Adult Classes

Adult Classes are underway! Please check our events calendar and facebook page for new listings.

Saturdays, June 27, July 25, and August 15

Landscape Study Group

Drop in for a single session, or join us for all three classes this summer. Explore techniques in water-based painting on canvas or paper. May include time outdoors. All painting levels invited.
Instructor: Ben Nelson
Class hours 11:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Ages Adults
Class Limit 20
Fee $30 for individual session, $80 for all 3 classes

Sunday, June 28

The Woman Artists of Pennsylvania: Dare to Defy

Join us on a hot Sunday afternoon in the museum to welcome Selby Daughty, artist and educator and former Commonwealth Speaker for the Pennsylvania Humanities Council. This is an engaging and entertaining lecture about the women artists from Pennsylvania – their work, those who influenced them and their influences on future artists.
Class hours 3:00 p.m.
Free with admission, RSVP

Saturday, July 11

Civil War 150 Family workshop inspired by artist David Bustill Bowser

Create original artwork that is inspired by the life and works of David Bustill Bowser. Explore history through art in conjunction with the Dauphin County Civil War 150 anniversary celebrations.
Instructor: Nancy Mendes
Class Hours 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Ages All ages, Families welcome
Free with admission

(Date To be confirmed) Saturday, July 11

Evening with Lynn Blackston, Poet and Storyteller

Explore history through storytelling and theater through a unique one-woman performance.
Event Hour 5:00 p.m.
Ages All ages, Families welcome
Free with admission, RSVP

Thursday, August 13

In the Lab

Join us for the second installment of this collaborative studio and exhibition experience open to artists of all disciplines (writers, performance, music, and visual artists). Explore shared concepts and experimental collaborations. Some materials provided, feel free to bring works in progress or own materials. Follow up installation session to be determined.
Lab hours 6:30 p.m.
Ages Adult
Class Limit 20
Fee $5