The ICAL Art Education Program aims to create spaces for recreation and learning, with emphasis on developing sensitivity and gathering of creative skills in terms of voice, music, dance, theater as well as languages, and sports in order to promote self-esteem and self-confidence.

The ICAL Art Education Program starts in September and ends in June of the following year. However the students can start any time during the year. Most of the classes are bilingual, and at very low price.

The Instituto de Cultura y Arte Latinoamericano, ICAL, and the City of Hackensack will be offering the following classes at the Hackensack Civic Center, Next to Hackensack Police Parking-Central Ave. (Between State St. and Union Ave.)

Registration

Saturday, September 13, 2014
From 10:00 AM to 1:00PM
ONLY PREREQUISITE:
ICAL Membership (Adults $25/Children $12)

Location

Hackensack Civic Center
65 Central Ave., Hackensack, NJ 07601
FOR MORE INFORMATION/PARA MAS INFORMACION:
(201) 927 0805
Ical07601@gmail.com

Introduction to Vocalization

The course will combine work on practical singing technique with theoretical lectures. Included will be exercises in solo singing, as well as singing with others. From the start of the course onwards, the participants will be singers as well as audience in the group. Vocal warm-up, music theory, harmony, execution and vocal projection, rhythms and styles, music theory, and musical solos and choral performances.

Instructor Ruben Misael Irizarry
Email keysignaturestudios@gmail.com
Website
Schedule Tuesday 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Age
Cost $10/Persona

Theater

The theater practice develops the sensitivity of the student, allows through games to extend their imagination, and reinforces values of solidarity and discipline. In addition it causes the encounter to their own values and their community. The group will be able to share the result of their process in May of the 2015, when they will show a final presentation to their relatives, friends and community.

Instructor Jimena Ladino
Email jimenaladino@yahoo.com
Website www.facebook.com/icalhackensacknj
Schedule Mondays 5:00 to 7:00PM
Age 8 and up
Cost $10 per class

Drums

Instructor Acsmed Balata
Email musicayritmo@hotmail.com
Website www.facebook.com/Asmeed
Schedule Saturdays 12:30 – 2:00pm
Age 7-12 years old
Cost $8 per class

Youth Guitar Ensemble I & II

The class combines beginner and intermediate skills through ensemble work. We’ll play two songs as a group and prepare a final presentation. The topics of the class include: proper handling of the instrument, posture and healthy habits, basic rhythmic notation and group games. At a personal level the course will address concepts such as teamwork, unity and discipline.

Instructor Acsmed Balata
Email musicayritmo@hotmail.com
Website www.facebook.com/Asmeed
Schedule Saturdays 10:30 – 11:30 am Ensemble I, Saturdays 11:30 – 12:30 am Ensemble II
Age 7-12 years old
Cost $8 per class

Zumba® Toning (Diana)

The challenge of adding resistance by using Zumba®Toning Sticks (or light weights), helps you focus on specific muscle groups, so you (and your muscles) stay engaged!

Instructor
Email dianaruiz@zumbaclasseswithdiana.com
Website www.facebook.com/zumbaclasseswithdiana
Schedule Mondays 8:00 - 9:000PM, Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:000PM
Age 18 years old and up
Cost $5 per class

Zumba® Toning (Osiris)

The challenge of adding resistance by using Zumba®Toning Sticks (or light weights), helps you focus on specific muscle groups, so you (and your muscles) stay engaged!

Instructor Osiris Barcenas
Email osyzumba@hotmail.com
Website www.osirisbarcenas.zumba.com
Schedule Mondays 7:00 - 8:000PM, Wednesdays 7:00 - 8:000PM
Age 18 years old and up
Cost $5 per class

Zumba® (Diana)

A Zumba class is basically 5 minutes of warming up when initiating the class and 5 minutes of stretching at the end. The rest 50 minutes of cardio consists of a program of exercises using Latin rhythms. The class is amused and besides all the body is exercised, you have a lot of fun.

Instructor Diana Ruiz
Email dianaruiz@zumbaclasseswithdiana.com
Website www.facebook.com/zumbaclasseswithdiana
Schedule Tuesdays 8-9PM
Age 18 years old and up
Cost $5 per class

Zumba® (Osiris)

A Zumba class is basically 5 minutes of warming up when initiating the class and 5 minutes of stretching at the end. The rest 50 minutes of cardio consists of a program of exercises using Latin rhythms. The class is amused and besides all the body is exercised, you have a lot of fun.

Instructor Osiris Barcenas
Email osyzumba@hotmail.com
Website www.osirisbarcenas.zumba.com
Schedule Thursdays 8:00 - 9:000PM, Saturdays 8:30 to 9:30AM
Age 18 years old and up
Cost $5 per class

Zumba® Kids

Designed exclusively for kids (ages 4-11), Zumba Kids classes are rockin’, high-energy fitness-parties packed with specially choreographed, kid-friendly routines and all the music kids love, like hip-hop, reggaeton, cumbia and more. Parents love Zumba kids because it increases their children focus, self-confidence, boosting metabolism and enhancing coordination.

Instructor Osiris Barcenas
Email osyzumba@hotmail.com
Website
Schedule Thursdays 4:30-5:30PM, Saturdays 9:30 to 10:30AM
Age 4 to 11 years old
Cost $5 per class

Latin Dance

The Latin Dance class is a journey through the Latin American dances where the children learn not only to identify the different rithms, but to move their bodies, coordinate, and socialize by increasing self-esteem and confidence.

Instructor Osiris Bárcenas
Email osyzumba@hotmail.com
Website www.facebook.com/www.icalnj.org
Schedule 5:30 to 6:30PM
Age 4 to 11 years old
Cost $5.00

ICAL Folkloric Group

Designed exclusively for kids (ages 4-11), Zumba Kids classes are rockin’, high-energy fitness-parties packed with specially choreographed, kid-friendly routines and all the music kids love, like hip-hop, reggaeton, cumbia and more. Parents love Zumba kids because it increases their children focus, self-confidence, boosting metabolism and enhancing coordination.

Instructor Osiris Bárcenas
Email osyzumba@hotmail.com
Website www.facebook.com/www.icalnj.org
Schedule Saturdays 9:30 to 10:30AM
Age 4 to 11 years old
Cost $5 per class

Crafts for Children

The main goal for this course is to bring the participants to their Latin-American roots by proposing a series of crafts typical from each region or country according to the multiculturalism presented in the course. Every session we will go through a brief historical moment or a general explanation of here does the craft comes from, as well as the utility and the process that are going to go through, all of this presented in a ludic and playful way using the different resources technology has to offer , after that we will make the craft proposed on the session.

Instructor Ana Maria Cano Orozco
Email anamariacano_9@hotmail.com
Website
Schedule Fridays 6:30 to 8:00PM
Age 4 to 8 years old
Cost $10 per child / $15 per family

Painting

This course will introduce throughout different mediums, such as printouts, still lives and different objects the necessary skills and applications useful in painting and visual arts as a whole.

Instructor Luza Gallo
Email lhgartista@gmail.com
Website www.artistahgallo.com
Schedule Saturdays 10:00 am to 12:00 p.m.
Age 7 years and up
Cost $12 per class
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