Fall Enrichment

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MADE SEWING

Let’s jump into the exciting world of sewing! In this club we use both our hands and our handy machines to make oodles of fun projects that may include emojis, pajamas, aprons, messenger bags, zipper totes, infinity scarves, monsters and much, much, more. No experience necessary and all supplies/fun will be provided.

Grades: 2-5
Times: Mondays, 2:25-3:55
Dates: Oct. 2,9, 16, 23, 30/ Nov. 6,13,27/ Dec. 4,11
Location: Library
Price: $180 for 10 weeks

PIANO KEYBOARD CLUB

Kids will have the opportunity to learn to play their favorite songs and music on electric keyboards. Radio hits, movie and television themes are made so easy, that our participants will be playing them after the very first class! The club is a combination of keyboard piano lessons and a music learning workshop, which uses a clever visual method to teach the basics of music reading and piano playing. We’ve developed lots of learning games and activities designed to teach kids basic music reading skills and playing techniques, in ways that are fun, engaging, and stimulating. We want our students to stay motivated and continue to want to learn to play music, whether they like Taylor SwiftBruno Mars or Beethoven. We have all the music they want. We have music from Frozen, Stars Wars, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, and lots more. Each participant has his/her own keyboard supplied during the class, along with headphones, and books and other materials are included.

Grades: k-5
Times: Tuesdays, 2:30-3:30
Dates: Oct. 3,10, 17,24,31/ Nov. 7,14,28/ Dec. 5, 12
Location: P5
Price: $190 for 10 weeks

RAINY DAY DINNER CLUB

You don’t have to make dinner tonight! Each week, students learn basic cooking skills while making dinner for their family! Students will create delicious dishes focusing on the importance of local ingredients, scratch cooking, and natural preservatives while practicing knife skills and kitchen safety.

As students follow recipes, they will learn the science behind the use of different ingredients involved and the important role herbs, spices and veggies play in flavoring our favorite dishes. Each entrée will serve 4 to 6 and will be packaged in oven ready cookware with baking instructions. All new recipes this session!

We will provide vegetarian options upon request at registration. **We can provide nut free classes, but we’re unable to provide gluten free or dairy free classes. For more info please visit rainydaydinnerclub.com.

Grades: 1-5
Times: Fridays, 2:25-4:45 (set up + 90 minutes)
Dates: Sept. 29/ Oct. 6,20,27/ Nov. 3,17/ Dec. 1,8
Location: Art Room
Price: $280 for 8 weeks

SMART WITH ART

This exploratory art course enables students to work with a wide variety of art materials, develop art skills, and learn art historical content. We will explore art from cultures around the world while creating both 2d and 3d works of art.

Grades: k-5
Times: Wednesdays, 1:10-2:25
Dates: Oct. 4,11,18,25/ Nov. 1,8,15,29/ Dec. 6
Location: Art Room
Price: $140 for 9 weeks

CORE CODING

Make the games you want to play! Students will bring their own ideas for the games and animations they wish to create, and our teachers will guide them towards their goals. A variety of challenges will supplement each coder’s own projects, which they’ll get to show in a presentation at the end of the class! Beginners will spend the first few lessons learning the basics of coding and how to use Scratch before diving into their own projects. Our classic Creative Coding experience is designed to be repeated as many times as desired, as each student continues to hone their skills through the individual assistance of our awesome instructors!

Grades: 3-5
Times: Mondays, 2:25-3:55
Dates: Oct. 2,9, 16, 23, 30/ Nov. 6,13,27/ Dec. 4,11
Location: Library
Price: $299 for 10 weeks

JUNIOR CODING

Get them started early! This class for 1st and 2nd graders features a mixture of creative play and guided activities with tablets to get your children exposed to basic coding concepts. Students will learn about programming, then practice it for themselves in a variety of fun and creative exercises intended to develop computational thinking. At the end of the class, every student will get to present something they worked on for their friends, family, and classmates. Coders are welcome to repeat this course, receiving greater challenges each time until they are ready for our Core classes. (Students with significant Scratch experience may be better suited to our Classic class; please check with us!)

Grades: 1-2
Times: Wednesdays, 1:10-2:40
Dates: Oct. 4,11,18,25/ Nov. 1,8,15,29/ Dec. 6, 13
Location: P5
Price: $299 for 10 weeks

ONE ON ONE ALL SPORTS

Skilled and experienced instructors will conduct an exciting 90-minute session each week right after school. We will focus on teamwork, sportsmanship, and having FUN! Have fun playing all of your favorite sports and games, including: Basketball Soccer Kickball Capture the Flag Line Tag and more.

Grades: 2-5
Times: Wednesdays, 1:15-3:00
Dates: Sept. 27/ Oct. 4,11,18,25/ Nov. 1,8,15,29/ Dec. 6
Location: Gym
Price: $170 for 10 weeks

ONE ON ONE SOCCER

Join One on One this semester for After School Soccer. Skilled and experienced instructors will conduct an exciting and progressive session each week right after school. We will learn age-appropriate fundamentals, rules and strategies of the beautiful game, and have fun scrimmaging while focusing on teamwork, sportsmanship, and FUN!

Grades: k-2
Times: Fridays, 2:25-3:30
Dates: Sept. 29/ Oct. 6,20,27/ Nov. 3,17/ Dec. 1,8
Location: Field
Price: $110 for 8 weeks

VCATS

Coach Gray teaches VCATS as an afterschool program, it is free and open to all students. VCATS is a gymnastic type program where student’s learn to juggle, jump rope, sommersault, back hand springs, unicycling, cartwheels, globe walking and hand walking. VCATS creates a comfortable environment for children to learn new athletic skills, build strength and self esteem. Flyers will be sent home when the program begins mid-fall. Students may join at anytime with parent/guardian permission. There is a spring showcase of their new skills!

CAPTAINS,
CLOWNS & FOOLS

Learn the power of parody, mastering these over-the-top characters and engaging in outrageous situations with Stone Soup Theatre! Explore improvisation and physical comedy and give these characters life with your own creativity and sense of humor. There will be a showcase of our work for family and friends on the last day of class.

Grades: k-5
Times: Fridays, 2:25-3:55
Dates: Sept. 29/ Oct. 6,20,27/ Nov. 3,17/ Dec. 1,8
Location: Library
Price: $144 for 8 weeks

CHESS CLUB

Chess is a wonderful game for young minds and teaches a wide variety of social, visual and thinking skills. In chess, children have a world which THEY control, where they can make choices, and where they learn the consequences of their choices. In chess club we use a dynamic approach to help young kids learn the game of chess at their level and at their speed.

CHESS I: Grades: k-1
Times: Thursdays, 2:30-3:30
Dates: Sept. 28/ Oct. 5,12,19,26/ Nov. 2,9,16,30/ Dec. 7
Location: P3
Price: $150 for 10 weeks

CHESS II: Grades: 2-5
Times: Tuesdays, 2:30-3:30
Dates: Sept. 26/ Oct. 3,10, 17,24,31/ Nov. 7,14,28/ Dec. 5
Location: P3
Price: $150 for 10 weeks