Tag: Flagstaff Arts Council

Nominations for the 2021 Viola Awards are now open!

| September 1, 2020
Nominations for the 2021 Viola Awards are now open!

2020 has been a year of uncertainty. Flagstaff’s creative sector met the challenges of this year and demonstrated incredible resilience while doing so. The 13th Annual Viola Awards, set to take place on Saturday, March 27, 2021, will recognize artists, educators, organizations and leaders who make positive contributions to the arts, sciences, and culture in Flagstaff. Nominations are being accepted until December 31, 2020.

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Education Spotlight: 2020 Viola Award Finalist for Excellence in Education — Melinda McKinney. See more local education news here

| February 10, 2020
Education Spotlight: 2020 Viola Award Finalist for Excellence in Education — Melinda McKinney. See more local education news here

Melinda McKinney is highly involved with STEM initiatives in Flagstaff. As an instructor of Biology, Physics and Mathematics at Coconino Community College she inspires students through her courses and lectures. Outside of the classroom she organizes camps, workshops, and activities that promote science and enhance public knowledge on a variety of topics. Melinda is on the board of the Flagstaff Festival of Science as a primary organizer for Coconino Community College’s involvement in workshops.

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Education Spotlight: 2020 Viola Award Finalist for Excellence in Education — Jody Laura. See more local education news here

| January 20, 2020
Education Spotlight: 2020 Viola Award Finalist for Excellence in Education — Jody Laura. See more local education news here

Jody Laura has created a music program that introduces kids to music at the youngest of ages! This may seem like a “throw away” age for music education, but Jody is teaching kids in a way that is really making a difference and is showing all of us involved how important music education really can be this young. She has everything from newborns to 4 year olds in her classes. This past summer, Little Music Makers also offered a Big Kids Rock weeklong summer camp for slightly older kids. Through Little Music Makers of Flagstaff, she has written and developed a curriculum that changes every 8 weeks.

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Spring Break Camp

| March 10, 2018
Spring Break Camp

The Spring Break Circus Camp is a fun and creative program where children and youth of all types and ability levels will be encouraged to achieve their highest potential.

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Spring Break Camp

| March 4, 2018
Spring Break Camp

The Spring Break Circus Camp is a fun and creative program where children and youth of all types and ability levels will be encouraged to achieve their highest potential.

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Spring Break Camp

| February 25, 2018
Spring Break Camp

The Spring Break Circus Camp is a fun and creative program where children and youth of all types and ability levels will be encouraged to achieve their highest potential.

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Spring Break Camp

| February 18, 2018
Spring Break Camp

The Spring Break Circus Camp is a fun and creative program where children and youth of all types and ability levels will be encouraged to achieve their highest potential.

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Youth Art Exhibition

| February 9, 2018
Youth Art Exhibition

The Youth Art Exhibition, in the Main Gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts, features artwork by K-12 students from all schools in the Flagstaff area.

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Youth Art Exhibition

| February 4, 2018
Youth Art Exhibition

The Youth Art Exhibition, in the Main Gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts, features artwork by K-12 students from all schools in the Flagstaff area.

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Spring Break Camp

| February 4, 2018
Spring Break Camp

The Spring Break Circus Camp is a fun and creative program where children and youth of all types and ability levels will be encouraged to achieve their highest potential.

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