Metro-East Living

Summer paint camp for kids in Belleville

Belleville Parks and Recreation will have Paint Camp: Art with Allie from 6-8 p.m. Monday, July 10 through Friday, July 14, at the Nichols Community Center, 515 E. D St., Belleville. Instructor Allie Salzman will teach kids from kindergarten to eighth grade the basics of acrylic painting including styles of brushes and the color wheel. The class will teach five different types of art: abstract, pop art, landscapes, seascapes and student’s choice. The class fee is $150. To register, call 618-277-9785 or go online to