Teen Classes

Digital Media

Elements and Principles of Design: The Adobe Creative Suite
Ages15+
$115 Non-members | $85 Members
Instructor: Cassidy Tonks Hatch
Sep 22 - Oct 27, 2021

6 Wednesdays, 6 - 7:30 pm

Explore the elements and principles of design with guided projects using the Adobe Creative Suite. Each week will feature a design prompt illustrating the use of various tools/functions: texture (week one), contrast (week two), line (week three), movement (week four), pattern (week five), and balance (week six). Students should bring a flash drive, camera (phone, tablet, or DSLR), and SD card (if using camera). Capacity: 10 students.  Minimum: 5 students.  Ages 15+.

Music

Private Cello Lessons: Fall 2021
Ages:5-18
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Beth Goldstein-McKee
Sep 21 - Nov 9, 2021

8 Tuesdays, by half-hour appointment

Whether your child is just beginning or seeking to advance his/her skills, each ½ hour private lesson is tailored to the student’s individual abilities. Information on rentals and appropriately sized instruments is available. Options to add additional individual and group lessons available.

Private Saxophone Lessons: Fall 2021
Ages10+
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Jarrod Medved
Sep 22 - Nov 10, 2021

8 Wednesdays,  by half-hour appointment

Learn to play the saxophone or refine your performance with private ½ hour lessons tailored to your skill level. Topics will include saxophone sound and technique, reading music, learning and reading aurally (without the use of sheet music), instrumental improvisation, and home recording. The semester will culminate in students performing live (for family) or recording an improvised solo over a selected piece of music or backing track. Lessons are for students of varied skill levels, including beginners. Ages 10+.  We will contact you to schedule your half-hour appointment , between 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., after registration.

Private Voice Lessons: Fall 2021
Ages10+
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Kris Harper
Sep 23 - Nov 11, 2021

8 Thursdays, by half-hour appointment

Whether just beginning or refining your skills, join newcomer Kris Harper for 1:1 vocal instruction incorporating the benefit of proper breathing techniques, posture, engagement of the entire body, vocal production, and proper vowel formation.  Lessons are open to children and adults, ages 10+. We will contact you to schedule your lesson time, between 3:00 – 6:00 pm, after registration

The Drumming Circle: Fall 2021
Ages10+
$115 Non-members | $85 Members
Instructor: Kris Harper
Sep 23 - Nov 11, 2021

8 Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 pm

Apprehensive about making music?  There’s no wrong way to drum! Explore your curiosity with less apprehension and more success while building strong social skills!  Drumming circles have proven beneficial to communication, academic and emotional development, cognitive skills, and even fine and gross motor impairments! Learn about this versatile instrument and have fun in a supportive environment. African drums will be provided in class. Capacity: 12. Minimum: 5. Ages 10+.

Piano Lessons: Fall 2021
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Kevin Danielson
Sep 25 - Nov 13, 2021

8 Saturdays, by half-hour appointment

Join teacher Kevin Danielson for 1:1 piano instruction for beginners, as well as those wanting to improve their musical talents. Each one-half hour lesson, tailored to the student’s individual level, will build on skills.  Ages 10+. Appointments begin at 10:30 am. Last appointment at 3:30 pm.

Group Cello Class: Fall 2021
Ages:5-18
$80 Non-members | $65 Members
Instructor: Beth Goldstein-McKee
Oct 5 - Nov 9, 2021

Reinforce private lessons by learning to play with others! This course is designed to help existing students listen, respond and perform as a team. Lessons will end with a recital for families.

Painting

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Stained Glass

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Videography

Videography for Teens: Fall 2021
Ages:13-18
$160 Non-members | $130 Members
Instructor: Tom Stoops
Sep 23 - Nov 11, 2021

8 Thursdays, 6-8 pm

This class is to provide students with little to no knowledge of video production with the basic steps required to produce a Hollywood film/video. Gain a basic understanding of camera operation, lighting, editing and sound to make a video with your classmates! Bring a notebook and a flash drive. Capacity: 8.  Minimum: 6. Ages 13-18.

Claymation Animation: Fall 2021
Ages:9-12
$145 Non-members | $115 Members
Instructor: Tom Stoops
Sep 25 - Nov 13, 2021

8 Saturdays, 10-11:30 am

Claymation is essentially stop motion animation using clay to create your characters and develop your storyline. Professional filmmaker, Tom Stoops, will lead students through the process of developing a character and storyline, the use of green screens, cameras, and editing. At the end of the course, the students will have a finished ‘short’ to share! Capacity: 8. Minimum: 6.

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