1. Parks and Recreation
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Parks and Recreation

Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center

222 E Drake Ave

Sara Hand Custer

Sara Hand Custer

Cultural Arts Director

Below is a list of music programs offered at the JDCAC. Also, check out the Auburn Parks and Recreation Quarterly Brochure.

If you are interested in signing up for one or more of the classes, please do so through MyRec. Registration will begin Monday, Feb. 5 at 8 a.m. Citizens must have an online MyRec account to register for any Parks and Recreation programs. To access the online system and create an account visit Programs with an associated cost will require payment which can be made online using a credit card. Individuals who wish to pay with cash or check can register and pay in person at the Harris Center, located at 425 Perry St., Monday thru Friday from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Registration will only be accepted from participants who live or work in the City of Auburn during the first two weeks of registration, Feb. 5 - 23.

Auburn University Music Project – Beginner Strings & Intermediate Strings

Created in the Fall of 2015, the Auburn University Music Project program aims to provide group lessons on orchestral string instruments to local students, as well as practical hands-on training for Auburn University music and music education undergraduate students. $150. Payable to AU.

Grade(s) Day(s) Date(s) Time Location
3rd + T 3/5 - 5/13 4 - 5:30 p.m. JDCAC
3rd + R 3/5 - 5/13 4 - 5:30 p.m. JDCAC

The AU Music project follows the Auburn University Academic Calendar. This is a continuation of our Fall 2023 classes. Please visit for more information.

Contact: Dr. Guy Harrison • (517) 648-2369 •

Make sure to create a MyRec account and register with us!