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Youth Programs


NEW!  Black Friday Fun Day

Friday, November 25 kids ages 6-12 come play at the recCenter 9am – 1pm on your day off from school while parents go shopping!

Swim, gym sports, recZone play, funZone bounce – and lunch will be provided (or BYO!).

$25 Member child      $35 NonMember Child

REGISTER ONLINE or call 717.626.5096 by Nov 21


Chance to Dance – NEW!  14 week program for ages 3-11 – includes a costumed showcase!

Fall Session Sept 12-Dec 17  Showcase Dec 17 2pm

  • Ballet & Tap – Beginner ages 3-6
  • Ballet & Modern Dance – Intermediate ages 6-8
  • Hip Hop and Jazz Funk Dance ages 7-11

REGISTER for Chance to Dance online!


CLICK HERE  to see schedules for these dance programs:

  • Kids Ballet I  (ages 3 & 4)  
  • Kids Ballet II (ages 5-7)
  • Preschool Kids Ballet & Tap  (Ages 3-5)
  • Kids Hip Hop (Ages 6-10)

REGISTER online for Youth Dance

Youth Tumbling (ages 6-8)

Tumbling fundamentals and progressions with proper spotting techniques.

$50 Member   $80 NonMember

REGISTER for Youth Tumbling

 Youth Fun Night  (ages 5-12) 
  • On Second Fridays while Downtown Lititz stays open late, kids can enjoy a night out with friends, too!
  • Fun Night might include gym and sports playtime; group games; arts and crafts; and possibly swimming in our Splash Pool!
  • Members – reduced rates!  Also discounts for siblings!


2nd Fridays each month 5:00 – 8:00 pm

September 9, October 14, November 11

$15 Member 1st child, $11 Member addntl child

$19 NonMember child, $13 addntl child


KidsBoxing (ages 7-12)

Basic boxing skills and techniques such as stance, guard, movement and footwork.  Gain increased strength and endurance with fitness and self-confidence.

Thurs 5-5:45 pm

$50 Member  $75 NonMember


recWarriors Obstacle Challenge (Ages 5-12)   

Take on kid-sized ninja style obstacles and challenges in our funZone and add on power with timed races!  Fitness, conditioning, and fun.

Mon 5:30-6:15 pm

$50 Member   $80 NonMember

REGISTER online!


Strong Kids  (ages 7-12)

Basic strength and form using weights and bars to build muscle endurance and learn to use weights safely.

Mon & Wed 5:15-6 pm

$50 Member  $70 NonMember

REGISTER online!  (Fall II program begins Oct 31)

POUND for Kids (ages 6-12)

Kids will use Pump Smart bars and small weights for basic strength and form, muscle endurance, learning to use weights safely.

Tues 5:15-6pm

$40 Member  $60 NonMember

REGISTER online!  (Fall II program begins Oct 31)

Personal Training for Youth

For kids serious about fitness and training to build strength and endurance, stay healthy, recover from injury or prevent injury, our certified personal trainers and instructors are ready to get them started and keep them in action.  Training is available at Lititz recCenter and recROC.

Did you know?  Kids ages 12 & up can complete a Fitness Center Orientation and work-out in our Fitness Center with an adult over age 18.  Kids over age 14 can visit the Fitness Center after school or on their own.

American Red Cross Babysitter Training (2 yr cert)

(Ages 11-15) In-person classroom course skills to safely care for younger children, includes basic child care skills, leadership development, and First Aid/CPR training.   Certificate earned is valid for 2 years. Participants should wear conformable clothing and bring a packed lunch for all day courses.  More info:

Fee: $70 member; $95 nonmember  

CLICK to SEE DATES/TIMES for upcoming classes


Lifeguarding Certification (ages 15+)

We train and hire lifeguards throughout the year to work at our indoor pools and in the summer at the outdoor Lititz Springs Pool.  Youth ages 15+ and adults of all ages can be certified for 2 years in American Red Cross courses offered at Lititz recCenter.  Check out upcoming course options HERE, or contact Aquatics Director for info.

SCOUTS!  We have merit badge programs!

Scouts and scout groups can obtain Lifeguarding, Swimming, Personal Fitness, or Sports and Athletics badges at Lititz recCenter.  Work with our trained Merit Badge Counselors to earn your requirements and have fun at the same time!  Swim testing is available for summer camp.   Contact Lititz recCenter for details – 717.626.5096, or take a look at what we offer HERE.