Harry Styles thinks One Direction reunion would be great | Culture & Leisure

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Single Juneteenth Festival takes place on Saturday in Kingsport | Culture & Leisure

KINGSPORT – In 2021, Kingsport held two June 19 rallies, but this year the community is coming together to hold one. It will take place this Saturday in the community of Riverview. According to a press release from Vanessa Bennett of the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce, the theme for this year’s annual Tri-Cities Juneteenth festival … Read more

Johnson City Public Library serves the community | Culture & Leisure

Libraries contain thousands and thousands of stories. So much, in fact, that the library’s own history can be overlooked. “We have struggled for many years to tell our own story about everything that happens here because there is such a variety of services and collections,” said Julia Turpin, director of the Johnson City Public Library. … 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

New Direction at Home: Bob Dylan Center Opening May 10 | Arts & Theater

Steve Higgins acknowledges that one aspect of the soon-to-open Bob Dylan Center won’t make everyone who sees it happy. Even a simple description is enough to trigger quite heated debates. This is an exhibit, drawn from the more than 100,000 items that make up the Bob Dylan Archive, designed to give visitors a deeper insight … 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

A new direction for the Arts Council of Kern | Entertainment

A new direction for the Arts Council of Kern |  Entertainment

If change is the order of the day, then the Arts Council of Kern is full steam ahead. With the appointment of a new executive director earlier this year and a new team on board, the organization is poised to shake up the local art scene. The seismic shift is less anarchy than democracy, according … Read more

The unconventional life and radical vision of Maria Montessori | arts & entertainment

The unconventional life and radical vision of Maria Montessori |  arts & entertainment

Maria Montessori, the visionary behind the popular child-directed approach to education, focused her early efforts on groups that had long been excluded from Italy’s schools: children from impoverished backgrounds, kids with disabilities, those with mental illnesses. At the first school Montessori led, she worked with neglected young residents of one of Rome’s poorest, most “disreputable” … Read more