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 PleasantonFun.com to sign up.

Upcoming Young@Art Classes:

The Outside Arts  Harrington Gallery will feature works by a group of artists who go camping in the High Sierras to paint landscapes on site.  After discussing some of the techniques they use, kids will create landscapes in the studio or outside—weather permitting!

  •  1 class $15R/$18N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 4931
  • Thursday,  Feb 8, 2018, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Nordic Voyage  Vikings, icebergs, snow, and curious symbols – come aboard the Harrington Gallery to visit the Nordic Voyage exhibition and see works by artists with a Nordic heritage.  Then in the classroom upstairs, participants will enjoy trying their hand at making some intricate design symbols and creating beautiful iceberg pictures.

  •  1 class $15R/$18N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 5920
  • Thursday,  March 15, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Colorific!  Participants will visit the Harrington Gallery’s Fresh Works VIII Juried Exhibit to see the variety of artworks.  We’ll focus on colors and how they create mood in the works and then create some “colorific” paintings in the studio upstairs. Note: Registration for Colorific! opens Jan 10, 2018

  •  1 class $15R/$18N
  • Ages 5-11
  • Registration Code: 5921
  • Thursday,  May 10, 4:30-5:45 pm
  • Location: Firehouse Arts Center
  • Instructors: Julie Finegan, Debbie Wardrope

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Literary Arts Youth Programs

Dog Litter-ature: Prompted 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