Activities and Workshops

Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources Department offers a variety of diverse programming. We often partner with the Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission, Public Art Committee, other City departments, and outside organizations. Most of these events are free and open to the public. Some require pre-registration.

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Finding Common Ground in an Uncommon World Exhibit

  • Panel Discussion - Artful Journey to Common Ground 

    The Women's Caucus for Art panel discussion is an invitation for attendees to hear and discuss how artists create “connection” in our disconnected world. 
    Facilitated by Donna Roe Daniell, LCSW, mindfulness coach and retreat leader for women in transformation. 
    Saturday, Nov. 26; 1 – 2:30pm Registration recommended
  • Athena Project - Artful Reflections

    At The Collective Community Arts Center in collaboration with Melody Epperson and the Women’s Caucus for Art Colorado Chapter. Facilitated by a moderator, these conversations invite reflection about the art work through the lens of the participants’ viewpoints, worldviews, and identities. Participants will be invited to explore emotional impact of the art and how it might deepen understanding of themselves, others, and their views of the world. Limited space, sign up required.
    Sign up on Athena Project site for December 7, 2022, 6:30-8:30pm
    Sign up on Athena Project site for January 4, 2023, 6:30-8:30pm
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Arts Outside Workshops

Arts Outside is a collaboration of Lafayette’s Cultural Arts Commission and the Arts and Cultural Resources and Open Space Departments. Space is limited, and registration is required for all of these programs.

Arts Outside/Inside - Holiday Ornaments from Open Space  

Make your own ornaments from seedpods, willow and more!   
At The Collective – Lafayette’s community arts center. Bring Open Space into your home for the holiday season! Make a milkweed mouse, a willow star, or anything else you can imagine from materials from Lafayette's Open Spaces! This program, for adults and accompanied children age 7 and older, will be a holiday favorite! 

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Cookies & Carols / villancicos y galletas

Holiday songs and treats at The Collective Community Arts Center
Join the members of Coro Sanctuario for holiday carols in Spanish and English.  All ages welcome. Sweet treats provided. 

  • Friday, December 9, 2022 No registration required. 
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Art Table To Go Kits

Pick up your kit at The Collective Community Arts Center during open hours. Suited for all ages. Most materials included. Some household items may be needed. 

Activity Books

No need to sign up. Stop by The Collective during open hours and pick up one of our beautiful activity books.

Learn about local artists on YouTube

Our Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources YouTube channel features artist interviews, tutorials, and more.