SCHOLARSHIPS are available for Kids!

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*Scholarships are available.* – Please inquire.

  • TO REGISTER: 1) DROP IN OR CALL – Call the Library Arts Center office at 603-863-3040 or stop by during gallery hours (Tues-Fri. 11am-4pm, Sat. 10am-2pm) Your registration is complete when we have received your competed registration form, as well as payment for the class.2) PRINT & MAIL a registration form with your check.  Download the CHILD REGISTRATION FORM.  3)  REGISTER ONLINE NOW by clicking the link below.

SCHOLARSHIPS: The Library Arts Center has a Studio Scholarship Fund for children.  If you would like information on how to receive a full or partial scholarship for your child or if you are interested in donating to this fund please click here.  The 2017 Scholarship Fund is generously supported by the Library Arts Center’s Endowment for Arts Education, and generous individuals in the community.

**PLEASE NOTE: If the class of your choice is full or canceled due to lack of enrollment, you will be notified and entitled to a full refund. Class tuition is due in full on or before the first day of the class session. Make-up classes will only be offered when the instructor is unable to teach his/her class. 

MEMBER DISCOUNT:  Members of the Library Arts Center may subtract 10% from tuition prices of all classes.  When registering online, use the code “MEMBER”

All new classes will be posted to this page.  If you would like to be added to our “Classes Email List” to be the first to know about upcoming classes, please email and specify that you would like to be added to the children’s classes list.

Train Worlds

Instructor:  Christie Scott
Dates:   February Vacation Week!  February 26, 27, 28 & March 1.  9am-12 noon
Location: 15 Main Street, Newport, NH
Tuition:  $40, includes all materials and all four days
Ages: ages 5 and up!  Maximum enrollment of 10 campers
Create a whole winter world built around scale trains!  Build mountains, tunnels, bridges, buildings and anything else you can image for the trainscape.  Lay out the track throughout the world you help create and run trains!  There will be wooden track for younger participants, as well as an HO scale train for older kids to use.  This camp will be super fun as everyone works creating whole worlds out of basic supplies, glue and scissors and tons of imagination.  Bring a snack and water bottle and be ready to jump into the creation of large train worlds.


MUSIC WITH FRIENDS                                                                               

Instructor:  Julie Love
Friday Mornings, 10:00-10:45am
ONGOING  (four-week session): $32.00 for caregiver & one child (per four-week session), $10 for each additional child
Location: 15 Main Street, Newport, NH
Ages: 0 – 5 children with a caregiver (between 6 and 12 children in the class)
We recommend signing up for the full session if possible * pre-registration is highly encouraged. For those unable to attend the full session, note that drop-ins are welcome $10 a class for one child and caregiver + $5 for each additional child in that family.
Description:  Experience making music with your children & friends in this class designed for young children and their caregivers. Music will come to life as everyone Sings, Dances, Drums & Claps for Fun, experimenting with voices, instruments & movement.