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Register now for Kids Half-Day Summer Camps. Four weeks of Art/Clay Camps and a Kids Archaeology Dig!

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…with a gift certificate from HYS that may be applied to the class of their choice.

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Support HYS

Please help HYS by sponorsoring the 2018 Yellow Springs Art Show! Your generous contribution helps ensure that our historic village and unique arts and culture programs will be here for future generations to enjoy. We offer 6 levels of sponsor support. Please click below for more information and our Sponsorship Packet.

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Chester Springs Studio

The Chester Springs Studio is a vibrant arts center at Historic Yellow Springs.  Founded in 1978 as an offshoot of Historic Yellow Springs, the Studio grew in reputation as a nationally-known home for the visual arts, particularly in the areas of painting and ceramics.

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The Washington at Historic Yellow Springs

Originally built around 1750, this building has served as a colonial inn and tavern when the village of Yellow Springs was a fashionable spa. Today The Washington is ready with over 2000 square feet in the main room, it can easily hold 150 seated guests and still have plenty of room for dancing.

Experience Elegance

CLASS UPDATE: All classes running on normal schedule. Watch here for class closures due to weather.

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Your donation supports our historic village and our education programs dedicated to the arts, history and nature. Every dollar counts. Every gift matters. Click here to donate now!

Classes & Workshops

The Chester Springs Studio is a vibrant arts center at Historic Yellow Springs.  Founded in 1978 as an offshoot of Historic Yellow Springs, the Studio grew in reputation as a nationally-known home for the visual arts, particularly in the areas of painting and ceramics.

Programs & Events

Education is the heart of Historic Yellow Springs’ mission.  HYS’ programs allow visitors to explore over 300 years of history, a rich artistic heritage, and inspiring natural beauty.  Find out more about our programs, events, and exhibits!

The Washington

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 still have plenty of room for dancing. Find out more about its history, its beauty, and its 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. Fine Art Classes Begin: Spring Session (Part 1)

    March 12
  2. Workshop: The Painterly Approach with Georganna Lensen

    March 24 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 3:00 pm
  3. Workshop: Clay Sculptures with Bob Deane

    March 24 @ 10:00 am - March 25 @ 4:00 pm
  4. West Pikeland Egg Hunt

    March 24 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
  5. Ceramic Classes Begin: Spring Session

    March 26