Upcoming Arts Barn Events
Scheduled upcoming events are listed below in chronological order. These include classes, summer camps, fundraising and special events, holiday kids classes and more!
Spring and Summer 2017 Classes
April 8 @ 9:00 am - June 17 @ 12:00 pm
Summer Camp Ages 3 – 5, Into the Wild (5 days, 9am – Noon)
June 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
M – F, June 5 – 9, Into the Wild
This week our campers will be exploring the “Wilds” of The Arts Barn’s beautiful facilities. We will be learning about the animals, birds, trees and vegetation on our site. We will explore our forest and go on daily adventure walks, collecting samples to study and use in art projects. Porcupine Pat and Chippy the Chipmunk will be joining us this week.
Pinterest Night / Glitter Canvas Wall Art
June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
June 7, 2017 6:00PM – 8:30PM
Minimum Age: 12
Bring your own image, use one of ours, or simply dig in! The possibilities are endless and everything is better with a little sparkle! (Of course the sparkle is optional). Come make a new piece of art for your room or dorm…or even living room or office!
Father’s Day Crafting with Mom/Grandma
June 10 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Ages 4 to 9
Call to register: 570-366-8736 and save your place…you won’t want to miss this crafty day!
Ages 4 to 9 Call to register: 570-366-8736 and save your place…you won’t want to miss this crafty day!
Summer Camp Ages 6 – 8, Session 1: Survivor (5 days, 9am – Noon)
June 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
CLASS REGISTRATION IS CLOSED!
CLASS IS FULL.
M – F, June 12 – 16, Survivor
This week our campers will have a unique opportunity to gain the creative skills needed to survive in the Wilderness, with The Arts Barn twist. We will build shelters, identify edible and non-edible plants, and go over survival supplies. Porcupine Pat will join us this week and share his expertise in survivor skills.
Pinterest Night / Collage with a Twist
June 12 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
June 12, 2017 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Minimum Age: 12
Bring a stencil, use one of ours, or simply dig in! We’ll be creating a foam board collage and then adding an image on top using paint. Plenty of colors of both papers and paint to choose from to create a masterpiece you’ll want to frame!
New! Bonsai Tree (new form)
June 18 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
June 18, 2017 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Artist: Mark Golomb
Minimum Age: 13
Not like the bonsai tree we offered in the past, this is a completely new style the artist is working on right now. As the artist completes the tree we will post a picture. Eye protection is a must – glasses are fine.
Summer Camp Ages 6 – 8, Session 2: Music & Art (5 days, 9am – Noon)
June 19 @ 9:00 am
M – F, June 19 – 23, Music & Art
Music and art join forces this week for our campers. Each camper will explore how these two genres interact by creating their own instruments using recycled materials and found objects. Each camper will create masterpieces inspired by different styles of music from around the world.
Summer Camp Ages 9 – 12, Session 1: Our Earth (5 days, 9am – Noon)
June 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
M – F, June 26 – 30, Our Earth
Campers will be learning how to reduce waste through Recycling and Up-cycling, while making creative works of art and helping our earth.
A few examples include: paper-making, jewelry, and tin can lanterns.
Summer Camp, Ages 9 – 12, Session 2: Endangered (5 days, 9am – Noon)
July 10 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
M – F, July 10 – 14, Endangered
This week our campers will be learning about endangered animals in PA and around the World. We will be joined by Porcupine Pat form the conservation center to share his expertise. Together we will discuss the causes of species and animal endangerment and how to reduce the loss and be advocates in our community to save them. We will make handcrafted masks, design posters, and explore the forest habitat at The Arts Barn.
Christmas in July Classes at The Arts Barn
July 10 @ 6:00 pm - July 24 @ 9:00 pm
August 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm