Art Outdoors

This summer, warmer weather and open skies offer the perfect classroom to enjoy arts experiences in a safe, socially distanced manner. Standard COVID-19 precautions remain in place until further notified. Space is limited, thus registration is required for most activities.

Let it Go: Art for the Soul

Expressive workshops that marry creativity & mindfulness! Workshops open with meditative exercises and experiment with media that offers newbies plenty of forgiveness. Materials included.
Members $35/Non-members: $50. Held Outside.

Classes for this session are complete, check back again soon.

Make it a Date Night!

Not exactly a paint-and-sip, but you do get wine! Bring your significant other or make it a girls night out and join guest artists from across the region for a unique art making experience! Includes wine, snacks & materials! Space is limited! Held outdoors on the Hoyt Lawns.

Date Night: Photography Hike
Save the Date: Jun 3, 2023

June 3, 6-7:30 pm

Price Per Couple: $90 Non-members | $75 Members

Learn how to use your cell phone to capture the great outdoors while hiking along the Slippery Rock Creek. Includes a snack to share as the sun sets.

Attendees will meet at the Hells Hallow Parking Lot at 6 pm. The hike is approximately a 1/2 mile, on a gravel trail over mostly level terrain.  In the event of rain, the class will be rescheduled.

Date Night: Couples Caricatures
Save the Date: Aug 5, 2023

August 5, 6-7:30 pm

Price Per Couple: $90 Non-members | $75 Members

Learn the basic principles of a portrait to exaggerate your partner's features in caricatures of each other! Includes adult refreshments.

Date Night: A Night to Dye For
Save the Date: Oct 7, 2023

October 7, 6-7:30 pm

Price Per Couple: $90 Non-members | $75 Members

An evening of various forms of dye-based art making such as Suminagashi paper marbling, alcohol ins, tie dye, and batik. Refreshments included.

Date Night: Mandala Memories
Save the Date: Jan 13, 2024

January 13, 2024 6-7:30 pm

Price Per Couple: $90 Non-members | $75 Members

Make a coaster set or picture frames with a geometric design created by dots. Refreshments will be served.

Free Family Fun

Join us for these free activities throughout the summer! Though the events are free, space is limited and registration is required.

Family Tie Dye

June 5, 10:30 – Noon

Bring your own white cotton t-shirts, socks, scarves or whatever it is you want to dye! We’ll experiment with various techniques on swatches before you choose the one you like best!


Wonderland Teacup Workshop

July 10, 10-11:30 am

Inspired by this year’s Art Camp theme, this free family workshop will create a tabletop garden in a giant teacup! One teacup per family.


Family Yoga with Cindy Naples

August 7, 1-2:30 pm

Stretch out on the lawn with certified yoga instructor, Cindy Naples! It doesn’t matter if you’re new to yoga or have a regular practice, this is a great opportunity to bond as a family.


Family Night at the Movies: Monster University

August 20, 7:30 pm

One last “hurrah” before heading back to school! Bring a blanket! We’ll provide the popcorn! Pre-movie activities begin at 7:30 pm. Movie to begin after 8 pm.


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