Kids Programs and Activities

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

kids playing bucket drums during a youth program at Bethel Woods

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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. 

Creative Arts,School/Group Programs,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Music Program (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in music classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • March 23rd 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Art Making (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in art classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • March 27th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,School/Group Programs,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Music Program (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in music classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • March 30th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Art Making (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in art classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 3rd 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,School/Group Programs,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Music Program (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in music classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 6th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Art Making (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in art classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 10th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,School/Group Programs,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Music Program (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in music classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 13th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Art Making (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in art classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 17th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,School/Group Programs,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Music Program (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in music classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 20th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Art Making (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in art classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 24th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Creative Arts,School/Group Programs,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

After School Music Program (Ages 7-14)

Eight after-school drop-in music classes on the grounds of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
  • April 27th 2023
  • 5:00pm

Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y. Fine Art

A two-week creative movement program for ages 10-15.
  • July 3rd 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • July 3rd 2023
  • 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 3rd 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • July 10th 2023
  • 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 10th 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • July 17th 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y. Rock Camp (Beginner-Intermediate)

Two-week arts intensive for youth ages 10-15
  • July 17th 2023
  • 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 17th 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • July 24th 2023
  • 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 24th 2023
  • 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 31st 2023
  • 9:00am

Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y. Stage and Screen

A two-week creative program for ages 10-15.
  • July 31st 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • July 31st 2023
  • 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 7th 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • August 7th 2023
  • 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 14th 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs,Teen Programs

P.L.A.Y. Rock Camp (Advanced)

Two-week arts intensive for youth ages 10-15
  • August 14th 2023
  • 9:00am

Creative Arts,Kids Programs

P.L.A.Y. All Day: Ages 5-6

Weekly summer arts programming for kids age 5-6.
  • August 14th 2023
  • 9:00am

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.

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.