For students entering grades 1-7

Join us for an adventure into the world of art! Students will get creative while exploring a variety of materials, techniques, and artists. You have the option to sign your child up for the morning session, the afternoon session, or both. If your child is staying for the whole day, there will be lunch and recess between the two sessions. *FOOD IS NOT PROVIDED, so please have your child bring a sack lunch. If weather permits, recess will be outside, so please put sunscreen on your child before the program.

Session July 15-19

Art Adventures 2019 Schedule

Morning Session 9 a.m. to noon
Lunch and Recess* noon-1 p.m.
Afternoon Session 1-4 p.m.

Cost
Full Day – $160
Mornings – $80
Afternoons – $80

Grades 1-3
Join us for a week of different daily art adventures and see how creative you can be! This summer, we will be making a trip around the world to learn about different countries and their famous artists while exploring new ways to express our own creativity. We will create both 2-D and 3-D projects* using different media and techniques in the morning and afternoon sessions. Please wear or bring an art shirt, apron, or smock to each class. Program taught by Natalie Madsen. *Projects will vary from the ones done last summer.

Location Crossroads Park Elementary, 1050 50th St., West Des Moines

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Grades 4-7
Join us for a week of different daily art adventures and see how creative you can be! This summer, we will be making a trip around the world to learn about different countries and their famous artists while exploring new ways to express our own creativity. We will create both 2-D and 3-D projects* using different media and techniques in the morning and afternoon sessions. Please wear or bring an art shirt, apron, or smock to each lesson. Program taught by Susan Buising. *Projects will vary from the ones done last summer.

Location Valley Southwoods Freshman High School, 625 S. 35th St., West Des Moines

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Registration Information

  • Registrations are due by Monday, July 8. Registrations after this time will be charged a $25 late fee
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Art Adventures Extended Day Opportunities (for grades 1-3 only)

Need child care before and/or after the camp? Kids West provides a variety of fun activities and breakfast/snack both before and after Art Adventures. Register for the full week or just a few times!

Mornings6:45–9 a.m.                     Afternoons3:30-6 p.m.
Cost: $6 per morning                          Cost: $6 per afternoon