Averitt Center Weekly Newsletter
Let Your Little One Be Creative
The Averitt Center for the Arts is introducing a new program for the 2021-22 school year. In Little Artists, children discover the world around them through playing, singing, exploring, and creating. Held in the Averitt Center's Main Building, this fun-filled program encourages a child's natural sense of wonder and curiosity while promoting self-expression and social development. Our curriculum is designed around learning through play, creating using the arts, helping to develop social skills and sharpening the important foundational abilities needed for school readiness.
This program starts on August 2nd and will be held Mondays-Fridays from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. We will be following theBulloch County Schools' calendar. Little Artists is for potty-trained children in the 3-5 year old age range. Tuition is $250 per month ($225 for members). The program will be under the instruction of Michelle Nesmith. Call 912-212-2787 for more information or to register.
Barefoot Comedy Returns With Landry
Need a good laugh? Canadian-born comedian Landry, performs in the Emma Kelly Theater on June 24 at 8 p.m. to wind up the 2020-2021 season.
Landry is a Canadian-born interracial love child whose hybrid existence, when mixed with a little dysfunction, makes for a fantastic recipe of comedy goulash. He is the winner of both the Boston Comedy Festival and the World Series of Comedy, but none of that matters so long as his mom thinks he is funny. With a smile that lights up a room and a personality to match, there is no telling what great things this young performer will achieveSo come on out and have a good laugh! Tickets are only $20, $18 for members/military/first responders/city & county employees, and $15 for students.
Summer Art Camps Foster Creativity
The Averitt Center Summer Art Camps are now open! During the remaining eight weeks of summer, there are 39 week-long camps for children ranging from three-year old dancers to 18-year old thespians. There is even a “camp” for adults.
Some of the summer offerings are: Greek Mythology Theater Camp, Land of Sweets Dance Camp, Eco-Art Camp, Ready, Set, Create Camp, Let's Get Muddy Camp, Ocean Week Camp and many more. For a complete list and descriptions of the camps, please visit our website by clicking the button below.
Due to current COVID-19 guidelines and safety concerns, each camp will have a very limited number of participants so please don’t delay in signing up. To register, call Tony Phillips at 912-259-9228. Safety protocols such as masks, daily temperature checks, hand sanitizer and social distancing will be strictly observed.
Tuition is $125 for half-day camps ($100 for members) and $175 for full-day camps ($150 for members). But, if you register your child or children one week or more before camps start, there is a $25 Early Bird Discount per camp.
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