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Alternative Process Nature Photography (Ages 5-10)

This class will use historical and non-traditional photographic printing processes. The processes being practiced were created over 100 years ago, and mostly fueled by nature and the sun. The works will be inspired by 1800s scientist /photographer Sir John Herschel. Some processes that will be practiced are Cyanotypes, SunPrints, and Anthotypes.
Taught by Nicole Geletka.

Calling All Bakers! (Ages 5-10)

We’ll be baking up a storm this summer. Sweet and savory- the sky’s the limit! Cookies, cupcakes, muffins and then some! There will be plenty of tasting happening and at the end of the session you’ll get recipes to take home!
Taught by Kathy Clements.

This is a nut free class, however some ingredients used may be processed on shared facilities. If meat is being used (no pork) there will always be a vegetarian option available. This class is NOT recommended for children with ANY food allergies or dietary restrictions beyond vegetarian.

Escape Room (Ages 5-10)

Do you like puzzles? How about working as a team to solve mysteries and master riddles to see if you have what it takes to beat the clock?! Inspired by the popular Escape Room concept, this is an interactive and team building class, focused on getting kids moving, thinking outside the box and working together! Each day a new story/challenge will be presented. Students will learn how to work together using logic and wit, to race the clock in order to solve whatever challenge or mystery the day might bring. So, bring your brilliance and skills. This year we have all new escape rooms never seen before!
Taught by ACE Enrichment.

Basketball (Ages 5-10)

Improve your skills and confidence in this fast-paced and exciting basketball class! Dribbling, passing, footwork, ball handling, shooting and other fundamental basketball skills will be taught in this class for students of all skill levels. ACE Hoops! is a non-competitive sports class that will allow students to build endurance, develop coordination, and have a blast! Players will play a game each week, in addition to working on skills and drills in a fun and friendly environment.
Taught by ACE Enrichment.

KlayKidz (Ages 5-10)

Clay… Clay… and more Clay, build it the fun way in KlayKidz.  This creative class let’s your imagination flow while building fun stories around your clay sculptures.  We will explore and build critters, create fun animals, and use our imagination to create superheroes and much more! All of the fun is in preparation for the big reveal where we showcase our masterpieces with friends and family. If you love to build and play, KlayKidz is the way!
Taught by Delandis McClam.

Woodworking (Ages 5-10)

In this class students will be making long and precise cuts, drilling their own holes and will cut and chisel their own dados and rabbits. As always students will be learning how to measure accurately and use squares to make right angles. This summer we will plan to make 2 or more small projects during each session. There will be lots of nailing, gluing, sawing, sanding and painting.
Taught by Rick Goodwell.

Drawing (Ages 5-10)

Using a variety of dry mediums (pencils, colored pencils, crayons, oil pastels and markers), we will explore different techniques in drawing. Some drawings will be from observing real life, others will be from our imaginations. We will draw in a range of styles from abstract/graphic to realistic. Subject matter will include portrait, self-portrait, landscape and illustration (using drawing to tell a story).
Taught by Larry Ashton.

Puppet Making (Ages 5-10)

In this class, we will create two puppets:

1) Using a simple brown paper lunch bag, we will collage photos from magazines & photos of ourselves to make a talking hand-puppet.

2) Inspired by the puppets of famed Swiss painter, Paul Klee, we will use paper mâché & tempera paint on a balloon to make a head that will be attached to a glove body using fabric scraps sewn together.
Taught by Larry Ashton.

HOGWARTS Magic Workshop (Ages 5-8)

Expelliarmus! Hogwarts’ Magic Workshop is here to amaze with spells, tricks, props, and techniques for our young wizards. Following the Code of Gryffindor, students will be just like Harry Potter and develop new skills, dexterity, creativity, stage presence, and self-confidence. All props are provided, and a new trick is sent home each class! Join us as we learn tricks, have house competitions, wizard games and more!
Taught by ACE Enrichment.

The Art of Watercolor (Ages 5-10)

Become the next Picasso or Monet in this awesome watercolor painting class! Students will learn basic drawing and painting techniques, get creative, and develop their own unique, artistic style. Using paintbrushes, sponges and more, students will experiment with different ways of applying paint to paper. Their imaginations will be put to the test to come up with unique compositions. Combining painting and drawing materials and techniques, students will create beautiful, mixed-media masterpieces! This class is beginner based and great for learning new drawing and painting skills.
Taught by ACE Enrichment.

Mad Science (Ages 5-8)

Mad Science of Los Angeles conducts educational, entertaining and hands-on science, engineering and technology activities for elementary age children. Our mission is to spark the imagination and curiosity of children everywhere. We do this by providing them with fun, interactive and educational activities that instill a clearer understanding of science and how it affects the world around us! 
Taught by Mad Science of Los Angeles.

Space Adventure (Ages 7-10)

In this course students will be exposed to the world of space and technology. They will learn about various types of sensors, electrical engines, remote controllers, infrared qualities, cog-wheels (speed & momentum) and more.
*Students will take home every model built throughout the course!
Taught by Stem&More.

Hand Sewing (Ages 5-10)

Children will learn basics of hand sewing. We will practice sewing on a simple and fun project. No sewing experience is needed. Children will work at their own pace with an instructor available for help and support.
Taught by Irena West.

Cooking for All! (Ages 5-10)

Everyone is welcome in this kitchen! We’ll be making different foods from snacks to desserts. And plenty of tasting along the way! All skill levels come join us in this hands-on cooking adventure and try something new (or an old favorite!). Each class will try what they made that day and everyone gets the class recipes at the end of the session.
Taught by Kathy Clements.

This is a nut free class, however some ingredients used may be processed on shared facilities. If meat is being used (no pork) there will always be a vegetarian option available. This class is NOT recommended for children with ANY food allergies or dietary restrictions beyond vegetarian.

Comic Book Creators (Ages 5-10)

Brainstorm, Storyboard, Pencil, Ink, and Color. Imagine a future world full of new technologies and challenges facing humans at every turn...Now draw it! In this special comic book class, create a character that will explore the future as you see it. When you zoom light years ahead, what will you find? After the session is over, the comic booklets are taken back to our studio and professionally edited and put together! When complete, the comic books will be delivered to the students and are theirs to keep. All materials and supplies provided. Class is for boys and girls. Returning students are encouraged and new comic book creators welcome!
Taught by ACE Enrichment.

Painting (Ages 5-10)

In this class, we will experiment using various paints (watercolor, colored pencils that turn into watercolor when wet, tempera paint, with different size/shaped brushes on different kinds of paper. We will also explore wax (crayon/oil pastel) with paint (watercolor) resist. Subject matter will include portrait, still life and landscape.
Taught by Larry Ashton.

Mad Science (Ages 7-10)

Mad Science of Los Angeles conducts educational, entertaining and hands-on science, engineering and technology activities for elementary age children. Our mission is to spark the imagination and curiosity of children everywhere. We do this by providing them with fun, interactive and educational activities that instill a clearer understanding of science and how it affects the world around us! 
Taught by Mad Science of Los Angeles

Hip Hop (Ages 5-10)

In this high-energy, age-appropriate class, kids will learn fun hip-hop techniques and
combinations. This class will allow hip hoppers to have fun dancing to a variety of funky hip hop
beats as they begin to develop their coordination, musicality, body awareness and overall
performance. We will create a fun environment by using creative games, props, and engaging
activities. All music is kid appropriate.
Taught by ACE Enrichment.

Creative Crafts! (Ages 5-10)

Come join the fun in our arts and crafts class. We’ll work on great projects that allow for your child’s creativity to shine! Everything we make the kids will get to take home. All ages and skill levels are welcome!
Taught by Kathy Clements.

Dino-Robotics (Ages 5-8)

In this unique course students will enter the fascinating Jurassic world while building challenging robot models of dinosaurs. This course’s main focus is introducing students to the fundamentals of electronics and Robotics.
*Students will take home every model built throughout the course!
Taught by Stem&More.