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Upcoming Classes & Activities

Our facility is an ideal playground for children with special medical needs, siblings and friends. Year-round classes and activities are free for children of all abilities and their families. We offer everything from golf to fishing to yoga for toddlers to teens.

Bridges

Bridges is a 6-week grief program offered by Ranken Jordan. The group is open to adults and kids (7 & up) who are grieving the loss of something or someone in their lives…whether it be from a death, as a result of an injury, a divorce, a job loss etc… All are welcome to participate; caregivers of inpatients, past inpatients, people from the community, etc. One does not have to be affiliated with Ranken to take part.

 

DATES: January 8, 15, 22, & 29; February 5 & 12; Follow-up March 11

 

TIME: 6:00PM – 7:00PM

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Infant Massage

Enjoy a bonding experience with your baby while learning Infant Massage. Infant massage promotes relaxation and may help your baby sleep more soundly, improve weight gain and provide relief from teething, congestion or colic. The class is designed for mothers and fathers of newborns and infants up to age eight months. Expectant parents and children with special needs are welcome.

 

DATES: May 9th, June 6th, July 11th, August 29th, September 12th

 

TIME: 9:30am – 10:30am

 

AGES: Newborn to 8 months

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Snapology

Ranken Jordan’s Community Program is offering Snapology, a program designed to help kids learn through play. Snapology engages children ages 4-14 using LEGO bricks, K’Nex and technology. It also designed to: boost participants’ self-esteem, teaches participants planning/ making choices, working together as a team, creativity and imagination.

 

DATES: TBD

 

TIME: TBD

 

AGES: 4-14

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481  |  janine.roe@rankenjordan.org

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Therapeutic Fishing

Through the Therapeutic Fishing Program, kids, ages five through 16 are introduced to the wonderful world of fishing. Beginners welcome! One on one teaching is provided for this relaxing lakeside activity. Friends and family members are encouraged to attend. Come enjoy nature, learn about conservation and relax!

 

DATES: April 6 & 22, May 6 & 18, June 1 & 22, July 6 & 20, August 10 & 24, September 14 & 28, October 6 & 19

 

TIME: 5:30pm – 7:00pm

 

AGES: 6 – Adult

 

LOCATION: Forest Park Hatchery

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Challenger Baseball

Challenger Baseball is designed specifically for kids and adults with developmental disabilities. Everyone bats and plays the field in every inning. We make sure everyone feels included. Don’t spend baseball season watching the pros on TV. Enjoy America’s favorite pastime firsthand!

 

DATES: TBD

 

TIME: TBD

 

AGES: 6 – 21

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Learn To Play Golf

Gateway PGA Pro Kevin Corn from Innsbrook Golf Club teaches these special one-hour golf classes. This one-of-a-kind program provides children who may typically be excluded from participating in golf due to physical or mental limitations a chance to play. Lessons are available for children six years and older. Your child will be encouraged to interact with a diverse group of peers while improving strength, mobility and flexibility.

 

DATES: Golf Day is every Wednesday

 

TIME: 2:00pm – 3:00pm

 

AGES: 6 – 21

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Camps

Ranken Jordan is offering camp programs for pre-school and school-age children.

 

PRE-SCHOOL CAMP

 

DATES: TBD

 

TIME: TBD

 

AGES: 4 – 5

 

SCHOOL-AGE CAMP

 

DATES: June 10-14

 

TIME: 8:00am – 12:00pm

 

AGES: 6 – 12

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free (Pre-registration is required)

 

Circus

Moolah Shrine Mini-Circus

 

DATES: March 19, 2020

 

TIME: 11:00AM – 11:45AM

 

LOCATION: Ranken Jordan Pediatric Bridge Hospital

 

CONTACT: 314.872.6481

 

ADMISSION: Free

 

Need Help?

If you need additional information or help with community programs, please contact Janine Roe at (314)872-6481 or click on the button below to email.

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