WE ALL ARE BOISE

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The Anne Frank Memorial at the Wassmuth Center for Human Rights in Boise, Idaho was vandalized on three consecutive days with racist and Antisemetic graffiti.  At the memorial were two stone tablets with the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Viciously and telling, those tablets were among the vandals’ targets.  Puffin West had granted the Wassmuth Center this year and that … Read More

POETRY POSTCARDS

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THE BEYOND BAROQUE FOUNDATION’S Poetry Post Cards Sunday April 30 1:00 PM  – 4:00 PM Back by popular demand! Join the whole community in writing and mailing protest poems to political representatives. Postcards, art supplies, and a list of local and national representatives will be provided so that all can voice their concerns over our current politics. Postage provided so … Read More

HANDS-ON

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Visionaries and Voices (V+V) Studio Program In Cincinnati, OH  offers studio space, art supplies and additional physical support for artists with developmental disabilities. They also support the presentation and marketing for these artists five times a year. V+V Studio Program http://www.visionariesandvoices.com is designed to foster an inclusive creative environment. The program permits the V+V artists he time, facilities and assistance to … Read More

WHAT IS HOME?

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WILD GOOSE CREATIVE will be collaborating with Star House Center https://starhouse.ehe.osu.edu  a drop in place for homeless teens on the OSU campus, which provides youth experiencing homelessness with a safe, respite from the streets and connects them to a chance for a productive life. This is a Day Center and youths can only stay there for 12 consecutive hours so … Read More

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Problems and Solutions Global Water Dance illuminates water issues through the art of dance and takes place in over 80 cities on six continents on the same day. On June 24th the Flint Michigan community will come together for their first-ever site of GWD. This event is a celebration of togetherness and de-victimization through dance in several cites throughout the … Read More

FALLEN FRUIT and it’s FREE

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Fallen Fruit of Columbus: Block after Block was originally created by Los Angeles-based artists David Burns and Austin Young. Their art collaborative Fallen Fruit will partner with the Wexner Center to create and install two public fruit parks in Columbus in spring 2017-one in Weinland Park, at East 11th Avenue and North 4th Street, and the other in South Columbus, … Read More

TAP YOUR FEET AND EAT

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SID Public Services Association (SPSA) supports the development of downtown and operates Pearl Market which is an open-air farmers’ market located across the street from the Ohio Statehouse. The market operates Tuesdays and Fridays 10:30-1:30 from June to October. The direct marketing opportunity for the 15 farmers in 2016 who participated in this market is unparalleled in the region as … Read More

SAVE THE DATES

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2 weeks of Award-Winning, International and Independent Film Nov. 5th-19th The Columbus Jewish Film Festival  (CJFF) invites you to join us on a two-week cinematic journey … a kaleidoscope of comedies, dramas and documentaries exploring the global Jewish experience with stories of joy and celebration, love and loss, tolerance and activism, ethics and history. Twelve Films in Fourteen days!!! and … Read More

SINGING INTHE HOUSE

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Columbus Children’s Choir will bring MUSIC AND SONG to the Central Community House (CCH) though a partnership program with Ohio Alliance for Arts Education.   Senior Choir members will be given apprentice opportunities to learn about teaching music and managing a classroom of kindergarteners through third graders who will have weekly music/choir classes. There will be 3 sessions and at the … Read More

THEATER OF CONVICTION

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A new collaboration between a teaching artist at Otterbein University and CATCO will work with male inmates at Marion (Ohio) Correctional Institution to rehearse and stage a new play. The play is being developed collaboratively and will feature theatrical scenes, personal storytelling as well as spoken word, rap, poetry, music and dance. The play will address issues of what HOPE, … Read More