After School Enrichment Program

Registration for Fall Session B is open now through October 26th.

Willowwind offers a variety of after school enrichment classes throughout year. Classes are offered in the fall and spring, and typically run for about an hour one day each week. Enrollment is open to all PreK-6th grade students in the Iowa City community.

Session B: October 29-December 14

Preschool

Storybook Ballet

Mondays, 4:00 - 4:30 PM with Ms. Ally

Get your groove on! Join preschool extraordinaire Ms. Ally with storybook themed movement activities. Learn basic technique, developmentally appropriate exercises, and rhythm activities for our youngest learners in a fun way. Storybook Ballet students will join PreK ASP at no cost until class begins at 4:00.  Students will present a showcase at our Performing Arts Night in December.

Cost: $75; $50 for full-time ASP enrollees


K-2nd Grade

Sun and Shadow Art

Mondays, 3:15 - 4:15 PM with Ms. Dana

Lanterns, stained "glass", and shadow puppets! Explore how light interacts with objects to illuminate or cast shadows. This one of a kind art class taught by Ms. Dana is sure to add a new and exciting challenge for young art enthusiasts! The class’s art will be on gallery display at our Performing Arts Night in December.

Cost:  $125; $100 for full-time ASP enrollees

 

Chess Club (Grades 1-6)

Fridays, 3:15 - 4:15 PM with Mr. Kenny

The Willowwind Chess Club has returned, with ASP favorite Mr. Kenny! Chess offers students a chance to hone skills of strategy, focus, critical thinking, problem‐solving, and logical reasoning. This class is for beginning chess players as well as practiced students, all are welcome. This class is open to 1-6 grades only.

Cost:  $50; $40 for full-time ASP enrollees


3rd-6th Grade

Lego Robotics          

Mondays, 3:15 - 5:15 PM with Mr. Connor

Students will work together to design several NXT and EV3 robots to maneuver, lift, push, pull, respond to sensors, and endure the consequences of gravity. Connor is a Physics and Pre-Med major, and has been building robots since he was 8 years old. This course is suitable for students who have some programming experience.

Cost:  $200; $175 for full-time ASP enrollees

Chess Club (Grades 1-6)

Fridays, 3:15 - 4:15 PM with Mr. Kenny

The Willowwind Chess Club has returned, with ASP favorite Mr. Kenny! Chess offers students a chance to hone skills of strategy, focus, critical thinking, problem‐solving, and logical reasoning. This class is for beginning chess players as well as practiced students, all are welcome. This class is open to 1-6 grades only.

Cost:  $50; $40 for full-time ASP enrollees

 

Questions? 

Contact our Programs Director, Jessica Palmer, at jessicap@willowwind.org.