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After-School Classes & Programs for Children in Brooklyn

After-School Classes & Programs for Children in Brooklyn

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UPDATED September 2019: The fun doesn’t have to end when the school bell rings because Brooklyn is packed with great after-school classes, activities, and programs that will keep kids busy and help them grow. We have found the best program in Brooklyn whether you are looking for extended-hour care while you finish your workday or for a creative outlet for your children. Our guide features after-school classes and programs such as academic enrichment and tutoring services, learning centers, dance classes, art classes, performing arts programs, ballet schools, tennis and soccer, and more in Fort Greene, Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope, Carroll Gardens, Sheepshead Bay, Downtown Brooklyn, Boerum Hill, Canarsie, Flatlands, Marine Park, Gravesend, Bergen Beach, and Mill Basin.

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Academic Enrichment Programs

BRIENZA'S ACADEMIC ADVANTAGE INC.
Several Locations in Brooklyn and Staten Island Call for a location near you!,
718-232-0114

Brienza's Academic Advantage offers a wide variety of academic programs for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Specializing in reading and math tutoring, TACHS, SHSAT, Regents, SAT and ACT preparation. Programs offered include tutoring in all subjects, test preparation, Mandated Summer School programs, and SETSS (P-4) services to qualified students.

CODING SPACE (THE)
Upper East Side, Upper West Side, and Park Slope,
929-352-1272

The Coding Space creates a space for students to learn coding while fostering a love of learning, embracing challenges, and developing a growth mindset in our self-paced, project-based learning environment. Flexible for all levels, students will learn core coding concepts by building their own games that, of course, we play!

FASTRACKIDS
Williamsburg, Sheepshead Bay, Bay Ridge/Dyker, Park Slope,
347-983-2229

FasTracKids offers world-class educational enrichment programs for children ages 2-14, which are designed to help children accelerate their education, utilizing the latest in research driven, brain-based learning. Our centers offer a variety of programs ranging from preschool, to gifted and talented test prep, to math and English enrichment.

GIRL SCOUTS OF GREATER NEW YORK
40 Wall St., suite 708,
212-645-4000
Email [email protected]

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. GSGNY is NYC's largest girls-only leadership program, reaching more than 31,000 girls in each of the five boroughs. Girl Scouts enjoy programs that include business and entrepreneurship, outdoor adventure and education, STEM, and leadership development.

GOOROO
646-791-3081
Email [email protected]

Gooroo offers in-person tutoring in your neighborhood! Our tutoring membership matches students to tutors based on their unique learning needs. Members have access to experts in more than 300 subjects. Gooroo provides continuous feedback, progress reports, and a designated Personal Learning Consultant to guide students through their learning journey.

HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER
808 Union St., Park Slope
718-230-4600

Huntington is the premier tutoring and test prep provider for students kindergarten-12th grades, including SAT, ACT, and state tests. The company prides itself on personalized attention and proven results. Founded in 1977, Huntington's mission is to give every student the best education possible. Learn more about our mission at huntingtonhelps.com.

LEAGUE OF YOUNG INVENTORS
347 7th Ave., Brooklyn
347-443-5285

This fall we'll be sparking kids' curiosity after school through STEAM-based engineering projects and real world problem-solving. The League of Young Inventors is a place for kids to experiment, invent, and put their creativity to the test.

LEARNATORY (THE)
St. Joseph’s College 245 Clinton Ave., Brooklyn
347-787-0435
Email [email protected]

Your child can get ahead while having fun! Whether its building take-home tablets and robots, creating and coding video games, or building smart devices, The Learnatory prepares your child for whats coming nextincluding tests. Weekend classes and test prep begin Sept. 28 at the Berkeley Carroll School in Park Slope.

Art Classes

ART'S HOUSE SCHOOLS OF MUSIC, DANCE & FINE ART
1003 Surf Ave., Brooklyn
718-996-2000
Email [email protected]

Art's House Schools', (AHS) mission is to provide culture in the humanities for children, while providing them with the opportunity to build self-esteem, self-confidence, and develop poise, grace, and balance. AHS provides music, dance, and art training and instruction to children ages 3-17.

CBE KIDS-CONGREGATION BETH ELOHIM
274 Garfield Place, Park Slope
718-768-3814
Camps:

CBE KIDS CAMP
cbebk.org/camp
Elementary and Travel camps: 718-768 3814 x210



Email [email protected]

CBE KIDS after-school program at Congregation Beth Elohim offers children a wide variety of enrichment classes and recreational activities in a safe and caring environment. Our enrichment classes are taught by teachers or experienced artists. Classes include: art, video, sewing, jewelry, bit bots, Legos, swimming, circus arts, ballet, and theater.

Dance Classes

ART'S HOUSE SCHOOLS OF MUSIC, DANCE & FINE ART
1003 Surf Ave., Brooklyn
718-996-2000
Email [email protected]

Art's House Schools', (AHS) mission is to provide culture in the humanities for children, while providing them with the opportunity to build self-esteem, self-confidence, and develop poise, grace, and balance. AHS provides music, dance, and art training and instruction to children ages 3-17.

BROOKLYN MUSIC SCHOOL
126 Saint Felix St., Brooklyn
718-638-5660
Email [email protected]

BMS's after-school program, Arts Reaching Youth (ARY), offers a range of creative options with classes in music, dance, theater, and the performing arts, along with school pick-up, homework support, and healthy snacks. Appropriate for children ages 5-11.

CBE KIDS-CONGREGATION BETH ELOHIM
274 Garfield Place, Park Slope
718-768-3814
Camps:

CBE KIDS CAMP
cbebk.org/camp
Elementary and Travel camps: 718-768 3814 x210



Email [email protected]

CBE KIDS after-school program at Congregation Beth Elohim offers children a wide variety of enrichment classes and recreational activities in a safe and caring environment. Our enrichment classes are taught by teachers or experienced artists. Classes include: art, video, sewing, jewelry, bit bots, Legos, swimming, circus arts, ballet, and theater.

CUMBE: CENTER FOR AFRICAN AND DIASPORA DANCE
1368 Fulton St., Brooklyn
718-935-9700
Email [email protected]

The time has come for young artists (ages 3-8) to unleash their imagination and learn about African-rooted music and dance from across the Diaspora! Join us this summer as we explore our creative voices through four exciting weeks of dance and movement, song, percussion, and a variety of visual art forms.

DANCE STUDIO 214
1837 Stillwell Ave., Brooklyn
718-449-1351
Email [email protected]

Studio 214 provides a friendly, safe, and welcoming learning environment for students of all ages. We offer yoga, Zumba, ballet, and ballroom dancing classes for both kids and adults. With a core focus on maintaining smaller classes, our emphasis is on teaching proper techniques to our students of all skill levels through personalized and individual attention to each. Join us today to improve your health, build strength, and share many memorable experiences with our family.

SCHOOL AT THE MARK MORRIS DANCE CENTER (THE)
3 Lafayette Ave., Brooklyn
718-624-8400
Email [email protected]

Founded on the principle of choreographer Mark Morris that dance should be available to everyone, The School at the Mark Morris Dance Center offers year-round, community-based dance and music programming for children 18 months-18 years, in a fully inclusive and nurturing environment located in the heart of Brooklyn Cultural District.

STREB
51 N. 1st St., Brooklyn
718-384-6491

KIDACTION is based on Elizabeth Streb’s POPACTION which intertwines dance, athletics, boxing, rodeo, the circus, and Hollywood stuntwork. Young action engineers will be intrigued by the vigorous exploration of impact, velocity, and the defiance of gravity through a combination of physical conditioning, acrobatics, and aerial arts.

Fitness Classes & Programs

NEW YORK SURF SCHOOL
Rockaway Beach ,
718-916-5359
Email [email protected]

Kids, teens, and adult surf camp is available from June 17-Sept. 20 at Rockaway Beach, NYC. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced sessions are offered. Easy to reach from all parts of Brooklyn. Become part of the greatest lifestyle on earth! Surfing is one of New York's best kept secrets.

PARK SLOPE DAY CAMP (THE)
718-788-7732

For 28 years, Park Slope Day Camp has been providing Brooklyn families with a safe, nurturing, and unique day camp experience. Located in Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Carroll Gardens, and Bay Ridge, we offer a wide variety of activities and options including traditional, circus, soccer, and travel camps.

STREB
51 N. 1st St., Brooklyn
718-384-6491

KIDACTION is based on Elizabeth Streb’s POPACTION which intertwines dance, athletics, boxing, rodeo, the circus, and Hollywood stuntwork. Young action engineers will be intrigued by the vigorous exploration of impact, velocity, and the defiance of gravity through a combination of physical conditioning, acrobatics, and aerial arts.

Gymnastics & Cheerleading

STREB
51 N. 1st St., Brooklyn
718-384-6491

KIDACTION is based on Elizabeth Streb’s POPACTION which intertwines dance, athletics, boxing, rodeo, the circus, and Hollywood stuntwork. Young action engineers will be intrigued by the vigorous exploration of impact, velocity, and the defiance of gravity through a combination of physical conditioning, acrobatics, and aerial arts.

Mommy & Me Classes

MUSIC TOGETHER® SING SHALOM AT MADISON JEWISH CENTER
Not Just Art, Oyster Bay 516-922-8300
Mid Island YJCC, Plainview 516-822-3535
iSchool of Music & Art, Rockville Centre
516-442-2230
The Community Synagogue, Port Washington
516-883-3144
Congregation Rodeph Sholom, Upper West Side
212-362-8800
Or Zarua, Upper East Side 212-452-2310
City Treehouse, Chelsea
212-255-2050
Imagine Swimming, Tribeca 212-253-9650
Evolution Enrichment Center, Lower East Side
212-375-9500


Email [email protected] [email protected]

Music Together Sing Shalom parent-child music classes combine everything you love about Music Together with a new carefully selected collection of Jewish songs. Weekly classes include Jewish themes and holidays and celebrates community through song while introducing children and their adults to a diverse, culturally rich Jewish heritage.

SKY ZONE TRAMPOLINE PARK-DEER PARK
111 Rodeo Drive , Deer Park
631-392-2600
Email [email protected]

Moms, dads, and caregivers-looking for a fantastic place to bring your kids age 5 and under? Sky Zone Deer Park, LI is the place for Toddler Time! Clean, wide, open, fun, our Toddler Time gives Mom special time with your child or children. There is fun music, foam cubes, and other toys to play and interact with. Special pricing packages make it easy for any budget. See why moms and caregivers make Sky Zone Deer Park, LI their regular destination for interactive fun with their kids 5 and under.

MultiSports Programs

INN AT EAST HILL FARM (THE)
460 Monadnock St., Troy
800-242-6495
Email [email protected]

The Inn at East Hill Farm is an award-winning family farm vacation resort that is open year-round. Guests enjoy hands-on time with farm animals, horseback riding, patting the bunnies, making butter and cheese, and helping with barn chores. Resort amenities include a children's recreation program and seasonal athletic activities.

Music Classes

ART'S HOUSE SCHOOLS OF MUSIC, DANCE & FINE ART
1003 Surf Ave., Brooklyn
718-996-2000
Email [email protected]

Art's House Schools', (AHS) mission is to provide culture in the humanities for children, while providing them with the opportunity to build self-esteem, self-confidence, and develop poise, grace, and balance. AHS provides music, dance, and art training and instruction to children ages 3-17.

BROOKLYN COLLEGE PREPARATORY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
234 Roosevelt Hall, 2900 Bedford Ave.,
718-951-4111

For more than 40 years, The Preparatory Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College has offered private and group classes in music, theater, and dance for children and teens of all levels. Prep Center's Teen Division includes live-action film-making and beat-making classes, focusing on the newest technologies in film and composition!

BROOKLYN MUSIC SCHOOL
126 Saint Felix St., Brooklyn
718-638-5660
Email [email protected]

BMS's after-school program, Arts Reaching Youth (ARY), offers a range of creative options with classes in music, dance, theater, and the performing arts, along with school pick-up, homework support, and healthy snacks. Appropriate for children ages 5-11.

CUMBE: CENTER FOR AFRICAN AND DIASPORA DANCE
1368 Fulton St., Brooklyn
718-935-9700
Email [email protected]

The time has come for young artists (ages 3-8) to unleash their imagination and learn about African-rooted music and dance from across the Diaspora! Join us this summer as we explore our creative voices through four exciting weeks of dance and movement, song, percussion, and a variety of visual art forms.

MUSIC TOGETHER BROOKLYN
BayRidge, Bensonhurst, Sheepshead Bay, Midwood, Marine Park
718- 499-2866
musictogetherbr.com


Music Together is a nationwide educational program founded on the belief that all children are musical, and that music is a perfect way for children to learn and grow. We sing, dance, and play instruments in a fun, informal, supportive atmosphere. Limited to 12 children with caregiver. Now enrolling for summer.

MUSIC TOGETHER® SING SHALOM AT MADISON JEWISH CENTER
Not Just Art, Oyster Bay 516-922-8300
Mid Island YJCC, Plainview 516-822-3535
iSchool of Music & Art, Rockville Centre
516-442-2230
The Community Synagogue, Port Washington
516-883-3144
Congregation Rodeph Sholom, Upper West Side
212-362-8800
Or Zarua, Upper East Side 212-452-2310
City Treehouse, Chelsea
212-255-2050
Imagine Swimming, Tribeca 212-253-9650
Evolution Enrichment Center, Lower East Side
212-375-9500


Email [email protected] [email protected]

Music Together Sing Shalom parent-child music classes combine everything you love about Music Together with a new carefully selected collection of Jewish songs. Weekly classes include Jewish themes and holidays and celebrates community through song while introducing children and their adults to a diverse, culturally rich Jewish heritage.

STEM Classes

CODING SPACE (THE)
Upper East Side, Upper West Side, and Park Slope,
929-352-1272

The Coding Space creates a space for students to learn coding while fostering a love of learning, embracing challenges, and developing a growth mindset in our self-paced, project-based learning environment. Flexible for all levels, students will learn core coding concepts by building their own games that, of course, we play!

LEARNATORY (THE)
St. Joseph’s College 245 Clinton Ave., Brooklyn
347-787-0435
Email [email protected]

Your child can get ahead while having fun! Whether its building take-home tablets and robots, creating and coding video games, or building smart devices, The Learnatory prepares your child for whats coming nextincluding tests. Weekend classes and test prep begin Sept. 28 at the Berkeley Carroll School in Park Slope.

Swimming & Water Sports

CBE KIDS-CONGREGATION BETH ELOHIM
274 Garfield Place, Park Slope
718-768-3814
Camps:

CBE KIDS CAMP
cbebk.org/camp
Elementary and Travel camps: 718-768 3814 x210



Email [email protected]

CBE KIDS after-school program at Congregation Beth Elohim offers children a wide variety of enrichment classes and recreational activities in a safe and caring environment. Our enrichment classes are taught by teachers or experienced artists. Classes include: art, video, sewing, jewelry, bit bots, Legos, swimming, circus arts, ballet, and theater.

Tennis

MCCARREN TENNIS
McCarren Park, 50 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn
347-873-9698
Email [email protected]

McCarren Tennis Center in Williamsburg offers premier kids tennis programming for beginners to tournament level, ages 3-17. Integrating USTA development guidelines including footwork training, and modern stroke technique with drills and games, players progress while enjoying immediate benefits of tennis: fun, exercise, and competition! We offer school pick-up and affordable after-school programs.

Theater & Performing Arts Programs

BROOKLYN COLLEGE PREPARATORY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
234 Roosevelt Hall, 2900 Bedford Ave.,
718-951-4111

For more than 40 years, The Preparatory Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College has offered private and group classes in music, theater, and dance for children and teens of all levels. Prep Center's Teen Division includes live-action film-making and beat-making classes, focusing on the newest technologies in film and composition!

BROOKLYN MUSIC SCHOOL
126 Saint Felix St., Brooklyn
718-638-5660
Email [email protected]

BMS's after-school program, Arts Reaching Youth (ARY), offers a range of creative options with classes in music, dance, theater, and the performing arts, along with school pick-up, homework support, and healthy snacks. Appropriate for children ages 5-11.

CBE KIDS-CONGREGATION BETH ELOHIM
274 Garfield Place, Park Slope
718-768-3814
Camps:

CBE KIDS CAMP
cbebk.org/camp
Elementary and Travel camps: 718-768 3814 x210



Email [email protected]

CBE KIDS after-school program at Congregation Beth Elohim offers children a wide variety of enrichment classes and recreational activities in a safe and caring environment. Our enrichment classes are taught by teachers or experienced artists. Classes include: art, video, sewing, jewelry, bit bots, Legos, swimming, circus arts, ballet, and theater.


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