PA Day Camps
PA Day Camps
June 9, June 23
8:30am - 4:00pm
Our camp programs provide fun and educational activities for children ages 4 and up on school PA Days. Each program presents new and challenging art projects for children to explore. Camp session 9am-4pm. Morning drop-off begins at 8:30am. Supervised Lunch 12pm-1pm (Bring your own nut-free lunch, morning snack and afternoon snack, and drink)
AGH Members $35 | Non-Members $40
* Hamilton-Wentworth Catholic District School Board
Saturdays: May 6, 13, 27, June 3, 10, 17
Ages: 7 to 9 | 9:30pm - 12:00pm
Ages: 10+ | 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Students will have fun being creative and exploring a variety of materials and themes in our Saturday Studio Class. We will visit the galleries for inspiration and get our hands dirty with a variety of projects including: drawing, painting, collage, printmaking, plaster and more. Materials provided. Participants should bring a nut-free snack and drink.
Early Bird Deadline: April 10
Early Bird Price: Members $90 | Non-Members $110
Registration Deadline: Wednesday, April 26
Price: Members $100 | Non-Members $120
Summer Weekend Workshops
AGH Summer Weekend Workshops
Saturdays: July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 | August 5, 12, 26 | September 1, 4
1:30pm - 3:30pm
Planning a family outing to the AGH this summer? In town just for the weekend? As part of our Summer Arts Festival, there will be drop-in studio activities for the whole family every Saturday and statutory holiday between Canada Day and Labour Day. Exciting new projects each session will bring out the artists in everyone. Parents are asked to stay with their children.
AGH Members Free | Non-Members $5 per family (2 adults and up to 4 children)
5 Weeks | July 10 to August 25, 2017
In the summer, our programs offer guided art making, creative exploration and opportunities for self expression. A full week program allows for more involved projects and time to develop over five full days. Each week offers new activities so campers can return for new fun each week. Please note, students must have already completed a year of full-day kindergarten to register. Extended Care is available 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.: $8 per day.
July 10 to 14: Art Express (ages 13+ only - see below for description).
July 17 to 21, 2017: The Artist’s Studio
July 24 to 28, 2017: Creative Expressions
August 14 to 18, 2017: My Place in the World
August 21 to 25, 2017: Art Adventures
Early Registration (Before May 31): AGH Members: $175 | Non-Members $200
After May 1: AGH Members: $195 | Non-Members $220
NOTE: Pre-registration is required. Registration is for full week sessions only. Space is limited. All classes are subject to a minimum and maximum registration.
Cancellation Policy: The AGH reserves the right to cancel or combine classes to meet minimum enrollment numbers. If minimum enrollment is not met, a full refund will be provided. Full refunds will be provided if registrant cancels enrollment a minimum five business days in advance of program start. After such time an administrative fee of $25 plus a pro-rated deduction for classes up to the date of cancellation will be charged.
Art Express Summer Camp
In this week long camp, more experienced artists will learn more about leadership and the studio practice of artists. In the mornings students will spend some time in the Galleries, learning new techniques and finding our way around the studio. Afternoons will be supported open studio time, students can choose a project or projects to work on, with feedback and assistance from artist-instructors and peers. Students will also learn about different roles staff have at the Gallery and begin discussing ways they might want to volunteer in the future. Please note, lunches will be unsupervised and there is no extended care available for this program.
Download the Camp Welcome Package here.
AGH Annual Summer Picnic
Love Your Landscape: AGH Annual Family Picnic
Sunday, July 30
12:00 - 3:30pm
The Canadian landscape has played an integral role in our artistic, cultural and collective identity. Explore the many representations and traditions associated with the land through hands-on art-making, family-friendly performances, demonstrations and special guest presenters. A free BBQ lunch will be served until 3:00.