Tampa Bay Newspapers
9911 Seminole Blvd.,
Seminole, FL 33772
Phone: (727) 397-5563
Fax: (727) 397-5900
Submit News
  
 Search
  9911 Seminole Blvd. Seminole, FL 33772       Ph. 727-397-5563   View TBN's FREE e-Edition today!  
a b
 
Click here to learn more
Art & Museums
Register now for DFAC summer camp
Article published on
  Print E-Mail
 
DUNEDIN – The Dunedin Fine Art Center’s Summer Art Academy will run from June 9 through Aug. 15, at the center, 1143 Michigan Blvd.

The Summer Art Academy provides exciting camp experiences for children 4.5 to 14 years old. Weekly themes provide different experiences for each camp. The offerings will include:

• Mini-Masters – Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to noon or 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for ages 4.5 to 5.

• Sizzlin’ Summer / Visual Art – Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for ages 6 to 10.

• Mural Madness – Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for ages 8 to 12.

• Arts in Motion – Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for ages 8 to 12.

• Art Squad – Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for ages 11 to 14.

“More is better,” said Todd Still, director of youth education at the Dunedin Fine Art Center. This year the camp will offer programs for teens as well as separate Arts in Motion and Mural Madness Camps. “We’re trying to offer the breadth of programs that parents are looking for.”

Rebranding its summer camp programs as the Summer Art Academy, DFAC sought to reflect the quality of instruction that happens each week, with certified art instructors in most of the classrooms.

“Though we still refer to each week as a camp, parents agreed that the term ‘academy’ better reflects how our offerings differ from many camps in the area,” said Still.

George Ann Bissett, the executive director of DFAC, feels the camps are growing because of the positive experience the children are having.

“Studies show that children who study art, end up doing better in all of their studies,” Bissett said. “So that makes our programs pretty popular with parents, too.”

Scholarships and after-care and lunch are available.

Special March pricing is available through March 31 and early registration discounts end with an open house, set for Friday, April 25, 6 to 8 p.m.

For information, call 298-3322 or visit www.dfac.org.
Article published on
Copyright © Tampa Bay Newspapers: All rights reserved.
Printable Version E-mail article
NuSmile
Featured Print Advertisers
Oakhurst & East Bay Medical
13020 Park Blvd., Seminole
(727) 393-3404
3800 East Bay Dr., Largo
(727) 539-0505

Web site        View Ad
:)
NuSmile Dental
13611 Park Blvd., Suite G
Seminole
(727) 475-7866

Web site        View Ad
:)
Custom Couture of Clearwater
(727) 735-8407
By appointment please.

Web site        View Ad
:)
Florida Center for Back & Neck Pain
Dr. Greg Hollstrom
11444 Seminole Blvd.
Largo
(727) 393-6100

Web site        View Ad
:)
Abbey Carpet & Floor of Largo
13120 66th St. N.
Largo
(727) 524-1445

Web site        View Ad
:)
Flooring America of Seminole
9012 Seminole Blvd.
Seminole
(727) 397-5509

Web site        View Ad
:)
Tampa Bay Newspapers
Online Advertising
For information, e-mail
webmaster@tbnweekly.com
:)
Online Services Directory
MEDICAL DIRECTORY   ONLINE DINING GUIDE
MEDICAL DIRECTORY ONLINE DINING GUIDE
AUTOMOTIVE GUIDE REAL ESTATE GUIDE
AUTOMOTIVE GUIDE REAL ESTATE GUIDE
Community Focus Online
Tampa Bay Newspapers
9911 Seminole Blvd.,
Seminole, FL 33772
Phone: (727) 397-5563
Fax: (727) 397-5900
Submit News