BUTLER – ADULT

Ages 18 & over

NEW

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Theater in the Workplace Transition Program
For ages 21+

This new program provides adults who have aged out of the school system & have not yet achieved the skills necessary to move into the workforce an opportunity to attend a theater vocational development program. Theater in the Workplace will focus on theater-related jobs and skills for career development. Learn & practice vocational skills in the theater industry taught by a series of professionals.

Skills that will be worked on:
• Interpersonal Skills
• Communication Strategies
• Customer Service
• Teamwork
• Problem Solving
• Community Participation
• Technology/Media

Theater jobs we will learn & practice:
• Box Office
• House Manager
• Usher
• Concessions
• Prop & Costume Crew
• Stage Crew
• Fundraising

Additional Information:
• 2-year program enrollment
• Weekly class runs 2.5 hours per day

Cohort 1: Wednesday 3:30-6:00 pm | Sunday 1:30-4:00 pm
Cohort 2: Monday & Friday 10:00 am-12:30 pm
(schedule subject to change for intern experience during SYJCC plays)

• This program will include field experience with the plays at the SYJCC 600-person theater.
• Small group cohorts

Monthly Tuition $800 per month

To sign up, please contact Sharon Hanover, x139, [email protected] or Caitlyn Fusco, x142, [email protected]

WEEKEND

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Saturday Night Out

For young adults & adults.

Enjoy a fun night out with your friends at the Suffolk Y JCC participating in sports, swim, art, games, and more!

Saturdays | 6:30-9:00 pm

May 4, 2024– Spring Fling
Come join us for a night of dancing and hanging with friends!

May 18, 2024– Trivia/Board Games Night
Come join us for an evening full of interactive trivia games!

June 1, 2024– A Very Unbirthday
It may or may not be anyone’s birthday this evening, but we will party and celebrate as if its everyone’s!

June 8, 2024– Hawaiian Luau
Get ready to kick into Summer/Tropical mode. Come dressed in your finest Hawaiian attire.

Member $30 per class
Non-Member $42 per class

Registration needs to be completed no later than the Friday before each program date.

To Register, please

SUNDAY COMMUNITY CLASSES

Spring Schedule:
May 5 & 19, June 2 & 9, 2024

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Multi-Sports

This class will explore a multitude of sports in an adapted way. This includes warm-ups, team collaboration, stretching, and fun-filled sport activities.

Sundays | 10:00-11:00 am

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Swim

Learn about water safety and swim play, while forming connections and friendships!

Sundays | 11:00 am-12:00 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Art

Enjoy a textile artistic experience working with a variety of different mediums to create your own artwork.

Sundays | 12:00-1:00 pm

Member $35
Non-Member $42

To sign up, please

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Yoga

This class incorporates adapted yoga postures, gentle movement sequences, and supported silent meditation.

Sundays | 1:00-2:00 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

TUESDAY CLASSES

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Journalism 101

Learn basic journalism skills and journalism specific writing to collectively create a monthly newsletter.

Tuesdays | 9:45-10:30 am

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

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Spin

Indoor cycling class that focuses on endurance and strength while listening to your favorite music.

10:45-11:30 am

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Zumba

Learn basic easy-to-learn movements based on Latin American dance rhythms.

12:30-1:15 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Scrapbooking

This class will explore different types of scrapbooking layouts, materials, and themes. Everyone will make their own individual scrapbook.

1:30-2:15 pm

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

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Music

Develop skills in general music, while being empowered to perform, create, and connect with music.

2:30-3:30 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Magic of  Music

Using rational and evidence-based practices, this program will use musical interventions to explore different styles of music and help participants reach their musical goals.

3:30-4:30 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

WEDNESDAY CLASSES

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Art – Spirit Of Huntington

Learn about various artists in an environment that fosters creativity and building self-esteem through artistic expression.

9:45-10:30 am

Member $45
Non-Member $57

To sign up, please

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Stretch and Tone

Warm up with a series of cardio exercises, walk/jog, and games like freeze-tag. That is followed by stretching and balance activities.
Equipment like stability balls, Pilates rings, etc. is used as well. Strength training is done at the end of the class using body weight
activities like push-ups, sit-ups, etc.

10:45-11:45 am

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Basic Theater Practices

This class will teach the basics of theater through individual and collaborative applied drama techniques, such as, theater games, improvisation, role play, and voice and body work. Theater practices can improve communication and inferencing skills, coping and problem solving strategies, and overall happiness.

12:30-1:15 pm

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

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Water Aerobics

Immerse in water while doing aerobic exercise. Combine the sensory benefit of being in the water with a low impact workout. Water aerobics is great for cardiovascular health and increased flexibility and mobility.

1:30-2:15 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Yoga

Enjoy yoga for an hour with a certified yoga teacher, then enjoy a light snack, group games, etc.

2:30-3:30 pm
3:30-5:30 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

THURSDAY CLASSES

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STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics)

This class is an introductory STEM course. In this class individuals will get hands on experience learning about
science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Individuals will conduct science experiments, learn about technology,
construct hands on engineering projects, and do introductory mathematics activities.

9:45-10:30 am

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

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Dance Aerobics

During Dance Aerobics individuals will exercise, combining aerobics with dance steps while listening to their favorite music.

10:45-11:30 am

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Pilates

This Pilates class will focus on strength, stability, posture, and flexibility. Individuals will work to balance
all muscle groups’ strength and flexibility, using slow, controlled motions.

12:00-12:45 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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The Basics of Baking

This class will teach you the fundamentals of baking. Topics will include baking terminology, tools, equipment, functions of ingredients, and more! Bake some sweet and savory treats!

12:45-2:15 pm

Member $45
Non-Member $57

To sign up, please

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Music- Spirit of Huntington

Learn about various musicians in an environment that fosters creativity and building self-esteem through musical expression.

2:30-3:30 pm

Member $45 per class
Non-Member $57 per class

To sign up, please contact Sharon Hanover, x139, [email protected] or Caitlyn Fusco, x142, [email protected]

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Introduction to Fitness

Enjoy various fitness activities like, walking the track, calisthenics, basketball, etc. A light snack is included.

3:30-5:30 pm

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Butler Theater Company

BTC produces multi-sensory theater. It strives to enrich the lives of individuals by increasing access to theater and fostering the
use of performance as a channel for expression. Everyone works towards and participates in a performance.

4:30-6:00 pm

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

FRIDAY CLASSES

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Magic of Music

Using rational an evidence-based practices, this program will use musical interventions to explore different styles of music and help participants each their musical goals.

9:45-10:30 am 

Member $25
Non-Member $37

To sign up, please

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Nutrition through Cooking

Learn to use measurements, kitchen appliances, and read and follow a recipe, all while cooking your meal.

10:45-11:45 am

Member $45 per class
Non-Member $57 per class

To sign up, please contact Sharon Hanover, x139, [email protected] or Caitlyn Fusco, x142, [email protected]

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Swim

12:30-1:15 pm 

Member $25 per class
Non-Member $37 per class

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Off Canvas Art

Enjoy a textile artistic experience working with a variety of different mediums to create your own artwork off a canvas.

1:30-2:15 pm

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

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Martial Arts

An introduction to traditional martial arts.

2:30-3:30 pm

Member $35
Non-Member $47

To sign up, please

Comprehensive Case Management

Offered through Suffolk Y JCC and Mid-Island Y JCC

– Educates individuals and their families on the government benefits that they are eligible for.

-Hands on assistance in the application processes for NYS benefits/entitlements including but not limited to OPWDD, Medicaid, Medicaid Waiver and SS(D)I from start to finish.

-Creates customized action plans with the individuals and their families to help them reach their goals!

-In partnership with AANE – Intensive Family Coaching  includes understanding and exploring options and priorities for developing a comprehensive long term plan for a family member with an Asperger/Autism profile.

Ages: Adults • No pre-registration

Contact: [email protected]