Sparking curiosity and creativity in youth

The RAC Creativity Lab at Riverside Art Center creates innovative and interdisciplinary hands-on experiences for kids in schools and other neighborhood spaces. RAC is dedicated to helping kids grow creative confidence and problem-solving skills, so that they can dream of, and create, powerful futures.

Toddler and Parent Art Adventures

(On hold until further notice) Explore materials, movement and sensory play in this art adventure designed especially for young children and their caregivers. The exploration is new each week— we’ve built cardboard boats, painted with our hands, worked on our dance moves and more. Join us!

RAC Summer Camps!

Come spend a week of summer camp with our teaching artists exploring the world around us! 2022 Summer Camps registration now open!

RAC Creativity Lab in Schools

(On hold until further notice) Riverside Arts Center’s RAC Creativity Lab is in every Ypsilanti elementary school! We are collaborating with Eastern Michigan University’s Bright Futures program to bring integrated, creative learning projects to Pre K-5th graders throughout Ypsilanti, FREE of any cost.