We offer a variety of classes and workshops for both kids and adults.  Some are developed in-house and some are developed by others.  For a list of our current offerings check out our Events/Education page.  

Youth Programs:

Youth Arts Arise is a free after school program for 11- to 16-year-olds.  Check out our Youth Arts Arise page to learn more!
After-School Acting is a free after school program that teaches theater to children ages 7-12. Click here to learn more!
Summer Programs: Scheduling information for our 3 summer programs, Arts Discovery Week, Visual Arts Week, and Youth Arts Arise is now available on our website, and  enrollment will begin on March 15th. Click here to learn more!
Closer to Nature Summer Program: In addition to our summer arts programs, we also have a new nature program created in collaboration with Earthwise AwareClick here to learn more about enrollment.

Adult Programs:

Armory ART is a program that primarily targets adults and enables them to explore their creative side while working on their artistic skills in a wide range of mediums and disciplines; older kids who are interested can also attend the classes. Participants can pick and choose and sign up for whichever courses interest them. Check out our Armory ART page to learn more !


Herbalism and Holistic Living is a program that allows adults to lead a mindful lifestyle with a more holistic approach. Different classes include varying types of yoga, meditation, Reiki, etc. It also has a strong focus on herbalism, and allows adults to gain a deeper understanding of the benefits that plants and essential oils hold. Participants can pick and choose from a number of herbalism topics and learn different ways of making their own products,  including herbal remedies, essential oils, soaps, candles, and much more. Check out our Herbalism and Holistic Living page to learn more! 

Somerville Skillshare is a free monthly learning event that features classes around any innovative topic and we encourage locals to teach it. It’s a way to learn new skills, jump-start new hobbies, and meet other people with similar interests, all in a fun and informal setting. Check out our Skillshare page to learn more!

Interested in bringing your own class or workshop to the Armory? Have an idea for a class you’d like to take? Contact education@artsatthearmory.org.