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Mr. T’s Tots

Register
Venue:
Online
Time:
June 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Cost:
$30
End Date:
July 2
Number of Classes/Day:
4 Thursdays
Ages:
3 - 5
Instructor:
Tremayne Edwards

 

Play is FUNdamental! Enjoy some at home activities with your child that will keep them moving and creating! Join us for “Mr. T’s Tots” time each Thursday in June where we will use ordinary household items and turn them into extraordinary ideas, fostering a love for creativity through interactive activities. 

After signing up, students will receive a Zoom link to participate in the live class.

We’ll be making the following (supplies needed are below):

 

Week 1: DIY Hanging Stained Glass
What You’ll Need:

  • Clear plastic lid
  • Black permanent marker
  • Various colors of tissue paper
  • Small drinking glass
  • Ruler
  • Glue
  • Paintbrush

Week 2: Homemade Stamps Craft
What you’ll need:

  • Large bottle caps, Large wine corks or other small/medium items with a flat surface
  • Craft foam
  • Glue gun
  • Blank paper
  • Paint, ink or markers to dip the stamps into

Week 3: Homemade Plastic Bottle Wind chime
What you’ll need:

  • Energy drink bottle
  • Colorful Acrylic Paint
  • Paint brush
  • Yarn, twine or fishing line
  • Pony beads
  • Chopped up colored drinking straws
  • Large plastic buttons
  • Metal key ring (optional)
  • Hole punch

Week 4: Homemade Kite
What you’ll need:

  • Newspaper or construction paper
  • String or ribbon
  • Glue or glue gun
  • 2 straight sticks (Bamboo skewers)
  • Craft knife or scissors

 

Instructor: Tremayne Edwards

Tremayne is a member of the Youth Services Board. He is a graduate of Liberty University, where he studied English Literature and Fine Arts. Upon his graduation, Tremayne gained employment with the City of Lynchburg’s Parks and Recreation Department. In this role, he worked with individuals of all ages and backgrounds within the Lynchburg Community. While employed with Parks and Recreation, his work involved helping to educate citizens through programs promoting social equity, health, and wellness. Tremayne is currently employed as Director of Community Engagement with the Academy Center of the Arts. In his current role, he is helping to make arts and culture accessible to all. Outside of his professional career, Tremayne serves on the Board of Directors for Camp Kum Ba Yah, is a community volunteer to various causes, a theatre and trail lover and a nanny to all.

Register
Venue:
Online
Time:
June 11 @ 9:30 am - 10:15 am
Cost:
$30
End Date:
July 2
Number of Classes/Day:
4 Thursdays
Ages:
3 - 5
Instructor:
Tremayne Edwards