Richmond Art Center

Summer Art Camp FAQ

Summer Art Camp at the Richmond Art Center is an inspiring, creative experience for the young artists in your life!

Here’s additional information to make your summer plans. Please call us for more information: 510.620.6772 or email our Education department at

Supervised Lunch

Students who sign up for both a morning and an afternoon camp session may register for Supervised Lunch. This included supervision and activities in our enclosed courtyard between 12:30 PM and 1:30 PM. Students must bring their own bagged lunch.

After Care

Students enrolled in an afternoon camp may also enroll in After-Care from 4:30 to 5:30. Students will enjoy games and activities in our courtyard. We recommend that students bring a snack. Students must be picked up by 5:30 PM.

Drop-Off and Pick-Up Policies

An adult must walk each student all the way into the RAC courtyard to sign them in before camp and to pick them up after camp. Students may not sign themselves out or leave unaccompanied except under the following condition:

Parents of children 12 years of age or older may elect to sign a waiver to allow their child to leave unaccompanied at the end of the day.

Drop-Off and Pick-Up Times

Morning camp drop-off: 9:00-9:30 AM (building will not be open before 9:00 AM).

Morning camp pick-up: 12:30 – 12:45 PM.

Afternoon camp drop-off: 1:15-1:30 PM

Afternoon camp regular pick-up: 4:30-4:45 PM

After-Care pick-up: no later than 5:30 PM

Late Pick-Up Fees

The RAC will charge a $10 late pick-up fee for any day that a child is not picked up within the specified time ranges for the camps or programs in which that child is enrolled. If a parent/guardian is late picking up their child three times, the child may be dropped from the program at RAC’s discretion.

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Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Avenue
Richmond, California 94804

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Closed Sundays and Mondays & Major Holidays.

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