Kids Programs and Activities

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

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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. 

Kids Programs

Story Pirates: Outdoor Family Concert

An accessible, outdoor family-friendly concert.
  • June 18th 2022
  • 11:00am
  • Terrace Stage

Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y: Movement

A two-week creative movement program for ages 10-15
  • June 27th 2022
  • 9:00am

Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y: Theater

A two-week theater program for ages 10-15
  • June 27th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • July 5th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • July 5th 2022
  • 9:00am

Kids Programs

The Rock and Roll Playhouse: Music of the Beatles | Outdoor Family Concert

An accessible, outdoor family-friendly concert.
  • July 9th 2022
  • 11:00am
  • Terrace Stage

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y. Rock Camp

Two-week arts intensive for youth ages 10-15
  • July 11th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • July 11th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • July 11th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • July 18th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • July 18th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • July 25th 2022
  • 9:00am

Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y: Fine Art

A two-week creative movement program for ages 10-15
  • July 25th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • July 25th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • August 1st 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • August 1st 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y. Rock Camp

Two-week arts intensive for youth ages 10-15
  • August 8th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • August 8th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • August 8th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 4-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 4-6.
  • August 15th 2022
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 7-9

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 7-9.
  • August 15th 2022
  • 9:00am

Kids Programs

1, 2, 3 Andrés: Outdoor Family Concert

An accessible, outdoor family-friendly concert.
  • October 22nd 2022
  • 11:00am
  • Terrace Stage

Other Programs Include:

  • E3: Engage. Experience. ExploreOur artist in residence program at Bethel Woods brings high caliber performance art education into local classrooms for students K-12. The residencies culminate with a free community performance in the Event Gallery.
  • Explore the ‘60s Museum field trips bring 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 and learning.
  • P.L.A.Y: Peace. Love. Arts. You. Offered for children ages 5-15, P.L.A.Y. programs offered throughout the summer offer bring the joy of explore 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.
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Funding for education and creative programs has been provided by Bethel Woods members and donors and through generous gifts from foundations, individuals and agencies. View a copy of our annual report or visit our website at bethelwoodscenter.org for a more comprehensive list of supporters. View a copy of our annual report or click here  for a more comprehensive list of supporters.