All of our classes are taught by community artists and are offered at competitive prices. We offer private lessons, classes and workshops. Our list of current classes and upcoming showcases are listed below.

Be sure to check back here often as classes and events are continuously added. If you are interested in teaching a class, contact us and we’ll help you get your class off the ground!

For more information on any class listed below, be sure to check the description first for instructor contact information, as they handle all class details including scheduling, pricing, and supply lists.


UPCOMING SHOWCASES

portfolio_spring_voicerecitalCindy’s Sharp Tones Spring Recital

Sunday, May 21
FREE entry

Cindy’s Sharp Tones students have been practicing all new songs this Spring and can’t wait to show you what they’ve learned! Join us for an afternoon of new hits and old favorites!

For details, contact Cindy Overfield at cindy@cindyssharptones.net or 615.337.4185.
 
 
 


 

SPRING & SUMMER WORKSHOPS

portfolio_LEGOroboticsFIRST LEGO League Jr.

Tuesdays, April 18 – May 23, 4:30-6 p.m.
Ages: 6-10 (Kindergarten – 3rd Grade)
Fee: $130 for all sessions. Drop-ins welcome ($24/session).
Register

Junior FIRST® LEGO® League (Jr.FLL®) captures young children’s curiosity and directs it toward discovering the wonders of science and technology. This program features a real-world scientific concept to be explored through research, teamwork, construction, and imagination. Guided by coach, Beryl Lucero, teams use LEGO® bricks to build models based on 6 simple machines.

Off-Season league will concentrate on beginning robotics and LEGO learning techniques that will provide knowledge to enhance your child’s jrFLL Challenge Season starting Fall 2017.

Instructor: Beryl Lucero | Register | p. 864.963.0770 | Details
 


bhalomar voice studioVocal Masterclass

Sunday, July 9, 2-4 p.m.

Fee: $30/singer | $10/spectator
Register

This 2-hour class will allow 8 singers (all ages and levels) to have the opportunity to sing and receive on-stage instruction following the performance (about 15 minutes per person). A great way for students to not only have stage time, but watch and learn from the instruction and performance of their fellow singers. If you are not comfortable singing just yet, you may watch the class for only $10.

Registration is first come, first serve and space is limited. Register today!

Instructor: Brittany Hogan Alomar | Register | Website
 


 

SUMMER CLASSES

portfolio_summer_LEGOroboticsFIRST LEGO League Jr.

Thursdays, June 15 – July 27, 12-1:30 p.m.
Ages: 6-10 (Kindergarten – 3rd Grade)
Fee: $120 for all sessions. $24 for individual sessions.
Register

“Children learn best when they are actively engaged in constructing something that has a personal meaning to them – be it a poem, robot, sandcastle, or computer program.” – Seymour Aubrey Papert

In this summer camp, students will build WeDo models from original LEGO sets with new models built every class. Time will be allowed for student creativity, problem solving, and teamwork to enhance the learning experience.

Students can register for individual classes or for the full summer session for a discount. Space is limited (8 seats per class), so register today! If you prefer to drop-in, please call the instructor to check space availability.

Instructor: Beryl Lucero | Contact | p. 864.963.0770 | Details | Register
 


portfolio_summer_COOKBAKEYouth Cooking & Baking Summer Camps

Register | Menu
June 12 – August 4, hours vary per camp
Registration: Get one camp for $85/week or two camps for $150/week
Ages Groups: 4-6, 7-9, 10+
Download the Flyer

Children will have a blast while learning how to make a wide range of foods. They will also learn why certain foods are healthy and other are not. The best part is they will experiment with unusual ingredients! These cooking classes focus on:

  • Healthy foods that kids will eat and enjoy
  • Recipes from around the world
  • Experiential learning
  • Language and math literacy skills
  • Knife skills and safety
  • Hands-on food preparation, cooking and clean up

All materials, ingredients and take-home recipe cards included. Spaces fill up fast, so register today!

Details | Vonie Leahey | mdcdregister@gmail.com | p. 864.884.4941 | Download the Flyer
 


portfolio_summer_DACDancing, Acting & Cheerleading Summer Camps

Register
June 12 – August 4, hours vary per camp
Registration: Get one camp for $85/week or two camps for $150/week
Ages Groups: 4-6, 7-9, 10+
Download the Flyer

Acting Camp: Your child will be the star of the show. This is a program that will help your child realize their acting dreams. This camp will focus around Script Analysis, Improv, Scene Study, Monologues, writing and performing, Character Development and much more.

Cheer/Dance Camp: Now there is a camp available specifically to cheerleading! Children who enroll will learn a dance routine with a performance at the end of the week.

Dance Camp: This camp allows kids to try different styles of dance, while learning in a fun, relaxing environment. At the end of the week the kids will have a chance to perform what they learned in front of their parents.

Details | Vonie Leahey | mdcdregister@gmail.com | p. 864.884.4941 | Download the Flyer
 


portfolio_summer_tweenklingTweenkling Stars Summer Camp

June 19-30, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Friday’s lesson will end at noon
Fee: $275/student

Want to be heard? Cindy Overfield is offering this group voice program for youth in 4th, 5th and 6th grades. In this Glee-style singing and dancing class, you’ll learn songs that will be sung with a combination of solos and group harmonies as well as choreography. You’ll also learn the techniques of singing with proper breath control, pitch and getting your voice stronger in every way.

You will gain a firm grasp on ear training and how to harmonize through fun songs from several of the following genres: pop, country, broadway, and contemporary Christian. You’ll learn it all – from singing with feeling, phrasing, and harmonizing to improvising, stage presence, and choreography.

Students will have a performance for friends and family on the Thursday, June 29th, 6:30 p.m. and will close the camp with a pizza party on the last Friday. Please bring your own lunch, snacks and drinks during the week except the final Friday.

To register or audition, contact Cindy Overfield | cindy@cindyssharptones.net | p. 615.337.4185
 


portfolio_summer_christmasinjulyChristmas in July

July 17-21, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Friday’s lesson will end at noon
Fee: $175/student

This one-week summer camp is for Shining Stars members only to work on their Christmas Program. These sessions will give students an opportunity to learn new Christmas songs without the business of a fall schedule. Learned songs will be included in the December Christmas program. Please bring your own lunch, snacks and drinks during the week.

Not yet a Shining Star, but interested in becoming one? Auditions for new students will be held the first week of June by appointment only. Private student do NOT need to audition.

To register or audition, contact Cindy Overfield | cindy@cindyssharptones.net | p. 615.337.4185
 


portfolio_summer_MMArtMulti-Media Arts

June 6 – July 29, hours vary
Summer Schedule | Register

Looking to try your hand at graphite, ink, acrylic, oils, pastel, or watercolor? Join one of The Art Haven’s summer classes. They offer classes for children (grades 1-5), teens and adults that can be customized to fit your schedule. Each class will focus on a different medium and technique based on various styles of art. The class sizes are small, with interactive instruction that provides individual attention to each student. Whether you are a novice or an advanced artist, The Art Haven will create an environment in which you can grow in your creativity and artistic pursuits. The Art Haven is a family-owned business providing experienced art classes for the Greater Greenville community since 1996. Owners Susan Wilson and daughter Michelle Hyer have a wealth of expertise and a true passion for the arts.

Details | Susan Wilson & Michelle Hyer: thearthaven@icloud.com | p. 864.395.6946
 


portfolio_summer_potteryPottery

June 6 – July 29, hours vary
Summer Schedule | Register

Get creative with The Art Haven’s summer pottery lessons. They offer classes for children (grades 1-5), teens and adults that can be customized to fit your schedule. The class sizes are small, with interactive instruction that provides individual attention to each student. Whether you are a novice or an advanced artist, The Art Haven will create an environment in which you can grow in your creativity and artistic pursuits. The Art Haven is a family-owned business providing experienced art classes for the Greater Greenville community since 1996. Owners Susan Wilson and daughter Michelle Hyer have a wealth of expertise and a true passion for the arts.

Details | Susan Wilson & Michelle Hyer: thearthaven@icloud.com | p. 864.395.6946
 


portfolio_summer_princessPrincess Summer Camps

Register
June 12 – August 4, hours vary per camp
Registration: Get one camp for $85/week or two camps for $150/week
Ages Groups: 5-7, 8-12
Download the Flyer

This program is designed for girls, ages 5 to 12, who are looking to improve upon skills that promote self-confidence and poise from today’s teen leaders. Girls 5-7 will focus on what it means to be a princess. At the end of the week they will be invited to a “Princess Gala” where the girls will be able to dress up in their very own princess attire and attend a luncheon. Girls 8-12 will focus more on promoting self-confidence, communication and relationship skills. Girls will also focus on conflict resolution workshops to show these teens what to do when a confrontation arises. By the end of camp, these girls are ready to take risks and stand up for themselves and others.

Details | Vonie Leahey | mdcdregister@gmail.com | p. 864.884.4941 | Download the Flyer
 


FALL & SPRING CLASSES

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Visual Arts

August – May
Days and hours vary
Schedule | Register

The Art Haven is a family-owned business, providing experienced art classes for the Greater Greenville community since 1996. Owners Susan Wilson and daughter Michelle Hyer have a wealth of expertise and a true passion for the arts. The Art Haven offers unique and flexible classes in a variety of mediums including watercolor, graphite, oils, acrylics pastels and pottery. The class sizes are small, with interactive instruction that provides individual attention to each student. In addition to formal instruction, they offer private party options which are a unique way to celebrate any occasion. Whether you are a novice or an advanced artist, The Art Haven will create an environment in which you can grow in your creativity and artistic pursuits.

Details | Susan Wilson & Michelle Hyer: thearthaven@icloud.com | p. 864.395.6946
 


 

portfolio_block_voice2Voice Lessons

August – May
Days and hours vary
Register

Want to be heard? Cindy Overfield offers both group and private voice lessons for various ages. Cindy comes to the Mauldin Cultural Center with more than 20 years of experience in teaching singing, piano, show choir, group classes and conducting church choir. As a teacher, Cindy’s goal is to enhance your talent by assessing your voice and creating the proper technics and skills to enhance your singing ability. She will encourage you to learn to sing the songs that you like. If pop music is your favorite, you can work together to pick out some of your favorite pop songs to work on.

Details | Cindy Overfield | cindy@cindyssharptones.net | p. 615.337.4185
 


portfolio_youthcookingYouth Cooking Classes

Register | Menu
Year Round | Tuesdays | 6-7:30 p.m.
Registration: $20/class
Ages: 4-14

Children will have a blast while learning how to make a wide range of foods. They will also learn why certain foods are healthy and other are not. The best part is they will experiment with unusual ingredients! These cooking classes focus on:

– Healthy foods that kids will eat and enjoy
– Recipes from around the world
– Experiential learning
– Language and math literacy skills
– Knife skills and safety
– Hands-on food preparation, cooking and clean up

All materials, ingredients and take-home recipe cards included. Spaces fill up fast, so register today!

Details | Vonie Leahey | mdcdregister@gmail.com | p. 864.884.4941
 


 

FALL WORKSHOPS

portfolio_broadwaybootBroadway Boot Camp

August 21 – 25, 5:30-7pm (2nd-6th grade)
August 21 – 25, 7:30-9pm (7th-12th grade)

September 25 – 29, 5:30-7pm (2nd-6th grade)
September 25 – 29, 7:30-9pm (7th-12th grade)

Registration opening soon!

Lights. Camera. Action! In these one-week camps, youth (grades 2-6 and grades 7-12) will learn the ins and outs of being in show biz. They’ll sing new songs, assess a character and how to portray them, learn how to dance, and finally bring it all together for a Friday production.

Taught by local musical director, Tim St. Clair II, classes are limited to 30 students. Registration opening soon!


YEAR-ROUND CLASSES

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Guitar Lessons

Year round, hours vary
Register

Taught by Brandon Dyke, the Mauldin Cultural Center hosts a wide-range of classes, including guitar ensemble, rock improvising, and music theory. You can also bring a friend or family member and take paired guitar lessons, which continue to offer more individualized attention than a larger class would, but can add extra fun and motivation as you learn along with someone else. Brandon offers both group and private lessons.

Details | Brandon Dyke | brandon_dyke@hotmail.com | p. 864.915.0724
 
 


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Ballroom Dance

Year round, hours vary
Register

Taught by Roy Jordan of Greenville Ballroom Dance, this ballroom dance program offers private lessons, group lessons, and an award-winning children’s program. Roy has been a professional instructor for nearly 30 years and is qualified to teach through the gold level in American Smooth, American Rhythm, and International Standard.

Details | Roy Jordan | royjordan10@aol.com | p. 864.915.6792
 
 
 


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Wood Carving

Year round, hours vary

The Piedmont Wood Carvers Club hosts a carve-in every Wednesday evening, 6 – 8 p.m. This unstructured carving session does not require a membership. They also host a monthly carve-in on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and also does not require a membership.

Throughout the year, they host workshops and special classes ranging from intaglio relief to pyrography. Stay tuned to their schedule for upcoming workshops.

Details | Heyward Davis: heywarddavis@hotmail.com | 864.640.7896