PlayArts

Play Loud.

Child-centered arts and play in a parent-friendly space.

** PLEASE MAKE NOTE OF ALL CLASS DATES ** 
As we are approaching the holiday season, many classes are affected by our closings. All class prices reflect the schedule changes.

 

Mini Move and Groove

Mondays, 10:30-11:15am | Ages 18 months - 3 years

A teacher-directed, student-centered creative movement dance class for toddlers and their caregivers with teacher Margot Steinberg. Help your child expand their developing movement possibilities as we dance together. We will explore basic dance concepts with lots of circle time and playful locomotion through songs, nursery rhymes, stories and interactive games.

Members: $40 series enrollment, $12 drop-ins. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment, $15 drop-ins. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are available as space allows; please note that in addition to the drop-in class pass, a drop-in play pass can be purchased for just $5.


Winter 1 dates: November 6, 13, 20, 27
Winter 2 dates: December 4, 11, 18
*Please Note: Winter 2 is a three-week session and priced as such*


THEATRE GAMES

Mondays, 5:00-5:45pm | Ages 5 - 8 yrs

 A creativity-oriented class, using theatre and acting tools like improvisation, movement and voice to help your child develop imagination, speech and motor skills. Taught by Raluca Urea and Belén de Armero, Theatre Games is the perfect class to encourage team work, release energy, and most importantly, have fun!

Winter 1 dates: November 6, 13, 20, 27
Winter 2 dates: December 4, 11, 18
*Please Note: Winter 2 is a three-week session and priced as such*


PlayMusic Toddlers

Tuesdays, 10:00-10:45am | Ages 12 - 36 mos.

A play-based music enrichment class for toddlers and their caregivers. Help your child explore the foundations of music education by singing, moving and playing together. Concepts such as rhythm, dynamics and tempo are introduced through songs, nursery rhymes, children's literature, interactive games and puppet play. 

Members: $40 series enrollment, $12 drop-ins. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment, $15 drop-ins. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are available as space allows; please note that in addition to the drop-in class pass, a drop-in play pass can be purchased for just $5.

 

Winter 1 dates: November 7, 14, 21, 28
Winter 2 dates: 
December 5, 12, 19
*Please Note: Winter 2 is a three-week session and priced as such*


PlayMusic Babies

Tuesdays, 11:15am -12pm | Ages 8 Weeks-12 months

A play-based, music enrichment class for infants and their caregivers. Help your child explore the foundations of a music education by singing, moving and playing together. Concepts such as rhythm, dynamics and tempo are introduced through songs, nursery rhymes, children's literature, interactive games and puppet play. 

Members: $40 series enrollment, $12 drop-ins. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment, $15 drop-ins. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are available as space allows; please note that in addition to the drop-in class pass, a drop-in play pass can be purchased for just $5.


Winter 1 dates: November 7, 14, 21, 28
Winter 2 dates: 
December 5, 12, 19
*Please Note: Winter 2 is a three-week session and priced as such*


Capoeira

Tuesdays, 5:00-5:45p.m.  |  Ages 5 - 8  

This class is the perfect solution for kids that need to burn off a little energy. Teacher Joshua Mallory leads kids in 45 minutes of energetic "fun-but-focused" Capoeira, a Brazilian martial art that's part dance, part music and part acrobatics.

Members: $40 series enrollment. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are not available for this class.


Winter 1 dates: November 7, 14, 21, 28
Winter 2 dates: 
December 5, 12, 19
*Please Note: Winter 2 is a three-week session and priced as such*


Open Sensory Play

Wednesdays, 10:00am-12:00pm| Ages 1 - 4

This class is for you and your little one to spend time together playing, moving, creating and exploring materials. We will offer a changing rotation of media with suggestions for exploration and hands-on learning. Safe, non-toxic materials will be used to engage the senses and encourage play and learning. This is an open-ended class intended to allow for choice, flexibility and achievable goals. As Maria Montessori said, "Never give more to the eye than you give to the hand.”

 $5 Community drop-in, no series registration.

Nonmembers: Come early or stay and play in the playspace after Sensory with a $10 add-on play pass (members play for free).


Print, Paint and Play 1

Wednesdays, 4:00-4:45pm | Ages 3 - 5

A play-based visual art class for children ages 3-5. Students will create artwork as we explore and experience new cultures, materials, artists and themes. Parents drop children off for the 45 minute session. 

Members: $40 series enrollment, $12 drop-ins. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment, $15 drop-ins. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are available as space allows; please note that in addition to the drop-in class pass, a drop-in play pass can be purchased for just $5.


Winter 1 dates: November 8, 15, 29 **NO CLASS NOVEMBER 22**
Winter 2 dates: 
December 6, 13, 20
*Please Note: Winter 1 and 2 are three-week sessions and priced as such*


Print, Paint and Play 2

Wednesdays, 5:00-5:45pm |  Ages 6 - 9

This one hour class for kids ages 6 - 9 builds upon the skills learned in Print, Paint and Play 1.  Students will create artwork as we explore and experience new cultures, materials, artists and themes. Parents drop children off for the 1 hour session. 

Members: $40 series enrollment. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are not available for this class.


Winter 1 dates: November 8, 15, 29 **NO CLASS NOVEMBER 22**
Winter 2 dates: 
December 6, 13, 20
*Please Note: Winter 1 and 2 are three-week sessions and priced as such*


PlayArts Playschool TWO

Thursdays, 9:30-11:30am (2 hours) | Ages 2 - 3

Series-enrollment only class; we cannot take drop-ins.

Looking for a class to encourage your child's cognitive and social growth as well as their independence? PlayArts Playschool with Amy Myers is a perfect fit for families looking for an introduction to a structured group dynamic and "on their own"  learning time.  PlayArts Playschool will provide your child with a variety of opportunities to improve their gross and fine motor skills,  engage in exciting sensory play, learn to work together with peers, and improve their early language and literacy skills. This is a DROP-OFF class, however, caregivers are required to stay ON PREMISES. Wifi and quiet work space are available upon request. This series is for children who have completed Playschool ONE. 

$220 (snack included), membership discounts apply, call or email for code


Winter session dates (6 classes): November 9, 16, 30 & December 7, 14, 21 **NO CLASS NOVEMBER 23**

*Please Note: The Winter session is a six-week session and priced accordingly at checkout.*


Mallet Mayhem 1

Thursdays, 3:45-4:30pm | Ages 5 - 8

Series-enrollment only class; we cannot take drop-ins.

A play-based, group percussion class for children 5-9 years old. Students learn to play impressive patterns and pieces easily, through the same play-based approach as other PlayMusic classes. Instructor, Maria Mirenzi, covers basic mallet technique and ensemble skills on xylophones, metallophones, and drums, through speech and kinesthetic learning approaches.  Parents may drop children off, but are also welcome to stay and observe!

Members: $40 series enrollment. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are not available for this class.

 

Winter 2 dates: November 30, December 7, 14, 21


Mallet Mayhem 2

Thursdays, 5:00-5:45pm | Ages 5 - 8

Series-enrollment only class; we cannot take drop-ins.

A play-based, group percussion class for children 5-9 years old. Students learn to play impressive patterns and pieces easily, through the same play-based approach as other PlayMusic classes. Instructor, Maria Mirenzi, covers basic mallet technique and ensemble skills on xylophones, metallophones, and drums, through speech and kinesthetic learning approaches.  Parents may drop children off, but are also welcome to stay and observe!

Members: $40 series enrollment. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are not available for this class.

Winter 1 dates: November 9, 16, 30 **NO CLASS NOVEMBER 23**
Winter 2 dates: 
December 7, 14, 21

*Please Note: Winter 2 and 3 are three-week session and priced as such*


PlayArts Playschool ONE

Fridays, 9:30am - 11:30am (2 hours) | Ages 2-3

Series-enrollment only class; we cannot take drop-ins.

Looking for a class to encourage your child's cognitive and social growth as well as their independence? PlayArts Playschool ONE with Martha Knox is a perfect fit for families looking for an introduction to a structured group dynamic and "on their own"  learning time.  PlayArts Playschool will provide your child with a variety of opportunities to improve their gross and fine motor skills,  engage in exciting sensory play, learn to work together with peers, and improve their early language and literacy skills. This class is designed for children ages 2-3, plus a caregiver.

$220 (snack included), membership discounts apply, call or email for code.


Winter session dates (6 classes):  November 10, 17 & December 1, 8, 15, 22 **NO CLASS NOVEMBER 24**


PLAYMUSIC BIG KIDS

Fridays, 1:15-2:00pm | Ages 3 - 4 years

 Early childhood music classes for this age group are aimed to build independence in the child’s musicianship, identify different sounds and timbres, recognize patterns and sequences, enforce loco-motor movements, coordination, fine motor skills and socialization skills.

Members: $40 series enrollment, $12 drop-ins. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment, $15 drop-ins. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are available as space allows; please note that in addition to the drop-in class pass, a drop-in play pass can be purchased for just $5.

Winter 2 dates: December 1, 8, 15, 22


PlayMusic BABIES and TODDLERS

Saturdays, 9:30-10:15am | Ages 8 weeks - 3 years

A play-based multi-age enrichment class for young children and their caregivers. Help your child explore the foundations of a music education by singing, moving and playing together. Concepts such as rhythm, dynamics and tempo are introduced through songs, nursery rhymes, children's literature, interactive games and puppet play. 

Members: $40 series enrollment, $12 drop-ins. Please call to enroll or use your discount code for membership pricing.
Non-members: $60 series enrollment, $15 drop-ins. Enrollment in the full series includes a playpass for the day. Drop-ins are available as space allows; please note that in addition to the drop-in class pass, a drop-in play pass can be purchased for just $5.

Winter 1 dates: November 4, 11, 18, December 2 **NO CLASS NOVEMBER 25**
Winter 2 dates: December 9, 16, 23, 30