Pottery

Registration Begins Monday, January 3 at 8:00 a.m.

Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available. All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

PLATTERS AND PLATES
Spend the first week hand building platters and plates and the second week will focus on glazing. Make beautiful platters and plates suitable for any occasions. Ages 16 and up.
Activity #111502
Dates: Wednesdays, January 19 - February 9
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Instructor: Cassandra Mraz
Fee: $50.00 plus $30.00 clay fee
Preregister by: January 13
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/15

TEEN WHEEL THROWN POTTERY
Absolute beginners will gain knowledge and skills to throw pots on a potter’s wheel, while those with experience can learn ways to improve skills. Ages 13 and up.
Activity #111202
Dates: Tuesdays, March 22 - April 12
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $30.00 plus $15.00 clay fee
Preregister by: March 16
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8

WHEEL THROWN POTTERY
Learn basic tips, tricks and techniques to throw on a potter’s wheel, while those with experience can learn ways to improve skills. Ages 16 and up.
Activity #111105
Dates: Wednesdays, March 2 - 23
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $50.00 plus $30.00 clay fee
Preregister by: February 25
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8

OPEN POTTERY STUDIO
The pottery studio will be open for use during off-class times for practice with hand building, wheel throwing and other projects involving stoneware, chads bod, or earthenware clay. Clay fees include clay, glaze, and one each of bisque and glaze firings (excluding alternative firings). Open pottery projects are fired with scheduled classroom kiln firings. Specialized firing will incur an additional fee. General Studio hours are: Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.; Fridays from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. - Noon. The Pottery studio will be closed to open pottery participants when ARCC classes are scheduled. Please check Pottery Room schedule for changes to schedule.  Ages 16 and up. Open pottery studio participants must schedule an appointment for initial orientation prior to working in the studio.
Dates: January 3 - April 29
Fees: $50.00 for 25 lbs Stoneware;
$50.00 for 25 lbs Chads Bod;
$40.00 for 25 lbs Earthenware

  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center


    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989


How to Register:


  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081