February Vacation

Monday to Friday, February 17 to 21, 2020

  • Full days are from 9am-4pm and include a 1-hour lunch break with staff and active playground ground games.

  • 10% Sibling discount with purchase of the Full Week

  • Half days are Morning, 9am-12pm or Afternoon, 1pm-4pm.

  • Programs are for students ages 5 - 13. (Not including Photography for Teens)

  • Teen assistants are needed to assist and don't pay a fee. Call 781-942-9600.

  • Extended Day is available; details appear below. Pre-registration is required via Online Google Form Signup.


Class Pricing​

  • Full week: $365 (A sibling also registered for the full week receives 10% discount.)

  • 5, 6, 7, 8 or 9 half days: $45 each class (No sibling discount)

If you plan to register your student for 5 or more classes, please call the office. We are experiencing problems with our online discount function. Thank you!

  • 1, 2, 3 or 4 half days: $50 each class (No sibling discount)

To Register: 

Click on REGISTER FOR A CLASS and make selections on our Online Registration Portal.

Story Illustration

Learn basic drawing techniques, listen to a story, then illustrate whatever inpires you:  characters, landscape, or even what happens next!

Monday Morning

Make Plushies!

Design + create your own stuffed animal plushie. Learn the blanket stitch or use glue and add details like eyes, hair, accessories and personality

Monday Afternoon

Need Extended Day?

  • Rates cover all siblings in a family and is a flat rate; coverage is not sold by the hour. 8am-9am: $8. 4pm-5:30pm: $16 

Mini Masterpieces

Learn about work of the masters, then paint your interpretation of Picasso, Monet, or your choice with acrylics onto canvas

NEW CLASS: Photography for Teens
2-Morning Class

See details below

Tuesday Morning

Recycled Wild Creatures

Using recycled findings like containers, cardboard tubes and paper, create an maginary creature to paint and take home

Tuesday Afternoon

Oil Pastels

Create a dreamy landscape inspired by Chagall’s work with brightly colored + dense oil pastels

(Morning 2,
Photography for Teens)

Wednesday Morning

Pointillism with Acrylic

See for yourself - up close and from far away - how the work of Suerrat's pointillism can inspire your own work of art using acrylic paint 

Wednesday Afternoon

Enrollment Opens Feb 1






Warhol Printmaking

Carve stamps for printing out of styrofoam and use a roller with brightly colored printers ink to create bold animal portraits Warhol-style

Thursday Morning


Learn basic brush techniques
to load up with bright colors and create work based on O’Keefe’s and other artists paintings of nature

Thursday Afternoon

Animal Art Acrylic Painting

Most popular class!
Bring your pet’s photo or choose from our collection of animals to draw then paint with acrylic onto canvas as inspired by folk art

Friday Morning

Mask Making

Welcome to Mardi Gras! 
Create ornate + colorful masks using feathers, beads, sequins and learn about this winter time Southern-US carnival

Friday Afternoon

NEW CLASS: Photography for Teens: A 2-Morning class

The class addresses aesthetic photography principles as they relate to composition, space, exposure, light and color. All types of cameras are welcomed, including phones.

Instructor David Kay returns with this popular summer week class.


Tuesday, Feb 18 + Wednesday Feb 19

9am - 12pm



February Vacation 2020 Program Details​


What Students Bring and Wear

  • Half day students need to bring a water bottle and a peanut free snack. 

  • Full day students must bring a water bottle, 2 small snacks and a lunch, all peanut free.

  • Bottled water and snacks are for sale in the office for $1 each.

  • No refridgeration is available; please pack suffient "blue ice" for food safety.

  • If your student has a food allergy or must have medication available during the program, please contact the office at 781-942-9600.

  • Weather permitting, we will go outside for snacks and lunch and stay in shady areas.

  • Students must wear closed toe shoes and clothing that can get painted, splotched and messy. No flip flops.

  • Students are not allowed to use phones or electronics during class. 

PLEASE NOTE: If your student has a food allergy or must have medication available during the program, please contact the office at 781-942-9600.

Arrival and Departure

  • Classrooms open for students 10 minutes before program start.

  • Parents/caregivers must walk their student into and out of class.

  • Parents/caregivers must sign students in and out on the attendance sheet.

  • If your student is a walker or will be arriving or leaving with a person other than the primary parent, please send a note with your student.

  • If your student will arrive more than 15 minutes late, please call the office.


Extended Day 

  • Pre-registration is required. Sign up via Google Form or copy/paste this URL:  https://forms.gle/ptYsc8QuGSVWXENH6

  • 4pm-5:30pm for $16 (Covers all siblings and is a flat rate, not sold by the hour)

  • Students of all programs are combined into one group. An adult staff member or the Program Director is with the students at all times.

  • Activities may include art projects, games, puzzles, books, prop or costume making, etc. Students may be picked up in the CA office or the Art Studio.

  • If you will pickup your student more than 15 minutes early or late, please call the office at 781-942-9600. 

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call us!

We're happy to help! 781-942-9600.



Phone 781-942-9600

Email office@weteachcreativearts.org


25 Woburn Street

Reading, MA 01867

Entrance at rear of building, at shared parking lot behind Reading Town Hall, nearest to 32 Lowell St/Rt. 129.

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