Programs for Adults

Workshops, performances, lectures, films, and conversation offered for our life-long learners.

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Adult programming provides a balance of creative learning, expertise, and social interaction

Adult Programs,Art Programs

Vision Boarding (Adults)

Facilitated by Licensed Creative Arts Therapist Candace Rivela, this is an opportunity to connect with fellow community members around themes of resilience, health, and wellness in a non-judgmental space to grow and heal.
  • October 28th 2020
  • 6:00pm
  • The Conservatory

Adult Programs,Art Programs

Expressive Painting

Facilitated by Licensed Creative Arts Therapist Candace Rivela, this is an opportunity to connect with fellow community members around themes of resilience, health, and wellness in a non-judgmental space to grow and heal.
  • November 4th 2020
  • 6:00pm
  • The Conservatory

Adult Programs,Wellness Programs

Exploring Gratitude

Facilitated by Licensed Creative Arts Therapist Candace Rivela, this is an opportunity to connect with fellow community members around themes of resilience, health, and wellness in a non-judgmental space to grow and heal.
  • November 11th 2020
  • 6:00pm
  • The Conservatory

Adult Programs,Wellness Programs

Dealing With Life’s Transitions

Facilitated by Licensed Creative Arts Therapist Candace Rivela, this is an opportunity to connect with fellow community members around themes of resilience, health, and wellness in a non-judgmental space to grow and heal.
  • November 18th 2020
  • 6:00pm
  • The Conservatory

Adult Programs,Wellness Programs

Spartan Race

  • June 12th 2021
  • 7:30am

Past Programs Have Included:

Photoshop Workshop

Professional photographer Chip Forelli taught a sold-out class the fundamentals of using Photoshop during this day-long workshop.

Deep Field

Fifty years after the moon landing, Grammy-winning composer and conductor Eric Whitacre presented a powerful new piece of music set to never-before-seen images from the Hubble Space Telescope’s greatest discovery, the iconic Deep Field image to a sold-out audience in the Event Gallery.  The presentation was followed by an interactive question and answer session with NASA representatives and astrophysicists.  

Slow Food Italian Style

Participants sampled Italian cheese, oil, and wine whiling looking how to cook a traditional starter and main course.

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speaker Amber Tamblyn at an adult program at Bethel Woods
adult music program at Bethel Woods
Bethel Woods adult speaker program attendee asking a question

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COVID-19 UPDATE

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts is continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We are in communication with our partners, state and local officials, and health authorities as we collectively assess all developments related to COVID-19. We will communicate any updates as they happen here.

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Your Guide to Creativity

Use this page as a guide on how to stay kind, creative, and connected.  Show us what you've made by sharing your projects on social using #BWatHome

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The Museum at Bethel Woods

From a permanent collection to rotating special exhibits, discover the decade that changed everything.

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