Classes, Camps & Workshops

Are you looking for fun, educational activities for your children, yourself or as a gift for friends? From Toddler Art to Wine on the Wheel, there is something for everyone. 

Our classes are hands-on learning experiences that incorporate all the opportunities that the Washington Pavilion has to offer. We utilize the unique talents of our teaching staff to create memorable moments in a safe, fun environment, resulting in wonderful opportunities for learning and exploring for students of all ages.

Check out all of our offerings below or use the toolbar to the left to find a course specific to an age range.

Financial Assistance

Do you need financial assistance for our classes? Download the Scholarship Application (PDF) and submit the completed form to the Community Learning Center.

Funding for Scholarships and the Open Door Initiative is provided by: Sheldon Reese Foundation; Sioux Empire United Way Connecting Kids Program; The Mary Chilton Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution through the Mary Chilton DAR Foundation Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Woman’s Alliance through the Sioux Falls Area Community Foundation; Sam’s Club, Shopko and Walmart.

Class Cancellation Policy

The Washington Pavilion reserves the right to cancel any program if minimum enrollment is not reached, in which case full refunds will be made to the participants. A processing fee of $10 will be kept on all cancellations initiated by the participants. Partial refunds will be issued to participants who cancel a minimum of 14 days prior to the first day of class. No refunds will be issued for any cancellations made within 14 days of the first day of class. A transfer to another class of the same price – held during the same season – is acceptable in lieu of a refund.

Support Young Learners at the Washington Pavilion

Wine on the Wheel

Ages 21+. Join us for grown-up play time! All skill levels (21+) are welcome in this clay workshop designed for those who need to unwind and play in the mud.

Jan. 10 - May. 9

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Homeschool Art: 3D Art Adventure

Ages 6-8. Students will get a chance to take their art off the page in this eye-popping class.

Feb. 6
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Art: Investigating Origami

Ages 9-12. Take your origami skills to the next level in this fun yet focused study on the art of origami.

Feb. 6
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Science: Biology Lab

Ages 6-12. Grab some lab gloves and prepare to learn about biology!

Feb. 21
9:00 AM

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Homeschool Art: Creating with Clay

Ages 9-12. Learn how to throw pots and create beautiful, functional works of clay art.

Mar. 6
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Art: Clay Exploration

Ages 6-8. Explore hand-building techniques to create surprising sculptures from different types of clay.

Mar. 6
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Science: Engineering Design Challenge

Ages 6-12. Creativity and physics combine to make this one awesome science class!

Mar. 21
9:00 AM

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Homeschool Art: Mixed Media Mania

Ages 6-8. Explore elements of color, line, texture and more as you build your mixed media artistic skill set!

Apr. 3
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Art: Mastering Mixed Media

Ages 9-12. Take the skills you have built in drawing, painting, collage and more to this awesome mixed media class.

Apr. 3
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Science: To the Moon and Back

Ages 6-12. Learn about the fascinations of the other planets and celestial objects in our solar system through art and science explorations.

Apr. 25
9:00 AM

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