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Begin the new year with music and art

January 15, 2019

HUNTINGTON — The Music and Art Academy, Early Childhood Education, “Our Special Time” is preparing to open for the Winter Session, starting Monday, Feb. 4 and lasting until Friday, Mar. 29. The sessions are designed to enhance creativity, imagination, self confidence, self esteem, social, cognitive, listening and motor skills.

“Our Special Time” is composed with music and art provides an atmosphere which The Music and Art Academy hopes will nourish love for music, movement and visual arts along with providing a purpose to achieve age appropriate objectives or learning targets for early childhood.

Music sessions classes range from:

“MOMMY AND ME” CLASSES Mozart, ages birth – 18 months, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Brahms, 18 months — 36 months, Tuesdays, 11 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Beethoven’s Pride, 3-4 years old, Wednesdays 10 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Bach’s Kids, 4-5 years old, Wednesdays 11 – 11:45.

ART SESSIONS: Ms. Kay’s makes an historic trip to Egypt. For her upcoming class, an adventure is planned to ancient Egypt, the land of mummies, pyramids and memories of King Tut, scheduled Tuesdays for 4-to 5-year-olds from 10 to 10:45 a.m. The 6-to 9-year-old classes begin at 3:30 p.m. and last until 4:15 p.m.

Ms. Nancy’s “Prospecting for Art Through the Bible:” In these classes, students can create using different techniques and materials. Student can discover an enjoyment of experimenting with chalk, paper mache, water paint, crayons and acrylic paint on canvas. Each student will work toward completing a three-dimensional picture or an acrylic painting on canvas.

These classes are scheduled as follows:

“Mommy and Me Sing and Clap for Joy” ages 3-4, Wednesdays from 10 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. or 11 a.m. until 11:45 a.m.

“As It Was in the Beginning” ages 5-6, Wednesdays from 4 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.

“Let’s Go Fishing” ages 7-8, Wednesdays from 5 p.m. until 5:45 p.m.

“The Fruit of the Spirit” ages 9 – 10, Thursdays from 4 p.m. until 4:45 p.m.

“Come to the Mountain” ages 11 – 12, Thursdays from 5 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.

Music and Art Academy is located at 2986 Fifth Ave. in Huntington. For more information visit http://musicandartwv.com. Availability for classes are are based on a first-come, first-served basis. To register for classes, call 304-633-4305 or email music.artacademy@yahoo.com.

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