FARMINGTON — Everyone’s Resource Depot has announced the schedule for its July Arts and Crafts workshops. These programs are open to creative kids of all ages, and will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays during July from 3 to 4 p.m.

Each workshop will feature a variety of craft projects using scrap materials. Children will be assisted by student workers from UMF’s Upward Bound program.

Topics for each session are: July 2, July 4th Projects; July 9 and 11, Create a Crazy Character; July 16 and 18, Build a Super Bug; July 23 and 25, Make a Musical Instrument; and July 30, Toys in Motion. A $1 fee will be charged for materials and instruction.

ERD is presently offering help to those in the community who are planning summer programs for children. Many sample projects have been constructed, and a great variety of inexpensive scrap materials such as leather pieces, paper of all kinds, fabric and yarn, wood turnings, wallpaper books, colorful foam pieces and beads are available.

For more information about the July workshops or about materials and services, call 778-7150. ERD is in the Education Center on the UMF campus at the corner of High and Lincoln streets. Summer hours are 3 to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. Special openings at other times can be arranged.

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