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Upcoming Center Events

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About

Wyoming Fine Arts Center
322 Wyoming Avenue,
Wyoming, OH 45215
Tel: (513) 948-1900
Fax: (513) 948-1999

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Community Outreach Programs

The Wyoming Fine Arts Center is committed to fostering appreciation and skills in the arts throughout the broader community. We have entered into several partnerships with schools and non-profit organizations to bring music and art education programs to children in underserved areas of the community.

Hartwell Elementary School, Cincinnati Public Schools

Nearly 100 students take part in this after-school arts integration program, enjoying instruction in art, choir, hip-hop dance, and music & movement taught by faculty from the Wyoming Fine Arts Center. Hartwell students can also take part in summer camps held at the Center and at Trinity Baptist Church. The program is funded by a 21st Century Community Learning Center grant.

 St. Vivian School, Cincinnati, Ohio

Our after-school strings method program at this K-8 school serves approximately one dozen students in two weekly classes. Students perform at school events, church masses, and year-end school functions.

Sunman-Dearborn Schools, Indiana

This after-school strings orchestra program was begun at the request of families in the district, and now serves about 15 students.

St. Louis School, Batesville, Indiana

This satellite program was started by a former faculty member who moved to this area. It currently serves about 15 families and their students.

The Touchstone Project

Founded in 2004, the Touchstone Project helps at-risk children achieve greater success in school through music instruction and performance. Started by The Wyoming Fine Arts Center, the Touchstone Project provides no-cost instruction in stringed instruments to children in elementary schools that are selected based on economic need.

For a child to be successful in school and in life, it takes an early start in developing intelligence, consistent work habits, and a joy for learning. The specialized musical instruction that the Touchstone Project provides has been proven to develop these positive characteristics in children—the characteristics that open doors to fulfilling dreams.

Alexander Technique Workshop 5/21

Got tension? Aches and pains?

Want to loosen up? Join us for an Alexander Technique Workshop with Shellie Cash, ATI certified instructor! For musicians and performance artists alike! Reduce pain, tension, gain freedom and ease of movement, and gain outcomes that reflect mindfulness and intentionality.

When: Sunday, May 21, 9 am – 5 pm (or 1/2 session in the AM 9-12:15 or PM 1:15 – 5)

Where: Wyoming Fine Arts Center Ballroom, 322 Wyoming Ave, Wyoming, OH 45215

Who: Singers, Musicians, Artists, Dancers, anyone who wants to improve body movement. **Ages 15 – 70.

Cost: $60 for the day | $40 half-day

$13.50 additional for lunch provided by Gabby’s Cafe.

**Ask about our Arts Educator and university student discounts (group rates available)

 

Call Claire at 513-948-1900 with any questions! Register below, call to register, or email us at registrar@musicartdance.org.

To learn more about the Alexander Technique and about Shellie Cash please visit www.ShellieCash.com

Shellie Cash is an accomplished Alexander Technique teacher and coach whose mission is to help others discover greater fulfillment and sustainability in their professional and personal journeys. For over 20 years, she has helped countless people address a wide range of life challenges and realize significantly higher levels of performance and functioning. Shellie assists them in learning to “undo” habitual patterns of moving and thinking that limit performance, thereby allowing higher capability to emerge. From business executives seeking greater leadership impact to performing artists desiring effortless yet dynamic performance quality, the utility of Alexander Technique is far-reaching.

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Registration with Lunch option is now closed. You may still walk down to Gabby’s or call in a pick-up from their regular menu.

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To Register for FULL DAY WITHOUT LUNCH – $60:

To register, enter the number of spots you would like to reserve and click on “Add To Cart”

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To Register for HALF DAY WITHOUT LUNCH – $40 (we’ll call you for am 9-12:15 or pm 1:15-5):

To register, enter the number of spots you would like to reserve and click on “Add To Cart”


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