Chesapeake Arts Center offers classes and workshops in visual and performing arts in dance, theatre, visual arts, music, and technology. Register now to be a part of this season’s most exciting arts classes!

How To Register:

  • IN PERSON: Register in person during our regular office hours.
  • ONLINE: Click "View All Classes" to browse available courses, and register directly through our website!
  • PHONE: Call the CAC office at 410-636-6597 during regular office hours to register over the phone.

Cancellation Policies

If a class or workshop is canceled, students will be notified at least 3 business days prior to the first scheduled class or workshop. If you do not hear from CAC, your class will be running as scheduled. CAC reserves the right to make changes in programs, schedules, and instructors, and to cancel classes due to low enrollment. CAC reserves the right to cancel or refuse the registration of a student in a class or workshop with no refund if participation by the student is deemed disruptive or interferes with the learning atmosphere and enjoyment of the class/workshop.


The Chesapeake Arts Center MakerSpace is a collaborative workspace designed to enhance a hands-on learning experience, bringing technology tools unto the hands of out community, and fostering an environment for invention and play.

See more about our Makerspace >

Tuition Assistance Program:

Chesapeake Arts Center is committed to making exceptional arts education opportunities accessible and affordable for our citizens. Thanks to support from Anne Arundel Community Development Services, 25-75% of tuition assistance is available for qualifying Anne Arundel County applicants.To apply for the tuition assistance program, please download the following application form, and submit a completed copy to the CAC office along with proof of income. CAC's education director will contact you once the documentation has been reviewed.

Tuition Assistance Application Form FY19 >

Release, Waiver of Liability, and Indemnity Agreement:

By registering for a class, I hereby agree with the Chesapeake Arts Center, Inc. (CAC) to the following. In connection with my participation in the CAC program (“Program”), I understand and acknowledge the nature and extent of the activities that will be involved in the Program and assume the risk inherent in such activities on behalf of myself and any minor children. I voluntarily waive any and all claims, costs, liabilities, expenses (including attorney’s fees), and judgments against CAC, its directors, officers, employees, servants, subcontractors, and agents and hereby release, excuse and discharge CAC, its directors, officers, employees, servants, subcontractors and agents from all claims, costs, liabilities, expenses (including attorney’s fees), and judgments which may arise out of my participation in the Program and all aspects attendant thereto. I further agree to indemnify and hold CAC, its directors, officers, employees, servants, subcontractors, and agents harmless from any and all claims, damages, actions, liabilities, expenses (including attorney’s fees) and judgments that may arise out of my participation with the Program.

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CAC Hours

Monday - Friday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Sunday: Closed


P: 410-636-6597


194 Hammonds Lane
Brooklyn Park, MD 21225

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