Youth Programs

Performing Arts Classes & Camps

Summer Drama & Music Camps 2018

Download the 2018 Summer Drama Camp Brochure by clicking HERE or the image above!

Online resident registration begins Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 8:00pm PST

Youth Art Classes

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 to sign up.


  • Thursday, June 21, 2018
  • 4:30-5:45pm
  • Ages 5-11, R$15/N$18
  • Code 6938

The Harrington Gallery will be showing a great collection of pictures of dogs painted by Bay Area artists. This will be a fun opportunity to look at some wonderful paintings of these loyal and wonderful pets and then paint, draw, and collage some of our own in the art classroom.

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  • Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018
  • 4:30-5:45pm
  • Ages 5-11, R$15/N$18
  • Code 6940
  • Note: Registration Opens 8/15/2018

This gallery exhibit  is all about structures, like bridges and highways, and the ways artists see them. Just as there are many layers in construction of large structures, we will construct some paper sculptures and make some fun technical drawings of amazing bridges and highways.


  • Thursday, Oct 18, 2018
  • 4:30-5:45pm
  • Ages 5-11, R$15/N$18
  • Code 6942
  • Note: Registration Opens 8/15/2018

A colorful and amazing quilt show in the gallery will address the joy of music and theater.  After looking at the works of art, let’s design our own stage and theater set in the classroom!


  • Thursday, Dec 6, 2018
  • 4:30-5:45pm
  • Ages 5-11, R$15/N$18
  • Code 6944
  • Note: Registration Opens 8/15/2018

Kids will see a wide variety of artwork in the Harrington Gallery during the Pleasanton Art League Members’ exhibit.  What can we learn about the colors?  The styles?  The arrangements of shapes?  A related art project follows in Studio A.

Literary Arts Youth Programs

Dog Litter-ature: Inspired by the Harrington Gallery exhibit DogShow   Pups, pups, and more pups! Creative writing, reading, and games centered around everybody’s favorite four-legged friend. Program lead by Meg Fleming.

  • Ages 8-12
  • Thursday, July 12, 2018
  • 4:00-5:00pm
  • Harrington Gallery at the Firehouse Arts Center
  • $5 Suggested Donation