The Great Give, Florida
May 17 - midnight - midnight
On May 17, 2017, from midnight to midnight we are participating in the Great Give Palm Beach & Martin Counties, a 24-hour online giving event led by the United Way of Palm Beach County, Achieve, Nonprofits First and United Way of Martin County. Great Give 2017 is designed to raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in just one day!
Will you join us?
This community-wide event celebrates the spirit of giving and the collective effort it takes to strengthen our community while raising critical funds for hundreds of local nonprofits serving every need. Plus, each donation made during the 24-hour period will be amplified by bonus pool dollars and hourly prizes!
Your donation will go a long way in helping us continue our programs which support artists who serve commmunity needs. We hope you will consider donating to Artists for a Cause by donating HERE on May 17, and please remember –
24-hours CAN change our community!
Ongoing Therapeutic Arts at Grand Oaks, Palm City, FL
The Grand Oaks of Palm City has booked regular slots to provide ongoing Therapeutic Arts for their residents! We'd like to thank both the Grand Oaks and our talented artists for your ongoing particpation in our Therapeutic Arts program.
Jonathan Cummings: First Thursday of the month at 3:00 p.m.
Carla Holbrook: Second Thursday of the month at 3:00 p.m.
Mary Murphy: Last Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m.
Melanie Steinke: Third Wednesday of the month at 3:00 p.m.
Jackie Robbins: First Wednesday of the month at 2:00 p.m. (memory care)
Karin Leone: Fourth Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.
Valerie Lally (watercolor): Every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.
Therapeutic Arts with Val Lally
Ongoing - 8 sessions
Beginning November 23
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Val Lally works with groups of residents at Grand Oaks Palm City helping them to create visual art in a therapeutic environment. She instructs them in water color and guides them creatively so they can benefit from the positive and healing effects of creating art.
Therapeutic Arts with Ginger Carslake
Ongoing - 10 week series
Beginning June 21
Ginger Carslake works with several residents at the Lynmoore at Lawnwood helping them to create visual art in a therapeutic environment. She instructs them in water color and guides them creatively so they can benefit from the positive and healing effects of creating art.
Ginger will now be a fixture at Lynmoore, teaching classes the first Monday of each month at 10:00 a.m for 10 weeks.
Therapeutic Art Class for Kids
Ongoing - Dates to be annouced.
Art and music therapy are proven to be useful because of their inherent ability to surpass language barriers and achieve therapeutic gains in a safe environment. The program has received many accolades from staff and students. We are working to partner with many of the Boys & Girls Clubs locations in Martin County as we work to recieve funding to do so.