Laurel Arts offers art classes from adult coloring books to wreath making. Guest instructors will guide the participants while they create something unique and beautiful. Classes are available for all ages.View Classes »


Our goal is to provide your dancer with the best dance experience possible. Our studio offers classes to both children and adults. Our offerings include ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, and hip hop.View Classes »

Studio Kids Preschool

Studio Kids Preschool offers a unique, high-quality academic and arts-focused curriculum aligned to state academic standards and  is licensed through the Pennsylvania Department of Education as a Private Academic Preschool.Learn More »


Together we are keeping the arts alive in Somerset County!

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Laurel Highlands Photo Friends Exhibit

May 12 – June 8
Stop by the galleries to view images submitted, representing all ages and abilities. This juried exhibit features eight (8) categories of photography: Scenic, Floral, Fauna & Birds, People, General, Digital Art & Alternative Processes, Black & White, and Nighttime. There will also be entries accepted for the Town Planner and the first-place winner will appear on the cover of the 2023 Somerset County Town Planner.
As always, exhibits at the Dressler Center are open to the public and free to enjoy but donations are accepted and greatly appreciated.

The Philip Dressler Center for the Arts

214 South Harrison Avenue

Somerset, PA 15501


Philip Dressler Center Hours of Operation

Monday 11 – 6

Tuesday 11 – 6

Wednesday 11 – 6

Thursday 11 – 6

Friday Closed

Saturday 10 – 2

Sunday Closed

Laurel Arts Education & Dance Center

601 Georgian Place

Somerset, PA 15501


Education and Dance Center Hours of Operation

We are currently following our summer schedule hours.

Monday 9 -4

Tuesday 9 -4

Wednesday 9 -4

Thursday 9 -4

Friday 9 -4

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed