|Clay Creations & Pottery Throwing classes for youth start July 24|
The classes are: Clay Creations and Pottery Wheel Throwing. The cost per person per class for five 90-minute sessions is $68 for Johnson County Residents or $75 for nonresidents. All materials, including clay, paints, and kiln firing, are included with the classes. Perform a catalog search for the keyword "art" to find these programs in the JCPRD's Activities Catalog and online listings. The registration deadline for both programs is July 16.
In Clay Creations, children ages six to ten will squish, pinch, pull, and pat clay into fanciful forms, which they will also glaze. This beginning class will start at 9 a.m. Saturday.
In Pottery Wheel Throwing, students ages ten to 15 will learn basic wheel-throwing techniques using an electric potter's wheel to create original hand-built pottery. This class will meet at 11 a.m. Saturday.
The JCPRD's Activities catalog, with information and a registration form, is available for pick-up at all Johnson County Library branches. For more information or to register, call (913) 831-3359. To register online and for updated program listings, see the District's website at www.jcprd.com.