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Living Arts Weekly: Stepping Stones

May 30, 2021 Resilience is more complex than simply popping up again.    -Joan Almon This past “year and some months” was HARD for many people. Parents, faced with the task of raising their young humans without the expected support systems, certainly felt the struggle.  According to a new study led by researchers from the University …

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Living Arts Weekly: Fort Building

April 11, 2021 Each of us is carving a stone, erecting a column, or cutting a piece of stained glass in the construction of something much bigger than ourselves. – Adrienne Clarkson Did you ever build an outdoor fort or tree house when you were little? Or a blanket-and-sheet fort indoors? I’ve been wondering about …

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Living Arts Weekly: Resilience

July 19, 2020 Enthusiasm is common. Endurance is rare. ― Angela Duckworth Some pretty funny memes have circulated about this challenging year, 2020.  Sometimes a good chuckle helps take our minds off the pressing issues of our time.  Teachers are planning how to safely go back into the classroom, or how to muster up their …

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