After School Clubs

Spring After-School Club Registration begins Thursday 2/28. See below for the clubs’ descriptions and fees, then register online here:
After registering online, please send separate checks for each club (payable to Anne Hutch PTA) to: Anne O’Connor, 64 Highland Ave., Eastchester NY 10709.
Thank you for your support!

SPRING AFTER SCHOOL CLUB DESCRIPTIONS

MONDAYS

 4/1, 4/8, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 6/3, 6/10 (6/17 make up date)

SPORTS SPECTACULAR VARIETY PROGRAM 2ND-5TH

Overtime Athletics – Fee: $130 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min.10 Max 20 students
Let’s Play! Save the best for last by finishing up the school day with Sports Spectacular, a variety athletic program that features different sports throughout the session. Participants will practice skills and play games in both traditional sports and playground favorites. The Sports Spectacular Variety Program features the best “to-do” list ever – Basketball, Soccer, Flag Football, Kickball, Capture the Flag, Wiffle Ball, Bump and Bite, Knights and Dragons, Numbers Game, Tag Games, Safe Base and MORE! OTA covers all the bases with our emphasis on playing, teamwork, sportsmanship, and fitness. Don’t miss out on the FUN!

STOP MOTION ANIMATION LAB 2ND-5TH 

Anne O’Connor – Fee: $130 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min 5 Max 14 students
Create characters using small toys, clay, drawing materials like charcoal and pastel – or even use real people. Then work as a team with friends, or work on your own to make short experimental animations. Learn simple filmmaking tricks to make your characters defy gravity or transform their shape, or take them on an epic adventure using green-screen backgrounds. Projects are open-ended to accommodate both new students and experienced animators. Students will be given access to digital files of the animations at the end of the term and will be able to take home artwork they create while making the films. See some examples of student animations at bit.ly/2XfqWyL

TGA GOLF 2ND-5TH

TGA of Southern Westchester – Fee: $210- 3:05-4:05pm – Min 6 Max students 12
TGA makes it convenient and fun for your child to learn and play golf right on their school campus or recreation department! Our curriculums were specially designed by industry-leading golf professionals and education specialists to ensure that the lesson plans are age-appropriate and easy to understand and retain. Students will experience a mix of golf instruction, rules and etiquette lessons, educational components, character development lessons and physical activity as they advance through the five-level program. Our screened and certified instructors have a passion for working with children and are trained to help your student athlete develop a strong foundation of skills and knowledge as well as a passion for the sport. TGA provides all equipment, First-time students receive a TGA hat and a TGA Student Handbook, Students earn color coded TGA hat clips at every level, maximum 10:1 student to instructor ratio.

TUESDAYS

 4/2, 4/9, 4/23,4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 6/4 ( make up date if needed 6/11)

INTRO TO KEYBOARD & GUITAR 2ND-5TH 

Music Path Co. – Fee: $150 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 5 Max. 17 students
MusicStart provides a fun, appropriate, initial exposure to playing and understanding music. This class will blend: What any kid needs – playing the MusicStart keyboard, and what any kid wants – a taste of playing the guitar. All foundational musical concepts are covered, making this class a great preparation for, or supplement to, playing any musical instrument. Using color, letter, and note matching, the special MusicStart keyboard was designed as an improvement over traditional methods, and teaches step-by-step problem solving. Instruments are provided.

CREATIVE DRAMA 2ND-5TH 

Ellen Flaks – Fee: $120 -3:05-4:05pm – Min. 4 Max 12 students
Stretch your imagination muscles while having fun! Play fun theater games and act our silly stories and poems. We’ll even create some original skits of our own. Ellen brings her extensive experience along with her assorted and colorful collection of dress-up and props. Newcomers and old-timers welcome!

ROCK PAINTING/CLAY SCULPTING 2ND-5TH

Sun-Rise Baking – Fee: $140 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 5 Max 10 students
The class will focus on painting different simple designs on stone (no talent needed) using acrylic paints. We will paint the rocks and then coat them with a protective glaze. Also using polymer clay we will sculpt different animals (frogs,
lizards etc.) and attach them to the rock. In addition we will make fridge magnets, charms and other designs.

ALL SPORTS 4TH-5TH 

Amanda Carlson – Fee: $120 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 5 Max 25 students
Hang after school with Mrs. Carlson and participate in your favorite Phys Ed activities and games! All abilities welcome.

WEDNESDAYS

4/3, 4/10, 4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/15, 5/22, 5/29 ( make up date if needed 6/5)

ART CLUB – 2ND-3RD 

Gina Zohar – Fee: $120 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 5 Max 14 students
Art Club is back! Art Club is a place where kids can express their creativity through structured projects and open ended exploration based on individual student interests. All projects are tiered to the student’s individual ability and projects are always changing so students who are returning are always challenged and inspired. Art club will include past favorites like clay, along with new projects like painting on canvas. Students will also explore Indian Culture through Rangoli sand painting and works from famous artists and much more! All lessons are based on The State Learning Standards for Art.

THE NASA ACADEMY OF FUTURE SPACE EXPLORERS 2ND-5TH 

Mad Science – Fee: $200 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 5 Max 15 students
From our earth’s atmosphere to the outer reaches of our solar system, join us on a quest for exploration! Comets, planets, stars and more are all waiting to be discovered. Learn about the four forces of flight and the challenges of space travel. Some of the weekly topics in this session include: Planets and Moons, Atmosphere and Beyond, Space Phenomena, Sun and Stars, Rocket Science parts 1 and 2, Space Travel, Space Technology, Living in Space.

JAZZ BAND 4TH-5TH 

Doug Zantay – Fee: $180 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 8 Max 12 students
Welcome to Jazz Band! In this program, your children will explore different aspects of jazz and play in a big band setting. Mr. Zantay will introduce the children to such jazz greats as Duke Ellington, Miles Davis and Count Bassie, while learning some classic tunes such as Summertime, C Jam Blues and the blues scale. Jazz improvisation will also be introduced. A performance will take place at the end of the club.

THURSDAYS

3/28, 4/4, 4/11, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16, 5/30, 6/6 (make up date if needed 6/13)

CHESS WIZARDS 2ND-5TH 

Chess Wizards – Fee: $140 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 10 Max 20 students
Let your child be part of a successful Chess Academy. Chess Wizards is offering specifically designed classes that cater to all levels of chess ability. Each child is challenged by fun games and lessons from real Wizard teachers. Our academy is so successful because our approach is very unique. Classes and lessons are based around our original, fun, and high-energy Chess Wizards curriculum. Regardless of a child’s ability Chess Wizards makes chess fun for all!

COOKIE/CUPCAKE DECORATING 2ND-5TH 

Sun-Rise Baking – Fee: $160 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 6 Max. 15 students
Nut free cookie/cupcake decorating is a class where the children can express their creativity. For the cupcake class I will teach different decorating techniques using buttercream and fondant. With the home made fondant we will be making seasonal decorations (flowers and butterflies, leaves, pumpkins in the fall and snowflakes and snowmen in the winter) that we’ll place on the top of the cupcakes. For the cookie decorating class we’ll use different colors of icing and different tips to decorate up to 3 cookies per class. Boxes will be provided for the cookies and cupcakes to be taken home. All products are nut free!

KABOOM KICKBALL 2ND-5TH
Overtime Athletics – Fee: $130 – 3:15-4:15pm – Min. 10 Max. 20

Join OTA for this playground favorite! Knock it out of the park with a big kick and use those same feet to motor around the bases. This program is all about playing the game. More game time equals more fun! The class will focus on teamwork and sportsmanship, topped off with some HIGH FIVES! Sign up today!

FRIDAYS

3/29, 4/5, 4/26, 5/3, 5/10, 5/17, 5/31, 6/7 ( make up date if needed 6/14)

ROCKETS & MORE 2ND-5TH 

Engineering for Kids – Fee: $190 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 8 Max. 16 students
The curriculum for the Rockets and More (Aerospace Engineering) program is designed to introduce students to the concepts of aerodynamics, propulsion, structural design, and flight through a series of activities that explore different types of aircraft. Students will design their own rockets, learn about the importance of weight distribution in aircraft design, construct a functional parachute, and make model helicopters.

JEWELRY, ACCESSORY & BEADING WORKSHOP 2ND-5TH 

Melanie Rose – Fee: $180 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min 8 Max 16 students
In this creative, engaging and “professional style” workshop, students construct beautiful and high quality beaded jewelry & accessories, while learning techniques used by professionals. Everyone will work on a design board and choose from a beautiful selection of beads, lead-free charms, crystals, pendants, ceramics, artistic wire and many other materials. Each week will feature NEW projects for spring & summer including: necklaces, bracelets, headbands, ankle bracelets, wind chimes and much more. All ages and levels are welcome and accommodated. Melanie Rose, instructor, is the owner of BEADZ, the Westchester Jewelry & Beading party service (www.gobeadz.com)

TGA TENNIS 2ND-5TH

TGA of So. Westchester – Fee: $210 – 3:05-4:05pm – Min. 6 Max. 12 students

TGA makes it convenient and fun for your child to learn and play tennis right on their school campus! Our proprietary curriculums for elementary school and middle school were created by TGA’S education experts and the United States Tennis Association (USTA). Students will experience a mix of tennis instruction, rules & etiquette lessons, educational components, character development lessons and physical activity as they advance through the five-level program. Our screened and certified instructors have a passion for working with children and are trained to help your student athlete develop a strong foundation of skills and knowledge as well as passion for the sport. TGA provides all equipment, First-time students receive a TGA hat, students earn achievement awards at every level, maximum 10:1 student to instructor ratio.