Scheduling Announcements

The Delaplaine takes the health and safety of our visitors, students, and volunteers seriously. We are closely monitoring information and advisories regarding the COVID-19 (coronavirus), and are following CDC, state, and local directives and recommendations. We will keep you informed on this page regarding the status of our programs and activities.

Last updated: May 28, 2020  4:00 pm


Our facilities are closed to the public through at least June 14. Our reopening beyond that date is dependent on state directives and public safety guidelines.

Current and upcoming exhibitions are being presented online as part of the Virtual Delaplaine initiative. Please visit our Facebook and Instagram accounts for updates.


All spring classes are canceled. We are working on options to allow continued learning opportunities in the spring.

We are now enrolling for Summer Art Camps and summer classes and workshops.


Hip Hop Lecture Series: Mass Incarceration • April 9 – RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 11, 2020

Polka Dot Gala • April 25 – RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 27, 2020

Helen Smith Free Workshops for Kids • May 2 – CANCELED

First Saturday Juror Talk • May 2 ON-SITE CANCELED (This program is now available online free through Virtual Delaplaine)

First Saturday Exhibition Reception • May 2 – CANCELED

Creative Outlet • May 2 – ON-SITE CANCELED (This activity is now available online free through Virtual Delaplaine)

Art at Noon: 75th Anniversary of VE Day • May 8 – ON-SITE CANCELED (This program is now available online free through Virtual Delaplaine)

Hip Hop Lecture Series: Hip Hop and Mental Health • May 14 – RESCHEDULED TO JULY 9, 2020

All other programs are currently on as scheduled. Please check back as others may be added as necessary.

Private Rental Events

The Delaplaine is the venue for a number of upcoming private events and activities such as weddings, showers, parties, business gatherings, etc. If you are a guest, participant, or vendor for an upcoming rental event or activity and you would like to know its status, please contact the person in charge of the event or activity, not the Delaplaine. Because of privacy concerns, the Delaplaine cannot provide information regarding the status of private events or activities.


Please email with questions.

For seasonal/holiday closings, visit the Home page.

PLEASE NOTE: The Delaplaine makes weather-related closing and cancellation determination on a case-by-case basis, using the best information available and with student and visitor safety in mind. We DO NOT follow any school system or other organization’s weather-related announcements.