Arts & Culture Programs


Explore our Arts Programs at the Prospect Park Y & Park Slope Armory Y


Summer 2018 Youth Art & Culture Programs:

Park Slope Armory


Prospect Park YMCA


Click HERE for Adult Art & Culture programs.


Park Slope Armory Y Program Guide  |  Prospect Park Y Program Guide

For questions about Arts & Culture programs, please reach out to Leah Krieble, Arts & Culture Director, at or 212-912-2588.

Summer Program Session: July 2 - April 26
Member Registration: June 16
Open to Community: June 23


Build, Build, Build (ages 3-4)

Each week students have the opportunity to build their own creations using their imagination. Students will build 3-D sculptures, robots, cars, castles, planes and more!



Ready, Set, Science (ages 3-4)

From erupting volcanoes to experimenting with matter in different forms, this class invites children to explore the wonders of science! Your child will be able to test his or her own scientific theories and engage in experiments expanding their knowledge and interests. Students will learn about scientific theories, participate in science projects, and record their findings through observational drawings.



Karate (ages 4 & up)

Karate develops physical conditioning, mental awareness, and self-defense strategies.




Collage and Mixed Media

This workshop will explore the art of collage and its manymaterials, techniques, and approaches and possibilities for personal expression. Students will cut, tear, and glue a variety of found and painted papers to larger paper and work with media such as water based paint, pencils, and charcoal. They will experiment with color, shape, texture and line to layer compositions and organize images and ideas. Some projects will include three dimensional formats such as assemblage and artists’ books and visits, when possible, with local artists who use paper. Relfection and dialogue will be an ongoing part of the workshop. All levels of experience are welcome. Students bring their own supplies and will receive a list of materials and small tools.