Chenery Workshops

We are happy to announce BASEC @ Chenery Fall Workshop session!

Please review this catalogue of classes to learn more about the enriching workshops being offered at BASEC @ Chenery!

Workshops begin the Week of September 30 and continue through the week of December 16 (Select classes are full year–please see Workshop descriptions). Please see dates below for Workshops of interest.

Please be sure to enroll quickly–spaces are limited and fill quickly!

*Please Note: Due to high-demand for specific classes, your child will only be enrolled in a workshop when a payment has been made. Sign-ups are based on a first-come, first-served basis.

With the exception of Friday, which is open to any student, your student must be enrolled in BASEC after school on the day a class is requested. Please be sure to speak to Danielle (below) for more info.

Private piano lessons are available on Wednesdays, as well. Please email Danielle (below) for more information.

If you have any question concerning our workshops and curriculum, please email:
Danielle Greene: danielle.greene@belmontbasec.org

Monday Workshops

Karate

in: Chenery on: Monday
meets: 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Come join our exciting karate class! Learn how to properly perform karate kicks, punches, and blocks. Also participate in fun karate obstacle courses and karate...
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Flight Engineering

in: Chenery on: Monday
meets: 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Are you interested in how things fly? Want to build different types of airplanes, helicopters, and more? In this workshop we will be building a...
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Video Games from Scratch

in: Chenery on: Monday
meets: 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Do you love to play video games? Have you ever wondered how they are made? In this workshop we will be using Scratch, a coding...
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Stop Motion Animation

in: Chenery on: Monday
meets: 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 time: 3:30-4:30

Have you ever drawn a picture or molded something out of clay and wished you could see it run, jump, dance, or turn into a...
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Magic: The Gathering

in: Chenery on: Monday
meets: 9/30, 10/7, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16 time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

This workshop is for students who have experience with Magic: The Gathering and are looking to improve with game strategy and deck construction. The best...
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Tuesday Workshops

Women in Art!

in: Chenery on: Tuesday
meets: 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 11/26 time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

This class will focus specifically on the artistic contributions of women, and students will create their own pieces in the style of these amazing artists!...
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Model UN (Delegate Level)

in: Chenery on: Tuesday
meets: 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19 time: 3:00 - 4:00 PM

We face many challenges in the world we live in, but together we can overcome them. The basis of Model U.N. is working together in...
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Hip Hop

in: Chenery on: Tuesday
meets: 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29, 11/5, 11/12, 11/19, 11/26 time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Led by professional recording/performing artist MC Kabir Sen, the hip hop music class is a fun, collaborative experience that features a mix of songwriting, beat-making...
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Wednesday Workshops

Robotics

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11 *** Please note on dates where there are offsite field trips class will be held upon arrival back at school. time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Are you interested in building a robot and writing code? In this workshop we will be working with GoPiGo robots. Students will be working in...
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Fantasy Football

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11 *** Please note on dates where there are offsite field trips class will be held upon arrival back at school. time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Come create your own fantasy football team by joining our fantasy football league. Students will conduct a draft to select their teams and will be...
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Dungeons and Dragons Session 2

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11 *** Please note on dates where there are offsite field trips class will be held upon arrival back at school. time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Are you a fan of magic, adventure, or fantasy? If you said yes to any (or all) of these then D&D is the workshop for...
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Video Production

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11, 12/18 *** Please note on dates where there are offsite field trips class will be held upon arrival back at school. time: 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Extra Extra! There’s lots to read all about in BASEC, and this workshop will bring the stories to the screen. Students will develop their own...
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Beatmaking

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/30, 11/20, 12/11, 12/18 time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

In this Music Production class, we will be learning how to cultivate our creativity into sounds, and form funky beats. We will work on top...
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Parkour

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20 *** Please note on dates where there are offsite field trips class will be held upon arrival back at school. time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Parkour is non-competitive sport using movement that developed using obstacle training. Practitioners aim to quickly and efficiently overcome obstacles in their environment, using only their...
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Dungeons & Dragons Session 1

in: Chenery on: Wednesday
meets: 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 12/4, 12/11 ***Please note on dates where there are offsite field trips the class will be held from 11:15-12:15. time: 2:30 - 3:30 PM

Are you a fan of magic, adventure, or fantasy? If you said yes to any (or all) of these then D&D is the workshop for...
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Thursday Workshops

Chess

in: Chenery on: Thursday
meets: 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12 time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Chess is the ultimate game of strategic skill, competition, and fun. The object of the game is to put the opponent’s king under a direct...
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Strategy Games

in: Chenery on: Thursday
meets: 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12 time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Build a kingdom, become a medieval merchant, or take a trip across ancient Japan as you learn and play games such as Carcassonne, Splendor, and...
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Special Effects Lab

in: Chenery on: Thursday
meets: 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12 time: 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

In this workshop, students will be creating their own characters through the study of special effects makeup and mask making. They will use new skill...
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LARP

in: Chenery on: Thursday
meets: 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7, 11/14, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12 time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Learn to be a hero at the Evenda Heroes Academy! You will learn how to discover and develop the hidden legend within as you learn...
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Friday Workshops

Dragonfly Tales

in: Chenery on: Friday
meets: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 12/6, 12/13 time: 3:30 - 4:30 PM

Conversations between readers about books and creating their own tales! Instructor: Adele Clements Wilson  
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Model UN (Ambassador Level)

in: Chenery on: Friday
meets: 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15,11/22, with 10 additional weeks in the Spring. time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

We face many challenges in the world we live in, but together we can overcome them. The basis of Model U.N. is working together in...
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BASEC Records

in: Chenery on: Friday
meets: Yearlong Workshop starting 10/4 time: 2:30pm - 4:00pm

We are making a record (again)! In this year-long workshop, students will work together to write and record a second original album with Performing Arts...
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LARP Games

in: Chenery on: Friday
meets: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 12/6, 12/13 time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Learn to be a hero at the Evenda Heroes Academy! You will learn how to discover and develop the hidden legend within as you learn...
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Chef in Training

in: Chenery on: Friday
meets: 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/22, 12/6, 12/13 time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Whether you love to cook or want to learn to cook, this is the class for you! Each week we will alternate between a sweet...
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