Fine Arts Members With Opportunities for Youth!

Our youth are welcome and encouraged to contact these Fort Dodge Fine Arts members and become involved!  They would love the fresh perspective of our talented youth! If you have any questions, please contact:

Shelly Bottorff, Executive Director or 515.570.7807


Widening the Stage Grant for Youth in Music

Please click here for the Widening the Stage grant application. This grant provides financial assistance for students who want to participate in music. This grant is sponsored by the Fort Dodge Community Foundation. Details are included in the grant application document.

Arts Organizations that have opportunities for youth!



Playwriting, videography, music, theatre


Arts R Alive in Webster City

Sidewalk art during sculpture event


Blanden Art Museum

Many art activities for youth



Creative Space, video presentations, spiritual

Like CANA on Facebook, 18 S. 3rd St, free


Comedia Musica Players

Musical theatre troupe


First Covenant Church

Youth activities


FD Area Symphony Orchestra

4 performances/yr, incl. youth spring concert


Fort Dodge Camera Club

Meets 3rd Wed on each month, 7pm, Permanent Collection Gallery Art, 921 Central Ave.

All are welcome—Like on Facebook

Fort Dodge Choral Society

Performances fall, winter, spring


FD Community Schools

Band, orchestra, theatre


Fort Frenzy

Family fun, games and events


Fort Museum and Frontier Village

Hands on activities for youth


Gillette Music Academy

Vocal and instrumental music

Fine Gillette on Facebook


Hollingsworth School of Dance & Gymnastics

Dance, gymnastics classes & studio


Hawkeye Community Theatre

Live local theatre—adults and youth


 King Ringers Handbell Chorus

Performs music w/ hand bells

Like on Facebook


Karl L. King Municipal Band

Performs throughout the year—youth welcome


Lizard Creek Blues Society

Opportunity to help w/ blues concerts


McSweeney School of the Performing Arts

Vocal, instrumental, piano and violin



Opportunity to help organize concerts


Stage Door Productions

Performs small musicals and youth theatre


St. Edmond Catholic Schools

Band, choir, theatre


St. Paul Lutheran School

Theatre, choir, band


Webster County Conservation

Art in Nature—Many FREE events & activities

Webster County Genealogical Society

Research your genealogy, history of our area


Webster County Historical Society

Preserves & promotes heritage of Webster County



Webster County Museum

History of Life in Webster County

Facebook or (515) 570-1501