Sept. 7 open house + free classes for fall 2013 Extension Division programs; classes begin Sept. 12

An open house for all Extension Division classes takes place 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013; free sample classes will be offered. Classes officially begin Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013. Learning opportunities are available for children and adults.

Offerings include American Ballet Theatre  Ballet classes for children and teens; the ART-haus Academy for visual artists ages 7-15; Suzuki violin, classical guitar and cello lessons; You Need to be on Broadway High School Musical Theater Conservatory; and the Young Artist Program. Limited financial aid is available, as are Rutgers faculty/staff discounts.

For complete class descriptions and more information about 2013-2014 classes, look here.

Register online or call 732-932-8618. RSVP for the open house here, by calling the aforementioned number or emailing

The Mason Gross Extension Division is in the Marryott Music Building at 81 George St. (at Route 18) on the Douglass Campus of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, in New Brunswick.