NOTE:  We do NOT close every time school is out for teacher in-service, minor holidays or Fall/Spring Breaks. The only holidays we close for are:

Memorial Day - last Monday in May

Week of July 4th - Summer Break for our teachers and staff

Labor Day - first Monday in September

Thanksgiving Break - Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of Thanksgiving Week

Christmas/New Years - We typically follow the Pickens County School schedule for this one, but check the sign in the office for this year's posted dates.



March 2018

6th - Fiction Writing Classes Begin; Grades 4-10 at 4:00-5:30, Grade 11 thru Adults 6:00-8:00. 

10th - Painting Party with Denise Day*, 6:30-9:00 p.m. "Pop Singer"

13th - Open Music Jam at Midtown Music, 7-9 p.m.

15th - Painting Party with Denise Day*, 6:30-9:00 p.m.  "Cherry Blossoms"

17th - Wizard of Oz Rehearsal and Parent work Day 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (bring a snack or lunch)

23rd - Painting Party with Denise Day*, 6:30-8:30 p.m. "The Red Umbrella"

24th - Painting Party with Denise Day*, 6:30-8:30 p.m. "Rustic Cross"

29th - Painting Party with Denise Day*, 6:30-8:30 p.m.  "Whimsical Tree"

*Contact Denise at 864-419-4296  to register for all Painting Parties.


April 2018

NOTE:  We will be OPEN during Spring Break

7th - Spring Fling and Jazz Festival in Old Market Square 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Come hear some great live music and visit over 80 vendor booths for arts and crafts, hand-made items, local farm goods and produce, and more!

10th - Open Music Jam at Midtown Music, 7-9 pm

14th -  Wizard of Oz work day for set/costume building 10 a.m. - 2p.m. (please bring a lunch)
28th -  Wizard of Oz FINAL work day for the set/costume building 10 a.m. -3 p.m. (please bring a lunch)



May 2018

4th, 5th, 11th & 12th - Encore Theatre Company presents "The Wizard of Oz", 7:00 p.m. nightly.  Tickets:  Adults (18+) $10, Children/Students (3-17) $5; Encore Theatre at Midtown Music

14th - Encore Theatre Company Beginner and Intermediate Class Showcase, 6:30 p.m., FREE Admission


Spring Recitals - TBA


28th - CLOSED for Memorial Day


June 2018

Summer Camps Begin June 11th!  Visit our Summer Camps page for a complete list.