Patchwork Summer “is Better Than TV!”

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Our summer Arts & Smarts children’s programming began last week with Art Garden Week I. A total of 32 children and 39 teen and adult volunteers participated in at least one day of Art Garden. Activities included: Telling stories with Susan Fowler about monarch butterflies’ incredible annual migration from Mexico to Canada and back. Making ceramic butterflies […]

Springing Into Summer

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I’ve always thought that if you distilled the entire Arts & Smarts program down into a single week, that week would look a whole lot like an Art Garden Week: a big group of children, teens, and adults learning, creating, growing, and having fun together; everyone feeling welcome; everyone becoming not just friends but feeling […]

Springing Into Summer

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in Arts & Smarts, Uncategorized

I’ve always thought that if you distilled the entire Arts & Smarts program down into a single week, that week would look a whole lot like an Art Garden Week: a big group of children, teens, and adults learning, creating, growing, and having fun together; everyone feeling welcome; everyone becoming not just friends but feeling […]

Arts & Smarts Happenings

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There’s been so much happening around Patchwork lately that it’s impossible to keep up with it all in my Patchwork Updates. You’d best stop by to really get caught up! For one, all kinds of things have been happening in the children’s program. Art activities have included a whole series focusing on: The series is […]