Outback Summer Camp 2014

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Studio and Production 1 Camp

This is where students will be creating and writing their own original song or remix. They will receive a prepared “kit” to use in the studio including music instruments and materials to help develop their finalized product, a complete track in a format of their choosing i.e CD. Classes will meet weekly with a morning and afternoon option.

Instructor: Lonn Bologna

 

*Register weekly, $150

*Studio Basics: Morning Session time: 9:00 am – 10:30 am

*Studio Production: Afternoon Session Time: 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

 

Week One Studio Basics – Morning Class: June 30th – July 3rd

Week One Studio Production – Afternoon Class: June 30th – July 3rd

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Week Two Studio Basics – Morning Class: July 7th – July 10th

Week Two Studio Production – Afternoon Class: July 7th – July 10th

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Week Three Studio Basics – Morning Class: July 14th – July 17th

Week Three Studio Production – Afternoon Class: July 14th – July 17th

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Week Four Studio Basics – Morning Class: July 21st – July 24th

Week Four Studio Production – Afternoon Class: July 21st – July 24th

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Week Five Studio Basics – Morning Class: July 28th – July 31st

Week Five Studio Production – Afternoon Class: July 28th – July 31st

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Advanced Beatmaking

For those participants who want to take it to the next level, advanced beatmaking will help set them up with the software, soundbanks, digital instruments, and controllers that they need to progress. Advanced sampling techniques will be explored as well as the inclusion of organic instruments into digital beats. 

Instructor: Lonn Bologna

Cost: $150

Week One: July 28 – July 31          11:00 am – 12:30 pm  

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Cooking Camp

The Kiddie Kitchen is teaming up with the New Canaan Outback!  We will be offering a Summer Cooking Camp with all new Menu’s. We will be cooking dishes from all around the globe! The classes will run from June 30th till August 21st so get ready! It will be a delicious blast that your kids will enjoy.

This year, cooking class will include ingredients for all menus, cooking tools, an apron and chef hat for each summer culinary student! We give the students a true culinary school experience. Menus are all new and created to expand the pallet and creativity of your up and coming chefs!

They will meet weekly Monday through Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM. This is a great opportunity to expand your taste buds and meet new people! 

 

Instructor: Chef Neena

*Fourth Grade and up – We group kids according to skill levels and ages

*Register weekly, $300 

Week One: June 30th – July 3rd     Register Now!

Week Two: July 7th – July 10th     Register Now!

Week Three: July 14th – July 17th     Register Now!

Week Four: July 21st – 24th     Register Now!

Week Six: August 11th – 14th     Register Now!

Week Seven: August 18th – 21st     Register Now!  

 

Teen Investors Camp

Parents agree that it is important to instill healthy habits in children starting at a young age. This includes developing financial responsibility and awareness.  HTG Investment Advisors will conduct an investment basics camp at the Outback for teens in grades 9-12. The primary goal is to provide campers with an understanding of basic personal finance and investment principles. Topics will include budgeting, saving, credit cards, investing and understanding risk.  Each 3 hour session incorporates a variety of fun and interactive activities to help participants learn by doing!

Instructor: HTG Advisor 

Date: July 21st - 24th

Day: Monday – Thursday 

Time: 5pm – 8 pm

Cost: $100

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Study Skills S4 

Week One: August 18 – 21        6:00 pm – 7:30 pm 

Registration and more information coming soon!

 

Express Yourself Art Camp

Come walk with Pilar into the world of creativity and imagination! You will learn about different medias from acrylic, clay, mask making, pen and ink, mix media and eco-friendly creations along with much more! Express yourself, dream big and let your creativity soar! We will meet weekly Monday through Thursday with a morning class option and an afternoon class option.

*Morning Session Time: 9 am – 10:00 am – $80 weekly 

*Afternoon Session Time: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm  $ 125 weekly 

Week One Morning Class: June 30th – July 3rd      Register Now!

Week One Afternoon Class: June 30th – July 3rd     Register Now!

Week Two Morning Class: July 7th – July 10th        Register Now!

Week Two Afternoon Class: July 7th – July 10th      Register Now!

Week Three Morning Class: July 14th – July 17th      Register Now!

Week Three Afternoon Class: July 14th – July 17th      Register Now!

Week Four Morning Class: July 21st – July 24th         Register Now!

Week Four Afternoon Class: July 21st – July 24th       Register Now!

Week Five Morning Class: July 28th – July 31st         Register Now!

Week Five Afternoon Class: July 28th – July 31st       Register Now! 

 

Fashion Lab

Fashion lab curriculum draws on the deep rich traditions perfected in the French Couture Houses, contemporary design techniques: adapting these fashion making methods for young designers who are just beginning their fashion journey, looking to gain more skills or building their portfolio to apply to a college.

Cost: $300 

 

Week One: August 11 – 14         10:00 am – 12:00 pm

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Week Two: August 18 – 21           9:00 am – 11:00 am

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Rocking Songwriting Camp

Kids learn about the art of songwriting. Together they write a song and then record the music in the Outback Recording Studio. Included with registration, each kid receives and gets to keep a new, portable TASCAM LR – 10 digital recorder, an $89.00 value. This component will be used for recording separate parts at the studio and at home. All parts will then be combined and mixed together in the Outback’s PRO TOOLS system. This is a new and exciting session not to be missed by anyone who plays an instrument or sings. Additionally, register for more than one session of Rocking Songwriting or Rocking Recording and receive $50. off each additional session.

Instructor: Grant Ossendryver

* Register weekly, $199

* Monday through Thursday

 

Week One:  June 30th – July 3rd           1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

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Week Two: August 18th – August 21st           5:00 PM – 6:30 PM

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Rocking Recording Camp

Kids learn about the creative art of recording. As a group and team they choose a popular song and then record each instrumental and vocal part to create a finished song. Included with registration, each kid receives and gets to keep a new, portable TASCAM LR – 10 digital recorder, an $89. value. This component will be used for practicing and recording separate parts a the studio and at home. Some of these parts will then be combined and mixed together in the Outbacks PRO TOOLS system. This is another new and fabulous session not to be missed by anyone who plays an instrument or sings. Additionally, register for more than on session of Rocking Songwriting or Rocking Recording and receive $50. off each additional session.

Instructor: Grant Ossendryver

* Register weekly, $199

* Monday through Thursday

 

Week One: June 30th – July 3rd          2:30 PM – 4:00 PM

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Week Two: August 18th – 21st         6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

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Self Defense and Kickboxing 

Thai Kickboxing is a workout regimen that combines intense cardio with old school Thai boxer training. It is a great way to lose weight, become lean and toned, and gain self confidence. Learn self defense and have a good time! This class is fast & hard.

Instructor: Anthony Smetack

Cost: $175

Week One: August 18 – August 21       1:30 pm – 3:00 pm 

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Canvas Painting 101 

During every class you son/daughter will create their own masterpiece, using acrylic paint. Palatable Palette provides everything necessary to paint your own masterpiece, the easels, the paint, the paintbrushes, the canvas, even the aprons and of course a snack. While your child paints through guided instruction, they sip on beverages, eat some snacks and chat with friends. At the end of the day, your children will leave with a painting that they can take home as a work of art and a reminder of an artful summer. They will complete a canvas every day.

Instructor: Alison Terry

Cost: $200 

* 3 students min  * 15 students max

Week One: August 11 – 14        1 pm – 3 pm

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Week Two: August 18 – 21         11 am – 1 pm

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Face Painting 

Children will learn the basics of face painting. It will emphasize on set up and proper use of handling materials. We will start with hand and leg designs. One participant mastered we will move to half and full face painting. The designs will include glitter, gemstones and a big variety of colorful paint. We will explore with colors and develop individual techniques and style.

Instructor: Ela Grejner

Cost: $150 per week 

Week One: June 30 – July 3         10:00 am – 11:30 am

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Week Two: July 21 – July 24         10:00 am – 11:30 am 

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Henna Art

Children will learn balloon artistry and creativity. We will practice making all different kinds of funny animals and objects with this balloon twisting class.

Instructor: Ela Grejner

Cost: $150 

Week One: July 7 – July 10         10:00 am – 11:30 am

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Week Two: July 28 – July 31           10:00 am – 11:30 am 

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Balloon Twisting Class

Children will learn balloon artistry and creativity. We will practice making all different kinds of funny animals and objects with this balloon twisting class.

Instructor: Ela Grejner 

Cost: $150 

Week One: July 14 – July 17       10:00 am – 11:30 am 

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 DJ Class Outback 

Are you a music lover? Are you interested in all the latest songs? Have you seen a DJ mix music and wonder how they put that all together? If you are interested in music and electronics, DJing is something you should try. DJ’s know tons of music as well as how to mix, blend and create new songs. You can learn the basics of DJing in two weeks. We will learn about all sorts of cool functions such as crossfading tracks and you will learn things like creating your own remixes which most people don’t know how to do! You’ll get a cool new taste of music for something you will be able to do by yourself at home! 

Instructor: DJ Birdman 

* Register Weekly $100 

* Max 6 Kids Min. 3 Kids

 

Week One: July 14 – 17        3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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Week Two: July 21 – 24        2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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Week Three: July 28 – 31       3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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Week Four: August 11 – 14     3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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