Soon to be a Reality

The Gilchrist Learning Center

Learning Center

 Expanding the Art Center with a new Learning Center creates Opportunities:

Strengthened relationship with the Sioux City Community School District

Art education for students and continuing education for educators

Extended hours for after school and evening classes for children and adults

Additional programming, expanded resources and artwork display areas

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The public phase has begun and if you would like to participate,please contact Stacie Anderson at 712.279.6272 x 207 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Gilchrist Foundation has been a major supporter of the Art Center for many years and recently provided the naming gift for the Gilchrist Learning Center.

The Gilchrist Learning Center Celebration

June 3, 2017

Please join us on Saturday, June 3rd from 2:00 - 6:00 pm for the Gilchrist Learning Center Celebration.
This free event will focus on family fun for the first two hours with children's sculptural workshops and outdoor activities. Snacks and punch will be provided.
Music by Titans of Industry will fill the air around 4:00 pm while hors d'oeuves and beverages curb your appetite. The Learning Center design concept will finally be revealed. This is an opportunity for the community to become acquainted with the highly anticipated Learning Center!
This free event is the Art Center's way of showing its gratitude for the support of so many individuals and businesses during this capital campaign.
We look forward to seeing you there!

2:00 – 4:00 pm

Children’s Workshops & Activities

Snacks & Punch

3:00 - 4:30 pm

Face Painting & Balloon Sculptures

4:00 – 6:00 pm

Learning Center Design Concept Reveal

Music by Titans of Industry

Hors d’oeuves & Refreshments