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Arts & Entertainment Youth art is back for fall at The Bascom

Kids are sure to enjoy The Bascom's Youth Art offerings. There is something for every age group. For information, call (828) 526-4949 or visit www.TheBascom.org.Kids can enjoy The Bascom year round too. A wide range of Youth Art classes are on The Bascom's calendar this January and February including:

— "Creation Station" - Saturdays through Oct. 27, 10 a.m. to 12 noon, ages 5-9. Stretch your imagination and have fun in the art studio. Jessica Hauser presents monthly themes with different projects every week. September: American Crafts. October: Art and Music. All materials are provided. Make and take your own masterpiece. No pre-registration required. Tuition: $5 per class.

— “After-School Art Adventure" - Tuesdays, Sept. 18-Oct. 23, 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., ages 5-9. Roll up your sleeves and join in on the fun after school. You will work on individual and collaborative projects, and experiment with everything from painting, ceramics and sculpture to printmaking and collage. Snacks are provided. Class size is limited, pre-registration is required. Tuition: $30 for a six week session.

— "Friends Around the Globe" - Saturdays, Sept. 15 and 29 and Oct. 13 and 27, 3:15 to 4:30 p.m., ages 8-12. What in the world is going on? Explore world cultures through these fun, creative and entertaining activities. Art projects are specific to a variety of countries and cultures. This program is presented in partnership with the International Friendship Center. No pre-registration required. Tuition: $5 per class.

Scholarship opportunities are available.The Bascom is open year-round - Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, 12 noon to 5 p.m. Enjoy workshops, exhibitions, special events and quality programs throughout the year at The Bascom. For more information, to register for Bascom workshop offerings or for more details on all Bascom activities, visit www.TheBascom.org or call (828)526-4949.


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