AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS

We offer students in a number of area school districts the opportunity to ArtBrushes_Webparticipate in specialized after school enrichment programs held right at their own school! Clubs are held for students in grades K-8 and take place once a week for 6-8 week sessions.

Popular clubs include exciting areas such as:

  • Clay & Sculpture
  • 
Radiant Child Yoga
  • Altered Art
  • The Art of Color
  • Comic Book Design
  • Cartooning
  • Video Game Design
  • 
 Creative Movement
  • Passport to Adventure
  • 
 and more!

Current partnering schools include:

  • Keansburg – Bolger Middle School
  • Hazlet – Beers Street School, Cove Street School, Lillian Drive School, Raritan Valley School, Sycamore ELEC
  • Highlands – Highlands Elementary School
  • Middletown – Bayview, Fairview, Harmony, Navesink, Nut Swamp, Ocean Avenue, River Plaza and Village Schools
  • Wall – Allenwood School and Wall Intermediate School

Join in the fun this school year!

For more information or to register for Arts Enrichment Programs
Call: 732.671.5505, ext. 123
E-mail: hnelson@cymca.


 

 

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Y-Clubs

Navesink Elementary School – Sculpture –

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Find it. Imagine it. Create it. Give 3-demensial form to your ideas. Stretch your imagination with the expressive art of sculpture. The creative course encourages playful exploration with found objects, polymer clay, paper and wire through hands-on experimentation and compositions driven by your child?s ideas. Working with a variety of techniques, including carving and modeling, your child will develop a new way of thinking and understanding space and form. We will explore color, texture, line and surface in everything we create. Sculpture encourages students to look at the world more abjectly to perceive art in a different light. Anything is possible with our imagination.

Date: Feb 22, 2017 - Apr 5, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 11

Program Cost: $70.00

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Navesink Elementary School – Creative Play

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Creative Play will help students develop an awareness and appreciation of the visual experience and of the limitless possibilities for making things. In this club, your child?s imagination will be challenged through creative collaboration of paint, sculpture, drawing, fiber work and print making. Young Artists will explore texture, color and techniques through a variety of different media and collaborative learning. Students will exercise their imagination through storytelling, sharing and learning. So join us for an engaging visual quest to explore and experience the power of art.

Date: Feb 22, 2017 - Apr 5, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $70.00

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River Plaza School – Creative Play

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Creative Play will help students develop an awareness and appreciation of the visual experience and of the limitless possibilities for making things. In this club, your child?s imagination will be challenged through creative collaboration of paint, sculpture, drawing, fiber work and print making. Young Artists will explore texture, color and techniques through a variety of different media and collaborative learning. Students will exercise their imagination through storytelling, sharing and learning. So join us for an engaging visual quest to explore and experience the power of art.

Date: Feb 28, 2017 - Apr 25, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ages: 7 - 12

Program Cost: $95.00

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River Plaza School – Crazy Concoctions

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

The Crazy Concoctions Club encourages and challenges children to be innovative as they create projects centered on a specific theme that captivates their imaginations. They will enjoy mixing, stretching, and concocting a variety of messy and fun creations! This club has been designed to pique your child’s interest in science through hands-on art projects that make scientific concepts tangible. Your child will experience “cause and effect” through projects based on measuring and combination of ingredients, in a collaborative educational setting. . .and, above all, your child will have a CRAZY CONCOCTION TIME FULL of FUN!

Date: Feb 28, 2017 - Apr 25, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $95.00

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Nut Swamp School – Creative Play

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Creative Play will help students develop an awareness and appreciation of the visual experience and of the limitless possibilities for making things. In this club, your child?s imagination will be challenged through creative collaboration of paint, sculpture, drawing, fiber work and print making. Young Artists will explore texture, color and techniques through a variety of different media and collaborative learning. Students will exercise their imagination through storytelling, sharing and learning. So join us for an engaging visual quest to explore and experience the power of art.

Date: Mar 14, 2017 - Apr 25, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $95.00

Y-Clubs

Nut Swamp School – Sculpture Club

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Find it. Imagine it. Create it. Give 3-demensial form to your ideas. Stretch your imagination with the expressive art of sculpture. The creative course encourages playful exploration with found objects, polymer clay, paper and wire through hands-on experimentation and compositions driven by your child’s ideas. Working with a variety of techniques, including carving and modeling, your child will develop a new way of thinking and understanding space and form. We will explore color, texture, line and surface in everything we create. Sculpture encourages students to look at the world more abjectly to perceive art in a different light. Anything is possible with our imagination.

Date: Mar 14, 2017 - Apr 25, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 12

Program Cost: $95.00

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Harmony Elementary School – Creative Play

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Creative Play will help students develop an awareness and appreciation of the visual experience and of the limitless possibilities for making things. In this club, your child?s imagination will be challenged through creative collaboration of paint, sculpture, drawing, fiber work and print making. Young Artists will explore texture, color and techniques through a variety of different media and collaborative learning. Students will exercise their imagination through storytelling, sharing and learning. So join us for an engaging visual quest to explore and experience the power of art.

Date: Mar 23, 2017 - May 4, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $95.00

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Harmony Elementary School – Clay and Sculpture

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Students will learn how to take a slab of clay and transform it into a real masterpiece. Students will shape bowls, cups and other decorative pieces. Once the clay has dried and been fired, students will apply glaze to their bisque pieces for beautiful color.

Date: Mar 23, 2017 - May 4, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 11

Program Cost: $95.00

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Middletown Village School – Clay Club

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Students will learn how to take a slab of clay and transform it into a real masterpiece. Students will shape bowls, cups and other decorative pieces. Once the clay has dried and been fired, students will apply glaze to their bisque pieces for beautiful color.

Date: Mar 27, 2017 - May 15, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $95.00

Y-Clubs

Middletown Village School- Sculpture

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Find it. Imagine it. Create it. Give 3-demensial form to your ideas. Stretch your imagination with the expressive art of sculpture. The creative course encourages playful exploration with found objects, polymer clay, paper and wire through hands-on experimentation and compositions driven by your child?s ideas. Working with a variety of techniques, including carving and modeling, your child will develop a new way of thinking and understanding space and form. We will explore color, texture, line and surface in everything we create. Sculpture encourages students to look at the world more abjectly to perceive art in a different light. Anything is possible with our imagination.

Date: Mar 27, 2017 - May 15, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 8 - 12

Program Cost: $95.00