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music and movement classes

*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.*
*No one will be turned away for lack of funds, but we ask that you pay as much as you are able to. Contact us at 347-410-6050 or email us for more info.*

SPRING REGISTRATION OPENS IN MARCH – There are three, 8-week sessions, from October to June. Winter registration is now full. We also host monthly events with partner organizations, see below.

Skip to Partner Programs: KEEN, Extreme Girls (formerly My Circle of Girls)

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MusicWorks

$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. Even caregivers will appreciate the classic pop and folk songs played during the class.

Highlights:

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

Social narrative .pdf coming soon

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Let's Groove

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

Let's Groove is an upbeat, dance experience in partnership with Cora Dance that gets kids and parents up and moving! Families explore a "take-it-at-your-own-pace" warm up designed to create balance and awareness throughout the body. 

Highlights:

  • Weekly go-at-your-own pace obstacle courses
  • Movement games
  • Imaginative play-based activities
  • Perfect for kids who move and shake

Social narrative .pdf coming soon

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    Music in Motion

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

    Ridgewood Space

    Music in Motion is a new, fun and exciting music class in partnership with Brooklyn Conservatory of Music. We'll bring the principles of music therapy into a sing-along style class. Families explore dynamics (slow/fast, loud/soft), develop their sense of rhythm, and sing their hearts out to songs they know and love.

    Highlights:

    • Children explore a variety of percussive and tonal instruments
    • Group singalong and dancing
    • Emphasis on self expression through music
    • Ideal for kids who can use support connecting with others

    Social narrative .pdf coming soon


      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: March 11, 2018

       

      Extreme Girls (formerly 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: March 10, 2018

      Age range for Little Circle: 5-9
      Upcoming event: March 11, 2018