Live Wires

Live Wires is for boys and girls ages 3 - 5, who have not yet attended kindergarten. The morning is filled with stories, crafts, music, snacks and games. This program provides a perfect way to play, create and socialize with others in their age range. Participants must be age 3 by the first day of class and toilet trained. Class size is limited so enroll early!  The class has a minimum size of eight participants and a maximum of 24 in each class.

Information Sheet

Please complete this Participant Information Sheet and return it to the Parks and Recreation office prior to the first day of class to help make this a great experience for your child.


  • Days: Monday / Wednesday / Friday
  • (2401.11) Session 1: June 11 to 29 (Enroll by June 8)
  • (2402.12) Session 2: July 9 to 27 (Enroll by July 6)
  • Time: 9:30 am to Noon
  • Location: Community Building in Riverview Park (by Riverview campground, 402 Woodland Street)
  • Cost $35 per session (includes shirt)


Enroll online 

Weather Related Concerns / Cancellation Information

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