The holidays have never been merrier than this year at the Clay Center!
Trees of the World
Friday, Nov. 29 – Dec. 31
Decorated by area students, this all-new exhibit features trees reflecting holiday traditions from countries around the globe. Create a peace symbol out of the material of your choice and bring it to hang on our “Peace on Earth” tree.
Family Gingerbread Workshops
Registration now open!
Saturday, Dec. 14
Morning Session: 10 am – noon
Afternoon Session: 1 – 3 pm
Members: $55/family (limit 4)
Non-Members: $65/family (limit 4)
Additional fee may apply for larger groups
Reserve your family’s spot now for this annual holiday favorite! We provide the gingerbread house, candy, icing and frosting –you provide the imagination. Register today - space is limited and workshops fill up quickly.
Bayer CropScience Planetarium Show
Reason for the Season
Friday, Nov. 29 – Jan. 6
Gaze up at the winter sky and let the stars and constellations reveal stories of the world’s many holiday traditions.
Special Holiday Hours
East End Bazaar at the Clay Center
Saturday, Nov. 30
Saturday, Dec. 7 & 14
10 am - 3 pm
Join the East End Bazaar at the Clay Center for arts, crafts, music and more!
Holiday Break Activities
Thursday – Monday
December 26 – 30
Noon – 4 pm
Looking for something to do over the long holiday break? Journey around the globe with this exciting series of hands-on crafts! Make a new craft each day and learn something interesting about a different culture. Activities are free with gallery admission.
Thursday, Dec. 26: India - Peacocks
Friday, Dec. 27: Native American - Dream Catcher
Saturday, Dec.28: Asia - Coffee Filter Fan
Sunday, Dec. 29: Netherlands - Dutch Pottery Paper Plate
Monday, Dec. 30: China - Snake Pencil Topper
Ever wished you had more time around the holidays? The Clay Center will be open special holiday hours to share the season with you and your family. In addition to our regular hours, we will be open Mondays, December 23 and 30, 10 am – 5 pm; and Tuesdays, December 24 and 31, 10 am – 3 pm. Celebrate with us!
Gift-giving the Clay Center Way . . .
Looking for that perfect gift? Need a one-size-fits-all option for a friend? Consider a Clay Center membership as a holiday gift that keeps on giving all year long.
Save on gift memberships with this special holiday price!