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Artist’s Studio Space

Apply now to the Greenbelt Recreation Department’s Artist in Residence Program

Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road

24-hour access. Approximately 10’ X 17’ plus common areas and sink in a room shared with other artists. Current rate: $182.00/month (annual increases apply).

Applications accepted through May 6 for residencies beginning July 1.

At left: participating artist Rachel Cross in her studio. 

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Art Shares

Greenbelt Community Center, 
15 Crescent Road
Sunday, April 15, 2-3pm
Friday, May 11, 7-8pm
Sunday, June 10, 2-3pm

Teens and adults welcome. All experience levels. FREE! Meet up with fellow artists for a constructive, informal discussion of everyone’s work.

Bring 1-3 pieces in any medium. 

Community Art Drop-In
Greenbelt Community Center, 
15 Crescent Road
All ages welcome - FREE

Sunday, April 8, 1pm-3pm         

Make your own stamps in a free workshop with Artist in Residence Karen Arrington.

Great for artwork, stationery and scrapbooking!


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Art Gallery Exhibition
Greenbelt Community Center,
15 Crescent Road
Open daily through March 23

M-Sa, 9am - 10pm; Su, 9am - 7pm (some exceptions may apply)

Worlds of Wonder II
Enjoy a close-up view of costumes, sets, props and production photography from Greenbelt Recreation Department theater and dance programs.  Image at left by Eric Zhang, from “Buried Treasure”
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Art Gallery Exhibition

Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road
Open daily April 4 - June 3

M-Sa, 9am - 10pm; Su, 9am - 7pm (some exceptions may apply) 

Collide-o-Scope: Collages by Anna Fine Foer

Foer uses both digital and manual techniques to create imaginary landscapes with mystical, scientific and ecological themes. Read about this exhibit. 


Greenbelt Recreation Department Spring Activity Guide

Find out about spring classes, special events and drop-in facilities for all ages!
Programs open now for both residents and non-residents of Greenbelt.


Greenbelt Recreation Spring and Summer Camp Guide

Dance, theater, visual art and more. Arts camps available for youth ages 3 1/2 - 17.

Programs are open to both residents and non-residents of Greenbelt.

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Art Social - Book a Workshop for your Group!

Greenbelt Community Center,
15 Crescent Road

Creative outings for youth and adults. Make: functional, hand-built ceramics; paintings on canvas; or whimsical soaps with an undersea, gemstone or popsicle and cupcake theme. Art Social workshop information.

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Artward Bound - Badge Workshops for Scouts!

Greenbelt Community Center,
15 Crescent Road

Brownies, Juniors, Cadets and Seniors. Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Camp Fire also welcome! Workshops include: comic book artistry, painting, drawing, book making, jewelry, textiles, pottery, music and dance. View the Artward Bound scout workshop brochure.


Ceramics Program: Winter Studio Calendars

Check here to see when the rooms are available for open studio time.
Handbuilding/Glaze Room
Wheel Room
Calendars are subject to change.

Gentle reminder: when an adult class is in session, participants may only enter a studio to access their personal shelves. No entry during children’s classes. Thank you for your courtesy.


Greenbelt Festival of Lights Juried Art and Craft Fair

Applications are now live for our 2018 fair which will take place on December 1 and 2.

Follow the links below for additional information or to apply:
Professional fine artists and artisans
Youth artists and artisans (ages 18 and under)
Writers, musicians and filmmakers
Non-profit organizations (100% of proceeds going to the organization)

Applications are due by September 28. Admissions will be made on a rolling basis.

At left: tea bowls by Artist in Residence Karen Arrington 


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Greenbelt Museum Programs

Greenbelt Community Center exhibit (ongoing):
The Knowing Hands that Carve this Stone: The New Deal Art of Lenore Thomas Straus

Historic house tours at 10-B Crescent Road
Sundays, 1-5pm. Admission: $3 or less.

 More information at Greenbelt Museum


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Greenbelt’s Historic CinemaTheatre Logo

Discover the Old Greenbelt Theatre, a single-screen house owned by the City of Greenbelt and operated by Friends of Greenbelt Theatre, a community non-profit organization. Films and special programs for all ages, including the current “Films For a Better Tomorrow” series in celebration of Greenbelt’s 80th anniversary. Keep an eye on our calendar for possible snow day specials.

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City of Greenbelt arts programs are presented with the support of the
Maryland State Council. 

Learn more at www.msac.org

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