Art, Legos & Cooking Classes

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AlphaMinds Academy
Address: The Hudson School, 601 Park Avenue
Phone: 201-844-8535
Offers classes in art exploration and art history for Preschoolers - 5th Graders.

Creative Groove Studio
Address: 1400 Clinton Street, Hoboken
Creative Groove Studio offers ArtBeats, an art and music class for 18 month to 3 year olds and MADD About Creativity, a music, art, dance and drama class for 18 month to 3 year olds.

Dance & Vintage Crafts
Address: 123 Jefferson St., Hoboken
For ages 6-10, kids tap their creative juices, share inspiration and learn new skills.  Introduces vintage concepts with hands-on projects using a variety of materials. Crafting is combined with Modern Dance to stimulate creativity and improvisation. Kids have the opportunity to present a vintage crafts exhibition and perform a dance choreography.

The DIY Joint
Address: 600 Palisade Avenue, Union City
Phone: 201-689-4922
The DIY Joint is a one of a kind wood shop. We provide the platform for our students to rediscover a basic human need; the drive to create using one’s hands. All skill levels are welcome at The DIY Joint. It doesn’t matter if you have never picked up a power tool in your life, or are simply looking for a studio to express your master craftsmanship. Our projects are as thorough as they are fun. If you are looking to pick up a new hobby and get in touch with your creative side, consider our woodworking lessons if you are in the West New York or New Jersey areas.

EatMetal, Inc.
Address: 720 Monroe Street, Suite E-511
Phone: 201-926-9620
Kids ages 8 and up will be taught basic knowledge of jewelry/ metal smithing tools and a variety of materials.

Hoboken's 3D Creator
Address:  n/a (online workshop)
Contact:  Nicola Hoelzl (
Online workshop for students ages 7-70 to create their own 3d models with cloud-based computing. Lessons are designed to extend the capabilities of the software with 3rd party websites and the workshop includes on-call support for any questions.

Hugs & Bugs Club
Address: 1200 Washington Street, Hoboken
Phone: 201-253-0449
Dress for mess! Little ones are encouraged to explore their world through sensory play, socialization and American Sign Language. These "Mommy and Me" classes are grouped into various age groups for newborns to 2 1/2 years old.

Lady Lucas
Phone: 929-900-4572
Could your child use some more imaginative creativity in his or her life? Lady Lucas offers private home art lessons to children ages 3.5 - 14 years in Jersey City, Hoboken and lower Manhattan. With over 12 years of teaching experience and a professional career in illustration, Ashley is the perfect teacher for children at all levels on their creative journey. Her bespoke classes are fun, memorable and perfect for both boys and girls in the New York metro area.

Pinta & Play™
Address: 1200 Park Ave, Hoboken
For toddlers 18 months to 3 years old, Pinta & Play is the perfect class for getting little ones tuned in to their creative and artistic abilities. Weaves together arts and craft projects and Spanish language - all designed to stimulate cognitive, social and artistic development.

Urban Arts
Address: 720 Monroe Street, Suites E-204 & E-206
Phone: 201-222-5400
Provides a creative and nurturing environment where students use the visual arts as a vehicle for self-expression and discovery. Offers toddler through adult classes.


Bricks 4 Kidz
Address: 720 Monroe Street, Suite E-505
Phone: 201-747-7070
Programs for students to build unique creations, play games, and have loads of fun using LEGO® bricks. The activities are designed to trigger young children’s lively imaginations and build their self-confidence.

Block Party at the Hoboken Public Library
Address: Hoboken Public Library (500 Park Avenue)
Phone: 201-420-2348
Lego building class every Thursday afternoon for children ages 4+.


Hudson Table
Address: 1403 Clinton Street
Phone:  201-420-0707
Culinary studio with classes for all ages, abilities and interests. Offer a variety of classes, from chef-hosted classes to international cuisine, making baby-friendly food for your littlest one to mini-chef classes for the chef-in-training.

Key Element Learning
Address:  338 Grove Street, Jersey City
Phone: 201-200-1160
Mini Chefs-in-Training class has kids prepare delicious, healthy, seasonally inspired dishes in this hands-on, culinary arts immersion class. Kids explore culture and cuisines by measuring, mixing ingredients, and creating dishes from around the world!

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