Nightingale's afterschool program offers 15 to 20 workshops each trimester to students in Lower School and Class V (Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays only). 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.


Monday Workshops

Child’s Play NY: Roald Dahl on Stage
The Art of Flowers with Ms. Mergal (II–V) 
Magic Pencil with Ms. Jojo (K–II)
Ron Prosper Tennis (K–IV)

Tuesday Workshops

Brooklyn Robot Foundry: Robot Crafting
Creative Cooks with Chef Hinds–Ortiz
Curated Care: Broadway Dance (K–IV)
Hogwarts Academy with Mrs. Borowicz

Wednesday Workshops

DramaZone: The Wizard of Oz (K–III)
Kids in Sports: Lacrosse (K–IV)
ThunderLily: Fashion Tech (III–V)
Top Level Chess (K–IV)

Thursday Workshops

Crafts Studio: Science Crafts (K–IV)
Creative Stage: Film Making (II–IV)
Kids in Sports: Soccer (K–IV)
Sew Happy: Sewing (I–IV)

Friday Workshops

Houses From Around the World
with Ms. Jojo (K–V)
Parker Anderson: Bucket Drumming