Hosted by Allendale Columbia School, AC Encore provides extracurricular opportunities that give participants a chance to dig deeper and become strong, independent thinkers and effective problem solvers. Each quarter there are fantastic options for students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12 from all area schools.

Students enrolled in after school AC Encore classes with a 3:30 p.m. start time can gather in the Project Corner starting at 3:00 p.m. for a light snack and supervised play before classes begin. Child care is available in the Rainbow Room until as late as 6:00 p.m., and this year you can sign up for one day of class, one quarter AC Encore classes, or the whole year.

Encore 17 Session 5
April 24 – June 2

Golf Squad with Erik Skiba

April 24, 2017 – May 22, 2017 : Mondays : 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

All Golf Squads are instructed by golf industry professionals. Everything essential is provided (Golf Squad Handbooks, visors, all clubs, training equipment, etc). Classes will be instructed appropriately to suit the needs of new students as well as continuing students. Parents will receive weekly class emails describing what students will be doing and learning in class.


Dates : April 24, 2017 – May 22, 2017 : Mondays
Times : 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Location : Allendale Columbia : map
519 Allens Creek Road, Rochester, New York, 14618
Seats : 0 seats available
Fees : $155.00
Note : This course is available to students in grades K – 5.
Please Note** The last class on May 22, will be a 2 hour finale: 3:30 – 5:30.
Registration Closed

Private Guitar or Ukulele Lessons with Norman Tibbils

April 24, 2017 – June 2, 2017 : Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays : 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Students will learn to read and play music on their guitars and/or ukuleles while playing songs from diverse sources such as The Beatles, The Beach Boys, Bob Dylan, folk songs, kids’ songs, pop songs, Christmas carols, Broadway and Hollywood tunes. Our teacher, Mr. Tibbils, is an outstanding guitarist and a New York State certified music teacher who has helped well over 500 students learn to play awesome music!


Instructor : Norman Tibbils
Dates : April 24, 2017 – June 2, 2017 : Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays
Times : 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Location : Allendale Columbia : map
519 Allens Creek Road, Rochester, New York, 14618 : Music Building
Seats : 0 seats available
Fees : $210.00 – $252.00
Note : This course is available to students in grades 1-12.
Registration Closed

Private Piano Lessons or Percussion Lessons with Greg Gascon

April 24, 2017 – June 2, 2017 : Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays : 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Are you interested in learning how to play the piano? New students will learn to read music, develop technique, and play popular songs as well as classical favorites. Seasoned students will expand studies through etudes and repertoire.

Percussion students will have the opportunity to learn snare drum, drum set, tympani, marimba, xylophone, vibraphone, glockenspiel, and other percussion instruments. Lessons are designed for beginner to advanced students and focus on technique, music reading, interpretation, personal goals, and audition preparation.


Dates : April 24, 2017 – June 2, 2017 : Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays
Times : 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Location : Allendale Columbia : map
519 Allens Creek Road, Rochester, New York, 14618 : Music Building
Seats : 0 seats available
Fees : $210.00 – $252.00
Note : The course is available to students in grades PK-12.
Registration Closed

Private Piano Lessons with Nobuko Moriwaki

April 24, 2017 – June 2, 2017 : Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays : 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Individual piano instruction for all grades and levels. Beginning students will learn to read music through rhythm studies, aural skills, and keyboard puzzles. They will learn to sing and play folksongs, popular tunes, and famous classical melodies. Parents are encouraged to accompany young students to their lessons. Advanced students will study abstract technique, etudes, and repertoire from Baroque to contemporary piano literature. All students are invited to perform in Ms. Moriwaki’s studio recitals at Eastman School of Music throughout the year. Ms. Moriwaki has been a piano instructor at Eastman Community Music School since 1986. Students must have an acoustic piano at home.


Instructor : Nobuko Moriwaki
Dates : April 24, 2017 – June 2, 2017 : Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays
Times : 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Location : Allendale Columbia : map
519 Allens Creek Road, Rochester, New York, 14618 : Music Building
Seats : 0 seats available
Fees : $210.00 – $252.00
Note : The course is available to students in grades PK-12. A digital, full-size keyboard is acceptable for beginners. There will be an additional charge of $10-$15 for music books and a notebook, as needed.
Registration Closed

Soccer Shots with Patrick Burke

April 25, 2017 – May 30, 2017 : Tuesdays : 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Soccer Shots is a fun, high energy, age appropriate soccer program. Guided by a curriculum, aligned with NAEYC standards for Early Education, our trained coached will focus on soccer skills and child development. Visit Soccershots.org/Rochester for more information about us.


Dates : April 25, 2017 – May 30, 2017 : Tuesdays
Times : 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Location : Allendale Columbia : map
519 Allens Creek Road, Rochester, New York, 14618
Seats : 0 seats available
Fees : $75.00
Note : This course is available to grades PreK – 2.
Registration Closed

Please note: Class sizes may be limited and enrollment is on a first-come first-serve basis. In addition, class instructors reserve the right to cancel a class if necessary enrollment for the class is not reached by the registration deadline. Parents that would like their child(ren) to attend Rainbow Room after AC Encore dismissal must sign up in advance by visiting www.AllendaleColumbia.org/RainbowRoom.