Special Events

Special Events at The Arts Barn

Scheduled special events are listed below in chronological order.  These include fundraising and special events, holiday kids classes and more!

  • Raw Aspirations

    January 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The Arts Barn Education Center announces the kickoff celebration for of Raw Aspirations, a new public art initiative between the Arts Barn and the Tamaqua Community Art Center.  This invitation only event will be held at The Arts Barn, Thursday January 18, 2018 from 6pm – 8pm.

     At the kickoff, you will learn about this exciting project aimed at providing a way to express hope and future aspirations for Tamaquans. You will also meet the artists who have each designed a large, interactive sculpture made of “raw” materials which will be on exhibit in Tamaqua from April through August of 2018.

    Space is Limited. Please RSVP by January 16 by calling 570-668-1192 or emailing leona@tacp.info.

    The Arts Barn and Tamaqua Community Art Center bring you Raw Aspirations in partnership with Rural LISC (Local Initiatives Support Corporation) and the Schuylkill Area Community Foundation.

    The Arts Barn Education Center announces the kickoff celebration for of Raw Aspirations, a new public art initiative between the Arts Barn and the Tamaqua Community Art Center.  At the kickoff, you will learn about this exciting project aimed at providing a way to express hope and future aspirations for Tamaquans. You will also meet the artists who have each designed a large, interactive sculpture made of “raw” materials which will be on exhibit in Tamaqua from April through August of 2018.


  • Kids Valentine’s Day Crafts

    February 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy)

    Save your place!

    Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending)

    Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy) Save your place! Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending) Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars


  • Mother’s Day Crafting – Mommy & Me Project

    May 6 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy)

    Save your place!

    Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending)

    Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy) Save your place! Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending) Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars


  • Fall Craft Activity

    September 9 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy)

    Save your place!

    Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending)

    Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy) Save your place! Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending) Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars


  • Family Holiday Card Making

    December 8 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Families of all ages, Please join us for a seasonal event at Seton Manor in Orwigsburg to create cards with our Young at Heart resident friends. All materials will be provided. Festive music and treats will be provided.

    Save your place!

    Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending)

    Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars

    Families of all ages, Please join us for a seasonal event at Seton Manor in Orwigsburg to create cards with our Young at Heart resident friends. All materials will be provided. Festive music and treats will be provided. Save your place! Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending) Donations to off-set the cost of materials …


  • Holiday Ornaments Party for Kids & Families

    December 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy)

    Save your place!

    Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending)

    Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars

    Ages: 4-12, (younger than 4 please bring an adult buddy) Save your place! Registration is required (for emergencies, future contacts, and numbers of those attending) Donations to off-set the cost of materials is welcome, recommended $5 dollars