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KinderArts Party Offered December 8 at EAC

Eastport Arts Center will offer a special session of KinderArts featuring music and crafts on Thursday, December 8 from 10-11 am. Children up to age 4 are invited to attend, with a parent or caregiver. Popular EAC instructors Caroline Coleman and Sue Riddle will lead the activities, which will … [Read More]

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Free Children’s Workshop Features Seasonal Theme, Popular Instructor

Eastport Arts Center will present Halloween Houses, a free children’s workshop with Sara Myrick, on Tuesday, October 4, 3:30-5 pm. Using a variety of upcycled materials, participants will be able to craft their own house and grounds, decorated as they choose—spooky or just autumnal. Cardboard, colored paper and tissue … [Read More]

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EAC’s KinderArts Program to Return with Free Session for Children 5 & Under

Eastport Arts Center is thrilled to announce that the KinderArts program is back. A free six-week session, to run 10-10:45 am Friday mornings will commence on April 29. The classes, led by popular instructor Caroline Coleman, will feature music, movement and yoga, and are designed for children up to … [Read More]

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April Vacation Arts Camp Enjoyed By All

A lively group of young learners had a fun time at last week’s April Vacation Arts Camp with Sara Myrick, held Wednesday, April 20. Photos below show the campers at work on their creations and Myrick reading the group the book, ‘Kindness Machine.’ Posters created on the kindness theme … [Read More]

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EAC to Offer April Vacation Arts Camp

Please note—we still have spaces remaining for Arts Camp! Please email alison@eastportartscenter.org ASAP to reserve your child’s space! EAC will offer an April Vacation Arts Camp from 9:30-11:30 am on Wednesday, April 20. Geared for ages 6 to 13, the camp will be taught by popular instructor Sara Myrick … [Read More]

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February Break Arts Day Offered for Youth

Eastport Arts Center will offer a February Break Arts Day for ages 6-13 on Wednesday, February 23, from 9:30-11:30 am. Instructors Nia Aretakis (art) and L. Elwood (movement and games) will get children’s creative juices flowing with the fun session. Aretakis will start with a simple tissue paper printing … [Read More]

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EAC’s Summer Camp to Blend Arts and Theater for Ages 6-13

‘Exploring Mask-making and Puppetry,’ a Summer Arts Camp for children ages 6-13, will be offered from 9:30 am-noon, July 6-9, at Eastport Arts Center. Instructors Ann Cannizzaro, art, and Mark Macey, theater, will engage campers in making their own masks and puppets to accompany their theater improvisations. The program, … [Read More]

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Outreach Program Brings the Arts to Area Preschoolers

Eastport Arts Center’s KinderArts program has received a Kars4Kids grant in support of expanded educational outreach efforts for the 2018/2019 school year. In collaboration with Theresa Fisk, District Early Childhood and Youth Coordinator for Washington County of the Cutler Institute, EAC has organized outreach visits of the KinderArts program … [Read More]

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Energetic International Dancers Get Calais Elementary Students Moving

On Thursday, September 21st, Eastport Arts Center’s International Dancers visited the third grade students of music teacher Miss Moody at Calais Elementary School. This enthusiastic group of 30 children loved the music and learning folk dances from Israel, South Africa and Greece. The hour-long session began with the Israeli … [Read More]

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The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts. The work of Eastport Arts Center is funded in part by a grant from the Maine Arts Commission, an independent state agency supported by the National Endowment for the Arts.