Kids

We are excited to offer our next kids programs during the summer of 2020
Salsa & Spanish and French & Ballet!

Salsa & Spanish for Kids

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2pm-5pm, May 26 – July 2.
6 weeks course, 2x per week, 3 hours per session (36 hours)

Description:
Kids ages 6-11 will learn basic Spanish vocabulary for dance and everyday conversation, Spanish songs, cultural knowledge about Cuban music and dance, and salsa and other Cuban popular dances. Kids who attend all 12 sessions get a certificate of participation and will dance in the final showing for family on Thursday, July 2 from 5-5:30 pm.
Children will need to wear comfortable clothes for dancing (tee shirt, leggings or athletic pants) and will dance bare foot. Other supplies provided, but children should bring a water bottle. In nice weather, the space opens to the outdoors and gets lots of beautiful sunlight. Children are expected to demonstrate good behavior conducive to the learning & safety of all kids.
Select Thursday sessions open to drop-ins – register for just one or all four!

Daily Schedule:
2-2:15 pm: Drop off
2:15-3:15 pm: Language/Culture
3:15-3:30: Brain break/transition
3:30-5 pm: Dance class

Cost:
Individual Thursday drop-ins: $30
Full 12 sessions: $300 paid in 2 installments of $150
Minimum of 8 registrations needed for full course
Limit: 15 children for full course. 5 children per drop-in.
10% Sibling Discount using code “SIBLING” at checkout

Registration for full 12 weeks program: https://bit.ly/2VXJQMp
Drop-in Registration for Thursday, June 4 (rumba):
https://bit.ly/2TvnGiK
Drop-in Registration for Thursday, June 11 (mambo):
https://bit.ly/3awN0KU
Drop-in Registration for Thursday, June 18 (pilon):
https://bit.ly/3aAQE6E
Drop-in Registration for Thursday, June 25 (conga):
https://bit.ly/38veLlu
For new students, on the registration page, when asked if you are a guardian of the participant, please click “yes” and proceed!
For current students, under “who is signing up?” click “add family member” to add your child to your account. You will complete the registration and payment via our dance studio system.
At the studio on the first day, you will complete a short registration form for your children with health info, emergency contacts, etc.

Contact us with any questions!

Salsa & Spanish is taught by Liz Anaya, Ciro Anaya, & guests. During the school year, this course is offered on Saturdays. Liz Anaya has previously worked as Adjunct Instructor for Spanish at the University of Alaska and has several years of experience organizing language-learning activities for children. Ciro Anaya has a teaching license from Cuba.

French & Ballet for Kids

Wednesdays & Fridays from 2pm-5pm, June 3 – June 26.
4 weeks course, 2x per week, 3 hours per session (24 hours).

Description:
Boys and Girls ages 6-11 will learn basic French language, with lots of songs and games, as well as ballet basics. A final showing for family will take place on Friday, June 26, 5-5:30 pm. Children will need to wear typical movement/ballet clothing of any kind (tights, shorts, or leggings, leotard or plain form-fitting tee shirt, ballet or jazz shoes). They should bring a sweatshirt or sweater as well. Children will be provided with classroom supplies and will only need to bring a water bottle. In nice weather, the space opens to the outdoors and gets lots of beautiful sunlight. Children are expected to demonstrate good behavior conducive to the learning & safety of all kids.

Daily Schedule:
2-2:15 pm: Drop off
2:15-3:45 pm: Language/Culture class
3:45-4:00: Brain break/transition
4-5pm: Dance/Movement class

Cost:
Full 8 sessions: $240, paid in 2 installments of $120
Minimum of 10 registrations needed for full course
Limit: 15 children per course.
10% Sibling Discount using code “SIBLING” at checkout

Registration: https://bit.ly/2PUv7ha
For new students, on the registration page, when asked if you are a guardian of the participant, please click “yes” and proceed!
For current students, under “who is signing up?” click “add family member” to add your child to your account. You will complete the registration and payment via our dance studio system.
At the studio on the first day, you will complete a short registration form for your children with health info, emergency contacts, etc.
Contact us with any questions!

French & Ballet is taught by Liz Anaya & guests. Liz Anaya has a bachelor’s degree in French Language & Literature and has completed several years of study and work in France and Senegal. In 2016 she achieved level C2 (mastery, Common European Framework) via examination. She has several years of experience leading children’s summer and after-school programs for French. Ballet assistant TBA.

Note: Children may attend both the French & Ballet or Salsa & Spanish (including drop-in) only if a parent is present when in attendance more than 6 hours per week.