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The River Performing and Visual Arts Center Application Download
The River – Fall 2015 Application APPLY ONLINE
The River – Financial Aid Application DOWNLOAD

(In addition to class tuition)
Registration Fee: $25 per student
Returned Check: $30

Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.


Unless otherwise noted, all classes are offered at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center located at 1475 West Gray St.


Although there are no restrictions based on diagnosis or mobility, River staff reserves the right to withdraw a child from the program if he/she poses a safety risk to participants, staff, or volunteers; if the child poses a safety risk to him/herself; if the child is unwilling to stay in the classroom the majority of class time, and/or if the child frequently disrupts classroom activities.

Cancellation Policy

The River Performing and Visual Arts Center does not provide refunds partial or full once enrolled in a class with out approval of The River staff. Should a conflict occur before a scheduled class begins, students may transfer into a later session.

Nurse and Medical Information

A registered nurse is on duty. Please provide detailed medical information on the Registration Form. If medication needs to be dispensed, a permission form must be completed.

Confirmation of Registration

You will be emailed a packet that includes a confirmation of registration and information about dress and other important program facts.

Financial Aid

Assistance is available through the Binstock Financial Fund and is based on financial need.

In order to be considered, please complete the following:

  1. Complete theFinancial Aid Application above.

  2. Your most recent year’s tax return

  3. Complete the Registration Form above and Submit the Registration Fee. This must be submitted in order to be considered.

Funds are limited and awards are made for partial or full tuition based on the students’ need and the availability of funds. Awards are not transferable to other students or other semesters.

All recipients are required to complete an end of semester evaluation and submit a thank you note to the Binstock Financial Aid Fund.

If you need assistance registering, please call us – 713.520.1220.