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 Patron Services Manager at the Washington Pavilion.

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

STEM Camp for Girls ages 10-11

This summer we are encouraging you to ignite a passion for science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

Jun. 17
8:30 AM

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DAPA Musical Theatre Camp: James and the Giant Peach ages 11-14

This musical is sure to be a peach! Challenge yourself, make lasting friendships, rehearse and learn the importance of teamwork in this 2-week theatre camp that culminates in a full-scale musical performance.

Jun. 17
8:30 AM

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Sing, Dance, Act ages 8-9

Calling all singers, dancers, and actors - we have an exciting camp for you!

Jun. 17 - Aug. 12

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Painting Party! ages 6-7

It’s a paint party! Explore the way watercolors and tempera paint appear on various surfaces.

Jun. 17 - Aug. 5

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Doodle, Sketch, Draw 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. 17 - Aug. 12

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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. 24 - Aug. 12

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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. 24
8:30 AM

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Compassionate Kids Camp ages 8-9

Use art, theater and music to bridge the differences between yourself and other campers, and then work together to plan and complete a community service project!

Jun. 24
8:30 AM

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South Dakota Adventure ages 3-5

Take a tour around South Dakota with awesome art projects and learning experiences in the classroom.

Jun. 24 - Jun. 24

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Broadway and Beyond ages 10-11

Take center stage in this exciting camp! You will get a crash course in all things theatre.

Jun. 24
8:30 AM

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