Christmastime is Here

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It’s a wonderful time of year at Patchwork! Like many places, the holiday spirit is contagious and adds an extra special spark to everything happening around our building. We spent the entirety of last week celebrating Christmas in the Arts & Smarts program. The kids learned to make origami Christmas trees, they crafted ornaments using clouds […]

Summer Arts & Smarts

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Summer fun continues at Patchwork Central! We are a little over halfway through our Summer Arts & Smarts Children’s Programming, and so far there has been a lot of learning, fun, and laughter. Susan Fowler has graced us with her energetic presence. She has been telling stories, encouraging us to be “Purple People of Possibility […]

Painting for Patchwork

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In Patchwork Central’s Arts & Smarts Children’s Program, we’re always talking about Sparks. They are the things that someone loves to do, that bring joy, that make someone feel like their best self. They’re things like painting, taking care of cats, caring for other people, playing sports, playing guitar, or dancing. We spend time talking about […]