Nightingale's afterschool program offers 15 to 20 workshops each trimester to Lower School students. Led by both Nightingale faculty and outside experts, activity choices have included ice skating, drama, swimming, cooking, knitting, dance, horseback riding, photography, tennis, and outdoor recreation. Both active and quiet workshops are available each day.

If you have any questions about Hobbyhorse, please e-mail hobbyhorse@nightingale.org.


Except as otherwise noted below, workshops are open to all Lower School students.

Monday Workshops

American Sign Language
Creative Cooks
Creative Stage: Comedy Improv (II–IV only)
Curated Care: Fusion Dance

Tuesday Workshops

Outdoor Sports (K–II only)
Parker Anderson Enrichment: Programmable Robotics (II–IV only)
Works of Art

Wednesday Workshops

Kids in Sports: Lacrosse
DramaZone: Musical Theater
Sew Fun (K–II only)

Thursday Workshops

C-O-D-E (II–IV only)
Penguin City: Swimming
Kids in Sports: Soccer
The Craft Studio: Science Crafts

Friday Workshops

Spring Babies
Roll America: Inline and Skateboarding