Afternoons

Our afternoons offer enrichment programs for children under the age of 6 and their accompanying caregivers (unless otherwise noted).  Please see each class for the specific age ranges. 

Our Fall 2019 offerings are: Spanish**, French, Mandarin, family yoga, music, introduction to piano (in a small group), art & open play.

Upcoming FREE Demos (email cmatson@galoopclasses.com to register):

  • Monday 8/26: Demo of Emily’s music and piano classes @4:00-4:45 pm for ages 0-5.
  • Tuesday 9/3: Family Yoga demo (ages 2-5) @ 4:30-5:15
  • Wednesday 9/4: Spanish demo: Canta y Baila Conmigo (ages 0-5) @ 4:00-4:45
  • Friday 9/6: Art&Play demo (ages 0-6) @ 3:30-5:00

CLICK HERE for prices, times, and other information. Please note that all fees are strictly non-transferable and non-refundable.

** For Spanish only click here and scroll to bottom of page to register

 

Class descriptions:

Music with Emily: Emily brings fun educational music classes to you and your little ones; her classes consist of movement, imaginary play, hands on instrumental play, new themes each week with traditional, classical, pop, folk and original music and more! 
 
Introduction to Piano: Join Emily to learn the FUNdamentals of music through imaginary play, hands on instrumental play, dance, reading music and more!  With a piano lesson towards the end of every class based on the theme of the day, your child will begin to explore and understand the piano hands on. With live guitar, ukulele, piano and voice in every class, your child will learn while having a super fun musical adventure.
 
French:  Expect stories, games, music, thematic discussions, arts and crafts, and more to help children learn French!
 
Family Yoga: Tracy will have you have some fun on your mats as a family this Fall! Doing yoga with your child can help you both build strength, increase flexibility, and improve balance. Additionally, practicing side-by-side is a terrific way to connect with your child and creates an interesting dialogue for long after the class is finished.
 
Spanish: Canta y Baila Conmigo is designed to support both Spanish language development and cultural competence through the use of children’s songs and traditional music from Spain and Latin America. Participants will receive a songbook and CD created especially for each session. Teacher Maddie has broad experience in music and theatre and has been a licensed bilingual teacher in Massachusetts for more than 10 years!
 
Mandarin:  Stella will make learning Mandarin FUN!  Stories, songs, games and more — kids will love this class and learn a lot too! 
 
Art & Open Play: Alex will have multiple art stations every week for your child to explore; her stations are creative, sensory rich, and open ended and the focus is on process.  Alex’s art class promotes your child’s artistic exploration and discovery.  Galoop’s fantastic play space will be open throughout the afternoon. 
 
Don’t forget that you can enjoy our fantastic outdoor space before and after class—open all afternoon every day!