Elsie Whitlow Stokes ‘Saturday Academy’ Offers Great Classes For Kids And Adults!

Stokes SchoolAn award winning  school here in Brookland, the Elsie Whitlow Stokes Charter School, is offering a wide variety of classes for adults and children as part of its Saturday Academy. Classes begin January 11, 2014 and go through March 22, so sign up ASAP. Most classes cost $70 for the semester or the drop-in fee is $20, payable by check or credit card.

Here is the list of classes:

  • Crocheting $70, 10:00am-noon, Children & Adults
  • Knitting, $70, 10:00am-noon, 6 Children (age 10 & up) & 2 Adults
  • Scrapbooking, $70, 10:00am-noon, Adults (Family Activity)
  • Mosaics, $70, 10:00am-noon, 4th–6th graders
  • Arts & Crafts (students will split the hour with the Yoga class), $35, 10:00-10:30am 3rd-6th graders
    10:30-11:00am PreK-2nd graders
  • Steel Drums, $70, 10:00-11:00am, Children & Adults
  • Guitar, $70, 11:00am-noon, Children & Adults
  • Electronic Keyboards, $70, 10:00am-11:00am or 11:00am-noon, (2 one-hour sessions)
    Children
  • Chess Club, $70, 10:00am-noon, Children & Adults
  • Science/Robotics/Engineering, $70, 10:00am-noon, Children
  • Yoga (students will split the hour with the Arts & Crafts class), $35, 10:00-10:30am PreK-2nd graders
    10:30-11:00am 3rd-6th graders
  • Zumba Class, $100, 10:00-11:00am, Adults
  • Line Dancing, $100, 11:00am-noon, Adults
  • Parent & Child French Book Club, $50, 10:00-11:00am, (3rd Saturday of the month), K, 1st & 2nd graders
  • Beginner French, $70, 10:00-11:00am, Children
  • Beginner French, $70, 11:00am-noon, Adults
  • Conversational Spanish, $70, 10:00-11:00am, Adults
  • Beginner Spanish, $70, 11:00am-noon, Adults
  • Beginner Swahili, $70, 10:00-11:00am, Adults
  • Beginner Swahili, $70, 11:00am-noon, Children

For more information on the Saturday Academy click here. To register and pay online, go here and select “other,” then in the comment field, include the following information: Saturday Academy (class name) for (students’ names).  You will also need to fill out a registration form for each adult or child, which can be submitted on the first day. To confirm registration or for any other questions, contact Ms. Hurlston at jo-anneh(at)ewstokes(dot)org. The Stokes School is located at 3700 Oakview Terrace, NE (between 12th and 13th and Perry and Otis Sts NE).

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