Top left, David Arthur Wall, top right, Lauren Travers, bottom right, Jeff Lassahn, and bottom left, Lucy Coria.

This weekend, new filmmaking workshops for kids will be taught by professional animators and artists. A few spots are still available. Animation for grades 3 to 8 goes from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, at St. Vincent Ferrer Gymnasium, 1515 Lathrop in River Forest. Live action filmmaking for grades 3 to 5 will be from noon to 2:30 p.m.Sundays, Dec. 4 and 11, at the Depot, 401 Thatcher Ave., in River Forest. Live action filmmaking for grades 6 to 8 will go from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Sundays, Dec. 4 and 11, also at the Depot.

For more information and registration, go to All workshops are sponsored by a collaboration between Green Community Connections/One Earth Film Festival, River Forest Park District and Steve and Kate’s Camp.

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