Youth Art/Cooking

Registration for second session of classes begins February 10, 2017. Register online or in person.

Location Abbreviations

  • BRRC - Burns Road Recreation Center
    4404 Burns Road
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
  • Lakeside - Lakeside Center
    10410 North Military Trail
    Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Instructor helping a boy work with clay on the potter


There are no cooking classes scheduled at this time.
Please check out our summer cooking camps.



Working with wire, beads and other elements to make crafty creations. Many projects will be inspired by ‘Streetwires’: an organization of artisans in Cape Town, South Africa that create and design unique beaded sculpture.
  • Age: 8-13
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Martine Lipnitzky
Code  Day   Date  Time R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Sat  Apr 1-22  10:30am-Noon  $60/$75 
121204-3C  Sat  Apr 29-May 20  10:30am-Noon  $60/$75 

Artist Studio

Artist will create one-of-a-kind pieces based on great works of art, all while having an awesome time! Mediums explored will include clay, watercolor, paint, pencils, pastels, as well as a wide variety of multimedia elements. All supplies are included.  
  • Age: 5-11
  • Location: BRRC 
  • Instructor: Mishawn Reynolds
Code Day Date Time R/NR Fee
CANCELED  Tue  Mar 28-May 16  4-5pm  $96/$120 
CANCELED Tue  Mar 28-May 16  5:15-6:15pm  $96/$120 

Art Enrichment

Students will learn and develop their skills in drawing, painting, and mixed media & acquire some sculptural skills. Using a variety of media this course is designed to bring out the creative talent in your artist.  The class will also help to enhance the necessary skills and understanding needed for students who are interested in auditioning for the Visual Department for BAK Middle School of the Arts. Required materials: 11”x 14” mixed media pad, a folder, ebony pencils and eraser. 
  • Age: 3rd - 5th grades
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Trina Burks
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Mon  Apr 3-May 22  6-7:30pm  $120/$150 

Cut-Paper Play

Join us to explore the awesome medium of paper to make fabulous projects both in 2D and 3D dimensions. As we cut, paste, tear, fold, weave, curl, fringe, loop, staple and paint paper, we can express ourselves and expand our imagination! Our weekly creative 'paper play' will develop into giant lizards, animal puppets, kaleidoscopes, Chinese lanterns, robots and more. Let's find out the endless possibilities together!
  • Age: 8-10
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Mishawn Reynolds
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Mon  Mar 27-May 15 3:45-5:15pm  $105/$131 

Clay Time!

Kids are full of creative energy. Try our class and find the perfect way to release that talent. 
Learn hand building and sculpting techniques. Spend some time on the pottery wheel with demonstrations and hands-on learning from the instructor. Create works of art for family and friends. 
Clay and glaze fees are included.
  • Age: 9-12
  • Location: BRRC
  • Instructor: Walford Campbell
Code  Day  Date  Time  R/NR Fee 
CANCELED Thu  Mar 30-May 18  4:30-6pm  $120/$150 
Canceled Classes
Many classes are canceled due to low enrollment. If you are interested in taking a class that has been canceled, please email the Recreation Division or call 561-630-1100 and put your name on a list to let us know that you are interested in that class. Once we have enough people to hold the class, we will try to restart that class.