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SLA: Budding Artists: Painting with Nature!
January 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Budding Artists: Painting with Nature!
Location: Squam Lakes Association headquarters, located at 534 US Rt. 3 in Holderness. Click Here for a Google Map. (link is external)
Registration: Registration required. Click Here to Register.
This Week’s Program:
Come join the SLA for a fun afternoon of exploration and process-focused art with your little ones! For this program, we will be go on a short walk around the SLA headquarters, searching for natural items such as sticks, winter berries, pine cons, stones, etc. and maybe play some games along the way. Afterward, we will return to SLA headquarters where children will get to paint with their natural items, and therefore, explore shapes, colors, textures, and patterns. As the creativity flows, so will the hot cocoa! Some children might finish early and others might use the whole time, so families are welcome to stay for as long or as little as they like.
Audience: This program is geared towards families with young children. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
What to Bring: Participants should bring appropriate winter clothing for a short walk around the property.
This Week’s LRCC Guide:
Hello, my name is Amanda, and I am originally from Western Massachusetts! I have a B.S. in Movement Science, Sport and Leisure Studies, concentration in Wilderness Leadership, and a minor in Environmental Science from Westfield State University; and a M.S. in Natural Resources and a certificate in Environmental Education from the University of Idaho. Beyond my wordy degrees, I have lived and worked in several places across the United States within the last five years, from Cape Cod to the Puget Sound. I am very excited to be back in New England as I broaden my conservation horizons in the beautiful Lakes Region of New Hampshire! Interests include hiking, canoeing, photosynthesizing in the sunshine, reading, snowboarding, playing the uke, sending postcards, and swimming laps.