Our full range of arts programs allow our members to exercise their creativity while learning an appreciation for a wide spectrum of artistic expression. Our goal is to offer a wide variety of programming that will keep members engaged, stimulated and eager to come back for more. We encourage young artists to incorporate their culture, traditions, experiences and individual personalities into the work they create, and to celebrate each other’s unique forms of expression.
For questions about specific programs, or to check availability, contact the program director.
Below are the Class Schedules for Spring 2023!
EXPLORING THE ARTS: DRAWING, PAINTING, 3D & MIXED MEDIA — Tuesdays at 6 PM | Ages 7-14 | McLaughlin Building
WOMEN IN SOCIAL JUSTICE ART — Wednesdays at 5 PM | Ages 7+| McLaughlin Building
TWEEN + TEEN ART — Thursdays at 6 PM | Ages 11 – 18 | McLaughlin Building
*All music programs are open to ages 10+
LESSONS — Various days & times | Ages 10+ | McLaughlin Building
VOICE, GUITAR, BANJO, DRUMS, SAXOPHONE, BASS, UKULELE, PIANO
BEAT MAKING & DJing — | McLaughlin Building
RECORDING / OPEN STUDIO — Various days & times | McLaughlin Building
SYNTHESIZERS & ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS — | McLaughlin Building
DANCE — Tuesdays at 6 PM | Ages 6-9 | Marr Building
DANCE — Tuesdays at 7 PM | Ages 10+ | Marr Building
CONTEMPORARY DANCE — Wednesdays at 6 PM | Ages 8+ | Marr Building
MUSICAL THEATER DANCE — Thursdays at 7 PM | Ages 7+ | Marr Building
INTERMEDIATE BATON — Fridays at 5 PM | Ages 7+ | McLaughlin Building
Established in 1974 as the Colonel Daniel Marr Boys Club, Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester is dedicated to making a positive impact on the youth and their families in our community. Inside our three clubhouses we are a place for Dorchester’s young people to learn, explore talents, play and make friends. Today, as always, our members between ages five and 18 have access to 200+ activities for just $5 a year.