PUFFIN PROUD

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PFW was proud to work with the Wexner Center and the Community to create two Fallen Fruit gardens in CMH.   This apple tree was dedicated to Dorothea Rosenstein, whose work in helping to bring Puffins back to the islands of New England  was the inspiration for our NFP’s name.  Unlike Captain Kirk’s  prime directive  which was not to interfere, these … Read More

FINAL REPORT HELPER

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Dear Puffin Friends! We hope that you have all have an uplifting year and are pleased that your  programming has met and exceeded your hopes and visions. In order to better help you create your FINAL REPORT that is due by Dec. 15th 2017 which is a due diligence item described in the paperwork that accompanied your award check.   We have created … Read More

MUCH BETTER THAN A ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE

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12 million barrels of oil are used each year to make plastic bags consumed in the U.S.   That, FYI is the total amount of oil that is held in our Strategic oil reserve. Not that is plain stupid as it is so easy to bring your own beautiful bag (not made in China). Our friends at Artichoke Dance Company in … Read More

FOUR LEGGED ENDANGERED SPECIES FLIES ONLY

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The fourteenth Endangered Species mural is finished! This one is located in the Laurel District of Oakland, CA, and is a little different in theme and execution form the other murals in the series. First off- it’s not one mural, but four. And secondly, it features a species that is not just endangered, but extinct (at least in California). The … Read More

To Our Backbone Friends and Artist Roger Peet

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From the October issue of In These Times. KATE ARONOFF Landowners who live along its proposed route—made an unconditional pledge: “Standing Rock was a dress rehearsal compared to what this will be. We are not going to let an inch of foreign steel touch Nebraska soil.” A gauntlet had been thrown. Water contamination is of special concern for the tribes. If … Read More

CALLICOON CALLING

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The Little Farm Show was performed at the Delaware Youth Center in Callicoon NY. by the NACL theater. The NACL is a local theater group committed to “cultivating a culture of creativity through the development and presentation of innovative theater, education, and sustainable community service.” The show was a rollicking musical extravaganza that focused on foods, farms and the environment. … Read More

OH MY SWEET LAND

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This tour-de-force solo show based on interviews with Syrian refugees in Jordan and Lebanon will be performed in 2017 in venues which include private homes, and restaurants and community spaces like Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California, Reem’s, and Birba. around the Bay Area. It is presented by Golden Thread Productions as part of their 20 year anniversary series. This … Read More

A COLUMBUS PREMIER OF DANCER SUSAN VAN PELT PETRY’S NEW WORKS

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“It was a real opportunity—in fact, a need, a desire, a yen—to return to full time art-making,” Van Pelt Petry said. “I said, ‘OK, I’m going to perform again.’ And so I am, and I’m quite excited about it.” In The Linen Closet and Other Collections, Van Pelt Petry will give the world premieres of her newly choreographed works The … Read More