WMU News

Kalamazoo kids invited to 'Fall into Art'

Nov. 2, 2002

KALAMAZOO -- Children from the Greater Kalamazoo community are invited to "Fall into Art" and spend an fun fall afternoon with art education majors from Western Michigan University.

Children ages 7 to 13 and their parents are invited to spend Saturday, Nov. 9, from 1 to 3 p.m. expressing themselves artistically in enjoyable activities with autumn themes. The Community Family Day program, sponsored by the Department of Art, will be held in room 1103 of Sangren Hall.

The Community Family Day program is designed to help WMU art students prepare for teaching careers and to offer opportunities for the public to visit the University's art department.

There is no charge to participating youngsters, all needed art supplies will be provided and ample free parking is available in the parking lot outside the art department entrance on the north side of Sangren Hall.

Reservations are encouraged but not required. Call Dr. Candice Schilz at 387-2450 for more information.

Media contact: Thom Myers, 269 387-8400, thomas.myers@wmich.edu

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