After School Enrichment Program

Registration for Fall Session A is open now through September 7th.

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 A: September 10-October 19     

Session B: October 29-December 14

Preschool classes will begin Session B (October 29-December 14)

 

 

K-2nd Grade

Modern Masters in Art

Mondays, 3:15 – 4:15 PM with Ms. Dana

This class will explore some of this century's most influential artists. From mixed media artists and graphic designers, to painters and sculptors, students will learn about, and find inspiration in artists like Hannah Hoch, Saul Bass, Keith Haring, and Barbara Hepworth. We'll create projects large and small using a wide variety of materials and of course, our active imaginations.

Cost: $125, $100 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: $150; $125 for full-time ASP enrollees.

 

Running Club

Wednesdays, 3:15-4:15 PM with Ms. Michelle

Open your eyes to the adventure of running! We will discuss the importance of nutrition, conditioning, distance and preventing injury. We emphasize the value of running as a lifelong activity that can be enjoyed in a group or as an individual. We will explore distance running and short fast pace running for a complete understanding of the different paths running can take you.  Parent volunteer needed.

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

 

Ukelele Ensemble

Thursdays, 2:15-3:00 PM with Ms. Jessica

Ukulele is a great way to build on the basics of music and grow musically in a fun way! Students will learn to strum, pick, play chords and melodies, tune, and care for their instrument. This is a double session class that runs through December. Students will have the opportunity to perform at Willowwind's Performing Arts night. Students must provide their own ukulele.

Cost: $225; $200 for full-time ASP enrollees.

 

Questions? 

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