“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
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- 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
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
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Durham Arts Council CAPS and American Dance Festival’s ADF Project Dance will partner to bring movement and music workshops to schools and the community this spring and summer. Workshops feature Gaspard Louis (dancer/choreographer) and Osei Appiagyei (master drummer) and are available to schools (K-12), colleges, after-school and youth service programs, seniors, and area businesses. The … Continue reading ADF Project Dance partners with CAPS