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Spring SPARK Classes

SPARK Early Childhood Classes

  • Spring 2017 Session: April 4th – June 22nd
  • Sessions are taught by professional Teaching Artists.
  • All classes take place at SPARK by Brooklyn Children’s Museum, 1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver

Tuition: $330 per child (10% discount for BCM Passport Members)

Tuesdays

Wild Waterfront 
April 4 to June 20, 2017
Tuesday, 9:30 – 10:30am 
Ages 24 to 36 months

Brooklyn’s own waterfront offers endless ways to explore nature up close! We’ll get our hands a little dirty, have a close look at some of the plants and animals in our Brooklyn backyard, and create hands-on projects inspired by our outdoor adventures. This class will take place outside as weather allows.

Taught by: Paige Polk
Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.

Eleven (11) sessions from April 4, 2107 to June 20, 2017 (excluding April 11, 2017).


Little Artists 
April 4 to June 20, 2017
Tuesday, 10:45 – 11:45am 
Ages 24 to 36 months

Each week children and caregivers are introduced to a new artist, explore their technique and materials, and create their own masterworks in this one-hour class in Spark’s art studio.

Taught by: Erika Garcy Tobin
Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.

Eleven (11) sessions from April 4, 2107 to June 20, 2017 (excluding April 11, 2017).

Wednesdays

Storytime & Sensory Lounge 
April 5 to June 21, 2017
Wednesday, 9:30 – 10:30am 
Ages 12 to 36 months

Children and caregivers explore their senses in this interactive class that includes song, storytelling, dramatic role play and an art project with different materials to explore every week.

Taught by: Siri Hellerman
Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.

Eleven (11) sessions from April 5, 2107 to June 21, 2017 (excluding April 12, 2017).


Animal Yoga!
April 5 to June 21, 2017
Wednesday, 10:45 – 11:45am 
Ages 24 to 36 months

Slither, crawl, and stretch in this interactive class where kids and caregivers discover their animal bodies through creative movement and improvisation. Each week will highlight different animals and their unique attributes through yoga poses and creative movement.

Taught by: Phoebe DeVincenzi
Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.

Eleven (11) sessions from April 5, 2107 to June 21, 2017 (excluding April 12, 2017).

Thursdays

Lavender Blues Music & Movement
April 6 to June 22, 2017
Thursday, 10:30 – 11:30am
Ages 12 to 36 months

Teaching musician Lavender Blues explores music, movement, and rhythm with children ages 1-3 years in this engaging jam session. During this class, kids develop an understanding of rhythm and music, build awareness and control of their body as well as develop social and coordination skills.

 

Taught by: Alex Louis-Jacques, founder, Lavender Blues
Class size limited to 15 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.
Eleven (11) sessions from April 6, 2017 to June 22, 2017 (excluding April 13, 2017).


Lavender Blues for Babies Only!
April 6 to June 22, 2017
Thursday, 12:00-1:00pm
Ages 0 to 12 months

Teaching musician Lavender Blues explores music, movement, and rhythm with babies ages 0-12 months and their caregivers in this engaging jam session. During this class, babies develop an ear for rhythm and music, recognition of sound and patterns, as well as develop social and coordination skills.

 

Taught by: Alex Louis-Jacques, founder, Lavender Blues
Class size limited to 15 children and their caregivers. Pre-registration required.
Eleven (11) sessions from April 6, 2017 to June 22, 2017 (excluding April 13, 2017)

 Any Questions?

Call us at (718) 852-2470 or email Erika Tobin at etobin@brooklynkids.org.