Adult
Programs

Our enrichment programs help adults with disabilities build social skills and self-confidence through artistic accomplishment and creative fellowship. 

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Fall 2021 Adult Programs

Fall Program Offerings

QUESTIONS?
 

Contact Caitlin, Program Coordinator, at: community@artistscreatingtogether.org

or (616) 885-5866

In-Person ACTion Drummers

Cost: $100

Location: ACT Studio

Teaching Artist: Josh Dunigan

Time: Mondays, 5:15-6:15pm (1hr)

Dates: 11 weeks: 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6

No class: 10/4, 11/22

Join ACT's drum troupe and learn about rhythm, percussion, music exploration, and having fun! No previous drumming experience necessary.

Virtual ACTion Drummers

Cost: $100

Location: Zoom

Teaching Artist: Josh Dunigan

Time: Mondays, 6:45-7:30pm (45min)

Dates: 11 weeks: 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6

No class: 10/4, 11/22

Join ACT's drum troupe virtually and learn about rhythm, percussion, music exploration, and having fun! No previous drumming experience necessary. Students will need drumsticks (or objects in place of drumsticks), a hard surface for drumming, and a musical shaker (DIY shakers will do!). 

ACT Ukulele Club

Cost: $100

Location: ACT Studio

Teaching Artist: John Nowak

Time: Mondays, 4:15-5:00pm (45 min)

Dates: 11 weeks: 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6

No class: 10/4, 11/22

Join ACT's brand new ukulele group to learn to play this awesome instrument! No previous ukelele experince necessary. Ukeleles will be provided for students during class. Space is limited so sign up now!

Signing Through Movement

Cost: $75

Location: ACT Studio

Teaching Artist: CARE Ballet

Time: Tuesdays, 5:15-6:15pm (1 hr)

Dates: 9 weeks: 9/14, 9/21, 9/28, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16

No Class: 10/5

In this unique movement class, we will use our hands to communicate American Sign Language signs from the lyrics of the song. Ribbons will also be used for a portion of the song. The group will work together to create a one of a kind, expressive performance!

ACTion Choir 

Time: Thursdays,12:20-1:20pm​ (1hr)

Location: Kuyper College, 3333 East Beltline Ave NE  

Teaching Artist: Erinn Epp

Semester 1: September 9 - December 2, 2021

Semester 2: January 6 - April 21, 2022

Cost for Session 1: $120.00

Cost for Session 2: $130.00

Both sessions: $230.00

A community choir taught by teaching artist Erinn Epp. The choir is focused on fun, friendship, and technique. Register for 1 session or receive a discounted rate by registering for both sessions! Open to individuals & to transition classrooms!

Semester 1: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/11, 11/18  No Class: 10/7, 11/25

Holiday Performance at Kuyper College on December 2

Semester 2: 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17, 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/17, 3/24, 4/14  No Class: 3/31, 4/7

Spring Concert at Kuyper College on 4/21

Polymer Clay Creations

Cost: $75

Location: ACT Studio

Teaching Artist: Elizabeth Usadel

Time: Tuesdays, 6:30-7:30pm (1 hr)

Dates: 9 weeks: 9/14, 9/21, 9/28, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16

No Class: 10/5

Join us in the studio for Polymer Clay Creations as we explore the bright and colorful world of polymer clay! 

Private Music Instruction

Cost: 

$140 - 4 sessions

$210 - 6 sessions

$280 - 8 sessions

$350 - 10 sessions

An ACT teaching artist will meet you virtually OR in person to provide one-on-one music instruction. Instruction offered: guitar, piano, drum, ukulele. Session times and locations are scheduled to fit your needs. Students must have their own instrument. All sessions are 45 minutes.

Zoom Fall Dance Party!

Cost: FREE!

Teaching Artist: Josh Dunigan

Date: October 27

Time: 6:30-7pm (30 mins)

Josh Dunigan is bringing his Zoom Dance Party back by popular demand. This time, we're celebrating Halloween with an online party you won't want to miss. Just make sure you have room to groove, your speakers turned up, and be ready to have fun! Registration is required, costumes are optional! 

Open Studio

Cost: $10 per Open Studio, or sign up for the year for $70 (saving $20)

Location: ACT Studio

Date: 2nd Wednesday of the Month

October 13

November 10

Time: 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Join us in Artists Creating Together's studio to explore art and creativity with projects inspired by artists with disabilities! Open Studio welcomes those with disabilities, their friends, siblings, and peers of all abilities!

Head to our Open Studio page for more information!