Free After-School Programs for Inner-City Children in Erie

The Inner-City Neighborhood Art House offers a free after-school program for inner-city children in Erie, PA. The program provides a wide variety of arts education classes for children ages 7-14 (Due to Covid-19 our age range has change temporarily to 9 and older). There are different after-school program options during the fall and winter-spring. Class size is limited and the classes are filled on a first come basis.

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Types of Classes

  • Arts: Paint, Draw, Pastels, Acrylic, Airbrush, Printmaking, Crafts, Sculpture, Watercolor, Video Animation, Photography, Computer Art, Plaster,
  •  Music: Piano(virtual), Due to Covid-19 Violin, Viola, Cello, Piano, Trumpet, Guitar, Drums, Flute, Choir, and Sing will not be offered. 
  • Performance: Hoop Dance, Jazz, Ballet
  • Literature:  Creative Writing, Poetry
  • Environmental Action: Climate Action, Green Team, Gardening

    Daily Schedule

    3:15 - 5:15 Option 1(One 2hr Class)
    3:15 - 4:15 Option 2 (One 1hr Class)
    4:15 - 5:15 Option 3 (One 1hr Class)

After-School Program Sessions

Programs are offered during two program sessions.

Fall: Early September — Late November
*Fall application opens late August.

Winter-Spring: Early January — Early May
*Spring application opens late November.

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