Local Happenings Categorized: Educational

Henna with Carolyn Roust at the Library
Leverett, MA

A picture of hands adorned in the art of Magic Tree Henna.

Event Date: February 10, 2019 Time: 2:00 – 4:00 PM Place:  Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Visit the Leverett Library on February 10th to learn more about the beautiful art of henna from artist Carolyn Roust, of Magic Tree Henna. You’ll also be able to create your own design, have it applied, and try it yourself! See more of Carolyn’s work on her website or Facebook. 

Author Talk: Andrew Forsthoefel
Leverett, ME

The cover of Andrew Forsthoefel's book "Walking to Listen; 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time"

Event Date: January 3, 2019 Time:  6:30-8:00 PM Place: Leverett Library 75 Montague Rd., Leverett, MA 01054 Local author, and featured TEDx speaker,  Andrew Forsthoefel is coming to the Leverett Library. Forsthoefel is a writer, speaker, and peace activist. He is coming to the library to discuss themes from his book “Walking to Listen: 4,000 Miles Across America, One Story at a Time”. The book will be available for purchase, and Forsthoefel will be on hand for signings.  For more information,… Read more »

Blount County Leadership Class
Alabama

The Blount County Leadership Class Logo

Event Date: January 17th – June 30th Time:  8:00-10:00 AM Place: Blount-Oneonta Chamber of Commerce 201 1st Ave E, Oneonta, Alabama 35121 The 2019 Blount County Leadership Class will begin on Thursday, January 17, 2019, and will meet monthly on the third Thursday through June. $325 tuition is due the first week of January. The Blount County Leadership program is designed to explore our community’s critical issues in education, government, health care, human services, race relations, criminal… Read more »

Daum Museum of Contemporary Art: Fall/Winter Exhibitions
Sedalia, MO

Event Date: September-December Event Time: Tuesday – Friday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday – Sunday 1 – 5 p.m. Closed Mondays  Place: 3201 West 16th Street Sedalia, MO 65301 The Daum Museum of Contemporary Art has been a staple in Sedalia since 2002 when it first opened on the State Fair Community College. The museum’s mission is to turn the spotlight on art created since the mid-20th century and to enhance the cultural, and educational life… Read more »

Buxton Garden Club Scholarship – Buxton, ME

Recycle and Support the Buxton Garden Club Scholarship Buxton Garden Club is collecting all INKJET cartridges and any working or broken CELL PHONES to fund a scholarship for a Bonny Eagle High School senior. Collection boxes in the town of Buxton are located at the Buxton Recycling Center, Buxton Town Hall, West Buxton Library, and the Bar Mills Post Office. Boxes in Hollis are at the Salmon Falls Library, Hollis Town Hall and Hollis Center… Read more »