Classes

Class Brochure: January - June 2014

Peace, Love, and ART!

Dates

July 28-August 1. 9:00-11:45 or 12:15-3:00

A week full of amazing art projects! Make a poster, paint
peace signs and craft with a groovy theme.

App Adventures! The Next Level

Dates

July 28-August 1. 9:00-12:00

Continue your quest to make the next viral app! Whether you want to move past the basic techniques learned in App Attack or want to jump right in we are ready for you! All students will create a mobile game app and explore more in depth programming concepts. The option to publish will be given to every student, but final decisions on publishing are the sole discretion or Apple, Amazon, or Google.

App Attack! Make Your 1st Game App

Dates

July 28-August 1. 1:00-4:00

Explore the App universe and create your own mobile application or mobile game! Students will explore the world of phone-based and tablet applications. In addition to learning the basics of mobile app design and games, you will also see firsthand how the world of App’s publishing functions. No prior experience is necessary and students do not need to own a smart phone or tablet to take the class.

A Delicious Rainbow

Dates

July 28-August 1. 12:30-3:00

You are what you eat… so why not be as colorful as you can be? Everyone loves color, so let’s bring more of it into our diets. Learn about fresh produce of a different color, try samples and explore how food help us grow up healthfully. Activities are designed to stimulate the imagination and develop creative ways of bringing more healthy unprocessed foods into our diet. (Taste testing will be included)

STAR WARS honoring GEORGE LUCAS with DoOdle Dude

Dates

July 28-August 1. 9:00-11:30

For The Love of Star Wars and Respect to George Lucas This is an Entertaining week of Space fun!!!!! Dress up Star Wars at ehe end of week!

Jump and Jingle with DoOdle Dawn!

Dates

July 28-August 1. 9:00-11:15

Dance with musical instruments and sing all your favorite songs. Make drums, shakers and lots of crafts.

Make a Splash Water Adventure

Dates

July 28-August 1. 1:00-4:00

Submerge yourself in art as we explore some interesting properties
of water. Build a model waterslide park, paint a killer whale, draw
an underwater fish café, and design a futuristic underwater vehicle! Campers will experiment with water and salt to create beautiful art!

NEW! MAC Grows Young Gardeners

Dates

July 28-August 1. 9:30-11:30

Learn about local seasonal vegetables, herbs, and fruits including where things grow, how things grow and how we can enjoy them. Explore the joy and wonder of planning, planting, and taking care of a small garden through fun, age-appropriate hands on activities. Activities vary daily: arts and crafts, gardening, problem solving, taste testing, “uncooking” simple recipes. Water, a hat and light gardening gloves are recommended for this very special week

NJSYO Intro to Orchestra for Strings

Dates

July 28-August 1. 9:30-12:00

Under the direction of New Jersey State Youth Orchestra conductor Katie Gussman, your child will learn to play
music in groups, follow a conductor’s lead, and understand concert etiquette (both while playing and while listening to others play). The week will end with a short performance for parents. Students must (1) supply their own instruments and (2) have finished at least 1 year of instruction while completing Book 1 of a method series.

Youth Drama Program with Tara Mahoney and Erin Stripto

Dates

July 2-October 8 (Wednesdays only). 4:00-5:30

This professional theatre training program is open to all beginning, intermediate, and advanced aspiring young performers, ages 7 and up. Students will engage in theatrical curricular studies focusing on creating a character, stage presence, script analysis, dance and performance skills, while learning techniques of auditioning for stage performance. The youth drama program will meet once a week for 15 weeks and culminates with a Fall Festival performance of the Children’s Theatre production.

Make Your First 3-D Video Game with Black Rocket!

Dates

August 4-8. 1:00-4:00

By popular demand, we are offering a 3-D game design class. This experience allows you to develop a game concept that goes well beyond the limitations of the traditional classes. Students will learn the physics behind 3D Game Design and explore event scripting, level design, controlling flow of game play, and story telling. Designed for young adults who have the desire to focus in Game Design in high school or college.

Code Breakers

Dates

August 4-8. 9:00-12:00

Calling all future coders, programmers, and designers! Whether you want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg or the 15-year-old high school student who just made 1 million dollars for programming in his bedroom, this course has the essentials you need to begin your journey.

Down on the Farm with DoOdle Dawn

Dates

August 4-8. 12:15-2:45

A Fun Filled week of Fun Making , crafting and Creating The Old Mcdonald characters!!! Great Fun With DoOdle Dawn!

Fun with Clay!

Dates

August 4-8. 9:15-12:00

Make realistic cupcakes, cookies and slices of birthday cake.
Finish your creations with acrylic paint and glossy finish so they
are ready to display.

The Art of Minecraft with DoOdle Dude

Dates

August 4-8. 12:15-2:45

The Art of Minecraft ...DoOdle Dude will Take on an Adventure of Designing , Creating and Crafting Enderman, Creepers, Withers with Clay Drawing ! Painting!and Much Much more!!!

Instant Play Acting

Dates

August 4-8. 9:30-12:00 or 12:30-3:00

Acting techniques and fun for every student, from beginner to creative expert! Scene work, improvisational comedy, character study, tv and film techniques will be taught. We will also have lots of fun playing drama games that foster creativity, self-expression, and teamwork. Students are encouraged to show parents what they have learned in a end of week mini performance. Each week is different and students who love theater are encouraged to sign up for multiple weeks.

Pixie Dust Fairy Week

Dates

August 4-8. 8:30-11:30

Sprinkle on your fairy dust and fly to the dance room for a week of pixie magic in which anything can happen!

Make a Doll Workshop

Dates

August 4, 11, 18, 25 (Mondays only). 12:30-3:30

Explore the joys of sewing by hand. Create your own individualized
cherished doll keepsake. Outfit your creation with a jumper, skirt, fashion accessories and a toy which you create using a pattern and simple hand sewing techniques. Enhance your creation with a variety of frills and embellishments. All supplies included and all levels welcome. Contact MAC office or patsebastiano@yahoo.com for questions or photos of sample projects

Creature Camp: Prehistoric, Modern, Magical and Mythical

Dates

August 4-8. 1:00-4:00

We will work on different surfaces and also with air dry clay in 3-
D. Discover how dragons got their fiery reputation, create your
own Creature Mittens, and learn some special art tricks that will
help you draw anything you can imagine! Campers will learn about
the magic and myth of different creatures and create their very own
mythical masterpieces to bring home!

Surfin Dudes and Mermaids miss Laurie

Dates

August 4-8. 9:00-11:45 or 12:15-3:00

Back by popular demand, this island week will include new
projects of surf board creations, iridescent mermaids, palm trees,
tiki art and lots of creative fun.

Garden Delights and Buggy Nights

Dates

August 11-15. 9:00-11:45 or 12:15-3:00

A magical art adventure exploring the garden. Glow-in-the-dark
fire flies, colorful patterned frogs, and iridescent fairy wings are just the beginning.

Rainforest Adventure

Dates

August 11-15. 9:00-11:45 or 12:15-3:00

From parrots and macaws to lizards and snakes, this week’s art is
all about the beauty of the rain forest!

MINECRAFT Designers-Black Rocket

Dates

August 11-15. 9:00-12:00 or 1:00-4:00

If you love the game of MINECRAFT, but always wanted to design your won characters and buildings for your games, this class is for you! Learn the basics of creating 3D modeling using a new industry grade software to design your very own characters and import them into your favorite Minecraft games. Students must have Minecraft at home to import characters.

Bricks 4 Girlz Camp

Dates

August 11-15. 1:00-4:00

Grab your girlfriends and join us for a girls-only week of crafting and creating with LEGO bricks. Get to know LEGO bricks’ newest line of girl-themed models. Build adorable houses, cafés, and beach scenes inspired by LEGO Friends . We do lots of other cool things with bricks—from jewelry making to brick art. And don’t worry: there are “no boys allowed”.

COMIC BOOK BASH!! DoOdle Dude Camp!

Dates

August 11-15. 9:00-11:30

Back By Popular Demand!!!! The Ultimate Comic Book creation week!!!! Learn Basic Character Development..adding Action!
Anatomy! onomatopoeia! Crash Bang BoOm !!! Costume Party at the End of the week!

Shimmering Watercolors

Dates

August 11-15. 9:15-12:00

Using high-quality materials such as shimmer watercolor, students
will sketch and paint beautiful watercolor scenes.

One Direction Music Camp

Dates

August 11-15. 8:30-11:30

This fun camp will encourage aspiring performers to sing, dance and harmonize enthusiastically to one amazing band and more!! Kids explore a variety of favorite music groups and pop stars including One Direction, Katy Perry, Carly Rae Jepson, Maroon Five and more! Campers make a daily craft. A mini performance ends this Rockin’ week of Camp.

Instant Play Acting

Dates

August 11-15. 9:30-12:00 or 12:30-3:00

Acting techniques and fun for every student, from beginner to creative expert! Scene work, improvisational comedy, character study, tv and film techniques will be taught. We will also have lots of fun playing drama games that foster creativity, self-expression, and teamwork. Students are encouraged to show parents what they have learned in a end of week mini performance. Each week is different and students who love theater are encouraged to sign up for multiple weeks.