Half Day for Half Pints

The Rye Arts Center is proud to offer preschool students the chance to spend a morning or afternoon exploring the arts. Create a well-balanced extended day for your child by having The Rye Arts Center staff walk them to and from their local school. Upon arriving at The Rye Arts Center, students will participate in classes in our Performing Arts Room, Gallery, Children’s Art Studio, Ceramics Studio and Dance Studio.

Students must be age 3.5 by September 1.

You must be a member at the Family level or above for the entire school year to participate in this program. Family membership is $100.00 per year.

Space is limited!




This year, The Rye Arts Center is offering two weeks of classes in between the end of the Half Day for Half Pints school year and the beginning of summer classes. 

Ages 3.5 - 5, 9:15 am -12:00 pm
Monday, June 11 - Friday, June 15
Monday, June 18 - Friday, June 22  

This morning program is an educational, multi-disciplinary creative arts immersion program designed specifically for your Pre-K child. Your child will explore the arts while developing cognitive, social, creative and motor skills through drawing, painting, music and creative movement. Please pack a nut free morning snack.
Fee per week: $275 (members receive discount)