Children's Theatre Company
Building Character on Stage!
Theatre as a tool for social action and change. Begins October 2019 – February 2020
Nature Connection Club
Participants will cultivate their inner naturalist through creative workshops and experiences in nature.
Classes and EVENTS
Girls Rising Leadership & Empowerment Club
[Ages 12 – 15]
This program helps youth form a strong moral identity and empowers them to contribute to the well-being of themselves, their communities and the world at large. Includes, arts & crafts, outings and volunteering.
Next meeting January 10
The Virtues Project
[Ages 9 – 11]
The Virtues project helps develop in young people skills and qualities they need to be successful in school and life. It fosters academic excellence while creating a culture of social responsibility, integrity and leadership. Activities Includes, art, crafts, music, storytelling and more.
2 Saturdays per month
3:00 – 5:00 pm
Next Meeting January 11
Nature Connection: Youth Climate Action Club
[Ages 12 – 15]
Club members will learn about their environment and planet and how to engage in social action to save our planet. There will be interactive lessons about twice a month and occasional trips and guest speakers—hiking, gardening, visit to farms and more… Led by Peekskill high school students.
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Next Meeting TBD
NAACP Youth Committee
[Ages 13 – 25]
PARTICIPATE in Local Social Justice work and ENGAGE in Community Action!
Join the PEEKSKILL NAACP Youth Council.
My Brother’s Keeper Leadership and Empowerment
[Ages 12 – 14]
The program helps young men form a strong moral identity and empowers them to re-write their narrative and take an active role in their own development, while contributing to the community at large.
Peekskill Middle School
Thursdays 3:00 – 4:15 pm
Yoga & Mindfulness with Karen
[For Ages 13-17]
NAMASTE! Yoga has been known to bring brings about emotional stability and clarity of mind. Participants will learn effective yogic tools to handle daily stressors that face young people and ways to regulate and mange their emotions, while becoming mindful and kind to themselves and others.
Every other Friday
Next Class TBD
The Children’s Theatre Company of Peekskill (CTC)
[Ages 8 – 18]
CTC is dedicated to “Building Character on Stage.” Though drama, dance and music, CTC uses theatre as a tool to ignite social change and foster in young people the conviction that they can be a voice for positive change.
October 5, 2019 –
Feb 8, 2020
Fall Photography Workshop With Ocean Morisset
[For Ages 13+]
No experience required!
If you’re looking to be INSPIRED, LEARN new skills, have FUN with Photography, MEET other youth passionate about photography, this workshop is for YOU!
October 19, 26
Nature Connection Summer Camp
[Middle school students, Age 11 – 14]
Campers will cultivate their inner naturalist through creative nature art and science projects, stories, games, and hiking and swimming as well as a weekly field trip to visit a farm in Garrison.
Mon – Fri
July 1-19 & July 22-Aug 9
Cooking Around The World
[Age 8 – 12]
During each day of camp, your child will explore a specific region and cuisine and we will explore the culture and geography as well.
Tue, Wed and Thu
Historical Gaming – The legendary Siege of Meaux. [Ages 12 – 16]
History Reborn is an event run by The Flame of the Dragon Miniature Wargaming Society. The event will consist of painting soldiers then engaging in strategic combat using the newly created soldiers, and thinking critically about war and peaceful alternative.
Thursday and Friday
June 27 -June 28