Earn Community Service Credits Through Summer Art Internship

Local resident and teaching artist/art therapist Sharon Hyson is offering a volunteer art internship to high school or college students to assist in an arts program with children and adults over the summer months. Sharon describes this position as:

“Volunteer internship opportunity for hIgh school or college student seeking community service hours or experience.  Participate in a summer arts day camp experience in Chicago with children, youth, and an intergenerational (adult) component.  No art experience necessary, Times and dates in July and August are flexible – 2, 4, or 6 weeks.  Experience with photography and technology is a plus, but not necessary.  If you are interested in learning about or plan future work in gerontology, human services, or the arts, this may be a good fit.  Contact Sharon Hyson, ATR, art therapist and art educator, at sharonhyson@gmail.com for further information.”

This sounds like a worthwhile way to spend part of the summer.