Upcoming GAC Events

Fall Classes 2011

GREENVILLE ARTS COUNCIL FALL CLASS SCHEDULE

As class space is limited, we encourage you to register early. A non-refundable $25 deposit is due a week before the class begins in order to reserve your spot; the rest of the payment is due at the first class. Please contact Megan Hines at the GAC office if you have any questions about classes or registration at (662) 332-2246 or by e-mail at mhines@greenville-arts-council.com.

  • Adult Pottery Class
    Tuesdays, 10:00 am – 11:30 am from September 13 – October 11 (5 weeks)  $75 for Non-GAC Members, $65 for GAC Members Acclaimed local potter, Mr. Richard Dattel, will teach participants how to throw a variety of pieces on the ceramics wheel. Cost includes all supplies. Limited to 5 students.
  • Elementary Art Class
    Tuesdays, 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm from September 13 – October 25 (7 weeks)   $70 for Non-GAC Members, $60 for GAC Members From over the river, Ms. Tracy Norrell of Lake Village, AR, will be bringing her talents to the Greenville Arts Council to teach a range of art mediums to Kindergarten – Fourth Graders. Cost includes all supplies. Limited to 15 students.
  • Music for Minnows
    Wednesdays, 10:00 am – 10:45 am from September 14 – November 2 (8 weeks) $60 for Non-GAC Members, $50 for GAC Members  Music for Minnows is back! Local music teacher, Ms. Leanna Salley, will teach the basics of music to children between 1 and 5 years old. Cost includes a CD, music book, and an instrument. Limited to 12 students. Parents/guardians are welcome to attend with their child.
  • 3-D and Mixed Media Art Class
    Thursdays, 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm from September 15 – October 13 (5 weeks) $50 for Non-GAC Members, $40 for GAC Members Looking for a class for students in 5 -12 grade? Ms. Alana Burman will return to E.E. Bass after teaching at the Greenville Renaissance Scholar’s summer camp to work with students on a variety of 3-D and mixed media projects. Cost includes all supplies. Limited to 15 students.
  • Adult Pottery – CEU Credits Available
    Thursdays, 5:00 pm-6:30 pm from September 15-October 28 (7 weeks)  $75 for Non-GAC Members, $65 for GAC Members   Acclaimed local potter, Ms. Kathy Smith, will teach participants how to throw a variety of pieces on the ceramics wheel as well as basic hand building techniques. Cost includes all supplies. Limited to 10 students. This class offers an option for 1 CEU credit for an additional $15.
  • Stephanie Artz’s Professional Development for Educators
    Saturday, September 10, 8:00 am-3:00 pm, Melissa Manning Elementary School FREE for WSLD and GPSD teachers, $60 for the general public  Stephanie Artz was a ballet dancer in the Ballet Arts Ensemble in Nashua, New Hampshire from 1979-1984. She offers classes for K-12 in dance, movement, partnering, and authentic movement tied to curriculum in history and mathematics. Ms. Artz will be working with K-6th grade educators to demonstrate a variety of approaches on how to integrate dance and movement into the Mississippi State Frameworks for Math and Social Sciences. Open to all Pre-K-6 educators. 0.6 CEU credits are available from Delta State University. Registration required at http://stephanie-artz-workshop.eventbrite.com/
  • Dr. John Hunt’s Professional Development for Educators
    Saturday, September 24, 8:00 am-3:00 pm, Jake and Freda Stein Hall FREE for WSLD and GPSD teachers, $60 for the general public. Dr. Hunt will demonstrate a variety of ways to engage students in science projects. His methods break down step by step how teachers can use small experiments to grab a student’s attention and get them excited for learning. His session makes clear connections to Science Mississippi State Frameworks and provides take away lessons for the teachers to use in their classrooms. Open to all Pre-K-6 educators. 0.6 CEU credits are available from Delta State University. Registration required at http://john-hunt-workshop.eventbrite.com/

 

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