Winter registration opens for members 10/5 and non-members 10/7!

 

Art in Nature (1-3 years) 

Explore mother nature and the elements in this new art class! Your child will make natural paint brushes, paint branches and create wood sculptures. Seasonal projects will include use of pumpkins, leaves, snow, flowers, dirt and much more. We will explore sensory bins with sand, dirt and other items to see what happens when we add water, snow and other natural elements. Dig in!

Register: Tuesdays 9:15 

 

Express Yourself (3-5 years)

Each week students will have the ability to express themselves through painting and engaging their creative side. This class will allow students to use unconventional objects like shoelaces and straws to paint! The bigger the mess, the better!

Register: Thursdays at 3:00

 

Fashion Design (6-12 years)

Get ready to explore the world of fashion, from creating your own textiles to sewing up cool outfits. The class will focus on basics of hand sewing, color, fashion illustration, and textiles. Participants will create their favorite dolls or stuffed animals, learn to create fun and interesting patterns, and create a fashion portfolio of their dream outfits. Unleash your inner fashionista in this exciting class!

Register: Thursdays at 5:00

 

Jewelry Making (6-9 years) 

We will create beautiful pieces of jewelry using various methods and materials including metal, wire, paper, clay, recycled objects and much more! By learning how jewelry is made we will use our imagination and creativity to make unique pieces for ourselves and others.  

Register: Tuesdays at 5:30

 

 

Knitting & Weaving  (7-12 years)

Come down to the Firehouse on Tuesdays for Knitting & Weaving with Miss Aurore! Each week students will work on knitting and weaving skills using yarn. Whether you're new to knitting and weaving or experienced, this is a great class to build your weaving skills. This class is a great way to decorate any child's room with some fun projects throughout the winter!

Register: Tuesdays 4:30

 

 

Little Builders (3-5 years)

 Grab your curious creator and get ready to build some skills! This class will teach the importance of problem solving through various materials. It will also be an introduction to 3D art and sculptures through fun projects! 

Register: Wednesday 2:30

 

 

Mundo de Colores (1-3 years)

Art projects and crafts will help your little one learn simple Spanish phrases and colors. Mundo de Colores promotes development of hand-eye coordination, visual and fine motor skills through sequencing and arranging.  This class will also broaden awareness of colors, shapes, shades and textures.

Register: Fridays at 9:15

 

Ocean Explorers (1-3 years) 

Dive into this art class with us as we learn all about the ocean and the creatures that call it home. Students will be read a different story each week highlighting a different underwater creature, followed by an art project related to the creature of the week! 

Register: Fridays at 10:15 

 

 

Pre-School Picasso (3-5 years) 

Wade into the art world and its most popular mediums: paint, clay, watercolors and solids. Pre-School Picasso will focus on pre-school related themes, activities and developmental goals. Participants will develop visual and fine motor skills, practice sequencing and arranging, and gain a more detailed awareness of colors, shapes, shades, and textures. 

Register: Wednesday 3:30

 

 

Play, Paint & Investigate (3-5 years)  

Join us for a hands-on, messy class letting your child create and play through different provocations and social-emotional skill activities. Through interesting inquiry and pretend play, we will use various textures,  materials and mediums. We will smash and mix, discovering our senses using mortar, pestles, clay, light, shadow and paint among other sensory fulfilling activities. 

Register: Fridays 3:15 

  Tuesday 3:30

 

Sensory Play (1-3 years)

Come and explore through various modes of sensory play. Each week we will introduce new materials and activities to help engage our little ones' minds through textures, touch, sight, sound and movement. Sensory play is a wonderful opportunity to play, explore, learn and to create in a fun process-based environment. 

Register: Thursdays 9:15

  Tuesdays 10:15 

 

Story-telling with Loose Parts (1-3 years)

During the first steps of language and literacy development, we can deepen our curiosity by using creative materials that ignite our love for reading. Inspired through fairy tales and stories, this class will use a wide range of art mediums as practice guides to create thoughts and interpretations of our very own characters and stories. Get ready to explore your creativity through a blend of art making and storytelling. 

Register: Thursday 11:15 

 

Stuffed Animal Art (6-9 years)

This class is for students looking to learn how to create with a needle and thread as well as some basics of knitting with the ultimate goal of creating stuffed animals while gaining skills useful for other crafts too. 

Register: Thursdays at 4:00

 

Current Fall registration is still open, enroll below! 

 

Animal Education Art (3-5 years)

In this art class, students will focus on a different animal each week, learning about what makes them special like where they are from and what they eat. After learning about the animal, students will create an art project inspired by the animal, merging zoology with creating!

Register: Thursday at 11:15

       

Fairytale Art (3-5 years)

In this class, students will immerse themselves into a different Fairy Tale creation each week. Participants will make magical pieces of art such as princes, princesses and other mythical creature designs, allowing for imagination and creativity. We'll read a diverse range of fairy tales, while learning about colors, combinations and textures.

Register: Mondays at 11:15

 

Jewelry Making (6-9 years)

We will create beautiful pieces of jewelry using various methods and materials including metal, wire, paper, clay, recycled objects and much more. By learning how jewelry is made we will use our imagination and creativity to make unique pieces for ourselves and others.

Register: Thursdays at 5:00

 

 Messy Paint in the Park (3-5 years)

Let your child explore and get messy without the hassle of cleaning up! Students will explore various ways of painting through splatter paint, tempra (non-toxic paint) and other creative mediums. Ponchos, smocks, and wipes will be provided. Get ready to get messy and creative!

Register: Thursdays at 2:15

 

Mundo de Colores Pod (1-3 years)

This class is for families who want to participate in the semi-private pod offerings but do not have a group of families to create their own pod with. This class will be closed to the public one week after it begins so that the group is the same students for the season.

Art projects and crafts will help your little one learn simple Spanish phrases and colors. Mundo de Colores promotes development of hand-eye coordination, visual and fine motor skills through sequencing and arranging.  This class will also broaden awareness of colors, shapes, shades and textures.

Register: Fridays at 9:15

 

Ocean Explorers (3-5 years) 

Dive into this new art class with us as we learn all about the ocean and the creatures that call it home. Students can make a splash in our water tank and will create a new art project related to the lesson each week, learning with a greater understanding of the seven seas.  

Register: Fridays at 10:15

 

Play, Paint & Investigate (3-5 years) 

The next step to fulfill the investigative and natural schema of childhood. Join us for a hands-on, messy class letting your child create and play through different provocations and social-emotional skill activities. Through interesting inquiry and pretend play, we will use various textures,  materials and mediums. We will smash and mix, discovering our senses using mortar, pestles, clay, light, shadow and paint among other sensory fulfilling activities. 

Register: Tuesdays at 4:00 

 

Stuffed Animal Art (5-8 years)

This class is for students looking to learn how to create with a needle and thread as well as some basics of knitting with the ultimate goal of creating stuffed animals while gaining skills useful for other crafts too. 

Register: Thursdays at 4:00

 

Weaving Art Magic (7-12 years)

Come down to the Firehouse on Thursdays for Art Weaving Magic with Miss Aurore! Each week students will work on fun projects involving weaving baskets and other fun materials you'll be able to take home right afterwards. A great way to decorate any child's room with some fun projects throughout the fall!

Register: Tuesdays at 3:00

 

 

 


 

Interested in all of our enrichment program offerings?

Visit our programs page to see all of our classes!

 

 

Questions?

Email our Enrichment Programs Coordinator, Elizabeth Charest