Alan Winslow Recognized for Lifetime Achievement

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Yesterday evening, Alan Winslow was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at Leadership Evansville’s annual Celebration of Leadership. It was well deserved. Alan has spent 95 years learning, serving, and contributing to the betterment of our city. Alan continues to play an important role in our community by being active in multiple local and national […]

Thankful

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As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, it’s a good time to look back at everything that Patchwork has accomplished in the last year. Our 40th was a good year! The Patchwork Central Emergency Food Pantry – Our food pantry served 2765 individuals from 1577 households by distributing almost 24.5 tons of food. The Pantry is […]

It’s a Party! Alan’s 95th and Patchwork’s 40th

Whether it’s Alan Winslow’s 95th birthday, Patchwork Central’s 40th anniversary, or both, there’s a lot of history to celebrate this summer! Join us for an ice cream social. Visit with old friends, tell stories from back in the day, and bring your instrument so you can join in on the live music. The event will […]

Summer Arts Abound

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June at Patchwork Central was full of arts experiences for kids. The month began with Art Garden Week I with Susan Fowler leading our signature mix of storytelling, visual arts, gardening and cooking. From there, we moved into two Sculpture Weeks led by Christian Smith. Christian works primarily in wood. Participants toured Patchwork’s sculpture collection […]

Summer Starts

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Last week, Patchwork’s big room was a jumble of activity. More than 50 people age 1 to 90 joined together in a creative, colorful community to celebrate summer, art, and the natural world. It was Art Garden Week I! Threaded through it all was the story of Patchwork’s founding 40 years ago. Storyteller Susan Fowler helped […]