Story Alive!

1 Carter Green
Carmel, IN 46032
Dates: July 15, 2022 - August 19, 2022
Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
Phone: 317.843.3800
Time: 10:00 AM
Price: Tickets start at $15
  • Overview

    Story Alive! is an early-learning program that uses storytelling, music, movement and crafting as an introduction to arts appreciation. The sessions draw from performing arts-themed books and a wide variety of music to teach creative movement. To wrap up each session, the participants have an opportunity to express themselves by creating take-home craft projects related to each week’s story. Come to the Center with your preschooler to help bring the Story Alive! 

    • Designed for ages 4 to 6.
    • Participation is limited to 10 children, with a minimum of five required to offer the class.
    • Craft supplies will be available for all registered children.
    • Cost: $60 for all six class sessions or $15 for each single session.
      • Come to one session or all six! Register for the entire series and get two sessions free. 

    July 15 – Corduroy Takes a Bow

    Come see a world-class concert hall with your preschooler in this week’s Story Alive! Kids are encouraged to bring their favorite bear toys for this session, which starts with a reading about a little girl’s first visit to a theater. We will then tour the Palladium concert hall and make some “beary” special crafts. 

    July 22 – The Night Before Christmas

    Come celebrate Christmas in July with your preschooler at Story Alive! This session starts with a reading of The Night Before Christmas, followed by moving along to holiday-themed music, practicing the Freeze Dance and making crafts.  

    July 29 – The Wild Symphony

    Come be a musical animal at this week’s Story Alive! This session starts with a reading of The Wild Symphony. Then we’ll get the wiggles out by jumping like animals to classical music from the story, followed by craft time. 

    August 5 – Goldi Rocks and the Three Bears

    Come be a rock star at this week’s Story Alive! This session starts with a reading of Goldi Rocks and the Three Bears. Then we will play percussion instruments to classic rock tunes and conclude by creating a take-home music related craft.  

    August 12 – Octopus’s Garden

    Come rock out like a sea creature at this week’s Story Alive! This session starts with a reading of Octopus’s Garden. Next, we’ll create take-home “under the sea” crafts and conclude by moving like underwater sea creatures to classic Beatles tunes.  

    August 19 – The Ugly Duckling

    Come be a graceful swan in this week’s Story Alive! The session will start with a reading of The Ugly Duckling. Then we’ll move around to ballet-themed music and practice being graceful. We’ll conclude by making take-home duckling crafts. 

    *All information is accurate at the time of posting – content is subject to change.

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