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The Center for Architecture offers After-School Programs for students in grades 3-8, discovering architecture and design through neighborhood exploration, drawing, and hands-on building activities. Each program meets once a week at the Center for Architecture.

Registration for Fall 2019 After-School is now open! To register, please click the “Learn More” button on the event you are interested in.

A limited number of need-based scholarships are available. Fall 2019 Scholarship Information and Application are available here. The scholarship application deadline is September 1st.

Questions? Check out our FAQs or email k12education@centerforarchitecture.org.

Sponsors

After-School Programs are supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the New York City Council.

After-School Programs

Store Design (Grades 3-5) Wednesdays, September 25 – December 11, 2019

What kind of store would you most like to create? Whether it’s a skateboard shop, café/restaurant, or clothing boutique, you’ll have fun learning how designers create retail spaces that are both exciting and functional. During this 10-week after-school program, students will design their own storefront and store interior by making scale drawings and a detailed model.  

This program meets on Wednesdays from 3:30pm – 5:00pm at the Center for Architecture—but will not meet on Oct 9 or Nov 27.

Price: $400

Need-based scholarships are available, please see application materials at the top of this page.

This Program is Sold Out - to be added to the waitlist, email k12education@centerforarchitecture.org.

Digital Design: Apartment Design (Grades 6-8) Wednesdays, September 25 – December 11, 2019

This 10-week after-school program introduces middle school students to SketchUp, a fun and free 3D computer modeling program. Students will be both the client and the architect as they design the apartment of their dreams, complete with rooms and features of their choosing! Students will create an animated walk-through of their final project and take their design home with them on a flash drive. They will also create hand drawings and models to help make connections between digital and physical designs.

This program meets on Wednesdays from 3:30pm – 5:00pm at the Center for Architecture—but will not meet on Oct 9 or Nov 27.

Price: $400

Need-based scholarships are available, please see application materials at the top of this page.

This Program is Sold Out - to be added to the waitlist, email k12education@centerforarchitecture.org.

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