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Cultural & Educational Programs

Crafty Kids Corner:

From drawing to paper mache, this mix medium art class will allow children (ages 6 to 12 welcome) to make personal choices, encourage collaboration and be creative. During the course of this four-week program, students will make paper mache donuts, work with oil pastels and participate in a line reliefs (string art) project. The projects are designed individually for all ages and ability levels. The program will be conducted at the Gauntlett Community Center. Instruction will be provided by local Art Teacher Chelsea Banes.

Dates: Oct. 5 - Oct. 26
Day: Saturday
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
Site: Community Center
Price: $85

Driver Education:

PA-certified Driver Education Theory and Skills Course (classroom only) for new drivers will be conducted by the Defensive Driving Academy, Inc. of Broomall beginning October 1. This 30-hour course will be held at the Community Center on Tuesday evenings (10 weeks) from 6:00pm to 9:00pm each night. Minimum age to attend is 15. This course is recommended for high school students preparing for either their permit test and/or their driverís license test. Driverís permit is not required to attend this course. Most insurance companies will provide a discount for course completion. Students must attend eight out of ten classes to complete program and receive certificate for their insurance company.

Dates: Oct. 1 - Dec. 3
Day: Tuesday
Time: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Price: $140

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Create Your Own Animations, Stories & Video Games:

Offered in partnership with Computer Explorers participants (grades 2-4) will have fun and success using a graphics-based childrenís programming language to create their own video games and animated stories. You will choose characters, objects, backgrounds, sounds and more and then direct what action takes place! The program will meet at the Gauntlett Community Center.

Dates: Oct. 28 - Dec. 2
Day: Monday
Time: 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Price: $115


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