Music Lessons for Children & Adults
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, fiddle, piano, trombone, and voice.
Jonathon Baker, FPD Band Director – Trombone
Ashley Childers, FPD Choral Director – Voice and Piano
John Hughey, Music Instructor – Guitar, Drums, Fiddle, and Ukulele
Prices vary. If you are interested in taking music lessons please contact the CFD office at 478-477-6506 ext 182 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will be happy to coordinate your schedule with the availability of the instructor.
For boys and girls in grades 2 – 5
Pull out your garden gloves and get ready to taste the difference of “fresh from the garden!” Participants will pick herbs from FPD’s educational gardens and take them straight to the kitchen to learn how to make some culinary masterpieces. At the end of the four sessions students will plant a small herb pot to take home for home use.
April 16: Cooking with rosemary – Make rosemary and salted dark chocolate cookies baked in the oven.
April 19: Cooking with basil – Make basil cornmeal cookies baked in the oven with strawberry fig jam.
April 23: Cooking with mint – Make mint chocolate cookies baked in the oven.
April 26: Cooking with lemon balm – Make lemon balm sugar cookies baked in the oven.
Instructors: Gerry Kosater, FPD Gardens Coordinator, & his wife, Peggy Kosater
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Educational Gardens & Dining Hall
For boys and girls in PreK – 5th grade
This class will allow children to explore the arts, through drama, music, and movement. Each session will conclude with a performance.
Instructor: Spring Rawlings, Theatre Instructor
Session 1: Scenes and Songs from “The Lion King”
Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays, January 16, 18, 23, 25, 30, February 1, 6, 8. Performance on February 8
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Session 2: Scenes and Songs from “Cinderella”
Dates: Tuesday and Thursday, February 22, 27, March 1, 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22. Performance on March 22
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
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 April 30.
Instructor: Kathryn Ginaldi, Ballet Instructor
Dates: Monday, January 29 – April 30 (class will not meet on February 19 or March 26)
Time: 3:45 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: FPD Clark Fine Arts Center