Gallery Programs

SPECIAL EVENTS

Art Demonstrations

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These photos were taken during prior painting demonstrations at the Firehouse Arts Center, in the lobby and in the gallery. Demonstrations are held throughout the year.


YOUNG@ART

An exciting and educational afternoon program for kids ages 5-11.  Kids will learn about each new exhibit in the Harrington Gallery and then create a fun art project to take home. Visit PleasantonFun.com to sign up.

Upcoming Young@Art Classes:

Along the Lines  Lines divide everything—and we will play with all different kinds of lines—thick ones, wavy ones, thin ones, and more.  Participants will visit the “Along the Lines” exhibition in the Harrington Gallery, then create some linear masterpieces in the art studio upstairs.

  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 2050
  • Thursday,  June 22, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Summer Fun   Summer’s always hot, and what better way to celebrate the adventures of summer by creating artworks about this glorious, fun-filled season.  Participants will visit the Pleasanton Art League’s member exhibition in the Harrington Gallery, and get some ideas for making art upstairs.

  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 2055
  • Thursday,  August 3, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Spirit of Africa Kids will visit the Harrington Gallery to see an exhibit about the people, colors, and musical instruments of Africa and African Americans.  Then they will create beautiful African masks and landscapes in the art studio.

  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4783   Note Online Registration Opens Aug 7, 2017
  • Thursday,  Sept 28, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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My Special Holiday The Harrington Gallery will be hosting an exhibit that features art about different religions.  After looking at the exhibit, students will work in the studio to create an art piece about their favorite holiday or family gathering.

  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4784   Note Online Registration Opens Aug 7, 2017
  • Thursday,  Nov 16, 2017, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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SCHOOL TOURS

 school tour of galleryDid you know the Harrington Gallery offers school and youth group tours? Tours are by appointment only, available Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, with limited availability. Includes gallery talk. $5 per person. Contact: Julie Finegan, Visual Arts Coordinator jfinegan@cityofpleasantonca.gov (925) 931-4849