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Private Music Instruction

9/1/14

Private Music Instruction
Days and times vary (early childhood, youth, and adult lessons offered)

CHAW offers private music instruction in violin, viola, cello, piano, voice, flute and guitar. For more information on scheduling, and instructors please contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call 202.547.6839.

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Rising Young Leaders Program   Ages 13 - 17

1/1/15 - 12/31/16

Rising Young Leaders Program   Ages 13 - 17
(Days and times vary)

RISING YOUNG LEADERS are an integral part of CHAW’s Youth Arts Program and Summer Camp programs. These young people are not just mentors but rising leaders in the community, sharing their experience in the arts with their peers and younger students. As part of our training, Rising Young Leaders will learn to build relationships and develop a strong work ethic. Setting a positive example, encouraging excitement about the arts, supporting students and teaching artists and having fun are all part of the mentor experience at CHAW! Teaching artists and staff are here to help mentor and advise interns throughout this experience. Students must be between the ages of 13-17 to apply.

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Photography On Location

3/29/15 - 8/30/15

Photography On Location
Sundays (10:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Learn how to take better photos while walking around Washington, DC! This class will meet at different locations on Capitol Hill, Downtown DC and on the National Mall. Class focus will be on techniques that improve photographic compositions, help to eliminate distractions and leverage better lighting conditions. (Photo credit: Joe Yablonsky)

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Summer 2015 - Visual Arts Adult Classes

5/1/15 - 8/30/15

Summer 2015 - Visual Arts Adult Classes
M,Tu,W, Th, Sa (Times Vary)

Stencils and Street Art for Adults, Introduction to Illustration and 2D Graphics, Sculpture, Oil Painting Basics and Beyond, Life Drawing, Drawing I & II, Working From the Figure, DC Sketchers

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Summer 2015 - Photography Adult Classes

5/3/15 - 8/30/15

Summer 2015 - Photography Adult Classes
M,Tu,W, Th, Su (Times Vary)

How Do I Use My New Digital Camera, Creative Techniques in Digital Photography, Digital Photography: Printing and Presentation, Fundamentals of Digital Photography, Flash Photography, Exhibiting and Selling Your Photographs, Photography on Location

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Applied Dance- Technique

8/31/15 - 12/16/15

Applied Dance- Technique
Wednesday, Saturday (time varies)

Ages 4-5
I. Ballet Saturdays 9:20-10:05am

Ages 5-6
I. Combo Wednesdays 4:25-5:10pm
I. Stretch/Tumble Wednesdays 5:15-6:00pm
II. Ballet Saturdays 10:10-10:55am

Ages 6-7
II. Combo Saturdays 11:00-11:45am

Ages 7-8
I. Modern Saturdays 12:00-12:45pm

Ages 7-9
I. Tap Saturdays 11:50-12:35pm

Ages 8-9
III. Ballet Wednesdays 4:50-5:35pm

Ages 9-10
II. Modern Saturdays 12:50-1:35pm
IV. Ballet Wednesdays 5:45-6:30pm

Ages 10-11
V. Ballet Wednesdays 6:30-7:15pm


**No Classes: November 11, 25 or 28**
***Showcase/Performance Dates: December 12**

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Applied Dance- Studio to Stage

8/31/15 - 6/3/16

Applied Dance- Studio to Stage
Satudays (time varies)

Ages 3-4
I. Ballerina Bunnies: Saturdays 8:45-9:30am

Ages 4-5
II. Ballerina Butterflies: Saturdays 9:35-10:20am

Ages 5-6
III. Ballerina Fairies: Saturdays 10:25-11:05am

Ages 6+
IV. Ballerina Mermaids: Saturdays 11:10-11:55am

***No class November 28th***
***Performances December 11th & June 3rd***

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Applied Dance- Tiny Tots

8/31/15 - 12/12/15

Applied Dance- Tiny Tots
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday (time varies)

Ages 2.5-3
I. Combo Tuesdays 9-9:45am
I. Combo Wednesdays 10:30-11:15am
I. Combo Saturday 8:30-9:15am

**No Classes: November 11, 25 or 28**
***Showcase/Performance Dates: December 12**

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YAP: After School Arts- Monday

8/31/15 - 12/12/15

YAP: After School Arts- Monday
Monday (3:30 - 6:30pm)

Grades K-8
Village time: 3:30-6:30pm

Grades K-2
Visual Arts I: Painting & Drawing 4:00-5:00pm
Humanities II: Things Imagined 4:00-5:00pm
Visual Arts II: Painting & Drawing 5:00-6:00pm
Humanities I: Things Imagined 5:00-6:00pm

Grades 3-5
Ceramics II: 4:00-5:30pm
Humanities: Harry Potter's World 4:45-6:15pm

Grades 6-8
Dance: Step Team 4:30-6:00pm

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YAP: After School Arts- Tuesday

9/1/15 - 12/12/15

YAP: After School Arts- Tuesday
Tuesday (3:30-6:30pm)

Grades K-8
Village time: 3:30-6:30pm

8–10yrs
4:30–6:00 American Youth Chorus Jrs.

Grades K-2
Dance: Hip Hop with GiGi Holliday- 4:00–5:00pm
Visual Arts II: Painting & Drawing with Carolina Mayorga- 5:00–6:00pm

Grades 3-5
Visual Arts I: Painting & Drawing with Carolina Mayorga- 4:00–5:00pm
Dance: Hip Hop with GiGi Holliday- 5:00–6:00pm

Grades 6-8
Ceramics II with Lindsey Walter- 4:30-6:00pm

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YAP: After School Arts-Wednesday

9/2/15 - 12/12/15

YAP: After School Arts-Wednesday
Wednesday (3:30-6:30pm)

Grades K-8
Village time: 3:30-6:30pm

Grades K-2
Visual Arts I: 2D-3D Mixed Media with Carolina Mayorga- 4:00–5:00pm
Ceramics I with Liz Rubando- 5:00-6:00pm

Grades 3-5
Ceramics I with Liz Rubando- 4:00-5:00pm
Photography with Leslie Mansour- 4:00-5:30pm
Visual Arts II: 2D-3D Mixed Media with Carolina Mayorga- 5:00–6:00pm

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YAP: After School Arts-Thursday

9/3/15 - 12/12/15

YAP: After School Arts-Thursday
Thursday (3:30-6:30)

Grades K-8
Village time: 3:30-6:30pm

11-14yrs
American Youth Chorus Srs. 4:30–6:00pm

Grades K-2
Ceramics II- with Liz Rubando- 4:00–5:00pm
Orff Ensemble I with Cora Lee Khambatta- 4:00-4:55pm
Visual Arts II: 2D-3D Mixed Media with Stephanie Morse- 5:00–6:00pm

Grades 3-5
Ceramics I with Liz Rubando- 5:00–6:00pm
Orff Ensemble II with Cora Lee Khambatta- 5:00-5:55pm
Visual Arts I: 2D-3D Mixed Media with Stephanie Morse- 4:00–5:00pm

Grades 6-8
Visual Arts: Speak Out with Spraypaint with Kate DiCiccio- 4:30-6:30pm
** October 5- December 12 **

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Fall Adult Classes 2015- Visual Arts

9/8/15 - 12/9/15

Fall Adult Classes 2015- Visual Arts
Mondays, Tursdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays (class time varies)

SEPTEMBER
Drawing II • Carolina Mayorga
Tuesdays • 6:30–8:30PM
9/8–10/20 • Session I $266 • 7 weeks
10/27–12/8 • Session II $266 • 7 weeks

Carving Fundamentals • Carolina Mayorga
9/14–10/5 • Monday • 6:30–8:30PM
$152 • 4 weeks

Seniors only Drawing & Wash Painting • Joey Manlapaz
9/8–10/6 • Tuesdays • 1:30–3:30PM
$190 • 5 weeks

Drawing I • Carolina Mayorga
9/9–10/28 • Wednesdays • 6:30–8:30PM
$304 • 8 weeks

DC Sketchers • Kent Gay
9/12 - 10/24 • Saturdays • 10:00AM – 12PM
$210 • 7 weeks

Oil Painting Basics & Beyond • Ellen Cornett
9/14–11/23 • Mondays • 6:30–8:30PM
$380 • 10 weeks • no class on 10/12

Advanced Watercolor & Pastel Painting • Ellen Cornett
9/16–12/2 • Wednesday • 10:00AM–1:00PM
$570 • 10 weeks • no class on 11/11 or 11/25

Life Drawing • Ellen Cornett
9/17–12/3 • Thursdays • 6:45–8:45PM
$418 • 11 weeks • no class on 11/26

OCTOBER
Art Studio • Carolina Mayorga
10/20–11/17 • Tuesdays • 1:30–3:30PM
$190 • 5 weeks

NOVEMBER
Shading and Lighting Fundamentals Carolina Mayorga
11/4–12/9 • Wednesdays • 6:30–8:30PM
$152 • 4 weeks • no class on 11/11 or 11/25

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Fall Adult Classes 2015- Creative Writing

9/8/15 - 12/7/15

Fall Adult Classes 2015- Creative Writing
Mondays and Tuesdays ()

SEPTEMBER
Finish Your Novel Already! • Hannah Sternberg
9/14–9/28 • Mondays • 6:30–8:30PM
$114 • 3 weeks

All Levels Fiction Workshop • Alicia Gleason
Tuesdays • 7:30–8:55PM
9/8–10/27 • Session 1 • $228 • 8 weeks
11/3–12/8 • Session 2 • $171 • 6 weeks

OCTOBER
Writing Games • Hannah Sternberg
10/19–12/7 • Mondays • 6:30–8:30PM
$304 • 8 weeks

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Fall Adult Classes 2015- Dance

9/9/15 - 12/9/15

Fall Adult Classes 2015- Dance
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays ()

SEPTEMBER Ballet and Stretch • Heidi Hess 9/9–10/14 • Wednesday • 7:20–8:20PM
$114 • 6 weeks

Ballet and Stretch–Extended • Heidi Hess
9/9–10/14 • Wednesday • 8:25–8:55PM
$57 • 6 weeks

Intro to Ballroom and Latin Dancing • Diane Samuelson
9/10–10/22 • Thursday • 7:35–8:55pm 45 minutes instruction • break • 30 minutes practice
$200 • 7 weeks

Adult Tap Dance • Heather Whyte
9/14–12/7 • Mondays • 6:30–6:50PM
$114 • 12 weeks • no class on 10/12

Adult Tap • Extended Class • Heather Whyte
9/14–12/7 • Mondays • 6:50–7:20PM
$114 • 12 weeks • no class on 10/12

Adult Ballet • Heather Whyte
9/14–12/7 • Mondays • 7:25–8:25PM
$228 • 12 weeks• no class on 10/12

Adult Ballet • Extended Class • Heather Whyte
9/14–12/7 • Mondays • 8:25–8:55PM
$114 • 12 weeks • no class on 10/12

Hip Hop Dance Basics • GiGi Holliday
9/15–10/20 • Tuesdays • 6:25–7:25PM
$114 • 6 weeks

Burlesque Dance Basics • GiGi Holliday
9/15–10/20 • Tuesdays • 7:40–8:40PM
$114 • 6 weeks

OCTOBER
Ballet and Stretch • Heidi Hess
10/21–12/9 • Wednesday • 7:20–8:20PM
$114 • 6 weeks • no class on 11/11 or 11/25

Ballet and Stretch • Extended • Heidi Hess
10/21–12/9 • Wednesdays • 8:25–8:55PM
$57 • 6 weeks • no class on 11/11 or 11/25

NOVEMBER
Hip Hop Dance Basics • GiGi Holliday
11/3–12/8 • Tuesdays • 6:25–7:25PM
$114 • 6 weeks

Burlesque Dance Basics • GiGi Holliday
11/3–12/8 • Tuesdays • 7:40–8:40PM
$114 • 6 weeks

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Fall Adult Classes 2015- Ceramics

9/9/15 - 12/16/15

Fall Adult Classes 2015- Ceramics
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays ()

SEPTEMBER
Intro to Ceramic Techniques • Clay Hollenkamp
Tuesdays • 6:45–8:45PM
9/8–10/20 • Session I • $266+ $30 clay fee • 7 weeks
10/27–12/8 • Session II • $266+ $30 clay fee • 7 weeks

Open Ceramics Studio • Liz Rubando
9/9–12/16 • Wednesdays • 6:30–8:30PM
$15 drop-in (if not currently enrolled)

Ceramics Beginners & Beyond • Kendall Milano
Thursdays • 6:30–8:30PM
9/10–10/22 • Session I • $266+ $30 clay fee • 7 weeks
10/29–12/10 • Session II • $228 + $30 clay fee • 6 week • no class 11/26.

Ceramics Independent Study and Wheel Techniques • Clay Hollenkamp
Saturdays • 10:00AM–12PM
9/12–10/24 • Session I • $266+ $30 clay fee • 7 weeks
10/31–12/12 • Session II • $228+ $30 clay fee • 6 weeks • no class 11/28

Ceramics for Beginners • Lindsey Walter
9/14–11/9 • Mondays • 6:30–8:30PM
$304 + $30 clay fee • 8 weeks • no class 10/12

NOVEMBER
Advanced Glazing • Lindsey Walter
11/16–12/7 • Mondays • 6:30–8:30PM
$152 • 4 weeks

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Fall Adult Classes 2015- Photography

9/9/15 - 12/20/15

Fall Adult Classes 2015- Photography
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays (class time varies)

SEPTEMBER
Intro to Black & White Darkroom Photography • Leslie Mansour
9/8–10/27 • Tuesdays • 7:00–8:55pm
$304 + $30 materials fee • 8 weeks

Fundamentals of Digital Photography • Joe Yablonsky
9/9–9/30 • Session I • Wednesdays • 6:30– 8:55PM $190 • 4 weeks

Holga Black & White Film Photography • Joe Yablonsky
9/14–10/5 • Mondays • 6:30–8:55PM
$190 • 4 weeks

OCTOBER
Travel Photography • Joe Yablonsky
Sundays • 10:00AM–1:00PM
10/11–10/25 • Session I • 3 weeks • $171

Nighttime Photography • Joe Yablonsky
Session I • 10/19–11/2 • Mondays • 6:30–8:55PM • $143 • 3 weeks

The Art of Photography • Joe Yablonsky
10/24–11/7 • Saturdays, • 10:00AM–1:00PM
$171 • 3 weeks

Advanced Darkroom: Fiber and Paper Toners • Joe Yablonsky
10/29–12/3 • Thursdays • 6:30–8:55PM
$238 • 5 weeks • no class on 11/26

NOVEMBER
Travel Photography • Joe Yablonsky
Sundays • 10:00AM–1:00PM
11/1–11/22 • Session II • $228 • 4 weeks

Exhibiting and Selling Your Photographs• Joe Yablonsky
11/4 • Wednesdays • 6:30–8:55PM
$48 • 1 week

Fundamentals of Digital Photography • Joe Yablonsky
11/9–11/30 • Session II • Mondays • 6:30–8:55PM $190 • 4 weeks

DECEMBER
Nighttime Photography • Joe Yablonsky
Session II • 12/1–12/15 • Tuesdays • 6:30–8:55PM • $143 • 3 weeks

Travel Photography • Joe Yablonsky
Sundays • 10:00AM–1:00PM
12/6–12/20 • Session III • $171 • 3 weeks

Flash Photography • Joe Yablonsky
12/7–12/14 • Mondays • 6:30–8:55PM
$95 • 2 weeks

Photo Printing and Presentation• Joe Yablonsky
12/10–12/17 • Thursdays • 6:30–8:55PM
$95 • 2 weeks

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Music Together

9/14/15 - 12/4/15

Music Together
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday (time varies)

Ages 0-5

Monday
9:45-10:30am
10:45-11:30am
11:45-12:30pm

Tuesday & Thursday
9:45-10:30am
10:45-11:30am

Friday-
9:45am-10:30am
10:45am-11:30am
4:00-4:45pm

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Encaustic Collage with Katie Kaufman

9/25/15 - 9/26/15

Encaustic Collage with Katie Kaufman
Friday and Saturday (9:30 - 4:30 pm)

Encaustic collage uses beeswax as an adhesive and allows for layering of papers and lightweight found materials as a base for over-painting with oil and encaustic paint.

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