Kids classes at the MAC in Parksville

Kite-making workshop, mixed media class offered next week

The MAC is offering summer courses through their School for the Creative Arts.

July 11, 12 and 14 from 1-4 p.m., there is a kite making workshop for 8-15 year olds with Wayne Pattison. Create, colour and assemble a one-of-a-kind kite guaranteed to fly. Supplies are included and at the end of the workshop, there will be a chance to fly the kites.

There is a parents and tots class July 13 from 1-3 p.m.

All classes are $25 each. To register, call the MAC at 250-248-8185 or email info@mcmillanartscentre.com or visit www.mcmillanartscentre.com.

July 18-22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., there is a mixed media exploration class with Patt Scrivener. Explore the tools and techniques of mixed media and learn how to create paintings using a combination of materials. The week-long course is $145 for 8-12 year olds.

To register, call the Regional District of Nanaimo at 250-248-3252 or 1-888-828-2069 or visit www.rdn.bc.ca.

— Submitted by the MAC