Renzi Center Programs
After School Program
The After School Youth Program provides a FREE fine arts enrichment and academic-based curriculum for up to 60 youth daily, 28 weeks of the school calendar. The Renzi staffs 35 professional artists and instructors throughout the year. Sessions in art include Animation, Cartooning, Ceramics, Charcoal, Collage, Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Drawing, Fashion Design, Guitar, Improvisation, Instrument Making, Mixed Media, Mural Painting, Music Video, Percussion, Photography, Piano, Soft Sculpture, Wire Sculpture, and Watercolor. Academic sessions include Language and Math tutoring, Homework Assistance, Intro to Pastry, Library/Reading Time, Life Skills, Foreign Languages, Computer Literacy/Web Design, Nutrition and Yoga.
Under the guidance of professional film artists, Renzi Film Camp Participants explore various aspects of film, including screenwriting, camera composition, acting, costume design, prop creation and editing. Teams of youth create their very own short films during a summer camp open to a wide range of ages. The camp culminates in a movie premiere night where families and friends can enjoy the results of the teams' hard work. Email us to purchase a compilation DVD.
Class offerings vary depending on the skills of our current group of working artist and volunteer teachers. Call 318-222-1414 or email us to find out about current class offerings.