Enrichment Clubs

Sign up for the Fall 2018 After School Enrichment Clubs

Signup forms are due by September 28, 2018.

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-

Fall - beginning week of Oct. 9

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

Fall 2018

The Fall 2018 session will run on the following dates:

Mondays: Oct 15, Oct 22, Oct 29, Nov 5, Nov 19, Nov 26, Dec 3, Dec 10

Tuesdays: Oct 9, Oct 16, Oct 23, Oct 30, Nov 13, Nov 20

Thursdays: Oct 11, Oct 25, Nov 1, Nov 8, Nov 29, Dec 6


A1 Play-Well TEKnologies- Jedi Engineering with LEGO Materials

Instructor: Play-Well TEKnologies

Fee: $140, scholarship not available

Grades: K-2

Time: 3:15-4:45PM, 8 weeks

Max size: 16 students

The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects using LEGO® materials such as X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!


B1 Catch the Science Bug!

Instructor: Kimberly Bent

Fee: $100, scholarship not available

Grades: 3-5

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

Max size: 20 students

Each week contains an engaging hands-on exploration of topics in science and engineering. Learn how to be a detective and take fingerprints, measure the strength of paper towels, make an aluminum foil boat, make flying twirlers, explore states of matter and find the best formula for making silly putty.

B2 Art Club

Instructor: Heather Goddard

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: 3-5

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

Max size: 20 students

Art club will explore the creative process using a variety of mediums including paint, oil pastel, marker, crayon and colored pencil. During the first club’s session the club with decide as a group some projects that they would be interested in creating and this will inform what will happen during the rest of the meetings.

B3 Nursery Rhymes Fun

Instructor: Meredith Marcinkewicz

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: K-1

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

Max size: 16 students

Sing and dance to classic children’s songs with music and movement teacher Meredith Marcinkewicz. They will act, make crafts and play rhyming games.


D1 Hip Hop and Creative Dance

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

Fee: $25, scholarship available

Grades: K-2

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

Max size: 16 students

Learn basic Hip Hop dance moves in a fun and creative environment, while encouraging social skills and team work!

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

Logistics and Scheduling:

Varsha Desai

Tracey Sargent

PTO Volunteers:

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