Signups begin for creative workshops

BENNINGTON — Sunrise Family Resource Center and Vermont Arts Exchange are once again partnering up for Dads and their Kids, a series of father-and-child creative workshops held at the VAE studio at 48 Main St. in North Bennington. Classes will run Wednesday evenings from 6-7:30 p.m. This is a no-cost evening for dads and their kids ages 5 and up, and includes complementary pizza from Ramunto's and salad from Kevin's Pub. Active adult participation and supervision is necessary.

The 2018 series includes:

- Winter I Session, Woodworking, from Jan. 10-Feb.7;

- Winter II Session, 2-D Drawing, Painting and Printmaking, from Mar. 7- April 11;

- Spring Session, Drumming-Movement, from May 2-30; and

- Summer Session, Open Studio-Outdoor Sculpture, from July 11-Aug. 29.

Pre-registration is required for each session; walk-in registration will no longer be available.

The program is sponsored by Sunrise Family Resource Center and the Children's Trust of Vermont. To sign up for Dads and their Kids, call Michelle Weyers of Sunrise Family Resource Center at 802-442-6115.

To learn more about VAE, go to For more information about Sunrise, see,

and the Vermont Children's Trust Foundation go to


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