Tryon Arts and Crafts offers Summer Sizzler program for kids

Published 8:37 am Monday, June 6, 2011

This summer Tryon Arts and Crafts School has again expanded its Summer Sizzler program for ages 10 and up. Parents can choose from five one-week sessions: July 11-15, July 18-22, July 25-29, Aug. 1-5 and Aug. 8-12. The hours will be 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. to accommodate working parents.
Each week will include many of the following: pottery, woodworking, lapidary, basketry, precious metal clay, music, mosaic painting, chain mail or wire wrap, leatherwork, drawing, fiber arts and/or tie dye.
Tryon Arts and Crafts received a grant from the Polk County Community Foundation to hire a student intern to assist the instructors and monitor the lunch hour.
Students should bring a lunch and wear suitable clothing.
Tryon Arts and Crafts is located at 373 Harmon Field Road in Tryon. For more information, call 828-859-8323, email TryonArtsandCrafts@windstream.net or check www.TryonArtsandCrafts.org.