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Artblast! STEAM Art Camp

Calling all boys and girls who have a creative, curious mind and like to explore! Learn about how Science is an inspiration for many artists. Boost your imagination while you play and paint with magnets, explore robotic sculptures and Technology. Develop your Engineering skills and design your dream house! Create Artistic Math puzzles and much more while you ignite your creativity. Join us on the Abrakadoodle® STEAM art venture and have a blast while you play games, make new friends and create art in innovative ways! Bring your own lunch and snacks. Full Day Camp $275. Half Day Camp $150 Prior registration required. www.abrakadoodle.com/nc-raleigh-register. Grades K-8. No worries – kids will be in age appropriate groups with their own teacher. Let us know if you need early drop off/late pick up.

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What’s In The Box?: Animals

Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect “What’s in the Box?” cards in English or Spanish (provided at each session or download).

Parts of Art: Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes, colors, textures, or patterns?

  • For preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers
  • $8 Members, $10 Nonmembers (no charge for adult)
  • Season Pass: $40 Members, $50 Nonmembers (6 class pass with one class free; purchase by December 7)
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What’s In The Box?: Animals

Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect “What’s in the Box?” cards in English or Spanish (provided at each session or download).

Parts of Art: Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes, colors, textures, or patterns?

  • For preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers
  • $8 Members, $10 Nonmembers (no charge for adult)
  • Season Pass: $40 Members, $50 Nonmembers (6 class pass with one class free; purchase by December 7)
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What’s In The Box?: Animals

Have fun while looking at art together. Each session introduces a work of art from the Museum and includes activities that stretch the imagination. Everyone can collect “What’s in the Box?” cards in English or Spanish (provided at each session or download).

Parts of Art: Come to the Museum to explore a part of art. What will be in the box this week? Lines, shapes, colors, textures, or patterns?

  • For preschoolers, ages 2–5, and their caregivers
  • $8 Members, $10 Nonmembers (no charge for adult)
  • Season Pass: $40 Members, $50 Nonmembers (6 class pass with one class free; purchase by December 7)
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Valentine's Day Family Fun in and around Raleigh

Family-Friendly Valentine’s Day Events in and around Raleigh

  Looking for fun ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the whole family? Here’s a list of family-friendly events in the Raleigh area. Spoiler alert: lots of daddy and daughter dances! Friday, February 9th Art Buzz Kids: Cupcake Hearts hosted by Wine & Design. Sign the whole family up for this fun kids’ painting class. […]

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Nutcracker Tea

Join us for a Nutcracker Tea Party at the Mayton Inn in downtown Cary!

The performance is the perfect introduction to the Nutcracker for little ones and a great kick off to your holiday season for young and old! The beautiful Mayton Inn will set the stage for you to enjoy narrated excerpts from the Nutcracker, including a few interactive moments for our youngest audience members. Cookies, cocoa, tea and lemonade will be served.

Tickets are $20. There are two showings: 2pm and 4:30pm. Order here: www.tututix.com/GracefulDance

100% of the profits support our dance company’s spring benefit performance and Nutcracker Tea Party at the Raleigh Rescue Mission.

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Paint the Page

The Friends of the Page-Walker invite teens ages 13 to 18 to participate in the 3rd Annual Paint the Page that will take place Sunday, October 1, from 1 to 5 pm at the Page-Walker Arts & History Center in Cary. Teens will capture Cary’s historic railroad hotel on canvas or paper using the medium of their choice. Interested artists should register at http://tinyurl.com/paintthepage.

A reception will be held Sunday, October 8, from 4 to 5 pm celebrating the works of all of the participating artists. The best-in-show entry will receive a $100 cash prize and will be displayed at the Page-Walker through the end of 2017. Five $50 judges’ choice cash awards will also be awarded. Family, friends and the general public are invited to attend and celebrate the artists, and enjoy music from the Enloe High School Music Outreach Club.

Paint the Page supports young artists and gives them the opportunity to learn about Cary’s history. It also enriches the community with artwork inspired by the beautiful, historic Page-Walker Hotel that now serves as our public arts and history center.

For more information, visit www.friendsofpagewalker.org/Paint-The-Page or call 919-460-4963.

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RLT Education Open House!

Ever wondered what youth classes are all about at Raleigh Little Theatre? Come experience it first-hand at our Youth Classes Open House on Sunday, Sept. 24th 1:00-4:00 PM for FREE!

Drop in at the top of every half hour to sample our classes for ages 4-18 year olds, meet some of our teaching artists and education staff and have fun! Check in at the Sutton Theatre lobby and we’ll break into groups by age to connect you with the class that’s right for you. You can also enter a drawing for a family four-pack to “Grace for President,” October 13-22 at the NC Museum of History.

With story drama and imagination games for younger actors, an acting basics class for ages 8-13 and an up-close look at our artist development classes for teens, we know you’ll find something that gets your creativity flowing here at Raleigh Little Theatre.

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