Registration for Summer Brochure Classes will begin Tuesday, May 2nd. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.


Get ready for some smoke and fire! Raku is an exciting, yet unpredictable way to fire pottery. Spend 4 weeks making creations, one week to glaze, then poof! – fire in an outdoor kiln on the final week to pieces unobtainable from a regular kiln firing. Ages 16 and up.
Activity #211572
Dates: Tuesdays, June 6 – July 18, 2017
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Instructor: Jerome Wild
Fee: $60.00 plus $30.00 supply fee
Preregister by: June 1
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10


This class will introduce high school students to working with clay sculpturally and on the potter’s wheel. Students will explore basic functional forms such as mugs, and bowls and sculpture techniques. Ages 14 and up.
Activity #211102
Dates: Tuesdays, June 6 – July 11, 2017
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Katie Schreurs
Fee: $35.00 plus $15.00 supply fee
Preregister by: June 1
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8


Empty Bowls Aberdeen is sponsoring this is a one-day workshop that teaches how to create mugs from an extruder. Learn how to use an extruder, the care and cleaning of an extruder and best of all, discover the possibilities of using extruded shapes in your pottery work. Participants will make a mug to contribute to the “Empty Mugs” campaign that will be fired and glazed at a later date to support the “Empty Mugs” Event at the Celtic Faire in September. Ages 16 and up.
Activity #211525
Date: Saturday, July 8. 2017
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Fee: Free
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center

    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989

How to Register:

  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081