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Woodland After School Program

Woodland Academy, 15 Claremont Street, Worcester

In Partnership with 21st Century Schools

(Oct 2019 – Mar 2020; Fall 2020 TBC)

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Weekly on Friday’s, 3pm-5pm
  • Ages 11-17
  • Average of 20 students
  • Average of 5 volunteers
  • Imprav-based youth drama games and activities

Canterbury Drama

Program

Canterbury Street School, 129 Canterbury St, Worcester

In Partnership with Division of Youth Opportunities

(Jan – Mar 2020; Fall TBC)

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Thursday’s, 3:30-4:30pm
  • Grades 1-5
  • Average of 20 students
  • Imprav-based youth drama games and various  activities

Nativity School Art Club

Nativity School of Worcester, 67 Lincoln St, Worcester

Jan 2020 – Mar 2020; Fall 2020 TBC

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Tuesday’s, 4-5pm
  • Grades 3-6
  • Average of 20 students
  • various arts activities
  • Imprav-based youth drama games and various  activities

This program is supported in part by a grant from the Worcester Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Contact Nativity School of Worcester for more info!

Fall Arts Workshop

At Atwood Hall, Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Indigenous Peoples’ Day, 9:30am-3:15pm
  • Ages 8-12
  • Average of 40 students
  • Average of 15 volunteers
  • Snack and lunch provided
  • Full-day of 1-hour workshops in visual art, music, dance, drama

UPCS Teen Arts

Program

University Park Campus School, 12 Freeland St, Worcester, MA 01603   

(Oct 2019 – March 2020; Fall 2020 TBD)

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Weekly, Friday’s 3-5pm
  • Ages 12 -17
  • Average of 20 students
  • Average of 15 volunteers
  • Arts Workshops: Visual Art, Dance, Music, Drama, and Creative Writing!

Claremont Arts

Program

Claremont Academy, 653 Main Street, Worcester   

(Oct 2019 – March 2020; Fall 2020 TBD)

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Weekly, Friday’s 3-5pm
  • Ages 12 -17
  • Average of 20 students
  • Average of 15 volunteers
  • Arts Workshops: Visual Art, Dance, Music, Drama, and Creative Writing!

Teen Open Mic

& Art Nights

Worcester PopUp, 20 Franklin Street / Online

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Last Tuesday of every month, 6-8pm
  • Ages 13 -17
  • Average of 40 participants 
  • Open Mic and visual arts activities for young performers and artists!

Worcester Youth

Concerts

Worcester PopUp, 20 Franklin Street / Online

  • $10 Admission; Free of cost to youth performers!
  • Seasonal
  • Ages 13 -18
  • Average of 100 participants 
  • Featuring performances and showcases by young musicians, poets, dancers, artists, etc.!

Teens Rock Worcester

The Raven Rock Club, Worcester, MA 

  • $10/admission; free of cost to youth performers!
  • Annually; 2020 Date TBC
  • Average of 20 participants
  • Performance event for youth rock bands residing in Worcester County, ages 13 -18

Woodland Virtual Dance Team

ONLINE ONLY; July 6-31st, 2020

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Grades 3-6
  • Weekly Live Video Classes; Pre-recorded Arts Workshops

Claremont Summer Music Program

ONLINE ONLY; July 6-31st, 2020

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Grades 7-9
  • Ukulele, Guitar, and Percussion!
  • Weekly Live Video Classes; Pre-recorded Arts Workshops

Burncoat Drama Club

ONLINE ONLY; July 6-31st, 2020

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Grades 7-8
  • Weekly Live Video Classes; Pre-recorded Arts Workshops

Teen Art Workshops

Worcester Public Library

ONLINE ONLY

June – August, 2020 – TBC                               

  • Ages 13-17
  • Create your own comics!

Weekly Arts Challenges!

ONLINE ONLY                               

  • July 5 – Aug 31

Teen Arts Leadership

Program

ONLINE ONLY                               

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Ages 13-17
  • M – F, 10am-4pm, July – Aug, 2020 (hours vary)
  • Role: Counselors-in-Training (CIT’s) and Teacher’s Assistants (TA’s)
  • Average of 20 teen participants
  • Leadership Development: Training, mentorship, and hands-on experience

1-Week Full-Day

Summer Program

(2020 TBC)

At Atwood Hall, Clark University, 950 Main Street, Worcester           

2011 – 2019; 2020 TBC                         

  • Free of cost to participants!
  • Ages 8-12
  • M – F, 9:30am – 3:15pm, first week of August
  • Average of 50 students
  • Average of 25 volunteers
  • Snack, lunch, and transportation provided
  • All day workshops in visual art, music, dance, creative writing, drama
  • Friday Night Showcase Event