Waxhaw Parks & Recreation Program Guide Winter-Spring 2019 Waxhaw Recreation Guide - Page 4

Youth programs (ages 6-11) Programs held once a month on the second Wednesday of the month 4 - 6 PM. Pre-registration and payment is required. Learn to Draw A Cartoon Face Jeff Mangum is an illustrator, muralist, and caricature artist in Charlotte, Step-by-step instructions on how to draw a cartoon face with various face shapes, eyes, hair styles, and mouths. Cost: $20/Waxhaw Resident $25/Non-Resident 10 person minimum. 20 person maximum. Location: The Meeting Place, 209 W. S. Main Street, Waxhaw Instructor: Jeff Mangum, Caricatures by Jeff Day Date Time Activity # Wed Feb 13 4-6 PM YP-021319 Creating Simulations, Animations & Visual Effects Create fun simulations, animations, visual effects and sounds using MIT’s ALL NEW FREE Scratch 3.0 - https://scratch.mit.edu. This hands-on introduction to coding is the perfect way to give your child hands-on exposure to the fundamentals of vital computational thinking and problem solving skills. Parents are welcome to sit in on the fun and learning too. Bring flash drives to save work and bring creations home. Cost: $25/Waxhaw Resident $30/Non-Resident 8 person minimum. 20 person maximum. Location: Kid Coders, 216 West North Main Street, Waxhaw Instructor: Ken Adelglass, Founder and Chief Code Coach Day Date Time Activity # Wed Mar 13 4-6 PM YP-031319 Paint the Community Mural Come help create the next mural to attach to the community mural fence at Eight Legs Gallery. It is FREE to create. Just bring a smile and the will to paint. “Decorate Your Frame Of Mind “ Cost: Free Location: Eight Legs Gallery, 316 E. S. Main Street, Waxhaw Instructor: David Hunt, Artist Day Date Time Activity # Wed Apr 10 4-6 PM YP-041019 Day Date Time Activity # Wed May 8 4-6 PM YP-050819 Clown Faces and Balloon Twisting For those who have never painted a face or twisted a balloon before! You’ll learn how to face paint a selection of pretty, easy and quick designs and paint your own or a friend’s face. And what kid doesn’t love a balloon animal? Corky the Clown will teach you how to twist a balloon into simple and easy styles. Cost: $20/Waxhaw Resident $25/Non-Resident 10 person minimum. 20 person maximum. Location: Town Creek Park Shelter, 4400 Waxhaw-Marvin Rd, Waxhaw Instructor: Susan Magnum, Corky the Clown Day Date Time Activity # Wed June 12 4-6 PM YP-061219 4 The Secret of Magic with Arty the Clown Learn some AMAZING coin and card tricks, illusions, and other magic techniques with wild and silly Arty the Clown. Have fun, and amaze your friends and family! Cost: $20/Waxhaw resident $25/Non-Resident 10 person minimum. 20 person maximum. Location: Town Creek Park Shelter, 4400 Waxhaw-Marvin Rd, Waxhaw Instructor: Jeff Mangum, Arty the Clown