Classes at the Zimmer Museum

The Zimmer Children’s Museum offers seven sessions of 14 to 15 weekly classes each, taught by qualified professionals with experience in arts education and early childhood development. The museum continues to expand its bilingual English/Spanish music & movement classes by offering three classes each week for infants to 3.5 year old, while offering language immersion classes in Japanese, Farsi, Spanish, French and Hebrew. Classes are age-specific (baby, toddler, pre-schooler, grade schooler) and offered in Art, Music & Movement, School Readiness and Language Immersion.

 

Questions?

Contact Sara at (323)761-8994 / sara@sharewell.org or

Marissa at (323)761-8993 / marissa@sharewell.org.

Classes at Zimmer West (Playa Vista)

The Zimmer Children’s Museum also offers off-site classes through the Zimmer West program at the So Fly Kids Academy of Dance in Playa Vista. In partnership with the local community of Playa Vista, Zimmer West offers weekly art classes and interactive classes for specific age groups.

 

Questions? 

Contact Marissa at (323)761-8993 / marissa@sharewell.org.

Classes for Babies (Infants – 15 months)

Please note that class offerings may vary depending on the session and location.
Not all classes will be offered every session at every location.

Baby ROCKeros:

Help develop your baby’s mind with this sensory-rich musical experience. We will explore new sounds that promote physical and language development through the use of age-appropriate instruments and our favorite children’s songs. Come hum, bounce, roll, and babble with us. It’s never too early to love music.

Ages: Infants – 18 months

crEATe:

In this edible art class, your little ones will develop fine and gross motor skills by exploring artistic techniques with a yummy twist! We’ll be incorporating edible materials for an entirely new crEATive experience!

Ages:  Infants – 18 months        

Sensational Splash!:

Explore the wondrous waterways with your little ones! With tactile water and sensory play, you and your little one are sure to create a sensational splash!  Activities include: Sand & water play, bubbles, ocean sensory bins.  

Ages: Crawlers – 18 months

Sensation City:

Come enjoy sensory exploration with your little one. This class encourages the natural tactile exploration of babies and toddlers through stations of various sensory activities. From smooth to silky, sandy to gooey, your little ones will celebrate diverse textures and tastes through visits to different parts of our “city”!

Ages: Crawlers – 18 months

Classes for Toddlers (1.5 – 2.5 years)

Please note that class offerings may vary depending on the session and location.
Not all classes will be offered every session at every location.

Toddler Town:

Be the talk of the town as your little one preps for preschool! In this class, your little one will learn new words and engage in a variety of activities to build social, language, and intellectual skills. Learn new vocabulary through songs, refine motor skills through music & movement, explore creativity through art, build confidence with routine, and more! Perfect for any overachieving toddler ready to run the town!

Ages: 1.5 – 2.5 years

Toddler Town Spanish/ Japanese/ French/ Farsi:

Be the talk of the town as your little one preps for preschool! In this class, your little one will learn new words in Spanish/ Japanese/ French/ Farsi and engage in a variety of activities to build social, language, and intellectual skills. Learn new vocabulary through songs, refine motor skills through music & movement, explore creativity through art, build confidence with routine, and more! Perfect for any overachieving toddler ready to run the town!

Ages: 1.5 – 2.5 years  

Pequeños ROCKeros:

Are you ready to rock?! Join the Zimmer’s very own resident rock star Luis for a rockin’ great time! Your little ones will bounce out to rock anthems, strengthen vocals on the mic, style up with some shades and more! A great mix of art, music & movement with a rockin’ bilingual twist!

Ages: 1.5 – 3.5 years  

Messy Masterpieces:

Let your child’s inner artist emerge! Explore different artistic media and processes with the ultimate hands-on fun! Each week, take home your child’s masterpiece and add it to your at-home gallery!

Ages: 1.5 – 4.5 years    

Classes for Preschoolers (2.5 – 4.5 years)

Please note that class offerings may vary depending on the session and location.
Not all classes will be offered every session at every location.

Lights, Camera, Create!:

Calling all creators! This action-packed class combines art-making, dramatic play, theatrical games, storytelling, and performance to build your little big star’s imagination! Come learn and PLAY, in a theatrical kind of way!

Ages: 2 – 4 years

Messy Masterpieces:

Let your child’s inner artist emerge! Explore different artistic media and processes with the ultimate hands-on fun! Each week, take home your child’s masterpiece and add it to your at-home gallery!

Ages: 1.5 – 4.5 years

Pequeños ROCKeros:

Are you ready to rock?! Join the Zimmer’s very own resident rock star Luis for a rockin’ great time! Your little ones will bounce out to rock anthems, strengthen vocals on the mic, style up with some shades and more! A great mix of art, music & movement with a rockin’ bilingual twist!

Ages: 1.5 – 3.5 years  


Preschool Prep (DROP-OFF):

Take the next step with Preschool Prep! This class will help ease the transition for both you and your little one to help get everyone ready for Pre-K. The Zimmer’s own ECE specialists will work with students to build social, emotional, and intellectual skills through a variety of hands-on play!

Ages: 2.5 – 3.5 years (must be potty proficient)

Scholarships

The Zimmer Children’s Museum by ShareWell offers scholarships to families who qualify. To apply, download the Scholarship Request Form here or contact Sara at sara@sharewell.org323-761-8994.