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Support KingsportARTS Week at Local Restaurants

Please help support KingsportARTS and our Youth Arts Education
programs. All you have to do is dine in the following restaurants on the designated days the week of November 10-16. Show your server the
flyer (Restaurant names are links to document) and tell them you are
there to support KingsportARTS.
Thank you.
Monday, November 10, 2014
5-9 PM, Buffalo Wild Wings, 1721 E. Stone Drive, Kingsport
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
11 AM - 11 PM, Giuseppe's, 2539 E. Stone Drive, Kingsport
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
3-9 PM, Chuck E. Cheese, 3020 Peoples St., Johnson City
Thursday, November 13, 2014
11 AM - Close, Beef 'O'Brady's, 300 Clinchfield St., Kingsport
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, November 14-16, 2014
11 AM - 9 PM, Salsarita's, 2003 N. Eastman Rd., Kingsport
One Arts4Kids Workshop for grades K-5
$15.00
One KEYPAD Workshop for grades 6-12
$25.00
Margaritaville Fundraiser Party & Silent Auction
$40.00
Summer Arts Camp

KEYPAD Campers (rising 6th-12th grade) will be creating their own short films.
Campers will write scripts, film, act, edit, and create marketing for their films,
which will be shown at a film festival on Friday, June 13 at 5:30 p.m.

Camp takes place in the Renaissance Arts Center & Theatre located at
1200 East Center Street in Kingsport, TN.


Rising 6th-12th grade:
June 9 - 13, 2014
8 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Early drop off at 7:30 a.m.
Cost: $300
       *Students will need to bring a lunch

Given the nature of this camp, campers should not wear “good clothes”. Camper

should bring a lunch every day.  While Arts Camp is designed to be a

fun and creative learning opportunity, it is important that campers respect the time

and talents of the instructors and fellow campers. Disruptive behavior will NOT be tolerated.

 

The Camp will end Friday evening with Film Premiere starting at 5:30 p.m.

This event will be free and open to the public.

 

Payment is due with registration and is non-refundable. Registration is confirmed

upon receipt of application and payment. Payment and registration is available

online. See form and PayPal buttons below or can by dropped off 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Monday-Thursday at:

KingsportARTS, Suite 216 of the Renaissance Center

or mailed to:

KingsportARTS, 1200 East Center Street, Kingsport, TN 37660.

KEYPAD Summer Arts Camp

$300.00

Pay online for monthly workshops below.

ART We Talented Workshop

$10.00

Arts4Kids Workshop

$15.00

KEYPAD Workshop

$25.00

Paint the Town 5K Race/Walk
Fundraiser to benefit KingsportARTS
and its Youth Arts Education Program.

Date: March 1, 2014

Start Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Kingsport Renaissance Center,
                 1200 East Center Street
                *Yadkin Street Side of Building
                  Look for Tents


Course: Nice course through surrounding neighborhoods. Electronic timing and               professional race management by We Run Events.

Prizes: T-shirt provided to all pre-registered participants
             Trophy for Top Overall Male/Female
             Medals for Top Male/Female in each age group
             Ribbons for 2nd and 3rd in each age group

Free Fun Kids activities on the lawn of the Renaissance Center
from 12 noon to 2:00 PM.


Printable Registration Form

Please print and deliver or email form to: Kingsport Renaissance Center room 216
or ccfaust@gmail.com.
Payment and registration can be made on WeRunEvents.com
Kindergarten Readiness Program
Class of 2013
Registration is now open for our Kindergarten Readiness Program. This program will teach Pre-Kindergarten skills such as ABC's, 123's, Shapes, Colors, Spatial Recognition, Reading Skills and more; and this is all done through the arts.


This program will meet August-May on Fridays. This program is $50 per month.
For students entering Kindergarten in 2014 classes are 8:45 am  to 9:45 am or 12:45 pm to 1:45 pm.
For Students entering Kindergarten in 2015 classes are 11:15 am to 12:15 pm or 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

Space is limited so register today.
      Registration Form
New Workshops Start In August -- Register Now!
The ART We Talented program (18 months to 5 years) consists of art workshops for young children which encourages artistic freedom and cognitive thoughts through hands on activities. Students in this program will be learning things such as colors, ABC's, 123's, shapes, patterns, spatial recognition, and all through the arts (Visual: 2D and 3D, Dance, Music, Theatre). These workshops occur the 2nd Friday of every month from 10-11 a.m. and cost $10 per child per class. This fee includes all materials as well as instructor's fees.

List of Workshop Dates
New Workshops Start In August -- Register Now!

The Arts4Kids program (ages 6 - 12) is an introductory art workshop series designed to introduce children to a variety of arts (music, performance, dance and visual) and encourage their lifelong pursuit of creative endeavors.

Students in this program will begin to learn specific art forms, artist and artistic movements. Elements of English, Math, Science and History are included in these workshops as well.

These workshops occur the 3rd Saturday of every month from 1-3 p.m. and cost $15 per student per class. This fee includes all materials as well as instructor’s fees.

Registration Form

List of Workshop Dates
New Workshops Start In August -- Register Now!
K.E.Y.P.A.D. (KingsportARTS Empowering Youth by Participation in Arts Discovery) is to ages 13-18. This program consists of advanced art workshops designed to further expand youth's knowledge in various art forms and apply them to real world situations. These classes are taught by local college professors in the arts as well as local professional artists. These workshops occur the 2nd Saturday of every month from Noon-4 p.m. and cost $25 per student per class. This fee includes all materials as well as instructor's fees.
Registration Form
List of Workshop Dates
Fundraiser
Murder at the Pink Flamingo Dinner Theatre and 50/50 Raffle Drawing

Buy Dinner Theatre Tickets below.
Support KingsportARTS Week at Local Restaurants

Six local restaurants will give a percentage of proceeds from the days sales, but only if you give the appropriate flyer or ticket to your server. Please share with your family and friends and dine out every night the week of August 5-8. The schedule is as follows:


Monday, August 5, 2013,
11AM-9PM, Salsarita's, 2003 N. Eastman Road, Kingsport Salsarita_s_Flyer.pdf
5-9PM, Buffalo Wild Wings, 1721 E.Stone Drive, Kingsport Buffalo_Wild_Wings_Tickets.pdf
Tuesday, August 6, 2013
3-9PM, Chuck E. Cheese, 3020 Peoples St, Johnson City Chuck_E._Cheese_Flyer_1.pdf
4-9:30PM, Golden Corral, 1910 N. Eastman Road, Kingsport Golden_Corral.pdf
Wednesday, August 7, 2013
11AM-11PM, Beef O'Brady's, 300 Clinchfield St, Kingsport Beef_O_Bradys_Flyer.pdf
5-9PM, Buffalo Wild Wings, 1721 E.Stone Drive, Kingsport Buffalo_Wild_Wings_Tickets.pdf
Thursday, August 8, 2013
11AM-11PM, Beef O'Brady's, 300 Clinchfield St, Kingsport Beef_O_Bradys_Flyer.pdf
4-8PM, Chick-fil-A, Stone Drive, Kingsport Chick-fil-A_Cards.pdf