Kids & Co. presents 22nd season


WILMINGTON – “The Snow Queen” will be presented at the Wilmington High School Auditeria on June 26 at 7 p.m. and June 27 at 1 p.m. This classic story will be adapted from the original book and directed by Ken Lydy, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs at Wilmington College. Admission is free but donations will be accepted.

Rising Star Drama Camp will be gearing up for its fifth season July 13-17, from 9 a.m. to noon at Wilmington College’s Kelly Center. Rising Star Drama Camp is a new addition for kids 6-10 years of age with an interest in acting and storytelling. Returning to lead the camp this summer is Karie Gipson from the Gigglebox Theatre Experience in Cincinnati, Ohio. Enrollment is limited to 25. Registration forms are available at The Crave and at For A Song & A Story in Wilmington.

Drama Camp 2015 will be August 3-7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Wilmington College’s Kelly Center. Drama Camp welcomes kids 11-17 years of age to participate. Participants will learn acting, improvisation, stage combat, makeup, singing and more from guest artists and teachers with years of theatre experience! Registration is currently underway. Registration forms will also be available at The Crave and at For A Song & A Story in Wilmington.

Clinton County Kids & Company was founded in 1993 and continues to be dedicated to providing quality arts experiences for the children and youth of Clinton County regardless of their economic level or special need. The organization’s mission is to involve and educate young people through the arts so that they develop creativity, cultural awareness, team-building skills, and a positive self-esteem. All donations are tax deductible.

Kids & Company is made possible through the support of these businesses and sponsors: Charles Fischer Trust Fund, Wilmington College, Barbara Bayless, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Matthews, Magnified Giving and the students at East Clinton High School, Phil and Vicki Snow, Rachel Boyd, Chuck Watts with Edward Jones Investments, Donna Myers, Mary Katheryn Hilberg, Keith and Jeanette Gerritz, Linda Mead, Home Again II, Roy Joe and Ruth Stuckey, Waring Office Supplies, Tammy and Bill Kocher, Griffith Construction, The Crave Candy & Nuts, Becky and Steven Haines, Wilmington AM Rotary, D&E Equipment, Wilmington Kiwanis Club, Wilmington Eagles Auxiliary, Bill Marine Ford, Judy Gano, Effie’s Place Bed & Breakfast, Kevin and Tanya Snarr, Elizabeth Haskins, Dick and Karen Williams, Carole Erdman, Jan Hiatt, Tena McCoy, Carolyn Williams, Stephanie Underwood, Pamela Nickell, Neil and Ruth Snarr, David and Mary Ann Raizk, Teresa and Ron Rembert, Connie Hardie, Jim and Sue Reynolds, Mudpie Photography, and additional private donations.

For more information, see Kids & Company’s website at http://bit.ly/kidsandcompany or call Lois Hock at (937) 382-6661 ext. 293. To stay in touch, download their free app at: https://kidscompany2.appsme.com through the Appsme store.