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Create on Slate Craft Program for Kids
September 19 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
SVM is Relaunching our FREE “Create on Slate Program”
The Slate Valley Museum is re-launching our highly popular “Create on Slate” craft program for children. Once monthly, kids will be able to create their own artworks on slate roofing tiles or rocks, and will be able to take them home after their visit.
Starting on May 17, the program will run the 3rd Thursday of each month from 3:00pm to 5:00pm.
Students are not required to register and can drop-in after school to make art and spend time with their peers. “Create on Slate” is FREE and open to students in pre-K, and on through high school.
All attendees must be accompanied by a parent.
Create on Slate Calendar
May – Rock Mosaics with Pebbles
Thursday, May 17, 3-5pm
Kids will have the chance to create their own unique artwork by piecing together rocks and pebbles on a slate “canvas” to make an interesting design.
June – Motivational Rocks
Thursday, June 21, 3-5pm
Those who attend will paint and decorate a rock with a motivational and uplifting quote of their choice.
July– Pet Rocks
Thursday, July 19, 3-5pm
Kids who join will be able to create their own little pet rock with a variety of different craft materials.
August – Marbleized Stone
Thursday, August 16, 3-5pm
Using Water and Nail Polish, kids can create their own pieces of marbleized stone with their favorite colors.
September – Rock Photo Holder
Thursday, September 20, 3-5pm
Kids will be able to bring home a painted and decorated rock with a wire piece perfect for displaying family