Arts for Wellness

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.

The programs provided by the ARCC encourage the community to experience and experiment with different artistic media, mediums, and methods. Involvement in the arts can open up a multitude of options for creative growth. 

Take an Art Break! Come to the ARCC for weekly gatherings to wind down through art. Try out art journaling, coloring, creative drawing from pattern recognition, zentangle art, and creative writing. Bring your own projects from home to work in a relaxing, stress free atmosphere. Some supplies will be provided, or you can bring your own! Ages 18+
Dates: Thursdays, January 13 - April 28
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

The ARCC offers room to spread out to work on your own projects in an open studio setting with other artists. On each Thursday of the month, space will be set aside for those who would like to come in on work on projects. All supplies are to be provided by participants; however, some equipment such as paper cutters, glue guns and other items may be used upon permission. Open studio meets from 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. each Thursday. Participants must check in with the front desk on studio location each week. Open studio participants must schedule an appointment for orientation prior to working in the studio.
Dates: Thursdays, January 13 - April 28
Time: 12:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Fee: No Charge

  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
  • Online: WebTrac