It’s Not Too Early To Start Thinking About SUMMER SESSIONS!!!
This summer The S.H.A.C.K. will offer 7 weeks of art, music & theatre-based summer activities with special projects each day.
Each week focus on a special theme with arts and crafts based around that theme each day.
We will also have an outdoor area for the children to eat lunch, go on nature trail hikes, enjoy splatter art and play fun and COOL water games! Children are encouraged to “dress the part” for each week’s theme. Our summer sessions are open to children ages 5-10 years old and includes the cost of supplies. Children should bring their own lunch, drink & snacks. The sessions run from 9-12, 12-3pm or 3-6pm each day. The 9am-12pm session is $150/week. The 12-3pm session is $150/week. Extended play is available until 6pm. Book multiple sessions and receive a discount. Call for details.
Week #1) June 24-29 ~ Summer Safari Art, Theatre & More! Set your compass for fun and bring your child to a jungle safari with us! Animal art projects and creative movement will have your child acting out their animal instincts and learning about all of the beautiful and amazing creatures that live in the jungle. Morning session will include musical theatre “The Lion King” & afternoon session will include set painting & crafts to go along with our production. A production of The Lion King will be held at the studio on Friday June 29th at 6pm.
Week #2) July 1-5 (no class on 7/4) ~ ***FREE CULTURAL ARTS PROGRAM PRESENTED BY JOHANNA MARTINEZ OF TUSCON, AZ.
Week #3) July 8-12 ~ Princesses & Pirates Theatre & Art! Get ready for an adventure filled week of princess fairy tales, pirate battles and your child’s very own happily ever after story. Children will enjoy theatre games, learn a mini play and create a keepsake journal that tells the story of their “Once Upon a Time.” A production of the SHACK’s original play, “Cinderella meets Captain Hook” will be held at the studio on Friday July 12th at 6pm.
Week #4) July 15-19 ~ Circus Stars! Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, sep right up to the greatest circus in Sandy Hook! Kids can become a circus star for the week and live out their wildest circus dreams. Fly on a trapeze, tame a lion or clown around at this fun-filled art, music and theatre program. Kids will perform a mini circus, “The Greatest Show in Sandy Hook,” complete with popcorn and cotton candy, at the end of the week on Friday, July 19th at 6pm.
Week #5) July 22-26 ~ Unicorns, Dragons & Dreams, Oh My! Fantasy week will consist of lots of pretend play, imagination and of course beautiful art projects. Kids will paint a huge play castle, ride on a rainbow to the land of make believe and explore all of their hopes, wishes and wildest dreams. Children will perform an original play, “Unicorns, Dragons & Dreams, Oh My!” at the end of the session on Friday, July 26th at 6pm.
Week #6) July 29-Aug 2 ~ ***CLOSED FOR VACATION***
Week #7) Aug 5-9 ~Morning session, 9am-12pm for ages 5-11. Underwater Adventures & Fishing for Fun! Children will make fish of all shapes and sizes out of many different materials each day and enjoy a colorful underwater adventure. Make a seashell craft, sand art, scaly fish sculpture & much more! Water games and activities will keep kids cool while having loads of fun! Children will perform “The Little Mermaid” at the end of the session on Friday, July 26th at 6pm.
***FREE COMMUNITY THEATRE PROGRAM FOR GRADES 6-12*** afternoon session 1-4pm ages 12+ up
Students will perform an original play that they will create at the end of the session on Friday, August 9th at 6pm.
Week #8) Aug 12-16 ~ Science, Nature & Art Week! Kids will make art projects, hand-made puppets and sculptures out of objects found in nature, enjoy hiking outdoors and create a keepsake journal of their daily activities. Children will be treated to an original puppet show at the end of the session on Friday, August 16th at 6pm.
On the last day of our summer sessions, all S.H.A.C.K. campers and their families are invited to a FREE Hawaiian Luau barbecue!
To register your child, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for a registration form, call 203-203-304-9555 for more information.