2020 Autumn Program Guide

Guitar Karate: Strike a Chord • AGES 6 AND UP Explore a progressive guitar program using either an acoustic or electric guitar. “Belts” reflect your proven level of competency and the progression of colors reflects your musical journey. When you demonstrate proficiency in your current level techniques, you’ll achieve the next belt level. Bring your own guitar; rentals can be arranged by calling 630-717-0562. A $15 fee for required lesson book with play along CD is available from the instructor at the first class. No class Nov. 27 (bm) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N Music Suite Main Room • 2867 W. 95th St., Ste. 115 AGES 6-10 52954 Sep 25-Oct 30 F 4:15-4:55 pm $130/$160 52956 Nov 6-Dec 18 F 4:15-4:55 pm $130/$160 AGES 10 AND UP 52955 Sep 25-Oct 30 F 5:05-5:45 pm $130/$160 52957 Nov 6-Dec 18 F 5:05-5:45 pm $130/$160 Introduction to Watercolors for Kids NEW • AGES 10-16 Learn the basics of watercolor painting in a fun and easy way! Participants will learn techniques such as wet-on-dry and wet-on-wet painting, blends, and color mixing. Then, the class will work on a final project together. Supplies including a watercolor set, brush, and paper will be provided for participants to take home and continue their watercolor practice! (bd) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Classroom 210 • 2244 West 95th St. 52658 Sep 12 Sa 10:00-11:00 am $31/$47 52661 Oct 13 Tu 5:00-6:00 pm $31/$47 Laugh Out Loud Improv • AGES 9-13 If you enjoy comedy, laughing, having a good time or acting, this is one program you don’t want to miss! Create characters, play awesome theater games, invent scenes, develop social skills and be spontaneous. No class Nov. 26. (bm) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N ARRCC Classroom 202 • 305 W. Jackson Ave. 52437 Sep 24-Oct 29 Th 6:30-7:15 pm $84/$114 52438 Nov 5-Dec 17 Th 6:30-7:15 pm $84/$114 Learn to Sew • AGES 6-14 Learn the basics of sewing and how to use a sewing machine. Make bags and pillows and learn to stuff animals. Create your own textile designs using fabric paints and use the fabric in a project. Basic hand stitching also is covered. (bd) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Culinary Arts Room 303 • 2244 West 95th St. 52591 Sep 22-Oct 27 Tu 4:30-6:30 pm $148/$178 52608 Sep 26-Oct 31 Sa 9:00-11:00 am $148/$178 Broadway Kids Featuring Songs from Mary Poppins • AGES 4-13 “Everything is possible...even the impossible” as we collaborate to create our very own musical using the music and themes from Disney’s beloved Mary Poppins and the sequel Mary Poppins Returns . If you love musical theater, this class is for you! The fundamentals of theatre (acting, improvisation, music, and movement) are explored to inspire participants to create an improvised script that transforms into a cohesive, exciting piece of theatre. Please note that this class will be video recorded by the instructor on the last day of the session and a link will be emailed to parents in lieu of our traditional end-of-session performance. No class Nov. 26. (bm) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Wood Floor Studio 208/209 • 2244 West 95th St. AGES 4-7 52556 Nov 3-Dec 8 Tu 4:30-5:30 pm $110/$140 AGES 8-13 52557 Nov 5-Dec 17 Th 4:30-5:30 pm $110/$140 Drums for Beginners • AGES 6 AND UP Learn what you need to know to get started playing the drums! Snare drums and sticks are provided for use in class. Fees include sticks and a drum pad for practice at home. Snare drum kits are available for rent if you wish. No class Nov. 26. (bm) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N Music Suite Main Room • 2867 W. 95th St., Ste. 115 AGES 6-10 52949 Sep 24-Oct 29 Th 4:15-4:55 pm $151/$181 52951 Nov 5-Dec 17 Th 4:15-4:55 pm $151/$181 AGES 10 AND UP 52950 Sep 24-Oct 29 Th 5:05-5:45 pm $151/$181 52952 Nov 5-Dec 17 Th 5:05-5:45 pm $151/$181 Everyday Etiquette • AGES 7-10 Develop your self-esteem and boost your self-confidence! Instructor Patricia Ray covers a wide variety of tips for success including classroom etiquette, having respect for everyone, sportsmanship, how to develop good social skills, bullying, getting along with others and how to make a favorable first impression. Table and restaurant manners in addition to writing a proper thank you note also are discussed. Program concludes with a dinner at an area restaurant where you can practice your newly acquired dining skills. Fee includes the dinner cost. (bd) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N 95th Street Classroom 207 • 2244 West 95th St. 49853 Sep 22-Oct 13 Tu 5:30-6:30 pm $59/$89 Glam and Jam NEW • AGES 4-9 Get ready for a fun and glamorous night out! Each participant will enjoy a makeover including a new hairstyle, make-up and painted nails. Each participant also will get creative, decorating and personalizing a cool craft using paint and jewels and creating a unique bead and charm bracelet. To top off the evening, jam to some great music in a high-energy dance party for all! (bd) CODE DATE DAY TIME R/N ARRCC Craft Room 205 • 305 W. Jackson Ave. 50490 Oct 23 F 6:00-7:30 pm $33/$49 ! For in-person programs, Naperville Park District has implemented Criteria for the Operation of Park District Programs Relative to COVID-19. CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS. NAPERVILLE PARK DISTRICT Promoting healthy lives, minds and community REGISTER ONLINE AT NAPERVILLEPARKS.ORG  PROGRAMS SEARCHABLE BY AGE AND LOCATION 59 AUTUMN 2020 ARTS