Help Your Child's Creativity Spring Forth at Summit's Spring Art Camp!
Registration is now open for the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey's Spring Break Art Camp. Held every day from 10 AM to 3 PM during the week of April 10-14, the camp is open to children ages 5 - 12 and offer hands-on instruction in a variety of media including ceramics, drawing, painting, sculpture and more. Parents can choose from 1 day or a full week during spring break. Early drop-off and late-pick up are available for an additional fee. All materials are included. Space is limited, parents are urged to register now!
Since the 1960s Torrance Tests of Creative Thinking have been administered to assess creativity in children and the results have been proven to be better indicators of lifetime creative accomplishment than childhood IQ results. Creativity test scores have significantly decreased since 1990 according to a report on CNN.com. What is among the top five things today's employers are looking for in their employees? Creativity. The Art Center's Spring Break Art Camp is ideal to help your child build their creativity. To register online visit www.artcenternj.org. You can also register by telephone at (908) 273-9121 or in-person at 68 Elm Street, Summit, NJ.
For more than 80 years, the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey has been dedicated to viewing, making and learning about contemporary art. Recognized as a leading non-profit arts organization and accredited by the American Alliance for Museums, the Art Center's renowned studio school, acclaimed exhibitions, and educational outreach initiatives serve thousands of youth, families, seniors and people with special needs every year.
Major support for the Visual Arts Center of New Jersey is provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, the Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, the Walter V. and Judith L. Shipley Family Foundation, the Wilf Family Foundations and Art Center members and donors.