WAG Children's Programs

Start with Art

Preschool Ages

WAG is excited to announce the return of the newly reimagined Start with Art preschool program! Preschool aged children and their caregivers can join us alternating Tuesdays as a professional arts educator guides you through a variety of artistic fundamentals, techniques, materials, and mindful creative practice. Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

DateTimeCostShort Code
(Click to register online)
Tuesday
January 10
10:15am–11am $6 12925
Tuesday
January 24
10:15am–11am $6 12926
Tuesday
February 7
10:15am–11am $6  12927
Tuesday
February 21
10:15am–11am $6 12928
Tuesday
March 7
10:15am–11am $6 12929
Tuesday
March 21
10:15am–11am $6 12930
Tuesday
April 4
10:15am–11am $6  12931
Tuesday
April 18
10:15am–11am $6  12932
Tuesday
May 2
10:15am–11am $6  12933
Tuesday
May 16
10:15am–11am $6  12934
Tuesday
May 30
10:15am–11am $6  12935

After School Drop-In — Elementary

The Woodstock Art Gallery is excited to introduce a new drop-in after school program for all students attending elementary school! The program is led and supervised by professional arts educators and includes both guided and self-guided activities. Designed to provide time and space for interactive creativity and social engagement.

The After School Drop-In program is supported by Oxford Community Foundation.

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DateTimeCostShort Code
(Click to register online)
Wednesday
January 11
3pm–5:30pm $6 13793
Wednesday
January 25
3pm–5:30pm $6 13794
Wednesday
February 8
3pm–5:30pm $6 13795
Wednesday
February 22
3pm–5:30pm $6 13796
Wednesday
March 8
3pm–5:30pm $6 13797
Wednesday
March 22
3pm–5:30pm $6 13798
Wednesday
April 5
3pm–5:30pm $6 13799
Wednesday
April 19
3pm–5:30pm $6 13800
Wednesday
May 3
3pm–5:30pm $6 13801
Wednesday
May 17
3pm–5:30pm $6 13802

For high school drop-in dates and registration, please visit our Teen/Adult Programs webpage.

Creative PA Days

Ages 5–12

Creative PA Day programs include art-making activities and lessons, lunchbreak, two snack breaks, and outdoor play (weather permitting). Registrants are required to bring their lunch, two snacks, and bottled water. Registrants should also come prepared with clothes and shoes appropriate for art-making and outdoor play.

DateTime*Cost*Short Code
(Click to register online)
Friday
January 20
9am–4pm Non-Members $55
Members $45
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Friday
May 19
9am–4pm Non-Members $55
Members $45
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Friday
June 2
9am–4pm Non-Members $55
Members $45
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*Before and after care available for an additional $10/day

March Break Art Classes

Ages 5–12

Explore two full days of art classes. Discover a variety of artistic techniques, media, tools, materials, and mindful artistic practice led by arts education professionals. March Break art classes include art-making activities and lessons, lunchbreak, two snack breaks, and outdoor play (weather permitting). Registrants are required to bring their lunch, two snacks, and bottled water. Registrants should also come prepared with clothes and shoes appropriate for art-making and outdoor play. 

DateTime*Cost*Short Code
(Click to register online)
Monday
March 13
9am–4pm Non-Members $55
Members $45
12920
Friday
March 17
9am–4pm Non-Members $55
Members $45
12921

*Before and after care available for an additional $10/day

Summer Art Classes

Ages 6–12

Develop artistic skills and make new friends during our Summer Art Classes! Arts education professionals will guide students through innovative projects and lessons that will cultivate creativity, self-expression, and collaboration. Explore a variety of artistic fundamentals, techniques, and materials in our fully-equipped art studio environment. Summer Art Classes include art-making lessons, guided gallery tours, snack-breaks, and outdoor play. Students are required to bring snacks and bottled water and should wear clothes/shoes appropriate for art-making and outdoor play. Spaces are limited — register early! No before or after care available.

DateTimeCostShort Code
(Click to register online)
Tuesday to Friday
July 4–7
1:30pm–4pm Non-Members $100
Members $85
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Monday to Friday
July 10–14
1:30pm–4pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
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Monday to Friday
July 17–21
1:30pm–4pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
14374
Monday to Friday
July 24–28
1:30pm–4pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
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Monday to Friday
July 31–August 4
1:30pm–4pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
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Monday to Friday
August 14–18
1:30pm–4pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
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Mini Makers Art Classes

Ages 4–6

Discover new skills and make new friends during our Mini-Makers Art Classes! In this introductory program, arts education professionals will guide new artists through innovative projects and lessons that will cultivate creativity, self-expression, and collaboration. Learn the artistic fundamentals, explore new techniques, and play with fun materials in our fully-equipped art studio environment. Mini-Makers Art Classes include art-making lessons, guided gallery tours, snack-breaks, and outdoor play. Students are required to bring snacks and bottled water and should wear clothes/shoes appropriate for art-making and outdoor play. Spaces are limited — register early! No before or after care available.

DateTimeCostShort Code
(Click to register online)
Monday to Friday
July 10–14
9:30am–12pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
14391
Monday to Friday
July 24–28
9:30am–12pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
14392
Monday to Friday
August 14–18
9:30am–12pm Non-Members $125
Members $105
14393

Contact Us

WAG Education Department

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Phone: 519-539-1291
Email: General Information

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