Special Needs and Inclusive Classes

PACE Music Therapy


Ages 3+
Join us for music, movement, and fun! Class activities encourage creativity as we sing, dance, and explore different instruments. Each session focuses on socialization, self-expression, motor development, and building confidence through positive musical experiences. This class is intended for people with disabilities.
Instructor: Colorado Young Artists
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $62 R/$68 NR
Ages: 12 & Under
8550 W, Feb. 22 – Mar. 15, 9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. 
8551 W, Apr. 26 – May 17, 9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Ages: 13-Senior
8553 W, Feb. 22 – Mar. 15, 10:35 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
8554 W, Apr. 26 – May 17, 10:35 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.

Canvas & Cupcakes with Dylan’s Down with the Arts


Ages: 8+
Come create your own 16”x 20” masterpiece! No experience necessary. Open to individuals with or without special needs, ages 8 to adult. Volunteers will be available to assist all artists with special needs. All supplies provided. Students are requested to complete the Parker Arts Inclusion Services Participation online form. Please click here to submit the form.
Instructor: DDWA 
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $30 R/$33 NR 
8544 Sa, Mar. 11, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Dylan’s Down with the Arts Cake Decorating


Ages: 6+
Decorate your own cake with friends! Open to ages six to adult with or without special needs. Each participant will receive an individual cake to decorate and take home to enjoy! Gluten-free cakes can be requested. Students are requested to complete the Parker Arts Inclusion Services Participation online form. Please click here to submit the form.
Instructor: DDWA
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $30 R/$33 NR
8653 Sa, Feb. 18, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Move It Your Way Dance


Ages: 8+
This dance class is designed for those with special needs. Dance promotes creative expression, is a low impact form of exercise, and is fun! We will explore ballet, jazz, and creative movement while being social. Typical peers will act as volunteers, and will participate in the class to serve as role models and help participants as needed. Typical peers and siblings, please call 303.805.3374 to volunteer. This dance class includes the unique performing experience to participate in our winter performance of Clara's Dream at the PACE Center, December 19-21. Students are requested to complete the Parker Arts Inclusion Services Participation Online Form prior to class. Please click here to submit the form.
Instructor: On Pointe School of Dance
Location: PACE Center
Thursdays, 6:00 p.m. - 7:00p.m.
Fee: $95 R/$104 NR
8310 Th, Nov. 3-Dec. 15
8709 M, Apr. 3 - May 8