Sign up for virtual art camp for your kids on Veterans Day holiday

UAB’s ArtPlay will host a virtual Veterans Day mini-camp for kids exploring dance, music, art and much more.
Written by: Tehreem Khan
Media contact: Shannon Thomason

a boy drawing with colourful crayon ,kids ColoringEngage children in an exciting virtual Veterans Day art mini-camp, exclusively designed for kids ages 7-12, presented by the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center.

Reservations for the Wednesday, Nov. 11, camp are first-come, first-served, so register your child today. Enrollment closes at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 6.

The event will feature ArtPlay’s teaching artists and is a great opportunity for kids to explore many different forms of art — music, visual arts, dance and more. This one-day mini-camp will be a mental break from schoolwork for children. Screen breaks are also scheduled throughout the day.

Day camp will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Veterans Day over Zoom, entirely virtually. The cost is $50. Supplies are provided and will be available for pickup on ArtPlay’s front porch; pickup dates will be sent in the camp registration confirmation email.

For full event information, visit or call ArtPlay at 205-975-4769. A list of future events presented by the Alys Stephens Center and other UAB arts organizations is available online.