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First Friday Night Special

Looking for fun for the kiddo’s on First Friday’s? GCM is the place to be on the first Friday of every month.! Experience the FUN for a thrifty price.
On Friday, November 7th admission is only $2.00 from 5pm-8pm.

 

 

OCTOBER

 

Members Only Monday Mornings Busy Bee’s is a fun interactive preschool program that offers activities focusing on music and movement, garden exploration, and kitchen discovery.

Theme for October: Harvest Hoedown

 

 

Kindermusik with Roz
at the Greensboro Children’s Museum

Call Roz Brink directly to register
336-209-1152

SIGN UP FOR A 4-WEEK UNIT TODAY!

Kids will use music to improve hand eye coordination, foster early reading skills and build expressive speech.

Tuesdays:  Now through November 25th

Move & Groove (4-6 years old)  3:30pm
Move & Grow (2-3 years old)  4:30pm

COST:  Members - $60, Non-Members - $65

 

 

Little Yogis

Fridays, 3:30-4:30pm
October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, and November 7th, 14th, 21st
Costs: $12
Ages: 4-8 years

Join Katie Page for Little Yogis! This class is designed to provide kids with a place to HAVE FUN and gain an introduction to the fundamentals of yoga through playful breathing exercises, poses and games. Little Yogis aims to provide a supportive, non-competitive environment for nurturing and developing important skills such as: strength, flexibility, creativity, self-acceptance, self-confidence, cooperation, teamwork, compassion, generosity, and respect for self and others.
Register Here: https://www.timecenter.com/katiepage

 

Pop-Up Playground at "The City Market"
Thursday, October 16, 2014, 5:30pm-9:00pm

Bring the family out to "The City Market" and participate in our pop-up playground! We invite kids of all ages to come design, construct, decorate and play in a playground of recycled materials. See what pops up as we exercise our creativity and imagination!

Family Cooking Class: The Great Pumpkin
Saturday, October 18, 2014, 1:00pm-2:30pm

Pumpkins aren’t just for carving.  Learn to use this amazing member of the gourd family to create delicious and healthy pumpkin treats that will delight both adults and kids.

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Teen Cooking Class: Pumpkin Guts
Friday, October 24, 2014, 5-7pm

Sharpen your pumpkin carving skills and learn the inner secrets of the pumpkin!  Class will begin with carving instructions and everything you need to design your own masterpiece.  Then, we’ll move to the kitchen to make some tasty pumpkin snacks.

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Messes & Masterpieces: Henri Matisse
Thursday, October 30, 2014
10-11am
Ages: 3-5 years
Cost: Members- $8 – Non-members $12
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Join us as we familiarize ourselves with great works of art and then try our hand at mimicking the masters.  Come ready to explore elements of art such as line, color and texture and, of course, get a bit messy!  This week we will create collages in the mode of Matisse.

Messes & Masterpieces: Jackson Pollock
Thursday, November 06, 2014
10-11am
Ages: 3-5 years
Cost: Members- $8 – Non-members $12
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Join us as we familiarize ourselves with great works of art and then try our hand at mimicking the masters.  Come ready to explore elements of art such as line, color and texture and, of course, get a bit messy!  This week we will complete exercises in abstract expressionism inspired by Jackson Pollock.  

Messes & Masterpieces: Michelangelo
Thursday, November 13, 2014
10-11am
Ages: 3-5 years
Cost: Members- $8 – Non-members $12
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Join us as we familiarize ourselves with great works of art and then try our hand at mimicking the masters.  Come ready to explore elements of art such as line, color and texture and, of course, get a bit messy!  This week we will experiment with the methods of Michelangelo.

Messes & Masterpieces: Pierre Mondrian
Thursday, November 20, 2014
10-11am
Ages: 3-5 years
Cost: Members- $8 – Non-members $12
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Join us as we familiarize ourselves with great works of art and then try our hand at mimicking the masters.  Come ready to explore elements of art such as line, color and texture and, of course, get a bit messy!  This week we will use straight lines and primary colors like Pierre Mondrian to make pieces that are anything but "square." 

 

Adult Cooking Class: A Taste of Spain
Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 6-8pm

Join us for a Taste of Spain with Terri Maultsby. Learn to make some classic Spanish dishes that you can easily prepare in your own kitchen.

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NOVEMBER

 

Members Only Monday Mornings Busy Bee’s is a fun interactive preschool program that offers activities focusing on music and movement, garden exploration, and kitchen discovery.

Theme for November: You've Got a Friend

 

 

 

Zumba - Free Zumba Kids Classes
Sunday, November 2, 2014, ages 4-7 with parent 3pm, ages 8-10 drop off program, 4pm

Zumba Kids Jr. 3pm. Pre-registration suggested.
Zumba instructor Claire Benton will lead a free kids' Zumba session for children ages 4-7.  A parent/guardian will need to stay, and you are welcome to participate.  

Zumba Kids 4pm. Pre-registration suggested.
Join us as Claire Benton teaches a free drop-off Zumba session for childrens ages 8-10.

 

Little Yogis

Fridays, 3:30-4:30pm
November 7th, 14th, 21st
Costs: $12
Ages: 4-8 years

Join Katie Page for Little Yogis! This class is designed to provide kids with a place to HAVE FUN and gain an introduction to the fundamentals of yoga through playful breathing exercises, poses and games. Little Yogis aims to provide a supportive, non-competitive environment for nurturing and developing important skills such as: strength, flexibility, creativity, self-acceptance, self-confidence, cooperation, teamwork, compassion, generosity, and respect for self and others.
Register Here: https://www.timecenter.com/katiepage

 

Adult Cooking Class: Easy Holiday Appetizers
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6-8pm

Adult Class
Cost: Members $30, Non-members $35 Pre-registration required

Make entertaining easy this holiday season.  Using 5 ingredients or less, Lisa Newsome will teach you how to make elegant holiday appetizers to please a crowd.

On the menu:  TBD

 

Teen Cooking Class: Flavorful Fall Harvest
Friday, November 14, 2014, 5-7pm

Ages: 11-15
Cost: $30 - Pre-registration required

Enjoy the bounty from the garden. Harvest seasonal produce, practice knife skills, and prepare a harvest feast featuring the flavors of fall.

On the menu: honey mustard pork tenderloin, roasted seasonal vegetables, and individual apple crisp a la mode

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Tween Cooking Class: Thanksgiving Cookies and Decorations
Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 3:30-5pm

Ages: 8-10
Cost: $30 - Pre-registration required

Join us in the kitchen to decorate Thanksgiving cookies. We will also make table decorations, including cornhusk dolls and gourd centerpieces. You will be able to take your creations home to enjoy for the holidays. Snacks will be served.

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DECEMBER

 

Members Only Monday Mornings Busy Bee’s is a fun interactive preschool program that offers activities focusing on music and movement, garden exploration, and kitchen discovery.

Theme for December: Celebrate the Season

 

Teen Cooking Class: Cookie Exchange
December 12, 2014, 5-7pm

Ages: 11-15 years
Costs: $30 Pre-registration Required

We’ll provide the recipes and you’ll work in teams to bake delicious sweet treats. While the sweets are in the oven, appetizers will be served. Each participant will leave with a box of assorted treats to take home.

Recommended for ages 11-15 years.

 

Cookies with Ms. Claus
December 19, 2014, 3:30-4:30

All ages
Costs: Members $5, Non-members $10
Pre-registration Required

 

Decorate cookies with Ms. Claus in The Edible Schoolyard Kitchen.  An annual favorite!

 

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