Courses at the Lab for Kids, Teens & Adults


Semester
Grade Levels

Spring
CinemaniaThink like a film critic!
Grades 7-8
Spring
Crafting the Documentary: Editing the SceneLearn how to take your footage and craft it into the story you want to tell.
College and Adult
Spring
Creators' Co-opBe part of the creative community everyone is talking about!
Grades 9-12
Spring
Digital Storytelling: Video Portraits—Getting ReadyBegin the journey of creating a visual portrait of a loved one using video.
College and Adult
Spring
Documentary Filmmaking: Funding your FilmGet a head start on researching, writing grants, and finding funding opportunities.
College and Adult
Spring
Experiments in Media WorkshopsA great introduction to the JBFC’s distinctive approach of keeping storytelling at the heart of media making.
Grades 3-4, Grades 5-6
Fall, Spring
Family Saturdays @ The LabJoin us for FREE family activities from 1-3pm on the first Saturday of select months.
College and Adult, Free at The Lab, Grades 3-4, Grades 5-6, Grades 7-8, Grades Pre K-2
Spring
Festivals 101Learn about the festival application process in this practical workshop.
College and Adult
Spring
Filmmakers’ Forum: The Personal DocEnjoy intimate conversations with professional filmmakers on the challenges of creating films.
College and Adult
Spring
Friday Night FilmsThe high school film club run by students, for students!
Free at The Lab, Grades 9-12
Spring
Intermediate Premiere ProAdvance your skills and learn the more sophisticated features of Adobe’s Premiere Pro.
College and Adult
Spring
Intro to Premiere ProLearn the fundamentals of Adobe’s professional video-editing software, Premiere Pro.
College and Adult
Summer
Lab Camp, Grades 3-4Each session focuses on a different combination of themes and subjects, generating new creative collaborations and unique opportunities for hands-on experiences.
Grades 3-4
Summer
Lab Camp, Grades 5-6Each session focuses on a different combination of themes and subjects, generating new creative collaborations and unique opportunities for hands-on experiences
Grades 5-6
Summer
Lab Camp, Grades 7-8Each session focuses on a different combination of themes and subjects, generating new creative collaborations and unique opportunities for hands-on experiences
Grades 7-8
Summer
Lab Camp, Grades 9-10Each session focuses on a different combination of themes and subjects, generating new creative collaborations and unique opportunities for hands-on experiences
Grades 9-12
Spring
Screenwriting SalonBe part of a community of screenwriters who meet every other week for a work-in-progress critique.
College and Adult
Spring
Seeing StoriesExperience the magic of digital storytelling in this workshop.
Grades Pre K-2
Spring
StoryvilleDream up your own unique stories, characters, and places—and then bring them to life!
Grades Pre K-2
Summer
Summer Co-opEach session focuses on a different combination of themes and subjects, generating new creative collaborations and unique opportunities for hands-on experiences
Grades 9-12
Spring
The Burns ChallengeMake a film in 24 hours!
Grades 9-12
Spring
The Power of Story: Everything Is PossibleClaim your confidence and get inspired to bring stories out of your heart and imagination.
College and Adult
Spring
Video Game ClubJoin the club and learn about games on a whole new level.
Grades 5-6, Grades 7-8

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