All Classes & Activities

After School Classes for Ages 5 to 15

After school 5 to 12

Extend learning beyond the classroom during the school year with CMA’s after school art classes. Through a weekly, immersive arts class, children develop a portfolio of work over the course of a semester that explores a range of materials and art-making techniques. Our Teaching Artists help your child refine their art techniques, develop their own artistic voice, and build their critical thinking skills. CMA’s After School program is both a fun and educational way to unwind after the school day.

CMA is dedicated to putting the Art in S.T.E.M.! Find classes with a S.T.E.A.M. based curriculum, indicated with an * below.

CMA is able to provide pick up from Village Community School, PS 41, PS 3, PS 234, PS 150, & LREI.

 

Fall Semester Dates: September 17 - December 19

Classes run Mondays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM, with a late pickup option at 6:00 PM. Drop Off for all after school classes occurs between 3:30 and 4:00 PM with supervised play until class begins at 4:00 PM.

Late Pick Up & School Pick Up available, contact classes@cmany.org for more information.

*Please mark your calendars, as there will be NO classes on the following dates: 9/19, 10/8, 11/6, 11/12, 12/24 - 1/1

Monday Classes

Media Lab

Stop Motion Animation

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Fine Arts

Comics and Illustrated Stories

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Fine Arts

Build It!

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 5 - 6

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Tuesday Classes

Fine Arts

Sew It!

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Media Lab

Clay Bar Masters I

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Media Lab

Photography

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 10 - 14

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Media Lab

Have Fun with Animation

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 5 - 6

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Media Lab

Lights, Camera, Action!

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Wednesday Classes

Media Lab

Radio CMA

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Fine Arts

Paint and Print

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Media Lab

The Art of Character Design

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Fine Arts

Exploring Drawing & Painting

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 5 - 6

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Media Lab

Clay Bar Masters 2

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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Fine Arts

Tiny Worlds: Art in Miniature

4 pm 5:30 pm

Ages 7 - 12

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School Pickup

We offer school pick-up at the following West Village and Tribeca Schools: Village Community School, PS3, PS41, PS234, PS150 and LREI for an addition fee. For more information contact classes@cmany.org

Scholarships and Sponsorships

Scholarships may be available. Learn more here.

Interested in sponsoring a child’s class at CMA? Contact classes@cmany.org

Proceeds from our paid classes support our community programs. LEARN MORE

Refund and Cancellation

CMA Refund Policy:  CMA is not responsible for providing make-up classes or issuing refunds for programs missed as a result of illness, emergencies or other events beyond our control. If you would like to cancel your enrollment in a class, CMA will provide you with a full refund minus a $75 registration fee up to two weeks prior to the start of class.  Within two weeks of the start of the class, CMA will provide you with a full refund minus the $75 registration fee ONLY if CMA is able to fill your child’s place in the class.  If CMA is unable to fill the place in the class, the class will be non-refundable.

Cancellation: CMA reserves the right to cancel any class due to low enrollment. If a class has 0 students enrolled, you will be notified of the cancellation 4 weeks prior to the start of the class. If a class has only 3 students and under enrolled, you will be notified of the cancellation 2 weeks prior to the start date. If CMA cancels a class that your child is enrolled in, you will have the option to switch classes within the program or receive a full refund. Please sign up early to ensure classes proceed as scheduled.

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