2019 Winter Classes

Winter classes and workshops begin the week of January 7th!

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Painting Workshop

Register now for this popular painting workshop with Georganna Lenssen!

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Gift Certificates

Give the gift of creativity with a HYS gift certificate! Recipients apply it to the class of their choice.

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Chester Springs Studio

Chester Springs Studio is a vibrant arts center at Historic Yellow Springs.  Founded in 1978, the Studio has grown in reputation in the visual arts, particularly in the areas of painting and ceramics.

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The Washington at Historic Yellow Springs

The Washington, a colonial inn and tavern built c.1750, is now a venue with a 2000 square-foot main room, easily hosting 150 seated guests with room for dancing.

Experience Elegance

Martin Luther King Day, Monday, January 21. Classes run on normal schedule.

Your donations support our historic village and educational programs dedicated to the arts, history and nature. Every dollar counts. Every gift matters. Help to preserve over 300 years of local history, rich artistic heritage and inspiring natural beauty.

Create, discover and develop your skills in the fine arts, including painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture and ceramics in the peaceful and scenic village of Historic Yellow Springs. Classes are offered for all ages and skill levels.

Learn about and participate in Historic Yellow Springs events, programs and exhibits. Highlights include the Yellow Springs Art Show, Town Tours and Village Walks, Jazz at the Springs and HYS Holiday Stroll.

The Washington is ready to host your special event. With over 2000 square feet in the main room, it can easily hold 150 seated guests and have plenty of room for dancing. Find out more about its history, beauty and elegance.

The mission of Historic Yellow Springs, Inc. is to share, preserve and celebrate the unique living village of Yellow Springs. With the focus on history, art, education and the environment, Historic Yellow Springs enriches the lives of all who come here.  Historic Yellow Springs is also home to Chester Springs Studio, a vibrant arts center that hosts classes, workshops and exhibitions in the visual arts. Historic Yellow Springs, Inc. is supported in part by the following organizations: Print       phmc-logo-a-cymk

Upcoming Events

  1. 2019 Winter Semester Classes & Workshops

    January 7 @ 8:00 am - March 3 @ 5:00 pm
  2. MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

    January 21
  3. VALENTINE’S DAY

    February 14
  4. TIMOTHY’S IN LIONVILLE – Reactor’s Comedy Club Presentation

    February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  5. PRESIDENTS’ DAY

    February 18