Lenoir, NC – The Caldwell Arts Council will offer Sculpting Our Future Summer Sculpture Camp July 11-18, 10am-12noon, $65/child – call 828-754-2486 to register by June 1st. www.caldwellarts.com

Campers will focus on creating three-dimensional art forms using established public and outdoor art as inspiration – exploring, creating and using imaginations. Tuition covers cost of materials, and entry into the Youth Category of the Caldwell Sculpture Celebration. All entries will be eligible for prizes.

The Caldwell Arts Council will offer Summer music classes in our Junior Appalachian Musicians (JAM) program – learn to play guitar, mandolin or fiddle on Wednesday evenings July 13-August 31 & in downtown Lenoir, and on Saturday September 3rd at the Happy Valley Fiddlers Convention – and play on stage at the Fiddlers Convention! $80/student; call 828-754-2486 to register by June 1st. www.caldwellarts.com

Come pick your heart out this summer – join a band, learn how to play an instrument – Caldwell JAM helps you do both! Beginner classes Wednesday evenings 4:30-5:30pm, and Advanced classes at 5:30-6:30pm July 13-August 31 in downtown Lenoir; final camp day is September 3rd at the Happy Valley Fiddlers Convention. If adults want to join, you must have your own instrument and there may possibly be a slightly higher cost.

The Caldwell Arts Council is located at 601 College Avenue (corner of Norwood Street) in Lenoir; phone (828) 754-2486 or visit the website www.caldwellarts.com.

This project is supported by the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Cultural Resources.