challenge and will happily have a conversation with them to guide them and brainstorm solutions.

Why our families love Shayna’s Village

– A small, safe environment for your children to grow and you to find support and connections
– Access to parenting ally, Karen Duncan
– An amazing introduction to your JCC journey
– Development of lifelong friendships

Together Time

Vaccination for adults is required. Masks are optional for all adults and children ages 2 and up.

Mondays, 6 weeks (no class 7/4)
9:30-10:15am

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Tuesdays, 7 weeks
9:30-10:15am

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(18 months- 2 ½ years) Thursdays, 7 weeks
9:30-10:15am

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Friday- Free Family Fridays

Vaccination for adults is required. Masks are optional for all adults and children ages 2 and up.

A time each week for you to spend with your little ones, enjoying activities at no cost. 

7 weeks

Fridays, 7 weeks
10:30-11:00am

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Fridays, 7 weeks
11:00-11:15am

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Fridays, 7 weeks
11:15-11:45am

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Powerful Minds

Tuesdays, 7 weeks
1:00-2:30pm

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Wednesdays, 7 weeks
1:00-2:30pm

 

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Thursdays, 7 weeks
1:00-2:30pm

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Thursdays, 7 weeks
3:00-7:00pm

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Additional Services

We’re here to offer to help support you on your parenting journey.

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Meet Our Parenting Guru

Karen Duncan

Program Director