Open House - Register for Fall Classes!


Parents and students - it's that time again to sign up for Fall Classes. The first day of our classes is on August 10, 2015.  ClassRegistrationPic1148x98You can register online now by visiting our Parent Portal at or by visiting either of our locations: West Waugh St. or Cleveland Hwy.  Students and Parents will have an opportunity to tour the facilities, meet instructors and enjoy light refreshments during Open House.  Open House hours are listed below. You can also view our Fall schedule online at the Parent Portal.  For more information, call 706-529-3442 ext 1.

See full article with information about all our art, music, dance, and gymnastics classes.

Dance and Gymnastics leotards are in stock now in our Guild Shop.  We have received our first shipment of the required Gymnastics leotard for our Recreational classes. leotard1rz2 Sizes and quantities are limited and are first come, first serve.  Leotards for Gymnastics are required this year to be purchased when you register for classes.  All Gymnastics students are required to purchase the class leotard to wear every week to class and to wear at Expo at the end of the year.  The leotard is $55 and once you register your account will be charged.  (Picture at right is of a generic dance leotard and may not represent those featured at the Guild Center Shop)


The public is invited to Open House at the Guild's main facility, 520 W.
Waugh St. and at the Guild Dance and Gymnastics Center at 2518 Cleveland Highway, Aug 3 through 7...come take a look! 

 Open house at Guild Dance & Gymnastics Center:          Monday, August 3rd           9:00-3:00 pm

                                                                     Tuesday, August 4th          3:00-7:00 pm

*Ongoing Registration at Guild Center:   Monday, August 3rd           9:00-7:00 pm

                                                                     Tuesday, August 4th          9:00-7:00 pm

                                                                     Wednesday, August 5th   10:00-5:00 pm

                                                                     Thursday, August 6th       10:00-5:00 pm

                                                                     Friday, August 7th               9:00-1:00 pm

Open House at Creative Arts Guild:        Monday, August 3rd           3:00-7:00 pm

                                                                     Tuesday, August 4th                9:00-3:00 pm

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 Ongoing Registration at the Creative Arts Guild:

                                        Monday, August 3rd thru Friday, August 7th       9:00-5:00 pm


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Annual Meeting 2015

PeopleAtMeeting2RZThe Creative Arts Guild held its Annual Meeting of the Membership on Thursday, July 23rd to hear an update of our accomplishments in 2014-2015 and to hear what's on the horizon in the year ahead.  Also, at the meeting, a new Board of Directors was elected with the following officers assuming duties: John Wilson - Chair, Cathy Snyder - Vice Chair, Cindy McCreery - Treasurer, and Katie O'Gwin - Secretary. The meeting took place at the Guild facility at 520 West Waugh Street, Dalton.

Not a member of the Guild? Why not get to know us and see if there is a role you might play in promoting the ARTS in the Dalton area!  More information? Call Amanda Brown (706) 278-0168.


Frozen/Snow Queen Camp!

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Frozen/Snow Queen Camp Session 2 - Ages 3-5 years

July 20-24 (Monday-Friday) 4:30-5:15 pm

Camp Fee: $55 

Instructor: Jessie Fincher

Each dancer will Let It Go in this camp as they delve into the story and music of the hit Disney Movie Frozen which was inspired by the Hans Christian Andersen story of The Snow Queen.  Students will learn age appropriate ballet technique and should wear leotard, tights and ballet shoes to class.  Disney style costumes worn over leotard and tights are welcome!

Frozen/Snow Queen Camp 3-5 Session 2

Date Start Time End Time
Mon - 07/20/2015 4:30pm 5:15pm
Tue - 07/21/2015 4:30pm 5:15pm
Wed - 07/22/2015 4:30pm 5:15pm
Thu - 07/23/2015 4:30pm 5:15pm
Fri - 07/24/2015 4:30pm 5:15pm

Click here for the camp registration page (Parent Portal) or contact Jessie Fincher (706) 259-7264 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Also, it is not too late to sign up for our other classes including Hip hop, Jazz and Ballet for all ages!