Download our Spring 2019 Brochure
Register online, or by phone at 319.273.8641


Classes for Children

Member’s prices are in parentheses
*Student age requirements must be met by the last day of class

Messy Mornings (ages 3–6)
Wednesdays, March 13–May 22 (No Messy Mornings March 20)
Children explore a wide variety of materials through creative and delightfully messy projects. A
parent or caregiver must accompany the participating child. Younger siblings are welcome.
Time: 10:00–11:00 a.m.
Fee: $5
Ask for Many Messy Morning, all 10 sessions for $45 ($40). Call the Education Coordinator at
319.268.5504 for more information.

Saturday Mornings at the Hearst
Take one or take them all! Saturdays, April 6–May 18 (No class April 20)

“DoodleSplats”: Print, Paint and Sketch Explore drawing, painting and printing skills through a
variety of wildly colorful projects.
Fun, creative, and collaborative works of art are available to take home at the end of 6 weeks.
Times: (Ages 9–12) 9:00–9:50 a.m.
(Ages 4–6) 10:00–10:50 a.m. (Ages 7–8) 11:00–11:50 a.m.
Fee: $30 ($27)

Kids Clay Studio
Engage your child’s creativity through the art of
ceramics. Use a variety of tools to make unique
three-dimensional creations.
Times: (Ages 7–8) 9:00–9:50 a.m. (Ages 9–12) 10:00–10:50 a.m. (Ages 4–6) 11:00–11:50 a.m.
Fee: $30 ($27) + $7 clay lab fee

Groove: Music, Beats and Performance Discover movement, rhythm and performance through group
activities and projects explored according to age and interest. Through experimentation with
instruments and choreographed steps, students recognize the many ways music influences our lives!
The final class day is dedicated to performances in Mae Latta Hall at 9:30, 10:30, and 11:30 a.m.
Times: (Ages 4–6) 9:00–9:50 a.m.
(Ages 7–8) 10:00–10:50 a.m. (Ages 9–12) 11:00–11:50 a.m.
Fee: $30 ($27)

Teen Ceramics: Wheel Throwing
& Hand Building (ages 12–16)
Advance your knowledge and skills of the wheel
and hand-building. Instructors guide you through
steps of throwing pots and building small
Time: 1:00–3:30 p.m. Instructor: Claire Timmerman
Fee: $42 ($37) + $7 Clay Fee

Art Day Away
February 22 & March 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(before and after care available)
Explore a variety of materials and interesting art activities in these fun, single-day camps held on public schools’ professional development days. Painting, drawing, printing and more are explored throughout this day-long event. Student art is ready to take home at the end of the day. Snacks are provided in the morning and afternoon; campers must bring their own lunch. Before & after care available from 8:30–9:00 a.m. and 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Ages: K–6
Fee: $35 ($31.50)/session
Before and After Care:Additional $10/day

Spring Break Camp
March 18–22
Students explore a sampling of art materials and techniques while creating fun and exciting projects to take home. Snacks provided in the morning and afternoon. Students must bring a sack lunch. Before & after care available from 8:30–9:00 a.m. and 4:00–5:00 p.m.
Ages: K–6
Time: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Fee: $35 ($31.50)/day,
$160 ($144)/week
Before and After Care:Additional $10/day

Summer Camps Ages K-6
Time: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., before & after care available 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Fee: $160 ($144)/week; Before & After Care Option:additional $8/day, $40/week

Architecture: June 10–14
Campers explore this multi-faceted art by creating their own design. Campers learn about light,
space functions and aesthetic while creating their own blueprint, then they bring their idea off paper
and into 3-dimensions with a scale model of their unique design.

Art Around the World: June 24–28
Learn about artistic expression from cultures around the world! Campers make projects inspired by what they learn throughout the week. Local artists make special visits to share about their culture and how it impacts their art.

Theatrics!: July 8–12
Dance, music, props, costumes, stage art and set designs are explored in this high-energy camp.
Friends and family are invited to join us for a performance at 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. on the
last day of camp.

Art In Motion: July 22–26
Create art that moves! Puppets, sculptures and mobiles are just a few of the projects for the

Body As Art: August 5–9
Make wearable art such as jewelry and crafted textiles, try your hand at temporary tattoos or henna, and explore the many ways we use our bodies to express ourselves through movement and sound.

Get Messy: August 12–16
Leave the mess for us! Experiment with the messiest of mediums, from slime, papier mache, and
marbling to clay. Campers will even get to help build a catapult to splatter paint. Dress for mess.

Art Detectives (ages K–6) 2 Day Workshop—June 20 & 21
Help! Someone has stolen all of our artwork! Complete puzzles, match artists to their artworks and more while you use your best detecting skills to reclaim stolen artwork. Back by popular demand!
Time: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Fee: $70 ($63)

Other Opportunities
Girls Scouts / Boy Scouts Workshop
Hearst Center instructors are often available to assist Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts in meeting art badge requirements with themed workshops. Although badges are not sold or distributed by the Hearst Center, troops can meet the requirements for their badges during a fun and creative afternoon for just $8 per Scout. The minimum requirement of Scouts per workshop is 8 and the maximum is 25 Scouts. Troops may combine to reach the minimum requirement. To set up a private art workshop, contact our Education Coordinator, Angie Hickok, at 319.273.8641.

Birthday Party Packages
Pick one of our birthday themes and celebrate your big day at the Hearst Center for the Arts!
Animal Safari Outer Space
Playing with Clay Ocean
Parties are scheduled on Saturday and Sunday afternoons from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Themes and art activities are designed for children ages 3 - 12. Cost is $140 for up to 15 participating guests; additional guests may be added at $8 each up to 25. At least one supervising adult for every 8 party guests is required. To set up a private birthday party package and/or for more information contact the Hearst Center at 319.273.8641.

James & Meryl Hearst Center for the Arts
304 W. Seerley Boulevard
Cedar Falls, Iowa, 50613
Gallery Hours
Mondays | Closed
Tuesday & Thursday | 10:00am-9:00pm
Wednesday & Friday | 10:00am-5:00pm
Saturday & Sunday | 1:00pm-4:00pm
Hearst Center for the Arts is part of the Department of
Municipal Operations & Programs, City of Cedar Falls.
City of Cedar Falls