Fun and educational pop culture-themed workshops taking place at our headquarters in Denver and throughout the metro area!

Spring 2020 Schedule

Special Offer:

Join the Classroom Clubhouse and get ALL Spring 2020 workshops for $100!
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March

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code Club

PCC is hosting our very own Girls Who Code Club for grades 6-12!

About this Event

Girls Who Code Clubs provide youth with FREE after-school curriculum and resources to help 6th-12th grade girls build important life skills as they join a sisterhood of supportive peers, learn about inspiring female role models, and learn how to use computer science to positively impact their community.

Interested in learning how to code? Students in grades 6-12 can join us for this 6-week session designed to introduce concepts of coding, foster sisterhood, and build creativity skills! Throughout the club, students will have the opportunity to get hands-on coding practice and work together to create a passion project.

Best part? This club is 100% FREE! Don’t miss out and register today!

Our club will meet from 4:30pm – 6:30pm on the following Mondays:

  • April 6th
  • April 13th
  • April 20th
  • April 27th
  • May 4th

Register Today


April

Prep Your Denver Pop Culture Con Cosplay

Saturday, April 18, 10:00 a.m.- 12 p.m.

Join professional cosplayers, and get advice on how to design and construct your own cosplay in time for DPCC 2020!

About this Event

Ages 8 and Up

$10

Denver Pop Culture Con is coming up fast, and its time to start planning out your cosplay! Come join our professional cosplayers and get advice on how to construct and design your own con cosplay. Whether this is your first costume or your 100th, you’re invited and welcome at this planning get together.

Educational Takeaways

  • Attendees will gain project management skills as they plan and execute their costume pieces.
  • Attendees will think creatively as they design and construct their costume pieces.
  • Attendees will expand their methods of self-expression.
  • Attendees will leave with a plan for completing their cosplay in time for DPCC 2020.

Did you know? Most of PCC’s workshops are ages 8+, meaning that interested kids, teens, and adults are welcome! PCC’s teachers use a mix of whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to reach attendees specific needs and create a uniquely intergenerational learning experience.

Register Today


Manga Madness: Drawing for Manga

Monday, April 20, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Raise your manga game to PLUS ULTRA levels!

About this Event

Ages 8 and Up

$10

Come join professional comic artists and explore what differentiates Japanese manga from western comic art, and learn the skills you need to draw in a Japanese style!

Educational Takeaways

  • Attendees will gain critical thinking skills by analyzing the overt and subtle differences between Japanese and western comic styles.
  • Attendees will learn and demonstrate drawing skills specific to storytelling in Japanese comic art styles.
  • Attendees will develop graphic literacy skills.
  • Attendees will expand their methods of self-expression.

Did you know? Most of PCC’s workshops are ages 8+, meaning that interested kids, teens, and adults are welcome! PCC’s teachers use a mix of whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to reach attendees specific needs and create a uniquely intergenerational learning experience.

Register Today


Family Game Night

Friday, April 24, 5-8 p.m.

Drop by Pop Culture Classroom and you can enjoy our curated collection of board, video, and virtual reality games!

About this Event

$5

Looking for some wholesome fun on a Friday night? Drop by Pop Culture Classroom, and you can enjoy our curated collection of board, video, and virtual reality games! Learn how to play a new game or two or bust out an old favorite, and build community with us as we celebrate the experience of gaming together.

This event is ALL AGES.

Register Today


Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code Club

PCC is hosting our very own Girls Who Code Club for grades 6-12!

About this Event

Girls Who Code Clubs provide youth with FREE after-school curriculum and resources to help 6th-12th grade girls build important life skills as they join a sisterhood of supportive peers, learn about inspiring female role models, and learn how to use computer science to positively impact their community.

Interested in learning how to code? Students in grades 6-12 can join us for this 6-week session designed to introduce concepts of coding, foster sisterhood, and build creativity skills! Throughout the club, students will have the opportunity to get hands-on coding practice and work together to create a passion project.

Best part? This club is 100% FREE! Don’t miss out and register today!

Our club will meet from 4:30pm – 6:30pm on the following Mondays:

  • April 6th
  • April 13th
  • April 20th
  • April 27th
  • May 4th

Register Today


May

Painting RPG Minis

Wednesday, May 6, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

In this workshop, we’ll guide you through a hands-on, step-by-step process for painting minis for tabletop game!

About this Event

Ages 8 and Up

$10

Whether you’re playing Warhammer, D&D, or any other game featuring miniatures, you’ll probably want to paint and customize your own figurines. Painting small, detailed figures might seem intimidating, but PCC is here to help you get started or refine your technique! In this workshop, we’ll guide you through a hands-on, step-by-step process of painting your minis to your liking.

Educational Takeaways

  • Attendees will expand their methods of self-expression.
  • Attendees will learn what tools they need to paint miniature figures.
  • Attendees will learn how they can transfer unique aspects of their character into their mini figure.
  • Attendees will think creatively as they customize their figures.

Did you know? Most of PCC’s workshops are ages 8+, meaning that interested kids, teens, and adults are welcome! PCC’s teachers use a mix of whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to reach attendees specific needs and create a uniquely intergenerational learning experience.

Register Today


Creating Fantastic Fan Art

Saturday, May 9, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Pop Culture Classroom teachers will guide you through how to create a stunning piece of fan art.

About this Event

Ages 8 and Up

$10

Everyone is nerdy about something, so come show off your fandom with pride! Pop Culture Classroom teachers will guide you through how to create a stunning piece of fan art, incorporating your favorite characters into settings familiar and new. Come exercise your creativity and art skills, all while celebrating your very favorite things!

Educational Takeaways

  • Attendees will be able to recognize elements that make an art piece compelling.
  • Attendees will be able to recognize and discuss historical examples of art.
  • Attendees will expand their methods of self-expression.

Did you know? Most of PCC’s workshops are ages 8+, meaning that interested kids, teens, and adults are welcome! PCC’s teachers use a mix of whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to reach attendees specific needs and create a uniquely intergenerational learning experience.

Register Today


Mystery Box Board Game Design Challenge

Friday, May 15, 5 – 8 p.m.

Compete in teams in a board game design challenge for a chance to win FREE passes to Denver Pop Culture Con 2020!

About this Event

Ages 8 and Up

$5 per participant.

It’s Game On! at Pop Culture Classroom! Gather your team of up to 4 participants and compete to create the best board game possible in a 2-hour time limit, using only the “mystery box” items provided to you by PCC! When it’s all said and done you’ll show of your work to our panel of judges, and the winning team will be rewarded with free 3-day passes to Denver Pop Culture Con 2020!

  • Attendees will form their own team of up-to 4 participants.
  • Attendees may ONLY use the materials provided to them
  • If an attendee wishes to participate but does not have a team, they will be matched up with a team upon arriving or they may compete
  • independently.
  • No attendee will walk away empty handed!

Educational Takeaways

  • Attendees will gain project management skills as they plan and execute their costume pieces.
  • Attendees will think creatively as they design and construct their costume pieces.
  • Attendees will expand their methods of self-expression.
  • Attendees will leave with knowledge of how to create their own floral crowns and makeup looks.

Did you know? Most of PCC’s workshops are ages 8+, meaning that interested kids, teens, and adults are welcome! PCC’s teachers use a mix of whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to reach attendees specific needs and create a uniquely intergenerational learning experience.

Register Today


Getting Into Voice Acting

Saturday, May 23, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Come learn from a professional voice actor all about how you can get your foot into the voice acting industry!

About this Event

Ages 8 and Up

$10

Voice actors are everywhere! From animated films and TV shows, to video games, to radio and TV commercials, creators are always looking for voice actors to contribute to their work. How do voice actors get started? What do you need to impress at an audition? Come learn from a professional voice actor about how you can get your foot into the voice acting industry

Educational Takeaways

  • Attendees will expand their methods of self-expression
  • Attendees will expand their creativity as they consider new ways to present themselves and their vocal tool.
  • Attendees will think critically about what casting directors are looking for and how to stand out.

Did you know? Most of PCC’s workshops are ages 8+, meaning that interested kids, teens, and adults are welcome! PCC’s teachers use a mix of whole-group, small-group, and individual instruction to reach attendees specific needs and create a uniquely intergenerational learning experience.

Register Today


Family Game Night

Friday, May 29, 5-8 p.m.

This event is ALL AGES.

$5

Looking for some wholesome fun on a Friday night? Drop by Pop Culture Classroom, and you can enjoy our curated collection of board, video, and virtual reality games! Learn how to play a new game or two or bust out an old favorite, and build community with us as we celebrate the experience of gaming together.

Register Today


Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code Club

PCC is hosting our very own Girls Who Code Club for grades 6-12!

About this Event

Girls Who Code Clubs provide youth with FREE after-school curriculum and resources to help 6th-12th grade girls build important life skills as they join a sisterhood of supportive peers, learn about inspiring female role models, and learn how to use computer science to positively impact their community.

Interested in learning how to code? Students in grades 6-12 can join us for this 6-week session designed to introduce concepts of coding, foster sisterhood, and build creativity skills! Throughout the club, students will have the opportunity to get hands-on coding practice and work together to create a passion project.

Best part? This club is 100% FREE! Don’t miss out and register today!

Our club will meet from 4:30pm – 6:30pm on the following Mondays:

  • April 6th
  • April 13th
  • April 20th
  • April 27th
  • May 4th

Register Today


We strive for every student who wants to attend our summer camps to have the opportunity to do so! We offer full and partial scholarships for students who meet the criteria detailed in our scholarship forms. Please submit the form at least three weeks (21 business days) before the start of camp. All forms will be reviewed by our staff and applicants will be notified within 5-7 business days (before the start of camp).

¡Queremos que todos los estudiantes que quieran asistir a nuestros campamentos de verano tengan la oportunidad de hacerlo! Ofrecemos becas completas y parciales para los estudiantes que cumplen con los criterios detallados en la forma para las becas. Envíe la forma al menos con tres semanas (21 días hábiles) antes del inicio del campamento. Todas las formas serán revisadas por nuestro personal y los solicitantes serán notificados dentro de los 5-7 días hábiles (antes del inicio del campamento).