YPAC is an artistic hub in Uptown Yucaipa and our goal is to engage, educate, and provide outstanding arts education programing to our community at large. We are developing a variety of educational opportunities that will be offered for all ages. These will include lessons, workshops, and master classes with local and national educators. Stay tuned!
Young Artist’s Academy
4pm OR 6pm
Each week the Young Artist’s Academy explores the Elements of Art, through the study of many diverse artists’ works, while also being introduced to different techniques using a variety of art mediums. Each session includes a directed lesson, with all supplies included. The young artist walks away with confidence, a unique experience, and a self-produced masterpiece.
For future dates and pricing, please see below.
Learn the art of hula dancing! Instructor Jennifer Stegall will teach the basic steps of hula dance. Learn dances from some of the Hula masters. Hawaiian words, culture, and tradition are an integral part of the class. No experience needed! Pa’u skirts required (loaners available upon request).
Fees for all classes:
- Youth (6-10 y/o) – $30.00
- Adults (11-54 y/o) – $40.00
- Seniors (55+) – $25.00
Hula for Kids (Ages 6-10) *STARTING IN SEPTEMBER 2022
Monday’s – 4:30PM
Intro to Hula (Ages 7+)
Monday’s – 10AM
Tuesday’s – 10AM & 6:30PM
Wednesday’s – 10AM
Students will learn the fundamentals of acting. Participating in acting exercises develop confidence and creativity. Adults and children will learn to project their voices which in return make excellent public speakers. Students will explore expressing their emotions through different characters while having a great time with improvisation and group activities.
Adult and youth acting classes will be held at the Yucaipa Performing Arts Center.
- Every Wednesday: 4:45PM & 5:45PM;
- Every Thursday: 6:45PM
- Youth (6-12): $100/month
- Teens (13-17): $100/month
- Adults (18+): $185/month
Elements – Adult Art
Session One – Thursday, December 1 | 6:30pm-8:00pm
Session Two – Thursday, December 15 | 6:30pm-8:00pm
Each session of the “ELEMENTS” Adult Basic Art Class explores the Elements of Art, through the study of many diverse artists’ works, while also being introduced to different techniques using a variety of art mediums. Each session includes a directed lesson, with all supplies included. The ELEMENTS artist walks away with a unique experience and a masterpiece.
Each class is $15. We meet the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each Month.
Scholarship Assistance Program Application
The City of Yucaipa has received federal Community Development Block Grant funding to provide financial assistance to Yucaipa youth and seniors. The program provides low and moderate-income families, who live in Yucaipa, the opportunity to apply for a scholarship for children 17 years of age and under and Seniors 55 years of age and over. Scholarships may be used to register youth and seniors for City sponsored activities at the Yucaipa Community Center, Scherer Community Center, and Yucaipa Performing Arts Center. Filling out this application does not guarantee a scholarship.