Riekes Center Media Lab 

WE offer programs for small and large groups spanning a range of topics.  Including hands on animation, screen writing, theater and acting, use of dslr's and camcorders, post production editing & special effects.  

Home School Programs 

The Young Producer's Project - YPP! (ages 8-12 & 13-16) 

This course is an exploration in learning of the three stages of video production.  Through fun hands on activities we learn the essentials of story structure, film acting, video equipment operations, post-production editing and more.  We wrap our programs with a community screening                                                                                                           and celebration.  


Private lessons (all ages)

Customized to Individuals Needs  

Lessons cover the 3 stages of video production (pre, production, and post) along with acting and screenwriting, adobe cloud software, Final Cut Pro X, web design, special effects, editing, slide shows, and more.  Private lessons are specifically tailored to meet the individuals goals.  (All ages) 

Advanced Internship & Youth Empowerment Program (13+)


Riekes Reel Eyes is a full service media production unit providing professional audio/video/photography services to the community at large for a variety of events, special occasions, and marketing needs. Reel Eyes comprises of advanced high school aged student interns who receive real job training in technologically advanced systems as well as critical 21st century learning skills.  We film, photograph & edit media content for:

Training Videos
Public Service Announcement’s
High School & College Sports
Sports Highlight Reels

Audition Reels                                           School Plays
Dance Recitals
Panels & Conference Coverage

For more information please contact sagesse@riekes.org

Over the years we have produced thousands of student films.  Please visit our Riekes Films YouTube channel to dive into hours of viewing pleasure.  

Financial aid 

Financial aid is available for all of our programs. We seek to provide educational opportunities regardless of income.  In addition to direct scholarships we offer work trade opportunities through our Community Service program.  

Price Sheet | For more information please contact us