Great Neck House Fall Youth Classes
Thu Dec. 12Fun Art / Exploring Drawing Scribble drawings, sponge paintings, handmade paper, graphite pencils, charcoal, and collages … all play a part in our Fun Art classes! Imagination, mixed-media, and an open mind, Will allow you to draw and explore! Children ages 5 and up
General Information: Classes begin the week of September 8th and end the week of December 9th unless otherwise noted. Course registration is on a first come, first served basis during regular registration department hours. Parents are required to stay for all children’s classes except classes indicated. If you don’t see a class that meets your requirements please see our facility director about trying to coordinate another class. Monday and Tuesday classes run for 12 weeks, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday classes run 13 weeks.
Beginner Ballet / Modern Dance
Ballet and Modern dance are considered two of the most fundamental forms of dance since both teach balance and coordination skills that can be used throughout life. This class will teach students the basic skills and techniques of both dance forms. Activities include bare, floor, center stage and traveling floor work in a fun, encouraging environment. Leotard and tights preferred, ballet shoes required.
Thursday 4:15 – 5:00 p.m. (ages 3-5) $130
Thursday 5:00 – 5:45 p.m. (ages 5+) $130
Kids in the Kitchen
Cooking, math, science, reading, and history--all mixed up into one pot of fun! In Kids in the Kitchen, your child will learn to make: cookies, bread, brownies, Fruit Kabobs, muffins, pizza, salads and more! Teaches children safety, nutrition, cleanliness, measuring and use of equipment. Come join the fun. (All ingredients are kosher)
Monday 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. (ages 4-8) $216
Tuesday 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. (ages 4-8) $216
I'm a Big Kid Now
Designed for children 18 months to 3 years of age who have never been to school. Introduction to learning skills such as basic math, reading and more.
Monday 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. $180
Tuesday 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. $180
Wednesday 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. $195
Anything can be hand built by you. We will show you how. Begin by pulling the clay, building your piece, to cleaning and glazing it. The sparkling results will amaze you! Children ages 3.5 and up
Tuesday 4:00 - 4:50 p.m. $180 Roberta
Thursday 5:00 - 5:50 p.m. $195 Roberta
Fun Art - Exploring Drawing
Scribble drawings, sponge paintings, handmade paper, graphite pencils, charcoal, and collages … all play a part in our Fun Art classes! Imagination, mixed-media, and an open mind, Will allow you to draw and explore! Children ages 5 and up
Tuesday 5:00 - 5:50 p.m. $180
Thursday (Int. / Adv.) 4:00 - 4:50 p.m. $195
Gymnastics / Tumble
Learn Gymnastics skills in a friendly environment that encourages movement and motivation. Students will learn to stretch, tumble, balance beam, hand
stands, cart wheels and basic vault. Students should wear comfortable clothes.
**10 weeks starting 9/17
Tuesday 1:45 – 2:30 p.m. (ages 3-4) $100
Tuesday 3:15 – 4:00 p.m. (ages 4-5) $100
Tuesday 4:00 – 4:45 p.m. (ages 5 and up) $100
Tuesday 5:00 – 5:45 p.m. (ages 5 and up) $100
Tuesday 5:45 – 6:30 p.m. (ages 7 and up) $100
Tuesday 6:45 – 7:45 p.m. (ages 8 and up) $130
This program provides children and young adults with disabilities the opportunity to explore the love of art with few limitations. Various art media explored in the field of art/crafts in a passionate, caring environment. This course is taught by special education instructors with extra special TLC.
Cindy Zubli – GNPD therapeutic skating director with years of experience. Works for GNPS Summer Rec Program. Park district resident.
Van Moody - art teacher with years of experience. Works for GNPS Summer Rec Program.
Thursday 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. (ages 17+) $340 *9 weeks
Saturday 12:00 - 12:45 p.m. (ages 7-13) $200 *8 weeks
**Starts October 3 and 5