Calendar

Courses starting on Mon., July 23.

  • A.M. Before Care
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 7:30-9am
    Early Morning Drop-Off: 7:30-9am – $25/week or $45/two week session We make sure your child gets to class on time and is safely supervised throughout the day. Before Care (7:30-9am) meets in the Union Terrace Room. Chaperoning child to or…
  • American Sign Language
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Learn the basics of sign language using games, videos and art projects. Grow a vocabulary of words you can sign, and learn more about the deaf culture.
  • American Sign Language
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Learn the basics of sign language using games, videos and art projects. Grow a vocabulary of words you can sign, and learn more about the deaf culture.
  • American Sign Language
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Learn the basics of sign language using games, videos and art projects. Grow a vocabulary of words you can sign, and learn more about the deaf culture.
  • Beginner’s Violin
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Plucking and bowing; students will learn to hold, play and care for their very own violins. A $20 supply fee has been added to the course to cover the cost of the violin rental.
  • Beginner’s Violin
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Plucking and bowing; students will learn to hold, play and care for their very own violins. A $20 supply fee has been added to the course to cover the cost of the violin rental.
  • Character Building
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Imagine your favorite literary or movie character – how would you take on their persona? We will choose some of our favorite characters and take on their voices in our writing. You’ll have the chance to write short stories and…
  • Charts & Graphs Everywhere!
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Graphing, charting and organizing data can be a lot of fun. Discover many things to graph, such as gummy worms, M&M’s, the number of times you can hop on one foot, and more! Please let us know if your child…
  • College Readiness
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    High school students will explore scholarship options. Prepare to file for FASFA and work on college essays. Please note that by registering for this class you provide permission for your child to access the Internet. Flash drive is required.
  • Cryptology
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Explore codes and ciphers through history. Learn how people try to keep things secret – and how others try to find out those secrets. Study secret messages from the beginning of time through modern-day computer security. Students should be comfortable…
  • Exploring Martial Arts
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Learn about the different types of martial arts and the countries they come from. Discover how martial arts were used in the past and how we use them today. Students will learn some basic movements, including stances, blocks and kicks,…
  • Fun with Math and Computers
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    In this class we will utilize classroom computers and websites such as CoolMathGames.com to explore fun problem solving and puzzle solutions. Please note that by registering for this class you provide permission for your child to access the Internet.
  • Geometry All Around
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Investigate the world as a mathematician using literature and hands-on activities. Solve geometric mysteries and play stimulating math games. Create geometric solids using everyday objects including non-traditional math tools and even food! Please let us know if your child is…
  • Hip-Hop Don’t Ya Stop!
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Master movements like “waving,” “popping,” “locking,” “unprocking,” and “ticking.” Learn about the origins of hip-hop culture and music. No previous dance training is required. A free spirit is a must! Knee pads may be recommended for floorwork. Please note that…
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Explore the human body from top to bottom, inside and outside. Take a journey through the muscular, skeletal, respiratory, circulatory, reproductive, and digestive systems of the human body. Use microscopes, models, and hand-on experiments to discover “what makes us tick.”
  • LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Robotics II (Advanced)
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    As an advanced programmer or experienced FIRST LEGO League competitor, find the challenging and exciting adventure you’ve been looking for. Use advanced programming, special attachments and sensors, and creative problem-solving to complete missions from this year’s FIRST LEGO League competition.…
  • LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Robotics II (Advanced)
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    As an advanced programmer or experienced FIRST LEGO League competitor, find the challenging and exciting adventure you’ve been looking for. Use advanced programming, special attachments and sensors, and creative problem-solving to complete missions from this year’s FIRST LEGO League competition.…
  • Managing Project Risks
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 18
    Review tools and processes that help mitigate risk and increase quality as companies demand products and services faster and cheaper. Understanding and managing risks in delivering quality products is key to customer satisfaction. Note: PDUs for the PMP®/PgMP® certifications for…
  • Minecraft
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Think Minecraft is just a video game? Think again. You can create, explore and put problem solving-skills to the test with story boarding and level design. Learn logic using machines and the mechanics behind the game. Gain a greater understanding…
  • Minecraft
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Think Minecraft is just a video game? Think again. You can create, explore and put problem solving-skills to the test with story boarding and level design. Learn logic using machines and the mechanics behind the game. Gain a greater understanding…
  • Mini-Courses Summer ACT Preparation Class
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Designed to help prepare 11th and 12th graders for the official ACT college entrance exam, you’ll cover math, reading, English, science reasoning and test-taking strategies. An unofficial ACT pre- and post-test experience opportunity is included. The Mini-Courses office will contact…
  • Mobile Digital Photography
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Using technology found in the palm of your hand students will take photographs using their mobile devices and lean how to manipulate their pics into an artistic expression. We will learn about filters, cropping and artistic editing. Please note that…
  • Outside Art
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Do you like to be outside? Do you have an interest in art? Put both of your favorite things together! See what you observe outdoors as you use chalk, craypas, watercolor, markers, and much more to express your inside “outside.”
  • P.M. After Care
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 4-5:30pm
    After Care: 4-5:30pm – $25/week or $45/two week sessions Your child will be dropped off by the instructor at the Union Terrace Room at the end of the last class. You may pick your child up from this location anytime…
  • Paws and Claws
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Creatures of all kinds have escaped from the zoo and have come to UWM’s campus, stampeding through the halls and throwing paint on the walls! Campers will create creatures from our world and others using their imagination to discover their…
  • Poetry 101
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    The only way to learn how to write is to do it. Put your pen to paper and let your passion and creative freedom be your guide. Through inspirational techniques, group feedback and fun exercises, jumpstart your writing and create…
  • Programming Primer
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Get a step-by-step introduction to the core concepts of programming and then put your new skills to the test as you control graphics and animations. Participants will experiment with Python, a modern, flexible programming language used in apps, games and…
  • Rocketry – Up, Up and Away!
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Ever wonder how a rocket works? This is your chance to find out. Discover how rockets function, design a rocket and blast it off. If you are looking for an out-of-this-world time, this class is for you.
  • Rocketry – Up, Up and Away!
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Ever wonder how a rocket works? This is your chance to find out. Discover how rockets function, design a rocket and blast it off. If you are looking for an out-of-this-world time, this class is for you.
  • Sketchbooks Galore!
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    For kids who love to draw, students will begin the week creating their own sketchbooks and add to them each day. Working indoors and out, students will use a variety of drawing media while learning the elements of art and…
  • Sportistics
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Are you fascinated by numbers? Do you like sports? Combine the two and find out how one links to the other.
  • Survey of Calculus
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    This course will introduce students to both the theory and the application of techniques that students would learn in a first-semester calculus course as taught at the university level, or to learn mathematical techniques that would be taught in an…
  • Taste of CFK
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 2-4pm
    Can’t make up your mind? Get a taste of all that CFK has to offer. Explore a different subject area every day, including creative arts, culture, humanities, math and science.
  • Trivia Games
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 9-11am
    Think you know your facts? Do you love trivia? Are you an expert at history, science, geography, or reading? In this class, you’ll play several different trivia games including Split Second, Jeopardy!, quiz bowl, and others; learn facts to elevate…
  • Watercolor Wonders
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    Learn how to use watercolors to create graceful and delicately colored artworks. For beginners and for those who have a bit more experience.
  • What’s the Plot?
    Date: Weekdays, July 23-Aug. 3 11:30am-1:30pm
    What’s fiction without plot and structure? In order to write a fiction piece that will keep your readers glued to the page, mastering these elements are essential. Gain a better understanding on what plot and structure is. Learn how to…