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After School Clubs for Spring 2019

Clubs Begin on April 8th.
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, visit the Parent Portal.

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: Mondays 3:00pm to 3:45pm

Sessions: Fall, Winter & Spring

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

Maximum of 12 and minimum of 4 students 

Tuesday

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 Into Orbit, then compete on a table-top playing field.

Instructor: Dr. Doug Williamson

Grades: 4-8

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

Maximum of 10 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 Into Orbit, then compete on a table-top playing field.

Instructor: Dr. Doug Williamson

Grades: 1-3

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

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: Wednesdays 3:00pm to 3:45pm

Sessions: Fall, Winter & Spring

Maximum of 12 students minimum of 5 

Art of the Graphic Novel

Graphic noveling is an art form where words and images can together tell a compelling story.  Students will improve their drawing skills through the staging and drafting of an original visual story concept they create. Students will leave the Graphic Novel Club with at least one polished short-form comic. Students choose their own projects according to the original story they want to tell. 

Instructor: Beth Clevenstine

Grades: 3-8

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

Sessions: Spring

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:  Jean Kearney & Faith Kearney

Grades: 1-8

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

Sessions: Fall, Winter, & Spring

Minimum of 12

Run Ball Tennis Clinic

Hosted by UNLTD Tennis Academy, the clinic consists of a fun environment where students work on their eye-hand coordination, balance, gross motor skills and movement. They will learn the basics of ground strokes and familiarize themselves with the game of tennis and the tennis court. 

Instructor: Jarrod Grant

Grades: Preschool-Kindergarten

Time: Thursdays 3:00pm to 3:45pm