Adults can register for summer arts program

Registration for the fine arts portion of the Bayou Beaux Arts and Dance Program will end at 5 p.m. June 18 and is open to all St. Mary Parish residents who are at least 13-years-old.

That means adults are allowed to register for classes.

In-person registration is in the Office of Community Development on the second floor of City Hall in Franklin.

Instructions for e-mail registration are on the City of Franklin’s Web site ( Registrants should click on the “Events Calendar.” Next, they should go to the month of May and click on “May 1” for complete instructions.

Registrants will receive an e-mail if their registration is complete, if information is missing, if they are on the waiting list, or if a class is closed. The time stamp on the e-mail will be used as the order by which to enroll students. If information is missing, registrants will receive an e-mail and must submit the missing information as soon as possible to make sure their registration is complete. A class will be considered closed when the open and the waiting-list spots are filled. Those on the waiting list will be contacted if there is a change in a class’s enrollment.

The drawing classes and encaustics classes will take place July 14, 21 and 28. Acrylics will be July 26-28.

The Bayou Beaux Arts and Dance Program will host its dance performance and art show on Aug. 4 at 5 p.m. at the Broussard-Harris Recreation Center in Franklin, Louisiana.

For more information, please contact Arlana Shields at 337-828-6345 or by e-mail at

The Bayou Beaux Arts and Dance Program is supported by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural Development, Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism in cooperation with the Louisiana State Arts Council as administered by the Acadiana Center for the Arts.

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