Membership, Program Registration & Conditions
- Membership is for 12 months from September 1st to August 31st.
- Membership fees are non-refundable.
- If you are not currently a member and registering for a class, the regular fee must be paid.
- Membership benefits include: discounts on Pumphouse programs, art supplies & framing; FREE admission to 100 art galleries across Ontario; eligible for Members' Drop-in Studio & to exhibit your artwork and more! Membership Benefits.
- Pre-registration is required a minimum of 7 days prior to the start of all classes and workshops.
- Full payment must be made at time of registration.
- Online registration is now available. You can also register in person or phone during office hours or by mail or email.
- Accepted payment: cash, cheque (payable to ‘The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre’), Visa or Mastercard.
- Drop-in classes do not require pre-registration.
- Adult class & workshop fees do not include materials unless otherwise stated. Details regarding additional material fees and/or a materials list will be provided.
- When a materials list is provided, students are required to provide their own materials.
- It is recommended not to purchase supplies until you have gotten confirmation from our office or the instructor that the class is proceeding.
- Show your membership card and receive 10% discount on art supplies at Curry’s or discounted canvases at Framecraft.
- Students are required to use odourless solvents.
- Additional materials kits are available for some classes & workshops and fees are payable to the instructor on the first day of class.
- Children & Youth class fees include materials.
Cancellations & Refunds
- Classes require a minimum number of students to proceed. If a course is cancelled, registrants will be given one week’s notice and a full refund.
- There is NO REFUND on classes the student cancels less than 14 days prior to the start of the class.
- There are no discounts, credits or refunds for classes not attended by the student.
Special Discount Offers
Early Bird – 10% discount if you register AND pay for two or more classes early. Please check programs brochure or with office for date.
Snowbird – Please call the Pumphouse for details.
To take advantage of these offers, you must be a Pumphouse member, pay by cash or cheque and register by the specified date. These offers do not include membership fees or materials.
ProKids Financial Assistance - Can assist eligible applicants in covering some or all costs of programs for children and youth. Details.
Volunteer Rewards Program Volunteer at the Pumphouse for discounts on classes. Details.