2017 Workshops

January

Crystal Sparkles


Crystal Sparkles delights in everything winter and wants to share the winter wonder land with all her friends. It's impossible to be a grouch on the couch when there's so many wonderful things to do in the snow, like building a snow man or finding interesting winter animals.

February

Queen of Hearts


The Queen of Hearts graces her royal subjects with love and needs the children's help to spread that love across the kingdom. In the story of Thelma the Dragon, we learn that just because someone looks different from us does not mean that they don't need just as much love and friendship.

March

Genie's World Tour


Soar to new and far away lands on Genie JaFar's magic carpet ride! We visit a new country on every stop and there experience the sights, sounds, language, culture and dance of that part of the world. Who knows where we'll land next?

April

Mrs. Greenthumbs' Garden


Discover how much fun there is to be had in your own back yard as Mrs. Greenthumbs teaches about how to tend a garden, how the flowers and trees grow, and even the animals and bugs that make that possible.

May

Spanish with Sonnie Sombrero


Back from a trip to sunny Mexico City for Cinco de Mayo, Sonnie has a lot to share with her amigos in the states. Children get to use maracas in a mariachi band. We practice folding and rolling tortillas to make delicious Mexican foods. And to top it all off, we dance a traditional Mexican Hat Dance at our own fiesta!

June

Cowgirl Coco's Wild West Show


Hop in the saddle for a wild ride with Cowgirl Coco! She leads the children on a great adventure, dancing in a hoedown, singing campfire songs, and even prospecting for gold in the mountains. We learn the value of a hard day's work, while having a barrel full of fun!

Who hasn't sung "A Pirate's Life for Me" and wished to sail the seven seas? Children can be a pirate for a day with Captain Katie as we follow a treasure map, learning valuable lessons in manners along the way. At the end of our fun-filled adventure, we open our treasure chest to find that the real treasure in life is found in our friends, our family, and our teachers.

August

Nikki's Hawaiian Vacation


Take a tropical tour of beautiful Hawaii this summer. It's the perfect place to relax, hunt for sea shells and catch some waves.

And at our very own luau, we learn some native words, plants and customs.

September

Healthy Bodies with Polka Dotty


Polka Dotty time travels from the 1950's all the way to modern day to teach some valuable lessons about staying healthy and strong. Who knew nutrition, exercise and even teeth brushing could be so much fun? With the magic of music, it can be a blast!

October

Peabody Lumpkin's Pumpkin Patch


Mrs. Peabody Lumpkin needs help with her prize winning pumpkins this year. In this heart-warming workshop, children participate in all the fun of a fall festival. We play in the leaves, plant a pumpkin patch, make friends with a scarecrow and more. We even celebrate the community helpers who make life better for us every day.

November

Polly Pilgrim's Thanksgiving Tales


Polly loves to tell the tale of her great great great great great great grandmother's first Thanksgiving! Children get to take part in the story with games, songs and dances. We even help rescue a turkey!

December

Holly Holidays


When Holly Holidays sees a Christmas tree, she just can't help herself! Same goes for the Mkeka of Kwanzaa and the Menorah at Hanukah. There is so much to learn about and so much to celebrate in the month of December! This show is stuffed with holiday goodies!

2018 Workshops

January

Crystal Sparkles


Crystal Sparkles delights in everything winter and wants to share the winter wonder land with all her friends. It's impossible to be a grouch on the couch when there's so many wonderful things to do in the snow, like building a snow man or finding interesting winter animals.

February

Queen of Hearts


The Queen of Hearts graces her royal subjects with love and needs the children's help to spread that love across the kingdom. In the story of Thelma the Dragon, we learn that just because someone looks different from us does not mean that they don't need just as much love and friendship.

March

Genie's World Tour


Soar to new and far away lands on Genie JaFar's magic carpet ride! We visit a new country on every stop and there experience the sights, sounds, language, culture and dance of that part of the world. Who knows where we'll land next?

April

Zelzar's Outer Space Adventure


Blast off in a rocket ship to explore the galaxy with a real live space alien in your classroom! Zelzar needs the help of the earth children to cure the lazy-itis that has set in on her home planet. Ignite the spark of curiosity while we learn about stars, planets, the sun and the moon.

Host your own summer games and exercise those muscles! Children learn about great sportsmanship, taking turns and working as a team while they compete in a beanbag toss, take on an obstacle course, and even learn some of the history of the Olympic Games.

June

Karate Kate


Martial arts have captured the minds of young people for centuries. But to be a martial artist you must have strong muscles, good balance, self-control, and discipline. Karate Kate makes exercise fun and challenges her students to better themselves every day. We even get to learn some history of martial arts, and organize karate belts by color.


* This is a very age-appropriate workshop. No kicks or punches are demonstrated. Focuses are flexibility, balance, respect, discipline and history.

July

Captain Katie's Pirate Show


Who hasn't sung "A Pirate's Life for Me" and wished to sail the seven seas? Children can be a pirate for a day with Captain Katie as we follow a treasure map, learning valuable lessons in manners along the way. At the end of our fun-filled adventure, we open our treasure chest to find that the real treasure in life is found in our friends, our family, and our teachers.

August

Josie the Jester's

Medieval Mayhem


A Jester? A jester. A funny idea, a jester! The lost art of Story-Telling comes back to life in your classroom when Josie the Jester steps inside. She brings the magic of puppetry, miming, and humor to share with every grumpy frown in town.

October

Rebecka Sue's Country Hoedown


Rebecka Sue hails from Red Top Mountain, GA and brings the fun of farm life to the classroom where we learn about our favorite farm animals and dance to a bluegrass jamboree. We even get to relive the not so friendly feud between the Hatfields and McCoys, in order to find the keys to getting along together and being friends for life.

November

Cheyenne's First Thanksgiving


Cheyenne is a Native American maiden who brings to life the story of the first Thanksgiving from the point of view of those who made it possible. In this interactive show we learn about Native American culture, dance and custom, and hold our very own pow wow!

December

Jingles the Elf


Christmas sure can be a busy time for an elf. There's wrapping and toy making and decorating to be done. But the story of a Tiny Christmas Tree can change the way we look at the hustle and bustle that surrounds the holidays, and help us remember the kindness of Christmas in our hearts.