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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Ceramics class for ages 10-16 begins May 1

Clay Creations

Kids can play and learn with clay during a Ceramics class being offered by the Johnson County Park and Recreation District beginning in early May. Physical distancing and COVID-19 safe practices will be observed during this program.

This program is called simply Ceramics, and is for ages ten through 16. Clay provides an opportunity for problem-solving and creative thinking. Participants will learn score and slip, how to use various clay tools, and apply glaze to a finished design. Students will be introduced to the potter’s wheel.

To find this program online at, browse first under youth and then under fine & performing arts. When using the website’s advanced search, look for the keyword “art.” 

Ceramics will take place beginning at 10 a.m. starting May 1 at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center, 8788 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park. The cost for four two- hour sessions is  $100 per person for Johnson County residents or $110 per person for nonresidents. For more information or to register by phone, call (913) 831-3359. To register online at click on "Activity Search," and look for activity number 9659. 

The My JCPRD Activities catalog is available for pickup at all Johnson County Library branches and at all JCPRD facilities.

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