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After School Clubs for Fall 2018

Clubs Begin on September 17th 
The school day ends, the ADVENTURE continues....

Walden offers a rich variety of after school programs throughout the year.  For more information, please contact us. To register your Walden student, click here.

 

MONDAY

Arts and Crafts Club

Create with more than crayons and pencils! Each week there will be a theme explored to reinforce fine motor skills and creative thinking while your child enjoys arts and crafts. Please have your child bring a smock or wear old clothes. 

Instructors: Jean Kearney

Grades: Preschool- Kindergarten

Time: 3:00pm to 3:45pm

Sessions: Fall, Winter & Spring

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 8 and minimum of 5 students

Fun with Science

Find out how things work! This club will explore different parts of our world including the effects of gravity and other forces. Varied formats and materials will be used, including Legos, to support the concepts taught.

Instructor: Dr. Doug Williamson

Grades: 1-4

Time: Mondays 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost Per Session: $85.00

Maximum of 12 and minimum of 4 students 

Tuesday

Clay Explorers

Designed for middle school students that want to explore the art of ceramics beyond art class. Students generate their own ideas from taking their drawing to a final piece that is fired and glazed.

Instructor: Heather McAndrews

Grades: 5-8

Time: 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Sessions: Fall, Winter, & Spring

Cost Per Session: $85.00

Maximum of 10 students

First Lego League, Sr.

First Lego League teams research a real world problem such as food safety, recycling, energy, etc. and are challenged to develop a solution.They also must design, build, and program a robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS, then compete on a table-top playing field.

Instructor: Dr. Doug Williamson

Grades: 4-8

Time: Tuesdays 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 10 minimum of 6 

Creative Actors

Let's put on a show! Performers engage in theater games, discover healthy vocal production, develop beginning improvisation skills and rehearse a short play which will be presented to friends and family on the final day of our club.
Instructor: Therese Walden-Murphy

Grades: 1-4

Time: Tuesdays 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 13 and minimum of 6

WEDNESDAY

First Lego League, Jr.

First Lego League teams research a real world problem such as food safety, recycling, energy, etc. and are challenged to develop a solution.They also must design, build, and program a robot using LEGO MINDSTORMS, then compete on a table-top playing field.

Instructor: Dr. Doug Williamson

Grades: 1-3

Time: Wednesdays 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 12 minimum of 6 

Dancing with Ruby

This preschool dance program teaches your child the basics of dance movement and technique. Children will enjoy fun-filled creative movement, age-appropriate ballet, jazz skills, and rhythmic activities.

Instructor: Ruby Telthorster

Grades: Pre-K

Time: 3:00pm to 3:45pm

Sessions: Fall, Winter & Spring

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 12 students minimum of 5 

THURSDAY

Athletic Club

This fitness program teaches the fundamentals of sports. Students will develop new skills and advance existing skills while focusing on team playing, sportsmanship and having fun!

Instructors: Pigeon Graham and Jean Kearney

Grades: K-8

Time: 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Sessions: Fall, Winter, & Spring

Cost Per Session: $85.00

Minimum of 12

Dramatic Youngsters

Preschool students will have fun learning theatre games, exercises and improvisation. On our final day of class friends and family are invited to see what everyone has learned.


Instructor: Therese Walden-Murphy

Grades: Preschool-Kindergarten

Time: Thursdays 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 13 and minimum of 6

Art of the Graphic Novel

Taught by Walden School Art Teacher Heather McAndrews, students take inspiration from the current surge in graphic novels. Learn drawing techniques to create eye-catching compositions, get tips for drawing Anime and Manga figures, or create a story with your favorite superhero.

Instructor: Heather McAndrews

Grades: 5-8

Time: Thursdays 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost Per Session: $80.00

Maximum of 15 students