Programs and Events

Registration Guidelines

Registration is required for all fee based classes and workshops, unless otherwise noted. Payment is required at time of registration. Participants are not considered enrolled until payment has been made. Enroll online, or by calling 252-972-1266, or by visiting the Imperial Centre at 270 Gay Street.

For more information, email us.

Parks & Recreation Refund Policy:
Participants receive an 85% refund when canceling prior to a class/workshop start date; a refund of 50% is issued for cancellations within the first week of class; no refund is issued for cancellations after two class meetings.

Ongoing Programs

Yoga in the Galleries

Every Tuesday, 5:30-6:30pm
Yoga in the Galleries has returned to the Arts Center! Join us every Tuesday from 5:30-6:30 for an after-hours yoga experience among the art exhibits. It costs only $5 to participate per person, per session. Bring your yoga mat and get ready to unwind. Our yoga instructor is Robin Sellers.

Make Art Saturdays#5120

Every other Saturday, 11am–1pm
January 26, February 9 & 23, March 9 & 23, April 6 & 20, and May 4 & 18
Join us to experiment with different types of art! Travel around the Imperial Centre, observe sculpture, paintings, drawings, photographs, architecture, and many more artist-made objects, and then make your own! Registration is not required, drop-ins of age 6+ welcome. Limited to 25 participants.
Instructor: April Dickens
Location: Art Gallery and Art Education Building at the Imperial Centre

Family Sundays #5121

Every other Sunday, 2–4pm
January 20, February 3 & 17, March 3 & 17 & 31, April 14 & 28, and May 12 & 26
Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the art gallery for an afternoon full of family-friendly activities. Drop into the gallery for art making, interactive play, gallery sketching, or go on your own exhibition tour! Registration is not required, drop-ins of age 3 and up with accompanying adults welcome.
Instructor: Preference Evans
Location: Art Gallery

Lunch and Learn

Selected Fridays, 12–1pm (stay tuned for our Spring schedule of Lunch & Learns)
Bring a lunch and interact with artists! From painters, to photographers and all artists in between, learn about process, discuss projects, and ask questions during an hour-long interactive gallery talk and demonstration. Open to all ages, all materials provided; no experience necessary. Registration is suggested by the Wednesday before each program.
Location: Art Gallery at the Imperial Centre
FREE (Lunch is provided for a fee)
Ages: All

  • Spring 2019, TBD, Sculpture Talk & Draw

Workshops for Kids, Adults, and Families

Spring Programs Coming Soon!

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