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Arts & Heritage Center

  1. Painting Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 16, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Acrylic, watercolor, and fresco are just a few painting techniques that will be covered in this exploratory lab. You will learn to refine your under drawings and color theory as you build paintings fit for your portfolio. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee.

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  2. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 16, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  3. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 16, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  4. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 16, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  5. Painting Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 17, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Acrylic, watercolor, and fresco are just a few painting techniques that will be covered in this exploratory lab. You will learn to refine your under drawings and color theory as you build paintings fit for your portfolio. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee.

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  6. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 17, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  7. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 17, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  8. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 17, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  9. Ceramics II (Ages 16 & Older)

    July 17, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    For those with some experience using clay, this class encourages creative problem-solving as participants take their basic ceramics skills to the next level. You will have the chance to become more familiar with both an electric potter’s wheel and a kick wheel while increasing hand-building skills in this challenging but exciting class.

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  10. Painting Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 18, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Acrylic, watercolor, and fresco are just a few painting techniques that will be covered in this exploratory lab. You will learn to refine your under drawings and color theory as you build paintings fit for your portfolio. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee.

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  11. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 18, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  12. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 18, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  13. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 18, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  14. Painting Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 19, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Acrylic, watercolor, and fresco are just a few painting techniques that will be covered in this exploratory lab. You will learn to refine your under drawings and color theory as you build paintings fit for your portfolio. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee.

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  15. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 19, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  16. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 19, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  17. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 19, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  18. Painting Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 20, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Acrylic, watercolor, and fresco are just a few painting techniques that will be covered in this exploratory lab. You will learn to refine your under drawings and color theory as you build paintings fit for your portfolio. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee.

    More Details
  19. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 20, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  20. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 20, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  21. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 20, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  22. Tea Dance

    July 20, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Dance Studio at the AHC

    Enjoy a fun filled afternoon at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center with dancing and live music from the big band era! Individuals and couples are welcome to join us each Friday Afternoon at 2 pm! Only $5 per person at the door! LIVE MUSIC featuring Roland And The Playboys!

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  23. Pre-Ballet (Ages 3-6)

    July 21, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM @ Dance Studio at the AHC

    This is the perfect age to enter the wonderful world of dance! Develop coordination, rhythm, and basic ballet positions in this fun and gentle introduction to music and dance. Ballet shoes and leotard required. The final session will allow parents to observe the class.

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  24. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 21, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  25. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 21, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  26. Fabric and Textile Basics (Ages 11-17)

    July 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session below) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  27. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  28. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 23, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  29. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  30. Fabric and Textile Basics (Ages 11-17)

    July 24, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session below) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  31. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 24, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

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  32. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 24, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  33. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 24, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  34. Ceramics II (Ages 16 & Older)

    July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    For those with some experience using clay, this class encourages creative problem-solving as participants take their basic ceramics skills to the next level. You will have the chance to become more familiar with both an electric potter’s wheel and a kick wheel while increasing hand-building skills in this challenging but exciting class.

    More Details
  35. Fabric and Textile Basics (Ages 11-17)

    July 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session below) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  36. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

    More Details
  37. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 25, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  38. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 25, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  39. Fabric and Textile Basics (Ages 11-17)

    July 26, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session below) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  40. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 26, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

    More Details
  41. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 26, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  42. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  43. Fabric and Textile Basics (Ages 11-17)

    July 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session below) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  44. TTIP Summer Academy - Roald Dahl's "James and the Giant Peach JR"

    July 27, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Rehearsal Studio A at the AHC

    Theatrical professionals will work with your young performer in all aspects of theatre, ranging from audition techniques to final performance. Each session culminates in a fully staged black box performance of one of your favorites. Costumes, props, set pieces, painting, acting, singing, and dancing will all be covered during every session. Final performances are the final Saturday of each session. Check out www.theatreinthepark.org for more information. Before and after Open Studio available for an additional fee. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, “James and the Giant Peach JR.” is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale! When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean!

    More Details
  45. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 27, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  46. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  47. Tea Dance

    July 27, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Dance Studio at the AHC

    Enjoy a fun filled afternoon at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center with dancing and live music from the big band era! Individuals and couples are welcome to join us each Friday Afternoon at 2 pm! Only $5 per person at the door! LIVE MUSIC featuring Roland And The Playboys!

    More Details
  48. James and the Giant Peach Performance

    July 27, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Black Box Theatre

    In July, the Summer Academy moves to one singular show. This longer rehearsal process allows for bigger dance numbers, bigger scenic elements, and an overall bigger production. The July session is for performers from grades 5 to 12. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach JR. is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale. Featuring a wickedly tuneful score and a witty and charming book, this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery is destined to be a classic. When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean, facing hunger, sharks and plenty of disagreements along the way.

    More Details
  49. Pre-Ballet (Ages 3-6)

    July 28, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:20 AM @ Dance Studio at the AHC

    This is the perfect age to enter the wonderful world of dance! Develop coordination, rhythm, and basic ballet positions in this fun and gentle introduction to music and dance. Ballet shoes and leotard required. The final session will allow parents to observe the class.

    More Details
  50. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 28, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  51. James and the Giant Peach Performance

    July 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Black Box Theatre

    In July, the Summer Academy moves to one singular show. This longer rehearsal process allows for bigger dance numbers, bigger scenic elements, and an overall bigger production. The July session is for performers from grades 5 to 12. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach JR. is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale. Featuring a wickedly tuneful score and a witty and charming book, this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery is destined to be a classic. When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean, facing hunger, sharks and plenty of disagreements along the way.

    More Details
  52. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 28, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

    More Details
  53. James and the Giant Peach Performance

    July 28, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Black Box Theatre

    In July, the Summer Academy moves to one singular show. This longer rehearsal process allows for bigger dance numbers, bigger scenic elements, and an overall bigger production. The July session is for performers from grades 5 to 12. Based on one of Roald Dahl’s most poignantly quirky stories, Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach JR. is a brand new take on this "masterpeach" of a tale. Featuring a wickedly tuneful score and a witty and charming book, this adventurous musical about courage and self-discovery is destined to be a classic. When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that grows a tremendous peach, rolls into the ocean and launches a journey of enormous proportions. James befriends a collection of singing insects that ride the giant piece of fruit across the ocean, facing hunger, sharks and plenty of disagreements along the way.

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  54. Fabric and Textile Design Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 30, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  55. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 30, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  56. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 30, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  57. Fabric and Textile Design Lab (Ages 11-17)

    July 31, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    Learn the foundational concepts for designing your own clothing and fabric materials. Working with a professional designer, you will have the opportunity to showcase your work, learn proper vocabulary, and even create wearable projects. There will be an evening fashion show for friends and family on the last day of the second week. Fabric and Textile Basics (7/23 session) is a required pre-requisite to participate in the Fashion and Textile Design Lab. Before and after Open Studio is available for an additional fee.

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  58. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 31, 2018, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  59. Museum Tour - Free with Admission

    July 31, 2018, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events

    Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.

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  60. Ceramics II (Ages 16 & Older)

    July 31, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Art Studio

    For those with some experience using clay, this class encourages creative problem-solving as participants take their basic ceramics skills to the next level. You will have the chance to become more familiar with both an electric potter’s wheel and a kick wheel while increasing hand-building skills in this challenging but exciting class.

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