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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

Art Days Away: Feb. 23 & Mar. 9 (ages K–6)
Get your hands dirty and make art in these single-day camps held on public schools’ professional
development days. Painting, drawing, printing, ceramics, 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.
Time: 9 am–4 pm
Location: Rownd Classrooms
Fee: $35 ($31.50)/day

Spring Break Camps, Mar. 12–16 (ages K–6)
Our day camps are the perfect place to try new mediums and make projects to take home! Snacks
provided in the morning and afternoon. Students must bring a sack lunch.
Time: 9 am–4 pm
Location: (ages 5–8) Rownd Classrooms
(ages 9–12) McElroy Classroom
Fee: $30 ($27)/day, $140 ($125)/week

Messy Mornings
Every Wednesday now through May 16
Please note, Messy Mornings will not be held on March 14 due to Spring Break Camp.

Explore a wide variety of materials through creative and delightfully messy projects! A parent or caregiver must accompany the participating child. Younger siblings are always welcome.
Age: 3 – 6
Location: Rownd Classrooms, Lower Level
Time: 10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Fee: $5
Ask for Many Messy Mornings, all 14 sessions for $65 ($60). Requests for special Messy Morning sessions for groups and friends are encouraged. Call Angie at 319.268.5504 for more information.

Saturdays, April 7- May 12

Muddy Makers: Ceramics
Students gain and grow in their understanding of ceramics tools and materials through guided play in clay. Each class works through projects resulting in unique three-dimensional creations.
Times: Ages 6–9 9:00 – 9:50 a.m.
Ages 10–12 10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Ages 4–5 11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Location: Adams Ceramics Lab
Limit: 8 students
Fee: $32 ($28) + $7 clay lab fee

Show Stoppin’: Drama, Dance & Performance
Discover the many aspects of drama, movement and performance through group activities and projects. Stories, characters, costumes, dance and more are explored according to age. The final class day is dedicated to group performances in Mae Latta Hall at 9:30, 10:30, and 11:30.
Time: Ages 4–5 9:00 – 9:50 a.m.
Ages 6–9 10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Ages 10–12 11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Location: McElroy Classroom/ Mae Latta Hall
Limit: 12 students
Fee: $32 ($28)

DoodleSplats: Print, Paint & Sketch
Explore drawing, painting and printing through a variety of wildly colorful age-appropriate projects. Students’ fun, creative, and collaborative works of art are available to take home at the end of six weeks. Times: Ages 10–12 9:00 – 9:50 a.m.
Ages 4–5 10:00 – 10:50 a.m.
Ages 6–9 11:00 – 11:50 a.m.
Location: Rownd Classroom
Limit: 12 students
Fee: $32 ($28)

Teen Ceramics: Hand-building & Wheel Throwing
Get your hands dirty in this small group class! Explore using the wheel to create vessels and hand-building forms of your own design. No experience necessary!
Location: Adams Ceramic Lab
Time: 1-3pm
Fee: $32 ($28)
Limit: 8 students

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