Summer Camps – Creative

Art

Summer Art – Calling ALL Artists!
For boys and girls rising in grades K – 4

Calling all artists to come create! We will try some crazy techniques to produce some AMAZING pieces. We will get dirty and have lots of fun doing so. Various materials will be used. We also will go to the playground and eat lunch together. All campers should bring a lunch with them each day.
Instructors: Nancy Butler and Mary Bennet Rose
Dates: June 12-16
Time: 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: FPD High School Art Room
Cost: $140

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Summer Art – Girls Rule!
For girls rising in grades 3 –6

This “girls only” camp will use a variety of materials to allow these artists to express themselves. We will listen to music, discuss techniques, and just have some great girl time. We also will go to the playground and eat lunch together. All campers should bring a lunch with them each day. This camp provides not only great art but also provides a “no drama” zone.
Instructors: Nancy Butler and Mary Bennet Rose
Dates: July 10 – 14
Time: 9:30 a.m.- 1:00 pm
Location: FPD High School Art Room in Fine Arts building
Cost:  $140

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Middle School Art
For boys and girls rising in grades 6-8

Summer is finally here!  Let’s do some fun art projects that get us excited about summer. Come jump in and join the fun by creating cool art projects to beat the heat.
Instructor: Stephanie Garrison, FPD Middle School Art Teacher
Dates: June 5-9
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Middle School Art Room
Cost: $140

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Dance

Mini Dance & Hip Hop Camp
For girls rising in grades PreK – 6

This camp will teach many forms of dance in a fun and relaxed environment. Dance instruction will be mixed with games and a light snack each day. Styles including pom, jazz, lyrical, kick, line dances, prop-based dances and hip hop may be taught. Older campers may even be able to learn some beginning basic flag moves. Friday is Family and Friends Day, where campers will perform routines they have learned.
Instructor: Lydia Gray, FPD Dance Coach
Dates: June 12-16
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD gym (tba)
Cost:$110

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Creative Movement
For boys and girls rising in grades PreK – 1

Creative movement directs the energy of young children with music, physical activity and various props, such as scarves, parachutes, ribbon sticks, beanbags, etc. It is a great way for them to be active while encouraging creativity, imagination and physical development! A light snack will be provided each day.
Instructor: Lydia Gray, FPD Dance Coach
Dates: June 26 – 30
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Classroom
Cost: $110

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Mini Majorette Camp
For girls rising in grades PreK-8

This camp will teach basic baton twirling skills and combinations. A light snack will be provided. Campers will be split by age/ability as needed. Friday is Family and Friends Day, where campers will demonstrate what they have learned. A baton will be provided, but parents will need to provide a measurement from the camper’s shoulder to finger tips.
Instructors: Lydia Gray, FPD Dance Coach and Cindy Rhyne, Community Majorette Instructor
Dates: June 19 – 23
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Clark Fine Arts Center lobby
Cost: $125

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Cooking & Baking

Teen Master Chef
For students rising in grades 6-12

Have you ever wanted to chop, slice, and dice like the masters? Ever wanted to decorate a cake like a pro? Come sharpen your cooking & baking skills while having fun in the kitchen. The class will make homemade pizza, soups, main dishes, fancy cakes, and more.
Instructor: Chef Leah Akbar
Dates: June 12-16
Times: 9am to 12 pm
Location: FPD cafeteria
Cost $140

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Family Bake Nights
For parents and kids of all ages

Parents and their children will learn baking skills and decorating skills together. This makes for a fun family night while gaining some great new skills.
July 11: Tiered Cake Decorating
July 18: Cupcake Decorating
July 25 : Pastries Galore – Crème Puff Swans and Donuts
Instructor: Chef Leah Akbar
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Cafeteria
Cost: $40 per session or all 3 sessions for $100

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Crafts

Neverland Awaits: the Adventure of Pixies and Pirates
For boys and girls rising in grades PreK – 1

The students will get to peek into the world of Peter Pan and Neverland. We will use art, music and literature to explore the fantasy life of pixies and pirates.
Instructor: Dana Walker, FPD 3K Teacher
Date: July 24 – 28
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Kindergarten Building
Cost: $110

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Oh, the Things You Can Think!
For boys and girls rising in grades PreK-2nd

Students will use literature by Dr. Seuss to create and construct wonderful and wacky creations. We will use hands on activities to get down and dirty.  It will be a fun week of imagination and exploration.
Instructor: Dana Walker, 3K Teacher
Dates: June 5 – 9
Time 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Kindergarten Building
Cost: $110

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“Sew” Much Fun!
Session 1: For girls rising in grades 3-5
Session 2: For girls rising in grades 6 and up

Sewing is so much fun! Third through fifth graders will make a variety of projects including pajama pants, a bag and a few other projects.  Older students will create pajama pants and other projects.  The students will go home with four projects by the end of the week. Sewing machines and supplies will be provided. Spaces are limited.
Instructor: Pat Huckabee, Sewing Instructor
Dates: July 24-28
Time: Session 1 – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Session 2 – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: FPD Classroom
Cost: $140

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Cookies, Crowns, and Lettering
For girls rising in grades 6 -8

We will spend time learning the beauty of being girls! Each day will open with a short devotion on how God created girls fearfully and wonderfully! We will decorate cookies, create flower crowns, and learn the basics of calligraphy. Girls will model their flower crowns in a styled photoshoot and receive a picture to take home.
Instructors: Sarah Futo and Sidney Middlebrooks
Dates: June 26 – 29 (Monday – Thursday)
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $120

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Theatre

Musical Theatre Camp
For boys and girls rising in grades K – 6

This exciting new class will allow children to explore the wonderful world of the performing arts, through drama, music and movement using material from The Jungle Book. The class concludes with a performance on Friday at 11:30 a.m., followed by a pizza party.
Instructors: Spring Rawlings and Katie Miller
Dates: May 30 – June 2 (Tuesday – Friday)
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Lecture Hall
Cost: $110 (includes costume & pizza party)

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Girls Musical Theatre Camp
For girls rising in grades K – 6

This girls-only camp will allow children to explore the wonderful world of the performing arts through drama, music, and movement using songs and scenes from the musical, Annie. The class concludes with a performance on Friday at 11:30 a.m. followed by a pizza party.
Instructors: Spring Rawlings and Katie Miller
Dates: July 17 – 21
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Lecture Hall
Cost: $110 (includes costume & pizza party)

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Music

Rock ‘n Roll Band
For boys and girls rising in grades 3-8

We’ll play acoustic guitar, electric guitar, bass guitar, drums, auxiliary percussion and electric keyboard. From the Beatles through the Eagles!  We will have a concert on Friday evening.
Instructor: John Hughey, Music Teacher
Session 1 Dates: June 5 – 9
Session 2 Dates: July 10 – 14
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: FPD Classroom
Cost: $110

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Savannah Drum Camp
For boys and girls rising in grades 3 – 6

Each camp member will be constructing a River Street-styled drum set and learn to beat out some fantastic rhythms to some all-time favorite hit songs.
Instructor: John Hughey, Music Teacher
Location: FPD Classroom
Dates: July 24-28
Times: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Cost: $125

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