Winter Programs



Class Name: Elementary Drawing   

Grades 1-6
$131
Tentative Dates:  Wednesdays, January 29, February 5, 12, 19, 26; March 4, 11, 18
Exclude Dates:  February 17
Tentative Make Up Dates: March 25 and April 1
Times: 5:00-6:00
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Summit Community Center, 100 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ
Course Description: Start 2020 off with a bang! Young Rembrandts students will flex their creative muscle as they take on artistic challenges like our Winter Birdhouses and Sporty Snowboarder lesson in January.  In February, students will master perspective and personality as they complete a challenging Palm Tree Scene, cute Penguins and their own version of Grant Wood’s American Gothic. And in the month of March, get ready for a mix of elegance and graphic style drawings as students complete a Graceful Swan and Line Art Owl. There’s no better way to shake the winter blues…. Sign up today!


Class Name: Video Game Design with Scratch

Grades 2-4
$185
Tentative Dates:  Wednesdays, January 29, February 5, 12, 19, 26; March 4, 11, 18
Exclude Dates:  February 17
Tentative Make Up Dates: March 25 and April 1
Times: 5:30-6:30
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Course Description: Students focus on exciting LEGO® motorized creations with weekly themes such as Inventions, Life Science, and Technology. Students will design and build machines, vehicles, animals and other structures using Bricks 4 Kidz’s® copyrighted model plans. Each class begins with a lesson discussion on the weekly topic. At the end of each session, students are also encouraged to modify the design, unleashing their creativity.


Class Name: LEGO® Motorized Model Building

Grades K-3
$161
Tentative Dates:  Wednesdays, January 29, February 5, 12, 19, 26; March 4, 11, 18
Exclude Dates:  February 17
Tentative Make Up Dates: March 25 and April 1
Times: 4:30-5:30
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Course Description: In this beginner Scratch program, children will build their foundation of Scratch fundamentals to create animations and games using data structures, algorithms and game design. Students will learn to create unique game design projects with functions that involve math and logic. Challenging problems are given in each class to enhance students understanding and encourage creativity.

Class Name: Cartooning   

Grades 1-6
$131
Tentative Dates:  Thursdays, January 23, 30; February 6, 20, 27; March 5, 12
Exclude Dates:  February 13    
Tentative Make Up Dates: March 19 and 26
Times: 6:00-7:00
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks
Location: Summit Community Center, 100 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ
Course Description: Your child is sure to be giggling all season long as they explore the fun, artistic world of Young Rembrandts cartooning! Funny expressions and hilarious animals are just a few pieces students will create in the months of January and February. Our March lessons are sure to delight kids and parents when students complete Goofy Chefs and our hilarious Cartoon Dads. Enroll your child today for fun artistic challenges they can use to create amazing pieces of artwork. Sign up today!


Class Name: Minecraft Advanced & Epic Engineering with LEGO® Materials

Ages 7-14
$131
Tentative Dates:  Thursdays, January 23, 30; February 6, 20, 27; March 5, 12
Exclude Dates:  February 13    
Tentative Make Up Dates: March 19 and 26
Times: 6:15-7:15
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks                                
Location: Cornog Field House, 5 Myrtle Ave, Summit, NJ
Course Description: Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO® parts! Build a motorized walking Creeper, a terrifying Ghast, and a motorized Minecart! This project-based camp, designed by Play-Well instructors, combines the basic format of our core engineering-themed programs based on the world of Minecraft. Students will explore real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while building their favorite Minecraft objects. Students will have a blast, even without any prior experience with Minecraft or LEGO® materials.

Class Name: Magic Secrets 

Grades K-5
$173
Tentative Dates:  Friday, January 31; February 7, 21, 28; March 6, 13, 20, 27
Exclude Dates:  February 14
Tentative Make Up Dates: April 3, 10
Times: 5:00-6:00
Hourly Classroom Time: 1 hour
Weeks of Program: 8 weeks                                
Location: Summit Community Center, 100 Morris Ave, Summit, NJ
Course Description: Are you ready to learn the secrets of magic that have been guarded for centuries? Then Hobby Quest’s Magic Secrets program is just the thing for you! This fall get ready to wow your audiences by learning amazing illusions! Friends and family will be stunned by your ability to predict the future with the “Envelope Prediction” and “Magic Top” tricks, and won’t believe your mind reading abilities with the “Crayons – Know the Color” trick! We’ll teach you how to magically balance a whole glass on just a playing card with the “Anti-Gravity Levitating Glass” illusion! If that wasn’t enough, we’ll even teach you mind control with the “Stiff Rope” trick, a rope that will stiffen and loosen when you say the magic words! Of course, that is just the beginning! At the end of class, we will invite your friends and family for a preview, so you can show off your amazing Magic Secrets! You get to keep all the tricks you learn, so you’ll have a whole magic show’s worth to entertain a new audience whenever you like!

It’s Magical! Learn it! Perform it! Keep it!

Table Tennis (SUNDAYS)

Dates: Sundays, February 9, 23; March 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; April 5

Times: 3:00 – 4:00   for youth ages 8 – 12 & 4:00 – 5:00   for youth 13 & older, adults
Weeks of Program:  8 weeks
Location: 100 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ
Cost per participant: $90

Course description: Our table tennis program will be taught by a top ranked player in the United States Table Tennis Association. This program will introduce you to the basics of table tennis and develop your skills to attain proficiency at a club level and possibly entry level USTTA tournament. The program is designed to develop skills in footwork, positioning, tactics, flat hitting, blocking, looping, pushing, reading spins and most importantly serving.   Players will learn the rules of the game and will have a greater appreciation of the game.

Each session consists of stroke practice, drills to develop movement, hitting, and coordination.  Players will put their newly learned skills into action. There will be group games, individual club matches for ratings, challenge the pro!

Most importantly, you’ll have fun learning new skills & playing!

Winter Program Notices:

-All out of town registrants are subject to a $20 out of town fee

-Financial assistance is available. Please contact the Summit Department of Community Programs for more details.