Music@Menlo presents ‘Carte Blanche’ | Culture & Leisure

The Music@Menlo chamber music festival presented its final ‘Carte Blanche’ program of the season on Thursday 4 August at Stent Family Hall on the Menlo School campus in Atherton. The “Carte Blanche” concerts are recitals organized by the performers. This concert featured veteran Menlo violinist Bella Hristova and rookie pianist Shai Wosner in a program … Read more

Fruitvale Launches Massive After-School Program | Bakersfield life

The 2022-23 school year is perhaps the most anticipated yet for the Fruitvale School District. Students, staff and families have gracefully navigated the past two and a half school years while overcoming many obstacles. Fruitvale recognizes the impact COVID has had on our community with regards to attendance, academics, socio-emotional health, and access to enrichment … Read more

DuBois Area School Board Approves Hires and Quits | New

DuBOIS — The DuBois-area school’s board of trustees approved several resignations and hires at last Thursday’s meeting. The resignations were as follows: Megan Frantz, Library Assistant, CG Johnson/Wasson Elementary School, effective June 28, 2022. Lindley Luzier, Licensed Practical Nurse, Oklahoma Elementary School, effective June 30, 2022. Jennifer Skarbek, Librarian, DuBois Area Middle School, effective immediately. … Read more

Reading is fundamental to Books in Motion by KDA | Arts & Theater

Kern Dance Alliance combines two great hobbies – reading and dancing – for its Books in Motion program, which returns to local libraries on Thursday. In partnership with the Kern County Library and the Kern Literacy Council, the program introduces early readers to a dance-like rendition of a beloved children’s book performed by a local … Read more

Local Students Recognized at FSU Honors Convocation | Education

FROSTBURG — Several local students were among those recognized at the Frostburg State University honors presentation. Ashley Armbruster of Cumberland received departmental honors in mathematics. She served as president of the Kappa Mu Epsilon Mathematics Honor Society and also performed with the College Choir, FSU Chamber Singers, and Vocal Jazz Ensemble. Armbruster worked for the … Read more

Pippa White brings bold American storytelling to Jonesborough | Culture & Leisure

Driven by a move to the quiet plains of Nebraska, Pippa White left the busy worlds of theater and television to begin developing her solo shows. It was a big change, but she quickly discovered that real life offered many dramatic possibilities. “My little mandate for myself is to stick to what is true,” she … Read more

Chagrin Falls CrossFit expands offerings for people with disabilities | Local News

Chagrin Falls CrossFit empowers everyone, regardless of ability, to reap the benefits of CrossFit by meeting people where they are and helping them advance their abilities, said Jenn Pishko, owner of Chagrin Falls CrossFit, at the Cleveland Jewish News. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Chagrin Falls CrossFit partnered with Huddle Connection, a nonprofit that connects people … Read more

Jasper County Public Library | Republican Rensselaer

Lego building in DeMotte: All ages are invited to join us from 4-5pm on April 28 for an hour of free Lego play. Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is preferred and is available online or by visiting or calling the DeMotte Library, 219-987-2221. Lapsit story time in DeMotte: Children from … Read more