After-School Program Directory
After-school tennis programs are underway at the Santa Fe Tennis and Swim Club. Program offers two and three-day a week group lessons for ages 8 and up, beginners through advanced. Scholarships available. Located at our beautiful facility in the Museum Hill neighborhood, at 1755 Camino Corrales. Call (505) 988-4100, email email@example.com, or visit www.santafetennis.net for more information.
BELISAMA IRISH DANCE
Belisama Irish Dance offers classes for the whole family to enjoy. Performance opportunities in the community, local competition and fun choreography classes. Ages 5 and up. Santa Fe and Los Alamos locations. Call Adrienne Bellis, director, (505) 670-2152, or go to www.belisamadance.com.
CAPOEIRA KINDER TRAINING
Fun Brazilian movement and martial arts featuring music, games, kicks and defenses. Saturdays 9 to 9:45 a.m. for families. Wednesdays from 5 to 6 p.m. for Kindergarten through sixth grade. $20 per month. Railyard Performance Center, 1611 Paseo De Peralta, Santa Fe. Call (505) 474-3060 or visit www.capoeirasantafe.com.
DRAGONFLY ART STUDIO
Our fine art classes, for ages 5 to 16, stimulate kids’ imagination and creativity while they have fun experimenting with a range of art mediums. After-school art classes meet once a week from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on Tuesdays or Wednesdays and end with a student art show. We also offer School Closure Art Days, Art Birthday Parties and holiday workshops where kids can create unique, handmade gifts. For details, please visit www.dragonflyartsf.com or call Oceanna at (505) 670-5019.
ENTREFLAMENCO YOUTH OUTREACH FLAMENCO AND SPANISH DANCE
Fall semester from Sept. 9 to Dec. 15 with a recital on the last day. Ages 7 to 16 learn to dance and gain performance opportunities. Space is limited. Entreflamenco Santa Fe School of Flamenco is located at 135 West Palace Avenue on the second floor. Call (505) 209-1302 for more information.
JEFF SPEAKMAN’S KENPO 5.0
Now enrolling for 2019-2020 Martial Arts After-school program. Space is limited. Currently servicing Turquoise Trail, Amy Biehl, Nina Otero, Piñon, Nava, Wood Gormley, E.J. Martinez, Chaparral, Kearney, Atalaya, Santo Niño and César Chávez. Contact us to see if we’re able to pick up at your location. Kids will learn martial arts, arts and crafts, games, movies and more! Your child will gain self-confidence, respect, nonviolent conflict resolution skills and self-discipline in an active, fun environment. Call (505) 412-2428, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.jeffspeakmankenponm.com.
KAREN PARSONS PIANO STUDIO
Piano lessons for ages 6 and up. Experienced teacher with BS in piano performance and MA in piano pedagogy. Students are encouraged to play in four informal recitals per year and participate in piano festivals. Music theory is presented along the way. Alfred method books are used along with supplemental music, which often helps motivate students to practice and perform for friends and family. Classical repertoire is learned asap. Oshara neighborhood, close to SFCC. We teach adults, too! Contact Karen Parsons, (505) 428-0997, or Iteachpno@aol.com.
MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING CENTER AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS
After-school van pick-up and classes: We will pick your child up from Carlos Gilbert or Gonzales. Kids attend classes, work on homework and are ready to go home between 5:30 and 6 p.m.! We offer regular classes as well, right after school for tots, kids, teens and adults. Kids learn traditional Japanese karate, empower themselves, improve grades and boost self-confidence. No experience required. Call (505) 982-7083 or visit www.martialartstrainingcenter.biz.
MAY CENTER FOR LEARNING
May Center for Learning provides after-school tutoring in reading, writing and math and coaching in executive functioning skills. In addition, we offer academic language therapy for students with dyslexia and related learning differences. May Center also provides educational evaluations that diagnose learning differences. May Center is located at 1200 Old Pecos Trail, Santa Fe. Please call (505) 983-7407 for May School or (505) 780-5439 for May Center Tutoring and Evaluation, or visit www.maycenter.org for more information.
Year-round nature and adventure education programs for children and adults. Our school-year programs include Wildschool, nature education and immersion for home-school children, ages 5-12, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Wilderness Skills, ages 5-12, monthly Saturdays 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Mountain Girls!, ages 10-13, weekly after school; Mountain Mamas, weekly hikes, forest bathing, and personal growth for women; and Nature Study Group, weekly nature and herbal medicine study for adults. For details visit: www.sfmountainkids.com or call Katie (505) 982-6855.
NDI-NEW MEXICO AT THE DANCE BARNS
Over 70 classes per week to choose from including Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern, Theater, Fusion Jazz, Pointe, Hip-Hop and Voice. Returning student registration Aug. 13 to 14. New student registration Aug. 15 to 16, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Creative Movement (33 weeks) for ages 3 to 4. Pre-Ballet and Jazz/Tap (28-weeks) for ages 5 to 6. Junior Division (28 weeks) for ages 7 to 12. Senior Division (33 weeks) for ages 12 to 18. Teen and adult classes available. Visit www.ndi-nm.org/thedancebarnsreg or call (505) 983-7646.
NEW MEXICO FENCING
New Mexico Fencing Foundation is Santa Fe’s only full-time facility dedicated to fencing. The club offers a relaxed, supportive environment that builds the skills that make a successful youth fencer — whether training to be a recreational athlete or an international competitor. Classes and private coaching are available for youth and teen fencers. Equipment is provided for beginning classes. 1306 Clark Road, Santa Fe. Contact email@example.com, or register at www.nmfencing.org.
PANDEMONIUM PRODUCTIONS’ MUSICAL THEATRE PROGRAM
Musical theater after-school program for students ages 6 to16, Aug. 21 through Nov. 24 for the Santa Fe premier of Disney’s “Frozen,” the enchanting modern classic ready for your Broadway stars! Students study acting, singing and dancing. Rehearsals at El Museo de Cultural, Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 3:45 to 5:45 p.m. Space is limited; scholarships available. Tuition is $795 if paid in advance, $810 with a payment plan. $100 registration deposit. Call (505) 920-0704 or visit www.pandemoniumprod.org for more information.
SANTA FE CLIMBING CENTER
After-school classes emphasize fun and games while introducing your child to climbing with a qualified instructor. Fall Sessions: Aug. 12 to Oct. 12 and Oct. 14 to Dec. 14. Tuesday, ages nine to 12; Wednesday, ages 5 to 10; Thursday, ages seven to 10, 3:30 to 5 p.m. Saturday 10 to 11:30 a.m., ages 5 to 12. Climb for Life Skills: Monday 3:30 to 5 p.m., ages 5 to 12. Climbing Team: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and/or Friday 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. 3008 Cielo Court, Santa Fe. Call (505) 986-8944 or visit www.climbsantafe.com.
SANTA FE LOWRANCE FAMILY YMCA
The Lowrance Family YMCA After-School Programs and Out-of-School Time Day Camps provide a fun, safe place to go during out-of-school time. Each week we include learning experiences in which children can build on literacy, math, science, art, health and wellness and social skills. Homework assistance is provided. Out-of-School Winter Camps are offered Dec. 16 through 20 and Dec. 30 to Jan. 3, $130/week. Please contact the Y at (505) 595-1515 ext. 4.
SANTA FE SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS AND SCIENCES
Delve into a new experience at Santa Fe School for the Arts and Sciences! Enrichment programs for students third through eighth grade including Dungeons and Dragons, Tang Soo Do (Korean martial arts), Rhythm Drum Club, Soccer, Math Club, Beginning Group Guitar and Art Studio, in a supportive, hands-on expeditionary learning environment. Bright minds. Kind hearts. Whole child. Students from other schools welcome but must provide their own transportation. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org, call (505) 438-8585 or visit www.santafeschool.org.
SANTA FE YOUTH SYMPHONY ASSOCIATION
Music instruction and performance opportunities for youth in orchestra, mariachi and jazz. The Elementary Strings program offers after-school viola, violin and cello instruction at various schools throughout the city. Auditions for Orchestra, Mariachi and Jazz in January, May and August. For details call (505) 672-5565 x 202, email email@example.com or visit www.sfysa.org.
SHIVA JAMBA MUSIC
Come join the fun, play and make music together! We sing and dance, play a variety of musical instruments, play games and have a great time. Children are exposed to diverse genres of music including world, rock, folk, jazz, musicals, reggae and a collection of children’s songs from around the world. Classes for 3 to 5 year olds. Classes for parents/caregivers, and birth to 5-year-olds. Classes are for 45 minutes at various days, times and locations. Ten-week session for $165. Discounts for siblings. Contact Devorah at www.shivajambaentertainment.com.
Indoor ramps for year-round fun! After-school and home school programs are now underway. Sessions and lessons for all abilities, ages 3 and up. Skateboards and gear provided to get started, with a complete shop specializing in safety gear. Curriculum includes skateboard homework and exploring the history of skateboarding using our museum and video library. Birthdays, parents’ nights out and monthly events. 825 Early Street #H. For more information, call (505) 474- 0074 or visit www.skateboardsafety.com.
THE SCHOOL OF ASPEN SANTA FE BALLET
Learn in a supportive environment that fosters confidence, technique and artistry. Classes for children ages three and up in creative dance, ballet, jazz, folklórico, modern and more. Performance opportunities. Call (505) 983-5591. Enroll online at www.aspensantafeballet.com.
WISE FOOL FALL AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS
Kids in first through 12th grade can run away with the circus! Students in our popular circus classes are physically active, practice teamwork and have a ton of fun. They learn stilt-walking, unicycling, aerial fabric, trapeze, juggling, puppet-making, clowning and more in a safe, noncompetitive environment. Fall session runs Sept. 3 through Dec. 13. Classes fill up quickly. Scholarships and payment plans available. Cost varies based on age and class type. Register at www.wisefoolnewmexico.org or call (505) 992-2588. Wise Fool Studios, 1131-B Siler Road, Santa Fe.