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Day Enrichment Programs

Spring 8-week day enrichment programs will run from

March 11th - May 3rd

These 8 week sessions of enriching programs are for high school graduates through age 40, focused on exploring new interests and topics through hands-on activities and shared experiences with peers. In these à la carte style programs, try one class, or take them all!

Details

Dates:  March 11th - May 3rd (8 weeks)

Ages:  Geared towards high school graduates through age 40

 

Cost:  See descriptions below for cost per program

*Financial assistance is always available, no questions asked

 

Locations:

  • Helping Hands & The Wonders of Wildlife

    • Field trip based programs. Meeting locations will vary around the metro-Richmond area. Schedules and locations will be sent the week prior to the start of the program.

  • Art from the Heart with Art on Wheels

    • Natalie's Taste of Lebanon (​2825 Hathaway Rd, Richmond, VA 23225)

    • Artspace (2833-A Hathaway Rd, Richmond, VA 23225)

  • Culinary Arts with Friends

    • Natalie's Taste of Lebanon (​2825 Hathaway Rd, Richmond, VA 23225)

  • Music with Andrew

    • Belmont Recreation Center (1600 Hilliard Rd, Richmond, VA 23228)

  • Book Buddies

    • Richmond Main Library (101 E Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23219)

  • Movie Making with Chuck

    • The Commons (2101 Maywill St. Richmond VA, 23230)

       

*Please don't let cost deter you from registering.

If cost is a barrier, simply select "financial assistance"

and we will work with you to ensure your participant is registered.

Schedule

Monday

10:00am-11:00am  |  The Wonders of Wildlife (In person)

3:15pm-4:15pm  |  Music with Brooke (Virtual)

Tuesday

10:00am-11:15am  |  Helping Hands (In person)

2:00pm-3:15pm  |  Art from the Heart with Art on Wheels (In person)

3:30pm-5:00pm  |  Culinary Arts with Friends (In person)

                                   

Wednesday

3:45pm-4:45pm  |  Music with Andrew (In person)

Thursday

1:00pm-2:00pm  |  Book Buddies (In person)

Friday

10:00am-11:00am  |  Movie Making with Chuck (In person)

4:00pm-5:15pm  |  Open Mic Karaoke (Virtual)

Music

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Music with Brooke

Virtual | Free

A weekly Zoom program where participants gather for music fun! We'll play music games like BINGO, Name that Tune, and music trivia - although our favorite game is Music BINGO!

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Music with Andrew

In Person

$120 per 8-week Session

A more structured weekly music program where participants can join in person try out new instruments and learn about different styles of music!  

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Open Mic Karaoke

Virtual | Free

A casual weekly virtual gathering for participants to express themselves through music, art, poetry, or dance! Come out ready to perform or simply sit back and cheer your friends on. We'll meet on Zoom EACH week!

Arts

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Movie Making

with Chuck 

In Person

$90 per 6-week Session

From writing, to acting, to producing, to filming, join Chuck in learning the ins and outs of what it takes to make a movie. Join us for a live screening of the film at the end of the program!

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Art from the Heart

with Art on Wheels

In Person

$120 per 8-week Session

Express yourself through art led by our friends at Art on Wheels! These classes provide art instruction and allow friends to uniquely express themselves while exploring different styles of art. All experience levels are welcome! Space is limited.

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Culinary Arts

with Friends

In Person

$160 per 8-week Session

Join us to practice new skills and explore new recipes as we work as a team to create a meal together. We're so grateful to our partners at Natalie's Taste of Lebanon for opening their restaurant to host our program this winter! Space is limited.

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Book Buddies

In Person

$40 per 8-week Session

Join us in improving literary skills by taking turns listening or reading aloud in a comfortable and non-judgmental setting. We will be choosing a book as a group and diving into our adventure over the course of 8 weeks! Space is limited.

Service

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Helping Hands

In Person

$40 per 8 week Session

Join us for a service-based enrichment group focused on giving back to the community through service projects. Any young adult with disabilities can be a part of Helping Hands as we learn about how small acts service can make a large positive impact on the community. We will meet a different location each week.

*Fee goes towards art supplies and other materials used during various service projects!*

Science &
Nature

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The Wonders of Wildlife

In Person

$120 per 8-week Session

Join us for weekly education and enrichment all about wildlife! Each class offers educational experiences that are fun, engaging, and hands-on. Meeting locations will vary week-to-week. Topics will include amphibians, reptiles, fish, mammals, butterflies, birds, and more!

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