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The Arts and Crafts Center is more than just crafts. The center houses a variety of programs and services including a do-it-yourself Wood Hobby Shop and Auto Hobby Shop, Custom Frame Shop with large format canvas and photo quality printing services, lamination services, pre-made frames and a do-it-yourself frame area. Our Engraving and Awards Shop is stocked with a large inventory of recognition awards and gift items.  Instructional classes available include ceramics, home decorating, wreathmaking, glass fusion, stained glass, painting, drawing, sewing, quilting, Pinterest crafts, basketweaving automotive, and woodworking.  New classes are always being added – check out the list of current classes and call for exact schedule dates/times.
Private Parties: Corks & Canvas, Cookies & Canvas, Craftastic Creations, or create your own custom party! Private parties from Arts & Crafts may be booked with Jackie White, or call 759-4084.   To learn more, click here.

Arts & Crafts Center Hours:
Monday-Friday-9:30am – 5:00pm
Open Studio Hours- 10:00am – 4:00pm

Arts & Crafts Center: Located in Building 424, Located adjacent to the Dole Community Center

Phone: (316) 759-4084
DSN: 743-4084


Plaque Shop & Frame Shop

Monday – Friday       9:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday- Sunday     Closed
Family/Goal Days      Closed


Thursday & Friday        1pm – 6pm
Saturday & Sunday      11:30am – 6:30pm
Family and Goal Days: Open if it falls on Thursday or Friday
*Clean up begins 30 minutes before closing*

Free Mandatory Safety Classes offered
Wednesdays        2-5:30pm
Friday                  6:15-8:45pm
*Call 759-4084 to register. Registration must be completed 24 hours before scheduled class*

Vehicle Resale Lot

Open 24/7
Located at the east end of the pool parking lot – a highly visible area to advertise the sale of your vehicle, motorcycle, boat, trailer, or RV. Registration available at any of the Arts & Crafts Shops.  Proof of vehicle registration is required at the time of registration. Cost is $25 per month.



  • McConnell Wood Shop is a self-help facility. Safety, education, equipment and tools are provided to ensure that your woodworking experience is one of learning and succeeding.
  • After successful safety qualifications have been met, you will have access to a variety of equipment to meet your woodworking beginner, novice or expert level woodworking needs: sanders, lathes, planer, routers, band saw, drills, and much more. The shop has instructional classes for all levels of woodworking.
  • Features a CNC Piranaha for customer use which features interchangeable routing laser etching.
  • Hourly fee is only $6 and there is an $80 monthly fee which will save money if you use the shop regularly. 
  • The shop is open Thursday-Friday 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. ; Saturday-Sunday 11:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
  • Wood Shop Safety Classes are held: Wednesday 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm and Friday 6:15 pm – 8:45 pm


  • The Arts & Crafts Center is adding 3D printing to its line of services & equipment. 3D printing is the process of making a physical object from a three-dimensional digital model, typically by laying down many thin layers of a material in succession.
  • The Printerbot 3D printers are user friendly with self-calibrating beds.  Introductory 3D printing classes will be available for a nominal fee.

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