Arts Camps

When school is out, art is IN! Join us for fun-filled art adventures this year. Preregistration is required!

Leadership opportunities are available for high school students (ages 14 and up) as camp volunteers. Camp volunteers are asked to commit to an entire camp session – either five or two days, depending on the camp. Click here to download a volunteer application.

Jul
8
Mon
Dino Art Camp
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Dino Art Camp
Dino Art Camp July 8 to 12, 2019 9am to 12pm | $100 per camper* Open to rising kindergarten to 2nd graders Instructor: Brandon Long This camp is sold out! To put your child’s name on the waiting list, please contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net). Join us for a week of dino-themed art activities that highlight a range of different techniques and artistic styles. This might just be the coolest camp in history! Register here.
* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.
Myths and Monsters Camp
Jul 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Myths and Monsters Camp

Myths and Monsters Camp
July 8 to 12, 2019
1pm to 4pm | $100 per camper*
Open to rising 3rd to 6th graders
Instructor: Kate Snyder

This camp is sold out! To put your name on the waiting list, please contact Kate (kate@communityartscenter.net).

Are you ready to go head-to-head with the powers of the ancient world? We’ll dive into the classic stories of Greek mythology with projects inspired by Medusa, Athena, Hercules and more.

This camp is generously sponsored by our friends at Danville Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery!

Register here.

* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.

Jul
15
Mon
Dollhouse Camp
Jul 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dollhouse Camp

Dollhouse Camp
July 15 to 19, 2019
1pm to 4pm | $130 per camper*
Open to rising 2nd to 6th graders
Instructor: Niki Kinkade

Campers will personalize their very own dollhouses – painting the home, adding wallpaper, works of art, furniture, figures, miniature food, and so much more. At the end of camp, you’ll have a wonderfully unique dollhouse to keep and treasure! We will also enjoy a field trip to the Great American Dollhouse Museum. This camp is great for girls and boys. 
 
This camp is generously sponsored by our friends at Sam Dexter Insurance Agency!
 
Your registration fee includes a non-refundable $30 materials fee that covers the cost of your 24″ wooden dollhouse.

Register here.

* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.

Jul
16
Tue
Puppy Camp
Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Puppy Camp

Puppy Camp
July 16 and 18, 2019
9:00am to 11:30am | $50 per camper*
Open to ages 3 to 5

This camp is sold out! To add your child’s name to the waiting list, please contact Kate (kate@communityartscenter.net)

We think puppies and preschoolers are the perfect combination. We’ll create puppy-themed artwork and even welcome a fuzzy special guest to camp one day! This is a drop-off camp (parents do not need to stay) but all campers must be potty-trained. Registration is limited to 12 students to ensure lots of one-on-one attention. 

Register here

* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.

Jul
22
Mon
Christmas in July
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Christmas in July

Christmas in July
July 22 to 26, 2019
9am to 12pm | $100 per camper*
Open to rising kindergarten to 5th graders
Instructor: Patti Wright

Don’t let the thermometer fool you – it’s time for a wintery arts extravaganza! In this whimsical arts adventure, campers will explore a range of techniques and media as we make artwork that celebrates the Christmas season (a few months early!).

This camp is generously sponsored by our friends at Atmos Energy.

Register here.

* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.

Project Runway Camp
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Project Runway Camp

Project Runway Camp
July 22 to 26, 2019
9am to 2pm | $150*
Open to rising 4th to 8th graders
Instructor: Soreyda Benedit-Begley

This camp is sold out! To add your child’s name to the waiting list, please contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net).

We are pleased to welcome Lexington fashion designer Soreyda Benedit-Begley back to Project Runway Camp this summer! During this hands-on fashion camp, students will learn basic sewing techniques and will create wearable pieces using recycled and re-purposed materials. 
 
Registration fee includes all materials. Campers need to pack a lunch.

Register here.

* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.

Jul
29
Mon
Dramatic Difference Acting Camp
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Dramatic Difference Acting Camp

Dramatic Difference Acting Camp
July 29 to August 2, 2019
9am to 2pm | $150 per camper*
Open to rising 4th to 8th graders
Instructor: Beth Marlowe

In this camp, young artists will explore all the different characters they can become using their bodies, voices, and imaginations. We will play a variety of theater and improvisation games while allowing artists to mold their individual talents into a small production on the final day. We’re excited to welcome long-time community theater director and actor Beth Marlowe as our lead instructor for this camp! Campers need to pack a lunch.
 
This camp is made possible through the generous support of the Dr. Larry Scott Fine Arts Access Fund. 

Register here.

Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.

Aug
6
Tue
Little Picassos Mini Camp
Aug 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Little Picassos Mini Camp

Little Picassos Mini Camp
August 6 & 8, 2019
9:00am to 11:30am | $50 per camper*
Open to ages 3 to 5

This camp is sold out! To put your child’s name on the waiting list, please contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net).

All tiny artists love to paint. This is their chance! We’ll spend two days exploring all the exciting possibilities of paint, using brushes, fingers, and anything else we find in the classroom. This is a drop-off camp (parents do not need to stay) but all campers must be potty-trained. Registration is limited to 12 students to ensure lots of one-on-one attention. 

Register here.

* Save 10% when you register for three or more camps this summer! Use the code MORECAMP at checkout. Need-based scholarships and payment plans are also available to help make art camp work with your family’s budget. Contact Kate Snyder (kate@communityartscenter.net) for details.