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June 2, 2019, 2:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
Mischa Santora conducts Igor Stravinsky's theatrical masterpiece "The Soldier's Tale" in a MacPhail Spotlight concert. Tyson Forbes acts and narrates the classic tale of a soldier, his fiddle, and the very devil. Francesca Anderegg, violin; Rolf Erdahl, bass; Nina Olsen, clarinet; Jonathan Brandt, trumpet; Karl Wiederwohl, trombone; and Bob Adney, percussion.
June 10, 2019, 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 7-15
Learn to write and illustrate a story taken from your own imagination! Once your story is in book format, the instructor will teach you how to illustrate your book using pen and ink drawings with watercolor washes.
June 10, 2019, 12:30 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
Upon registration your child is automatically accepted into the cast—no acting experience necessary. Auditions for specific parts take place the first day of camp from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Rehearsal times will vary by the part your child gets, so flexibility for pick-up/drop-off times is needed. In general, rehearsal times will fall between 12:30 and 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. On Friday, rehearsal will begin at 3 p.m. and will last right up to show time. All costumes, music and scenery are provided and are included in the registration fee. Tickets to the performances are $7 and can be purchased online.
June 11, 2019, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Ritter Farm Park
For ages 6-12
Calling all animal lovers who also have a love for art! Come join us in painting these adorable critters who live in the wild. Sign up for one or more of these painting workshops. Classes will be held at the Ed Mako Environmental Learning Center in beautiful Ritter Farm Park.
June 11, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 11-15In this class students will learn basic wheel-throwing skills. Each student will create a variety of hand-thrown pots complete with a glazed finish. Beginners are welcome! Please bring your own towel.
June 12, 2019, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Ritter Farm Park
June 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 21+
Join us for evening workshops where you'll paint in a fun and relaxed environment. No experience is necessary! Your canvas will be prepped with the image you'll be painting and our instructors will walk you through mixing colors step-by-step to create your own masterpiece. Our paint nights now offer a cash bar with beer, wine, soda and water, and food will be available for purchase. Your registration fee includes all supplies and instruction, food and drink are an additional charge.
Demonstrations will cover hand-building and basic wheel-throwing techniques for beginners, as well as more advanced concepts for intermediate students. Students work at their own pace with both individualized and group instruction. Bring an old towel.
June 13, 2019, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 6+
This is a great way for parents, grandparents or caregivers to discover the outdoor firing process of Raku-fired ceramics. Fee covers the materials for one project for you and your child to make together (optional $15 fee for each additional project). We will provide hot dogs and s’mores for the campfire during the firing. Bring your own pop or water.
June 13, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
June 13, 2019, 7:00 PM @ Antlers Park
Bring a lawn chair or blanket. In case of inclement weather, concerts will move to the Lakeville Area Arts Center - check our website after 12 p.m. the day of the concert.
June 14, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
June 17, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 4-6
This program was created to pair a book with an art project using process art techniques. Each session features one story book and a related art project. Each of the books feature some of the best-known painters in history (Franz Marc, Picasso, Matisse and van Gogh).
June 19, 2019, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
June 19, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 6-12
In this ever-popular Kids Pottery series, students will hand build a pottery project using a slab of clay. After the first firing students will return to glaze, paint and embellish their projects.
June 19, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 15+
Looking for some creative garden art ideas? Concrete art in your garden makes a statement and the texture and gray pieces contrast with greenery and flowers to make them pop. Sign up for one or more of our workshops and in a few hours you can make your own custom concrete art. The concrete needs to cure for one week before transporting.
June 20, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 8-15Kids will create acrylic paintings on a 16”x20” canvas using a variety of painting techniques. At the end of camp your young artist will go home with a beautiful piece of art to hang on the wall. Bring your own photo/sketch or use one of the instructor’s painting ideas.
June 20, 2019, 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Ritter Farm Park
For ages 15+You will begin your plein air adventure in Ritter Farm Park with a demonstration, followed by outdoor class time painting in the park. The instructor will work with each student individually on their paintings with tips to make them stronger. A supply list will be provided. Class meets at the Ed Mako Environmental Learning Center, rain or shine.
June 21, 2019, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 6+
Enchant your children with this cute clay project for your garden. Parents, grandparents or caregivers will work together to create a beautiful set of fairy houses. (Fee covers the materials for each of you to make a fairy house.)
June 24, 2019, 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 6-12
Still life is the best subject in art for learning and teaching the skills of drawing and painting. It teaches you how to look at objects and see them like an artist - with a perceptive awareness of their outline, shape, proportions, tone, color, texture, form and composition.
June 24, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 8-15
Sketching is a fun, loose method of drawing that captures the gesture and movement of objects around you, whether they are people, animals, buildings or landscapes. Build your confidence and creativity by learning the techniques of sketching quickly.
June 25, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM @ Ritter Farm Park
For ages 6-12Foster your child’s love for nature with this miniature garden in a glass container! Participants will be given a variety of suitable plants, planting soil and a container for their indoor gardens. Held in the Ed Mako Environmental Learning Center at Ritter Farm Park.
June 25, 2019, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
June 26, 2019, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lakeville Area Arts Center
For ages 6-12Learn how to tie-dye and use your new skills to decorate a swim cover and tote bag. Bring your friends and make fun stuff for your next beach party!