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The Bloomfield Art League is one of the longest running art organizations in New Jersey. It takes pride in serving the Bloomfield community and neighboring towns by promoting and stimulating interest in art. The organization is sponsored by the Bloomfield Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs Department and traditionally holds classes, lectures and demonstrations throughout the year at the Civic Center, 84 Broad St. Membership is open to all, residency is not required.

Classes, lectures and demonstrations are performed throughout the calendar year!

Teen / Adult Classes

  1. Ways of Seeing
  2. The Art of Drawing
  3. Photography

ways of seeing thumbnailWays of Seeing $130

THURSDAYS from 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Civic Center – Ages 14+

This class focuses on learning observational skills and creatively rendering the world around you through drawing and painting. Great for learning technical skills, as well as new ways of thinking.

April  4, 11, 18, 25      May  2, 9, 16, 30      June  6, 13
*No class 5/23     

Art League Members receive $5 off this class!

Demos and Excursions

Town Paints!

Saturday, May 11th
10:00am – 2:00pm

The Art League’s Annual Exhibition!
Enjoy art for all ages with music, prizes, art demonstrations, and projects for kids! Awards for best in show / professional / amateur / kids.

Ages 6 – 17: enter for free.  
Adults: 1 piece for $7  /  2 for $13  /  3 for $18.
Art League Members: $5 each piece, or pre-register 2 pieces for free.

The Event is FREE to spectators.
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Evening at the Museum

Thursday, June 6th
Meet at the Civic Center for 5:00pm
Leave at 5:45pm - Return at 9:00pm

Montclair Art Museum Hosts Extended Museum Hours
Free Admission, Art Activities, Tours, Live Music, and a Full-Service Bar. The trip includes transportation from the Civic Center and a light dinner.
FREE for members - $10 for non-members. 

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Art in the Garden

Saturday, July 13th
4:00pm - 7:00pm
Pulaski Park

Follow a guided painting lesson in Pulaski Park's beautiful communal garden.
All supplies and refreshments are included.

FREE for members - $25 for non-members.

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