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Peanut Butter and Jam Concerts

For 11 years now, the Wyoming Fine Arts Center has been hosting the Linton Peanut Butte and Jam concert series. This year, join the wonderful musicians in introducing your children to some of the great kids-friendly classical music.  Linton PB&J provides children, ages 2 to 6, and their families the opportunity to enjoy classical music together! This concert series is educational, entertaining, interactive and fun!

Concerts are held on Saturdays, at 10 am and 11:30 am.

For more information in Linton PB&J – visit: http://lintonmusic.org/pbj-2014-2015

 

 


Playhouse in the Park – this year at Springfield Township

The Wyoming Fine Arts Center has partnered with the Springfield Township to bring The Playhouse in The Park Series to the community. Support is provided by ArtsWave and by Target Community Arts Programming Grant.

Playhouse in the Park is a professional regional theater company committed to producing and presenting for diverse audiences the broadest range of theater. 

All shows will take place in the Grove Banquet Hall, 9158 Winton Road – behind the Senior/Community Center. Seating will be first come, first serve with space on the floor for kids to sit. Registration is not required for any show. A pre-show and a healthy snack will be provided at each event! Admission is free. Donations will benefit the Springfield Township Arts & Enrichment Council and the Wyoming Fine Arts Center. 

To learn more about Playhouse in the Park, click here!

Performances:

November 2, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Accidental Friends

February 8, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. The Travelling Jekyll & Hyde Show

April 19, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. Go, Dog. Go!

The Playhouse Tour is made possible by generous support from the Arlene Meyer Education Fund, Robert and Adele Schiff Family Foundation, and Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. Springfield Township will be a host site for three of the outreach programs and we are happy to announce that each family production will be brought to you free of charge!

To learn more about the Series, click here! 


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Date Camp Department Age Group Time Cost
05/20 to 08/04Supervised Lunch Hour Sign Up FormArtAll Ages12 pm-1 pm$0
05/20 to 08/04Early Drop-Off / Late Pick-Up Sign Up Form –ArtAll Ages8:15 am-5:45 pm$25
05/21 to 05/25Paw PatrolArtAges 3-510 am-11 am$0
06/04 to 06/08Stop Animation (Claymation) Art CampArtAges 8-131 pm-3 pm$145
06/04 to 06/08Mini MusicalMusic & Dance/TheaterAges 5-81 pm-3 pm$140
06/04 to 06/08RobotsArtAges 5-810 am-12 pm$145
06/11 to 06/15Camp CocoArtAges 5-81 pm-3 pm$145
06/11 to 06/15School of Rock CampMusicAges 11-171 pm-6 pm$300
06/11 to 06/15Super SculptureArtAges 5-810 am-12 pm$0
06/11 to 06/15Rock n’ Roll Exploration CampMusicAges 7-129 am-12 pm$200
06/18 to 06/22Harry Potter CampArtAges 7-131 pm-3 pm$145
06/18 to 06/22Musical Theater: Dear Edwina, Jr.Music & Dance/TheaterAges 8+1 pm-4 pm$220
06/18 to 06/22Camp CastleArtAges 8-1210 am-12 pm$145
06/18 to 06/22Behind the Scenes: Theater Set DesignArtAges 7+10 am-12 pm$145
06/18 to 06/22Guitar StarMusicAges 6-810 am-12 pm$135
06/18 to 06/22Guitar StarMusicAges 6-810 am-12 pm$10
06/25 to 06/29American Girl Summer Adventure at the Beach!ArtAges 6+1 pm-3 pm$145
06/25 to 06/29Mini MusicalMusic & Dance/TheaterAges 5-810 am-12 pm$140
06/25 to 06/29Art Play CampArtAges 3-510 am-11 am$0
06/25 to 06/29Songwriting: From Adele to Ed SheeranMusicAges 8+9 am-12 pm$220
07/09 to 07/13Unicorn RainbowArtAges 5-81 pm-3 pm$145
07/09 to 07/13Mini MusicalMusic & Dance/TheaterAges 5-81 pm-3 pm$140
07/09 to 07/13Jewelry DesignArtAges 8-121 pm-3 pm$145
07/09 to 07/13CatsArtAges 8-1210 am-12 pm$145
07/09 to 07/13Enchanted Forest FairiesArtAges 5-810 am-12 pm$0
07/16 to 07/20Musical Theater: Dear Edwina, Jr.Music & Dance/TheaterAges 8+1 pm-4 pm$220
07/16 to 07/20PokemonArt5-81 pm-3 pm$145
07/16 to 07/20A Wrinkle in TimeArtAges 8-121 pm-3 pm$145
07/16 to 07/20Behind the Scenes: Theater Set DesignArtAges 7+10 am-12 pm$145
07/16 to 07/20String Fling Orchestra CampMusicAges 8-149 am-12 pm$150
07/23 to 07/27Playwriting WorkshopMusicAges 8+1 pm-4 pm$0
07/23 to 07/27Art ExtraordinaireArtAges 5-81 pm -3 pm$145
07/23 to 07/27School of Rock CampMusicAges 11-171 pm-6 pm$300
07/23 to 07/27Star Wars The Last Jedi Art CampArtAges 5-810 am-12 pm$145
07/23 to 07/27Chamber Music WorkshopMusicAll Ages - by audition9 am-12 pm$180
07/23 to 07/27Girls Rock Camp (Rock n’ Roll)Music7 - 17 year olds9 am-12 pm$200
07/30 to 08/03MinionsArtAges 5-81 pm-3 pm$145
07/30 to 08/03Dare to DrawArtAges 5-810 am -12 pm$0
07/30 to 08/03Piano Bash Summer CampMusicAges 6-189 am-4 pm$0

Fall Classes Are Now Online

Music Classes at a Glance

Art Classes at a Glance

Theater & Dance Classes at a Glance

Colors and Cupcakes – entire list of projects for the year, one per month.

Printable 2018-19 Fall Brochure

Printable 2018-19 Programs Calendar

FALL MUSICAL IS:

There is a lot of other things to choose from too, esp. the new art class for preschoolers, winter break camp, and spring preschool ‘camp’ (soon to be online). Music lessons start next week and new students can join at any time. Art, Dance, Musical Theater, and Musik Kids all start after Labor Day. Here’s to some cooler weather!

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Pokemon

Calling all fans of Pikachu! Come spend a week with other Pokemon trainers to create oodles of unique Pokemon inspired projects.  During this mixed media camp there will be bright color, and those lovable creatures; the possibilities are endless. Ready, set, GO!


Camp Castle

Are you into realistic fortresses or ones wrapped up in a fire -breathing dragon?  Step back in time to the Middle Ages where lords built castles to defend their villages from enemies! In this camp, we will explore and build castles both realistic and imagined as we sculpt, draw and create with fellow fortress and fantasy fans. At the end of camp, take home your own imaginary creations to play with.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/18. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 8-12

Can be combined with:

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available FREE OF CHARGE. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour – so we know you will be here for lunch hour.

You can also register for it from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Our Short Promo

Well, we’ve waited to get this up – but we think it’s cute.

Enjoy! (For best view, click on full screen [ ] mark.)

 

Also:

Medical Authorization and Release Form


Mini Musical

**WEB REGISTRATION FOR THE MINI MUSICALS IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION**

Please call the office at 513-948-1900 or email registrar@MusicArtDance.org to register

Mini Musical 1

More fun than a barrel of monkeys! Ms. Mary & Ms. Rose are at it again with childish shenanigans meant to be on stage! Included in every show are: classical music, folk songs, and folk dances. The children will make a t-shirt, decorate the stage, learn poems, songs, accompany themselves with an instrument, learn special movements to a classical piece of music, and a folk dance — and perform for family and friends on Friday, the last 15 minutes of camp!

Each Mini Musical week will perform a different production. Also, this year’s Mini Musicals will be different from the past 3 summers!

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/4. 1-3 pm. Ages: 5-8  “I Want to be a Dog!”
  • Week of 6/25. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 5-8 “What a Hoot”
  • Week of 7/9. 1-3 pm. Ages: 5-8 “Monkeying Around”

Can be combined with:

And here’s a video from a few summers ago – it was a hoot for everyone, the children had an AWESOME time and did a wonderful job – ENJOY!!

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Summer 2018

The wait is over! Summer Camps 2018 have been finalized and you can sign-up TODAY.

Our camps have remained at the same cost for the 4th summer in a row, and if you combine morning and afternoon camp, you can add extended day for only $25 for the entire WEEK!

You can check out the complete list of camps by clicking here.

Highlights include:

ETC, ETC, ETC…

 


Early Drop-Off / Late Pick-Up Sign Up Form –

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week (includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you). Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

 

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Colors and Cupcakes | Saturday Family Art is BACK!

Colors and Cupcakes

Come to the PARTY and get ready for a memorable experience led by an art educator and local artist who will guide you step-by-step through a feature painting on canvas. At the end of the party…leave with your own masterpiece. We will have everything you need – you will just add your own flare and become an artist in no time. Oh, did we mention there will be cupcakes?

Next Party is:

Double Feature::: 03/10/2018

Saturday ::: 10:30 – Noon-NEW!!! Hogwarts Crest

Saturday ::: 2:30 – 4:00 -Hedwig

Come for one or both of our Harry Potter themed painting parties that are offered to both children and adults.  We are sure to brew up some extra special treats so come for one or both!

 

10:30 am Hogwarts Crest

2:30 pm Hedwig Registration

Click here for more info and to register.


 

Family Art Open Studio

Bring your family to the Art Studio! Our projects are open-ended to allow for play and experimentation with art materials. The whole family will enjoy a relaxing afternoon of creating. Make the intended project or use available materials to make your own creation. The goal is to make art in an open, friendly environment where we clean up your mess! Click on the dates to register!

$25 for the family (Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times). Preregister to attend. If no one preregisters, class will not run. If we don’t know you are coming, you may find the class cancelled. Let us know you are coming!

 


 


Playwriting Workshop

**SORRY, This camp has been cancelled due to low enrollment**

 

The play’s the thing! Write, produce, and star in your own play! Throughout the week campers will create their own characters and story lines, play spontaneous improv games and co-create music. The final day culminates in a performance showcasing each child’s contribution to the whole – whether on stage, behind the scenes, or both! Facilitated by Serenity Fisher, three-time award winner of the Cincinnati Fringe Festival Audience Pick Award.

About the instructor:

Serenity Fisher teaches piano lessons to many young aspiring songwriters in the Cincinnati area.  She is also the front woman for nationally touring indie dream-pop band Serenity Fisher and the Cardboard Hearts.

www.serenityfisher.com

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Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/23, 1 pm – 4 pm. Ages 8+

Can be combined with:

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group).

Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

 


Songwriting: From Adele to Ed Sheeran

Do you love creative writing?  Do you play an instrument?  Do you like performing?  Maybe you’ve never written a song or played an instrument, but think it would be fun to try?  This camp is for anyone interested in writing songs, prior experience welcome, but not necessary!

We will explore creative expression through fun writing games and prompts, piano and guitar tutorials, vocal coaching, and group collaboration.  You will learn how to craft song lyrics and set music to your words.  The week long experience will culminate in a performance on the last day of camp.  Learn how songwriters like Adele and Ed Sheeran do what they do!

 

About the instructor:

Serenity Fisher teaches piano lessons to many young aspiring songwriters in the Cincinnati area.  She is also the front woman for nationally touring indie dream-pop band Serenity Fisher and the Cardboard Hearts.

www.serenityfisher.com

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Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/25, 9 am – 12 pm. Ages 8+

Can be combined with:

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group).

Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


June and July Camps

Summer Camps 2017

SIGN UP TODAY!

Musical Theater Camp Audition:

NEW TIME!!!! Friday 6/23 @ 4:30 – 6:00 (ish) – Audition is for July Camp only. More info on the camp page – here.

Half and full day camps.

  • Art: Miniature Worlds, American Girl, Very Hungry Caterpillar, Imagine-See-Draw, Behind the Scenes…
  • Music: Rock n Roll, Beginning Guitar, Musical Theater, Songwriting, Mini Musicals, String Fling…

For ages 5-14

Before and After Care Available.

 


Supervised Lunch Hour Sign Up Form

Sign up here for the SUPERVISED LUNCH HOUR ONLY (please bring packed lunch). THIS IS A FREE SUPERVISED HOUR for campers registered for AM and PM camp in the same week. We only need you to fill this form if you are NOT planning on picking-up your camper between the AM and PM sessions.

AFTER YOU SUBMIT THIS FORM, YOU ARE DONE. DO NOT PAY $0.01. We had to put something in the price in order for our system to list this form. Supervised lunch hour is INCLUDED for campers.

If signing up for early drop-off and late pick-up, please click here (form is different).

Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. Camp fee includes a t-shirt.


Are you missing our Facebook posts?

 

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To make sure you see our Facebook posts in your feed, select “See First in your News Feed”, under ‘Liked’ tab – see the image. Facebook is now pushing business pages to boost post (as paid ads) for them to show up in their ‘likees’ feeds. We feel we shouldn’t need to pay for you, our’likees’ to see us on Facebook.

Don’t miss out on our posts – select ‘See First’ on our page, and our posts will start showing up!

Here’s how to do it:

  1. Go to our Facebook page
  2. Click on ‘Liked’
  3. Select “See First”
  4. If you also want notifications, select “All on” or edit what you can see by clicking on the little pencil

That’s it!

Share this info with all your friends! You can do this for any page you are following and would like to stay on top of what’s going on with them.

 


Current Programs

 

Drum Lessons at Wyoming Fine Arts Center

Not sure about our class? Try it for free!

Not sure about the lesson? Do a trial before committing.

Call us for details. Our goal is your complete satisfaction and success. If we can’t find a fit for you at the Center, we will help you find it somewhere else.


Newly updated (click for more info):

Colors and Cupcakes – and Themed Art Parties for Kids

bear with a gift

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March, April, and May Colors and Corks

Irish landscape

 

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Family Art Open Studio Saturdays

Dance and Theater Programs

Music Programs

Private Lessons

Art Programs

Our programs are now available for online registration. Colors and Cupcakes, Themed Art Parties for Kids and Colors and Cupcakes are a few of audience favorite one-off programs. For more in-depth study in music, art or dance, check out all our various programs: from Musical Theater to Dance and Ballet, Art Classes, and Music Instruction. As a part of music lessons, find out about our Suzuki Programs in Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano, or our Rock n Roll instruction.

Wyoming Fine Arts Center is premiere Community Arts Center offering highest quality instruction to all interested persons in the Greater Cincinnati area.

Dear Edwina

 


Minions

 

Frozen Party Pic

We all love these yellow guys, so this week, lets make art work inspired by Minion Madness! Bananas, goggles, one or two eyes, Bob, Stuart or Kevin, lets get in there and make some magic!

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/30. 1 pm – 3 pm. Ages: 5-8.

Can be combined with:

                              

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for $10 for the week. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

 


Robots

Do you enjoy taking things apart and putting them back together in new ways? Isn’t it fun to see how things work? Come explore exciting and unexpected materials to create your very own robot or robot family.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/4. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 5-8

Can be combined with:

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


About Our Summer Camps

Hello and welcome to the Wyoming Fine Arts Center’s Summer Camps Page!

Over the course of the summer, the Center offers a wide variety of art and music camps in addition to regular classes and lessons in music, art and dance. For the past 20 years, the Center has established a high-end summer experience, choosing proven faculty and providing unparalleled programming in a fun and safe environment.

This summer, combine morning and afternoon experience for a day-long art making extravaganza!

Choose from 46 summer camps and 8 different classes.

For working parents, early drop-off (8:15 am) and late pick-up (5:45) is available.

The Center also offers unparalleled year-long programs in Fine Arts, Music and Dance, including: Private Music Lesson, Musik Kids, Suzuki Violin, Suzuki Piano, curriculum-based art programming and level-appropriate dance classes.

Wyoming Fine Arts Center is a non-profit 501(c)3 Community Arts Center, est. 1995. Open to all’

 

To view the complete list of camps by date, please click here.

Thank you for being a part of the Center!!


Piano Bash Summer Camp

Students during one of the masterclasses at Cincinnati's Wyoming Fine Arts Center

**REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED FOR THIS CAMP**

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Students during one of the masterclasses at Cincinnati’s Wyoming Fine Arts Center.

Tuition is $275. Camp is 9 am to 4 pm daily. Performances on Friday commence at 1 pm.

For the Camp flyer, click HERE.

 

  • Early bird discount! Get $25 off when you register before June 15. Register and pay the deposit only. Reduced total will be due on the first day of camp.
  • Registration Deadline: July 13.

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* Faculty (subject to change):

*Masterclasses: Dr. Richard VanDyke, Dr. Lian Tan (Miami U), Benita Leung (Wright State University), Nick Ross (Otterbein U), Irina Voro (UK).

*Classes and Coaching: Inna Terekhov (Enslemble), Matt Wiles (Theory), Jill Phillips (Collaborative Coaching, Vocal), Luba Fedorov (Collaborative Coaching – Instrumental), Jennifer Melms (Orff), Melinda Welch (Art), Rich Seil (Ensemble and Masterclass), Carolyn Miller (Composition)Song Hun Nam (Ensemble and Masterclass).

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You have your special and unique skill – PLAYING PIANO! WE have an answer for you: a PIANO BASH CAMP! Faculty from Wyoming Fine Arts Center and esteemed guest artists.

Do you want to know more and learn about jazz, improvisation, relationship between music and science and how it affects your brain, how to properly take care of your piano? Do you all this while also meeting and working with well-known national artists and teachers! In previous years, we hosted masterclasses held by artists of national allure, and we continue that tradition again this year. Students will work with: Dr. Richard VanDyke, Dr. Lian Tan (Miami U), Benita Leung (Wright State University), Nick Ross (Otterbein U), Irina Voro (UK).

Our goal is to provide an environment for beginning to advanced classical young pianists to learn more of their art and bond with other young pianists through their shared passion for music and the piano through level-appropriate activities. Over the past decade of tradition, the campers not only found this week a valuable experience, but a springboard for a year-long inspiration! We include various age and level appropriate activities. More advanced students do collaborative piano where they will be assigned instrumental and vocal accompanying compositions appropriate to their level and musical experience, and will be partnered with instrumentalist and a singer for coaching and practice sessions. Younger students will be exposed to and do activities from Orff, to fine arts and other music and movement activities.Camp also includes ensemble opportunities for each student. The music is sent to the applicant prior to camp commencement.

Piano Lesson at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center

Final Performance on Friday at 1:00 pm.

Exciting opportunity for Semi-Private and Private Master Classes:

Master Classes are a way for your child to be coached directly by one of the leading piano pedagogues in this region, which is both informative and highly motivating.  All Master Classes last 50 minutes.  Choose between private and semi-private Master Classes.  Private Master Classes are one teacher and one student.  Semi-private Master Classes are one teacher and two students who take turns playing and observing.

Please call the Center at 513-948-190 or register below. If you have a teacher preference, please indicate that when you register. Students will be placed on the first-come basis.

Master Class Clinicians:

Dr. Richard VanDyke, Dr. Lian Tan (Miami U), Benita Leung (Wright State University), Nick Ross (Otterbein U), Irina Voro (UK).

Private Master Class (50 minutes):

  • $60.00 Up-charge

Semi-Private Master Class: (2 students – 25 minutes each):

  • $30.00 Up-charge

Please call us to schedule.

Piano Camp

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/31. 9 am -4 pm. Ages: 6-18
  • Early bird discount! Get $25 off when you register before June 16. Register and pay the deposit only. Reduced total will be due on the first day of camp.
  • Registration Deadline: July 14.

                                   

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

 

TO SIGN UP ONLINE, SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM!

AND CLICK on “REGISTER FOR THIS CAMP”


Star Wars The Last Jedi Art Camp

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This camp is for all the Jedi out there! Don’t let Ray be the last Jedi! Come spend a week resisting the dark side by making light sabers, space ships, androids, masks, and much, much more. C3PO could not handle all this excitement, don’t let him short circuit!  Sign up today and may the arts be with you….always.

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Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

 

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/24. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 5-8.

Can be combined with:

                                         

                                   

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Paw Patrol

**Waiting list only**

Prepare your pup packs for a rescue mission on Adventure Bay! Make your pup packs, tools to go in them and your very own blinking pet tag in this week of amazing pup fun!

Camp cost: $75. Deposit: $30. Right now, call 513-948-1900 to be placed on a waiting list.

                                   

Preschool camps do not offer a whole-day option or early drop-off.


Chamber Music Workshop

 

During this fun and challenging week, students will work together in small chamber groups with others of comparable age and playing ability. Throughout the week we will have daily coaching, rehearsal time, and master classes with guest artists from the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and other arts organizations. Students conclude the week with a final concert on Friday.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Please note that an audition is required for placement purposes. Students will not be turned away – audition is only for assessment and placement in an appropriate group.

Auditions will take place on: TBD

Audition Requirements:

  • 1 piece of your choice
  • Scale of choice
  • Sight reading

Early bird discount on string camps! Get $10 off when you register before June 1st, using code EB18. Register and pay the deposit only. Reduced total will be due on the first day of camp.

Camp is offered:

  • Week off 7/23. 9-noon. Ages: All. By Audition. See above.

Can be combined with:

                                   

                                   

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Girls Rock Camp (Rock n’ Roll)

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~beginners, no experience necessary

~GIRLS ONLY!

NO BOYS! This camp was designed for girls that want to learn and perform rock ‘n roll music as part of a Girl Rock Band. A week filled with rock instruments, vocals, songwriting, and recording. Bring your own instrument or we provide an instrument to focus on: guitar, bass, keyboard, or drums. No previous experience necessary. Led by professional teachers in a friendly atmosphere, students play in a band, learn and write songs in the state-of-the-art Music Technology Lab, and create a Rock “image” in the Art Studio. Campers will perform a Rock Concert on the final day!

  • Week off 7/23. 9-noon. Ages: 7-17.

Can be combined with:

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

                                  

                                   

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


A Wrinkle in Time

The universe is a vast place full of mystery and beauty. On this mystical week of art making, let’s bend time to assist Meg, Charles Wallace and Calvin in finding Dr. Murry.  Battling the “The Black Thing” and keeping our minds free of “IT”, let us create artwork that reflects this adventure through time and space.

Can be combined with:

                                     

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

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American Girl Summer Adventure at the Beach!

American Girl Camp

— This camp is designed to encourage girls to design and create freely while also learning new skills.  Materials provided.

It’s time to make those summer vacation plans! How about the beach? Spend this week creating accessories to take to the beach! What will you need; sun-screen, flip flops, a beach chair, sun hat, cooler? Goodness, so much to pack! Don’t worry, this week we have it covered. Come make some very cool, beachy-themed accessories!

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Instructors: Melinda Welch and Kelly Langdon

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/25, Ages 6-12. 1-3 pm.

Can be combined with:

                                     

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE for the week. You still have to register for it, so we know the child is staying . Click here to register for supervised lunch hour (DO NOT PAY ANYTHING!), or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Cats

 

Our frolicking furry feline friends are fueling the fun this week in the Art Studio.  Come put your paws to work making kitschy, corny or kooky works of art inspired by, yes, CATS! Grumpy or graceful we love those impish creatures, so why not paint and sculpt in their honor?

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/9, Ages 8-12. 10 am  – 12 pm.

Can be combined with:

 

                                

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Unicorn Rainbow

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These shy, mythical creatures really capture our imaginations! Let’s spend the afternoon dreaming of what our very own unicorn might look like.  We can draw her, make a unicorn diorama, maybe even paint a fantastical landscape that might include other mythical creatures!

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Can be combined with:

 

 

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for $10 for the week. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


String Fling Orchestra Camp

Elementary Strings Camp

 

Join us for a week of string fun! String and fun?! Yep! Your violin, viola, cello, and bass need not get dusty over the summer! With Rose and Co, this camp is sure to kick your playing up a notch or two while you won’t even know you’re doing it!

Elementary String Fling offer s students an exciting week of orchestral playing, musical games and special theory projects, and crafts. We will play fun music in many styles, including hits from movies and fiddle tunes. We will learn new skills on our instruments while we make new friends and share music with each other! Students need to be able to read in the keys of G, D, and A, and play on all four strings. A final concert will conclude the week on Friday.

The camp just may include something like this too!

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/16, 9-noon. Ages: 8-14

Can be combined with afternoon camps:

 

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is lead by Rose Reidmiller Gowda.

                                     

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Stop Animation (Claymation) Art Camp

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND. REGISTER EARLY CAMP FILLS QUICKLY!

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Create a riveting story complete with a cast of bendable characters and a stunning background! All you need is your imagination, and a mobile device with a stop-action app of your choice (ipad, android, or any other suitable mobile device – BUT NOT a digital camera).

We will spend the week developing a story line and characters, storyboarding, creating characters from plasticine or other materials, creating the sets and of course, shooting the film.  Work with a friend or solo.  Movies will be showcased on the last day.

NOTE: we do require a mobile device other than digital camera, as digital camera will require a computer and appropriate software. This is a cumbersome process and not suitable for this camp. Several years ago we did this camp with digital cameras, and it took waaay tooo long to upload and edit the film, mainly due to 3 factors: image sizes and a relatively large digital footprint that requires extreme amount of RAM, need for excess hard drive space, and need for processing speed (CPU) that’s above what normally comes on even the mid-range computers. Apps currently on the market are very cheap (many are free and paid ones cost no more than $5), simple, intuitive and integrate flawlessly in the mobile device memory and cpu speeds. They do an amazing job of automatically stitching the film together, including editing, adding sound effects, titles and subtitles, etc. Thus, no digital cameras!

Mobile Device and App of your choice: As you prepare for the camp, browse your app store for an appropriate stop-action app, and familiarize yourself with it. Many apps exist, some are free and some cost up to $4.99 (mostly to unlock all tools provided in the app). Read the app reviews, and consider getting an app that suits you and which you can use to showcase your full creative potential.

Remember: this camp is an educational experience. It’s created for a student to have fun, first and foremost. Stop-action app is the tool and your mind is the creator – along with instruction on developing the story line, storyboarding, etc, app is what brings it all together. Thus, make sure you are familiar with the app, to unlock all the creative possibilities of the student.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/4. 1 pm – 3 pm. Ages: 8+

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Harry Potter Camp

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Help find a missing case of creatures and explore the wizarding community from the mysterious depths of the… art room.  Prepare for a magical week of art making with the wizarding world and leave the muggles behind! Inspired by the Harry Potter books, movies, and Fantastic Beasts,  here are a few words to bewitch your minds: smoking potions, capes, goblets of fire, spell books, magic suitcases, dragons, Niffler, magic broom, House teams, golden snitch and (dare we say it?) the Deathly Hallows. Prepare to be sorted…. All new projects so returning wizards are welcome.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp offered:

  • Week of 6/18. 1-3 pm.  Ages: 7-13
  • Students will be divided in 2 age groups: 7-9 and 10+

Can be combined with:

                                              

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Enchanted Forest Fairies

**CAMP IS FULL – WAIT LIST ONLY**

Fairies are everywhere, just waiting to reveal themselves!

Fly into a week of fairy fantasy creating things to lure fairies to come out and play. Beautiful houses in an enchanted glen, pools of crystal water and of course, many beautiful flowers. Join us in creating a fairy garden to take home.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/9, Ages 5-8. 10 am – 12 pm.

Can be combined with:

                                            

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

 


School of Rock Camp

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**SORRY DRUMMERS- WE’RE IN NEED OF GUITARISTS, BASSISTS, & PIANISTS FOR THIS CAMP ONLY. OUR DRUM REGISTRATION IS FULL**

 

This exciting camp week offers students an ideal opportunity to immerse themselves in performance and ensemble techniques under the direction of Tony Neumayr. Students will be placed in a band of similar musical interest, age, and ability. Pre-formed groups are also welcomed. Our unique curriculum develops songwriting and digital recording skills using cutting-edge software and equipment under the direction of master instructors. Daily activities include master classes, ensemble and vocal coaching, guest talks, songwriting, recording, rehearsals, and instrumental technique classes. Students produce and take home their own CD. They also perform in an All Camp Jam Concert on the final evening. Students should have at least 6 months of study on their instrument.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Prerequisite:

~6 months instrument training required

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/11-28. 1 pm – 6 pm. Ages: 11-17.
  • Week of 7/23-27 1pm – 6pm. Ages: 11-17

Can be combined with:

Visit our Youtube page for videos of previous years’ camps, or watch the selected video below:

                              

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Jewelry Design

This week, transform plain objects like corks, tread, plastic and paper into your very own statements pieces. Learn basic jewelry making skills to create bracelets, necklaces, earnings and rings.  Best of all, be inspired by the instructor who loves to make jewelry out of unique objects!

 

Can be combined with:

                                              

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Rock n’ Roll Exploration Camp

Drum Lessons at Wyoming Fine Arts Center

~beginners, no experience necessary

~explore all instruments and jam!

Rock instruments, vocals, songwriting, recordings, costumes, and CD design. An action-packed week for the budding rocker. Bring your own instrument or we provide an instrument to focus on: guitar, bass, keyboard, or drums. No previous experience necessary. Led by Center faculty in a friendly atmosphere, students play in a band, and learn and write their own songs in the Music Technology Lab. Students also create a Rock image in the Art School. Jam Sampler Concert on the final hour of the camp, and a CD of the performance to take home.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/11. 9 am – 12 pm. Ages: 7-12.

Can be combined with:

 

                             

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Camp Coco

Travel with Miguel Rivera to the land of the dead to meet his great, great grandfather.  Create lively sugar skulls, beautiful, colorful Mexican folk art and enjoy the tunes from the movie Coco.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/11. 1 pm – 3 pm. Ages: 5-8

Can be combined with:

                                      

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know you will not be picking-up your camper between AM and PM sessions, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

 


Musical Theater: Dear Edwina, Jr.

Dear Edwina, Jr!

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/18. 1-4 pm. Ages: 8+
  • Week of 7/16 1-4 pm. Ages 8+

Can be combined with:

 

Join Wyoming Fine Arts Center veteran choreographer Steve Irwin and music director Nancy Huey  in this year’s production of Dear Edwina, Jr.

 

Final 45 minute production is on Friday, the last hour of the camp.

Notes:

Due to the camp structure and educational nature of our programs, this production may be edited for language and duration, and is age appropriate.

NOTE: Steve Irwin and Nancy Huey are teaching both productions.

 

IMPORTANT AUDITION INFORMATION:

Please note that EVERYONE WHO SIGNS-UP AND AUDITIONS WILL HAVE A PART. The auditions are only to assist us in assigning parts.

AUDITION DATES:

  • Sunday, May 20. 1:00 – 2:00 (show up at 12:55, audition for both camps)
  • Friday, June 22. 5:00-6:00 (audition for our July camp)

The audition process is very relaxed and the duration will depend on number of campers – it may take 60-90 minutes…

Each child should prepare a song (preferably from a show, such as “Seussical, JR.”, “Willy Wonka”, “The Little Mermaid”, “Aladdin”, “The Sound of Music”, “Wizard of Oz”, etc.). At the audition, the children will also take turns reading from the script and learn a song and choreography from the show.

Please note that everyone who auditions will get a role in the show! The auditions are simply to assist us in determining the best part for each child. The audition will last approximately 60-90 minutes.

 

SCRIPTS and PRACTICE SOUNDTRACK

You will receive a copy of the libretto at the audition (must be returned to us after the production – so take a good care of your copy!) You can also pick-up a copy of it at our office, or, download the PDF version of the libretto (see the link below).

  • SCRIPTS: Once we receive them, the scripts will be available for download HERE.
  • This is our DropBox folder (music is also there). In the folder, click on appropriate files to download the pdf files of the scripts. They are at the bottom of the folder, below the music. You will be able to also pick up a script at the Fine Arts Center office from Claire at your convenience. For quicker access, we encourage you to utilize the download option. YOU DON’T NEED MEMBERSHIP TO DROPBOX TO ACCESS FILES. JUST EX OUT OF ANY POPUPS.
  • AUDIO: Audio tracks will be available for download HERE. We will not make cd copies. If you don’t have a way to download, let us know.  YOU DON’T NEED MEMBERSHIP TO DROPBOX TO ACCESS FILES. JUST EX OUT OF ANY POPUPS.
  • IF you decide to sign-up for a free DropBox account, please include the following email as the referring email – it will give us more free storage, and it won’t cost you anything. Referring email — Director@MusicArtDance.org.

 

Anyone registered for the camp MUST audition (in person preferred). If you cannot make these dates and time but still want to participate in the camp, please let us know. Video upload may be accepted for students who can not make the audition times, or for students coming from out of town. Student should sing 2 songs songs of their choosing on the video (more details on which songs TBD in May). However, for best experience make every attempt to make one of the two audition times.

If you sign-up for the camp AFTER the audition and assignment of parts, you will still be able to participate and be assigned various chorus parts.

NOTE: If you miss the audition dates, you can still register for the camp. As main roles are determined 2-3 weeks prior to the camp, if you are in that window, you may still upload to YouTube your 2 minute audition video representing your singing of your 2 pieces. This will give the directors the ability to appropriately assign the parts to you, as applicable, but does not guarantee you a main role. If you are signing up less than 2-3 weeks prior to camp, we still need your video and you will be assigned an appropriate chorus part. Remember that this is an educational experience, and participating in the production will benefit the student regardless of the part assigned.

NOTE: Once you upload your video, remember to contact the office and email us the link to the video.

NOTE: Video settings on the upload have to be either ‘Public’ or ‘Unlisted’ for us to be able to view it. Do not make your videos ‘Private’ as that does not allow for viewing to anyone but you. If you are concerned about privacy, make the video ‘Unlisted’ and then after you get your part assignment, you can either delete the video or make it ‘Private’. If we can’t see your video, you will be assigned parts at the Director’s discretion on the first day of the camp and will be assigned chorus parts of which there are many.

Please, sign-up early.Thank you!

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available FREE OF CHARGE. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour – so we know you will be here for lunch hour. 

You can also register for it from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Behind the Scenes: Theater Set Design

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Scene Design & Set Building. You’ll find out that not all the fun happens onstage! This class will design and paint a backdrop that is creative and fun and make it come alive for the musical theater camp rehearsing in the afternoons of the same week. Learn how to “set the stage” with flats and props and how to use paint to create perspective, mood and location. Wear old clothes because we will be painting everyday.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/18. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 7+
  • Week off 7/16. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages 7+

Can be combined with:

                                                 

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available FREE OF CHARGE. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour – we still need to know you are staying for lunch.

You can also register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Guitar Star

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Using activities and games and hands on playing, students will learn basic chords, basic strumming patterns, taking care of the guitar and a little of the history of the guitar in a nurturing environment with the goal of giving each student a good overall introduction to the guitar. At the end of the camp, student will learn names of guitar strings, parts of the instrument, and several beginner-level songs to wow parents in the concert on the last day of camp.

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Already a master? Join our  Rock Exploration or Girls Rock Camps.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 6/18, 10 am – 12 pm. Ages 6-8

Can be combined with:

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group).

Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

* AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 

 

Art Play Camp

**CAMP IS FULL – WAIT LIST ONLY**

Come explore an exciting array of materials with an experienced art guide.  This morning is for messy play! What better way to learn how things work together, to discover cause and effect and begin to make deliberate choices in art materials?

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of June 25. 10-11 am. Ages: 3-5.

                                

This camp is for pre-schoolers ages 3-5. As such, there is no early early drop-off or late pick.

 


Art Extraordinaire

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On this guided art adventure, children are introduced to a wide range of art materials. They are encouraged to discover and create using various media including painting, pastels, sculpture, and printmaking, with plenty of artwork to take home at the end of the camp. Don’t miss this week of extraordinary art making!

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

  • Week off 7/23. 1-3 pm. Ages: 5-8.

Can be combined with:

                              

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for $10 for the week. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register


Teacher Extraordinaire – Melinda Welch (Art)

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As our visual art director for nearly four years, Melinda continues to develop and grow as an art teacher and artist while learning much from her students. With the degree in Art Education from the UC-DAAP, students (and parents in our First Saturday Art program) keep coming back for her exceptional teaching both during the school year and the summer camps. Prior to coming to the Center, Melinda taught at the Kennedy Heights Art Center, Pleasant Ridge Montessori (afterschool program), Walnut Hills High School, Sherwood Elementary, North Avondale Montessori, and at the Anderson High. Internship engagements included the Cincinnati Art Museum, the Taft Museum of Art, Manifest Gallery and the Prairie Gallery (Northside). An active artist who works in ceramics, photography, collage and whatever else strikes her artistic fancy, Melinda, her husband, daughter Nora and a baby boy on the way reside in Camp Washington.

Summer Art Camps are taught and directed my Miss Melinda. Feel free to check out the offerings by clicking here.


Super Sculpture

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**CAMP IS FULL – WAIT LIST ONLY**

For those who love to build and construct, this camp is for you! We will create sculptures with a variety of materials: clay, papier mache, plaster, found objects and more.  New projects this summer, coming your way!

Camp fee includes a t-shirt.

Camp offered:

  • Week of 6/11. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 5-8

Can be combined with:

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* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group). Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for $10 for the week. Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Teacher Extraordinaire – Claire Timmerman

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A native of Cincinnati Ohio, Claire recently returned home after several years of residence in Paris, France. While abroad, she studied Jazz and vocal music at Paris VIII Université and began touring internationally as an independent Singer-Songwriter, performing at some of Europe’s acclaimed festivals and venues performing on Violin, Cello and Guitar. At the Center, Claire is teaching lessons on all 3 instruments: Violin, Cello and Guitar, and offers a unique approach to both traditional and non traditional learners, children and adults alike.

Claire attended the SCPA in Cincinnati, Ohio, and later graduated from Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan where she majored in violin performance. Claire completed studies at the University of Dayton in Music Therapy with a minor in cello performance. There, she also studied guitar and voice. 

Claire’s  parents, both Suzuki teachers, studied in Japan under the direct tutelage of Dr. Suzuki. Her passion for music and teaching were nurtured from a very young age. She began playing violin using the Suzuki method at the age of 2, and Suzuki cello shortly thereafter. She began her Suzuki teacher training and taught her first Suzuki workshop in St. Petersburg, FL while still in her teens. 

Her travels and diverse musical studies have led her to have a very dynamic and holistic approach to music and teaching. Claire believes that music is an integral part of the human experience and that everyone should have an equal opportunity to learn.


Teacher Extraordinaire – Kelly Langdon

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Kelly Langdon (on the left) is one of our wonderful art instructors. Yet, Kelly does more than inspire creation in others. For the past year, she has been living in Zimbabwe, Africa – amongst 102 lions. Yes, real ones! While in Zimbabwe, Kelly painted a huge mural and prepared a school for kids to learn about conservation.  After leaving Africa, Kelly painted her way through the rest of the world: Cambodia, Thailand, Bali and Ireland, always leaving her mark.  Among many other camps, next week Kelly will be taking kids on their own safari adventure in Safari Adventure Art Camp and next month, she will be teaching a Mural Camp right here at the Center! To see Kelly’s African murals visit http://kellylangdon.weebly.com/murals.html.

So, what are you waiting for? Sign up today and hear a few stories of her own Indiana Jonesing.


Creative Dreams Camp for Girls with Robin OK and Serenity Fisher

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All-New “Creative Dreams” Summer Camp Session for Girls Coming to Wyoming Fine Arts Center (OH) the week of June 24-28! Facilitated by dynamic duo, Serenity Fisher & Robin OK! Girls get to write, make art & music, play, perform, dabble in their dreams and have their creative spirit validated and nurtured all week long! Serenity and Robin are a duo of writers, creatives and playwrights whose plays were awarded Best of Fringe Audience Awards three years in a row. Creative camp for girls will tap into their fabulous spectra of talents to direct the campers to explore creative play through dreaming, writing, theater games, music, art, movement and laughter. For more information on Robin, visit www.laughndream.com. For info on Serenity visit www.serenityfisher.com.

For more information about the camp and to register, click here.


Summer Camps 2013 – Day Camps – Now With Early Drop-off and Late Pick-up

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2013 Summer Camps are finalized. NEW OFFERING for Day Camp students will be early drop-off and late pick-up (if combining morning and afternoon camps) for ONLY $25 for the week! Our working parents can now leave their child at the Center starting at 8:15 am and pick them up by 5:45. Online registration is available here! HIGHLIGHT: Musical Theater production this summer is HAIRSPRAY!


Dare to Draw

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**CAMP IS FULL – WAIT LIST ONLY**

Do you love to draw? If so, this is the camp for you!  We will spend the week practicing drawing techniques, drawing from life, and delving into the wilds of your imagination.  Much of our time will be spent out-of doors, observing the world.

Each camper will receive a hardbound sketchbook to keep and a camp t-shirt.

Camp is offered:

  • Week of 7/30. 10 am – 12 pm. Ages: 5-8.

Can be combined with:

                              

* Any morning and afternoon camp may be combined for a whole-day experience (making sure it’s for the same age group).

Early drop-off and late pick-up is also available for only $25 for the entire week. It includes supervised lunch hour – please bring lunch with you.

* Early drop-off is 8:15 am and late pick-up is by 5:45 pm (6:00 pm for afternoon rock camps). Registration is available online (click here), or from the “Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, second entry in the camp listing).

AM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off a child early for an AM camp and pick them up at noon if the child is not staying in the afternoon. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* PM ONLY 1/2 DAY CAMPERS: You can drop off the child for the PM camp and pick them up by 5:45. Sing-up for an early drop-off / late pick up and pay $25 for the week.

* You cannot sign up for a PM camp only and drop off the child at 8:15, or sign up for an AM camp only and pick up the child by 5:45. If signing up for only one camp, be it AM or PM, early drop off and late pick up can only accommodate pre-camp care for AM campers or post-camp care for PM campers.

* LUNCH HOUR ONLY: If registering for AM and PM camp WITHOUT early drop-off and late pick-up, and the child WILL STAY here for the lunch hour (please bring bag lunch), supervised lunch hour is available for FREE. We still need to know, thus  Click here to register for supervised lunch hour, or register from the ‘Summer Camps — Summer At A Glance” menu (top right, first entry in the camp listing).

* Contingent on adequate enrollment – camps may be cancelled due to low enrollment – register early to reserve your spot and avoid cancellations. 


Dance/Theater Summer Camps

Take your mark, smile, aaaand…. dance and sing!

Is your 5 – 8 year old always singing and acting around the house? Than the Mini Musical with Ms. Mary is for him! How about your 8+ year old? Musical Theater Camp might just be the right thing!

Mini Musical Director (and our Musik Kids Program Director) Ms. Mary Rekers creates an environment where children will learn a new musical composed by Ms. Mary especially for these camps. For older children, Musical Theater Camp Music Director Keith Minnery and Director and Choreographer Steve Irwin take children on a learning adventure and a production of a junior version of major musical. Well known in the tri-state as experienced educators, Mr. Minnery and Mr. Irwin will teach the children ins and outs of acting, dancing and singing, while putting on a full one-hour production of a wonderful musical.


Music Summer Camps

Chosen through a rigorous selective process, faculty at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center is comprised of 35 educated and experienced musicians, dancers and artists. With years of experience in educating children and adults, many are also performing and creating artists, thus bringing a unique blend of theoretical and practical knowledge to our students.


Art Summer Camps

It’s summer – and it needs to be filled with creative artistic endeavors! Whether the child is just a young expressive beginner or is an art expert, our camps are guaranteed to be fun! They will challenge each student at their level, while creating a collaborative and supportive environment for each child to find or develop his or her artistic voice in a fun and nurturing environment. Best of all – a ton of art will be created and brought home at the end of the camp week for everyone to enjoy. Select art work will be featured on our end of summer art exhibit!


Summer Camps

From Music to Art to Dance, go MAD with music, art and dance and be inspired! Children create and are challenged while taught in a safe and nurturing environment. Now in our 21st year, summer camps at the Wyoming Fine Arts Center are drawing on almost two decades of experience in nurturing the creative process in the youngest children to teenagers! This summer our camps and classes are sure to fill your creative desires.