Youth, 0-5

Youth Classes, Ages 0-5

Preschool enrichment classes are offered in arts, dance and drama, gymnastics, language, martial arts, and more. For a current listing of offerings browse our online recreation guide or register online

Swim Lessons 

Learning to swim at an early age gives children a benefit that will last a lifetime and will let them safely engage in other water activities throughout their lives. 

The City of Eugene preschool lesson program focuses on skill development through games and fun with a curriculum that works on advancing children through skill levels at their own pace. For more information visit our Swim Lesson page or register online.

Early Learning Programs

Child safety and parent peace of mind is the foundation of our staff training, which includes CPR / First Aid and curriculum and behavior management. With staff’s guidance, your child will discover the world around them through social interaction, learning and play. 

All Early Learning registrations require a completed participant information form.


Amazon Community Center 541-682-5373 

Preschool, ages 3-5 

A fun, hands-on program rich in the arts and life sciences that is designed to build strong cognitive and social foundations. See our complete handbook.

Hours 9 am-Noon MWF and/or TuTh 

Amazon Immunization Report

Petersen Barn Community Center 541-682-5521 

Preschool, ages 3-5 

Exciting activities for kids to explore and imagine. 

Hours 9 am-noon, MWF and/or TuTh

Petersen Barn Immunization Report

Sheldon Community Center 541-682-5312 

Early Childhood Education, ages 3-5 years 

Developmentally appropriate curriculum is built around the emerging interests of the children. Language, literacy and mathematics are integrated into all of the children’s work throughout the day. All classrooms include hands on exploration with art, science, sensory, music and movement. 

Preschool & Pre-Kindergarten, ages 3-5

Hours 9 am-2 pm, MWF and/or TuTh, extended care available

AM Preschool, ages 3-5

Hours 9 am-noon, MWF and/or TuTh

Sheldon Immunization Report

Lane County Immunization Report

A 5% sibling discount may be given when two siblings are registered for Preschool during the same month. Discount can be applied when registering in person or on the phone. Some restrictions apply.