2019 - 2020 After School Sessions and Camps

As usual we're excited to offer several after school sessions and summer camps to engage, educate, and entertain Central Vermont's creative kids. Looking forward to seeing you there!

LEGO Build After School Sessions

For ages 7 - 12 3:15 pm – 5:00 pm $15.00 to $30.00 per day - sliding scale
September 30th - October 4th - Session I
January 6th - January 10th - Session II
April 6th - April 10th - Session III (not confirmed)
Our popular summer camp transforms this year for three one-week after school sessions, featuring creative construction play, games, and outdoor fun. Working alone or in groups and fueled by their own imagination, participants will build a colorful, collaborative world of their own. Led by college sophomore and experienced program counselor Sean Sullivan, this camp will elevate your child’s building skills! Limit 8 students per day. Walking bus from UES!

Register and submit payment for the Session I here

Games, Games, and more Games!

with local artist and TW Wood’s After School Arts program director, Ellis Jacobson

For ages 7–12
8:30­am–4pm
June 22nd - June 26th Session I
July 6th - July 10th Session II

$270/week
Registration is not open until April 2020

Come have summer fun with Ellis at River Rock School being active, cerebral, and creative! Enjoy playing games including Ping-Pong, chess, tabletop games, cards, strategy games, creative group games, and more! A great balance between active and intellectual, Games camp will explore cooperation, coordination, strategic thinking, and friendly competition. We will have Ping-Pong tournaments, learn new games, and revisit some classics. Each day will include time for outdoor play and snacks.

LEGO Build Camps

with local artist and TW Wood’s After School Arts program director, Ellis Jacobson

For ages 7–12
8:30­am–4:00pm
July 13th - July 17th Session I
July 29th - July 24th Session II
$270/week
Registration is not open until April 2020

Our popular summer standby returns this year for two one-week sessions, featuring creative construction play, games, and outdoor fun for kids ages 7 to 12. Working alone or in groups and fueled by their own imagination, participants will build a colorful, collaborative world of their own. Led by local artist and experienced program director Ellis Jacobson, this camp will elevate your child's building skills and take their summer to the next level.

Ellis Jacobson Bio:
Ellis Jacobson is a theater artist, sculptor, and arts educator. He has toured and performed internationally, and has directed fully-staged puppet opera with award winning soloists from the Metropolitan Opera and the New York City Opera. His sculpted masks have been featured in performances in the United States, France, Italy, and Mexico. The Vermont Times Argus called his 2014 original solo comedy, Adapted from Samuel Beckett, “elegant and effective” and “more than entertaining, it was touching.” He was an Artist in Residence with the Vermont Arts Council for many years and was the founder and gallerist of Artpath Gallery in Burlington, Vermont 2002-2009. He was a trustee of the T.W. Wood Gallery in Montpelier, Vermont for a number of years where he was the Chair of the Visual Arts Committee and frequent curator. Jacobson has been a curator/presenter and lecturer at the Provincetown Arts Association and Museum. He is currently the Director of After School Arts at the T. W. Wood Gallery.

River Rock School welcomes students of any race, gender, sexual orientation, color, creed, religion, class, national or ethnic origin, and does not discriminate on the basis of any of these in the administration of any of its programs.