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Jun
6
GRADES K–2: The class is structured to provide your child with strategies, skills, and concepts that are the building blocks for higher-level and more complex math through a hands-on, active, and engaging approach. Led by Martha Crumbie, who has her master’s degree in K–12 special education and has over 25 ...
Start Date
Monday, June 6th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
June 6th - July 11th
Time
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Martha Crumbie

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
6
GRADES K–2: This is a fun, hands-on, and interactive class. Students will play games and learn strategies that will help with their reading skills including vocabulary development, alphabet knowledge, letter-sound correlation, concepts of print, listening comprehension, and comprehension skills that make for good reading. Led by Martha Crumbie, who has ...
Start Date
Monday, June 6th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
June 6th - July 11th
Time
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Martha Crumbie

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
7
GRADES 3–5: Work and play together! This class uses games and cooperative activities to introduce and reinforce math skills such as addition, subtraction, logic, multiplication, division, fractions, and more. Lynsey Crumbie has a BA in Public Health and her Master of Public Health (MPH) with a concentration in Health Promotion ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 7th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
June 7th - July 12th
Time
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Lynsey Crumbie

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
7
GRADES 3-5: In this fun, hands-on class, we’ll work on reading strategies and comprehension techniques. Students will play games that help to boost their reading skills and engage in activities that demonstrate their reading comprehension. Led by Martha Crumbie, who has her master’s degree in K–12 special education and has ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 7th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
June 7th - July 12th
Time
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Martha Crumbie

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
7
GRADES 1–5: ¡Hola! Join us for this fun, hands-on workshop for kids. You’ll learn the basics of the Spanish language through fun games, crafts, songs, activities, and more. Te esperamos! Ms. Creel is a language enthusiast, and is passionate about successfully delivering quality Spanish instruction for children. Originally from Honduras, ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 7th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
June 7th - July 12th
Time
10:00am - 11:00am
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Eba Creel

Venue
Online
Jun
7
GRADES K–3: This weekly class will help English language learners develop necessary speaking, reading, and writing skills through a variety of hands-on, collaborative activities. Claire Dorbad holds two bachelor’s degrees in English and journalism from the University of Kentucky, is TEFL and TESOL certified, and has taught ESL to children from ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 7th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
June 7th - July 12th
Time
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Claire Dorbad

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
7
GRADES 6–8: Come hone your creative writing skills and practice getting the stories in your mind down to the page. We’ll discuss some storytelling basics and spend time writing in each class, trying on different writing styles to find your best fit. Come ready to read, write, and explore! Manya ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 7th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
June 7th - June 28th
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Manya Tiwari

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
8
GRADES 4–5: Hone your writing skills in a creative, hands-on environment! Together, we’ll explore how fun writing can be as we play writing games and write stories, poems, and more. Led by poet Carole Johnston, former school library media specialist for grades K–8 and former creative writing instructor for the ...
Start Date
Wednesday, June 8th
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Carole Johnston

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
9
GRADES 6–9: Join us for an adventure in learning! This class uses the fantasy role-playing game Dungeons & Dragons to show kids how fun critical thinking, teamwork, and math can be. Through cooperative storytelling, kids learn to work together to solve problems with the tools provided. Math topics covered range ...
Start Date
Thursday, June 9th
Note
Meets Thursdays
Duration
June 9th - July 14th
Time
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Elaphe Crabb

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
9
GRADES 5–7: From Harry Potter to The BFG, from Percy Jackson to The Martian Chronicles, and whatever is your favorite…We will read excerpts from various fantasy and science fiction books and graphic novels to learn how to create amazing worlds and heroic characters. We will discuss how these stories fit ...
Start Date
Thursday, June 9th
Note
Meets Thursdays
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Carole Johnston

Venue
Online
Jun
9
GRADES 3-8: Have you ever wondered how video games are made? Want to take your skills to the next level? Go behind the screen with Scratch 3.0. Join us virtually to learn all the basics you need to make your first arcade game or upgrade your coding proficiency. You will ...
Start Date
Thursday, June 9th
Note
No class July 4
Duration
June 9th - July 7th
Time
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Sulaiman & Raphael Jackson

Venue
Online
Jun
13
GRADES 2-3: Inspire your writing skills in a creative, hands-on environment! Together, we’ll explore how fun writing can be as we play writing games and write stories, poems, and more. Manya Tiwari is a junior at SCAPA Lafayette in the area of Literary Arts – she is also a former ...
Start Date
Monday, June 13th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
June 13th - June 27th
Time
5:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Manya Tiwari

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jul
5
BIRTH TO 3-YEAR-OLDS & THEIR GROWN-UPS: Join us for a story and play time that uses seasonally themed books and activities to promote the development of early language skills. We will also provide strategies and share ideas to enable parents to foster a love of reading, writing, speaking and all ...
Start Date
Tuesday, July 5th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
July 5th - July 26th
Time
10:15am - 11:00am
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Missy Farris

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jul
23
3–5 YEAR-OLDS & THEIR GROWN-UPS: Join us for story time, parent-assisted activities, and free books designed to encourage early excitement for reading through hands-on activities for parent and child. This laid-back atmosphere is friendly to busy toddlers and preschoolers and is a great first introduction to a story time setting ...
Start Date
Saturday, July 23rd
Note
Online
Time
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Glenna Holloway

Venue
Online
Jul
23
2 YEAR-OLDS & THEIR GROWN-UPS: ONLINE Join us for story time, parent-assisted activities, and free books designed to encourage early excitement for reading through hands-on activities for parent and child. This laid-back atmosphere is friendly to busy toddlers and preschoolers and is a great first introduction to a story time ...
Start Date
Saturday, July 23rd
Note
Online
Time
10:15am - 11:15am
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Glenna Holloway

Venue
Online
Jul
28
GRADES 9–12: Attention teen writers! Join us for this one-of-a-kind retreat for the next great generation of writers! You’ll work with talented writers, spend free time putting words on the page in an inspiring environment, and get to know peers who share similar passions! Instructors include Elizabeth Beck (author of ...
Start Date
Thursday, July 28th
Note
2 days
Time
10:00am - 4:30pm
Cost
$75
Instructor

Elizabeth Beck, Danni Quintos, Sarah Combs, Jay McCoy

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Aug
6
GRADES 2–5: Keep your brain sharp! In this fun class, we will do word games, number games, logic puzzles, and all kinds of challenges to keep your brain moving! Elise Mandel holds a master’s degree in education from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and she teaches classes and works with ...
Start Date
Saturday, August 6th
Note
One-time
Duration
August 6th - August 6th
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Elise Mandel

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Aug
20
3–5 YEAR-OLDS & THEIR GROWN-UPS: Join us for story time, parent-assisted activities, and free books designed to encourage early excitement for reading through hands-on activities for parent and child. This laid-back atmosphere is friendly to busy toddlers and preschoolers and is a great first introduction to a story time setting ...
Start Date
Saturday, August 20th
Note
Online
Time
11:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Glenna Holloway

Venue
Online
Aug
20
2 YEAR-OLDS & THEIR GROWN-UPS: ONLINE Join us for story time, parent-assisted activities, and free books designed to encourage early excitement for reading through hands-on activities for parent and child. This laid-back atmosphere is friendly to busy toddlers and preschoolers and is a great first introduction to a story time ...
Start Date
Saturday, August 20th
Note
Online
Time
10:15am - 11:15am
Cost
FREE
Instructor

Glenna Holloway

Venue
Online

We hope to see you soon at the Carnegie Center, home to the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame and writers and readers of all levels.

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Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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