Youth Activities ADK CREATIVE WORKS CREATIVE ART & PLAY FOR TOTS The Department is delighted to partner with ADK Creative Works to present the following children’s art series! Miss Jenna is back and will offer a fall and spring session of Creative Art and Play for Tots! Families have loved her summer programs; especially, the kiddos! Your toddler wants a fun and creative outlet! Join your toddler in an organized environment that is designed to allow for learning, play, and artistic expression. Learning games will be incorporated with a story-time and related art activity. Each class is designed to help develop your child’s fine motor skills appropriate for his/her age level. Parents will learn age-appropriate art activities to help encourage their child’s artistic expression. All art projects will be a keepsake for you and your child to bring home each week and all supplies will be provided. It is a great opportunity for socialization, too! Please join us for fun-filled, four-week sessions! Instructor: Jenna Capezzuti is a NYS Certified Teacher and has been teaching for over 15 years. She is the mother of 3 boys; a seven-year old and twin two-year olds. She understands the different developmental needs for various age groups. She has designed the classes to promote the idea that learning can be fun and creative! FOR .........................................................Ages 2 & 3 WHEN .......................................................Saturdays Session 1: October 27-November 17 Session 2: March 9-30 TIME ................................................ 10:00-11:00 am ADK Creative Works is a Co-Op where artisans and musicians share their creativity, whether it be teaching classes or marketing their handcrafted goods. All instruction provided by ADK Creative Works Educators. All supplies and materials are included. HOLIDAY ORNAMENT MAKING FOR KIDS! new! ‘Tis the season to create beautiful ornaments to help celebrate the holidays! Children will paint four plaster ceramic Christmas ornaments with Debbie Backus, formerly of Creative Chameleon, and create six stunning Christmas tree ornaments using alcohol ink and clear bulbs with Miss Mary Beth. The kids will have so much fun making gorgeous pieces that will be cherished keepsakes to enjoy for holiday seasons to come! FOR ......................................................................................... Ages 6-14 WHEN .................................................................. November 30 (Friday) TIME ................................................................................... 6:30-8:00 pm WHERE ............................... Queensbury Activity Center, 742 Bay Road FEE ...................................................... Resident $27; Non-Resident $37 CLASS SIZE .........................................................................Maximum 20 DESIGN A GELLI PRINT JOURNAL new! Design your own journal to document your ideas, drawings, travels, etc. with Gelli Plate Printing and stamping by using a new-to-the-market method with acrylic paint and paper. FOR ................................................................................... Ages 10 & Up WHEN ....................................................................January 21 (Monday) TIME ................................................................................... 1:00-2:30 pm WHERE ...................Queensbury Elementary School, Spath Art Room FEE ........................................ Resident $45/session; Non-Resident $55/session CLASS SIZE ..................... Minimum 5; Maximum 12 Note to parents: For your child’s safety, please inform the Department Staff, at the time of registration, and the instructor of any known allergies that exist for your child! Being creative can be messy! Please dress your child appropriately and bring an old shirt or art smock to each class. NOTE: Please use the QES Back Parking Lot Entrance — Grade 2 Wing. WHERE ..............ADK Creative Works, 1646 Route 9, South Glens Falls FEE ...................................................... Resident $15; Non-Resident $25 CLASS SIZE .........................................................................Maximum 20 LEARN TO DRAW — ILLUSTRATION CLASS! new! Learn the basic techniques of drawing. Skidmore adults welcome! Fine Arts Graduate and St. Rose Illustration Instructor, Emily Cammisa, will provide step-by-step instruction to guide you in the art of drawing, as we create a wonderful winter scene! FOR ................................................................................... Ages 16 & Up WHEN ....................................................................February 4 (Monday) TIME ................................................................................... 6:30-8:30 pm WHERE ..............ADK Creative Works, 1646 Route 9, South Glens Falls FEE ...................................................... Resident $35; Non-Resident $45 CLASS SIZE .........................................................................Maximum 20 LEARN TO PAINT! new! adults welcome! Basic painting brush strokes are used in Decorative Painting and once you master the different brushes and strokes, you can paint anything! Come paint a wooden Spring project and learn how to paint at the same time! FOR ................................................................................... Ages 14 & Up WHEN ......................................................................... March 22 (Friday) TIME ................................................................................... 6:30-8:30 pm WHERE ............................... Queensbury Activity Center, 742 Bay Road FEE ...................................................... Resident $20; Non-Resident $30 CLASS SIZE .........................................................................Maximum 20 5 We would like to present you and your family with our Welcome Packet! Please contact Queensbury Parks and Recreation at to receive your special gift. Winter 2018-19 Program Guide Welcome! (518) 761-8216 If you are new to Queensbury,