PlayArts

Play Loud.

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

Spring 1 Class Schedule

The Spring 1 class schedule runs from Sunday, March 5th through Saturday, April 30th, 2017 (8 weeks). Also check our events calendar for special pop-up classes, workshops & events.    

Class drop-ins are permitted when space allows; please call ahead to ensure availability. Class enrollment includes a COMPLIMENTARY PLAY PASS, valid for play before and/or after your scheduled class. (See exceptions below.) Membership discounts apply. 


mondays: 

10:30-11:15 | Mini Move and Groove, Ages 18 mo.-3 years | $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

A teacher-directed, student-centered creative movement dance class for toddlers and their caregivers with teacher, Meredith Stapleton.  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.

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Mondays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24


 

1:00-3:00 p.m.  |  Play Loud HOME SCHOOL Series, Ages 5-12  |  $160, Membership discounts apply, call or email for code | $25 Drop-in (2 hrs)

A rotating schedule of a little bit of everything. Whether your kiddo likes art, drumming, dance yoga, fitness, or just being crazy after school, we've gotcha covered. ***For the Spring 1 Series, the First block (1:00-2:00)  is ART and Second Block (2:00-3:00) is CAPOEIRA.*** Give yourself a well-deserved break and vacate the premises or hang out on our parent's mezzanine while you wait. You've got two hours of free time while your kids engage in after school activities designed for a multi-aged, mixed ability group.  

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Mondays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24


 

5:30 -6:15 p.m.  |  Hip Hop Happy, Ages 4-8  |  $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

For our youngest hip hop dancers, we provide a fun environment for developing self-awareness and body control. Kids learn basic concepts for arm gestures and poses, foot work and floor work. For the 4-8 yrs group, teamwork is a primary theme. The students work in small groups to practice skills or choreography, ultimately, creating the foundation for accountability, communication and leadership. Through kids’ hip hop, your little ones will learn how to groove out to pop and hip hop beats while also reinforcing life skills that support successful engagement in other communities and activities.

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Mondays, March 6, 13, 20, 27, April 3, 10, 17, 24


Tuesdays:

10:00-10:45 a.m.  | PlayMusic Toddlers, Ages 12-36 mos. |  $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

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. 

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Tuesdays, March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25


11:15 a.m. -12:00 p.m.  | PlayMusic Babies, Ages 8 Weeks-12 mos. |  $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

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.  

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Tuesdays, March 7, 14, 21, 28, April 4, 11, 18, 25


wednesDAYS: 

10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.  | Open Sensory Play, Ages 1-4  |  $5 Community drop-in, No series registration

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.”

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

Open sensory studio dates: Wednesdays, March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26


4:00-4:45 p.m.  |  Print, Paint and Play 1, Ages 3-5  |  $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

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. 

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Wednesdays, March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26


5:15-6:15  p.m.  |  Print, Paint and Play 2, Ages 6-9  |  $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

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. 

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Wednesdays, March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26


7:00-8:00 p.m. (Biweekly)  | PlayArts Parenting Social (BYOB!)  | $5 Community drop-in, No series registration

More of a hangout than a support group. Put the kids to bed then come out for this low-key, social time to talk with other parents about all things parenting (or not). Bring your questions, worries, joys, tears and, best of all, your BEVERAGES! Facilitated by Birth & Parenting experts,   Mayumi Miller and Sue Grobels

Meeting dates: Wednesdays, March 8, 22, April 5, 19


THURSDAYS: 

9:30-11:30  (2 hours) | PlayArts Playschool TWO, Ages 2-3 | $200 (snack included), membership discounts apply, call or email for code

This series is for children who have completed Playschool ONE.  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. 

Sorry, this is a series-enrollment only class; we cannot take drop-ins.

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Thursdays, March 9, 16, 23, 30, April 6, 13, 20, 27


friDAYS: 

9:30-11:30  (2 hours) | PlayArts Playschool ONE, Ages 2-3 | $200 (snack included), membership discounts apply, call or email for code

Looking for a class to encourage your child's cognitive and social growth as well as their independence? PlayArts Playschool ONE, with Briana Feinberg,  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.

Sorry, this is a series-enrollment only class; we cannot take drop-ins.

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Fridays, March 10, 17, 24, 31, April 7, 14, 21, 28


saturdays: 

9:30-10:15 a.m.  |  PlayMusic BABIES and TODDLERS, Ages 8 weeks-3 years  |  $130 series/$17.50 drop-in, membership discounts apply, call or email for code

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. 

Includes Complimentary Play Pass: Students registered for a class can play in the playspace for free before and/or after their scheduled class.

Class dates: Saturdays, March 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22, 29


sundays:

8:30-9:15 | Parent Fitness Series! | $96, eight weeks/ $15 drop-in, membership discounts apply

We've got two great, biweekly fitness classes, with two great teachers. Enroll in the whole eight week fitness series, or drop in to whichever class suits your fancy. 

Try Parent Piyo (Beachbody) with Kate Snyder (biweekly, starting March 5th) or Fit Parent Bootcamp with Erica Bloom (biweekly, starting March 12th) and burn off some calories while dad or mom watch the kids in the playspace! PLUS, we're offering a $5 play pass for any kids of an enrolled parent, AND the playspace opens early (8:15) for those families. Please bring a yoga mat! 

Parent Piyo class dates: Sundays, March 5, 19, April 2, (no class Sunday, April 16), April 30

Fit Parent Bootcamp class dates: Sundays, March 12, 26, April 9, 23