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Shenkman Arts Centre

Shenkman Arts Centre, courses for Camp for children in the summer

Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Animate This! - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Animate This! - Virtual during the winter 2022
The world of animation comes to life! Use Blender animation software, create 3D models, create 2D animations, explore stop-motion animation techniques, and learn video editing._x005F You will need a PC or Mac, laptop or desktop computer (not a Chromebook) to run Blender and connect to Zoom, and you will need to download and install Blender prior to the first class.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-11:15 am, Jul 12-Jul 16, $115.75 1597737
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 26-Jul 30, $115.75 1597752
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Ballet - Level 1 - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Ballet - Level 1 - Virtual during the winter 2022
Delve into the most elegant yet technical of all dance forms; ballet! Explore basic to intermediate ballet moves along with exercises to provide a foundation in technique, placement and terminology. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 12-Jul 16, $74.25 1597739
    6 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:15 am-11:15 am, Aug 16-Aug 20, $74.25 1597766
    6 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Cartooning and comics - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Cartooning and comics - Virtual during the winter 2022
A young and free imagination can give cartoons personality. Watch characters and comic strips come to life! Taught entirely virtually, draw and animate characters through studying figures, facial expressions, actions, perspective and use specialized illustration techniques. Supply kit available for pick up. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Jul 26-Jul 30, $115.75 1597754
    6 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Coding with Micro:bits - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Coding with Micro:bits - Virtual during the winter 2022
Learn how to program computers using a mini-computer that fits in the palm of your hand. Create games, musical instruments, science projects, and other fun activities using a BBC Micro:bit. Requires a personal electronic device with an internet connection. Supply kits will be available for pickup before the start of classes.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Aug 16-Aug 20, $141.75 1597764
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Contemporary Dance - Level 1 - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Contemporary Dance - Level 1 - Virtual during the winter 2022
A dance style that borrows from modern, ballet and jazz choreography. Study basic ballet and modern dance principles while advancing your steps. Uncover various moves, step combinations and new choreography. Create your own dance. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-3 pm, Jul 19-Jul 23, $82.75 1597750
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Drawing and Painting - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Drawing and Painting - Virtual during the winter 2022
Explore your imagination through drawing and painting! Let your creativity flow as you use different techniques and materials to learn advanced art methods and explore new skills. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection. Supply kits will be available for pickup before the start of classes.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 5-Jul 9, $115.75 1597729
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 19-Jul 23, $115.75 1597751
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Aug 16-Aug 20, $115.75 1597765
    8 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Guitar - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Guitar - Virtual during the winter 2022
Strengthen guitar skills while learning basic chords, strumming, picking and tuning. Recognize different strumming patterns and shuffle accompaniment. Must have your own guitar. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Jul 26-Jul 30, $144.50 1597755
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Hip hop - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Hip hop - Virtual during the winter 2022
Develop your strength, flexibility and technique through fast paced choreography set to popular music. Learn stylish moves and stay active! Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-3 pm, Aug 9-Aug 13, $82.75 1597763
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Intro to game development - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Intro to game development - Virtual during the winter 2022
Create your own game! This course uses Scratch block coding and introduces participants to basic coding, art and animation concepts. Several types of games will be explored and created from start to finish. No coding experience is required - just a love for making and playing games! Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Aug 16-Aug 20, $72.75 1597767
    9 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Karate - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Karate - Virtual during the winter 2022
Learn the basics of karate including Kata, self-defense and physical fitness. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Jul 19-Jul 23, $82.75 1597742
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 1 pm-3 pm, Aug 16-Aug 20, $82.75 1597768
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Keyboard - Level 1 - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Keyboard - Level 1 - Virtual during the winter 2022
Learn to play the electronic keyboard. Group instruction provides both practical and theory study including: Keyboard awareness, left and right hand placement, body posture, principles of notation, rhythm and length of notes/rests, sight reading.Course includes lesson books available for pick up. Must have your own keyboard. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Jul 12-Jul 16, $192.75 1597736
    6 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* LEGO® Adventures - Virtual during the fall 2021
* LEGO® Adventures - Virtual during the winter 2022
Build real and virtual LEGO projects at home using the new LEGO Technic set provided and your computer. Learn LEGO building techniques as you construct several mechanical Technic projects. Develop your own Technic project. Learn to use LEGO Studio 2.0, a LEGO CAD program, as you build a variety of virtual engineering and architecture projects. Build a virtual LEGO Minecraft project. Create online instructions for your own Technic build. Render your virtual LEGO projects to look incredibly real. Virtually build a Mindstorms® EV3 or NXT robot. Learn to code and simulate robot sounds and movements online. Perform maze navigation as well as object and colour detection challenges. Learn about electronic concepts, components and circuits, and breadboard in a safe virtual environment. _x005F In collaboration with 'the LEGO guy,' Ian Dudley of Orange STEM Education, www.orangestem.ca. You will need a PC or Mac, laptop or desktop computer (not a Chromebook) to run Studio 2.0 and connect to Zoom, and you will need to download and install Studio 2.0 prior to the first class. More information provided upon registration. Includes your own LEGO® Technic set - available for pickup before the start of classes.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 12-Jul 16, $153.75 1597735
    7 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Jul 12-Jul 16, $153.75 1597738
    9 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Jul 19-Jul 23, $153.75 1597741
    9 yrs-12 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Jul 19-Jul 23, $153.75 1597749
    7 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:30 am-11:30 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $153.75 1597756
    7 yrs-8 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Taekwondo - Green belt - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Taekwondo - Green belt - Virtual during the winter 2022
Develop your Taekwondo skills through an encouraging virtual environment. Intended for green to red belts. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Aug 9-Aug 13, $82.75 1597757
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Taekwondo - White belt - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Taekwondo - White belt - Virtual during the winter 2022
Explore Taekwondo as a beginner through an encouraging virtual environment. Intended for white belts and white belts with yellow stripe. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Jul 5-Jul 9, $82.75 1597730
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Aug 9-Aug 13, $82.75 1597761
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Taekwondo - Yellow belt - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Taekwondo - Yellow belt - Virtual during the winter 2022
Explore Taekwondo through an encouraging virtual environment. Intended for yellow belts and yellow belts with green stripe. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Jul 5-Jul 9, $82.75 1597732
    6 yrs-14 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the summer and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Ukulele - Virtual during the fall 2021
* Ukulele - Virtual during the winter 2022
Learn a unique instrument that is affordable, fun, and easy to play. Must have a ukulele at home. Requires a personal electronic device with internet connection.
  • Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri, 12:15 pm-2:15 pm, Aug 9-Aug 13, $144.50 1597760
    6 yrs-9 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Map location of Shenkman Arts Centre
Shenkman Arts Centre
245 Centrum BLVD
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2787


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