Baylor Super Saturday Sessions Kick Off Holiday Season Dec. 1

Nov. 26, 2001

by Judy Long

Christmas is the theme for Baylor University's Super Saturday sessions on Dec. 1. The classes, designed for students from preschool through high school, are sponsored by Baylor's Center for Community Learning and Enrichment.

Three-year-olds through kindergartners will learn how other cultures celebrate the season in "Celebrations Around the World." Taught by Majka Mitchell, students will learn about the songs, dance, arts, crafts, traditions and foods of other cultures at Baylor's Piper Child Development Center at 315 Washington Ave. from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 1.

Technology specialist Rob McAngus will teach first through third graders the basics of web design in "How to Make Your Own Web Page" from 9 a.m. until noon Dec. 1 in room 200 of the Draper Academic Building on the Baylor campus.

'Tis the season for fun in "Christmas Crafts" for fourth and fifth graders from 9 a.m. until noon Dec. 1 in room 108 of the Draper building. Jeanne Fitzpatrick of the Waco Calligraphy Guild will teach students how to make cool Christmas cards, gift bags and tags, as well as creative gifts for their families.

"Christmas Cooking" will entice fun-hungry sixth and seventh graders to make Christmas candies. Mark and Lori Bateman will teach the class 9 a.m. until noon Dec. 1 in room 215 of the Draper building.

Eighth through tenth graders will use theater improvisations in "Create It!" to write and perform a short play. Michael Nangle will lead the class from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Dec. 1 in the dance movement studio in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center on the Baylor campus.

All classes are $30, which includes all lab, materials and facilities fees. For more information, call (254) 710-2171 or visit

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