Kids 'n Arts Camp

Join us this summer for kids 'n arts summer camp  July 25 - August 19, 2016.


Come express yourself at the Castellani Art Museum this summer with exciting art and theatre activities.

Week 1 July 25-29: By Land and Sea
The changing meaning of Land and Sea Scapes

Week 2 August 1-5: Where the Wild Things Are
Animals through artist eyes

Week 3 August 8-12: Meet the Masters
From the Castellani Collection and beyond

Week 4 August 15-19: Food, Glorious Food!
Classic Still Life to Pop Art

Theatre in the afternoon

We will incorporate these weekly themes into afternoons of theatre fun! Activities will include:
skits, storytelling, theatre games, scenes, costumes, make-up and more! NURT (Niagara
University Repertory Theatre) will per form each week for campers and offer instruction.

kids 'n arts summer camp will provide your children with an enriching art and theatre experience unlike any other camp! Campers will spend mornings creating a number of exciting art projects inspired by the museum's rich art collection, followed by afternoons of storytelling, theatre games, and performing. Your children will have the benefit of working with faculty and students from Niagara University's Theatre Department, teaching artists and professionals from the Castellani Art Museum, and special guests, including NURT (Niagara University Repertory Theatre) and visits from some of the area's finest artists.

Ages & Attire: Camp is for children ages 6 - 11. Please dress
in clothes appropriate for painting and moving. Sandals may not be suitable.

Tuition: $175 per week
10% discount for museum members, NU Theatre season pass holders, NU faculty, staff, alumni, or for families registering more than one child for the same week. Only one 10% discount may be applied. Scholarships are also available for families in need of financial assistance. Please inquire by calling 286.8200 or by email, at

An additional $25 registration fee per child, per week is required at the time of registration. Refunds will be given for cancellations up to two weeks before camp begins. The $25 registration fee is not refundable. Tuition payment is encouraged in full at time of registration. Final payments must be made one week prior to the start of camp.

Junior Counselor Application

Junior Counselors are volunteers who assist the Senior Counselors and Museum and Theatre professionals during camp. These volunteers typically attended our kids ‘n arts camp in previous years and wish to remain involved.

Due to an overwhelming number of requests to volunteer as a Junior Counselor at this year’s summer camp, we have decided to proceed with an application process in order to best match Junior Counselors’ skills and schedules for the benefit of our campers. Junior Counselors must be between the between the ages of 13-18 by 7/28/2015. Please complete the following application and mail it to the museum.

Download the Junior Counselor Application Here