After School Enrichment Clubs

Sign up for the Spring 2019 After School Enrichment Clubs is closed.


After School Enrichment Clubs offer a wide selection of creative, educational, and fun learning opportunities to the entire Lura A. White elementary school community. The clubs are lead by teachers, parents, and friends of the school. Special thanks to all our enrichment club leaders and the Lura A. White staff, without whom these clubs would not be possible!!

Clubs meet directly after the school day ends. Weekly sessions last 60-90 minutes and run for six weeks. Club sessions occur three times throughout the year starting in October, January and April.

If you have any questions or comments about the program please email Michelle Scally (ayershirleypto@gmail.com).


The Spring 2019 session will run on the following dates:

Mondays: April 22, April 29, May 6, May 13, May 20, May 27

Tuesdays: April 23, April 30, May 7, May 14, May 21, May 28

Wednesdays: April 24, May 1, May 8, May 15, May 22, May 29

Thursdays: April 25, May 2, May 9, May 16, May 23, May 30

Fridays: April 26, May 3, May 10, May 17, May 24, May 31


MONDAYS

A1 Cartooning Club

Instructor: David Sebastian

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 3-5

Time: 3:15-4:45PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 12 students

This program is a basic introduction to drawing cartoons and comic strips. The program will include the process of character creation and development. We will use exaggeration and minimalization techniques to help explain our characters’ personalities. The students will then integrate their characters into a created world in a multi-panel newspaper-style comic strip.


TUESDAYS

B1 Art Club

Instructor: Heather Goddard

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: K-2

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 16 students

LAW Art Club for Students in Kindergarten through Second Grade. Students will experiment with art materials including, markers, crayons, colored pencils, oil pastels, and paint to create artworks that are two and three dimensional. A new project will be introduced each week and and students will take their artwork home as soon as they complete it.



WEDNESDAYS

C1 Fuse Bead Fun

Instructor: Marianne Zimon

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 1-2

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 10 students

Come join us for Fuse bead fun. It’s a great way to combine math, art, crafting and creativity. Follow a design or create your own.


C2 Fuse Bead Fun

Instructor: Linda Atwood

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 3-5

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 10 students

Come join us for Fuse bead fun. It’s a great way to combine math, art, crafting and creativity. Follow a design or create your own.


C3 Camera Club

Instructor: Meredith Marcinkewicz

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 3-5

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 16 students

Students will be introduced to the workings of digital cameras, framing shots, concepts of foreground and background, nature shot, portraits, and action shots. Students will take home a printed photo from each week's class.


C4 Gardening Club

Instructor: Matthew Noll

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 4-5

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 15 students

The Gardening Club will introduce students to the basics of gardening. Students will be able to work, outside getting their hands in the dirt planting, watering, weeding, and tending to their own school garden.


THURSDAYS

D1 Basic American Sign Language

Instructor: Lezli Whitehouse

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: K-2

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 12 students

This club will introduce you to some basic concepts behind this beautiful gestual and movement based language used by the Deaf community in this country. You will be able to introduce yourself, learn and use the alphabet, numbers and over 100 words in ASL.


D2 Musical Theater

Instructor: Joy Kapp (Maria’s School of Dance)

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: K-2

Time: 3:15-4:15PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 20 students

Students will be participating in games, song and dance that encourage acting, teamwork and build confidence.



Friday

E1 Sports Club

Instructor: Matthew Noll and Jess Myshrall

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 4-5

Time: 3:15-4:45PM, 6 weeks

Max size: 24 students, 12 from each grade

The Sports Club will provide children in grades 4 and 5 with the opportunity to learn and play classic childhood games including kickball, wiffle ball, soccer, flag football, and more. All abilities and skill levels are welcome.


Thank You!

Past instructors:

Daniel LaCruz

Heather Goddard

Marla Farrow

Elise White

Meredith Marcinkewicz

Alexandra Bradstreet

Erica Crawford

Sue Heinz

Adam Lamy

Kelly Marchand

Vijayan Nambiar

Katherine Farrar

Kelly Reed

Noah Reed

Cyndy Gianakos

Bonnie Warren

Amelia Bellve

Maria Morrell

Ana Rice

Kimberly Bourassa

Kimberly Bent

Alexis Kapp

Joy Kapp


Logistics and Scheduling:

Varsha Desai

Sandra Ferguson


PTO Volunteers:

Jay Duffner, Michelle Scally, Kristen Mullen, Jessica Myshrall, Kelly Reed, Sudha Shunmugam, Lisa Trotter