Youth Programs

Performing Arts Classes & Camps

Performing Arts Programs for KIDS

Grades 3-5

Youth Chorus | Grades 3-5      Be a part of a Firehouse Arts Center holiday tradition. Youth participants will learn songs in a supportive and process-based environment in preparation for the 6th Annual Holiday Youth Music Festival to be performed Saturday 11/25 at 6:00pm at the Firehouse Arts Center. In addition to trained and experienced teaching artists, high school music students from the High School Music Collaborative will help guide the young performers in this process.

  • Participants are strongly encouraged to attend all classes to be prepared for the performance on 11/25 at 6:00pm.
  • Those missing two or more classes may not be prepared to perform
  • Participants are encouraged to bring water
  • Firehouse Arts Center Classroom B | Instructor: Andrew Mondello
  • M | 9/25-11/13 | 4:00-5:00pm
  • 8 classes | $155R/$170N
  • Registration Code: 4680

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Ages 7-10

KIDS Winter Drama Camp      Learn by doing in this fun and engaging Drama Camp. Participants will engage in scene, dance, and vocal work; great for beginners or experienced performers. Staff from Summer Drama Camps 2017 will facilitate this four-day performing arts experience. Camp culminates in an in-camp performance at the Firehouse Arts Center Theater at 1:30pm Friday 1/5.

  • Firehouse Arts Center Classroom B | Instructor: 2017 Drama Camp Staff
  • M-F | 1/2-1/5  | 9:00am-3:00pm
  • 8 classes | $155R/$170N
  • Registration Code: 4684

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Youth Art Classes

Young@Art is 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. 

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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