WHO: University Area CDC (Community Development Corporation)’s Prodigy Cultural Arts
WHAT: Free art classes for adults
WHEN: Wednesdays, 11 a.m. to noon
WHERE: University Area Community Center, 14012 N. 22nd St., Tampa, FL 33613
DETAILS: Adults of all artistic abilities are invited to participate in free art lessons, to be taught in English and Spanish. Participants will explore drawing, composition, color and styles, using various media and painting techniques.
These art classes are meant to be “a safe space where you can heal and communicate your feelings through art,” said class instructor Lorena Casteneda.
More information is available by calling Prodigy Cultural Arts Program Manager Ron Bradford at 813.558.5212 ext. 309, or por mas informacion en Espanol, Lorena Casteneda, at 832-876-4729. Sponsors include University Area CDC, Simply healthcare and Hillsborough County.
Serving the community for 23 years, University Area CDC provides support for thousands of Tampa residents through holistic programming, adult education and resource assistance. Its primary mission is the redevelopment and sustainability of at-risk neighborhoods in the Uptown/University area, surrounding University of South Florida’s Tampa campus. More information about University Area CDC, a 501(c)(3) public/private partnership, is available by calling 813.558.5212 and by visiting www.uacdc.org.