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Riverside Middle School

Registration for fall 2019 SecondShift is open!

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Inky Hands Art Class 

Come get your hands inky as you work like a real artist in this class. You will explore a wide variety of different art mediums, learn new techniques, and design creative projects that are meaningful to you. This studio class will offer drawing, painting, weaving, printmaking, collage, sewing, sculpture building, and more.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Monday

Anime Art 

Students will learn, practice, and demonstrate aspects of Anime Art.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Wednesday

Running Club 

Running! Mental perseverance! Perfect for conditioning for other sports!
Dates: October 7 - December 19

Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Visual Journaling

Students will create personal or gift art journals, and/or frameable art using a variety of techniques such as various forms of hand lettering, stamps, creating own stamps, stencils, collage, personal pictures, sewing, transferring images, using junk mail, inks, and gesso.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Monday

The Essentials of Pastries and Beginner Baking 

The Essentials of Pastries and Beginner Baking Course teaches students how to bake top-of-the-line muffins, scones, tarts, and pies completely from scratch: all in one two-day course. Each student will gain invaluable practice creating delicious treats as well as a complete recipe packet. Not only will each student come home with plenty amazing goodies, but also with the experience needed to make them again.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Wednesday

Math Academy  

Students will get help with homework while being challenged with math games, art and creative opportunities. Students will have the opportunity to be tutored as well as to be challenged in middle school math concepts.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Days: Monday or Tuesday

The Wonderful World of Miniatures 

Design and build your own miniature building and learn to create tiny miniature items for your mini. We will be using craft sticks, found items, glue, and bits and pieces of all sorts of items. If you are interested and would like to see some ideas for miniatures you might be able to build, contact Mrs. Espinoza. She'll be glad to show you some fun miniatures.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Wednesday

Mixed Media & Acrylic Painting 

Learn to use flexible modeling paste, acrylic paint, and other mediums to create amazing paintings. This will be a fun class and will give you a chance to learn how to paint from the basics to advanced level art students.

Dates: October 7 - December 19

Day: Tuesday

Access AfterSchool is proud to offer after school enrichment classes for students in New Castle and Silt, Colorado.

Classes are held at: 

Riverside School

215 Alder Ave. 

New Castle, CO 81647

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