Mudworx Summer Academy Coming to Crisp Museum


CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo., May 23, 2011 — The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum at Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus will host Mudworx, Crisp Museum’s summer academy, Tuesday-Friday, May 31-June 3.

Participants will explore mud, soil and rocks with hands-on activities related to fine art, geology, archaeology and primitive society of this region.

A morning session, is scheduled for 9 to 11 a.m., for ages 4-7. The afternoon session, slated for 1 to 4 p.m., is for ages 8-15.

Pre-registration and adult supervision for preschoolers are required. Call (573) 651-2301 to register. This academy is free and open to the public. For more information, visit or call (573) 651-2260.

The Crisp Museum is located on Southeast Missouri State University’s River Campus, at 518 S. Fountain, in Cape Girardeau, Mo.