Youth Arts Series: Fall Break 2019 Halloween Camp

Dates: 
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 8:00am to Friday, October 11, 2019 - 2:00pm
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ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED, TO JOIN OUR WAITING LIST, EMAIL YAS@EHCC.ORG

 

East Hawai‘i Cultural Center and UH Hilo Center for Community Engagement (CCE) 

 

Youth Arts Series: Fall Break 2019 Halloween Camp

October 7- 11

Monday-Friday, 8:00AM- 2:00PM

Ages 7-11

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, September 24, by 4:00 PM

 

Program Description:

The Fall Break session of the Youth Arts Series is presented In Partnership with the UH Hilo Center for Community Engagement (CCE). YAS: Fall Break 2019 will feature a Halloween theme. Students will participate in 4 classes each day throughout the week, all fitting our holiday theme. Through our fun and creative classes, students will learn a variety of art-based processes and techniques including mask making, DIY decorations, monster sculpture, and dance. 

Simultaneously, members of the Hilo and Waiakea High School Art Clubs will be collaborating with local artist advisors and UH Hilo Faculty members to create a haunted house in EHCC’s Annex Building. The second annual YAS Haunted House will open to the public at the conclusion of the program. 

 

Staff and Course Listing:

  • Marisa Miyashiro, Program Coordinator- UH Hilo CCE 

  • Kellie Miyazu, Program Coordinator- EHCC Youth Arts Series

  • Monster Making- Bella Freedman

  • Mask Making- Mary Milelzcik

  • Mixed Media Decorations- Kellie Miyazu

  • Dance - Instructor TBD

 

Daily Schedule for YAS: Fall Break 

7:30-7:55 drop off period

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8:00-9:30 AM- Monster Making

15 minute break

9:45-11:15- Mask Making 

Lunch- 30 minutes

11:45-12:30- Mixed Media 

10 minute break

12:40-1:40- Dance

1:40-2:00- Afternoon Activity*
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2:00-2:30 Pick up period

 

*We will end each day with a fun group activity. Activities will include, pumpkin decorating, story time, Halloween themed games and more!

 

Lunch & Snack Time:

There will be a mid-morning snack break, and a slightly longer break for lunch. YAS will provide a healthy snack option each day during the mid-morning break (please be sure to complete the allergy section on page 6). Students will need to bring their own packed lunch from home. YAS is not able to provide lunch meals for the students. 

 

Registering Your Child:

Enrollment Fee (per child):

$160.00 EHCC Member 

$185.00 Non EHCC Member

+tax

All art supplies included

 

Refund Policy:

Classes may be canceled if minimum enrollment is not met, in the event of which the enrollment fee will be refunded. Membership purchased at the time of registration is non-refundable. Membership will remain valid for one calendar year. 

Refunds requested after September 24 will receive 50% of their enrollment fee back. After October 1, the enrollment fee is non-refundable. 

EHCC is a non-profit organization, all of the money from enrollment fees goes directly into the program to provide supplies and other resources necessary to provide the best experience possible for all of the students.

 

For additional questions or program information email Kellie Miyazu: YAS@EHCC.ORG

To learn more about UH Hilo's Center for Community Engagement, visit their website: https://hilo.hawaii.edu/cce/

 

 

Instructors

  • Monster Making (sculpture)

    We will design, sculpt, and paint miniature monstrous creatures. Students will be encouraged to create narratives about their monsters' personalities or any other aspect of their existence.

    Bella Freedman's picture
    Bio:
    Bella Freedman is a recent graduate of the University of Hawaii where she studied philosophy and received accolades for her writing. A third-generation ceramicist, she enjoys throwing on the wheel and sculpting very small women. Learn More
  • Mixed Media Decorations

    Students will create a variety of Halloween themed decorative art. They will learn DIY techniques that can be applied to decorations for a variety of holidays. We will use recycled materials and cover a range of basic drawing and painting techniques. 

     
    Kellie Miyazu's picture
    Bio:
    Kellie is a graduate of the University of Hawai'i at Hilo with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art. She is the Coordinator and Co-Creator of the Youth Arts Series as well as EHCC’s Graphic Designer. Currently, she can also be found teaching art at Waiakeawaena Elementary School, the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo College of Continuing Education and Community Service, as well as part of the E.B. DeSilva Elementary School's EdVenture Afterschool Enrichment Program. Learn More
  • Mask Making

    In this exciting workshop, kids will create and paint their own unique Halloween mask through demonstration and hands on learning. Students will design and create masks using cardstock, foam, plaster bandages,  or other materials as a base for the mask.

     
    Mary Milelzcik's picture
    Bio:
    Mary Milelzcik was born and raised Chicopee Massachusetts.  Mary has a B.A. degree from Sonoma State University’s School of Expressive Arts in California, a radical two-year upper division interdisciplinary experimental program that existed for several years in the 70’s. Learn More
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