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.

UPCOMING ART DEMOS
In conjunction with the Pleasanton Art League’s 8th Annual Members Exhibit at the Harrington Gallery, PAL members will be offering informal art demonstrations every Thursday during the exhibit.

Thursdays 1:30 to 3:30pm, July 27 through Aug 31   

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS:
  • 7/27          Watercolor                       Pat Smith
  • 8/3            Watercolor                       Sandra Myers
  • 8/3            Photography/Pastels     Lisa Rigge
  • 8/10          Watercolor                       Judy Rice
  • 8/17          Color Pencil                     Linda Hopwood
  • 8/24         Watercolor on Yupo      Charlotte Severin
  • 8/24         Mixed Media                   Peggy Magovern
  • 8/31          Oil                                     Kathleen Hill
  • 8/31          Print Making                  Karen Barry


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:

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/$22N
  • 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/$22N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4783
  • 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/$22N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4784
  • 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