DOVER -- Create beautiful works of art while taking in the wonders of nature: A series of art classes are being offered at the Norma Johnson Center.

Painting classes for adults will be at 6:30 p.m. on July 18 and on July 31.

Adult painting classes are $35 per person including the cost of a canvas and paints. There will also be a week of dragonfly-themed craft classes for all ages, July 27 through Aug. 1. Call 330-339-7976 to register for these events. The Norma Johnson Center is located off Route 39, three miles west of Dover.

This event will be held rain or shine.

For information, directions or special assistance on the day of the event, call the NJC director, Marsha Zoller, at 330-339-7976.