Arts Day Program 2018-2019

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Arts Day at the Arvada Center offers students and teachers the opportunity to work with professional teaching  artists to enhance classroom curriculums and address Colorado State and Common Core Standards through a variety of artistic disciplines and cultural arts activities. Arts Day provides fun and educational arts experiences that are designed for pre-school through high school classes and can accommodate students with disabilities. This program is available as a field trip to the Arvada Center or as an outreach with instructors traveling to schools and community centers. With over 30 years of experience, the Arts Day program will ignite creativity in students and teachers alike.

For more information and Children's Theatre reservations, please contact the School Programs Manager, Ashley Chory (720) 898-7240 or achory@arvadacenter.org

Choose the Arts Day option that best fits your scheduling and curriculum needs:


Children's Theatre


 

Register for Fall 2018 Seussical!

 

Register for Spring 2019 Ella Enchanted!

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Children’s Theatre

  •   $9 per student and chaperone
  •  Classroom teachers/aides are free
  •  Discounts available for Title I schools
  • 1 hour field trip

 


Children's Theatre + Tech Talk

  •  $10 per student and chaperone
  • Classroom teachers/aides are free
  • Discounts available for Title I Schools
  • 1.5 hour field trip
  • Does not include a lunch space
     

Children's Theatre + Tech Talk + Lunch Space

  • $11 per student and chaperone
  • Classroom teachers/aides are free
  • Discounts available for Title I Schools
  • 2 horu field trip
     

Theatre Arts Day

  • $12 per student/adult chaperone
  • Classroom teachers/aides are free
  • Discounts available for Title I Schools
  • Includes:
    •  Children’s Theatre Performance
    • Tech Talk
    • Choice of one hands-on workshop in dance, drama, music, or visual arts (CLay workshops are $1 extra
    •  Reserved indoor lunch space 

 


 

Collage Arts Day/History Arts Day

Collage Days can be fine arts-focused, theatre-focused, or history/humanities-focused depending on the programs you choose. Create your own arts day experience by selecting two interactive workshops . Studying Africa?    How about storytelling and drumming! Preparing for a class play? How about movement stories or Character Creation! Or, introduce an entirely new topic.

•    $10 per student
•    Classroom teachers/aides and chaperones are free
•    Discounts available for Title I schools
•    Includes:
   o    Choice of two hands-on workshops in dance, drama, music, or visual arts 
   o    Choice of 30 minute tour 
   o    Reserved lunch space

 



Arts Day Outreach

Book a single or series of 1-hour workshops, customized for any age group 
•    $125 per workshop plus instructor mileage fee (varies)
•    Up to 30 participants per workshop
•    Includes:
   o    One or more artists who travel to your location to teach or perform
   o    All materials and supplies
   o    Discounts available when you schedule more than one consecutive workshop
   o    Discounts for Title I schools

Please call 720-898-7240 to make your Arts Day outreach reservation.

Advanced reservations are required. Payment is required two weeks in advance. Until that time, attendance numbers may be adjusted. No refunds once payment is made. Discounts are available for Title I schools. Complimentary tickets are available for teachers/aides. Lunch space is available by reservation only.
 


Special Event Arts Day

•    Classroom teachers/aides and chaperones are free
•    Discounts available for Title I schools
•    Includes:
   o    One Special Event 
   o    Choice of one hands-on workshop
   o    Choice of 30 minute tour 
   o    Reserved lunch space

Please call 720-898-7240 to make your Special Events Arts Day reservation.

 

Can't make it to the Arvada Center?
Make your reservation for an Arts Day Outreach and we come to you!

 


Arts Day Tours


Arvada History Museum Tour

This docent guided tour focuses on Colorado history through inquiry-based student participation while in the Arvada History Museum. Docents focus on exhibits and the Haines Log Cabin.
 

History-Based Activity: Pioneer Treasure Hunt Game

The Pioneer Treasure Hunt Game focuses on what life was like on the wagon trains. Students will learn about the roles and tools of the pioneers.
 

History-Based Activity: Ranch Game

As children play the Ranch Game, they will plan and develop a ranch and learn about agricultural history from 1860-1890.
 

Arvada Center Gallery Tour

This docent guided discovery tour includes the chance to choose from three different gallery spaces.

Please contact us for more information about:
UNBOUND: Sculpture in the Field
June 2014 - ongoing
 

Theatre Tech Talk

~ scheduled with a Theatre Arts Day only
Actors from our Children’s Theatre Production will explain lighting, costume and set construction, special effects, as well as the various other jobs in the theatre. They also answer student questions like “What is your character like?” and “What do you like most about being an actor?”
 

 

Can't make it to the Arvada Center?
Make your reservation for an Arts Day Outreach and we come to you!