Alliance for the Arts
The Alliance for the Arts is always adding new and exciting classes for all ages and skill levels. Youth classes include Hula Dance (ages 3 – 9) starting Aug. 4. Free Family ArtLab is set for Aug. 19 from 10 a.m. – noon. TikTok Tuesdays for Tweens (ages 10 – 16) will be Aug. 15 from 6 – 8 p.m. Tierra & Friends World Movement & Music (ages 0 – 6) starts Aug. 10. Manga painting and Pizza is Aug. 17 from 6 – 8 p.m. Call or visit online today to register.
10091 McGregor Blvd., Fort Myers
www.artinlee.org • 239-939-2787
Arts Bonita Dance Academy
Fall classes start August 22. We welcome kids ages 21/2 to18 to the Arts Bonita Dance Academy featuring classes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Broadway and more! Join today and experience a world where dreams come true, friendships flourish, and self-confidence soars. Whether you’re a budding ballerina, a rhythmic tapper, or a jazz enthusiast, our classes are designed to suit dancers of all levels, from beginners to advanced. Sign up online today, or call the office to take advantage of our multiple class discounts. Register online or call.
Performing Arts Center
10150 Bonita Beach Road, Bonita Springs
239-495-8989 • www.ArtCenterBonita.org
Coast Elite Gymnastics
Ready to get your kids moving while having fun? Put Coast Elite on your back to school schedule. Our 12,000 square foot, air-conditioned facility is fully equipped with state of the art gymnastics apparatus. Highlights include in-ground foam block and Resi landing pits, 30ft. Tumble-Track training trampoline and 18’ climbing ropes. We offer preschool, recreational, and women’s competitive gymnastics. Also, offering cheer-based classes (tumbling and cheer basics for 5-17 year olds and boys classes. Check out our Friday night Open gym & weekday morning Toddler open gym + our Ninja based classes! Coast Elite is a great after school activity for kids of all ages and helps strength and coordination with any sport!
6360 Arc Way #1B, Fort Myers
239-936-8467 • www.coastelite.com
Curtain Call Studios
Find your spotlight at Curtain Call Studios! Curtain Call Studios is a performing arts studio dedicated to providing quality training in voice, piano, musical theatre, dance, acting and more. We offer classes and lessons after school with all new class offerings this year. You can’t skip the training if you want to get the role! You can enroll in classes online today.
FM Twirlers Baton Lessons
Baton lessons in Lee County. Come out and twirl with us. Twirling is good for all age! Please text for more details:
239-747-3760 OR email FMtwirlers@myyahoo.com
Fort Myers Theatre
Registration is underway for our youth theatre programs. Sign up today for The Music Man Kids (performances will be Sept. 22-23, 29-30) and Annie Kids (performances will be Nov. 4 – 5). Auditions will be held Aug. 5 from 1 – 3 p.m. for Disney’s Aladdin Jr. (performances Nov. 17-18). Auditions for Fiddler on the Roof Jr. will be held Aug. 6 from 1 – 3 p.m. (performances Dec. 2). Register online. We also offer homeschool programs.
16120 San Carlos Blvd #5, Fort Myers
www.FtMyersTheatre.com • 239-323-6570
Full Steam Ahead
The smartest choice you can make after school is back for another year! Full STEAM Ahead is Southwest Florida’s premier STEM and Arts enrichment program. Our after school STEAM students practice problem solving, develop tech and art skills, and cultivate creativity daily through small class lessons involving robotics, coding, science, engineering, music technology, art, Minecraft, Roblox, and much more. Programs run Mon – Thurs from 3-6pm, and start at $25/day. Transportation available from select schools.
239-689-3602 • info@fullsteamaheadFL.com
Gulf Coast Music
Gulf Coast Music School offers Suzuki and traditional private lessons and group classes for violin, viola, cello, flute & recorder for beginning through advanced level, ages 4-104. Since 1988, we have offered year round classes, exciting performance opportunities, and a fun summer program. Call us for more info.
239-994-8628 • www.gulfcoastmusic.org
Enrolling now for first Semester! Gulfshore Ballet is Southwest Florida’s premier non-for profit school of Classical Ballet. With and internationally acclaimed teaching faculty. GSB offers students the unique opportunity to study with professional instructors of the highest caliber. By combining Cuban, America and Russian technique, GSB provides excellent training and versatility. We offer classes from Pre-Ballet to Pre-Professional levels. firstname.lastname@example.org
www.gsballet.org • 239-590-6191
Jump into fall at Southern Starz Gymnastics. Our Little Starz gymnastics program is geared toward gymnasts 1 – 5 years. These Starz will focus on beginning gymnastics skills while having fun in our 11,000 square foot facility. We offer gymnastic classes, tumbling classes, boys gymnastics and competitive gymnastics.
915 SE 11th Place, Cape Coral
SWFL Dance Academy
We provide quality training in a positive environment. Our classes are offered for all ages from 2 – 18. Our after school classes begin at 3:30 and have different levels offered at different times. We provide an area for parents to observe their children via closed circuit system. We offer a wide variety of genres of dance ranging from ballet, jazz, hip-hop, acro, cheerleading skills, tap, lyrical, and contemporary. They will not only create friendships that will last a lifetime, but also gain skills that will help them through all seasons of life. Swfldanceacademy@gmail.com Or follow along on Instagram at swfldanceacademy or ericaswfldanceacademy
12220 Towne Lake Drive, Fort Myers
After school and time for the pool. Swimtastic Swim School offers afternoon and early evening lesson times for swimmers to stay active after learning all day. Experience the difference, where “Smart Fish Swim in Schools.”
239-471-3035 • www.swimtastic.com
Xtreme League Martial Arts
XLMA’s Master Raphael Ruiz teaches the traditional, Olympic style Taekwondo. We are proud to be a family owned and operated business. Xtreme League Martial Arts offers an exciting After School program, Summer Camp, and Day Camps. We are located in Bay Crossings Shopping Center.
26251 S. Tamiami Trail Ste 18, Bonita Springs
239-877-3738 or 239-287-4836
After school programs at the Y keep kids safe, introduce them to new friends and activities and are focused on safety, health, social growth and academic enrichment. Children are placed in age-appropriate groups and take part in a daily rotation of activities that include homework time, arts & crafts, guest speakers, enrichment programs/specialty clubs, physical fitness activities, learning centers and much more. The Y also provides a nutritious daily snack.
27200 Kent Road, Bonita Springs
239-221-7560 • www.ymcaswfl.org
1360 Royal Palm Square Blvd., Fort Myers
239-275-9622 • www.ymcaswfl.org