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colorful quilt with triangles

Women’s History Through Art and Dance: 5 Ways to Celebrate and Express Creativity

February 28th, 2014

March is Women’s History Month and Youth Art Month. In March, or any time of year, celebrate women’s contributions to the arts with some hands-on activities for kids – girls and boys. Learn, reflect and create! 1. Study women’s perspectives at an art museum or gallery: Tour the galleries of an art museum this month […]

Mary McLeod Bethune with a line of girls from her school

Black History: 8 Fun Ways to Cultivate Greater Appreciation

February 28th, 2014

Encourage your kids to have a greater appreciation of black history and the contributions famous and everyday African Americans made to the development of a rich black culture and the pursuit of knowledge in various disciplines from art to medicine. Make connections with all five senses, absorb some new facts and get moving while you […]