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Please note: Registration ends 1 week before the class start date (except for drop-in classes) unless otherwise noted.

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PRESCHOOL CLASSES

Ballet & Jazz* (Beginner and Intermediate) – Ballet: An introduction to ballet with beginning development of ballet concepts including turn out, coordination, spatial awareness and a specific focus on class etiquette. Students will begin positions of the feet, and introductory movement vocabulary. The goal of this beginner Ballet class is to impart the fundamentals of classical ballet. Class will focus on basic ballet technique, proper body alignment, French terminology and musicality.  Jazz: This class will focus on learning proper jazz technique such as isolations of the body, stretching, progressions, improving energy and endurance as well as working on combinations in various jazz styles.

Ages: 6 – 12 years
Session Fee: $60 – Resident / $75 – Non-Resident (per session)
Day & Time: Thursday, 5:45 – 6:30 pm
Session Codes & Dates
#1361: February 22 – 29

#1362: April 26 – May 31

PreBallet & PreJazz* – Class assists the young dancer in identifying basic forms of movement through imaginative games, songs, music and rhythmical patterns while fostering independence. Students will be introduced to the concepts of body, energy, space, & time as well as encouraged to take direction from the instructor and share turns with peers.

Age: 4 – 5 years
Session Fee: $60 – Resident / $75 – Non-Resident (per session)
Day & Time: Thursday, 5:00 – 5:45 pm
Session Codes & Dates
#1359: February 22- March 29
#1360: April 26 – May 31

Little Medical School* -At Little Medical School®, we understand kids love to dress up and play doctor. Through interactive learning, kids will discover how the body and organs work, how to use medical instruments, administer first aid and even tie knots like a real surgeon. Each child will receive a working stethoscope to take home and a diploma as a graduate of the Little Medical School® after completion of the course.

Nurses are Heroes!
Ages: K – 5th grade
Class Fee: $100 – Resident / $115 – Non-Resident
Class Time: Mondays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Session Code & Dates:
#1348: January 22 – February 26

Little Veterinarian School* -Little Veterinarian School® encourages elementary school children to role play and explore the exciting world of veterinarians. Using interactive demonstrations, crafts and games, kids learn how to take care of a pet and use instruments that real veterinarians use.

The ABC’s of Dog Care:
Ages: K – 5th grade
Class Fee: $100 – Resident / $115 – Non-Resident
Class Time: Mondays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Session Code & Dates:
#1349: March 12 – April 16

Felines!:
Ages: K – 5th grade
Class Fee: $100 – Resident / $115 – Non-Resident
Class Time: Mondays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Session Code & Dates:
#1350: April 30 – June 11 (no class 5/28)

Mad Science* – The Mission of Mad Science of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill is to spark the imagination and curiosity of children through fun, hands-on science programs that instill a clear understanding of what science is really about and how it affects the world around them. Mad Science makes learning fun! Children will learn how to explore, question and test their theories. Through unique experiments and dazzling demonstrations we hope to inspire young people to explore the world around them, and possibly pursue careers in technology, science or engineering.

NASA -Academy of Future Space Explorers: Take a voyage of discovery into the atmosphere and beyond! Explore planets, moons and other space phenomena in our solar system. Discover the difficulties of space travel, the  challenges of living in space and try assembling a satellite while training to be an astronaut.  Students will have lots of projects to make and to take home, plus – Mad Science is the ONLY organization licensed to use these activities for summer camps and school programs. All material developed by Mad Science and NASA.

Ages: K – 5th Grade
Session Fee: $80 – Resident / $95 – Non-Resident
Day & Time: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Session Codes & Dates:
#1258: November 14 – December 19

Mad Science: Secret Agent LabMad Science Secret Agent Lab will help you sharpen your  special operative skills as you learn about the secret world of espionage. The key to being a great spy is your ability to use science to “sniff” out your suspects and uncover their secrets

Ages: K – 5th Grade
Session Fee: $80 – Resident / $95 – Non-Resident
Day & Time: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Session Codes & Dates:
#1346: March 13 – April 24

Mad Science: Science, Space, and Sleuthing: Join Mad Science as we explore a new topic each week! We will learn the science of spies, explore the wonders of space, play with water and more!

Ages: K – 5th Grade
Session Fee: $80 – Resident / $95 – Non-Resident
Day & Time: Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 pm
Session Codes & Dates:
#1347: May 1 – June 5

School’s Out Program* – Is your child out of school, but you still have to work?  Then our School’s Out Program is the answer!  The program will run from 7:30 am – 6:00 pm and will focus on active and passive recreational games/activities, arts and crafts, enrichment experiences and so much more!  Please remember to pack a lunch, 2 snacks, drinks, and a change of clothes (if necessary) for you child.

Ages: 6 – 11 years
Session Fee: $40 – Resident / $55 – Non-Resident (per session)
Time: 7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Session Codes & Dates:
#1270: November 22
#1271: December 22
#1272: December 28
#1273: December 29

*Pre-registration required
Keep checking this site as we will be adding more programs throughout the year.