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Youth & Adult Workshops


ASSEMBLAGE AND 3D ART - SUMMER

ASSEMBLAGE AND 3D ART - SUMMER
Ages 11-14

Create sculpture using foam core, corrugated cardboard, self-hardening clay, photos, wire, string, ribbon, buttons, and found materials including screening, packing material, and any desired personal objects. Students will learn construction techniques of cutting, folding, modeling, painting, combining, and arranging the assorted materials. 
***Students should bring a shoe box, and any small items they wish to include in their Diorama.  

Material fee of $25 is included in the price.
 


Fee: $258 / $235 members
Time: 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Seats Remaining: 11
Instructor: Sylvia Vigliani
Dates:   Jul 09   Jul 10   Jul 11   Jul 12   Jul 13  

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BUGS AND CREEPY CRAWLIES - CAMP

BUGS AND CREEPY CRAWLIES - CAMP
Ages 3-7

They’re creepy and they’re crawly... and kids love them! Let your child be a part of this fascinating journey into the hidden world of insects, spiders, and other creepy-crawlies. The week will feature extraordinary art projects and art-inspired movement and games that exercise social, sensory and motor skills while increasing flexibility. Campers will have fun with a team of creative artists and explore the environment of a real studio. 
 
Bring your own lunch.
Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 23
Instructor:
Dates:   Jul 09   Jul 10   Jul 11   Jul 12   Jul 13  

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CLAY  - SUMMER AUGUST

CLAY - SUMMER AUGUST
Ages 11-14

Get ready for hands-on creative learning experience. This Course is an introduction to hand building in which students will use the extruder and slab roller to create unique works of art. Older students will get the opportunity to experiment on with the pottery wheel. This is a great class for your curious child to have fun, get their hands dirty and explore with a versatile material. 
 
Material fee of $25 is included in the price.   


Fee: $273 / $249 members
Time: 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Donna Ross
Dates:   Aug 27   Aug 28   Aug 29   Aug 30   Aug 31  

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CLAY  - SUMMER JUNE

CLAY - SUMMER JUNE
Ages 7-13

Get ready for hands-on creative learning experience. This Course is an introduction to hand building in which students will use the extruder and slab roller to create unique works of art. Older students will get the opportunity to experiment on with the pottery wheel. This is a great class for your curious child to have fun, get their hands dirty and explore with a versatile material. 
 
Material fee of $45 is included in the price.   


Fee: $293 / $269 members
Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 5
Instructor: Donna Ross
Dates:   Jun 25   Jun 26   Jun 27   Jun 28   Jun 29  

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COMIC BOOK - SUMMER

COMIC BOOK - SUMMER
Ages 11-14

Do you have a great idea for a story that needs to be told? In this class you will learn techniques for drawing figures and backgrounds. In addition, you will learn modern software to add color, texture and effects to your comic books or graphic novels. Leave this class with new drawing skills, confidence in your storytelling ability, familiarity with industry standard programs and the first edition to your legacy!

Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   



Fee: $152 / $139 members
Time: 5:00 pm-6:30 pm
Seats Remaining: 10
Instructor: Sean Flanagan
Dates:   Jul 30   Jul 31   Aug 01   Aug 02   Aug 03  

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DESIGN YOUR OWN BOOK  - SUMMER

DESIGN YOUR OWN BOOK - SUMMER
Ages 11-14

Everyone has an idea for a book, and here is a chance to write, create, and publish your own, with expert guidance throughout the process from a professional book designer! Draft and illustrate your own story, learn how to set up a storyboard and layout, how to use Photoshop and InDesign program, design your own cover, and more!
 
 Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Jesse Sanchez
Dates:   Aug 13   Aug 14   Aug 15   Aug 16   Aug 17  

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DIGITAL COLLAGE - SUMMER

DIGITAL COLLAGE - SUMMER
Ages 8-11

Develop computer skills while making art! In this class, students will learn the basics of Photoshop to manipulate images to create their vision. Find photos, image,and textures on the web, or bring your own drawings and images, and create your own themed collage artwork!

Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $152 / $139 members
Time: 5:00 pm-6:30 pm
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Sean Flanagan
Dates:   Aug 27   Aug 28   Aug 29   Aug 30   Aug 31  

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DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY - SUMMER

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY - SUMMER
Ages 11-14

Train your eye and expand your skills as you learn the fundamentals relating to your digital SLR: F stops, shutter speeds, lens, exposure control and light metering, ASA/ISO and basic Photoshop tools. Engage in fun and imaginative assignments and discuss them in class.  Work towards a personal aesthetic and build your portfolio!
Digital SLR camera required.
 
Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $195 / $178 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 7
Instructor: Barry Mason
Dates:   Jul 16   Jul 17   Jul 18   Jul 19   Jul 20  

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DINOSAURS! - CAMP

DINOSAURS! - CAMP
Ages 3-7

Who let the dinosaurs out? We did! Explore the prehistoric world of dinosaurs by making fun and creative art, and movement! Campers can experiment with all kinds of different art media to create their fanciful behemoths, then create movement that relates to the theme. If your child’s face lights up at the mention of dinosaurs, you’re at the correct place.
 
Bring your own lunch.
Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 23
Instructor:
Dates:   Jul 23   Jul 24   Jul 25   Jul 26   Jul 27  

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DR. SEUSS - CAMP

DR. SEUSS - CAMP
Ages 3-7

Oh, the places you’ll go during this fun-filled week of Dr. Seuss! Explore creativity all week with art making and art-inspired movement. We’ll have so much fun with mixed media, paint and glue; come along and see what you can do! With art, activities and games galore, this camp is sure to be a week that your child will remember and more. 
  
Bring your own lunch.
Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 23
Instructor:
Dates:   Jul 16   Jul 17   Jul 18   Jul 19   Jul 20  

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DRAWING AND PAINTING  - SUMMER

DRAWING AND PAINTING - SUMMER
Ages 8-12

Explore drawing and painting through a series of projects that combine working from life and the imagination. Students will work from still-life and landscape, and use pencils, pastels, sharpies,
markers and tempera paint. Students will learn to blend, to develop fluid brushwork, and explore line and pattern to enhance their images.
 
Material fee of $20 is included in the price.   

  


Fee: $268 / $244 members
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Seats Remaining: FULL
Instructor: Sylvia Vigliani
Dates:   Jun 25   Jun 26   Jun 27   Jun 28   Jun 29  

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DUCT TAPE CREATION! - SUMMER

DUCT TAPE CREATION! - SUMMER
Ages 8-12

Think outside the box with this unexpected material! Students learn to build beyond their imagination using colored duct tape and a wide variety of other materials. Create 3-dimensional architectural projects, free form sculptures, and personalized accessories in each class! 

Material fee of $25 is included in the price.   



Fee: $190 / $174 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 7
Instructor: Donna Ross
Dates:   Aug 06   Aug 07   Aug 09   Aug 08   Aug 10  

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EXPLORING SPACE - CAMP

EXPLORING SPACE - CAMP
Ages 3-7

Exploring space is an adventure that the little ones can enjoy!
Travel the universe in this five-day camp, led by experienced artists and educators. Campers will explore, interact, experiment and create in a real studio. The week will feature extraordinary art projects and art-inspired movement and games that exercise social, sensory and motor skills while increasing flexibility. There will be a final performance on the last day of camp. 
 
Bring your own lunch.
Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 23
Instructor:
Dates:   Aug 06   Aug 07   Aug 08   Aug 09   Aug 10  

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FAIRY TALES AND SUPERHEROES - CAMP

FAIRY TALES AND SUPERHEROES - CAMP
Ages 3-7

Imagination rules! Use magic and superpowers to make remarkable, mystical and sparkling art and movement! Campers can experiment with various art media to imagine new worlds and the creative ways to get there, then create movement that goes along with the theme. Students will also have the opportunity to make princess and prince crowns and create super hero masks and capes. There will be a final performance on the last day of camp. 

Bring your own lunch.
Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 22
Instructor:
Dates:   Aug 20   Aug 21   Aug 22   Aug 23   Aug 24  

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FUTURE GRAPHIC DESIGNER - SUMMER

FUTURE GRAPHIC DESIGNER - SUMMER
Ages 10-13

Become a Graphic Designer! This class will be focusing on creating original designs that serve the practical needs of artists or anyone seeking to learn about graphic design problem solving. Projects include: calendars, t-shirts, logos, posters, postcards, book covers, skateboards, magazine layout, creating original typography and rebranding of popular brands.  
 
Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Seats Remaining: 5
Instructor: Jesse Sanchez
Dates:   Jul 23   Jul 24   Jul 25   Jul 26   Jul 27  

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MAKE A HORROR MOVIE  - SUMMER AUGUST 27

MAKE A HORROR MOVIE - SUMMER AUGUST 27
Ages 11-16

Explore the art of fiction storytelling in a supportive, exciting atmosphere. Students will have a screaming good time developing, shooting, and editing a short horror film to share. 
 
Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Seats Remaining: 7
Instructor: Stephanie Schleicher
Dates:   Aug 27   Aug 28   Aug 29   Aug 30   Aug 31  

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MAKE A HORROR MOVIE - SUMMER AUGUST 6

MAKE A HORROR MOVIE - SUMMER AUGUST 6
Ages 11-16

Explore the art of fiction storytelling in a supportive, exciting atmosphere. Students will have a screaming good time developing, shooting, and editing a short horror film to share. 
 
Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 4
Instructor: Stephanie Schleicher
Dates:   Aug 06   Aug 07   Aug 08   Aug 09   Aug 10  

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MAKE A MUSIC VIDEO - SUMMER

MAKE A MUSIC VIDEO - SUMMER
Ages 9-13

Learn how to construct a story using digital cameras, iMovie, and the magic of the green screen! Students will work individually and as a group on exercises and projects relating to shots, framing, editing, audio, lighting, titling and scripting.

Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   

 


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Seats Remaining: 7
Instructor: Stephanie Schleicher
Dates:   Aug 06   Aug 07   Aug 08   Aug 09   Aug 10  

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MAKE A TRAILER  - SUMMER

MAKE A TRAILER - SUMMER
Ages 11-16

Is watching the trailers your favorite part of going to the movies?
This is the class for you! Dedicated filmmakers will learn the basics of shooting, acting in and editing their own movie trailers. Bring your own camera or use ours. 
 
Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Stephanie Schleicher
Dates:   Aug 27   Aug 28   Aug 29   Aug 30   Aug 31  

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MEXICAN FOLK ART  - SUMMER AUGUST

MEXICAN FOLK ART - SUMMER AUGUST
Ages 7-11

This class will expose students to Mexican history as well as Mexican traditional arts and their role in cultural celebrations past and present. Projects will include paper arts such as piñata making, flower making and paper mache masks.

Material fee of $20 is included in the price.   



Fee: $185 / $169 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 10
Instructor: Zafiro Romero
Dates:   Aug 13   Aug 14   Aug 15   Aug 16   Aug 17  

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MEXICAN FOLK ART  - SUMMER JULY

MEXICAN FOLK ART - SUMMER JULY
Ages 7-11

This class will expose students to Mexican history as well as Mexican traditional arts and their role in cultural celebrations past and present. Projects will include paper arts such as piñata making, flower making and paper mache masks.

Material fee of $20 is included in the price.   

 


Fee: $185 / $169 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 7
Instructor: Zafiro Romero
Dates:   Jul 23   Jul 24   Jul 25   Jul 26   Jul 27  

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MIXED MEDIA & SCULPTURE - SUMMER

MIXED MEDIA & SCULPTURE - SUMMER
Ages 8-13

Build, sculpt and design in 3D! Students will create three-dimensional art and sculptures while learning about a variety of art-making techniques, including hand building and relief sculptures, and media such as wood, clay and other unconventional materials. 

Material fee of $35 is included in the price.   



Fee: $283 / $259 members
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Donna Ross
Dates:   Jun 25   Jun 26   Jun 27   Jun 28   Jun 29  

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PAPER MACHE SCULPTURES - SUMMER

PAPER MACHE SCULPTURES - SUMMER
Ages 7-12

Learn the art of Paper Mache to make sculptures! In this class you will learn how to make an armature (underlying structure) for a sculpture of your favorite animal, how to make a beautiful bowl to decorate your living room with and Maracas to make music. If you have an idea for a special paper sculpture you want to make, we can make that happen too. All out of paper and a special glue mixture! Then you get to paint your sculptures and decorate them with beads, glitter glue and more

Material Fee of $25 included in price.

 


Fee: $190 / $174 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 9
Instructor: Victoria Rolett
Dates:   Jul 09   Jul 10   Jul 11   Jul 12   Jul 13  

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PAPER TOY ENGINEERING - SUMMER

PAPER TOY ENGINEERING - SUMMER
Ages 8-12

In this class you will learn the basic mechanics of making things move. Using paper templates you will be ale to build your own working paper toys such as  a rabbit popping out of a hat, or a paper cat chasing a paper mouse. Using scissors, glue and the diagrams provided you will be amazed at how easy this is.
 
Material fee of $25 is included in the price.   


Fee: $190 / $174 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 10
Instructor: Susan Kaufman
Dates:   Aug 20   Aug 21   Aug 22   Aug 23   Aug 24  

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PIXEL PALS - SUMMER

PIXEL PALS - SUMMER
Ages 7-11

Use Pixel art to create your own characters in Photoshop while playing games and doing fun exercises to inspire young imaginations. Tell a story, create a book, and build your own personal rubicks cube with your favorite characters. Learn computer basics while having fun!
 
Lab fee of $20 is included in the price.   


Fee: $283 / $257 members
Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Jesse Sanchez
Dates:   Aug 20   Aug 21   Aug 22   Aug 23   Aug 24  

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PRINTMAKING - SUMMER

PRINTMAKING - SUMMER
Ages 8-13

Learn how to create multiples of your own design!  In this class we will explore different kinds of printmaking such as relief, stamps and monotypes. You will learn how to repeat images to make cards to give on holidays or multiple fine art images for your family and friends. Finally, we will play with collaging prints together to get a whole new unique art piece.

Material fee of $30 is included in the price.   



Fee: $195 / $179 members
Time: 2:30PM - 4:30PM
Seats Remaining: 9
Instructor: Victoria Rolett
Dates:   Jul 16   Jul 17   Jul 18   Jul 19   Jul 20  

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STILL-LIFE DRAWING & PAINTING - SUMMER

STILL-LIFE DRAWING & PAINTING - SUMMER
Ages 7-11

Give you child the opportunity to learn one of the most significant and distinct genres in western painting! Study techniques for creating volume, space, light, color, composition, and concept to expand your artistic abilities. Graphite, charcoal, pastels, and paint will be the materials that the students will use for this class. 

Material fee of $15 is included in the price.   



Fee: $180 / $164 members
Time: 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Seats Remaining: 9
Instructor: Donna Ross
Dates:   Jul 30   Jul 31   Aug 01   Aug 02   Aug 03  

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TADA! YOUTH THEATER - CAMP

TADA! YOUTH THEATER - CAMP
Ages 7-14

New York City’s preeminent youth theater company returns to Pelham Art Center.

 - Work with a professional choreographer and musical director

- Learn stage craft skills, physical warm-ups, correct posture, and enhanced body awareness

- Practice character portrayals and stage musical numbers

- Vocal production, breath control, dictation, and rhythm are stressed 

- Build confidence, while setting and achieving goals

Parents and friends are invited to a performance on the last day. Details will be made available. Students must bring their lunches.  Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.

Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.


Fee: $488 / $440 members
Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Seats Remaining: 19
Instructor:
Dates:   Jul 30   Jul 31   Aug 01   Aug 02   Aug 03  

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TRAVEL THE WORLD - CAMP

TRAVEL THE WORLD - CAMP
Ages 3-7

Adventures abound! Pack your creative juices and get ready to explore cultures and exotic locales by making fun and creative art and movement. The week will feature extraordinary art projects and art-inspired movement and games that exercise social, sensory and motor skills while increasing flexibility. There will be a final performance on the last day of camp.

Bring your own lunch.

Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 24
Instructor:
Dates:   Aug 27   Aug 28   Aug 29   Aug 30   Aug 31  

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UNDER THE SEA - CAMP

UNDER THE SEA - CAMP
Ages 3-7

There’s a whole world of exotic fish, creatures and plant life under the sea, perfect for exploring through creative art and movement. The week will feature extraordinary art projects and art-inspired movement and games that exercise social, sensory and motor skills while increasing flexibility. Your chid will have fun exploring the big blue sea! There will be a final performance on the last day of camp. 

Bring your own lunch.

Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day. 


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 23
Instructor:
Dates:   Aug 13   Aug 14   Aug 15   Aug 16   Aug 17  

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WATERCOLOR - SUMMER

WATERCOLOR - SUMMER
Ages 12 - 18

Experience the freedom and wonder of watercolor. In this class we will cover all the basics to start you making watercolor paintings.  Some of the topics we will discuss are the different ways to mix color how to apply the paint to paper and  how to do a flat and graded wash. Whether you want to learn watercolor to do sketches for further work or make full paintings, this class is for you. 

Material fee of $25 is included in the price.   



Fee: $190 / $174 members
Time: 4:30PM - 6:30PM
Seats Remaining: 8
Instructor: Jackie Meier
Dates:   Jul 09   Jul 10   Jul 11   Jul 12   Jul 13  

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ZOO ADVENTURES - CAMP

ZOO ADVENTURES - CAMP
Ages 3-5

Your child will explore the theme of “Zoo Adventures” in both art making and movement activities all week! The week will feature extraordinary art projects and art-inspired movement and games that exercise social, sensory and motor skills while increasing flexibility. Campers will happily experiment in a real studio with clay, paint and mixed media.
 
Bring your own lunch.
Please DO NOT send peanut or tree nut products for lunch.
Doors open for camp at 8:50 am each day. Please plan accordingly.

Drop in rate $90/day; $81/day members

Call (914) 738-2525 x 111 to register per day.  


Fee: $413 / $372 members
Time: 9:00AM - 2:00PM
Seats Remaining: 25
Instructor:
Dates:   Jun 18   Jun 19   Jun 20   Jun 21   Jun 22  

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