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  • Chess Emporium DWES Spring

    Chess Emporium Scholastic Program offers youngsters from Kindergarten through 6th grade a chance to learn about chess. Many of our students have gone on to rank in the top 50 nationally! Studies by major corporations and universities have shown that chess can help students increase their math and verbal skills, as well as their creative and critical thinking skills. Come join the club! Students learn quickly. Beginners are welcome. Enrollment is open till 2/28/19 but class fees are not prorated for late starts.   Enrollment is open till 9/25/18 but class fees are not prorated for late starts.  To learn more about Chess Emporium, visit www.chessemporium.com or call (602) 482-4867.
  • Dancing Sun Yoga DWES Spring 2

    Enriching the lives of youth through yoga inspired movement and meditation.Children are natural yogis because of their “live in the moment” attitude and ability to embrace the present. Dancing Sun Yoga helps students improve their focus, concentration, and stress management while having fun and increasing their physical fitness. Incorporating the body, mind, and breath, students will improve their balance, flexibility, and overall well-being. Dancing Sun classes are interactive and engaging, and students are continuously moving and challenging their bodies and mind. Students are required to bring their own Yoga mats
  • Kids Who Cook DWES Spring 2

    Kids Who Cook offers fun, hands-on cooking and food preparation classes for children grades K-5. Following kid approved and chef-inspired recipes, students will use healthy, plant-based, and locally sourced food to create their culinary masterpieces. Research shows that children who are engaged in preparing their own snacks and meals are more likely to try different food varieties and combinations, choose healthy alternatives, Have an increased awareness of the nutrition in every day foods and learn the basics of food and snack preparation and sanitation. Each week students will follow a guided chef's presentation to make and eat their own snacks. All food and materials will be provided and students will receive a copy of the recipe to replicate at home. When possible, we use fresh, organic, and locally sourced food items. While many of our dishes are sugar free, gluten free, and nut free, there is a chance that all students may be exposed to any of these items during class. Please contact Eden Peterson at edenpeter@yahoo.com if you are interested in purchasing an apron for the class.
  • Recycled Art - Let the Adventures Begin! Spring 2

    Description: This class gives students the opportunity to stretch their imaginations and create things with their hands. They become resourceful as they use recycled objects to create an inventive piece of art. Each week, the instructor introduces a new, creative theme for the students to follow. Project themes could vary from robots to garden art, as recycled objects become treasures! Families are welcome to donate safe, clean recycled objects from home. Instructor: Miriam Pissas
  • Silly Science - Little Einstein Artists DWES Spring 2

    Awesome science experiments can turn into beautiful pieces of art ready to frame! A rainbow of colors and textures galore will come together in surprising ways. Students not only will have a masterpiece to bring home each week but will also learn fun science facts along the way! Please have your child wear clothes that can get dirty or pack a big shirt to wear over their clothes. Being a Scientist AND an Artist can be a messy job! Instructor: Brandi Aaronson
  • Young Rembrandts DWES Preschool Spring 2

    Young Rembrandts for Preschool students helps develop fine motor skills, time on task and other kindergarten readiness skills. A fun way to learn! All new lessons are coming up this session in Young Rembrandts’ PRESCHOOL classes. Inspire your child’s imaginative spirit and bolster educational skills that will benefit them all year long. All materials provided. For more information about Young Rembrandts, please visit our website at www.youngrembrandts.com Contact information: (602) 955-DRAW. All registrations go through ECS. The link to online registration can be found at www.ecsforall.org. Instructor: Miriam Pissas
  • Young Rembrandts DWES Spring 2

    Young Rembrandts’ mission is to encourage creativity, technique, and joy in the artistic process by offering a unique, step-by-step method that successfully teaches children how to draw. Students will focus on art techniques, as well as cartooning. This is a great class for beginning artists, for those who want to improve their drawing skills and for all who love to draw! While Young Rembrandts classes are structured and educational, children have fun producing drawings worthy of framing. Lessons from previous years are not repeated. New and returning students are welcome. All materials provided. For more information about Young Rembrandts, please visit our website at www.youngrembrandts.com or call (602) 955-DRAW. All registrations go through the ECS Office