Youth Arts Programs

Youth Arts Classes

Please add your child’s name, age, and any other pertinent info (allergies, etc…) in the comments section when enrolling.

Artsploration: Creative Play for Babies & Toddlers 

Clay Sculpture and Wheelthrowing (Elementary and Middle School)

Wheelthrowing and Sculpture for High School Students

Drawing & Painting Techniques (Grades 2-5)

Family Writing Adventure: Parent-Child Journaling

 

AfterSchool Arts Immersion

AfterSchool Arts Immersion is the area’s only arts-based after school program for young artists in grades K-5. AAI features a new arts residency every two weeks, full and part-time enrollment options, transportation from select schools, and supervised homework time in a fun, safe, and creative environment!
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Students must attend a minimum of 3 days a week. Monthly tuition prices can be found on the application form below. Transportation for the 2017-2018 school year is available from Carrboro Elementary, McDougle Elementary, Northside Elementary, Glenwood Elementary, and FPG Elementary. Apply soon to reserve your space!

 

Please email jhollars@artscenterlive.org with questions or to request transportation from other area schools.

 

AAI Application Guidelines and Policies

Download an application form here.

 

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MiniCamps

MiniCamps are arts workshops held on CHCCS teacher workdays and select holidays. Half-day and full-day programs are available.  Each MiniCamp features classes with four professional teaching artists and a variety of art forms. Upcoming projects and themes include Handbuilding, Acrylic Painting, Drawing Techniques, Elements of Acting, and more. Reserve your spaces early!

 

Register for 2017-2018 MiniCamps and Spring Break camps here!

 

Upcoming MiniCamp Dates:

September 21

November 7

November 10

January 15

January 16

February 19

March 26-30

 

Registration for an AM and PM MiniCamp session includes lunchtime supervision at no charge, but The ArtsCenter does not provide lunch. Campers should pack a lunch and two snacks (one for the morning and one for the afternoon).

Extended care is also available at no charge, beginning at 8:30 AM (camp activities begin at 9 AM) and ending at 5 PM (camp activities end at 4 PM). During extended care periods, students will have supervised free play time.