We had a fantastic year – Thank you! CAPS Year-end Review


Thank you to our school & community partners, PTA’s, teaching artists, and funders whose generosity helped CAPS reach over 29,000 students, facilitate 472 programs (including artist residencies, workshops, master-classes and performances) in 90 schools & community spaces throughout Durham, Chapel-Hill, Granville and Orange counties. What’s below ~ Highlights in pictures CAPS FY18 sponsors Who we served CAPS … Continue reading We had a fantastic year – Thank you! CAPS Year-end Review

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

Apply to be a CAPS Artist!


Take your artistry and love for teaching into classrooms and throughout the community. The Durham Arts Council’s CAPS (Creative Arts in Public & Private Schools/Communities) program serves K – 12 public, private and charter schools throughout the region. Additionally our teaching artist led programs reach into the community through programs for seniors, early childhood centers, … Continue reading Apply to be a CAPS Artist!

CAPS Artists & Organizations Register for the Arts Education Fair 2016


REGISTRATION OPEN CAPS ARTISTS/GROUPS & LOCAL ARTS ORGANIZATIONS CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR BOOTH *Durham’s only arts education celebration, highlighting the BEST in community arts programming to support student learning and creativity!  Join us to share your opportunities (teaching artist programs, performances, workshops, seminars and arts field trips) for the 2016-17 school year! KEYNOTE SPEAKERS … Continue reading CAPS Artists & Organizations Register for the Arts Education Fair 2016