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Arts & Crafts

We offer a wide variety of arts and crafts including art club, photography, sewing, and crochet! We also have a children’s Theatre Club program.

Art Club: Little Strokes of Genius (Ages 5–13)
Welcome to Little Strokes of Genius. Our mission is to spark an interest and lifelong passion for art in every child. Our lessons are based on the techniques and styles of history’s great artists. We encourage freedom of expression and educate and inspire through each process. Your child’s creativity will flourish in our fun and relaxed atmosphere. Led by Diane Capasso. Click to register.

Sew Cute Club (Ages 7–13)
Join us in our new ‘sew’ cute sewing club! Participants will learn to thread sewing needles & learn different hand sewing techniques while making fun projects. Led by Kelli Schillaci. Click to register.

Crochet Club (Ages 13+)
Want to learn a new fun hobby? In this beginner crochet class, you will learn the basics of all things crochet! Learn how to use a hook and yarn to create a series of interlocking loops that will make up a patterned fabric. Completed projects will include a spring garland and cup koozie. Led by Molly Uhl. Click to register.

Photography Club #1 (Ages 12+)
Photo 1 Digital SLR Photography- Beginner ANY CAMERA MODEL. You’ll start with the basics to give you a good foundation. You’ll learn about your camera modes, learn your aperture, shutter speed, depth of field, close-up flower photo, methods of focus and ISO then take pictures in Manual Mode. At the end of this class, you will have an understanding of your camera and gear so you can use them to their fullest potential. No specific camera customization, please look for Canon Nikon Sony-specific classes to learn how to customize your camera in addition to specific controls and functions. Note: Participants must bring film and a 35mm camera that will work in manual mode or digital SLR (removable lens) or mirrorless. Led by Laurie Piton. Click to register.

Photography Club #2 (Ages 12+)
Macro Close-up Photography classes. Have you always wanted to get more detail in your flower or close-up pictures but struggled trying to accomplish it? Join our class to discuss and practice how to accomplish sharply focused flowers, bugs, and other small objects. After learning focusing techniques, we discuss how to control the lighting and exposure to really make your images pop. Learn about different lenses and filters to help you accomplish your small-world photography. We are going to have a lot of fun experimenting with your new talents. Participants must bring a DSLR or mirrorless camera to class including lenses. The use of a tripod is highly recommended for this class and encouraged. Led by Laurie Piton. Click to register.

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