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 Children's Summer Camps

Visit our Children's Camps page to view our SUMMER CAMPS and other current options by clicking the button below:

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Available at two locations: 

  • Monday through Friday, from 9:00am to 3:00pm at 
    First Coast Cultural Center at Ponte Vedra Beach
  • Monday through Thursday, from 8:45am to 4:15pm at
    PVPV/ Rawlings
     Elementary School at Ponte Vedra Beach

Individual weeks are available from May 28 to August 2.

$350 for non members, $325 for FCCC members




Kick StART After School Enrichment
Kick StART is an after-school art enrichment program that introduces students to master artists. Students are taught various foundational art skills and explore lines, shapes, texture, color, and contour, learning how to utilize a variety of mediums in tandem with these foundational skills. 

Kick StART meets one day a week afterschool for a 90 minute class each semester. Students enroll per semester. KickStART is available to students K-6 and is open only to students enrolled in the school or Co-Op. Price varies based on the amount of classes per semester at each school.

Scroll down to view participating schools and visit our Kick StART home page below for more information:

Info and Registration



Participating Schools:
Picolata Crossing Elementary School (Monday) - Register Here
PVPV - Rawlings Elementary School (Monday) - Register Here
Palencia Elementary School (Tuesday) - Register Here
Ocean Palms Elementary School (Tuesday) - Register Here
Freedom Crossing Academy (Wednesday) - Pending 
John A. Crookshank Elementary School (Thursday) - Register Here
The Webster Elementary School (Friday) - Register Here
Palm Valley Academy (Friday) - Register Here
Nocatee Christian Homeschool Co-Op (Friday) - Register Here



Kick StART is Hiring New Teachers!!!
We are hiring part-time teachers and substitutes for next school year to teach art after school in St. Johns public schools.

  • Lesson plan is provided.
  • Semester 1 begins in August and ends in December. Semester 2 begins in January and ends approximately in April.
  • Competitive compensation
  • This independent contractor position is perfect for people who want to work part time and enjoy working with children!
  • Candidate must have a good disposition, have a passion for teaching elementary school students, and love making art.
  • All candidates must be willing to obtain vendor status in Saint Johns County school district.
  • Candidate must attend mandatory training in August
  • Three years of teaching experience is preferred and classroom experience is required.

Kick StART has proudly served St. Johns School District for four years, operated by First Coast Cultural Center.
Please share this opportunity with others.

Send your resume to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Interviews will be held in May and June.
FREE pedagogy and classroom management training will be held early August.



Ballet Shoes image for webBeginner Ballet with The Florida Ballet at First Coast Cultural Center

Class series begins late Spring

6000B Sawgrass Village Circle
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

Primary -Thursdays, 4:00 pm- 5:00 pm 
(ages 5 - 7)

Mommy and Me -Thursdays, 9:30 am-10:30 am 
(ages 2 - 4 with a parent)

Click the link to stay connected to details and pre-register

Info and Registration FCCC


Virtual Music Lessons with Sabrina Krisberg

Private Piano or Orchestra with Sabrina Krisberg
Tuesdays as scheduled
All Ages
Cost: Varies

Info and Registration


Past Programs

Texture Art Camp

Winter Break Art Camp (SOLD OUT) 

The Art of Texture

January 3-5, Wednesday-Friday, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm (3 days)
Ages 7 - 11

$180 non-members, $162 members

Get ready to create unique art projects!

Campers will create patterned collage, textile work, clay patterns,and paint with unusual tools to create a variety of textures!

Sawgrass Village location
6000B Sawgrass Village Circle
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082


 small Thiebaud 

Sweet Sculptures
Saturday, October 21, 2023 10:00 am-12:30 pm
Children's Art Class, ages 8-12
First Coast Cultural Center 3972 Third St. So., Jacksonville Beach


Artwork by Wayne Thiebaud

 Yum, Yum! (We will not actually be eating sweets) Get in the mood for Trick or Treating by sculpting some deliciously-themed artwork!

Just in time for Halloween, children will learn about artists, such as Wayne Thiebaud and Claes Oldenburg who used sweet treats as a source of inspiration for their art construction. They will learn how to create a paper armature to design delicious sculptures using recycled materials. Art Educator, Silvia Romero will lead the class. Please provide your child with healthy snacks for built in breaks.


Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month Kids' Night Out!

October 11, 2023, 5:15-7:15 PM
Kids ages 8-12

First Coast Cultural Center (3972 Third St. So., Jacksonville Beach)
$40 for FCCC members; $45 for non-members

Immerse yourself in Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations!

Children will experience Hispanic culture and music from around the world and learn some Spanish, as well. Authentic Mexican snacks and refreshments, such as chips and queso, Pan de Muerto, and Refrescos will be provided. They will also create a Dia de Muertos traditional art project to bring home!

 If your child has a gluten or dairy intolerance or allergy, please let us know so that we can make appropriate food arrangements.


Don’t miss your opportunity to unleash your creativity in one of our many art classes and workshops. If you are an artist, novice or professional, we have programs that will enhance your creative process and artwork. Pre-Registration is required for all programs. All supplies are included unless otherwise noted. Please review our Program Policies before registering. If you are unsure about the status of your membership, please call 904-280-0614 ext. 1206. If you would like to become a member of the Cultural Center, please visit membership. If you have a child with special needs, please call TWO WEEKS prior to registration to ensure we can provide adequate services for your young artist.

 These programs are sponsored in part by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, National Endowment for the Arts, and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture.

First Coast Cultural Center is supported by a grant from the Dr. JoAnn Crisp-Ellert Fund at The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida. The funds will be used to support the Kick StART afterschool visual arts program at Osceola Elementary, a Title 1 school in St. Augustine.

About The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida


Now in its 56th year, The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida (www.jaxcf.org) is Florida’s oldest and largest community foundation. The Foundation works to stimulate philanthropy to build a better place. The Foundation has more than $482 million in assets and has made grants in excess of $550 million since 1964.


First Coast Cultural Center is a proud supporter of the Sustainable Development Goals, a United Nations initiative.


6000B Sawgrass Village Circle
Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082 
Phone: (904) 280-0614

6000B Sawgrass Village Circle,
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082

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10:00am - 4:00pm
(After Hour Appointments Available)

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