These initiatives help young people enhance self-expression and creativity, develop multicultural appreciation, provide exposure to and develop skills in crafts and visual, performing and literary arts. Programs in this area enable youth to develop their creativity and cultural awareness through knowledge and appreciation of the visual arts, crafts, performing arts and creative writing.
Technology is the heartbeat of our economy today. In our global economy, it is more important than ever to develop a workforce strong in science, engineering and technology. Programs in this area integrate technology into every aspect of youth programming and opportunities for young people to gain the technological skills necessary to be successful in the job markets of the future.
In partnership with US Cellular, the Club is learning to use equipment and software to learn story telling. This program is available to the teenagers, who learn to write a script, film on locations and edit the video.
This year-round program encourages artistic expression among Club members ages 5-18 through drawing, painting, printmaking, collage, mixed media and sculpture while providing opportunities for members to create artwork for display in a local exhibit.
This year-round program encourages Club members ages 5-18 to learn and practice black-and-white, color, digital and alternative process photography.