kids programs

What better environment for creative learning than your local contemporary art museum? Taught by professional artists and arts educators at our lakeside studios in Gairloch Gardens, Oakville Galleries' art classes and camps encourage children to explore the furthest reaches of their imaginations and maximize their creativity. Programs offer one-of-a-kind art making experiences, interactive tours of the Galleries' exhibitions, and outdoor recreation activities. Small classes guided by qualified art instructors ensure an inspiring setting for your children to express themselves through art.

Junior Summer Camps

July to September 2017

Junior camps offer hands-on instruction in key art-making techniques such as drawing, painting and sculpture, then build on these fundamentals with fun-filled projects, such as animations, performances and large-scale installations.

  • Ages 6 to 10
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Intermediate Summer Camps

July to August 2017

Designed for youth, these camps offer art activities full of advanced techniques, tools and materials to develop participants' creativity and take their artistic skills to the next level.

  • Ages 10 to 14
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Camps en français

De juillet à août 2017

Les camps de jour d'Oakville Galleries sont un excellent moyen de maximiser la créativité de vos enfants tout en garantissant beaucoup d'enthousiasme !

  • De 6 à 12 ans
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Camps for French Learners

August to September 2017

Designed for children with a basic to intermediate understanding of French, Camps for French Learners are a great way to strengthen your child's French speaking skills before returning to school.

  • Ages 6 to 12
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After-School Art Break

Change up the pace of your kids' busy school week with an art break at Oakville Galleries! Exploring a different theme every week, children will discover a range of art-making activities inspired by contemporary art.

  • Ages 6 to 12
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Saturday Art Smarts

Get smart about art with hands-on workshops at your local art museum! Lessons put a kid-friendly twist on pieces from our permanent collection, offering an inspiring starting point to build an impressive portfolio of artworks.

  • Ages 6 to 14
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Power Art PA Day

Power your children's PA Day with energizing art activities and outdoor recreation! These full-day workshops are great for active kids curious about art, creativity and culture.

  • Ages 6 to 12
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Birthday Art Party

Retreat to our lakeside studio and one of our educators will lead your group in a festive art activity.

  • Ages 6+
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Interlude artistique après-cours

Changez le rythme de l'horaire scolaire chargé de vos enfants grâce à une pause artistique aux Galeries Oakville.

  • De 6 à 12 ans
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Les artistes futés du samedi

Ces cours d'introduction rendent des œuvres de la collection permanente des Galeries Oakville plus attrayantes aux enfants et les inspire à créer leurs propres œuvres ainsi qu'à développer leur créativité et leurs habilités techniques.

  • De 6 à 14 ans
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Journées pédagogiques artistiques

Ces ateliers d'une journée sont parfaits pour les enfants actifs qui aiment l'art, la création et la culture.

  • De 6 à 12 ans
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Fête d'anniversaire artistique

Retraitez à notre studio lacustre et un de nos instructeurs d'art enseigne le groupe dans une activité créative et festive.

  • Âges 6+
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Summer Art Camps

July to September 2017

The perfect way for kids with active imaginations to spend their summer break, Oakville Galleries' day camps run throughout July and August at our lakeside studios.

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