Classes

What We Offer

X-Time offers a variety of classes, so children can be exposed to new activities from their homes. The classes will change each month, and they will include gymnastics, writing, performing arts, math, martial arts, yoga, acting, cooking, coding, and so much more!

These free, online classes are 30 minutes long on Zoom. Families can register by either emailing us or completing the registration form below. All classes are free, and any donations will go directly to the COVID-19 Relief Fund through the United Way of Champaign.

Below are classes being offered for the months of September and October. Some classes have a maximum capacity, so please sign up as soon as possible!

upcoming classes:

Young Artists Studio: Paper Cut-Outs
Zoom Class with FREE art supplies provided
Sunday, November 21st, from 3 pm to 4 pm

Come join X-Time, The Urbana Free Library, and artist Kinsey Fitzerald for an engaging class exploring the art of paper cut-outs. After registering online, you can pick up your free supply packet beginning November 13th by either stopping by The Urbana Free Library Circulation Desk or calling Curbside Pick-Up at (217) 367-4057. Please register here. To learn more about the class, please visit the library’s website

Science Exploration with the University of Illinois
Graduates in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (GEEB)

Monday, November 29th from 4 pm to 4:30 pm
X-Time is excited to partner with Graduate Students in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (GEEB) at the University of Illinois for an interactive science class. PhD students will be teaching the students about nature around us, including birds, plants, and fungi. Please visit their website to learn more. 

previous classes:

Martial Arts lead by Dragon Claw Academy
Acting lead by Class Act
Creative Writing with Alice McGinty
Yoga lead by Amara Yoga
Gymnastics with Champaign Gymnastics Academy
Music lead by Sam’s Cello Studio
Ballet with Champaign Ballet Academy
Math with Grace Jaffe, PhD candidate at the University of Illinois Department of Mathematics
Little Medical School
Halloween Party
Martial Arts lead by Leaders for Life
Hip Hop lead by Urbana Fine Arts
Create & Communicate with Confidence lead by Erin Tarr
Winter Celebration
Does this have DNA?
Drawing Class for Kids
Valentine’s Day Party
Dance Class lead by The University of Illinois Department of Dance
The Science and Engineering of Chocolate lead by Dr. Kim and Dr. Dave Henthorn from the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Spanish lead by Maestra Flores
Biology Bites lead by three University of Illinois graduate students in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Creative Writing lead by children’s author Ted Sanders
How to Plant lead by the University of Illinois Horticulture Club
Cardboard Automata and Light Up Name Plate Creation with the Fab Lab

Email us at xtime.champaign.urbana@gmail.com with questions or comments.

REGISTrATION Form

Please complete this form to sign up for one or more of our free, online classes. After you complete this online form and hit the send form button, you will soon receive a reply email from X-Time with details.

We hope to hear from you soon!

Choose which free class(es) you would like to register for: