Summers Are still CHAWsome!
CHAW summer camps provide just the right balance of creativity and recreation in a warm and welcoming virtual community! Professional teaching artists and staff lead campers in artful exploration, technique development, and community building with programs and activities that meet a wide range of interests and abilities. CHAW is committed to providing accessible, affordable programming to all students: tuition assistance and payment plans are available to anyone who wants to participate.
Arts Adventures Virtual Camps - Grades K-5
Spark your creative curiosity with CHAW's virtual summer camps! Teaching artists and staff will lead students each day in Village Time followed by a studio arts class and a performing arts class with a new amazing theme each week! General materials needed will be announced before each session.
Arts Adventures virtual Weeks
Week 1: June 22 – 26: Superheros, Villians and Science Fiction
Week 2: June 29 – July 3: Design & Building
Week 3: July 6 – 10: Environment and Environmentalism -CURRENTLY FULL FOR GRADES 3-5-
Week 4: July 13– 17: Ancient Myths and Folklore
Week 5: July 20 – 24: Outerspace and Physics
Week 6: July 27 – 31: Imagined Travels to Distant Lands
Grades K–5 • grade most recently completed
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. (Grades K-2)
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (Grades 3-5)
$250 for one week/$475 two weeks
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For the love of music series
Four one-week sessions, 06/15/2020 - 07/09/2020
Monday through Thursday
Ages 5 - 10 years old
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Join Teaching Artist, Lydia Ma and a rotating cast of special guests for a fun filled summer series and explore how music is all around us in our daily lives. You don't need a classroom or even an instrument to discover a love of music! Sign up for all four weeks for $300 weekly at $80 a week.
No musical experience required and general supplies will be announced before each session. Click here for more info or to register.
- June 15 - 18 - Music and Foreign Language Week
Students will learn rhythm through words, Chinese vocabulary through Chinese songs, classic Italian IPA pronunciation, and global culture through the common language of music.
- June 22 - 25 - Music and Art Week
Students will build instruments from scratch, create artwork inspired by music and lots more in this hand-on week!
- June 29 - July 2 - Music and Science Week
Have you wondered about the science of sound? What are acoustics and why do musicians talk about them? Learn the answers to these questions and much more during this week of exploration.
- July 6 - 9 - Music and PE Week
Learn principles of music all while moving and grooving. Students who sign up for this week will practice rhythm and percussion while working up a sweat!
String Fling!-virtual Violin Camp-GradeS k-6
08/24/2020 - 08/28/2020
Monday through Friday
More info coming soon!
A half day camp for young violin students. Activities include Suzuki method based instruction, including ensembles, creative movement, and music games. 6 months+ experience and instrument required. Students will have a fabulous week of beautiful music!