Office of Electronic and Continuing Education at NSU is offering Pick Up Your Brush classes on June 28th from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the second floor of South Hall. The fee is $45. Participants will learn the art of painting using step-by-step instructions to create a masterpiece of their own. No special or prior skill is required. Students will take home a completed painting at the end of every class. Children ages 7 – 12 years old are allowed to enroll, but a parent must accompany the child the entire class. Parents do not have to enroll unless they participate. All supplies are included. Each session will focus on painting a different object. For more information, call (318) 357-6355, (800) 376-2422 or go to nsula.edu/ece/non-credit-programs.
Bro Richard Kaufman asked The Journal to pass along that Martin Baptist Church will hold Vacation Bible School from June 24th through June 29th. Sessions are 5:30 to 8:00 P.M. daily. Martin Baptist Church is at 3191 Highway 507. Phone 932-6141.
Northwestern State University’s Department of English, Foreign Languages and Cultural Studies will host a summer writing camp July 16-20 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. each day for students ages 10-17. The fee is $100 and includes supplies and snacks.
The camp will be led by Assistant Professor Rebecca Macijeski and adjunct instructors Shae Montgomery and Oona Zbitkovskis. An end-of-session read will be held at the Arnold R. Kilpatrick President’s Residence on the NSU campus. A registration form can be found at https://english.nsula.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/17/Camp-Registration-Form.pdf. For more information, contact Macijeski at firstname.lastname@example.org.