Art Classes

Online Registration will open October 20th!  

*Deadline is January 11, 2018 for Session 1 & March 20, 2018 for Session 2.

Dates:Session 1: Thursdays January 25 - March 1st, 2018

Session 2: Tuesdays April 3 - May 8th, 2018
Times:Session 1:
PreK Art Play Ages 3-5: 5:30 - 6:00pm
Art Club K-5th Grade: 6:15 - 7:15pm

Session 2:
PreK Art Play Ages 3-5: 5:30 - 6:15pm
Art Club K-5th Grade: 3:35 - 4:35pm
Cost:$48 for PreK
$90 for K-5th
Location:Granger Community Center, 2200 Walnut Street
Registration:Register online by clicking here to Register Online, OR Stop in to Granger City Hall (1906 Main St.) OR Mail to 1906 Main St. in Granger, Ia 50109
Instructor:Creative Geniuses Instructors
Contact:Jennifer Harned
Granger Parks and Recreation Coordinator
DescriptionFun, educational, and personalized art program for children. Children will look and talk about art and self-express making their own masterpieces. Art education for children supports creative ability, confidence, hand eye coordination, math, science, and literacy skills. Most of all, art just feels good! We are where heART and mind shine bright!

PreK Art Play Ages 3-5: (5:45-6:15pm) Your child’s first art class. Our PreK program will ignite an excitement for art and it's varieties
through what children love to do most at this age, play. This beginning art making experience
builds the foundation of the visual arts while supporting age appropriate skills including:
• hand/eye coordination
• building confidence in one’s abilities
• language development
• social skills
• support for beginning math, literacy, & science skills
• exploring and learning about the world around us
• healthy self expression

After School Art Club K-5th Grade: (6:30-7:30pm) Art club is a place where kids can discover a variety of ways to make art and engage in the ideas that art expresses. We include an assortment of media including: drawing, painting, sculpture, and printmaking. As young minds are forming in the elementary age, they can try a variety of media and discover what their favorites are. Collaborative opportunities take place creating a support system. The span of ages creates mentoring experiences that bring the children together to learn from not only the instructor, but each other about making art. Art club is a safe and secure community for self expression and respecting ideas. Students ideas can be heard as they develop themes related to their interests and make art representing those