Rising Star Studios, a program of New Perceptions, begins a six-week session of classes for ages 5 and older with autism spectrum disorders and other communication challenges. Classes include Healthy Cooking, Painting and Drawing, Yoga Dance, Exercise, and Zumba. The session begins on Sept. 8 and are held Monday and Wednesday evenings at New Perceptions (1 Sperti Dr., Edgewood). Cost is $90 with multiple-class discounts. Descriptions, fees and enrollment information may be found at risingstarstudios.org, 859-344-9322, ext. 15, or firstname.lastname@example.org.