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2016 Workshops Open!

2016 Workshops Open!

Tuesday, November 3, 2015, exercise your right for access to the best in arts education! On this date, Centrum will open registration for virtually every 2016 workshop and summer camp. Programs are open on a first-come, first-served basis, so don’t miss this opportunity to reserve your spot for a life-changing week of total immersion in the


A BIG ‘Thank You’ to Centrum’s Supporters

On behalf of everyone at Centrum—the Board of Directors, staff, volunteers, and community of artists and youth who benefit from our community’s generosity—we thank you for supporting Starry, Starry Night, the 2015 Centrum Gala and Auction. We are profoundly grateful to Centrum’s volunteer Gala Committee, who worked so effectively to make the night both elegant


Scholarship Deadlines for Youth Programs

Explorations Scholarship Deadline: January 25,2016 Notifications the week of February 1 Explorations is Centrum’s immersive, week-long program for middle schoolers.  Students are introduced to the world of arts and ideas, creative risk-taking, and personal development. It’s a total learning environment that challenges the mind and body in equal measure. Each day features four workshop sessions where


Sam Ligon Named Artistic Director of The PT Writers’ Conference

Centrum is honored to welcome author Samuel Ligon as its Artistic Director for the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference. Ligon’s association with the Port Townsend Writers’ Conference began in 2008. Prompted by a friend and colleague, he came to Centrum as an Artist-in-Residence and was invited to teach a few, impromptu evening classes. His genuine enthusiasm