Exploring children's creativity through interactive classes and kid-friendly events year-round, in a variety of art forms.

Highlighting the importance of working as a team. We want to inspire everyone and allow little artists to feel supported in their exploration of the arts. We value the contributions of all participants in these upcoming activities that kids will enjoy. 

UPCOMING EVENTS INCLUDE:

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Tuesdays, March 5-April 23
5-6:30 PM

After-School Art Making

Eight after school workshops for 7-13 year-olds

Tuesdays, March 5-April 23
5-6:30 PM

After-School Art Making

Eight after school workshops for 7-13 year-olds

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Thursdays, March 7-April 25
5-6:30 PM

After-School Music Making

Eight after school workshops for 7-13 year-olds

Thursdays, March 7-April 25
5-6:30 PM

After-School Music Making

Eight after school workshops for 7-13 year-olds

YEARLY PROGRAMS INCLUDE:

E3: Engage. Experience. Explore

Our artist-in-residence program brings high-caliber performance art education into local classrooms for students K-12. Residencies culminate with a free performance in the Event Gallery for the community.

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Explore the ‘60s

Bringing the lessons of the 1960s to life, each field trip includes a teacher planning consultation, customized pre and post virtual visit activities, and resources for continued exploration.

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P.L.A.Y: Peace. Love. Arts. You.

Offered for children ages 5-15 throughout the summer, P.L.A.Y. programs allow for unique opportunities for skill development in a variety of art forms.

Studio at the Woods

Throughout the year, studio classes and after-school workshops for kids ages 8-18 offer lessons in music, painting, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics, and design.

Funding for education and creative programs has been provided by Bethel Woods members and donors through generous gifts from foundations, individuals, and agencies including: Steve Alexander & Idylia Hachi, the Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation, the John N. Blackman Sr. Foundation, DIANNIC LLC, Annelise Gerry and Family, Robyn Gerry and Family, Jefferey Gerson, Grimm Construction Inc., Nellie and Robert Gipson of the Tinaderrah Foundation, the William and Elaine Kaplan Family Foundations, the Phillip and Edith Leonian Foundation, Heather and Matthew Potter & Family / Nexxt Enterprises LLC, the Rea Charitable Trust, the Rhulen Loughlin Family in memory of Trevor John Loughlin, the Rowley Family Fund for Women & Children, the Irwin Siegel Agency - Howard Siegel - President, Craig and Sue Van Cott - UNALAM, the TD Charitable Foundation. Funding is also provided by the NYS Office of Children and Family Services through the Sullivan County Youth Bureau and by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.