Sumner County students can enhance their creative minds during the 2016 - 2017 school year with the Arts After School program available through the Hendersonville Arts Council. Arts After School classes take place weekly and are available to kids in grades 1 - 12. Students will learn color theory, drawing, painting, clay, sculpture and printmaking. At the end of the school year, Arts After School will produce a small reception for the kids to showcase their masterpieces to family and friends. The reception will include light snacks and beverages, emulating a real-life professional art show. It's an opportunity for young artists to communicate the concepts they develop and implement in their creations. In addition, students ages 10 and older can participate in the Anime After School class, running weekly September - May on Tuesdays and Fridays Class options are as follows: Mondays, 4:30 - 6 p.m. — Grades 4 - 6, beginning Aug. 29 $405 Tuesdays, 4:30 - 6 p.m. — Ages 10 and older, beginning Sept. 6 (Anime; through December) $180 Wednesdays, 4:30 - 6 p.m. — Grades 7 and higher, beginning Sept. 7 $405 Thursdays, 4:30 - 6 p.m. — Grades 1 - 3, beginning Sept. 8 $405 Fridays, 4:30 - 6 p.m. — Ages 10 and older, beginning Sept. 9 (Anime; through December) $180 Arts After School requires a non-refundable supply fee of $42.50, which covers the supply costs for the entire year; students may be asked to bring additional items like T-shirts for printing. The Anime class requires a $20 non-refundable supply fee. Registration's required, and classes fill up fast, so sign up early. Arts After School takes place at Monthaven Mansion, 1017 Antebellum Cir., Hendersonville. Call 615-822-0789 or visit