To schedule a meeting or facility tour for event rentals, please call 804-261-6211.

Please note: Mountain Road will be closed beginning on 2/26 and this closure is expected to last for approximately one month.  Detour signs will be posted. THE OFFICIAL DETOUR ROUTE DURING THE TIME OF CLOSURE WILL BE Woodman Road -> Terry Drive -> Purcell Road -> MOUNTAIN ROAD.

If you are coming the Center on I 295, take the Woodman Road South Exit (#45 B).  Cross over Mountain Road and proceed approximately one mile.  Turn Right onto Terry.  When Terry ends, turn right onto Purcell.  When Purcell ends turn right onto Mountain Road.  Proceed to the Center’s main entrance indicated by the electronic sign and turn left into the Center.

The other option is to come from Staples Mill traveling East.  (The road closure does not affect this route…but the train track might.) safe travels and we look forward to having you visit!


Bring out the artist in you by enrolling in the multitude of workshops and classes at the Center. From ceramics to photography, painting to fiber arts, you are sure to discover your talent here.
Classes for Adults at the Cultural Arts Center

Classes for Adults

Want to explore your creative side? The Center offers over 40 adult classes in fifteen disciplines. Want to learn how to throw clay to create beautiful pottery or learn how to paint with watercolors, pastels or acrylics? We can help! How about learning to make jewelry for fun or to begin a new vocation? We have you covered! Ever thought about learning to play the guitar? Our students range from ages 6 to 80 so sign up today! Our music instructors will teach you on a one-on-one basis so no need to be embarrassed if you hit a wrong note! Or consider some new skills in the kitchen. Our new culinary classes teach the art of preparing fun food! Take a class then have a party show off your newly discovered talents! We purposefully keep class sizes small for great individual instruction from our talented instructors.

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Classes for Teens at the Cultural Arts Center

Classes for Teens

The Center offers over a dozen classes in four disciplines - ceramics (pottery), music, literary arts and visual arts - for teens ages 13-17. Class sizes remain small for individualize instruction. While the school system offers art and music classes for teens, our programs either augment the school offerings or opens up a whole new area unable in the school system.

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Classes for Youth at the Cultural Arts Center

Classes for Youth

Start budding artists on their creative journey in one of The Center's youth classes offered in five disciplines - ceramics (clay basics), music, confectionery arts, painting and drawing classes. Our other classes in the confectionery arts and visual arts are designed to be fun, action packed and filled with a variety of topics to keep the young audience actively engaged in creating fun, original art! Class sizes remain small so that the students will receive a lot of individual attention.

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Classes for Families

The Cultural Arts Center offers family classes in various disciplines that are perfect for children, parents, and grandparents to learn about and make art together. These classes and workshops offer the chance to learn new skills and have fun creating art as a family. Sign up online today!

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