Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Karaoke Fridays

Kim and Joyce singing "It's raining men" with their back-up singers Lateeda, Faith, Natalie, Serita and Tonya.

Friday, January 23, 2009

Painting Plaques

Kim's group painted plaques commemorating famous African Americans such as Obama, Rosa Parks and Martin Luther King. In photos: Stanley, Charles and Mike.

Ceramics with Brenda

The Cultural Arts Center is so happy to have Brenda Tingstrom teaching a bi-weekly ceramics class. Here the class is rolling and molding handmade tiles.

Thursday, January 22, 2009

Tea Party for Ms. E

We celebrated in style today, wearing hats and dancing at our Tea Party. Everyone gathered for sandwiches, cookies and tea in honor of Ethel Williams' departure from the Cultural Arts Center. In photos: Shalaine, Ethel, Sarah, Mike, Diana, Lizzy and Karen.

Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Watching the Inauguration

The Cultural Arts Center was very excited to watch the inauguration of our 44th President.

MLK Day of Service

The Cultural Arts Center gives a big "thank you!" to all of the volunteers that helped clean and organize for this year's Martin Luther King Day of Service. In photos: Alex, Julia and Margaret sorting through holiday supplies. Below: Sarah organizing copious amounts of thread in our clean room.

Monday, January 12, 2009

Espanol en el Centro Cultural de los Artes

Amarillis has been teaching a daily Spanish class at the Cultural Arts Center.

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Interesting Article

New York Times article about the language we use for people with disabilities.

Click here to view the article

Tuesday, January 6, 2009


Mike and Murph holding up their pamphlet stitch books.