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MOA Summer Camp

Summer Camp 2016
Cultures Up Close: West Africa

People in West Africa live in the desert and the jungle, in big cities and in small villages. Many of their customs have spread around the world. Using music, art, stories, games, and other activities, campers will learn about the diverse cultures and traditions of West Africa

Where: Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University
When: 2 one-week sessions: July 11-15 and July 25-29
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages: 6 to 12 years old
Cost: $125.00 for the week, MOA Friends $100

Fee includes all supplies and daily refreshments. Each session is limited to 15 children. Registration and payment for the program guarantees a spot.

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Teen Workshop 2016
Talking Textiles

In West Africa, cloths called Adrinkra and Adire all say something. The symbols and patterns used to create these cloths have meanings, tell stories, and represent the wearer. Looking at different types of West African textiles, teens will learn how they are created and the what the symbols and patterns mean. After viewing Adrinkra and Adire cloths from the Museum’s collection, participants will create their own Adrinkra and Adire inspired works.

Where: Museum of Anthropology at Wake Forest University
When: Monday, July 18, 2016
Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ages: 12 through 16 years old
Cost: $45, MOA Friends $30

Fee includes all supplies and a snack.  Teens need to bring a bag lunch.  The workshop is limited to 10 participants. Registration and payment for the program guarantees a spot.

Download the Workshop Flyer & Registration Form!

For more information on either program, call 336.758.5282 or email moa@nullwfu.edu.