Coming up at Conspire

Castle Collectives

Local nonprofit The Castle and Conspire are collaborating on a pilot program to bring free artist-led monthly workshops to community youth. Castle Collectives will be offered 10-12 on the third Saturday of each month from June-November 2023 and January-April 2024. These free monthly programs are geared to K-12 kids and led by teaching artists of all kinds in our community center space.

Sign ups are first come, first serve!


January 20 → Animal Painting with Charlie Martoglio

For students ages 7-12
Learn techniques to paint scales, fur, patterns, skin, feathers and eyes while creating an animal of your choice!



February 17 → Snowglobe Tumbler with Heather Lawrence

For students of all ages
You'll learn how to make a glass can snowglobe tumbler. You'll learn how to use uv resin. And get to choose your own decals and glitter to make it totally customized to you! All ages welcome.


March 16 → Introduction to Woodblock Printmaking with Matt Rees

For students of all ages
Learn the basics of the ancient art of printmaking (the original meme!).



April 20 → Introduction to Herbalism and Plant Allies with Ella Dye Thomas

For students of all ages
Basic introduction to the identification, history, and use of 15 herbs. Each participant will take home there own tea blend created at the workshop using the provided 15 herbs and knowledge learned at the workshop.


December 2023 Events


Cat Cafe is back! We'll have Thai Iced Tea Boba and our new Blonde Roast Lattes on tap for $4 each. Help us raise money for homeless kitties!


Join us for a canvas painting party with complementary cocktails and kitty cats to pet. Maggie will help you create a masterpiece! Stop by the shop to reserve your place or register online:


Recurring Events

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LGBTQ+ Hangout

2nd and 4th Fridays 5:00-6:00 PM

 All LGBTQ+ community members and friends are welcome to join us for mutual support in an informal hangout. We will share pizza and drinks, and there will be a crafting area, games, books, and projects. Facillitator-led support and resources will be available to those who need it. Free community event. Contact us for more info.


LGBTQ+ Craft & Chat


LGBTQ+ Craft & Chat

1st and 3rd Fridays 4:00- 5:00PM

This is a quiet, one-on-one opportunity to craft together, talk freely, ask questions, process, and feel heard among fellow LGBTQ+ folks of all ages. Bring your own project or grab some materials from the Art Bar and make yourself at home. Free community event. Contact us for more info.


Youth Open Mic

Youth Open Mic- cancelled for December. Resumes in January 2024.

4th Fridays 6:00-8:00 PM- sign up at 5:30

Youth ages 12-19 are encouraged to stop by for an opportunity to get up on stage and sing, recite poetry, play an instrument, or perform in any way! This is a judgement free safe space to try out something new and hang out with friends. Pizza and drinks provided. Free community event. Contact us for more info.