Education / Classes


Making Music Together Summer Camp

JUNE 25-29, 2018

Classes will meet June 25 - June 29 each day for a 40 minute session.

MONDAY-FRIDAY: mornings

8:30-9:10- 1 and 2 year olds

9:30-10:10 – 3 and 4 year olds

MONDAY-FRIDAY: afternoons

3:00-3:40 - 1 and 2 year olds

4:00-4:40 – 3 and 4 year olds

$50 per child.

$30 for participating siblings

You can register at www.makingmusic2gether.net or by using this link www.eventbrite.com/e/making-music-together-summer-camp-tickets-45833893409


CCA Celtic Music Camp

July 9-13, 2018 from 1-4:30 pm. Open to individuals ages 10 and up

"Come and join us for Celtic Week at the Chestnut Center for the Arts, July 9-13,2018 held from 1pm to 4:30pm daily. This camp will feature piano, whistle, guitar and violin instruction on Celtic tunes including Airs, Marches, Strathspeys, Jigs and Reels. Bring your own instrument and music stand. For pianos, bring your own keyboard (tabletop), Whistles please bring a "D" tin whistle. Sheet music will be provided. This camp is for advanced beginners to advanced. All ages welcome! We will perform a small concert on Friday and an Instructors' concert.

Meet your instructors: Violin: Joanna Johnson, Scottish Fiddler, 2017 US National Scottish Fiddling Champion and winner of Best Air, Best Strathspey and Best Overall Set, September 9, 2017 Edinoboro PA Scottish Fire Sanctioned National Scottish Fiddle Competition. Also member of Central Wisconsin Symphony Orchestra, Stevens Point, WI and concertmistress of the Wausau Symphony. Violin instructor Chili and Marshfield WI and Vocalist/fiddler MPK Christian Celtic Band; Piano: Noah Wolf: Award winning songwriter and composer and pianist. Co-owner of ShineChord Records Recording Studio, Marshfield WI. Lead singer/keyboardist of King's Conquest Band and drummer/keyboardist MPK Christian Celtic Band; Guitar: Deb Johnson award winning guitarist, The American Guild of Music and the Illinois Music Association. Singer/songwriter/guitarist MPK Christian Celtic Band. Guitar instructor Chili WI; Whistles: Dawn Wolf vocals/whistles/flute MPK Christian Celtic Band. Symphonic bands.

To register call 715-389-8999 or email office@chestnutarts.org

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CCA Summer Arts Camp

Session 1: July 16-20 from 1-4:30 pm
Session 2: July 23-27 from 1-4:30 pm

Kids ages 5-11 will explore a wide variety of arts from 2D (drawing & painting), 3D (clay), and music & rhythm (singing, dancing and drumming). Each session is limited to 50 kids. Cost is $160 per person or $135 per child for families of 2 or more.

Contact 715-389-8999 or office@chestnutarts.org to recieve more info.

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Cork and Clay

A fun-filled evening for a group of individuals to create a masterpiece paired with delightful delicacies. 

*By appointment only.
Cost: $45 per person (includes supplies, light hors d'oeuvre and refreshments)


Birthday Parties: Un-wrap your CREATIVITY!

Plan an artistic and fun birthday party at Chestnut Center for the Arts! We will work with you to create a fun and artistic party for your little Picasso!

*By appointment only.
Cost: Will be determined based on the choice of activity (clay or painting) and number of participants.