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Free Family Events Keep All Ages Making Art

Family Art Fridays at E. M. Downer YMCA

We’ve added Family Art Fridays to keep all ages making art together. These free classes take place at the E. M. Downer YMCA, located at 263 South 20th Street in Richmond, from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Bring the whole family! Snacks provided! No registration required.

March 31,6:00 – 8:00 pm: Jump Into Printmaking with Dawline Oni-Eseleh

April 28, 6:00 – 8:00 pm: Painting and More with Lauren Ari

May 26, 6:00 – 8:00 pm: Stencil Screen Printing with Rachel Schaffran

See you at the YMCA!





See & Make Art

Our popular Saturday afternoon series continues full steam ahead! Join us on the last Saturday afternoon of each month! Meet us at the Library for a story, make some art, then head over to the galleries to enjoy our latest exhibition. Open to all ages. Families welcome. Please meet the group in the Madeline F. Whittlesey Community Room at the Richmond Public Library, Main Branch (325 Civic Center Plaza) and we’ll walk as a group over to the Art Center.

March 25, 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Mask Making with Grace Rosario Perkins

April 29, 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Exploring Your Dreams with Vreni Michelini Castillo

May 27, 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Making Paper Dragons

June 24, 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Journal Making with Rebekah Erev

July 29, 1:00 – 3:00 pm: Stamping Patterns with Dawline Oni-Eseleh

To see all of our free events, visit our Events Calendar.


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Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Avenue
Richmond, CA 94804-1600


Contact and Visitor Info
Gallery Hours: Wed-Sat 10am-4pm