The Tale of Rabbit and Coyote by Tony Johnson
Saturday, July 11 // 10:30am
Free // Ages 3+
A free story time where families can enjoy a bilingual book that is brought to life by a theater instructor. Themed art activity to follow after reading.
QuetzNiños! Arts After-School
Registration now open for Fall 2015!
QuetzNiños is a bilingual arts after-school program held at the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center. Students explore cultural arts education through TEKS aligned lessons taught in various artistic mediums and disciplines to include visual art, digital art, acting, filmmaking, playwriting, and history. This program offers a curriculum that follows a process-based learning model with lesson plans developed by instructors in conjunction to monthly themes that emphasize Mexican American, Latino and Indigenous cultures which include cultural studies, art history, and creative techniques. The program includes time for active play, healthy snack, homework time and enrichment (art lessons). This approach encourages the development of key attributes in areas including support, empowerment, boundaries and expectations by providing participants opportunities to exercise these qualities.
ESB-MACC Teen Talleres 2015
2-week sessions offered through August 7 Ages 13-16 / 1PM-5PM
Session 3: Music Production
July 13 – July 24 Resident Fee: $178 Non-Resident Fee: $192
Be part of a unique production workshop where students can explore every step in the music creation process. Learn the essentials to analyze musical styles, compose, and produce your own sound. Participants will be guided through the basics of recording, sequencing and mixing to complete a finished track to share with friends. Let’s make some music!
Session 4: Counselor in Training (CIT)
July 27 – August 7 Resident Fee: $178 Non-Resident Fee: $192 The Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Program at the ESB-MACC is designed to offer young people an opportunity to prepare for roles as camp counselors and community leaders. This program provides participants the opportunity to serve others, venture more deeply into the cultural arts, explore the character of leaders and leadership styles, and earn self-confidence, whether co-leading an activity or being a role model. Start gaining valuable experience while having a blast this summer!