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After School & School Vacation Week Programming


To enroll for After School and School Vacation Week Programming call 1-800-818-3434 to register.
YTH courses are not eligible for Commonwealth of Mass. employee tuition waivers.
Scratch Programming
Participants will use Scratch programming language and build a variety of games. Learnings will include Art, Design, Planning and Programming. In addition, the usage of Scratch will be extended to Raspberry Pi and Arduino where participants will get to control devices like sensors, motors, LEDS and Fans. This course is run in partnership with Kryative Edge of Nashua, NH. (9 hours) $200
04/16 - 04/19                 9:00am - 12:30pm                    T/W/R/F B
YTH 744 30                        19597                                     AR 101
Automation & IOT w/ Raspberry
Students will learn how to use the data they gather and present it using professional visualization tools and software, in addition, concepts of electronics, basics of Python programming, Home automation and IoT concepts will also be introduced; amongst other topics. This class is for ages 13-15 and includes an optional materials fee of $60 if one would like a Raspberry Pi Starter Kit. Starter Kit includes Case, Power Adapter, MicroSD Card, MicroSD USB Reader, Heat Sinks, HDMI Cable, and Quick Start Guide. This course is run in partnership with Kryative Edge of Nashua, NH. (9 hours) $225
04/16 - 04/18                    1:00pm - 4:30pm                   T/W/R B
YTH 745 30                              19599                            SA 003
Everything but the Kitchen Sink
Come and spend your vacation week with a fun filled day of "Everything but the Kitchen Sink" art projects. This class will be an open studio for a multitude of art exploration. You will get exposed to watercolors, different mediums of art, acrylic painting and learn different techniques to perfect your artistic talents. (21 hours) $185
04/16 - 04/18                       9:00am - 4:00pm                     T/W/R                   B                    KALABOKIS
YTH 748 30                                19615                                  NA G10
Professional Development Boot Camp for High School Students
This boot camp class is designed to educate and engage high school students on a pathway for professional development while still in high school. Students will focus on health and wellness and understanding the importance of physical and mental alignment. Elijah Tyson from Hustle Aesthetic will be present to share some great tips and tools that you can walk away with and incorporate into your daily routine. This course is taught in partnership with Michael James Moise, Chief Executive Office of Organic Gentlemen: Image Consulting Firm and MCC/University of Buffalo Alumni & Shawn Patterson, Chief Executive Office of Haute La Vie: Multi-Media Production COO of Organic Gentleman. (5 hours) $75.
05/18                      10:00am - 3:00pm                     S              L                Organic Gentlemen
YTH 766 80                    14070                             LC 103

Reading Skills for College Students

This course provides students with skills necessary to be successful in college and advanced high school classes. The course will focus on strategies for textbook reading, other informational texts and literature. This involves literal and critical comprehension skills, vocabulary building exercises and efficient reading practices. (4 hours) $80

CHOOSE FROM 2 Sessions:

06/03 - 06/24                6:00pm - 7:00pm                 M                B              MOORE-MILLER

YTH 764 30                    14022                     HH 109

06/03 - 06/24                  4:00pm - 5:00pm             M            L                   MOORE-MILLER

YTH 764 80                             14023                     LC 103


Intro to Video Production

Learn how to bring your idea from conception to reality through the magic of video production! In this course students will learn proper shooting techniques, develop a script, storyboard their production, record using Canon Vixia camcorders, edit Adobe Creative Suite, then upload their work to YouTube to share with family and friends! (9 hours) $150

06/04 - 06/19                       5:30pm - 7:00pm                 T/R                 B                BedfordTV

YTH 767 30                                14017                             SA 102

Rise Up! Girl Empowerment
This workshop will help to emphasize girl's concepts of self-confidence, inner strength and helps awaken them to their own personal brand of leadership. Tweens will experience an empowering yoga class, group sharing, connection, and creative expression. Girls will create a personal manifesto, personally created aromatherapy mist, affirmation cards, instant comfort box and will take home an INSPIRE journal and swag bag. This class is for young ladies ages 12-16. This class has a $25 materials fee payable to the instructor on the first day of class via cash or check. Make check payable to Sharon Marrama. (2 hours) $50
7/18                   2:00pm - 5:00pm                R               B                  MARRAMA
YTH 743 30             14019                         BH 002


Last Modified: 3/22/19