Winter Art Escapes 2016

We're in the midst of our Art Escapes series, which runs through the end of March. These classes are presented thanks to the generosity of our donors and supporters. Thank you so much! There are teaching artists in 10 special education classrooms throughout the region as well as an art club at the Adult Work Center. Teaching artists include storyteller Jenifer Straus, who is presenting at Traverse Heights, and Rhonda Estes, teaching at East Middle School. Students are experiencing visual arts, storytelling, drama, dance, pottery, martial arts and more! ...
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Holiday dance Dec. 10

We are ready to dance! Please join us Thursday, Dec. 10, 6:30-8:30 p.m. for our annual holiday dance at the Grand Traverse County Civic Center. (Yes, it's confirmed! We can use the Community Room.) There's a $5 cover charge and we'll have snacks and, of course, music! We'd love to have you join us and volunteers are needed for chaperones and snack-providers. Call Dayna at 947-1278 if you're able to help. See you Dec. 10!...
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Thank you!

We are so grateful for the support we received at our "Give Us A Hand" fundraising luncheon last month. It was a full house at the Corner Loft — close to 100 people! Our third annual luncheon raised more than $10,000. WOW. We can't thank our friends and supporters enough. And a huge thanks to our sponsors — Rhonda and Michael Estes, the Corner Loft, SNAP! Printing, the Adult Work Center, Lawton Gallagher Group, Bay Bread Co. and Grand Traverse Pie Co. There's still time to donate online or by mail. Simply send a check made out to ACT-GT to 1101 Red Dr., Traverse City MI 49684. Thank you all for giving us a hand. ...
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