New School’s Out Program scheduled

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

New School’s Out Program scheduled

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s School’s Out, Theatre’s In (S.O.T.I.) is a new kid’s camp offered in partnership with Theatre Lawrence to give children the chance to enhance their skills in theatre.

S.O.T.I. is open to children six years-old to 12 years-old and will provide kids the opportunity to sing, dance and act their way into a show where a group can perform on stage. With the staff at Theatre Lawrence, everyone will act, sing, make props, costumes, dance and perform. Camp will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16, at Theatre Lawrence, 4660 Bauer Farm Drive. Cost is $50 per child. Participants are asked to bring a sack lunch.

Additional S.O.T.I programs will be held Feb. 17, Feb. 23-24, March 10 and March 17.

Registration can be done online at  or at any Parks and Recreation facility, including: Sports Pavilion Lawrence; the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive, Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St. or the Administrative Offices, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information on the event, contact Jo Ellis, recreation program supervisor, at (785) 330-7355.