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music and movement classes

REGISTRATION IS OPEN There are three sessions of 8-week classes, from October to June. We also host monthly events with partner organizations, see below. Registration for a class secures admittance for the whole family; siblings are always welcome! A caregiver must accompany the child and participate in the class. Fall classes begin October 14th; please view our fall programming .pdf for specific dates.

No one will be turned away for lack of funds! Contact us at 347-410-6050 or email us for more info.

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MusicWorks

SOLD OUT
$250 (or Pay-What-You-Can)
Saturdays, 11:00-11:45am
Red Hook Space

MusicWorks is an interactive and dynamic music experience. This class helps participants build confidence, make friends, and experience the joy of music in an accepting and supportive environment.

Highlights:

  • Interactive musical concert
  • Group singalong
  • Music suited to: Pre-K, elementary and parents too
  • Ideal for a relaxed experience

Social narrative .pdf

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Movement express

$250 (or Pay-What-You-Can)
Saturdays, 12:00-12:45pm
Red Hook Space

Movement Express is rooted in dance movement therapy with some fun additions like drama, yoga, obstacle courses, props and imaginative games. All classes support the body-mind connection through nonverbal movement. 

Highlights:

  • Increase body- and spatial-awareness
  • Group games (giant parachute, hula hoops, etc.)
  • Ideal for kids on the move

Social narrative .pdf

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Drum-along

SOLD OUT
$250 (or Pay-What-You-Can)
Saturdays, 11:00-11:45am Ridgewood Space

Drum-Along is all about getting kids moving to rhythms from around the world. Children sing along to songs that they know and love while exploring new rhythms.

Highlights:

  • Opportunity to play a variety of drums, bells and kazoos
  • Group singalong and dancing
  • Ideal for movers and shakers

Social narrative .pdf

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extreme explorers

SOLD OUT
$250 (or Pay-What-You-Can)
Saturdays, 12:00-12:45pm
Ridgewood Space

Extreme Explorers combines elements of dance, play and scientific exploration, with the goal to build confidence and make friends. A willingness to get (a bit) messy is a must!

Highlights:

  • Emphasis on social skills
  • Finger painting and other messy arts
  • Ideal for kids who love to move or sit still

Social narrative .pdf


Extreme Kids & Crew hosted programming:

keen basketball

Free, Once-a-month
Sundays, 10:00-11:30am | Red Hook Space

This program offers children of all abilities an introduction to athletics in an inclusive setting. Families must register with KEEN New York.

Age range: All ages
Upcoming event: October 1, 2017

 

My Circle of Girls

FREE, Twice-per-month
Big Circle: Saturdays, 10:00-11:00am at Ridgewood Space
Little Circle: Sundays, 12:00-1:00pm at Red Hook Space

This social group for girls with autism brings kids together for various activities, such as Zumba and self-care skill building, that enable them to bond and for their parents to connect. Check back for registration details, usually posted two weeks in advance.

Age range for Big Circle: 10-15
Upcoming event: October 21, 2017

Age range for Little Circle: 5-9
Upcoming event: October 1, 2017