For 7 – 12 year old kids, $5 per Child. Now available for 3 – 6 year old kids! Every Saturday with two time options. Learn More>


A Free activity for Teens (13 – 18 yrs)

Our two-hour weekly sessions offer teens an open, supportive environment to explore their creativity and develop their artistic techniques. Learn More>


We are looking for volunteers interested to teach and/or assist Art Express lessons to 1st-5th grade students for the 2016-2017 school year. No Experience Necessary!

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Arts Center Field Trips

UVAA invites teachers and their 4th grade class to the Arts Center free of charge!
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Best of the 42nd NW Filmmakers’ Festival Touring Program

Wednesday, December 7
6:45 PM – 8:15 PM

Are you a fan of film who hungers for more activity in the land of Umpqua? Enjoy a compilation of short films representing the best of last year’s NW Filmmakers’ Festival. Share your thoughts about film in Umpqua with folks who share your passion.

Wednesday Night Specials are always free and open to the public, donations are appreciated. For more information please contact  Andrew Apter, Executive Director at andrew@uvarts.com


2016-clay-place_fall-webWinter Term:
Jan 18 – Mar 10, 2017

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Friday January 20  |  5:30 – 7:30 PM

Part 1 of 3, class takes a comprehensive look at yoga as a physical practice, how it has changed from the early traditional forms up to the modern day. Learn More> 


Sunday, Dec 11 | 1  – 4 PM
$15 / person

Holiday Home Tour will dazzle you with three lavishly decorated homes! After you’ve toured the locations, meet us back at the Arts Center for live music, delicious refreshments, and an irresistible selection of holiday gifts on sale in our Holiday Pop Up Shop. Learn More>

Do your Holiday Shopping at the Arts Center! Featuring high-quality work from local and regional artists. Learn More>


The UVAA will be closed for the holidays, December 24 through January 2, 2017. We’ll also be closed  January 3 through January 6 for our annual maintenance week. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, January 10 | 10 AM – 4 PM.


Submission Deadline:
Friday, February 10, 2017

Share your creativity and passion for the 49th Annual Summer Arts Festival by creating an original artwork you think best exemplifies the Summer Arts Festival theme:
The He{art} of Umpqua. Learn More>


The heart of the Umpqua Valley in southern Oregon is rich in culture and the arts. Since 1979 the Umpqua Valley Arts Association has been involved in the culture and community of Roseburg, hosting the Annual Summer Arts Festival and other events.

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Friends of the Umpqua Valley Arts Association: 

Hallie E. Ford Endowment for Arts in Education of The Oregon Community Foundation, Ed Moorin Trust, Oregon Arts Commission, Dr. John Wm. and Betty Long Unruh Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, Betty Long Unruh Arts Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, The Ford Family Foundation, United Commercial Travelers, Cow Creek Band, Arnold Morton, Lory Utz, Richard Worthey and Debbie Kelley, Marie Rasmussen, Umpqua Insurance, Umpqua Bank, Lone Rock Timber, Dawn and Jeffery Thomas.