HOW IT WORKS
The Dream Center houses internal and outside programming that is specifically designed for catalytic change in our area. Dream Center Programming is ALWAYS FREE and can be enrolled in via our website. Only our current classes are available for online registration. Classes are generally available for online registration TWO TO THREE WEEKS before they begin.
To sign up for a class, please fill out the adjacent form. We only respond if the class is full. Please consider yourself confirmed if you do not receive a response. Please note, day of classes are filled on a first come, first served basis.
WANT TO PRODUCE YOUR SHOW FOR THE UPLOAD LIVE?
Writers, Producers, Content Creators, Directors, Bands, Musicians, & All Creatives:
This is for you!
THE UPLOAD LIVE IS CURRENTLY ON A HIATUS.
DREAM CENTER PROGRAMS
The Dream Center is starting to offer on-site programming in addition to online programming at this time. To learn more and register for our online programs head to our Virtual Programs page.
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AGE: 10-12 YEARS OLD
SATURDAYs | 9AM – 11AM
JULY 9 – AUG 13, 2022
Back by popular demand, this summer The Dream Center is once again teaming up with Finer Life Golf Foundation to teach youth the game of golf.
The free program is open to boys and girls between 10-12 years old for six weeks of fun on the green. Participants will be picked up at FCBC (116th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd) on Saturday mornings and then taken to the golf facility. Breakfast and transportation is included in this free program.
Space is limited. You must commit to the entire six weeks.
Finer Life Golf Foundation is a nonprofit with a mission to establish a new genre of golf enthusiasts by increasing the exposure and accessibility of the sport to children. Learn more about the organization at finerlifegolf.org.
AGE: 8th – 12th Graders (12-18 years old)
TUESDAYs | 4PM – 5:30PM ET
MAY 3 – JUNE 28, 2022
The Dream Center + The HOPE Center launch SNAPSHOT, Youth Photography Program this spring.
This 9-week, free program will introduce youth to photography as an art form and vehicle of self-expression.
Eighth -12th grade participants will learn photography fundamentals while developing self-reliance and giving voice to the experiences of youth around social justice and anti-racism.
Snapshot culminates in an (1) In-person Exhibition; (2) Online Exhibition; (3) Portfolio; and (4) Printed Photobook.
Space is limited.
FADE IN. YOUTH WRITERS LAB
THE UPTOWN COLLECTIVE CONTENT
AGE: 12-18 years old
THURSDAYs | 4PM – 5:30PM ET
MAY 19 – JUNE 16, 2022
The Uptown Collective helps youth connect to their creativity through the craft of screenwriting. Fade In. will introduce young people, 12-18 years old, with an interest in screenwriting to the basics. Participants will write a short script and then hear their work at a table read with professional actors. Space is limited.