Special Arts Programs

Learn more about a few of the many special art programs coordinated by the Citiparks Community Enrichment Program.

After School Programs - The Kid Smart Club, a K-5 program exploring Science, Math, Art, Reading, and Technology coming soon to select Citiparks Recreation Centers. Academic tutoring is available Monday through Friday.

Roving Art Cart – Each summer children can enjoy creativity in nature's studio—the great outdoors—when the Citiparks Roving Art Cart visits neighborhood parks and playgrounds.

Summer Dreamers - The Community Enrichment Program partners with the Pittsburgh Public Schools to take students on wild Urban Adventures and provide activities to stop summer learning loss. Activities include explorations in science, math, reading and the arts. 

ARTWorks - For a ten day period each spring, the City-County Building's grand lobby is a mecca for exhibiting the artistic talent of the City of Pittsburgh's employees, their family members and household members. Paintings, photographs, drawings, pottery and jewelry will be featured works of art.

Harrisburg Holiday Ornament Project - If you like being creative with fabric and making handmade ornaments, sign up with your center director for the annual Harrisburg Holiday Ornament Project. Citiparks sends the ornaments to Harrisburg to be hung on the Pennsylvania capitol tree.

PPG Gingerbread House Display & Competition - The ladies from several senior centers work on this annual holiday project. Visit the PPG Wintergarden each year to see the gingerbread house display!


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