What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

ASIAN AMERICAN ARTS CENTRE ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIP CONTEST FOR CHILDREN'S AFTER SCHOOL ART CLASSES

     Home  >  Articles  > NYMP News (not region specific)
by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: art, scholarship, class, asian american arts centre, afterschool, contest, manhattan, nyc, new york,


The Asian American Arts Centre (AAAC) is offering five scholarships for its 15-week spring semester of after-school classes for children ages 6-14. The 2011 Art Class Scholarship Contest winner will be determined by an Artistic Aptitude Evaluation, which will be given January 24 at 4pm and January 25 at 4pm and 5:30pm. The winners will be announced at AAAC's Open House event on February 1 from 4-7pm, which the public is invited to attend.

The Asian American Arts Centre is located at 111 Norfolk Street near Delancey Street in Lower Manhattan. For more information on the scholarships and how to register for the Artistic Aptitude Evaluation, visit www.artspiral.org//new.html or call 212-233-2154.

A 15-week spring semester of classes for children ages 6-14 will begin February 8. Registration is open every Friday from 10:30am-5pm at the center. Tuition is $235 and includes all supplies. The full semester runs from February 8 through June 7.

AAAC art classes will focus on creativity. Programs are designed to stimulate children's creativity and capacity to explore their own artistic originality and cultural background. The goal is to simulate and develop each child's creative instincts, reinforcing and encouraging them. As this develops in the security of the classroom, a child's sense of self can grow. This self-recognition of themselves in the artworks they create can evolve into a self-confidence that can transfer to other academic subjects. Children are introduced to the language of visual forms as well as those of Asian art forms. To learn more, visit www.artspiral.org.


Get a free whine stopper

Receive our weekly highlights newsletter · Over 1,000 local activities

More NYMP News (not region specific) Articles

Asian American Arts Centre Announces Scholarship Contest for Children's After School Art Classes
Nickelodeon's Naked Brothers Band Workshop with Teen Stars Nat and Alex Wolff to Raise Money for Save the Children
In Our Neighborhoods: A Family Fights to 'Strike Out' Pediatric Cancer
New Places and Programs for Kids and Families in Manhattan - November 2010
New Places and Programs for Kids in Manhattan - October 2010

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local NYMP News (not region specific) Sponsors


Active Kidz Long Island
200 Robbins Lane
Jericho, NY
516- 621-6600
Active Kidz is the place for kids to get healthy w...

ThoughtGallery.org

New York, NY
212-315-0800
ThoughtGallery.org has been created for intellectu...
School at Steps (The)
2121 Broadway at 74th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY
212-874-3678
The School at Steps cultivates young dancers, ages...

Blue School
241 Water Street
NYC, NY
212-228-6341
Blue School's educational model integrates a progr...

Marcia the Musical Moose
New York, New Jersey and Connecticut
,
212-567-0682
Guitar, Magic & Puppet Show! Specializing in ages ...
See Our NYMP News (not region specific) Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE