Summer Vacation Camp: Junior Picasso's Week
Monday, July 30, 2012
Friday, August 03, 2012
Junior Picasso’s Week (July 30- August 3)
The majestic gardens and grounds of Blithewold are true inspiration for budding artists! This week, Junior Picasso’s will enjoy art al fresco, nature art projects, culinary arts, floral design, saltwater painting at the beach, a sand castle contest, sculpting, music and dance, photography, art/artists from around the world, and animal art.
This week will end with a Family Fun Friday performance of Christopher Kavi Carbone on Friday, August 3. Come gather around and share "Story & Song Celebrations" and "Musical Celebrations" with Christopher Kavi Carbone, the Musical Storyteller of lightness and warmth.*We prefer that you register for camp online. If you experience difficulty or have questions or concerns, please call our registrar at 401-253-2707 x 21.
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