Arts center has reasons to be thankful _ columns _ moultrieobserver. com

I see Karen Sasine and Sally Shovar work with artists every week- encouraging, teaching and stretching them to greater levels using their own gifts and talents. Bikram yoga benefits weight loss Kathy Nelson is a whirlwind of energy around here and out in the community teaching adults and children alike how to draw from within and create. Yoga source los gatos yelp She even taught me how to paint! Now that’s a gift!

Ashlee Parrish brings grace and style to the pottery studio with her class for teens.

Hatha yoga near me When Ashlee came to see me about the possibility of teaching her eyes lit up when I invited her to come on board- so anxious she was to share her gifts. Mantra yoga music Leah Garcia can also be found in the pottery studio sharing her passion for the craft when she isn’t setting exhibits, or caring for the permanent collections, or arranging for an upcoming exhibit, or giving her time and energy to some other creative activity here.

As a little girl I always wanted to be a ballerina. Different types of yoga breathing In a family of five children with a single mom there were no resources for me to do so and truth be told- I have no rhythm. Power yoga poses images My mom’s money would have been wasted on me! But I count it a blessing every Monday and Wednesday to see and hear the tap tap tap of the little dancers here at the Arts Center under the guidance of Lovedy Griner. Yoga stretches for lower back and hip pain And these little ballerinas are getting ready to perform for you! The beautiful story of CINDERELLA will take the stage on Sunday, December 4th at 2:30 at the Withers Auditorium. Apprendre le yoga seul Tickets are $10 and this will be a true feast for the eyes and the soul.

The Kaleidoscope Museum is buzzing with excitement each week when 2nd graders from our elementary schools take turns spending a day learning the value of art. Bikram yoga nyc rewards Harvie Ann Cox shares her love of colors, value, shapes and so much more with these precious young people through a variety of projects. Yoga studios calgary ne Harvie Ann also works to bring talented guest artists to our community every year as well to share their gifts with artists in our area.

And oh my goodness the music staff here at the Arts Center boasts some of the absolutely most talented folk in our community. Yoga journal conference nyc Beth Miller, Ken Collier, Michael Ryce, James Norris and Ben Neiman share their gifts of piano, voice, drums, strings, guitar, choral and accompaniment music on a daily basis.

Others who bring their talents to the Arts Center and out in our community include Wyatt Nocera- weaving, Pat Rentz and Vicki DeMott-Stained Glass, Ponda McKinney-Yoga and crafts, Sabrina Roberts- crafts, Joanna Lee-dance, Leah Powers-Music, Mimi Bair-theater, Ashley Ulkaovits and Alexandra Ingram-Art Academy and I sure hope I am not leaving someone out!

SO MUCH to be thankful for! And as with any organization there are always core groups that provide the backbone of support so desperately needed to make all these wonderful opportunities possible. Satyananda yoga centre london I am talking about the Moultrie Service League and the Volunteer Arts Alliance, without whom the Arts Center would be struggling! This group of women has been instrumental in supporting the arts in Colquitt County since the movement to bring arts to our community first began. Yoga melbourne beach fl They have worked tirelessly to raise funds and bring awareness of the value of the arts to the forefront. Asanas de yoga y sus nombres I hope you will join me downtown on Saturday, December 3rd for the SANTA STROLL AND ROLL sponsored by the Service League. Unity yoga studio brighton Check in is at 5:45 and the race begins at 6:30. Pregnancy yoga exercises first trimester Pre- registration is open until November 27th but you can register day of the event inside Blue Sky Grill. Face yoga results This is one of the many events the Service League hosts on behalf of the Colquitt County Arts Center. Nirvana yoga tempe Mark your calendars now for the annual Hunt Dinner hosted by the Volunteer Arts Alliance on Friday, February 3, 2017.

And finally-I am grateful for the four women I have the pleasure of spending the bulk of my waking hours with each weekday. Kula yoga jupiter Lin Sheffield, Mary Ann Robinson, Candace Underwood and Leah Garcia make up what has to be the most dedicated staff anywhere. Earth yoga ues Each one brings their gifts and talents to the mission of the Arts Center and each one goes above and beyond to fulfill that mission. Ballet pilates workout So dedicated are they that on Saturday, December 10th they will host a Children’s Holiday Workshop with all proceeds benefitting a family in need this holiday season. Maha yograj guggulu A staff that works together, plays together and serves together is truly a blessing.

We hope you and your family have a truly wonderful holiday season filled with more blessings than you can count! And we hope you will come and see us at the Colquitt County Arts Center- where creativity finds community.