The Centre for All Canadians

Visual Arts

Saturday Art Classes

These fun-filled classes explore art and craft history to introduce drawing, painting, sculpture and more. With an emphasis on visual literacy, creative thinking and art processes, these courses will give a solid foundation into the world of visual arts.

KinderArt, for ages 4-5, 9:30-10:30 am, $90
Exploring Visual Arts 1, for ages 6-8, 11:00 a.m.-noon, $110
Exploring Visual Arts 2, for ages 9-12, 1:00-2:00 p.m., $110

Winter session begins January 20, 2018.
Spring session begins April 14, 2018.

Sessions run for eight weeks.
Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
To register, contact Tamara Steele at 902-628-6111 or artseducation@confederationcentre.com.

PD Day Art Camps

Keep kid’s boredom at bay by signing them up for Art PD Days in the Schurman Family Studio and Confederation Centre Art Gallery. Kids will get an in-depth look at an exhibition with a Gallery guide. Afterwards, they will work with a professional artist and create a masterpiece that can find a place in your home. For ages 6-12.

Dates: January 31, February 16, March 2, April 3, 13, and May 4
Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Cost: $30 per day. Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
Students must bring a lunch and two snacks to class each day. The Schurman Family Studio is a peanut-free environment.

mARTch Break Camp

Let your children explore the inspiring world of visual art at the Confederation Centre’s Schurman Family Studio. Our week-long camp will engage students’ imaginations with hands-on art activities in many mediums, while encouraging critical thinking and visual literacy through tours of current exhibits in the Art Gallery. For ages 6-12
Dates: March 26-30, 2018
Time: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Cost: $125

Please note: Students must bring a lunch and two snacks each day. The Schurman Family Studio is a peanut-free environment.

Pre-registration is required as space is limited.
To register, contact Tamara Steele at 628-6111 or artseducation@confederationcentre.com.

Community Service Bursary Program

Did you know that students in Grade 11 or 12 who plan to attend a post-secondary institution and who volunteer at the Confederation Centre Art Gallery are eligible for a bursary? They will receive $5 for every hour volunteered with a minimum of 30 hours required, up to a maximum of 100 hours. Volunteer opportunities include the Gallery’s Saturday art classes, PD Day art camps, mARTch Break and summer art camps. For more information, contact Tamara Steele at (902) 628-6111.

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Hours of Operation


Art Gallery

May 22- October 7
Daily, Monday – Sunday 9am – 5 pm
July – August, open Thursdays until 8 p.m.

October 10 – May 19
Wednesday to Saturday: 11 am – 5pm  | Sunday 1pm – 5pm |  Monday and Tuesday: Closed 

Box Office

Monday – Saturday: 9am-8pm | Sundays & Evening Performances: The Box Office opens 2.5 hours prior to each performance

Mavor’s Restaurant

Monday – Saturday 11am – midnight  |  Sunday: Closed
Please call (902) 628-6107 for information or to make a reservation.

Showcase Gift Shop

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 9pm | Sunday: Closed
Please call (902) 628-6149 for information.

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Hours of Operation


Art Gallery

MAY 22-OCTOBER 7
DAILY, MONDAY-SUNDAY, 9 AM-5 PM
JULY-AUGUST, open Thursdays until 8 p.m.

OCTOBER 10-MAY 19
WEDNESDAY TO SATURDAY, 11 AM-5 PM   SUNDAY 1-5 PM   MONDAY AND TUESDAY, CLOSED

Box Office

Monday – Saturday: 9am-8pm | Sundays & Evening Performances: The Box Office opens 2.5 hours prior to each performance

Mavor’s Restaurant

Monday – Saturday 11am – midnight  |  Sunday closed
Please call (902) 628-6107 for information or to make a reservation.

Showcase Gift Shop

Monday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm | Sunday: Closed.
Please call (902) 628-6149 for information.

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