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.

Homeschool Science: Robotics ages 6-11

Learn about the function and different types of robots and even construct your own robot!

Mar. 1
9:00 AM

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Homeschool Art: Abstract Art with the Masters ages 6-11

Create pieces in the style of these artists while adding your own personality and flair.

Mar. 7
12:30 PM

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Wine on the Wheel ages 21+

Wine on the Wheel ages 21+

Mar. 8 - Apr. 12

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Homeschool Art: Pottery Wheel ages 10-14

Learn to work with clay in a way like never before!

Apr. 4
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Art: Ceramics Studio ages 6-9

Learn to work with clay in a way like never before!

Apr. 4
12:30 PM

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Homeschool Science: Creature Feature ages 6-11

From camouflage to creating your own animal, this class is sure to keep you thinking!

Apr. 5
9:00 AM

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Spectacular Saturdays: Wheel Workshop ages 10-14

Whether this is your first or your fifteenth pottery class, you are bound to have a good time in this pottery wheel workshop.

Apr. 7
10:00 AM

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Spectacular Saturdays: Broadway for Beginners ages 6-9

Whether you are aiming for Broadway, the Silver Screen or just enjoy acting for fun, this class will get you ready to take direction!

Apr. 7
10:00 AM

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Cartooning 101 ages 8-9

Do you like to draw cartoons and create characters? Our expert animator will teach the basics of cartooning and build to more advanced techniques of sketching and comic book making.

Jun. 4 - Jul. 23

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Dream Big Engineers ages 6-7

Do you dream of creating something awesome one day? This camp is for problem solvers and dreamers who want to explore simple machines, create unique designs, and build exciting creations.

Jun. 4 - Aug. 13

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