According to a recent press release and to help celebrate a week of Olympic games and Greek fine arts, the traveling storyteller and master teacher, Brad Shaw, will entertain Camp Blue Sky campers with his rendition of fables by the Greek storyteller, Aesop.

The theme of the 2016 camp is entitled, "Greece is the Word." Two performances from Brad Shaw, are scheduled for August 3rd, from 12:00-12:30 pm and 12:35-1:00 pm. He will perform in the Stauffacher Theater at State Fair Community College.

Mr. Shaw is trained to encourage listening skills, to involve his audience, and to share the culture of the ancient Greeks. He uses stories to teach and communicate clear messages about morals, values, and common sense.

Camp Blue Sky is a fine arts camp for children ages 4 to 14 years old. The camp takes place at State Fair Community College, August 1st- August 5th. Campers draw, paint, sculpt, write, act, sing, dance, and experiment with photography. All of the activities are led by professional teaching artists.

There are still a few spaces open in grades one through six. The cost is $130.00. For more information about Camp Blue Sky, please call Barbara Cooney at 660-826-6292. Or visit

Ryan Skaith