EDUCATION/CLASSES

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

Each year, over 1,200 children and adults enroll in The Umbrella’s 175 classes and workshops. From drawing, painting, sculpture, pottery, stained glass, and mixed media art, to dance, movement, yoga, and wellness, to drama, art history, and creative writing, we offer something for everyone. Our courses are taught by professional artists with years of teaching experience.  We also offer extremely popular summer and school vacation programs.

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WEATHER CANCELLATIONS

 
All of The Umbrella classes follow the Concord Public Schools and Town of Concord closings, delays, and holidays.  No classes will be held on Concord Public School snow days and holidays. In the event of a delayed opening of the Concord Public Schools, all morning classes at The Umbrella will be cancelled; classes beginning after 12 noon will run on schedule.  Make-up classes will be scheduled.  Please check your local news source for the most up to date information.

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HOW TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS

 
Register online with Family ID.

For questions regarding registration email, Jason Springer at jspringer@emersonumbrella.org or call 978.371.0820 ext 202.

 
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POLICIES

 

PAYMENT:  A program spot is reserved only when payment is received.  Tuition must be paid in full at the time of registration.  Tuition includes a $15 non-refundable registration fee.  The preferred method of payment is by credit card online using Paypal and Family ID.  If it is necessary to register with The Umbrella office accepted payment options are VISA, MasterCard, check or money order payable to The Umbrella Center for the Arts, and cash.

 

 

BEHAVIOUR:  The Director of Education reserves the right to dismiss a student from the program when, in his sole judgment, the student’s behavior interferes with the rights of others, the smooth functioning of the group or the activity.

 

 

MEDIA CONSENT: The Umbrella programs are occasionally photographed or videotaped. Enrollment in a program authorizes The Umbrella to have, use, publish, and reproduce photographs, slides, moving pictures, or video of you or your children and/or artwork for it promotional and public relations purposes.  Please contact us if you do not want you or your child to be photographed or such photographs to be published.

 

 

ACCESSIBILITY: All areas of our building are wheelchair accessible. A wheelchair accessible bathroom is located on the third floor. Wheelchair access and handicapped parking are located on the right side of the building at the rear. Hearing impaired people may call voice/TDD 1.800.439.0183 for assistance.

 

 

REFUND POLICY: Tuition, less a $15 registration fee, will be refunded through the second week of the session. No refunds will be issued thereafter.

 

 

TUITION ASSISTANCE: Tuition assistance for students with financial need is available. Please contact the Education Director at 978.371.0820

 

 

NOTE:  Additional Policies and Agreements apply to SAUU 2013 please refer to online text.

 

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