GALLERY PROGRAMS

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.

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Art in the Park  Students will first see a colorful plein air exhibit in the Gallery to see how artists capture color and light while painting out of doors. Then, we’ll spend time drawing in Lions Wayside Park adjacent to the Firehouse Arts Center to experiment with creating art “plein air.”

  • 1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 60160
  • Thursday, Aug 6, 2015, 4:30-5:45
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Pleasanton in Watercolor  Students will visit the Pleasanton Art League members’ exhibit in the Harrington Gallery, then create some stellar Downtown Pleasanton scenery using watercolor materials.

  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 61042
  • Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015, 4:30-5:45
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Creative Quilting Participants will view an amazing array of colorful art quilts and sculptures in the Harrington Gallery, then meet in the Reznick Studio to create some textile and paper quilts to bring home.

  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 61043
  • Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015, 4:30-5:45
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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 Colorful Landscapes  Students will enjoy a large group exhibit and a variety of beautiful paintings. Then the group will go upstairs to the studio and create landscape drawings and paintings using different colorful materials.
  •  1 class $15R/$20N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 61044
  • Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, 4:30-5:45
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Gallery Tours

school tour of gallery Did 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