The EN-RICH-MENT Garden is located on the corner of 7th St and Fulton Rd. Youth learn how to plant a variety of vegetables, flowers and plants as well as grow and nourish them.
Youth are taught the importance of eating healthy for a healthier lifestyle. A new component of the EN-RICH-MENT Garden is the performance stage.
Arts & Craft classes teach students to make a variety of items. Projects include painting, drawing, coloring with crayons, and relaxing activities.
EN-RICH-MENT's Theatre students sing, act, and dance during live studio productions.
Students attend dress rehearsals, sell tickets and handle multiple aspects of production.
African drumming class is based on the West African styles of Ghana. The djembe, axatse and gangoki are used to create music and express the celebratory styles of drumming. This class is fast paced and involves learning different beats, and the calls and responses that go with them.
Our steel band embraces the culture of pan and the island of Trinidad and Tobago. Students get an idea of the different styles of music played in a steel band and get to experience a variety of accompanying instruments to the steel band.
EN-RICH-MENT offers dance instruction in the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels. Dancers will be introduced to and learn various styles of dance with emphasis on Ballet, Jazz, and Hip Hop. African, Caribbean, Tap, Modern Contemporary, Liturgical, Ballroom, and Step are our exploratory dance styles. Dance classes will focus on technique, flexibility, memorization, musicality, collaboration, ensemble dance, choreography, performance and dance etiquette.
Fall 2021 Classes
The EN-RICH-MENT Drumline Academy (EDLA) teaches many forms of marching percussion to youth ages 5-24. Classes are taught throughout the year at the EN-RICH-MENT Fine Arts Program.
Sprouts Drumming (5-8) teaches young students basic skills, meter and timing, rudiments, and stick control.
Junior Varsity (JV) Drumline (8-18) is the next tier, and allows each student to begin focusing on a single instrument. We have snares, quads, bells, cymbals, and basses on our line. This class teaches note reading, marching drill, conditioning exercises, and builds the foundation for a varsity member.
The Varsity Drumline requires an audition, and performs on a regular basis. Membership requires commitment to rehearsals and engagements, as well as outside practicing! This class teaches note reading, cadences, conditioning/movements, marching and standstill drill.
EN-RICH-MENT's music classes teach students how to use a wide of instruments. Music students team up with the theatre students to create live studio productions.
Creative Cooking helps youth learn and practice basic math concepts as well as build language skills. The experience of creating meals with youth helps build their self-confidence and lays the foundation for healthy eating habits. It also encourages an adventurous palate. Children are notoriously picky eaters; therefore, cooking in the kitchen can help them open up to new tastes. healthy snacks and quick meals with a blender and microwave.
EN-RICH-MENT’S LEADERSHIP PROGRAM equips young adults ages 13 - 22 with strong leadership and community service skills providing professional and personal career guidance and exploration opportunities.
Speciality Youth and Adult Classes
Pom is the combination of sharp, precise arm movements and technical skills such as turns, leaps, and toe touches. Pom Dance offers training in pom technique and the elements of dance used in pom. Taking PomPom Dance classes is a great start for those students looking to "tryout" for school cheerleading teams.