Ages 6-8

2017 Class Schedule and Fees
All classes are listed by date and time.

Registration closes one week prior to class start date.

 

Morning sessions: 9:00 a.m. - Noon 
Afternoon Sessions: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
All-Day Sessions 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Week 1 (June 12-16)

Week 2 (June 19-23)

Week 3 (June 26 - June 30)

Week 4 (July 10-14)

Week 5 (July 17-21)

Week 6 (July 24-28)

 

Week 1 (June 12-16)

 

 

Slimy Science

Explore scientific principals making slime, using gummy worms, designing a bubble blower and many more hands-on slimy experiments.

Price: $85

Instructor: Amber Wildfire

6-8 years, June 12-16, mornings

 

STEM Lego TM Experience

Explore the fun and creative world of Lego's. Express your own creativity using Lego's latest technology and engage in STEM based Lego challenges to enhance your building, problem solving and reasoning skills while having fun designing and building with Legos!

Price: $85

Instructor: Theresa Tonelli

6-8 years, June 12-16, mornings

 

Creative Coding and Programming; An Introduction to Video Game Design

Learn basic coding and programming skills to create your own games and animations. Create a digital story and maze game with characters. Discover how every action requires a command and script and learn to identify how these concepts are used in every day life.

Price: $90

Instructor: Matt Greene

6-8 years, June 12-16, afternoons

 

Cookie Crush NEW

Who stole the cookies from the cookie jar? Learn how to make several different kinds of delicious cookies while learning about measuring and baking techniques.

Price: $85

Instructor: Kristin Tregaskis

6-8 years, June 12-16, afternoons

 

Acting for the Stage 1

Learn the art of Narrative Pantomime, how to take stage direction, how to develop character, projection, stage presence and techniques for memorizing lines. All the skills young actors need to gain familiarity with a future in performing arts. The week long session will culminate in a performance for friends and family.

Price: $85

Instructor: Steve O'Donnell

6-9 years, June 12-16, afternoons

 

Week 2 (June 19-23)

 

Awesome Authors

Students will experience bringing their originals stories to "publication". They will author and illustrate their own personal hard-back book!

Price: $85

Instructor: Vicki Zellefrow

6-8 years, June 19-23, mornings

 

Science Super Heros NEW

Experience you favorite superhero's in a new way. Learn about their super senses and the animals they get them from. Engage in science experiments to enhance the senses like super hero's.

Price: $85

Instructor: Theresa Tonelli

6-8 years, June 19-23, mornings

 

My Doll and Me

Embark on a summer adventure full of fun with your favorite 18" doll (American Girl or similar). Create accessories like sandals, slippers, sleeping bag , backpacks and more for your doll to attend CFK, slumber parties, camping trips and other events. The best part of this adventure is your doll can come with you!

Price: $85

Instructor: Ashley Boetger

6-8 years, June 19-23, afternoons

 

Backyard Camp Out

Ready for a week of "camp"? Have fun hiking, making a tent, gathering firewood and creating camp crafts. Join us as we explore the gorge and participate in a "night experience" at the planetarium.

Price: $85

Instructor: Patti Rial

6-8 years, June 19-23, afternoons

 

Week 3 (June 26 - June 30)

 

Outdoor Sports and Games

There is a myth that learning can only happen in the classroom. In fact, learning can happen anywhere; especially while exercising and having fun outside! Outdoor Sports and Games will provide opportunity to get outside, learn new sports, practice good sportsmanship, develop new skills, including problem solving, and so much more! This class is designed for both boys and girls.

Price: $85

Instructor: Jake Trojak

6-8 years, June 26-30, mornings

 

Create a Story NEW

Create art and stories based on outstanding wordless picture books using clay, colored pencils, collage and story themed cookie decorating. Take a guided tour though an award winning picture book and learn to appreciated storytelling as a great art. Develop life-long learning skills through hands on art projects and verbal sharing.

Price: $85

Instructor: Kitty Harrington and Ann Joslin

6-8 years, June 26-30, mornings

 

"Bibbity, Boppity, Boo"

Calling all Princesses! Would you like to live your fairytale by making your dreams of becoming a princess come true? Then join your "fairy god-mother" for a week filled with stories, crafts, and Enchanted Tea Parties!

Price: $85

Instructor: Melissa Weismiller

6-8 years, June 26-30, afternoons

 

Star Wars STEM NEW

Join the rebel forces, make your own light saber to help free Han Solo and destroy the death star. Make galaxy slime, explore our solar system and the planets in the Star Wars galaxy. Learn about gravity in space and on earth.

Price: $85

Instructor: Theresa Tonelli

6-8 years, June 26-30, afternoons

 

Week 4 (July 10-14)

 

Watercolor Blast

Watercolors are so much fun! Create wonderful works of art using painting techniques. Professional quality paper, paints and brushes will be used. Grab your paint brush and lets get started.

Price: $85

Instructor: Tami Hritzay

6-8 years, July 10-14, mornings

 

Dinosaur Digs

Participate in a dinosaur dig and make your own fossil. Learn about meat and plant eating dinosaurs and theories about how they reached extinction.

Price: $85

Instructor: Theresa Tonelli

6-8 years, July 10-14, mornings

 

Cooking Kids

Join in the cooking fun. Learn how to follow a recipe and kitchen safety while making some simple recipes. *Peanuts may be used in cooking classes*

Price: $85

Instructor: Kristin Tregaskis

6-8 years, July 10-14, afternoons

 

Harry Potter Extravaganza

Experience the world of Harry Potter as you take the train to Hogwarts School.  Participate in Hogwarts classes such as Care of Magical Creatures, Potions and Herbology.  Make your own wands, glup and other slimy potions, grow plants and more.

Price: $85

Instructor: Theresa Tonelli

6-8 years, July 10-14, afternoons

 

Week 5 (July 17-21)

 

Creative Coding and Programming; An Introduction to Video Game Design

Learn basic coding and programming skills to create your own games and animations. Create a digital story and maze game with characters. Discover how every action requires a command and script and learn to identify how these concepts are used in every day life.

Price: $90

Instructor: Matt Greene

6-8 years, July 17-21, mornings

 

Journey to the Art of Drawing

Experience the wonders of drawing. Throughout class, students will learn the basics of shading, texture and primitive perspective. Participants will use these techniques to draw new animals, people and landscapes.

Price: $85

Instructor: Tami Hritzay

6-8 years, July 17-21, mornings

 

Cake Wars

Design and decorate your own cake masterpiece while learning about measuring and baking techniques. *Peanuts may be used in cooking classes*

Price: $85

Instructor: Kristin Tregaskis

6-8 years, July 17-21, afternoons

 

Backyard Camp Out

Ready for a week of "camp"? Have fun hiking, making a tent, gathering firewood and creating camp crafts. Join us as we explore the gorge and participate in a "night experience" at the planetarium.

Price: $85

Instructor: Patti Rial

6-8 years, July 17-21, afternoons

 

Week 6 (July 24 - July 28)

 

Under the Sea

Future marine biologists welcome! Join in the fun as we investigate the ocean and some of the life it supports. Deepen your scientific knowledge of ocean habitats through a variety of activities as we embark on a trip to a new destination. Work in teams and participate in a variety of hands on learning opportunities and art projects as we explore life under the sea.

Price: $85

Instructor: Vicki Saska

6-8 years, July 24-28, mornings

 

Website Design NEW

Create your own website, that can be viewed virtually anywhere in the world, on a topic of your choice using various Web 2.0 tools and design concepts. Learn about Search Engine Optimization and the importance of digital citizenship.

Price: $85

Instructor: Matt Greene

6-8 years, July 24-28, mornings

 

My Doll and Me Part 2 NEW

Embark on a new summer adventure full of fun with your favorite 18" doll (American Girl or similar). Create accessories that are different than in My Doll and Me. The many new accessories you create will allow you to have a movie night, pizza party, fashion show and more! The best part of this adventure is your doll can come with you!

Price: $85

Instructor: Ashley Boetger

7-10 years, July 24-28, afternoons

 

Origami

Learn the basics of origami art. Create 3D pieces such as boxes, animals and mobiles.

Price: $85

Instructor: Tami Hritzay

6-8 years, July 24-28, afternoons

 

Slimy Science

Explore scientific principals making slime, using gummy worms, designing a bubble blower and many more hands-on slimy experiments.

Price: $85

Instructor: Amber Wildfire

6-8 years, July 24-28, afternoons