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Community School of the Arts classes for youth July 11-15

July 6, 2016

There are a few spaces left in the following summer camps during the week of July 11-15.

Percussion and Rhythm Camp

Ages: 5-8

Dates & Time: July 11-15 (Monday through Friday) 3:15 - 4:15 p.m.

Final Demonstration: July 15, 3:45 p.m., Fine Arts Building, Room 409 Maximum

Enrollment: 12 Fee: Non-member/$55, member/$50

Location: Fine Arts Building, Room 409, 649 Chestnut Street

Instructor: Megan Casas

This class focuses on teaching students how pulse correlates to drumming on various percussion instruments. It is an interactive-based class focusing on the basics of rhythm, pulse, and musical creativity. Students will learn how to play a variety of percussion instruments such as hand drums, shakers, tambourines, and blocks and use them to create their own call-and-response songs. No previous music experience required!


The Terre Haute Guitar Club for Ages 9-12

Dates & Time: July 11-15 (Monday through Friday) 12:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Final Performance: July 15, 2:30 p.m., Vigo County Public Library, Room C, 1 Library Square

Maximum Enrollment: 12

Fee: Free

Class Location: Vigo County Public Library, 1 Library Square

Monday: YS Programming Space; Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: Room A; Wednesday: Room C

Instructors: Tim Doyle, Joey Woerner and Eduardo Yanez

The Terre Haute Guitar Club is for beginning to intermediate levels, offering an opportunity for students to learn to play the guitar and create music while working with a group of peers. Students work on guitar techniques and musical concepts through engaging games and activities. Guitars are supplied to students in-class. No previous music experience required!

This summer, our Guitar Club classes for ages 5-8 and 9-12 are free of charge and will be held at the Vigo County Public Library. Enrollment will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

Call Crystal Myers at 812-237-2528 to enroll.