The Center for the Arts at the Wilmette Park District offers a well-rounded curriculum including dance, music, theater and visual arts. Through classes, workshops, intensives and special events, the Center for the Arts provides ample opportunity for individuals to express ideas and emotions that cannot be communicated with language alone.

Come explore your creative side at the Center for the Arts, located at 3000 Glenview Road, in the Community Recreation Center.

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Contact Info

Center for the Arts Supervisor
Julie Nichols, CPRP
Email: Julie Nichols
p: 847-920-3927


REGISTER NOW! Family Fine Arts Day, March 9 from 10:30-12:30 P.M. - Let your inner artist bloom in this creative workshop where a range of media opens the door to a world of possibilities. Explore teacher inspired art projects along with DIY stations. All ages and skill levels are welcome, and all supplies are included. Registration is per child attending, and pre-registered children receive a tee shirt to use as a smock. Adults need not register. This is not a drop off program~all children must be accompanied by an adult. Click Here to register.

Wilmette Children's Theatre 2019-2020 season - Be a part of the Wilmette Children's Theater Family! Actors entering grades 1-8 are welcome to audition for roles in our annual productions. For more information, see the Theater page.