My Cool World Summer Art Camps

The best of My Cool World global education programs revamped for summer!

Based on our popular APS International Travelers program, My Cool World Summer Art Camps are packed with fun, authentic art projects, storytelling, music and dance that inspire curiosity and appreciation for other cultures.

Each week highlights a different theme showcasing the best of our over 80 lessons.

Kids may create authentic wearable Mexican sombreros, meet the Italian Christmas witch La Befana, embark on a Big Five African safari adventure, and much much more!!!

Kids have a whole lot of fun learning about their world, and we think this is pretty cool.

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Italy! La Befana Stockings

St. James UMC

June 8 - 12 | 9a - 1p | Ages 4 - 8 | $250

Fascinating Tales From Around the World!

Listen to captivating stories from around the world and make a craft showcasing each! Kids hear the creepy Mayan legend of the jeweled Makech beetle, the story of the good Italian witch La Befana, the prowess of South Africa's great warrior king Shaka Zulu, the myth of King Rama and Diwali from India, and the endearing story of the Japanese dog Hachiko.

South Africa! Ndebele Dolls

Peachtree Road UMC

June 15 - 19 | 9a - 1p | Ages 4 - 8 | $250

Exploring Cultures Around My Cool World!

Introduce young minds to fun traditions from around the world! Kids make flags of Siena from Italy, Sikh wedding paper dolls from India, wearable sombreros of the Mexican charro (cowboy), Ndebele painted houses from South Africa, and cherry blossom scrolls celebrating Hanami from Japan! Includes activities galore!

Japan! Children's Day Carp Fish

St. James UMC

June 29 - July 2 | 9a - 1p | Ages 4 - 8 | $200

Celebrations Around the World!

Everyone loves a party! Kids enjoy the unique ways cultures celebrate events around the world. Crafts highlight Day of the Dead sugar skulls in Mexico, Ramadan cards in Turkey, Children's Day carp fish in Japan, exotic paper wedding dolls in India, and Venetian Carnevale masks in Italy.

Italy! The Doves of St. Francis

Peachtree Road UMC

July 6 - 10 | 9a - 1p | Ages 4 - 8 | $250

Kindness Around the World!

Kids explore kindness traditions from afar! Kids will Do One Good Deed A Day, or Ichinichi Ichizen, in Japan, learn the Ubuntu proverb "I am because of you" in South Africa, greet guests with the Toran door garland in India, show kindness with the Doves of St. Francis in Italy, and show tolerance to others with the Blind Men and the Elephant in Jainism.

Japan! Kamishibai Storytelling

Peachtree Road UMC

August 3 - 7 | 9a - 1p | Ages 4 - 6 | $250

Fascinating Tales From Around the World!

Listen to captivating stories around the world and make a craft showcasing each! Kids hear the creepy Mayan legend of the Makech beetle, the story of the good Italian witch La Befana, the prowess of South Africa's great warrior king Shaka Zulu, the myth of King Rama and Diwali from India, and the story of the endearing Japanese dog Hachiko.

India! Gond Art

St. James UMC

August 24 - 28 | 9a - 1p | Ages 4 - 6 | $250

Animals Around My Cool World!

Make crafts that show us the importance of animals in other cultures! Kids will create aboriginal dot art featuring the kangaroo in Australia, make an Indian elephant featuring Gond folk art, engage in storytelling with their own kamishibai stage starring the dog Hachiko in Japan, craft window silhouettes of the iconic Big Five safari animals in South Africa, and make creepy Mayan jeweled beetle necklaces in Mexico.

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