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Where the Arts are for Everyone!

Our Mission

To provide quality artistic opportunities to the Sauk Valley Community.

Our Vision

To be the recognized leader in art opportunities by becoming entwined in the fabric of the community through helping people develop, promote, and share their artistic talents.

Our Values

  • Allow our customers to define quality in our services and programs
  • Remain a self-sustaining, financially sound entity
  • The premier resource for artistic opportunities
  • Speak of the arts and think Woodlawn

What We Offer

Woodlawn Arts Academy is the premiere arts academy in the Sauk Valley area. We offer daytime and evening instruction to all ages in all disciplines of the arts, including Visual Arts, Music, Dance, Theatre, Domestic Arts, Culinary Arts, Healing Arts and Literary Arts. The Academy is proud to be supported as an agency of the United Way of Whiteside County.

Is there another art that interests you? Contact our Program Coordinator and put in your request. We will do our best to accommodate you!

Contact Us

Woodlawn Arts Academy
3807 Woodlawn Road
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 626-4ART(4278)
Fax: (815) 626-2491
Executive Director Christy Zepezauer: czepezauer@woodlawnartsacademy.com
Program Coordinator Becky Rich: brich@woodlawnartsacademy.com
For rental information, Office Manager Dale Boston: dboston@woodlawnartsacademy.com

Facility Hours

Monday-Thursday: 9am-8pm
Fridays: 9am-6pm
Closed Saturdays & Sundays

See our Calendar of Events or Session Schedule for holidays we are closed.