Fall CFD – Create

Christmas Cheer

Christmas Art Workshop #1
For boys and girls in grades PreK – 5
Artists will create two or three pieces of artwork from various materials that will make incredible Christmas gifts or become family treasures.  Please note that the two Christmas Workshops will entail different projects so students may attend both.

Instructors: Nancy Butler, High School Art Teacher andMary Bennet Rose, Art Assistant
Dates: Wednesdays, November 1, 8, 15
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: FPD High School Art Room
Price: $110

Register for Christmas Art Workshop #1

Christmas Art Workshop #2
For boys and girls in grades PreK – 5
Artists will create two or three pieces of artwork from various materials that will make incredible Christmas gifts or become family treasures.  Please note that the two Christmas Workshops will entail different projects so students may attend both.

Instructors: Nancy Butler, High School Art Teacher and Mary Bennet Rose, Art Assistant
Dates: Wednesdays, November 29, December 6, 13
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: FPD High School Art Room
Price: $110

Register for Christmas Art Workshop #2

Middle School Christmas Workshop
For boys and girls in grades 5 – 8
Come join the fun and celebrate Christmas with holiday art projects. Middle school students will enjoy using various media to create special holiday gifts and decorations.

Instructor: Stephanie Garrison, FPD Middle School Art Teacher
Dates: November 27, December 4, December 11
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Middle School Art Room
Price: $110

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Music

Music Lessons
Open to all ages
FPD offers a wide variety of music lessons with talented teachers here on our campus. Lessons are available in guitar, drums, bass, clarinet, ukulele, piano, and trombone.

Instructors:
Mindy Krejci, FPD Elementary Music Teacher – Piano
Jonathan Baker, FPD Band Director – Trombone
John Hughey, Music Instructor – Guitar, Ukulele, Fiddle, Drums

Prices vary. If you are interested in taking music lessons please contact the CFD office at 478-477-6505 ext 182 or email elizabeth.leslein@fpdmacon.org, and we will be happy to coordinate your schedule with the availability of the instructor.

Dance

Princess Ballet
For girls in grades 3K – K
An introduction to the art of ballet through creative movement and music appreciation for students in 3K-K. Children are introduced to movements that will allow them to use their bodies in order to say something. Time will be spent developing individual expression and imagination. Each student will need a black or light pink modest leotard with ballet tights and shoes.  A class demonstration will be given on December 11.

Instructor: Kathryn Ginaldi, Ballet Instructor
Dates: Mondays, September 11 – December 11. (No class on October 9 or November 20).
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: FPD Clark Fine Arts Center
Cost: $195

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Yummy Treats

Gifts in a Jar
Open to students of all ages
Food Gifts are a great way to surprise your friends and celebrate special occasions! Not only do food gifts come straight from the heart, they also come straight from little hands. Students will make a healthy and beautiful food gift in a jar that can be given for any occasion or celebration. Additionally, we will prepare the recipe for each student to sample and enjoy. For more information
Session 1: Tuesday, December 5 – Muffin Mix Jars
Session 2: Thursday, December 7 – Pizza Pasta Jars

Instructors: Crystal Bentzel, “The Kid’s Course” Instructor
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: FPD Campus
Cost: $40 per session

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Healthy Hands Cooking Classes
For boys and girls in grades 1 – 5

Calling all Chefs-in-training! The Kid’s Course-Culinary Classes for Children is the perfect opportunity for students to learn nutrition and cooking skills that foster healthy lifestyles in an intimate learning experience that is both fun and empowering.  Each Healthy Hands Cooking class will begin with a nutritional lesson followed by the hands -on creation of 2-3 healthy recipes. Additional content will include kitchen safety skills, nutrition games, and more. Register by the Tuesday prior to each session.

Session 1: Lunches from Around the World
September 7 – American
September 14 – Italian
September 21 – Greek
September 28 – Thai

Session 2: Snacks, Desserts, and Treats
October 5 – Healthy Snacks
October 12 – Desserts for One
October 19 – Halloween Treats Part 1
October 26 – Halloween Treats Part 2

Session 3: Comforting Entrees and Holiday Cooking
November 2 – Pasta
November 9 – Soups
November 16 – Thanksgiving
November 30 – Holiday Treats

Instructors: Crystal Bentzel, “The Kid’s Course” Instructor
Time: Thursdays, 3:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Location: FPD Campus
Cost: $130 per session

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Fun with Fabric

Sew Cute!
For boys and girls in grades 1 – 5
In this beginner sewing class, young crafters will learn hand sewing basics – from threading a needle to sewing on a button. We’ll create two projects: owl bean bags and a drawstring bag to carry them in!

Instructors: Sarah Nixon
Dates: Monday, September 11, 18, 25
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Location: FPD Campus
Cost: $110

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Tie Dye Extravaganza
For boys and girls in grades 2 – 5
Ready to have fun in the most colorful way possible? We’ll spend 3 weeks learning how to use the color wheel and science to become tie dye experts! Along the way we’ll create three tie dye projects to take home: A classic t-shirt, a pillowcase, and a tie dye watermelon towel. Bring an old t-shirt to wear as tie dye can sometimes get messy!

Instructors: Sarah Nixon
Dates: Tuesday, October 3, 17, 24
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Location: FPD Campus
Cost: $110

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Quilting 101
For boys and girls ages 14 to adult
Have a sewing machine gathering dust? Always wanted to learn how to sew a quilt but don’t know where to start? Come learn quilting basics and make a beautiful quilted pillow in the process! Participants must bring their own sewing machine.

Instructors: Sarah Nixon
Dates: Thursday, September 7, 14, 21, 28
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Campus
Cost: $120

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Christmas Cheer

Christmas Art Workshop #1
For boys and girls in grades PreK – 5
Artists will create two or three pieces of artwork from various materials that will make incredible Christmas gifts or become family treasures.  Please note that the two Christmas Workshops will entail different projects so students may attend both.

Instructors: Nancy Butler, High School Art Teacher andMary Bennet Rose, Art Assistant
Dates: Wednesdays, November 1, 8, 15
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: FPD High School Art Room
Price: $110

Register for Christmas Art Workshop #1

Christmas Art Workshop #2
For boys and girls in grades PreK – 5
Artists will create two or three pieces of artwork from various materials that will make incredible Christmas gifts or become family treasures.  Please note that the two Christmas Workshops will entail different projects so students may attend both.

Instructors: Nancy Butler, High School Art Teacher and Mary Bennet Rose, Art Assistant
Dates: Wednesdays, November 29, December 6, 13
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: FPD High School Art Room
Price: $110

Register for Christmas Art Workshop #2

Middle School Christmas Workshop
For boys and girls in grades 5 – 8
Come join the fun and celebrate Christmas with holiday art projects. Middle school students will enjoy using various media to create special holiday gifts and decorations.

Instructor: Stephanie Garrison, FPD Middle School Art Teacher
Dates: Monday-Thursday, November 13 – 16
Time: 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Middle School Art Room
Price: $110

Register for Middle School Christmas Workshop