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Teen volunteers brighten up art camp

By Marcella Franklin on Jul 09, 2018 at 11:13 PM in Featured Articles
Teen Program Aids Summer Camp - CVN article - 03JUL18 photo by David Powdrell

From left, teens Emma Lapidus, Jillian Stineman, Adele Brun and Eduardo Vences head into the Carpinteria Arts Center’s summer camp program to volunteer.

This year’s volunteer cohort includes a teenager from France, Adele Brun, who is spending a month in Carpinteria living with her California cousin and volunteering at the Arts Center.

This story was originally published in the Carpinteria Coastal View News Vol. 24, No. 41 June 5-11, 2018.

Photo by David Powdrell.

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FOR MORE INFORMATION ON OUR ANNUAL SUMMER CAMP TEEN VOLUNTEER PROGRAM AID (PA) POSITIONS, click HERE.  

PAs earn 35 hours of community service per week, from 8:30 AM-3:30 PM.  They also qualify for free tuition to future art classes.

PAs are responsible for assisting the professional teaching artists by preparing materials and helping the children with hands-on art making or assisting the performing arts instructor with the students during afternoon activities. 







Events

  • Wed Apr 3

    ART TOUR - The Sacred Space

    ART TOUR - The Sacred Space - 1

    Once you enter the space, you are greeted with a variety of art from Tibet, Bali, Java, Thailand, Nepal, India, Indonesia and China. We will enjoy tea in the lotus garden and wander.

  • Fri Apr 26

    POETRY AWARDS CELEBRATION & ORIGINAL POETRY READING

    "Luschei Family Poetry Awards" presentation and reading

    Now accepting submissions for the “Luschei Family Poetry Awards”, recognizing excellence in verse originating from or regarding Carpinteria.
    Deadline is April 12, 2019.

  • Sun Apr 28

    ART FILM - And Still I Rise

    ART FILM - And Still I Rise - 1

    "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." Maya Angelou

  • Sun May 5

    EVENT - PALATE TO PALETTE

    EVENT - PALATE TO PALETTE

    Fine art, food & wine in our new gallery & courtyard!

  • Thu May 9

    GROUP SHOW - 2019 ARTISTS STUDIO TOUR

    GROUP SHOW - 2019 ARTISTS STUDIO TOUR
    Ted Rhodes - Artists Studio Tour participant

    Participating artists will be part of an exhibit at the Arts Center gallery during the tour.