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Quality classroom art supplies don't come cheap, and it can be difficult for public schools to dedicate enough dollars to the arts. But a program that allows Fifth ... In just three years, Kids Tag Art Pinellas has raised $100,000 for elementary art programs and college scholarships. Statewide, the Kids Tag Art ...
Google thinks your face is worthy of framing, and wants to show you with a new feature in its arts & Culture app for Android & iOS. Credit: ... Specifically, the Arts & Culture app will take a selfie you shoot and run it through a database of artworks shared by institutions partnered with Google cultural program.

school staff developed the fundraiser to supplement these additional cost without taking money from other programs in the budget. "This year, Castaic Elementary School is proud to host our first annual bunco fundraiser," said Castaic Elementary staff in a news release. "We are asking for your help this year ...
NEW Palestine -- New Palestine high school's Community education Program is accepting registration for "Art for Everyone," a class designed for beginners or those with some art experience. The class will offer people the chance to explore various areas of art, including drawing, painting, ceramics, ...
Who can say why some gimmicks take off and others flop? But the Google arts & culture app tapped into the zeitgeist over the weekend, until it seemed like just about everyone with access to a camera phone and a social media account was seeking and sharing their famous painting doppelganger.
With proceeds going to Arcata Recreation's youth Development Scholarship Fund for the arts, and Arcata Elementary school's art program - the event remembers the past, while investing in our future. "Find an organization that you're passionate about, and volunteer. Find an event that's near and dear to ...

"I was in the hospital for many days not being able to do anything and art therapists weren't always able to get to us," Stumpf said. "I love sharing and I want to share this with others." A school art teacher, Lisa Durst, believed in the mission too. She helped Stumpf organize art kits and the organizer of a south ...
A program that helps at-risk youth stay off the streets through art is looking for a new place to go. Ottawa Innercity arts is a program run by Ottawa Innercity Ministries. They operate in a space in St Paul & St Peter's Church on Metcalfe Street. "Most of the kids are leaving home because of domestic violence.
The mission of non-profit Associates of the Idyllwild arts Foundation is to support education in the arts, specifically the programs of the Idyllwild Arts Academy and Summer Program, along with other cultural activities for the local community of Idyllwild. For more information please call (951) 659-2171 or visit ...
In 2000 came one of the arts program's biggest milestones: the opening of the state-of-the-art, 1,600-seat Boardman Performing Arts Center. ... that small and large schools appeal to students for different reasons - small schools have a family atmosphere, and large schools offer a wide variety of programs.
citizens and audience members will have opportunities to give feedback on the candidates and help select the symphony's first new music director since 2005. During that process Jessica Morel, the assistant conductor, will be in charge of concerts and educational programs. Vale believes that the arts in ...
Lakeville arts Council awards 14 grants for cultural programs .... The program is the largest, most decentralized one of its kind in the United States. ... $400; Lakeville COA, The Singing Trooper, $200; Lakeville COA, Avalon Band: Roaring 20′s Party, $350; Johnson-LaFave, Nancy, Book, Art & Bloom IV, ...
"We are pleased to have the opportunity this year to support the arts Council of Princeton's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day program," said Kristin Appelget, ... After breakfast, visitors can explore numerous art and history activities, including an Open Archive by the Historical Society of Princeton featuring a ...
It's a chance to eat a delicious five course chef-prepared meal while supporting local students in culinary arts programs. The event is put on by five local chefs and the culinary arts departments at College Station and Rudder high schools. The money raised helps the school programs buy new equipment, ...
ALLEGANY, NY -- The Western New York Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association will offer facilitator training for its dementia art program, Memories in the ... This program, open to staff and volunteers at skilled nursing and assisted living facilities and respite and adult day programs, allows people living with ...
The program runs Jan. 22 through April 29. New to SFPA is Kids Creative Movement. The ongoing class fosters creativity, teamwork, and self-confidence through movement. SFPA cultivates individual movement capabilities through the use of a variety of creative movement exercises. In this Creative ...
Now, NBC has partnered with the Educational Theatre Foundation (ETF) to revitalize high school arts programs--like the one depcited in the show--across the nation with R.I.S.E. America. The network has pledged $500,000 to provide $10,000 grants to 50 U.S. high schools. The winning schools can use ...

MANCHESTER, CT 2014 -- Manchester Community College has expanded its Visual Fine arts associate degree program to include a photography certificate, college officials said Monday. The photography certificate is an 18-credit program that prepares students to take a direct route to the work force, ...
I think the art captures all the cogent points of what each job focused on." Mary Ann Savakinus, the executive director of the Lackawanna Historical Society, moderated the lecture. "First of all, I think it's exciting that a Scranton artist took the time to celebrate our industry," she said. "At the time in 1948, the ...
Of course, that won't solve all of the struggles of being an arts group in Boston, but the program is providing free rehearsal space for the next year at ... ParadiseMoves says that for young companies like them, this program allows them to focus on art making, rather than funding for rehearsal spaces.
COLCHESTER, Vt. - Express yourself while enjoying the outdoors with Winooski's free art program, "Art in Nature". The City Of Winooski Department of Recreation & Parks is inviting the community to express themselves artistically throughout the city's beautiful public parks. The program is inspired by Andy ...
The activity was one of seven available free of charge during the kickoff of Kids' Month at the Galesburg Civic Art Center, 114 E. Main St. Peterson, an anthropology major who minors in art, recently returned from spending four months studying abroad in India. "I always had France in mind for studying ...
A practice chanter is needed for the course, and students can contact Molly Stone, VICA program manager at Catamount arts, with questions. ... According to the announcement, "The Vermont Institute of Celtic Arts actively preserves and promotes Celtic culture, language, art, dance, and music by offering ...
Two new older youth art programs are being offered by OSU Extension Service and their partner, Art Accelerated this winter. Programs will start the second week in January, 2018. Cost is $45 for each program, but the OSU Extension Service just recently learned we have $20 scholarships available upon ...
The Lewis Center for the arts' Program in Theater presents "Etched (PRINCETON, NJ) -- The Lewis Center for the Arts' Program in Theater at Princeton University will present the haunting drama Etched in Skin on a Sunlit Night by Kara Lee Corthron, directed by senior Abigail Jean-Baptiste. The play ...
With a Bachelor of arts in Global Development and Sustainability from St. John's University, you learn to develop systemic solutions that promote global solidarity and to effectively strategize in response to rapid global change. The program provides you with a broad framework for understanding global and sustainable ...
The Global arts Society in Bay County is launching a new workout program, with classes ranging from Senior Fit to Zumba and Yoga. ... You can also donate to the Global Arts Society, with all proceeds helping fund scholarships for students to attend artistic after school programs within the non-profit.
PRISM, a new after-school program sponsored by arts/West, United Campus Ministries and the Ohio University LGBT Center, will provide young ... Evanosky said the area currently has no programs aimed at LGBTQ youth or middle-school students in general. ... Art is a way to process your feelings.".
"Art is therapy. Art makes you smart," said Raj Ali, the artistic director for arts 4 peace. Raj helped start the program about a decade ago. Just recently, the program was able to secure space for its own gallery. As part of the program, the students will create works of art - whether it is a painting, jewelry or ...
The series of art class sessions targets adults learning English as a second language, refugees, immigrants and their children as well as all museum members, adult and child. While registration is suggested, the program is free thanks to underwriting by New Hampshire State Council on the arts and a ...
Sheri Crider once struggled with substance abuse and spent time in jail. But a counselor's question and her own artistic talent turned her life around. Now, she tries to use art to help others and create connections in the Albuquerque community. (Marla Brose/Albuquerque Journal).
On Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 7:00 pm, the Merritt Island Performing arts Center will present "astronomy for Everyone: Size and Scale of the Universe," an exciting program that describes the universe from the very small to the very large that begins inside, enjoying incomparable photos and videos of ...
The arts Commission of Greater Toledo put a major biennial community art show, Artomatic 419, on hiatus but ramped up its programming and opportunities for local artists through grant funding programs and a three-day arts and performance festival that brought more than 17,000 people to the downtown ...
Editor's note: Behind prison Walls is a continuing series by the Folsom Telegraph exploring the programs at Folsom State Prison that benefit our community and prepare inmates for future parole. Eleven inmates in the Folsom women's Facility graduated from the inaugural Culinary arts Management ...
students at Gibson Technical Center's Culinary arts program at Reeds Spring high school were recently served a sweet surprise by being named to the 2018 elite 50, an annual selection of the top high school hospitality programs in the nation. The National Center for Hospitality Studies at Sullivan ...
It also creates a uniform program for the district, especially the lower grades. "They're all learning the same thing, the project is just different," DuVerger said. teachers are also able to tie in the Common Core standards in art class and parallel it with the subjects students are learning in their other classes.
A summer arts program for high school and college students will benefit from the sale of sketches left behind by a Davenport artist who died in January. A check for $1,500 was presented Wednesday to Quad-City Arts' Metro youth Apprenticeship Program by friends of artist Dean Timmermann. The friends ...
It's easy to see the success of new arts programs at local Boys & Girls Clubs. It's in the story of club member Marque Morris. The digital music program helped Morris focus his energy and develop his skills in writing and performing music. It also opened his eyes to the career options via schools like McNally ...
As steward of the Murals of La Jolla public art program, the Athenaeum music & arts Library is known for hosting tours and providing history on the murals that grace our town. However, there's one mural with which The Athenaeum's had more of a hands-on approach -- the one created by its teen art ...
With much-needed repairs finally underway for the Mountain arts Community Center atop Signal Mountain, discussions have shifted from saving the historic building to expanding its recreational and educational offerings. During a roundtable community forum Dec. 4, supporters of the MACC brainstormed ...
The Yakima Symphony Orchestra and Chorus joined by the Yakima children's Choir, Dec. 2, 2012 with Lawrence Golan, conductor. (Photo by ...
"RUNTIME": Part of a *graphic design exhibition* highlighting the work of current and former students in Princeton University's Program in ...
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee created a dance program and a mural ... High-quality arts programs require professional artists with high expectations ... Mural artist Vedale Hill teaches art at the Davis club site and ...
"Ode to the sea: Art from Guantanamo Bay" displays 36 works, ... Erin Thompson runs the art program at John Jay and is curator of the exhibit.
China Grove elementary pursues arts program ... administrators at one Rowan-Salisbury school hope to transform its classrooms with art. ... A+ Arts is a national program that provides a framework for teachers and schools to ...
Anna Mirabai Lytton Foundation Looks To Expand Art And Wellness Programs ... The foundation has been supporting arts and wellness programs since the ... The foundation operates as something of a transport for program ...
arts Commission fine tunes artist grant program ... grant programs now have an increased focus on community engagement and public benefit," ...
... arts organization selected, joins other programs across five areas of focus, ... The local nonprofit's Restorative Justice program works year-round on ... one the inaugural grants from the Ford Foundation's Art for Justice Fund.
Daisy Gutierrez takes a break near art that is part of the 2017 Santa Barbara ... The Teen arts Mentorship program is structured as a series of classes ... "Programs like this are vital," said Sarah York Rubin, executive director ...
For years, the Fulton County arts and culture programs have provided ... I've taken advantage of music, dance and summer art programs for my ...


 

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