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Musical Discoveries

Experience music through movement, instrument exploration and stories this summer!


  • Musical Discoveries registration deadline: May 26, 2017
  • No refunds after deadline
  • Optional home music materials available for $25
  • Classes take place on the Wheaton College Campus in Pierce 

Download the Musical Discoveries page from the Summer 2017 brochure (PDF)

6-18 mo

Music with Baby

Enjoy music with your infant and learn new songs, movement activities, fingerplays, dances, and listening activities. Music promotes auditory and brain development in babies. Coupled with the joy of time spent with their special grownup, these activities will bring the joy of music into your home. Parent/caregiver attends class with child.

JUN 12-16 | M-F | 8:45-9:15 am | P108 | $45*
Kathy Cathey, CSA Early Childhood Faculty

*Optional home music materials, add $25

18 mo-3 yrs

Animals, Animals, Animals

Hop like a rabbit, roar like a lion, wiggle like a worm! Join us as we discover and enjoy animal friends you find at home, in the yard or at the zoo! You and your toddler will explore the animal kingdom through fingerplays, songs, play-alongs and movement while learning activities and songs that you will sing all summer! Parent/caregiver attends class with child.

JUN 12-16 | M-F | 9:30-10 am | P201 | $45* FULL
JUN 12-16 | M-F | 10:15-10:45 am | P201 | $45*
Ann Storm, CSA Early Childhood Faculty

*Optional home music materials, add $25

3.5-5 yrs

Sail Away!

Let’s sail away! What exotic people and places will we discover? Your child will delight in this adventure around the world as we explore different cultures and music. Through imaginative play, movement activities, games, instrument exploration and dances, your child will experience a taste of global culture and customs far and wide.

JUN 12-16 | M-F | 9:30-10:15 am | P108 | $60*
JUN 12-16 | M-F | 10:20-11:05 am | P108 | $60*
Kathy Cathey, CSA Early Childhood Faculty

*Optional home music materials, add $25

PRESCHOOL PLUS: Dinosaur Mania + Sail Away

Add an early childhood music class to your preschooler’s art adventure for a morning of fun! Preschoolers will be chaperoned when moving between classes.

JUN 12-16 | M-F | Music 9:30-10:15 amArt 10:20-11:20 am | $100*

JUN 12-16 | M-F | Art 9:15-10:15 am, Music 10:20-11:05 am | $100*

*Optional home music materials for preschool music class, Sail Away, add $25

5.5-9 yrs

Keyboard Club

Join us for an exciting musical adventure. Get ready to play games, move, sing, drum and play songs on the keyboard in a group setting with friends. Continue the musical fun this fall in our Music Makers at the Keyboard class. Parent/caregiver attends the last 10 minutes. Student must own a keyboard for home practice.

JUN 19-23 | M-F | 9-10 am | P101 | $80**
Joyce Anne Wilder, CSA Early Childhood Faculty

**$60 class fee plus $20 required materials

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