Resource Spotlight: Making Art

Well, it’s almost time!  Our Spring Conference is happening this coming weekend!  To get you in the spirit, let’s talk about art, just as Linda Stinson will be doing on Saturday in her popular workshop Play & Discovery Through the Creative Arts.  “Kids just wanna have fun” and this workshop is designed to help you find more »

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Making Art with Children of All Ages

Title: Making Art with Children of All Ages Location: NSCC Kingstec Date: Saturday, April 13, 2013  Time: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Lunch not Provided* Fee: $50 Registration: Fax/mail/drop-off registration form with payment to Monica or Justine at the ECD Support Centre! (Deadline – April 5th) Facilitators: Terry Drahos Description: Local artist and art educator Terry Drahos will lead more »

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Resource Spotlight: Grow with Art

This week, for a change of pace, I want to talk about a local program instead of a book or some other resource in our Library. Grow with Art is an art education program for families and education settings.  Based at NSCC Kingstec, the program provides three main services for a nominal fee: Monthly art more »

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Painting & Drawing

Title: Painting & Drawing Location: NSCC AVC – Middleton Date: 11 April, 2011 Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm Fee: $10* Registration: Fax/mail/drop-off registration form to Joann or Justine at the ECD Support Centre! (Deadline – March 21) Facilitators: Kathleen Purdy Equivalency: approved for 2 hours Description: This workshop will focus on drawing and painting activities for more »

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Winter Activities

Magic Mover Place small metal objects inside an empty, plastic 2L bottle.  Seal the lid securely.  Give the toddlers a large horseshoe magnet and show them how to move the items inside the bottle with the magnet.  Try moving the items without the magnet.  Show them how the magnet sticks to other metal things in more »

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