Sautee Nacoochee, GA

YOUTH CLASSES AND EVENTS

The Center has always placed great importance on programs for the younger members of the community - classes and activities in the visual and performing arts. Young creative spirits need to be nurtured in the notion that creativity is not a secondary part of a well rounded life but an essential element at its very core.

Check out the activities listed below and sign up by calling the center at 706-878-3300.
The Nova Marie Adams Scholarship Fund

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VALLEY HOMESCHOOL DAYS
Art and Play Instructor: Abigail Thomas

Join us for Valley Homeschool Days at the Sautee Nacoochee Center! Drop your children off for a seasonal art project on the third Thursday of the month from 10:00 a.m. to noon in the Historic Gym.

Dates: Thursdays: Feb 15, March 21, April 18
Time: 10am - noon
Place: Historic Gym
COST Per Class: $15 per child $15 to cover art supplies, sibling discount provided
Ages: 4 - 15

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JUNIE B. JONES JR class (rehearsals)
by director, Jenna Scaramuzzo

Join Junie B. on her first day of first grade, where many changes are in store:
• Junie's best friend Lucille has found new best friends.
• Junie B. makes friends with Herb, the new kid at school.
• While in Mr. Scary's class, Junie has trouble reading the blackboard and she may need glasses.

Add in a friendly cafeteria lady, an intense kickball tournament and a Top-Secret Personal Beeswax Journal, and first grade has never been more exciting.

Featuring many lovable characters and fun-filled songs, Junie B. Jones JR will capture audiences' and performers' hearts - just as the books captivated an entire generation of students.

Performance dates: May 3-5, May 10-12
Place: Center Theater
Time: 7pm
Tickets: select date and seating
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AFTERSCHOOL ARTSHOP: EARTH ART!
Instructor Terri Edgar
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Choosing our supplies from Mother Nature, to create biodegradable artwork, is the challenge for this class. School-bus drop off provided. Snack included.

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Dates: Tuesdays: Apr 9 - May 14
Time: 3:30 - 5:30pm
Place: Folk Pottery Art Studio
Cost: $150 Member, $175 Non-Member.
Ages: 6 - 11

EARTH DAY EVENT
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EARTH DAY EVENT
YOUTH ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION SERIES
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By incorporating a mix of educational and art activities, this Earth Day event will engage youth in learning about the importance of pollinators while fostering creativity and environmental stewardship.

Dates: Saturday, Apr 20
Time: 10am - 2pm
Place: SNC Campus
Cost: free
Ages: All ages welcome

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CELEBRATE THE ARTS FESTIVAL
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Celebrate The Arts is an arts-infused, disability awareness field trip for sixth graders in the White County schools.

Begun in the early 1990's, this year's event will be inclusive and serve over 400 students and their teachers. Seeing performers with disabilities, the children will learn that disability does not have to limit a person's ability to express themselves in creative ways.

Dates: Wednesday, May 15
Time: 9am - noon
Place: SNC Campus
Ages: 6th graders

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SUMMER THEATER CAMP: SEUSSICAL KIDS!
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"Oh, the thinks you can think" when Dr. Seuss' best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in Seussical KIDS, a fantastical musical extravaganza where the powers of friendship, loyalty, More info
family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant!

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Place: Historic Gymnasium
Ages: 6-15
Rehersals: June 3-7 & 10-14, 8:30am-3:30pm, lunch provided.
Cost: $275 members, $300 non-members. Sibling discount 20%
Performance Dates: June 14-15

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SUMMER ARTOPIA CAMP
Instructor: Abigail Thomas

Join us in Artopia through the colorful world of creativity, where budding artists aged 6 to 12 will unleash their imaginations and explore a variety of mediums. From molding clay masterpieces to splashing vibrant paints onto canvases, and from sketching intricate designs to creating psychedelic tie-dye creations, there's no limit to what our campers can create!

But the fun doesn't stop there - campers will come together to collaborate on an awe-inspiring mural, transforming our outdoor stage into a gallery of wonderment. Get ready to dive into a summer of artistic adventures at Artopia!

Dates: 2 separate one-week sessions: July 15-19 and July 22-26
Time: 10am - 2pm
Place: Folk Pottery Art Studio
COST Per Week: $220 members, $225 non-members
Ages: 6 - 12