Youth Programmes

October 24, 2017 - 9:00 am

Are you interested in art, community and volunteering? Spots are now available for new MacLaren Youth Council members! Dedicated youth from across Simcoe County with an interest in the visual arts are encouraged to apply.

This year-long volunteer programme for highschool students, 14 to 18 years of age allows youth to share their thoughts on how to engage their peers in understanding the visual arts and the role of art galleries in their community. Please view the attached poster for more details!

For more information contact:
Christina Mancuso
Education Officer,
(705) 720-1044 ext. 234

October 25, 2017 - 3:00 pm
Free admission

W-EDGE (ages 14 to 18)
Dates:               September 20 to December 13, 2017
Times:              Wednesdays: 3:00 – 5:00 pm, 13 workshops
Fees:                Admission free; just drop-in. Materials provided

Wednesdays are for art with an edge! Guided by regional Indigenous artist Clayton King, this drop-in art programme is designed to offer like-minded youth a place to meet and be creative. Spend art-filled afternoons exploring contemporary art and...

October 30, 2017 - 4:30 pm

Dates:               October 30 to December 18, 2017
Times:              Mondays: 4:30 – 6:00 pm, 8 workshops
Fees:                $175.00 + HST/$157.50 + HST MacLaren Members; Materials included

Planning to pursue the visual arts at the post-secondary level? Need help producing the appropriate artworks and assembling a memorable portfolio? Want to...