06/27/2010

 

Wednesday Art Walks - Begin June 30th at 11:00 a.m.
A free hour long walking tour of Vail’s public art collection meets Wednesdays at
11:00 a.m. at the Vail Village Visitor Information Center on the top level of the parking structure. After an introduction to the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum, the tour then winds its way through the Village with discussions of master planning and the importance of site specific commissioned art in creating the charm of the Village. The summer tours begin June 30th.
 
Gallery Tours – Friday July 2 and Friday August 6 at 2:00 p.m.
 The Coordinator of Vail’s Art in Public Places will lead a free walking tour of Vail’s various fine art galleries. The galleries will discuss their specialties and collections with participants. The tours will take place Friday, July 2 and Friday, August 6. Meet at 2:00 pm at the Vail Village Visitor Information Center on the top level of the parking structure.
 
Art Courses at the Vail Nature Center continue through August
Adult Courses on Mondays & Youth on Fridays
 
Youth courses (ages 4 - 16)
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Fridays through August 20
In collaboration with Vail Nature Center & The Art Center in Gypsum this program provides a variety of art classes for ages 4 - 16 year olds taught outdoors at the Vail Nature Center in Ford Park. Participants enjoy classes that combine art with nature including wind mobiles, paper & candle making, watercolor painting, clay sculpting, and much more. Rain or shine. $35 per class with materials 
 
Adult Courses
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Mondays, through August 16
$35 per class + materials.

 

Call the Vail Nature Center for details & class registration 970-479-2291. A full description of courses may be viewed at www.vailrec.com or www.theartctr.com.

Contact(s)

Molly Eppard: 970-479-2344 or meppard@vailgov.com


 

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