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

Mad Scientist Lab ages 8-9

Throw on your lab coat and get ready to be a mad scientist.

Jun. 24 - Jul. 29

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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. 24
1:00 PM

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3D Art and Design ages 10-11

Gain a new perspective in this exciting art camp! Learn 3D drawing techniques to make your images pop off of the page.

Jun. 24
1:00 PM

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Squishy Science and Art ages 6-7

Get ready to get messy! In this funky camp, create works of art from sticky supplies and do science experiments using ooey gooey ingredients.

Jul. 8 - Jul. 29

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DAPA Musical Theatre Musical Theatre Camp: Sally Sells Seashells ages 9-11

Calling all singers, dancers and actors: Musical Theatre Camp is back for summer 2019!

Jul. 8
8:30 AM

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Robots in Action ages 8-9

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

Jul. 8 - Aug. 5

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Painting Exploration ages 10-11

Let’s paint! Explore awesome art principles and brushstroke techniques to develop a foundation in painting.

Jul. 8
8:30 AM

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Compassionate Kids Camp ages 6-7

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!

Jul. 8
8:30 AM

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I'm Seeing Stars ages 3-5

Enjoy this camp focused on stars - from songs and art projects to super special galaxy dough.

Jul. 8 - Jul. 8

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Make Your Mark- Printmaking! ages 8-9

Are you seriously interested in art? Develop your own creations using printmaking!

Jul. 8
1:00 PM

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