Crisp Museum Offering Summer Academy Storyworx Children’s Workshops


The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host Museum Summer Academy Storyworx workshops June 3-7.

Workshop for ages 4-8 will be held from 9-11 a.m., and workshop for ages 9-15 will be held from 1-4 p.m.

Topics covered will include story writing, storytelling and illustration, and animation. Use of historic museum artifacts and participants’ personal narratives will be included. These workshops will be led by museum staff and special guests to facilitate a fun learning environment.

Cost for this workshop is $50 and registration is required by May 20.

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The Crisp Museum is located in the Cultural Arts Center at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus, located at 518 S. Fountain St. in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, 1-4 p.m. on weekends and 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on the first Friday of the month. For more information, call (573) 651-2260 or email