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Glenwood Springs Middle School

Registration for fall 2019 SecondShift is open!

Robotics Club

FIRST LEGO LEAGUE competitions offer students the opportunity to learn the value of teamwork, and to explore the challenges the world faces today and how those might be solved. The project challenge for 2019 is the City Shaper ChallengeThe GSMS Robotics Club will tackle this challenge together and will participate in a competition in November.

Dates: September 9 - November 15

Days: Monday, Tuesday & Thursday

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Math Booster

Come boost your math skills or get help with homework!

Dates: November 5 - December 19

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Film Study

Film study is a fun class where you get to watch movies and study how filmmakers create their movie magic. Watch classic films and learn about various film and media techniques.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Tuesday

Homework Help

Homework help is meant to support students academically. Extra time with teachers and access to resources will improve students' understanding of class content, encourage good homework habits, and assist students in raising their grades.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day(s): Monday or Thursday

Wilderness Survival

What would you do if you got lost in the woods? Come Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers to find out! Learn how to build a shelter, start a fire, collect water, forage for food, navigate in the wilderness and more. Lots of hands-on lessons, videos, and outdoor exploration make this a great opportunity to have fund with your friends and learn the real world skills you could use in a back county or survival situation.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Monday

Cooking 101 

Are you hungry after school? Come cook and eat with Ms. Sartor! Learn to cook some of your favorite foods, and try new things!

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Tuesday

Gaming Club 

Whether it be video games, board games, or cards all are welcome to join us after school for some gaming! Bring your Nintendo Switch, 3DS, board games, cards, or whatever you want to play and get ready for some competitive fun.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Tuesday

Crafting Corner  

Join Ms. Sartor for a fun-filled journey into seasonal craft projects! We'll
learn new techniques and holiday-themed projects. Start building your
Pinterest boards now and bring your project ideas to class!

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Monday

Dungeons & Dragons Academy   

This class will teach kids how to join , create and participate in a fun board game known as Dungeons and Dragons. This class will teach students about creative story building, Artistic opportunities and creative writing practices that involve dynamic puzzles, problem solving and a creative outlet for all things fantasy.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Monday or Thursday

Safe Sitter - Babysitting Certification   

This class will make you a valued babysitter by all your clients. We will teach the importance of leadership, basic care including diaper changing and feeding, child behavior and discipline, professionalism, safety, choking, rescue breathing, and first aid. A must do for young babysitters wanting to become the best babysitter they can be! Fun and informative. Attendance and participation is required for all classes. Certificates will be provided for successful students.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Thursday

STEAM Punk and Culture Crafts  

Hands on Science Experiments, Cultural Crafts, Art and More. Art and Discovery with Wyrd Studio.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Monday

Fly Tying

Few things are more rewarding than bringing in a fish on a fly that you tied yourself! In this class learn about the different tools, materials and techniques used to tie a variety of different flies for fly fishing. We will cover basic knots, styles and ways to refine your tying. Over the course of the class you can expect to tie flies like the San Juan Worm, Zebra Midge, Woolly Bugger and many more. Feel free to bring your own tools and materials if you have them or we will provide tools and materials to share.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Thursday

Young Curators & Beautiful Spaces

Let's add some style to GSMS!  Students will have an opportunity to help make the space at GSMS beautiful -- from painting murals to hanging art pieces, students will be introduced to curating spaces for public display.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Tuesday

Access AfterSchool is proud to offer afterschool enrichment classes to all middle school aged students in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. 

Classes are held at: 

Glenwood Springs Middle School

120 Soccer Field Rd.

Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

Classes are open to all middle school aged students.

For questions or class suggestions please email:  Hailey Bird at hailey@accessafterschool.org 

Access AfterSchool provides high-quality enrichment programming to

approximately 1,300 students annually throughout Garfield, Pitkin and Eagle Counties.  

Call us:

(970) 281-KIDS (5437)

Mailing Address: 

PO Box 819 Carbondale, CO 81623