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Creative Fun for Kids

Whether your child is a budding artist, an explorer, or an adventurer—every class offers something right up their alley and will open their eyes to new experiences.

Students will learn in a supportive, small class setting with plenty of individual instruction. Creative challenges await!

REGISTRATION INFORMATION: All classes are $60 per student (Arts Center members get $5 off per class). Students need to pack a lunch.  It’s quick and easy, register online or call the office at 701-251-2496.  Classes are 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. Monday & Tuesday are designed for students who have completed grades K – 2. Wednesday & Thursday are designed for students who have completed grades 3 – 6.

Summer kids camps start June 4th and run through August 4th.

 

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Summer schedule:

Week 1  June 4 – 7  Prehistoric Cave Art with Jennifer Wentz:  Using a variety of media, students will be turning The Arts Center into the Lascaux Caves of France by creating prehistoric pictographs.

Week 2  June 11 – 14  Gyutaku Traditional and Modern with Jennifer Wentz: Students will learn about the history of Gyutaku.  We will use what fish species are in our near by waters.  We will be making multiple fish rubbings, underwater scapes, traditional version and we will make an abstract version.  Students will use a variety of media and will print on rice paper and a t-shirt.  Get ready to tell your fish story!  Students will need to provide t-shirt size upon registration.

Week 3  June 18 – 21  Mixed Media Drawing & Painting with Nicole Gagner: Learn about nature through drawing and painting in a variety of media and about the styles of master artists who drew their inspiration from nature.

Week 3  June 21 – 23  Auditions for the summer musical:  Those who wish to participate in the summer theater production should audition at The Arts Center. Auditions will be held June 21 & 22 at 6:00 pm and June 23 at 10:00 am.  Your part and rehearsal schedule will be determined based on your audition.

Week 4  June 25 – 28  Fiber Arts Fun with Myra Olson:  Students will learn everything related to fiber/yarn production.  Felting, weaving, knitting and more.  There may also be some fuzzy visitors to make this a true farm to fiber learning experience!

Week 5  July 9 – 13  Creatures with Clay with Keisha Sparks:  Creators will have the opportunity to build creatures and their imaginative houses being the hand building slab technique.  This will be a chance to share the creature you have always imagined and give it a personally designed home.

Week 6  July 16 – 19  Creatures with Clay with Clay with Keisha Sparks:  Creators will have the opportunity to build creatures and their imaginative houses using the hand build slab technique.  This will be a chance to share the creature they have always imagined and give it a personally designed home.

Week 7  July 30 – August 4  Summer Musical Theater Show: 
The summer theater experience will meet in The Arts Center gallery.  Rehearsals begin June 25 –27 (lead musical roles only).  The full cast will rehearse July 30 – August 4 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm.  There will be two performances on Saturday, August 4th at 3:00 pm and 7:00 pm for the public.  The theater experience is a collaboration between The Arts Center and the Two Rivers Performing Arts School.

Auditions for this production will be held June 21 and 22 at 6:00 pm, and June 23 at 10:00 am.  The selection of this summer’s musical will be based on these auditions.