Kids Classes & Workshops // GR Ballet School for Kids
Register online, stop by at 150 East 8th Street in Downtown Holland, or call 616.396.3278. Please read Class Policies when registering. Member prices are in parentheses.
Summer Camp Kick-off Preview Party!
Join us on Saturday, June 8th to preview the Arts Council’s 2019 Summer Camp Series for Kids. Families will have the opportunity to dive in and get messy as they explore the fun to be had in our camps.
When: Saturday, June 8th Where: Holland Area Arts Council, 150 E. 8th Street Time: 11 am- 2 pm Admission: $35/family* call (616) 396-3278 for more information
The Amazing Coral Reef Grades k--2 Kids learn about the coral reef and then make one! Little campers design and create numerous components of a beautiful living reef with all of it’s beautiful fish, anemone and plantlife. Then we place all of our sculptures together for an amazing collaborative project. Scultures go home after the photos are take! Three Days• June 11–13 • 1-3:30 pm • $80 for members $90 non-members • $10 off Siblings REGISTER
Quilting Camp - Amish Life Grades 3-7 We weave in a little American art history and culture and then plunge into the design and construction of our Amish style quilts! Amish quilts have simple designs and colors that result in striking quilts. They used cast off fibers and work clothes that transformed into super modern designs. Kids will sketch, plan, design and use the sewing machines to make their own kid sized Amish Inspired quilts. Four Days • June 25 – 28 • 1-4pm • $110 for members $120 non-members • $10 off Siblings REGISTER
It Ain’t Easy Being Green Grades 2-5 Kids learn all about recycling- and not just how to sort the trash in the kitchen. This camp includes a tour of the Padnos Recycling Scrapyard and the Padnos Pine Street Sculptures. We make a worm farm and create our own sculptures out of recycled materials. Local recycling experts visit and teach us more about sustainability. Four Days • July 9-12 • 1-4pm • $110 for members $120 non-members • $10 off Siblings REGISTER
Lions, Tigers and Bears OH MY! It’s OZ Grades 2-5 We take a tour to visit the neighborhood where the Wizard of Oz was written and learn the backstory of the famous book and Movie. We watch dramatic portions of the film with a movie expert and discuss why it’s so great! We make OZ action characters like the Tin Man, Cowardly Lion, Scarecrow or Gilda the Good Witch to go in our dioramas. We travel to the kitchen and make yellow brick road cookies! Four Days • July 23-26 • 1-4pm • $110 for members $120 non-members • $10 off Siblings REGISTER
Eat With Your Eyes Cooking Camp Grades 3-6 An introduction to cooking breakfast, lunch and dinner and how to make an artful presentation. Tie on an apron, roll up your sleeves and start stirring! Kids will get an introduction to cooking from scratch. Throughout the week, kids will learn how to cook a breakfast, a lunch and a dinner, and your chef will leave with skills to try at home! July 17-19 • 1:00-4:00 p.m. • $110 members, $120 non-members, $10 off siblings REGISTER
Score and Slurry Clay Camp Grades K-2 Located in our beautiful Ceramics Studio campers will learn about hand building including slab and extrusion in clay. We will also touch on wheel work with each child getting to try it. Young artists will take home completed pottery and clay sculpture that you will treasure for years after the class ends. August 7-9 • 1-3:00 pm • $100 for members and $115 non-members • siblings $10.00 off REGISTER CAMP IS FULL! To be placed on a waiting list, please call (616) 396-3278.
Grand Rapids Ballet School at the Arts Council
Grand Rapids Ballet children’s classes meet at the Arts Council on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Grand Rapids Ballet School is excited to bring ballet classes to the Michigan lakeshore at Holland Area Arts Council in Holland, Michigan. Classes include Creative Dance for ages 3-4, Beginner Ballet ages 7-9, and Explorer Dance for Down syndrome.
All registration goes through the Grand Rapids Ballet. For more information and how to enroll, please visit grballet.com