Anna's Arts for Kids

The vision of Anna’s Arts for Kids is to inspire effective change in local youth ages 5 to 13 through academic development, performing arts training, community service, environmental awareness, and health promotion and education.

WHAT YOU DO

Service learners seeking to assist with after-school tutoring and homework help should sign up for a weekly shift on Monday, Tuesday or Thursday. Those seeking to assist with arts activities should sign up for a weekly shift on Saturdays. Service learners seeking to assist with field trips should sign up for the Wednesday shift. 

*Students serving at AAK on Saturdays are expected to complete 1 Saturday volunteer shift per week over the course of the semester (for a total of 9 shifts)Therefore, students must be willing to serve more hours than most service learning courses require.

*Students serving at AAK during the week are expected to complete 1 shift per week over the course of the semester (for a total of 10 shifts). Therefore, students must be willing to serve more hours than most service learning courses require.

Click here for a list of dates for AAK's spring 2015 session.

WHAT YOU LEARN

Service learners can expect to receive hands-on training in child education. They will also learn about issues of poverty and its effect on children and the resourcefulness of children in overcoming the challenges that life presents. Service learners will learn what it means to be a role model for youth who aspire to go to college. 

INTERACTIONS

elementary school children • middle schoolers

PRESERVICE REQUIREMENTS

  1. Students interested in serving at AAK should be prepared to provide their resume for review.
  2. Attend a mandatory Safeguarding God's Children training.
  3. Students serving at AAK must pass a background check.

DAYS & TIMES

Program Days/Times
After-School Tutoring & Homework Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays 3:30-6:30pm
Arts Activities Saturdays 9-1pm or 1-5pm
Field Trips Wednesdays 3-7pm

 

TRANSPORTATION
St. Anna's Episcopal Church • 1313 Esplanade Ave.
Maps & directions

Biking • 30 min 
Public transit • 60 min 
Green Line shuttle • 60 min, schedule
Driving • 15 min

CONTACT
Adrienne Finucane
Director of Operations
adrienne@stannanola.org
504.947.2121 x 19

Darryl Durham
Program Director
darryl@stannanola.org
504.947.2121 x 19