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

Beers Street 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: May 1, 2017 - Jun 12, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 11

Program Cost: $95.00

Y-Clubs

Navesink School- Art of Color

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Through hands-on exploration, your young artists will love learning and experiencing the world of color. In this club, children will engage in the process of creating multiple works of art using different techniques and materials while analyzing the work on color of renowned artists such as Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh and others. The Y?s Art of Color Club creates a platform for children to develop a language of self-expression while enhancing self-awareness skills by integrating the art of color to achieve social and academic success. Each child will create his/her own masterpiece using watercolors, paints, pastels and pencils, among others.

Date: May 3, 2017 - Jun 14, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $70.00

Y-Clubs

Navesink School- Cartooning

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

This unique club focuses on the art of cartooning. It supports critical thinking, problem finding and solving, and engaging students in an expressive exchange of ideas. Creating a story book requires developing an overall idea, writing/drawing a script with actions and dialogue, and transferring that idea into pages. Create new worlds and learn new art media and techniques. Students will spend time working with both traditional drawing tools and other mixed media materials. The Cartooning Club sets the stage for children to develop a language of expression while enhancing self-awareness and self-management skills through the integration of art and cartooning to achieve social and academic success.

Date: May 3, 2017 - Jun 14, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 10

Program Cost: $70.00