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Children's outdoor classes ages 18months-8 years. Guided play activities, singing, nature inspired lesson plans. Join spring classes beginning April 16th! Email for information.

Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake

History, Arts and Crafts, Home Schooling, Nature/Outdoors

Afrim's Sports

Soccer Kidz provides a fun, high energy environment where your child will develop both physically and socially. Our curriculum uses a variety of games that will engage kids while developing their fine motor skills. It incorporates a variety of props and exciting storylines to improve fitness and self-confidence. Fun is stressed above all else in this non-competitive program. For ages 18 months - 6 years

Albany Art Room

"Where everyone is an artist!" Classes for adults and kids in the visual arts including painting, pottery, print making, and more.

Albany Institute of History & Art

The Albany Institute of History & Art offers monthly drop-in art making to artists of all ages, on the second Saturday of every month, October through May.

Allo Saratoga

We offer classes and open-play sessions.

Art in Mind Creative Wellness Studio

Arts: Visual, Drawing, Painting/sculpture, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Cooking, Home Schooling, Preschool, Special Needs

Art Omi

Arts: Performance, Arts: Visual, Painting/sculpture, Arts and Crafts

Arts & Glass

Arts: Visual, Arts and Crafts

Bash Parties

Cupcake Decorating, Craft Classes

Berkshire Museum

The Berkshire Museum offers a variety of enriching programs for kids, tweens, and teens from birth through high school including WeeMuse parent/child programs, Saturday gallery activities, after-school clubs, and more.

BeTa Community Programs

BeTa partners with local schools and parent associations to offer before and after school enrichment programs held directly at the school. We also partner with various city recreation departments.

Blooming Artist Gallery and Instruction

We offer classes and courses for children & teens and tailor to homeschoolers and students enrolled in school alike! Current offerings include Drawing & Painting, Pottery, and a mix of both!

Bring on the Spectrum Community Space & Sensory Gym

Bring on the Spectrum offers classes like art, yoga, STEAM, fitness, music, Zumba and more.

Burbank Public Library

Burbank Public Library offers a variety of classes for children from infants and pre-walkers to teens preparing to head to college. Improve your child's reading skills and encourage play through STEM-related topics and fun creative activities.

Calvary Methodist Preschool

Half day program for 2-5 yr olds, our curriculum now includes art music and PE specials! Limited part time after school program for students

Capital District Creative Learning Center

The Capital District Creative Learning Center was created to help bridge the gap for students who are online or on Zoom all day to have opportunities to interact with other people in person. A new and locally owned business, the CDCLC offers a mix of in-person classes and one-on-one tutoring on everything from art to school subjects, programming, music, and so much more! Several of our students travel from all over the Albany area including Guilderland, Voorheesville, Altamont, Albany, Rotterdam, Colonie, Capital District, and Schenectady.

Capital District YMCA - Adventure Camp

Rock climbing, Arts and Crafts, Nature/Outdoors, Preschool, Sports, Archery, Baseball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis

Capital District YMCA - Glenville YMCA

Academic, Arts: Performance, Dance, Drama, Arts: Visual, Exercise & Health, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Nature/Outdoors, Preschool, Reading / Story time, Sports

Castle Island Bilingual Montessori

Academic, Language, Foreign Language, Preschool, Reading / Story time, Hands-on, Special Needs, Parenting

Center For Creative Education

The Center provides a wide array of classes in dance (Ballet, Latin, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Tap & Jazz), music (Percussion, Vocals, Guitar & Brooklyn Music Factory), fitness, theater, Songwriting, Martial arts, technology and the visual arts.

Christina Norris Designs

Portable Paint & Sips for adults, kids birthday parties, family events and fundraisers.

Cuozzo Creative

Creative project instruction for kids and adults: painting, drawing, paper arts, card-making, lettering, and more.

Edie's Fairytale Theatre

Acting & Voice - theatre technique & practice Creative Writing - Create an imaginary monologue, poem or song Create Your Own Show - Using a monologue, poem, and collection of songs we will put together a show highlighting you

Eidolon Blacklight Theater

The Art and Magic of Blacklight Theater

Emma Treadwell Thacher Nature Center & Thacher State Park

History, Science, Exercise & Health, Healthful Living, Hiking, Arts and Crafts, Nature/Outdoors

EnthuZiastic Inc.

We offer live and interactive online classes of chess, piano, Rubik's Cube, guitar, mathematics, abacus, public speaking, creative writing, yoga, Python programming, Scratch coding, physics, chemistry, and language classes (Spanish, German, French)

Expressive Journeys Creative Arts Clinic

Enrichment Art and Community Classes are offered Monday through Saturday at our Creative Arts Clinic located at 10 New Karner Road, Guilderland, NY. Programs including Enrichment Art, Yoga, Drop in Music and More!

FASNY Museum of Firefighting

Virtual Learning, Group Tours, Exhibitions

Garden Goddess Sense and Sustainability

Fairy Garden Workshops, Holiday Workshops, Kids Educational Programming and more!

Happy Keys Music & Piano Program

Happy Keys Music & Piano specializes in group piano for kids ages 4.5 to 11. Our marvellous program builds your child’s confidence and accelerates their skills through a cyclical curriculum with ensembles, story-telling, and a focus on coach-ability.

Hawk Circle Wilderness Education

A variety of nature based programming for children and adults.

Hawthorne Valley Association and Free Columbia

Free Columbia began in 2009 as a year long program based in experiential two dimensional art: painting and drawing. Over the years Free Columbia expanded to include puppetry, Goethean science, social change, children’s classes and much more, but the base in experience runs through all of our programs.

InnerStar Kids™

Yoga and mindfulness classes for children aged 5-8

Juckas Riding Stables

Juckas Stables offers Trail Rides, Private Lessons, Summer Camps, After School Camps, Holiday Camps, Birthday Parties, Pony Rides and lots' of opportunities to interact with and enjoy Horses.

Look Up to the Stars

Truly awesome, unforgettable astronomy classes that are literally out of this world. Many fun, exciting STEM hands-on activities are done in each 45 min class. Our Virtual Astronomy & Space Academy has dozens of different topics about the universe.

Lowe's - Latham

Arts and Crafts

Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council

Arts: Visual, Painting/sculpture, Arts and Crafts

Maple Ski Ridge

We offer snowboard and ski lessons for all abilities and ages. Private lessons as well as group lessons programs available.

My Daughters and Me MDAM My Sons and Me MSAM INC

MDAM MSAM After School Program is held every 2nd Tuesday of the month for ages 10-14 at 5pm Podcast and every 4th Tuesday for ages 10-14 at 5pm-7pm. On every 2nd Saturday is Family fun day 4pm-6pm. For more information

New York State Museum

After-school is a busy time of day at the New York State Museum! On average, 40 young people, ages 8-18, converge on the Museum from a variety of Albany City schools. For more info. on the After-School programs, contact


Afterschool programs that teach youth strategies for developing a spiritual champion mindset. Yoga, nutrition, mindfulness, self-affirmations, meditation, and more.

Omega Institute

Omega Family Week during the summer includes workshops for adults and kids camps that run concurrently. Meals, community gatherings, and evening entertainment are enjoyed together outside of the classroom.

Painting with a Twist Albany/Latham NY

Arts: Visual, Painting/sculpture, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts

Piéce d'Occasion

We offer Clay Classes with step by step instructions. We also offer drop off workshops for children on select Friday nights where we do themed projects, snack and have photo booth fun. We also offer pottery painting workshops for adults.

Playgarden Online

Preschool program

RCS Community Library

Creative Writing, Reading / Story time, Arts and Crafts, Special Needs

Saratoga Paint & Sip Studio

Painting/sculpture, Arts and Crafts

Saratoga Sensory

What makes Saratoga Sensory enrichment classes and social groups different? Not only are they provided in a sensory enriched environment, but they are also run by a pediatric occupational therapist with extensive sensory expertise.

Schoharie River Center

Summer 2020 field school programs - out door based youth development skills programs for youth age 12 - 17 yrs. Led by experienced Field Biologists, Archaeologist, and Video & media Instructors. The programs run M-F, 9 am - 4 pm. Contact the SRC

Spotted Rabbit Creative Arts Therapy

Individual (1:1) creative arts classes with a wide range of materials including ceramics, woodworking, cosplay, painting & drawing, & more.

StaceySmile Creations

Arts: Visual, Arts and Crafts

The Arts Center of the Capital Region

Classes include dance, photography, painting, drawing, pottery, woodworking, stained glass, jewelry making, fiber arts, mixed media, writing, and more. Classes are open to adults over age 18; camps are for kids aged 6-17.

The Kind Campus

We offer virtual ZOOM sessions for children in 2nd-6th grades, Monday through Friday, five days a week from 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST.

The Opalka Gallery

Arts: Visual, Drawing, Film, Painting/sculpture, Photography, Arts and Crafts

The Pottery Place- Albany, NY

Arts: Visual, Painting/sculpture, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Reading / Story time, Special Needs

The William K. Sanford Town Library/Colonie Town Library

Academic, Technology/Computers, Arts and Crafts, Reading/Storytime

The Wonder Room

Art Classes, Caregiver/Child class, Open play, Lending library, Professional development for teachers and daycare providers, Classes for parents

THINQubator at Tech Valley Center of Gravity

We offer a variety of education programs for children and families that explore STEAM education- science, technology, engineering, arts & math. We are also home to STEAM-Powered Saturday, a FREE monthly workshop for kids ages 4-12 and their families.

Tiny Tots Early Learning Center

Preschool, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Cooking

Traveling Players Ensemble

Beginning to Advanced actor training for students in grades 2-12 held at our Studio in Tysons Corner Center.

Winged Canvas

Live, interactive online art lessons and mentorship from professional artists. Flexible enrollment. Join in anytime!

World Awareness Children's Museum

Check website for availability.

WSWHE BOCES Cosmetology

Have fun with our cosmetology students this summer! WSWHE BOCES is pleased to announce it will be hosting several FREE Braid & Glam Style sessions for ages 5 to 12.

Albany Academies

Academic, Language, Science, Math, Tech/Computers, Arts: Performance, Drama, Arts: Visual, Drawing, Exercise & Health, Swimming, Yoga, Hands-on, Arts and Crafts, Nature/Outdoors, Reading / Story time, Sports