Arts & Education

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Immersing yourself or a child in the arts and in educational programming is a great way to lead a more fulfilling and enriching life. Whether it’s learning to play an instrument or read music, or taking a shot at singing, dancing, or acting, there is a place to develop your talent and pursue your dreams here at The Kroc Center.

If the fine arts are more for you, classes in sculpting, drawing and painting are also available for you to create your masterpiece. Our state-of-the-art performance and studio spaces allow artists to hone their skills and showcase their work.

Jonathon Weller

Education & Fine Arts Specialist | 217-231-5641

Jonathon Weller is a professional singer who has extensive experience in performing a wide variety of music. He will meet you where you’re at now and help you grow. Contact him today to find the time and day that works the best with your schedule.

Want to teach a class? Would you like to suggest a class to be offered? Please let us know!

Benefits of Private Music Lessons

• Provide instruction that meets the specific learning style of each student

• With a private instructor, a student learns the fundamentals of playing much more quickly

• Students will discover what new music to explore and what goals to pursue

• Siblings (or friends!) can have fun together while enhancing their music skills

How to Register

Simply work with the Education & Fine Arts Specialist Jonathon Weller to find the time and day that works the best with your schedule. Contact him at at 217-231-5641 or at Jonathon.Weller@USC.SalvationArmy.org

Music Lessons

GUITAR ⋅ VOICE ⋅ UKULELE ⋅ PIANO

BRASS ⋅ WOODWIND ⋅ PERCUSSION

Private and group music lessons are available for all levels. No matter if you are a beginner or advanced, we can help you reach your next level! Pricing is for six (30- minute) lessons.

Voice Lessons

Private voice lessons are a great way for singers of all ages and abilities to improve their singing. Education and Fine Arts Specialist and Voice Lessons Instructor Jonathon Weller is a professional singer who has extensive experience in performing a wide variety of music and will meet you where you’re at now and help you grow. Beginners (10+) through adults and budding professionals will work on good vocal technique, music reading & theory, and solo repertoire.

Choose from virtual, in-person private, or group voice lessons!

Join local photographer, Rachel Hahn (ig: @photographyrachelb) as she leads a introduction to photography class!

Photography

$23 Gold | $25 Silver | $30 Non

Do you want to become a better photographer? Join local photographer, Rachel Hahn (ig: @photographyrachelb) as she leads a introduction to photography class. You’ll learn the basics of image composition, camera features, and editing. Whether you have a basic phone camera or a top of the line DSLR that you want to learn to use better, this class is for you! Ages 14+. Held in Meadows A.

Tuesdays, November 16-December 7 |  6–7:30pm

REGISTER NOW ONLINE or call 222-5762!

Fine Arts Classes

Video Production

$23 Gold | $25 Silver | $30 Non

Have you ever wanted to learn how to create your own movies and professional looking videos? Join former KHQA news anchor, Chad Douglas, as he leads a class taking you from concept to finished product!

Bring either a video camera or a smartphone so that you can capture your own footage. All the equipment for editing the video will be provided. Open to all experience levels. Ages 14+. Held in Bluffs D.

Wednesdays, September 15-October 6 | 6–7:30pm

REGISTER NOW ONLINE or call 222-5762!

Paint NIghts

$25 Gold | $27 Silver | $35 Non (Prices are per night)

Artists of all abilities, beginners through advanced, will walk away from this class with a completed painting on a 12×12 canvas. All supplies and materials will be provided. Feel free to bring your own snacks to eat during the class! Great class for groups of friends looking for a fun night out or couples looking for a date night. Ages 14+.

Tuesdays, November 16, December 14

REGISTER NOW ONLINE or call 222-5762!

Browse Current Program Offerings & Class Schedules

October Class Schedule
NOTE: Non-members call 217-222-KROC to set up your Kroc account.

2021 Fall Program Guide
To see the upcoming schedules for The Kroc Center’s activities, check out the 2022 Fall Program Guide, Class Schedule, or visit our online registration system and click the “Get Started Here” button.

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