Camp to provide hands-on movie-making experience

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department, alongside Youth Tech Inc., is providing aspiring young movie producers and directors with an opportunity to hone their craft.

Movie Makers is open to children nine years-old to 17 years-old and provides instruction in digital video design and production. Participants will learn concepts, allowing them to be effective directors of digital video projects. Campers will create their very own 3D video that they can share with friends and family. Movie Makers is 9 a.m.-noon Monday-Thursday, July 8-11, at Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane. Cost of the camp is $150.

Register online at or at any Parks and Recreation facilities including: the Community Building, 115 W. 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; Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center, 727 Kentucky St.; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St.; Sports Pavilion Lawrence or the Administrative Offices in historic South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information contact Jo Ellis, recreation instruction supervisor,, (785) 832-7930.