To enter settings that need proof of vaccination, individuals must show proof that they're fully vaccinated using their vaccination receipt. Individuals who received their vaccinations in Ontario can External link opens in new tab or windowdownload their vaccination receipt. You must also show a piece of government-issued ID that matches the name and date of birth on the vaccination receipt.

Please be advised that proof of vaccination, for anyone over the age of 12, will be required for all events, workshops, seminars and classes.  Individuals visiting gallery exhibitions are not required to provide proof of vaccination.

Classes for Children

Our Fall Art programs for children has been cancelled for 2021.  Once it is safe to do on site activities, we will post the programs on our website and our social media platforms.   

The Art Centre offers an environment that is creative, non-competitive and open-ended, allowing young artists  the freedom to explore their potential and nurture their self-esteem. New skills and concepts are presented with an engaging and contemporary approach. These classes will provide and amazing opportunity for learning and creativity enhanced by our permanent collection and current exhibitions.
Advance payment and registration are required for all classes and workshops.  No refunds will be issued after the start of the class or workshop.

Register give us a call at 519 631-4040. 


Saturdays: TBA

Instructor: TBA

Grades 4-8

Children are introduced to the fundamental skills and techniques of drawing. Students will  explore different drawing techniques and materials.

Elementary Expression

Saturdays: TBA

Instructor: TBA

Grades JK to 4

This is a great foundation class for new students – learn new drawing and painting skills while getting to know the Public Art Centre!

Summer Art Programs TBA 2022

Please note that our on-site Summer Art Programs for children have been postponed for 2021.  Please check back often for updates to our on-site art programs for children.  In the meantime, please check out our online activities and resources under the Access to Art table or here...

What to bring

Campers are required to bring a lunch, snacks, and drinks for the day. Lunches and snacks must be nut-free. Refillable water bottles are highly recommended. Indoor  clothing and footwear that can endure both messy fun and play are encouraged. Please bring a change of clean shoes to wear indoors in bad weather. Smocks are not provided. All art materials are supplied by the Public Art Centre

Cancellation policy

Cancellation with a refund must be requested at least 7 days before your child's program begins. There are no refunds for cancellations requested less than 7 days or after the program  begins.