WILLIAMSON COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION
The Williamson County Recreation Complex at Nolensville, 7250 Nolensville Rd., has a summer full of special interest camps for kids ages 3-17.
There is still time to get in on the fun! Try a theatre class, art, video game design, Jedi training, crazy chemistry, super hero science, or Hogwarts Academy. All classes are open to the public, and
registration is available at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Weird and wacky science experiments for kids! Each class includes a variety of hands-on experiments to get kids ages 4-9 excited about science. Summer options: Mini-Bizarre Camp for ages 4-5, June 18-22, 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.; Crazy Chemistry for ages 6-9, July 23-27, 8:30 a.m. –11:30 a.m., Super Hero Science for ages 6-9, July 23-27, 12:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m. Register at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Ms. Amy’s Art Zoo
Spend the week with Ms. Amy creating an art zoo! Draw and paint giraffes, penguins, zebras, elephants and more. Explore several mediums including markers, paints, pastels and mixed. 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 25-29. The fee is $90. For ages 6-10. To register, go to www.wcparksandrec.com, # 11612.
The Gaming Academy
Students will be immersed in the world of 2D and 3D in this five-day computer gaming course for ages 10-17. $300. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 2-6 (#11505). Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Video Game Design
Learn the basics of video game design and produce games to share with friends. For ages 10-17, $170. Offered 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 2-3 (#11503); and 9 a.m. until noon July 30-August 2 (#11504). Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com.
3D Game Design
If you are looking to design professional 3D games, try this design course for ages 10-17. $160. Combines the Video Game Design, Advanced Game Design and 3D Game Design courses. Offered 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. July 5-6. Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Jedi Training Camp
The force will be with you as you learn the ways of the Jedi! Play games, build vehicles and go from
Padawan to Jedi Knight. Make your own costume and a light saber to take home. Meets 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, July 9-11. For ages 5-9 yrs. Register for activity #11454 at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Perfect your magic skills in this interactive creative spell-binding class. Find out which house you belong to and learn how to make potions, use your wand, identify creatures and more. Witches and wizards will graduate from the Academy with the skills to use their magic for good. For ages 5-9 yrs. Meets 10 a.m. to noon Monday-Wednesday, July 9-11. Register for activity #11453 at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Want to create video games? This introductory course for younger students (6-10 years) will teach how to build simple games which include animation. $115. Offered 9 a.m. until noon July 16 to 19 (#11509). Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Web Design and Development
An in-depth look at the world of web design and development for ages 10-17. Learn to build a website and get free hosting for one year. $155. Offered from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. July 16-19 (#11507). Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com.
Art with Kreative Kat
Kids, ages 8-14, come join the fun creating beautiful art in this ongoing class! Everyone can be an artist in this class, as the instructor ‘Kat’ helps students realize their potential. Kat teaches mainly drawing, watercolor, and acrylics. Learn about composition, perspective, and color combinations in a playful way. For more information contact Katrin at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 615-500-8525. Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com. Classes are 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays: Fireworks on July 20 (#11154); Fairy Gardens on July 24 (#11156); Turtlemania on August 7 (#11230); Butterflies on August 21 (#11231). The fee is $15 per class.
A hands-on look at the world of application design for kids 10-17. Design your own app and share with friends on an Apple or Android device. $155. Offered 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. July
30-August 2 (#11508). Register now at www.wcparksandrec.com.