Summer 2022
Adult Classes

Fun, social and challenging arts-based programming for children, teens and adults. ALL SKILLS, ABILITIES and CHALLENGES WELCOME. Through music, art, theater and movement, our students build valuable functional and arts skills and form meaningful relationships.

We serve people who are developing typically as well as those with developmental delays, developmental disabilities, autism, ADHD, social and emotional challenges,  TBI from illness or injury, Alzheimer’s and dementia, and those going through difficult life transitions and more.

 

Open to all in the community.

 

No Prior Skills or Experience Necessary to Participate

 

Space is limited so please contact us to register 

All classes at 282 Route 59 Central Nyack NY unless otherwise noted

Adults ages 18-99

MUSIC

Monday-Friday

MUSIC

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Individual Music Therapy

Learn to build important functional skills through music including language and communication, self confidence, focus and attention, memory and social-emotional skills

FEES: $60/30 mins, $85/45 mins, $120/60 mins      In-home music therapy: $110

Individual Music Lessons

Learn to sing, play an instrument, write and record songs with a personalized approach

Music Lessons Description: Students will learn how to play a variety of musical instruments using a personalized approach. They will learn basic music skills including rhythm, melody and harmony as well as music theory. The goal is for them to make playing music a meaningful part of their lives both individually and with others. Social music making opportunities will be explored when they are ready and interested.

FEES: $60/30 mins, $85/45 mins, $120/60 mins      In-home music lessons: $110

Group Music Class: Please contact us to set up a group music class

Monday-Friday

ART

Individual Art Therapy

Learn to build important functional skills through art including language and communication, self confidence, focus and attention, memory and

social-emotional skills

FEES: $60/30 mins, $85/45 mins, $120/60 mins

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Individual Art Lessons

Experience the joys of creating art while exploring a variety of art mediums with a personalized approach

Art Lessons Description: Students will explore a variety of mediums as they learn to express themselves through art. They will explore painting, drawing and collage. They will increase their skills in using art materials and in understanding how color, shape and image express different ideas, thoughts and emotions. Projects will include 2 and 3 dimensional work.

FEES: $60/30 mins, $85/45 mins, $120/60 mins

Group Art Class: Please contact us to set up a group art class.

CREATIVE
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Weekday

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MONDAYS

July 11 - August 15 (6 weeks)

Mondays July 11 - August 15 (6 weeks)

9:15 - 10:30am Monday Morning Dance Party Class: Start the week with some energizing dance moves! Learn different ways to move your body to the beat. Class will include line dancing, disco and pop dances. 

Goals: Motor skills, exercise, rhythm and cooperation

Teacher: Elin FEE: $225

 

Mondays July 11 - August 15 (6 weeks)

10:45 - 12noon T-Shirt Design Class: It’s time to get your fashion on! Learn the basics of designing your own t-shirt. 3 T-shirts will need to be provided by each family for final printing. Shirts: white t shirts are best.

Goals: Design skills, self expression and drawing skills

Teacher: Grace FEE: $225

 

Mondays July 11 - August 15 (6 weeks)

12:45 - 2pm Cartoon Video Class: Learn how to write and animate a cartoon! Class will include creating the characters and story and then creating the voices and making a video!

Goals: Drawing skills, story telling and self expression

Teacher: Terese FEE: $225

 

Mondays July 11 - August 15 (6 weeks)

Summer Musical Theater Classes: It’s time for our summer musical theater variety show classes! Learn songs, dances and skits from a variety of musicals. This class is always a hit!

    3:45 - 5:00pm - Youth/Teen (8 - 18 yrs)

    5:15 - 6:30pm - Adult (19 and older)

Goals: Motor skills, exercise, rhythm and cooperation

Teachers: Molly, Terese and Rick  FEE: $330

TUESDAYS 

Tuesdays July 5 -August 16  (7 weeks)

 

Tuesdays July 5 -August 16  (7 weeks)

9:15 - 10:30am Drum Circle Rhythm Class: Start the day with some drumming! Learn how to keep a beat and create interesting rhythms while playing with others.

Goals: Rhythm skills, confidence and cooperation

Teacher: Elin  FEE: $262.50

Tuesdays July 5 - August 16 (7 weeks) 

10:45 - 12noon Open Art Studio Class: Express yourself with a variety of art mediums in this ever popular class. Paint, draw, make collage and sculpture! Each class starts with a short art lesson.

Goals: Art skills, self expression & communication 

Teacher: Grace FEE: $262.50

 

12:45 - 2pm Comedy Class: Whether you’ve never told a joke or you’re a bona fide comedic clown, this class will help you improve your humor skills. You will learn to write jokes and deliver them with confidence. Build social and communication skills while making people laugh!

Goals: Joke telling, self expression and confidence 

Teacher: Elin FEE: $262.50

4:30-6:00pm Rock Band Class - Ongoing See Dates/Fees below listing  

CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL

Learn how to play in a rock band! This fun class will help you learn how to sing and play instruments with other people. Bring your voice, guitar, bass, keyboard or other instrument and let’s rock!
Goals: Group music skills and working together

Teacher: Jeffrey Friedberg

NOTE FEE: $60 per week

WEDNESDAY 

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

9:15 - 10:30am Puppet Making Class: Make fun puppets out of a variety of materials. Participants will make animal and character puppets that they can use in the 12:45pm Puppet Show Class.

Goals: Art skills, self expression and story telling skills

Teacher: Grace FEE: $262.50

 

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

9:15 - 10:30am Ukulele Class: Ukulele is an incredibly versatile and accessible instrument. Learn how to play chords and accompany yourself singing and playing with others. Instruments can be provided for use during the summer if needed.

Goals: Music skills, fine motor skills and self expression

Teacher: Elin FEE: $262.50

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

10:45 - 12noon Summer Chorus Class: Learn a variety of summer hit songs from 1950s - today. Nothing celebrates summer better than singing together!

Goals: Group singing skills, self expression and working together

Teacher: Molly FEE: $262.50

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

12:45 - 2pm Puppet Show Class: Have a blast learning how to use puppets to tell stories and sing songs! Participants will work together in putting on a puppet show.

Goals: Story telling skills, self expression and working together

Teacher: Molly FEE: $262.50

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

4 - 5pm Dance Party Class: It’s time for some energizing dance moves! Learn different ways to move your body to the beat. Class will include line and pop dances.

Goals: Gross motor movement skills, rhythm skills and exercisex

Teacher: Elin FEE: $262.50

Wednesdays July 6 -August 17  (7 weeks)

5:15-6:15pm Rock Band Class - Ongoing See Dates/Fees below listing 

CLASS IS CURRENTLY FULL

Learn how to play in a rock band! This fun class will help you learn how to sing and play instruments with other people. Bring your voice, guitar, bass, keyboard or other instrument and let’s rock!
Goals: Group music skills and working together

Teacher: Molly Gorman

NOTE FEE: $45 per week

THURSDAY 

Thursdays July 7 - August 18 (7 weeks)

12:45 - 2:00pm Jamming 101 - See Dates/Fees Above

Participants will learn all about playing music with their friends in duos, trios and more. They will learn how to choose, learn and write songs. They will learn how to set up and use sound equipment and prepare for a performance/recording session. And above all, they will have fun playing music with each other! 

Goals: Band skils, self expression and socialization 

Teacher: Dave Reiss

FEE: $262.5

5:45 - 7pm ALL AGES Summer Musical Theater Class: It’s time for our summer musical theater variety show classes! Learn songs, dances and skits from a variety of musicals. This class is always a hit! Class is for all ages. 

Goals: Musical theater skills, cooperation and self expression

Teachers: Molly, Terese and Rick FEE: $385

Main office: 282 Route 59

Central Nyack NY 10960

info@MusicForLifeCenter.com

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