AfterSchool Arts Immersion
AfterSchool Arts Immersion is the area’s only arts-based after school program for young artists in grades K-5. AAI features a new arts residency every two weeks, full and part-time enrollment options, transportation from select schools, and supervised homework time in a fun, safe, and creative environment!
Students must attend a minimum of 2 days a week. Monthly tuition prices can be found on the application form below. Transportation for the 2016-2017 school year is available from Carrboro Elementary, McDougle Elementary, Northside Elementary, Glenwood Elementary, and FPG Elementary. Apply soon to reserve your space!
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to request transportation from other area schools.
Youth Arts Classes
Youth Arts Classes meet once a week for a select number of weeks. These classes are designed to offer young artists an engaging experience in their chosen art form.
|Session A: February-March||Session B: April-May|
|Mondays||Painting & Drawing Techniques A (grades K-2) w/ Beatrice Ruggeri, 4-5:30 PM||Painting & Drawing Techniques B (grades K-2) w/ Beatrice Ruggeri, 4-5:30 PM|
|Fridays||Pottery w/ Jason Abide
Homeschoolers A, 1-2:30 PM
Grades 1-3 A, 3:15-4:30 PM
Grades 4-6 A, 4:30-6 PM
|Pottery w/ Jason Abide
Homeschoolers B, 1-2:30 PM
Grades 1-3 B, 3:15-4:30 PM
Grades 4-6 B, 4:30-6 PM
MiniCamps are arts workshops held on CHCCS teacher workdays and select holidays. Half-day and full-day programs are available. Each MiniCamp features classes with four professional teaching artists and a variety of art forms. Upcoming projects and themes include Handbuilding, Hip Hop Dance, Drawing Techniques, Improv Theatre, and more. Reserve your spaces early!
|MiniCamp Date||AM Session (9 AM-Noon)||PM Session (1-4 PM)|
|Monday, March 27||3/27 AM||3/27 PM|
|Tuesday, March 28||3/28 AM||3/28 PM|
|Wednesday, March 29||3/29 AM||3/29 PM|
|Thursday, March 30||3/30 AM||3/30 PM|
|Friday, March 31||3/31 AM||3/31 PM|
Registration for an AM and PM MiniCamp session includes lunchtime supervision at no charge, but The ArtsCenter does not provide lunch. Campers should pack a lunch and two snacks (one for the morning and one for the afternoon).
Extended care is also available at no charge, beginning at 8:30 AM (camp activities begin at 9 AM) and ending at 5 PM (camp activities end at 4 PM). During extended care periods, students will have supervised free play time.