Youth Arts in the Parks Event – “History of Photography”

When Aug 18, 2013
from 08:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Where Franklin Mountains State Park
Contact Name Adrianna Weickhardt
Contact Email
Contact Phone (915) 566-6441

Sunday, August 18 -  FREE

Youth Arts in the Parks Event – “History of Photography”

Meet at McKelligon Canyon

Start: 8:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

•Description:  Are your children interested in nature, photography, poetry, music and/or art?  Well bring your young ones out for a wild morning at the park learning about some of these fun activities, connecting with nature and creating some art ready to enter into the “Get To Know” Contest.  We’ll have activities exploring the historic ways of photography by making sun-prints, then fast forward to learn about some of our modern forms of photography and make a clay-mation video!  Find out more information on the @Get to Know Program‘s Contest at and check out some of the great prizes up for grabs.

Driving Directions to McKelligon Canyon:  

From Hwy 54, take Fred Wilson Rd. West towards the mtns; make slight left to merge on to Alabama Rd.  Turn right at McKelligon Canyon Rd. (Across from William Beaumont Hospital).  Drive about 2 mi up canyon, past the amphitheater. HQ is on the right.

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