The Arts Castle, 190 W. Winter St., Delaware, offers a variety of visual and performing art classes each quarter. Special exhibits, events and other information are announced on the website artscastle.org, where class descriptions and registration procedures also are listed. Volunteer applications are accepted in person during business hours, or by calling 740-369-2787. The Castle also is on Facebook.
* New classes begin Jan. 20. Registration for traditional and new course offerings is underway now.
* The annual Juried High School Art Exhibit will be open for viewing during the month of February. A reception for the student artists will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 2. Students at all of Delaware County's high schools have contributed paintings, drawings, photography, computer graphics, ceramics, sculpture, jewelry and other mediums to the contest. Fidelity Federal Savings and Loan is the sponsor of this year's contest.
* ART: Altered Reclaimed Textiles, an exhibit sponsored by a PNC grant, will be up through Jan. 17.