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Course ClosedArt - Art and More Art (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-15 through  2019-07-19$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 15-19, 10 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 204. Unleash your imagination as you explore all kinds of fun and messy art in this week of hands-on discovery. Create a masterpiece each day with ideas from popular picture books. Paint with marbles and shaving cream, design your own Rainbow Fish, shape with clay, create a colorful collage, and much more. Venture outside for a nature walk to find materials for your Leaf Man. Parents, this week of art exploration develops fine motor skills and encourages creativity to flourish.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753384
Course ClosedAwesome Ocean Creatures (Ages 3-4)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Dive into a week of ocean life as you discover seahorses, sharks, crabs and brightly colored fish. Have a splashy time playing lively games like Sharks and Barracudas, making music, and creating something special every day while learning about the ocean. Add finger plays, great stories, and a little science for extra fun. Bring an empty 2-liter bottle to make your own ocean in a bottle.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753271
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerBonkers Over Bugs (Ages 3-4)— 2019-06-17 through  2019-06-21$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 17-21, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Bugs, bugs, bugs, oh my! Busy bees, silly spiders, quick crickets and beautiful butterflies come to visit as we listen to bug stories, sing songs and buggy down to creative movement activities. Go on a nature walk in search of bugs, then get creative making totally buggin art projects like a spider mask and your very own insect collage. Learn fun facts through lots of hands-on projects, create your own bug rock, observe insects and have lots of buggy fun.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753236
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCalling all SuperHeroes (Ages 4-6)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Put on your super gear and get ready for an exciting week of heroic fun! Explore with your Spidey senses, rescue Batman and Robin from a frozen state, save our world from villains, collect kryptonite and experience what Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle mutagen feels like. Make your own superhero costume to continue your adventures at home.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753334
Course ClosedCamp Adventures (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Calling all happy campers! Experience the great outdoors as you go on nature hikes, have scavenger hunts, and create cool crafts out of the wonderful things you find. Learn about fossils, discover Michigan birds, and make a take-home bird feeder. Stir up some yummy camping snacks like armpit fudge and smores on a stick. Hang out around the camp fire as we sing songs, tell stories, eat and play.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 349434613
Colors in Nature (Ages 3-4)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Yellow, green, blue and pink--the world is full of amazing colors. Find colors in nature as you hike outside each day. Use colorful paints and items from your nature walks to create beautiful masterpieces. Stories, games, music and take-home art guide this week of adventure with characters like a white rabbit and a silly brown bear. Do the Rainbow Pokey, make a fly-catching frog and so much more. Dress to be outside and get messy.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753329
Dancing Feet Creative Movement (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 2:30-4 p.m., Phys. Ed. Bldg. Dance Rm. 120. Spin, stretch, walk, slide--your body wants to move! Let your feet tell stories as you explore jazz, ballet and modern dance. Learn to stretch like a dancer and balance your body as you leap and twirl. Move to different kinds of music and create your own dances. No dance experience is needed. Wear comfortable clothes for moving (no jeans please), and dance shoes (bare feet are fine too).

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753312
Course ClosedDiscover Dinosaurs (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B. Brontosaurus, Triceratops--even dinosaur names are big and mysterious! Learn fun facts about dinosaurs everyday through hands-on projects. Go on a fossil hunt, make fossil prints, and create a dinosaur skeleton. You will even make up a new kind of dinosaur just discovered in this class! There will be art, crafts, music and lots of dinosaur play.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753276
Discover Dinosaurs (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-15 through  2019-07-19$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 15-19, 1-3 p.m., University Center Rm. 204. Brontosaurus, Triceratops--even dinosaur names are big and mysterious! Learn fun facts about dinosaurs everyday through hands-on projects. Go on a fossil hunt, make fossil prints, and create a dinosaur skeleton. You will even make up a new kind of dinosaur just discovered in this class! There will be art, crafts, music and lots of dinosaur play.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753282
Fairy Gardening (Ages 3-4)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Do you believe in fairies? We do! Transport yourself to a magical space where you will build a fairy house, learn which type of fairy you are and adopt a fairy pet friend! Each day we read a story and create something special for your fairy world! Take home a fairy garden oasis, complete with your own potted plant starter kit and accessories to make your fairy feel at home.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753249
Fairytopia (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 22-26, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Spend a week exploring the secret life of fairies! Create your own fairy garden with a perfect little home for your very own fairy. Venture outside to search for fairies. Build a dream catcher for fairy-inspired dreams. Construct a fairy chime to hear fairies at your own home and more! Each day, you will make accessories for your fairy wardrobe to enjoy at our fabulous fairy tea party on the last day.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753490
Course ClosedImagineering Your World (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-29 through  2019-08-02$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Attention Imagineers! What do London Bridge and a bird have in common? Why is it that tall buildings do not fall down in a wind storm? Explore these amazing engineering feats. Create your own city using marshmallows, launch a race car across a desert, and make someones hair stand straight up. Using art, math, movement and humor, explore your own amazing engineering abilities. Immerse yourself in a week of multi-sensory scientific discovery! Dress to get messy and move. Bring an empty shoe box the first day.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753736
Insects Don't Bug Me (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-29 through  2019-08-02$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Are you buggy for bugs? Explore the fascinating world of critters that fly and crawl. Go on daily hunts to locate, observe, count and collect exciting critters like butterflies, dragonflies, ants, spiders and worms. You will learn to catch them with nets to add to your homemade habitat. Construct different insects, weave a web and more. Each day we focus on a specific type of bug as you become an expert entomologist!

  • Seats available: Approximately 2. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753482
LEGO Art Play (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$125— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B. Go beyond pre-made LEGO kits and explore shapes, colors, designs and forms using your imagination. Get creative with local brick artist, Christina Collins. Challenge yourself to make artful patterns, colorful structures, imaginary critters and more. Each day, bring your minds hidden creations to life while exploring interesting building techniques used by experienced LEGO builders. Cost includes a custom assortment of LEGO bricks so you can create at home. LEGO is a registered trademark.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348754962
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerMake Believe Rhyme Time (Ages 3-4)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Come sing and rhyme your way through the land of make believe! Make your own new books. You will paint, color, cut and paste together each story, and then follow along while we read and rhyme together! You will also have a chance to get moving and make a literacy-themed craft: take a Thumbelina nature walk, go on a Cinderella scavenger hunt, climb the beanstalk with Jack, build your little piggy a house and play in Snow Whites summer snow.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753242
Michigan Art (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-12 through  2019-08-16$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 12-16, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. We love summer in PURE Michigan! Explore the natural resources that surround us--from the white sand beaches to amazing apples, to the water in the Great Lakes--and use these natural supplies in fun, interactive art projects. What does it feel like to be a drop of water going through the water cycle? Experience the growth of a tall white pine tree and travel like a tiny grain of sand on the dunes. Daily themes incorporate creative movement and take-home art projects.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348755067
Course ClosedMy Grand and Me (Ages 4-6 with an Adult)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$99— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 22-26, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B. Grandparents make everything better! Make projects focused on family, creativity, imagination and celebration. You and your favorite adult will create mementos to capture this special time together including paintings, a sun catcher, a magic jar, and much more! Team up to build, explore and find adventure! Let laughter rule as you and your Grand compete together in the Grandparent Olympics (low impact games of course!). Enjoy a Grand celebration of family and fun on the last day. Register the child only; cost includes one child and one adult.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753422
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerNature Painting (Ages 4-6)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Get ready for nature adventures! Create your own masterpieces each day. Paint a designer pot to plant beautiful flowers, paint your favorite type of sky on a canvas to hang in your room, create your own stencils, and learn a technique for painting a birch forest! Every day includes a nature story to inspire our creative art activities.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753347
Course ClosedPlay School (Ages 3-4)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 22-26, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Are you excited to go to school? Make friends, make believe and get your hands messy--you are invited to come play school! Come enjoy show and tell, circle time, crafts and games, free play and the opportunity to start school early! You will visit the creation station, imagination station, motor-vation station and sensory station. Jump start your schooling with an introduction to a preschool class! Ideal for children who will be starting school in the fall.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753254
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPrincess Party (Ages 4-6)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. It is a party and you are invited! Join Elsa, Snow White, Cinderella, Ariel, Belle and more in a week full of princess fun. Make a crown and sash, a beaded necklace and other princess accessories. Cut and paste, sing and count as you explore the world of princesses. Mix, measure and decorate your treats for the party on the last day when you can come dressed-up in all your princess glamour!

  • Seats available: Approximately 5. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753343
Rainforest Adventure (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Jump into a week of hands-on fun! Journey to the amazing rainforest filled with exploding color and exciting adventures. Each day you will make new discoveries about the plants, animals and foods of the rainforest while exploring art, music, games, stories and movement. Make cool animal projects like a fabulous frog and a snake that moves. Build your own rainforest in a jar, create a rainforest recipe book, and try new foods. Every day is a play day--in the rainforest!

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753305
Course ClosedTreasure Hunters-A Pirate Adventure (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Yo ho ho, pirates! Come along on a pirate-y adventure full of stories, art and fun! Our adventure takes place on our own island where we will create a pirate ship and pirate maps to lead us to lost treasures. Design a pirate hat and sword, create a treasure chest to hold your loot, and a boat that floats. Exploration awaits you each day, so climb aboard for a great voyage and learning fun.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348755031
What's Cookin'? (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$125— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri. July 8-12, 9:30 a.m.-Noon, New location: Great Lakes Campus Kitchens; meet in east wing hallway on 2nd floor by Lobdells Restaurant. Banana dippers, breakfast nachos, fruit smoothies and more! Learn to make fun foods in this hands-on week in the big shiny kitchen. You will stir, blend, measure, mix, bake and taste your way through good food you can fix at home. Every day has a theme which includes a story and hands-on prep. Recipes from this class and other cooking classes held in the kitchen may contain gluten, tree nuts, dairy or other food allergens. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753286
Course ClosedWhat's Cookin'? (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$125— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri. July 22-26, 9:30 a.m.-Noon, New location: Great Lakes Campus Kitchens; meet in east wing hallway on 2nd floor by Lobdells Restaurant. Banana dippers, breakfast nachos, fruit smoothies and more! Learn to make fun foods in this hands-on week in the big shiny kitchen. You will stir, blend, measure, mix, bake and taste your way through good food you can fix at home. Every day has a theme which includes a story and hands-on prep. Recipes from this class and other cooking classes held in the kitchen may contain gluten, tree nuts, dairy or other food allergens. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753294
Yummy Art (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-29 through  2019-08-02$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Eat your art out and grab your spoon, paintbrush and Kool-Aid--we are creating art! From cupcake design to Kool-Aid finger painting, learn all about the wonderful and wacky world of food art. Build spaghetti sculptures, play foodie games and make your own incredible edibles. Explore ways to take everyday food items and create exciting art projects. Get ready to play with your food!

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753686
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerBonkers Over Bugs (Ages 3-4)— 2019-06-17 through  2019-06-21$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 17-21, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Bugs, bugs, bugs, oh my! Busy bees, silly spiders, quick crickets and beautiful butterflies come to visit as we listen to bug stories, sing songs and buggy down to creative movement activities. Go on a nature walk in search of bugs, then get creative making totally buggin art projects like a spider mask and your very own insect collage. Learn fun facts through lots of hands-on projects, create your own bug rock, observe insects and have lots of buggy fun.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753236
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCalling all SuperHeroes (Ages 4-6)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Put on your super gear and get ready for an exciting week of heroic fun! Explore with your Spidey senses, rescue Batman and Robin from a frozen state, save our world from villains, collect kryptonite and experience what Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle mutagen feels like. Make your own superhero costume to continue your adventures at home.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753334
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerPrincess Party (Ages 4-6)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. It is a party and you are invited! Join Elsa, Snow White, Cinderella, Ariel, Belle and more in a week full of princess fun. Make a crown and sash, a beaded necklace and other princess accessories. Cut and paste, sing and count as you explore the world of princesses. Mix, measure and decorate your treats for the party on the last day when you can come dressed-up in all your princess glamour!

  • Seats available: Approximately 5. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753343
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerMake Believe Rhyme Time (Ages 3-4)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Come sing and rhyme your way through the land of make believe! Make your own new books. You will paint, color, cut and paste together each story, and then follow along while we read and rhyme together! You will also have a chance to get moving and make a literacy-themed craft: take a Thumbelina nature walk, go on a Cinderella scavenger hunt, climb the beanstalk with Jack, build your little piggy a house and play in Snow Whites summer snow.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753242
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerNature Painting (Ages 4-6)— 2019-06-24 through  2019-06-28$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., June 24-28, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Get ready for nature adventures! Create your own masterpieces each day. Paint a designer pot to plant beautiful flowers, paint your favorite type of sky on a canvas to hang in your room, create your own stencils, and learn a technique for painting a birch forest! Every day includes a nature story to inspire our creative art activities.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753347
Dancing Feet Creative Movement (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 2:30-4 p.m., Phys. Ed. Bldg. Dance Rm. 120. Spin, stretch, walk, slide--your body wants to move! Let your feet tell stories as you explore jazz, ballet and modern dance. Learn to stretch like a dancer and balance your body as you leap and twirl. Move to different kinds of music and create your own dances. No dance experience is needed. Wear comfortable clothes for moving (no jeans please), and dance shoes (bare feet are fine too).

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753312
Course ClosedDiscover Dinosaurs (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B. Brontosaurus, Triceratops--even dinosaur names are big and mysterious! Learn fun facts about dinosaurs everyday through hands-on projects. Go on a fossil hunt, make fossil prints, and create a dinosaur skeleton. You will even make up a new kind of dinosaur just discovered in this class! There will be art, crafts, music and lots of dinosaur play.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753276
What's Cookin'? (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$125— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri. July 8-12, 9:30 a.m.-Noon, New location: Great Lakes Campus Kitchens; meet in east wing hallway on 2nd floor by Lobdells Restaurant. Banana dippers, breakfast nachos, fruit smoothies and more! Learn to make fun foods in this hands-on week in the big shiny kitchen. You will stir, blend, measure, mix, bake and taste your way through good food you can fix at home. Every day has a theme which includes a story and hands-on prep. Recipes from this class and other cooking classes held in the kitchen may contain gluten, tree nuts, dairy or other food allergens. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753286
Rainforest Adventure (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Jump into a week of hands-on fun! Journey to the amazing rainforest filled with exploding color and exciting adventures. Each day you will make new discoveries about the plants, animals and foods of the rainforest while exploring art, music, games, stories and movement. Make cool animal projects like a fabulous frog and a snake that moves. Build your own rainforest in a jar, create a rainforest recipe book, and try new foods. Every day is a play day--in the rainforest!

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753305
Fairy Gardening (Ages 3-4)— 2019-07-08 through  2019-07-12$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 8-12, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Do you believe in fairies? We do! Transport yourself to a magical space where you will build a fairy house, learn which type of fairy you are and adopt a fairy pet friend! Each day we read a story and create something special for your fairy world! Take home a fairy garden oasis, complete with your own potted plant starter kit and accessories to make your fairy feel at home.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753249
Discover Dinosaurs (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-15 through  2019-07-19$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 15-19, 1-3 p.m., University Center Rm. 204. Brontosaurus, Triceratops--even dinosaur names are big and mysterious! Learn fun facts about dinosaurs everyday through hands-on projects. Go on a fossil hunt, make fossil prints, and create a dinosaur skeleton. You will even make up a new kind of dinosaur just discovered in this class! There will be art, crafts, music and lots of dinosaur play.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753282
Course ClosedArt - Art and More Art (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-15 through  2019-07-19$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 15-19, 10 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 204. Unleash your imagination as you explore all kinds of fun and messy art in this week of hands-on discovery. Create a masterpiece each day with ideas from popular picture books. Paint with marbles and shaving cream, design your own Rainbow Fish, shape with clay, create a colorful collage, and much more. Venture outside for a nature walk to find materials for your Leaf Man. Parents, this week of art exploration develops fine motor skills and encourages creativity to flourish.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753384
Course ClosedWhat's Cookin'? (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$125— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri. July 22-26, 9:30 a.m.-Noon, New location: Great Lakes Campus Kitchens; meet in east wing hallway on 2nd floor by Lobdells Restaurant. Banana dippers, breakfast nachos, fruit smoothies and more! Learn to make fun foods in this hands-on week in the big shiny kitchen. You will stir, blend, measure, mix, bake and taste your way through good food you can fix at home. Every day has a theme which includes a story and hands-on prep. Recipes from this class and other cooking classes held in the kitchen may contain gluten, tree nuts, dairy or other food allergens. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Great Lakes  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753294
Fairytopia (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 22-26, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Spend a week exploring the secret life of fairies! Create your own fairy garden with a perfect little home for your very own fairy. Venture outside to search for fairies. Build a dream catcher for fairy-inspired dreams. Construct a fairy chime to hear fairies at your own home and more! Each day, you will make accessories for your fairy wardrobe to enjoy at our fabulous fairy tea party on the last day.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753490
Course ClosedMy Grand and Me (Ages 4-6 with an Adult)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$99— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 22-26, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B. Grandparents make everything better! Make projects focused on family, creativity, imagination and celebration. You and your favorite adult will create mementos to capture this special time together including paintings, a sun catcher, a magic jar, and much more! Team up to build, explore and find adventure! Let laughter rule as you and your Grand compete together in the Grandparent Olympics (low impact games of course!). Enjoy a Grand celebration of family and fun on the last day. Register the child only; cost includes one child and one adult.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753422
Course ClosedPlay School (Ages 3-4)— 2019-07-22 through  2019-07-26$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 22-26, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Are you excited to go to school? Make friends, make believe and get your hands messy--you are invited to come play school! Come enjoy show and tell, circle time, crafts and games, free play and the opportunity to start school early! You will visit the creation station, imagination station, motor-vation station and sensory station. Jump start your schooling with an introduction to a preschool class! Ideal for children who will be starting school in the fall.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753254
Course ClosedImagineering Your World (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-29 through  2019-08-02$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Attention Imagineers! What do London Bridge and a bird have in common? Why is it that tall buildings do not fall down in a wind storm? Explore these amazing engineering feats. Create your own city using marshmallows, launch a race car across a desert, and make someones hair stand straight up. Using art, math, movement and humor, explore your own amazing engineering abilities. Immerse yourself in a week of multi-sensory scientific discovery! Dress to get messy and move. Bring an empty shoe box the first day.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753736
Yummy Art (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-29 through  2019-08-02$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Eat your art out and grab your spoon, paintbrush and Kool-Aid--we are creating art! From cupcake design to Kool-Aid finger painting, learn all about the wonderful and wacky world of food art. Build spaghetti sculptures, play foodie games and make your own incredible edibles. Explore ways to take everyday food items and create exciting art projects. Get ready to play with your food!

  • Seats available: Approximately 8. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753686
Insects Don't Bug Me (Ages 4-6)— 2019-07-29 through  2019-08-02$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., July 29-Aug. 2, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Are you buggy for bugs? Explore the fascinating world of critters that fly and crawl. Go on daily hunts to locate, observe, count and collect exciting critters like butterflies, dragonflies, ants, spiders and worms. You will learn to catch them with nets to add to your homemade habitat. Construct different insects, weave a web and more. Each day we focus on a specific type of bug as you become an expert entomologist!

  • Seats available: Approximately 2. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753482
Course ClosedAwesome Ocean Creatures (Ages 3-4)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Dive into a week of ocean life as you discover seahorses, sharks, crabs and brightly colored fish. Have a splashy time playing lively games like Sharks and Barracudas, making music, and creating something special every day while learning about the ocean. Add finger plays, great stories, and a little science for extra fun. Bring an empty 2-liter bottle to make your own ocean in a bottle.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753271
Course ClosedTreasure Hunters-A Pirate Adventure (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Yo ho ho, pirates! Come along on a pirate-y adventure full of stories, art and fun! Our adventure takes place on our own island where we will create a pirate ship and pirate maps to lead us to lost treasures. Design a pirate hat and sword, create a treasure chest to hold your loot, and a boat that floats. Exploration awaits you each day, so climb aboard for a great voyage and learning fun.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348755031
Course ClosedCamp Adventures (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. Calling all happy campers! Experience the great outdoors as you go on nature hikes, have scavenger hunts, and create cool crafts out of the wonderful things you find. Learn about fossils, discover Michigan birds, and make a take-home bird feeder. Stir up some yummy camping snacks like armpit fudge and smores on a stick. Hang out around the camp fire as we sing songs, tell stories, eat and play.

  • Seats available: 0. Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 349434613
Colors in Nature (Ages 3-4)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 1-3 p.m., Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 101. Yellow, green, blue and pink--the world is full of amazing colors. Find colors in nature as you hike outside each day. Use colorful paints and items from your nature walks to create beautiful masterpieces. Stories, games, music and take-home art guide this week of adventure with characters like a white rabbit and a silly brown bear. Do the Rainbow Pokey, make a fly-catching frog and so much more. Dress to be outside and get messy.

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348753329
LEGO Art Play (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-05 through  2019-08-09$125— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 5-9, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 110B. Go beyond pre-made LEGO kits and explore shapes, colors, designs and forms using your imagination. Get creative with local brick artist, Christina Collins. Challenge yourself to make artful patterns, colorful structures, imaginary critters and more. Each day, bring your minds hidden creations to life while exploring interesting building techniques used by experienced LEGO builders. Cost includes a custom assortment of LEGO bricks so you can create at home. LEGO is a registered trademark.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348754962
Michigan Art (Ages 4-6)— 2019-08-12 through  2019-08-16$89— Face to FaceView Details

Mon.-Fri., Aug. 12-16, 10 a.m.-Noon, Aero Park Labs Bldg. Rm. 102. We love summer in PURE Michigan! Explore the natural resources that surround us--from the white sand beaches to amazing apples, to the water in the Great Lakes--and use these natural supplies in fun, interactive art projects. What does it feel like to be a drop of water going through the water cycle? Experience the growth of a tall white pine tree and travel like a tiny grain of sand on the dunes. Daily themes incorporate creative movement and take-home art projects.

  • Seats available: Approximately 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Aero Park  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 348755067
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