JBFC Kids makes the theater-going experience more inviting for kids, hosts FREE hands-on activities on the first Saturday of select months, and offers a full roster of courses and workshops for ages 3–13! Take a look at all our JBFC Kids offerings below.

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Film Programming


Kiki's Delivery Service

May 18, noon
Recommended for ages 5 and up

Young witch Kiki says farewell to her family and flies off on her broomstick with her cat, Jiji. When she reaches the big city, she sets up a business using nothing but her belief in herself.

Free Events


Family Saturdays @ the Lab

Saturday, Apr. 6, 10:30–12:30

Drop by the Media Arts Lab for FREE Family Saturdays @ the Lab. Each event features hands-on media activities for students ages 3–13.



Courses for Grades 3–5

Winter/Spring Semester 2019

Experiments are a series of four-week courses for students looking to create a variety of short projects. Projects courses offer students the opportunity to spend six weeks focusing on one major project.


Courses Grades 6–8

Winter/Spring Semester 2019

In addition to Experiments and Projects courses for these grade levels, experienced students also have the option of the twelve-week course, On the Set, where they will see one short film through from start to finish.


Clubs for Kids

Winter/Spring Semester 2019

Video Game Club for students in grades 5–8 and Cinemania: Afterschool Film Club for students in grades 7–8 provide fun opportunities to explore media and film while meeting new friends.

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