“Spacecraft Design 101″

“Spacecraft Design 101”

at the Davies Memorial Library in Waterford, Vermont 

July 19, 2019 ~ 9:30 -11:30 a.m.

 

Every young astronaut dreams of designing & creating their own cardboard space travel machine. April Zajko will lead this hand-on workshop where every child will be encourage to let their creativity shine. Afterwards participants will be ready to blast off home with their own rocket or spaceship.

Kindly pre-register by calling the library (802- 748-4609) so we will have enough materials on hand!

Though April has not traveled to space herself, she has inspired children for almost two decades to reach for the stars! As a licensed Early Childhood Educator, she believes that children (of all ages) learn through play and that the universe of knowledge and joy awaits children in the books they read!

 

Pop Up Art Studio ~ December 18

Local Teaching Artist, April Zajko, will be offering a series of “Pop Up Art Studio” sessions in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. These open studio sessions are for everyone! Pop Up Art Studio is a welcoming space, that creates opportunities for dialogue, skill sharing, and art making between people of differing backgrounds, ages, cultures and abilities. If you would like to host a Pop Up Art session at your business, organization, or circle of friends please contact April at aprilzajko@gmail.com

April’s unique perspective as an early childhood educator makes participants of ALL ages and artistic abilities feel welcomed and at ease. With a focus on enjoying the process of art making, participants can feel the gentle transformative power of creating art in a cozy and encouraging space where ALL are welcome.

The December 18th session will focus on card making with mixed media & paper collage. Participants are invited to drop in for an hour (or several hours) to sip tea, chat, and create unique paper collages. Bring a friend or family member or come meet new friends in your community.

POP UP ART STUDIO ~ Card Making

December 18th

12:00-8:00PM

Location: 142 Eastern ~ St. Johnsbury, Vermont

$10 suggested donation per person

No one turned away for lack of funds

All ages (Children 8 and under must attend with a responsible adult)

 

Live Music from 5-8 p.m. with “BOBBY FARLICE SOUND SYSTEM”

With a long history of music in Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay area, Bobby Farlice was a member of Nobuko Miyamoto’s band Warriors of the Rainbow and the Change Band with Flip Nunez and Michael Howell. He was also a contributor to music for the progressive social scene at San Francisco’s Glide Memorial Church. His set is jazz, blues and Latin, all with a touch of soul, and all for your listening pleasure. Having played the nightclub scene for many years, he prefers playing community gigs like First Night, which he generously supports. The sound system in the Bobby Farlice Sound System is his Roland FP2  keyboard with Session Partner, which turns Bobby into a one-man band.

Art Series: Gifts from the Heart

Art Workshop Series: “Gifts from the Heart”  ~ for children ages 5-8

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This children’s art series is designed for ages 5-8. The classes will give children the space to explore a variety of art materials and the opportunity to create four unique homemade gifts. Projects will include: jiggle-scribble bots, keepsake painted canvas, eco-sculptures, and paper collage. Children can choose to wrap their projects so they can be given as gifts from the heart to their loved ones.

Where: Catamount Arts Center Classroom in Saint Johnsbury 
When: Wednesday, December 5, 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Fridays, December 7 – December 21, 9:30-11:00 am

Instructor: April Zajko, M.Ed.

Class fee: $60. Catamount Arts is committed to offering quality arts activities for children, regardless of ability to pay. Please call 802-748-2600 ext 108 and speak to Anne to inquire about scholarship availability or working out a payment
plan.

Registration Deadline: November 30

To register, head over to the Catamount Arts website:

http://www.catamountarts.org/shows/details/gifts-from-the-heart-ages-5-8