After-school Expressive Arts Program


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Multiple LocationsRockville, MD 20852
"Serving Our Community, Children and Planet"

About

Happy New Year All,

So What Else is looking for some committed volunteers interested in working with youth after-school. As a volunteer you will be assisting program staff with the after-school programs they will be teaching.

Expressive Arts is a 12 week after-school program that starts January 23th at multiple locations and will continue until the end of spring.

The Expressive Art Curriculum is based on a multidisciplinary approach to visual arts. Elements of service learning, environmentalism, music and literacy and are consistently interwoven into this dynamic after-school program, teaching students the importance creative expression in their everyday lives. Throughout the program students will be exposed to topics such as up-cycling, story telling, goal setting, self-empowerment and more.

Service learning is integrated into this program by using art to creating gifts and cards to donate to children in the hospital or to people in shelters, by utilizing "trash-to-treasure" techniques to create artwork out of used materials and by using art skills to create gifts for those we appreciate in the community creating an opportunity for students to "pay-it-forward."

If you are interested in helping our youth out, looking for a resume builder, or need to get credit hours for a class please sign up for more information.

Below will be the different locations and times during the week that offer this type of programming :

(1) Shady Grove Middle School 8100 Midcounty Hwy, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 3:15 pm- 4:15 pm

(2) Neelsville Middle School 11700 Neelsville Church Rd, Germantown, MD 20876 3:30 pm- 5:30 pm

Skills

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Visual Arts
  • Environmental Education

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 15
  • 1-2 hours per class

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