Daily Archives: February 16, 2011

Mrs. Wu’s Fine Arts Class On Fridays

Mrs. Wu’s Fine Arts Class is now also available on Fridays. The class start time will be after school, starting 4:30pm or later.  


1. Drawing (Cartoon style, realistic style, perspective, shading)

2. Painting

3. Chinese brush painting

Schedule of the Classes Each session includes ten 90-minute classes; one class per week. 

Location of the Classes: Indian Creek Church

Tuition and Policies:

Tuition is $160 per session One time registration fee $10 per student

After registered, payments are not refundable.  Payments cannot be credited for missed class. 

Minimum students: 7, maximum: 20.

Regular Saturday classes at 9:30am and 11:00am are available as usual.

To enroll, please contact Mrs. Wu by phone (913) 780-1570 or via email at  ling.wu@comcast.net.

National Library Week 2011 Bookmark Design Contest Due Feb. 28

 Submit your entry to any Johnson County Library location by Feb. 28, 2011. Winners will be announced during National Library Week, April 10-16. Winners will receive gift certificates from the Friends of the Library and have their creations reproduced on bookmarks distributed throughout the library system. All designs become the property of the Johnson County Library and cannot be returned. Entry form is at: http://www.jocolibrary.org/upload/library/docs/pdf/Friends/BookmarkContestEntryForm2011.pdf

See previous winners’ designs: http://www.jocolibrary.org/templates/JCL_InfoPage.aspx?id=6092&epslanguage=EN

Reading Reptile Young Writers Contest Reception is Feb. 18, 7pm

If you participated in the contest, whether or not you won, you are all invited to the Reception for all contestants on Friday, February 18th, 2011, at 7pm, at the Plaza Library. (in the Truman Forum at the Plaza Library 4801 Main St. KC MO)

At the reception, 6 (or more) winning entries will be announced and read aloud by the judges, and prizes awarded. All contestants will receive a Certificate of Recognition. Refreshments will abound! 

At the reception, contestants and their parents will have the opportunity to meet and hear from several of Kansas City’s finest, nationally-published children’s book authors and illustrators, including Lisa Campbell Ernst, Brad Sneed, Jenny Whitehead, Pete Whitehead, Eric Brace, Dana Regan, Shane Evans, and Laura Huliska-Beith, all of whom are Writing Contest judges!