Creative Expression Workshops (CEWs) | Mondays/Thursdays | 3:45-5:30pm
Creative Expression Workshops (CEWs) serve middle school youth, providing arts-based instruction, tutoring and mentoring. The program incorporates all genres of art to engage students in creative development and academic success. By bringing in a variety of guest artists and community leaders, students gain diverse artistic and cultural perspectives. The program builds art skills, identity, confidence, and creativity. CEWs also improve competence and academic achievement, and helps forge positive relationships with peers and adult role models.
February 3 – April 16, 2014, 3:45-5:30pm
22 class sessions, NO CLASS on 2/17 & 2/20 (Holiday Recess)
Final Showcase – Saturday, May 3rd, 3pm-5pm
3:45-4:00pm – Arrive/Snacks
4:00-4:30pm – Academic Support
4:30-5:30pm – Activity led by guest artist/instructor*
*For the activity, each week will feature a different guest artist/instructor who specializes in a unique form of expression. Themes include creative writing, singing, rapping, audio recording & production, break dancing, graffiti & street art, and much more.
Registration is limited, and if you do not come to class for 2 or more sessions in a row, you could lose your spot to someone on the wait-list