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Welcome Melissa Killeleagh to Tuesdays with StoryTapestries!

This week, we are welcoming long-time friend Melissa Killeleagh as a regular contributor to our weekly Facebook LIVE series, “Tuesdays with StoryTapestries!” Tune in Tuesday, 12/4 at 7:00pm ET on Facebook for Melissa’s first video.  We recently sat down with … Continue reading

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Rhyming and Rhythms in the Mountains of West Virginia

After our recent series of Professional Development Workshops in West Virginia the week of October 16th-20th, we asked artist Bomani Armah to share his experience: “The ultimate goal for me as an artist and educator is to make sure my … Continue reading

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Clear out old electronics and support education with one click!

Need to make room before the holidays? UPCYCLE old electronics! Old cell phones, abandoned digital cameras, outdated laptops – you name it, they take it and turn your “junk” into a gift that keeps on giving! Just visit our page … Continue reading

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WHO ARE YOU? Poetry and Truth – by artist Regie Cabico

– By artist and workshop leader Regie Cabico: My second summer semester at Latin American Youth Center brought 16 young adult teens divided into two groups: The Road Runners and The Money Makers. The students were motivated to listen and to share their … Continue reading

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Arts is Business: study shows arts industry contributes to economic wellbeing

By Yvonne Oh, ST Communications Volunteer Having moved to this neighborhood not too long ago, I’ve made efforts to get to know my new place better by exploring and getting involved in activities. One great discovery I’ve made has been … Continue reading

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Story Tapestries at the Gaithersburg Book Festival

By Yvonne Oh, ST Communications volunteer Good weather greeted our setting up of the Story Tapestries booth. It had rained a few days before, and while the ground was still soggy and with friendly earthworms popping up to say hello, the … Continue reading

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Arts Partnerships Help Students Succeed

We asked our fabulous Communications Volunteer, Yvonne Oh, to tell us a little bit about what inspires her to support Story Tapestries and arts in education.  Yvonne is a regular and invaluable contributor to our blog and social media.  Here … Continue reading

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