What’s Your Spark?

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We spend a lot of time talking about sparks in the Arts & Smarts after school program. Our adult volunteers and staff have shared them. Then the children have added their own. No, it’s nothing dangerous. Sparks are actually something that helps kids succeed in life! It’s all based on research that comes from The […]

Future Dreams

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Lately in the Arts & Smarts program, we’ve been talking a lot about the children’s interests, talents, dreams, and goals. We’ve asked our program participants about their “sparks”: the things that excite them and that they are passionate about. We’ve had Patchwork staff and volunteers share their own sparks. We’ve led the children in different activities: […]

Future Dreams

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Lately in the Arts & Smarts program, we’ve been talking a lot about the children’s interests, talents, dreams, and goals. We’ve asked our program participants about their “sparks”: the things that excite them and that they are passionate about. We’ve had Patchwork staff and volunteers share their own sparks. We’ve led the children in different activities: […]

The New, The Continued, and the Fall Fundraising Events

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This week marks the beginning of a new year of Arts & Smarts activities. We anticipate that it will be another good one filled with many wonderful children, parents, staff, and volunteers. Of course we’ll keep you posted! Our Arts & Smarts program strives to provide much needed support for children during the after school […]