All Campers should dress appropriately, especially for warm days and bring a water bottle. All campers need to have a Camper Information Form on file. Only one form is needed for those attending the Extended Day Program. Use the links below to fill out the appropriate form online:
If your camper will need emergency or daily medication you must complete a Medication Authorization Form and turn it into the Parks & Recreation office by Wednesday, June 20th before camp begins.
Below is a list of items needed for specific classes at Music & Arts Camp. Items are not needed until Monday, July 2nd so please feel free to ask the instructor on the first day before going out to purchase items.
3D ART- Recycled bottles, plastic, paper bags, newspaper, etc.
BALLET - Ballet shoes or Socks NO FLIP FLOPS OR BARE FEET. PERFORMANCE ONLY- Solid black (tank or cami) leotard and black ankle length leggings
BEG RECORDER - Students must supply their own recorder. (ex: Yamaha Soprano Recorder ~ $5) Yamaha soprano recorder
CONCERT BAND – Students must bring their own instrument and a pencil and eraser. Woodwinds: Minimum 3 GOOD REEDS and a pencil. Brass: Valve/slide oil and pencil. Percussion: drum sticks and pencil. (If students are not participating in the concert a note is needed the first day of camp)
DANCE EXPLORATION - Comfortable clothing, tap, ballet or jazz shoes (if have), socks or sneakers.
FUN WITH FABRIC–White t-shirt
FOLK DANCE - Sneakers or Closed Toe Shoes NO FLIP FLOPS OR BARE FEET Ballet Slippers OK
FOOD DECORATING EXPRESS - Campers should purchase either "Wilton Beginning Buttercream Decorating Set" or "Wilton Decorating Tip Set Basics" the which students will use in class and then they have everything they need to practice what they learn at home. Both sets are $16 at local craft stores. AC Moore, Michael's and Joann Fabrics all have weekly coupons for 40-55% off and all stores honor their competitors coupons. All Students should also bring 2 qt. Tupperware-type container or shoe box to bring their creations home in. (Updated 6/19)
FOOD DECORATING II - All Students should bring a 2 QT. Tupperware-type container or shoebox to bring their creations home in.
GARAGE BAND -Pencil, headphones
GLEE CLUB – Pencil
GUITAR - Students must supply their own guitar and picks. The instructor recommends a 3/4 size nylon string guitar.
HIP HOP - Athletic Clothing & Sneakers NO FLIP FLOPS OR BARE FEET
ILLUSTRATION – Personal pictures of pets/animal or a place they've traveled to
KNITTING – Knitting needles, US 10 Size
JAZZ - Jazz shoes or sneakers NO FLIP FLOPS OR BARE FEET. PERFORMANCE ONLY- Solid black (tank or cami) leotard and black ankle length leggings.
JAZZ BAND – Students must bring their own instrument and a pencil and eraser. Woodwinds: Minimum 3 GOOD REEDS and a pencil. Brass: Valve/slide oil and pencil. Percussion: drum sticks and pencil. (If students are not participating in the concert a note is needed the first day of camp)
MOVIE MAKING- Pencil
MODERN DANCE - Athletic Clothing & Tan Canvas Ballet Shoes or Sneakers NO FLIP FLOPS OR BARE FEET
MUSIC LESSON - Students must bring their own instrument and a pencil. Bring Method book you are using in school.
PIANO I - Headphones (book will be provided).
PIANO II -Headphones and Book: "Accelerated Piano Lesson Book I" Lesson Book Faber:publisher Hal Leonard, this may be purchased from the Music & Arts Store on the East Hartford/Glastonbury line.
PERCUSSION - Drum Pad, Drumsticks and Alfred Breeze Easy Method for Drums, Book 1. All available for purchase at the Music & Arts Store. (updated - 6/19)
SCULPTURE- Smock (Big old t-shirt preferred.)
STRINGS LESSONS & ORCHESTRA - Students must bring their own instrument and "Essential Elements Book" if they have one from school.
TAP - Tap or Leather sole shoes NO FLIP FLOPS OR BARE FEET. PERFORMANCE ONLY- Solid black (tank or cami) leotard and black ankle length leggings
THEATER WORKSHOP & MONOLOGUE/DIALOGUE - Pencil, highlighter and 3 ring binder.
UKELELE - Students must supply their own ukulele. Ukuleles can be purchased for about $40 from Music & Arts Center in East Hartford
YOGA - Mat (Optional)
FUN & GAMES, WORLD GAMES & ADVENTURE CHALLENGE - Water Bottle. Must wear Sneakers!