Serves high school juniors and seniors from public schools in Franklin County. Students of the humanities program pursue in-depth research projects, engage with the local arts community and earn high school credit. Founded by the Educational Service Center (ESC) of Central Ohio.
First Congregational Church
444 East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Offers kid and teen theatre classes and summer camps. They provide actors of all experience levels a safe place to grow and strengthen their performing skills.
1000 City Park Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43206
Full and half-day summer camps for children ages 5 to 13 are available to help children learn ballet, tap, modern jazz, yoga, improvisation, music and more.
322 Mount Vernon Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Camp Architecture is a summer camp for central Ohio youth ages 8-18, which introduces them to the world of architecture and design through hands-on activities, field trips, walking tours, presentations by professionals and imaginative games.
50 West Town Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Holds a number of summer STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math) camps throughout the Columbus, Ohio area for kids 7-14 years old.
10143 Royalton Road, North Royalton, Ohio 44133
Offers theatre classes, summer camps and private lessons for kids and teens. Private lesson subjects include: Acting, Voice, Dance, Flute and Piano.
512 North Park Street, Columbus, Ohio, 43215
Creative Summer Workshops are a series of intensive workshops for youth in grades 1 through 12, offering quality art instruction taught by arts professionals. They also offer Saturday Morning Art Classes, which provide art and design education to children in grades 1 through 12. Scholarships are available.
60 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Offers a host of activities, such as drawing, art programs, family programs, musical performances and free admission to the museum during the summer months.
480 East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Offers after school and summer programs for youth ages 8 to 17. The free program includes life skills education groups, homework help, computer lab, tutoring, fitness and recreation, art, music and dance programming and meals provided. They also have a teen pregnancy prevention group called, My Best Self, serving high-risk boys and girls, ages 11 to 18, in local schools throughout Franklin County.
Drama Kids offers drama programs, classes and summer camps. It is open enrollment during most of the year, but primarily serves the Olentangy Local School District.
8917 South Old State Road, Lewis Center, Ohio 43035
Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is a botanical landmark and cultural attraction featuring plant collections and gardens, seasonal art- and nature-based exhibitions, and an array of educational opportunities and special events for visitors of all ages.
1777 East Broad Street, Columbus, Ohio 43203
Offers a tuition-free program youth jazz lab, focusing on listening, learning and performing jazz. They also provide classes, workshops, summer programs and group performances.
734 East Long Street, Columbus, Ohio 43203
Offers a visual and performing arts summer camp for children ages 5 to 12. Limited financial assistance is available for those who qualify.
867 Mount Vernon Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43203
(614) 645-KING or (614) 645-5464
Offers a variety of educational programming for children and families throughout the year, such as family workshops, summer camps, teen workshops, holiday gift-making workshops, spring break mini-camps and more.
1665 West Fifth Street, Columbus, Ohio 43212
As a local theater company, they offer various arts education programs throughout the year for youth ages 8 to 21.
503 South Front Street, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Provides free programs to teens at COSI, Columbus Metropolitan Library, Columbus Museum of Art, Wexner Center for the Arts, WOSU@COSI, and Transit Arts to allow them to discover or pursue their interests by connecting them with mentors, digital and cultural resources, and each other. Open studio, one day workshops, drop-in hours and scheduled events give the teens hands-on experience and professional supervision.
Wexner Center for the Arts
1871 North High Street, Columbus, Ohio 43210
Offers several creative writing summer camps for children entering grades 2 through 8. Scholarships are available as well.
77 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43215
Offers free workshops for youth ages 12 to 21 in performing, visual, writing, or media arts through the Central Community House. Transit Arts is an open studio with access to equipment and supplies, they offer opportunities to perform and exhibit artwork throughout Columbus and more.
1150 East Main Street, Columbus, Ohio 43205