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

Doodle, Sketch, Design ages 10-11

Are your notebooks covered in doodles, sketches and designs? Find your place in this camp with other drawing fanatics like yourself.

Jun. 25 - Jul. 23

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Awesome 3D Art ages 6-7

From ceramics to wire sculpture and paper folding, your creativity will leap from the page in this camp!

Jun. 25
8:30 AM

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Robotech ages 12-14

Get technical in this exciting camp! The week will be jam-packed with robots, electronics and so much more.

Jun. 25
8:30 AM

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Van Gogh Kids ages 3-5

Try out all kinds of techniques with different combinations of paint, paper and brushes. Learn your favorite and work to become a master artist, just like van Gogh!

Jun. 25
8:30 AM

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Van Gogh Kids ages 3-5 PM Session

Try out all kinds of techniques with different combinations of paint, paper and brushes. Learn your favorite and work to become a master artist, just like van Gogh!

Jun. 25
1:00 PM

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Jedi Training Camp ages 6-7

The Star Wars galaxy may be “far, far away” but we have our own Jedi training facility right here.

Jun. 25
1:00 PM

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Bones and Stones Archaeology Camp ages 8-9

Do you like to play in the dirt? Get ready to dig up the secrets of the past in this awesome camp!

Jun. 25
1:00 PM

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Photography Camp ages 10-11

See Sioux Falls in a new light through your camera lens.

Jun. 25
1:00 PM

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DAPA Musical Theatre Camp: The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever Ages 9-11

This summer’s musical is a zany and hilarious new musical that young actors will have a blast performing!

Jul. 9
8:30 AM

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Robots in Action ages 8-9

Robots come in all shapes and sizes; learn and explore the idea of non-humanoid robots!

Jul. 9 - Aug. 6

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