Classes

Classes

YOUTH ARTS INSTITUTE SPRING 2019 CLASSES ARE ANNOUNCED!
Music, visual arts, writing, martial arts, chess, and more!

All classes are FREE!

**MONDAYS** (Starting January 28th)

VIOLIN 1 & 2: 4:30pm-5:15pm and 5:15pm to 6:00pm
These beginner and intermediate violin classes are for students ages 6 to 18. Instructor will place students in the appropriate class.

HIP HOP DANCE: 5:30pm-6:30pm
A high-energy dance class for all levels, ages 6 to 18.

BALLET: 6:30pm-7:30pm
This elegant and graceful dance class if for all levels, ages 6 to 18.

DRAWING: 5:30pm – 6:30pm. This class will use basic drawing techniques and various materials to bring out the students’ inner artist, ages 6 to 18
HARTFORD YOUNG WRITERS CLUB: 6:30pm–7:30pm. Explore creative writing through fun individual and group projects, ages 8 to 18

HARTFORD ALL-CITY YOUTH ORCHESTRA (HACYO): 7:00pm to 8pm. This string ensemble is for students with at least one year of experience with a musical instrument. Students in middle or high school are encouraged to join.

**TUESDAYS** (Starting January 29th)

VOCAL ENSEMBLE: 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Sing your favorite tunes while learning vocal technique, arranging, and harmony singing. Ages 6 to 18.

KEYBOARD 1: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
This beginner piano class is for students ages 6 to 18.

KEYBOARD 2: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Piano 2 is for students ages 6 to 18 with some basic knowledge of the instrument.

CHESS: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Learn the exciting game of strategy and problem-solving. Ages 8 to 18.

GUITAR: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
This beginner guitar class is for children 8 to 18.

**WEDNESDAYS** (Starting January 30th)

MARTIAL ARTS: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Improve focus and fitness through karate and more. Ages 6 to 18.

CARTOONING: 5:30pm to 6:30pm
Learn how to bring style and fun to your drawing. Ages 6 to 18.

GENERAL ART: 6:30pm to 7:30pm
This class will explore different mediums of art and create fun craft projects. Ages 6 to 18.

FUNKY COMMUNITY BRASS BAND: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Taught by the nationally-known Funky Dawgz Brass Band, this high-energy New Orleans-style band is for middle and high school students. At least one year of experience on a brass or woodwind instrument is necessary.

**THURSDAYS** 
Stay tuned for arts workshops and open mic nights on select Thursdays.

FINAL STUDENT SHOWCASE: Monday, June 3rd.

Schedule is subject to change. For more information or to register: BrennaH@CharterOakCenter.org or (860) 310-2589.