STORIES COME TO LIFE! EXPANDS


“Stories Come to Life,” a grant-funded language arts workshop, expands this year to reach more than 600 Durham students at Neal, Lowe’s Grove and James E. Shepard middle schools. In the residency, students learn how to put experiences from their own lives into writing. The stories can be tragic, joyous or anything in between, so … Continue reading STORIES COME TO LIFE! EXPANDS

CAPS Science + Arts programs


Mad Science EOG Exploring Ecosystems program focuses students’ attention on using visual, tactile, and auditory teaching methods. Choose from different science essential standards for a hands-on, interactive FUN learning experience. Students get creative while establishing links to important content. MORE HERE   Super Cold Science for Teens Bring your teens on a super cold journey … Continue reading CAPS Science + Arts programs

Durham Bulls x RUNAWAY Charity Auction to benefit Durham Arts Council’s CAPS program


Durham Bulls x RUNAWAY Charity Auction to benefit Durham Arts Council’s CAPS program- Oct 15th (6 – 8 pm) RSVP 212 West Main Street #102, Durham, NC 27701 RUNAWAY Clothes and the Durham Bulls are partnering once again! Join us the week of October 11th to admire the great moments captured throughout the season by … Continue reading Durham Bulls x RUNAWAY Charity Auction to benefit Durham Arts Council’s CAPS program

Nasher Museum Family Day features Diali Cissokho


CAPS artist, Diali Cissokho was invited to perform “African Beat – Hear the History!” at the Nasher Museum for Family Day in January. Participants enjoyed singing in Wolof, clapping various rhythms, and experiencing West African drumming! Diali performed on the kora, an African harp, and played the djembe, accompanied by Hilary Cissokho and several audience … Continue reading Nasher Museum Family Day features Diali Cissokho