The Arts Academy

Helping kids grow through the ARTS word

The Arts Academy at First Christian Church serves to develop the next generation of artists – trained with excellence for the task of ministry. It also serves as an avenue for growing disciples of Jesus Christ and expressing his love for children in our community.

2016/2017 End of Year Events


ArtShare

THURSDAY, MAY 4, 2017 FROM 5-7PM
Come see what Arts Academy kids have learned and created over the past program year from cooking to fiber arts, dancing, and more!

Piano Recitals

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17 & THURSDAY, MAY 18, 2017 AT 6:30PM
Piano students from the Arts Academy will perform musical pieces they’ve learned this past year. Everyone is invited to attend. A cake reception will follow these events.

2017/2018 Arts Academy


Exploring the Arts Event

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19, 2017 FROM 3-5PM
Exploring the Arts offers students K-12th grade the opportunity to see what our Arts Academy has to offer for the fall. Meet the teachers, check out the classes, and even create some art while you are here. Staff will be on hand to answer questions and help with registration.

FREE fall classes include:

  • Drawing & Painting
  • Culinary Arts
  • Ballet
  • And much more!

Questions? Contact Anita Gifford at agifford@firstdecatur.org or 217.875.3350.