Enrichment Program Class Descriptions
2019 Fall Enrichment Classes
Monday, September 30th - Wednesday, November 20th.
Cost $70 (scholarships available.)
Young Engineers (MONDAYS 2:30-4:00PM)
Kids will be delighted as they design, build, and test creative, hands-on projects. In the process, they will learn fundamental principles of engineering and physics. The experience is sure to boost their confidence, creativity, and problem-solving abilities.
Community Communication Through Art (MONDAYS 2:30-4:00PM)
Kids design and create wordless messages on murals to impact the community. In the process, they have a fantastic and fun opportunity to learn mural painting techniques using dumpsters as their canvas. All of Durango will enjoy driving by to see their creations!
Legends of Druidawn (TUESDAYS 3:30-5:00PM)
Druidawn Club explores various creative writing techniques while engaging in amazing fantasy worlds through role-playing games, story writing, and sword fighting adventures! Students will also learn to solve problems and work together as a team as they quest in a live-action, thought-provoking fantasy setting-allowing even the most reluctant writers to blossom into productive, enthusiastic, imaginative young authors!
Wear Your Imagination! (TUESDAYS 3:30-5:00PM)
Kids create art to embellish hats, shirts, and other clothing items using techniques such as tie-dying, sewing, and painting. They also have a fun and interesting opportunity to learn and practice how ancient people used natural plants and materials to dye and and make nature prints on clothes. Kids will love showing-off their creations to friends and family!
Acting for Kids (WEDNESDAYS 3:30-5:00PM)
Kids who dream of seeing their names in lights will learn the tricks of the trade in this standing-ovation-worthy drama class for kids. Students will have a blast learning acting techniques with games and improvisation, writing scripts, and designing costumes, props, and sets. If you are imaginative, creative, enthusiastic, this expressional drama class is for you!
Kids Camera Club (WEDNESDAYS 3:30-5:00PM)
Young shutterbugs explore their creativity and learn to take incredible photographs with their digital cameras, iPhones, iPads or other digital devices. Students will learn composition, lighting, perspective, and simple editing techniques. They create lasting memories as they head out on fun, weekly photo adventures to capture beautiful fantastic images.