Inspiring children to build on their natural curiosity by teaching engineering concepts through hands-on learning.

 


 

STEAM at the DeVos-Blum Family YMCA 
 

Youth Art and STEAM Class 
Young artists will have the opportunity to explore various artistic elements by using different forms of art and science including drawing, painting, sculpture, engineering and more. They will learn to discover and understand the world around them through open-ended art and science projects.

Classes are suitable for ALL skill levels! Sessions start October 17th! For more session information, click HERE!
 

AGES: 5-12
WHEN: Saturdays, 11am - 12pm 
COST: Members: $50 / Non-Members: $80 / After school participant: $30
 

To register, please contact: Sandra DeJesus 
 


 

STEAM at the Peter Blum Family YMCA programs are currently not running. Please check back at a later date. 


Young Engineers STEAM Enrichment Program 
The Young Engineers' program helps improve fine motor skills, visual-spatial skills, creative thinking, social skills, and so much more! Children ages 4-13 can participate in a unique award-winning program that is aimed at inspiring young minds and nurturing a spirit of innovation. 

Big Builders (4-6 year-olds) 
Engineers will use large size K`Nex "bricks" to construct movable machines, models of living create and structures emphasizing geometric shapes. 
WHEN: Fridays 3 pm - 3:45 pm
8 weekly classes, 45-minute sessions
COST: $150 Y members/ $200 Non-members
*Each child receives a building kit at the start of each session. 


Bricks Challenge (7-13 years old) 
Engineers will use Lego product, ALGOBRIX, that teaches them intuitive hands-on coding. 
WHEN: Fridays 4 pm - 5 pm
8 weekly classes, 60-minute session
COST: $200 Y member/ $250 Non-member

Students will learn to code in 3 simple steps:

  1. Build a LEGO model

  2. Build a line of code

  3. Press the play button

To register, contact: Kevenique Allen (561) 237-0933