The Town of Hempstead recently announced new and free children's art programs that will take place in East Meadow during the winter season.
Recreation instructors will guide the children in an array of artistic projects. Parents may only enroll their children by calling the individual park. Age requirements vary by location and proof of age is required at the first class.
Parents will have to register for the winter programs by phone or in person at each park beginning on Jan. 28 at 9 a.m.
The classes will meet at the following locations on Saturdays from Feb. 2 to March 23.
- Salisbury Park Drive Ball Fields: Classes will take place from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. for children ages 5 to 10, (516) 997-4534.
- Veterans Memorial Park: Classes will take place at 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for children ages 5 to 10, (516) 296-7791.