Upcoming summer workshops
Here are some artistic summer workshops for adults and children.
Friday, June 27th, The Uxbridge Youth Centre is excited to present artist and designer John Allen who is offering a Learn to Draw! workshop for youth ages 12-19. No Cost – all supplies provided. Limited to 15 Participants. Call Vanessa Slater, UYC Programming Coordinator at 905 852-0127 to register. 7-9pm, Uxbridge Library – Lower Level.
Saturday, June 28th, The Uxbridge Youth Centre presents an Improv Workshop for youths ages 12-19 with Suzanne Crone – Free. This two-hour workshop is just a taster for a UYC 6-week workshop series offered by Suzanne over the summer – free – for youth Event occurs from 2-4pm, Elgin Park Bandshell. Registration to follow next Saturday’s event! Limited to 15 participants. Call Vanessa Slater, UYC Programming Coordinator at 905 852-0127 to register.
July 3, Anna MacKay-Smith (director of The MOM Project and The AhMen Project) will be offering eight weekly drop-in workshops to explore creativity, play, imagination and self-expression. At the Siloam Community Centre 7040 Concession 2 at corner of Durham 8 at 7 – 9 p.m each Thursday. $20 per workshop – No need to register beforehand. For more Info call Anna 416-938-7649.
July 10-Aug 21 ‘Writing with Wendy’ Join award winning author Wendy A. Lewis for fun one and a half hour writing workshops for youth that will get your creative juices flowing and help make your stories sparkle! Everything provided including a snack. Just bring along a willing brain and a writing arm! Cost: $15.00 for each class to run 10-11:30 a.m. Choose one or both days for your grade group as of Sept. ’08.
¨ Grds. 3-4 July 10 & Aug 7
¨ Grds: 5-6 July 17 & Aug 14
¨ Grds: 7-8 July 24 & Aug 21
Wendy’s books for young people include: ‘Freefall’, ‘ Lacrosse Warrior:
The Life of Mohawk Lacrosse Champion Gaylord Powless’,
For additional summer workshops offered for children at the library see their
Summer flyer at
Any members of the Arts Association that would be interested in leading a workshop for Uxbridge Youth should contact Vanessa Slater, UYC Programming Coordinator at 905 852-0127.