Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


A Taste of Writers & Books! (ages 7-9)

April 17, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi Tracy Cretelle Sara Bickweat Penner Henry Padrón

Sign up for all 5 days and save! Use code W17-YX03 MONDAY: Percy Jackson Greek Theatre TUESDAY: How to…Write Your Own Book! WEDNESDAY: Let’s PLAY! THURSDAY: Magical Beasts FRIDAY: Bienvenidos… View More »

TUESDAY: How to…Write Your Own Book!

April 18, 2017
Instructor(s): Tracy Cretelle

Code: W17-YR51 We’ll look at some creative examples of books for 7-9 year-olds and then get started on writing and illustrating a story of our own! Students will go home… View More »

WEDNESDAY: Let’s PLAY!

April 19, 2017
Instructor(s): Sara Bickweat Penner

Code: W17-YD31 Do you love to dive into imaginary worlds and make up plays with your friends? Learn how to work together and create Mini Plays through improv, storytelling, and… View More »

THURSDAY: Magical Creatures

April 20, 2017

Code: W17-YM37 Are you ready to enter the world of magic and magical creatures? Come spend the day learning about legendary beings, including fairies, unicorns, mermaids, trolls, centaurs, giants, and… View More »

FRIDAY: Bienvenidos: Fun With Spanish

April 21, 2017
Instructor(s): Henry Padrón

Code: W17-YL01 Welcome to a fun and creative day of Spanish! We will learn the language through songs, games, African Carribean drumming, and multi-media. This is one of our most… View More »

Word Art & Art Words

June 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Donna Marbach

Code: JY17-M36 Both artwork and literature tell stories, express feelings, and share dreams. Both are part of the world of books. In this class we will explore ways in which… View More »

Magic Tree House: Merlin Missions Adventures

June 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi

Code: JY17-R05 Take part in wonderful magical adventures from the Magic Tree House: Merlin Mission Adventures series, designed for the slightly older, more advanced Magic Tree House fan! Join Annie… View More »

Picture This

June 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Roxana Aparicio Wolfe Lisa Johnson

Code: JY17-A02 They say, “A picture is worth a thousand words,” and Rochester is the home of a picture giant: George Eastman. If you love to write poetry or short… View More »

Mo Willems

July 05, 2017
Instructor(s): Sarah Brown

Code: JY17-R59 Have you read every single Elephant and Piggie book there is? Did you let Pigeon drive the bus? Mo Willems has been delighting young readers for more than… View More »

Author/Illustrator FanClub

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Jason Yungbluth

Code: JY17-A01 Youngsters who love storybooks will love them even more after they enter the world of their favorite creators! Each day, students will be treated to a new story… View More »