School Vacation Programs

Fun in February Vacation Camp

The program will run February 21 -  February 24.  All other information is TBA.


Chicopee Parks & Recreation Presents Feb. Vacation Art Ventures with Let’s Gogh Art

Let’s Gogh Art…  
- Helping art explorers think outside the box about art as it relates to the amazing world around us! 
- Unique and original art experiences using quality art materials in a fun and stress-free environment 
- Talented, nurturing instructors inspire children’s imaginations and creativity and promote the value of art 
- Provides wicked cool, sometimes kooky, art activities kids love to do! 

Tuesday, 2/21/17, Totally Awesome Animal Art 
 Create ferocious tiger boxes using the art of decoupage and sculpting with clay, design colorful animal hand puppets, and draw dressed-up dogs inspired by the photographer William Wegman. Hilarious creations! 

Wednesday, 2/22/17, Jumpin' Jellyfish Art‐ventures  
Experiment with some very weird materials and textures while building shimmering jellyfish sculptures, create dripping watercolor jellyfish paintings and color beautiful stained glass ocean scenes to hang in a window. As a final art activity, experience the magical art of diffusion using baby wipes, bright colors and sea animal shapes!

Thursday, 2/23/17, Rainforest, Ribbit.... 
 Learn about red-eyed tree frogs, poison dart frogs and the patterns of the rainforest while drawing, painting and sculpting with clay. Sculpt fanciful froggy pots, design tree light switch covers for your rooms and paint rainforest patterned masterpieces. Ribbit...Ribbit...Ribbit! Fun and laughter as usual!

 Friday, 2/24/17, Totally Terrific Teddy Bear Picnic  
Learn some fun facts about bears while coloring and decorating 8" stuffed fabric bears. Paint ceramic Teddy Bear banks, then create cool bear drawings to hang in your rooms.

Time: 10am to 12pm each day. Grades: K-5 
Location: Chicopee Parks and Recreation, 687 Front St. 
Fee per day: $23 for residents/$26 for non-residents 
Sign up for one or all four! (Limited Space, sign up early

 Register online @ www.ARTventuresfor Click “Register Now” or in person @ the Chicopee Parks Office 687 Front St.