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60 Sackett St
Brooklyn, NY, 11231
United States

(718) 855-7600

Beam Center, a Brooklyn-based nonprofit organization, powers youth development and hands-on learning with creation, collaboration and educator professional development. Our programs and curricula in technology, imagination and craft connect with formal academic objectives and support student pathways to career and higher education.

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INVENTGENUITY WORKSHOPS: AFTER-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES IN IMAGINATION, TECHNOLOGY, AND CRAFT FOR KIDS IN 2ND THROUGH 8TH GRADES.

 

Spring Cycle 1 starts the week of Feb 1, Spring Cycle 2 starts the week of April 4!

TIMES Inventgenuity Workshops run from 4:10 to 5:40 pm, Monday through Thursday; you can drop off starting at 3:00 pm and pick up til 6:00 pm. Snack is provided and early arrivals have a chance to do homework or play games.

DATES Inventgenuity Workshops DO NOT run on most single-day school holidays, e.g. Columbus Day, Election Day, MLK Day. Dates for each workshop are listed in its description.

COST 8-week workshops are $400, 16-week workshops are $800; all materials included. Tuition Assistance is available to qualifying families. Please contact us if you prefer to pay by check.

SCHOOL PICK UP We pick up every day from PS 261, PS 38, PS 10, PS 29, PS 32, PS 372, and Mary McDowell; we can pick up from other schools with a minimum of 3 students. When you add a workshop to your cart, you'll have a chance to indicate if you want pick up. Email kathryn@beamcenter.org with any questions about pick up.

SHUTTLE SERVICE After workshops each day, we run a shuttle to 51 Bergen St (in front of the Invisible Dog, half a block from the F/G at Bergen St). The shuttle arrives promptly at Bergen St at 5:55PM. The shuttles are $20 per kid for an 8-week workshop, and available on a first come, first-served basis; space is limited. Register for the shuttle here. Email kathryn@beamcenter.org with any questions.

By registering your child for Inventgenuity Workshops, you agree to all TERMS OF SERVICE.

PLEASE NOTE! TO COMPLETE YOUR REGISTRATION, YOU MUST FOLLOW THE CHECKOUT LINK IN THE UPPER RIGHT CORNER AFTER ADDING A WORKSHOP TO YOUR CART!

Current Winter Workshop Dates:

Mondays

11/23, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14, 12/21, 1/4, 1/11, 1/25. No workshops 12/28 for Winter Break or 1/18, MLK Day!

Tuesdays

11/24, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, 1/5, 1/12, 1/19, and 1/26. No workshops 12/22 or 12/29 for winter break!

Wednesdays

12/2, 12/9, 12/16, 1/6, 1/13, 1/20, and 1/27. No workshops 12/23 or 12/30 for Winter Break!

Thursdays

11/19, 12/3, 12/10, 12/17, 1/7, 1/14, 1/21, 1/28. No workshops 11/26 for Thanksgiving or 12/24 and 12/31 for Winter Break!


SPRING 2016: CYCLE 1 Starting the week of February 1

SPRING 2016: CYCLE 2 STARTING THE WEEK OF April 4