Community Classes

Arts for Kids Inc. Jr.
Arts for Kids Inc. Jr. is a brand new program created for our future “junior” artists taught by professional artists. Four classes are offered:

  • “Lil’ Groovers” (Ages 10-16 months): A Mommy and Me class that will have your baby moving and grooving with songs from around the globe and games that will aid little ones in cognitive and social development!!!
  • “Lil’ Jammers” (Ages 16-24 months): Lil’ Jammers introduces your little ones to instruments and their imagination! Another mommy and me class focused on our first time walkers using Story telling, Songs and Dancing.
  • “Boom-Chek” (Ages 3-5): Students will discover their natural ability to create music through rhythmic games and songs using found objects. Parents not required!

Multicultural Drumming (Ages 6 and Up) An exciting hands on class that will focus on the History, Rhythm and Song of The African, South American, Caribbean and North American Diasporas.

We will explore the music of each continent and recreate traditional rhythms from each area. There will be musical instruction that will involve the children in original musical creation using percussion as the primary instrumentation. This class will be taught by Master teaching artist and Internationally recognized recording artist Vince Ector, a West Orange, NJ resident and special guests.

Arts for Kids Inc. is proud to offer Community Music Classes every Sunday for seven weeks Forming Now!! Each class will run for approximately 45 minutes with an optional (free) make-up class.

Age Appropriate Class Choices Offered:
Early Childhood – Ages: 10-16 months, Ages 16-24 months, Ages 3-5 years, Multicultural Drumming – Grades 2-5, Grades 6 and Up.
Class times will be scheduled based on registration choices and preference. 

PRICING – $150 for a 7 week class cycle plus a $20 registration fee.

All Classes will be held at The Valley Arts Co-op 400 South Jefferson Street Orange, NJ 07050
Ample Street Parking available. Please Call or email for more details! 973-243-0555.