Summer Arts Camps
Visual Arts Camp I: June 9 - 13 from 9:00am – Noon
For children ages 5-8 taught by the City’s Artist-in-Residence, Charlynn Knight. Children will have the opportunity to experience various art media with an emphasis on watercolor painting.
Visual Arts Camp II: June 16 - 20 from 9:am – Noon
For children ages 9-13 taught by the City’s Artist-in-Residence, Charlynn Knight. Students will receive more in-depth instruction in visual art using various art media with more skill development in watercolor painting. This will be a good opportunity to strengthen art portfolios for the more serious student while having fun! Students of all ability levels will benefit from the opportunity to be creative!
Drama Camp I: June 23 - 27 from 9:00am – Noon
For children ages 5-8 taught by local theatre professional Adrianne Dukes. Students will learn dynamic skills for acting in fun ways to build confidence and stage presence with inspiration coming from familiar fairy tales/children’s stories.
Drama Camp II: July 7 - 18 from 9:00am– Noon
For children ages 9-13 taught by local theatre professional Adrianne Dukes. Students will have the opportunity to learn more intensive drama skills in a 2 week Performance Workshop format focused on creating a performance for parents and the community at the end of the camp.
African Drum & Dance Camp: July 21 - 25 from 9:00am –Noon
For children ages 5-13 taught by Queen Atterbury of WO’SE Charleston. Students will learn rhythms and techniques of drumming and dance from West African influences. An informal performance for family and friends will showcase the skills learned in the camp.
The fee for all camps is $50 per week and students can pre-register beginning March 1st. A minimum number of registered students are required for the camps to take place. Deadline for registration is one week prior to the beginning of the camp. Register early by calling 740-5851 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. All camps take place at the Olde Village Community Building at 4820 Jenkins Ave. N. Charleston.