Oct 10, 2019
Welcome to our podcast mini
series about Artober Nashville! Even if you don’t live in Tennessee or have
arts programs at your nonprofit organization, we hope this mini
series will provide new insight about how the arts can strengthen
the nonprofit sector, and even your specific mission!
In Part 2, we explore four arts
programs in Middle Tennessee demonstrating how the arts are
relevant to everyone everywhere. Whether we’re talking about STEAM
education, inclusive activities for people with disabilities,
promoting fearlessness and ingenuity, or even improving your
professional conduct at work, the arts are present and needed. Our
- Dale McCreedy & Katie
Woodward from the Discovery Center, who explain why the A for Arts
was added to STEM education. Every month, the Discovery Center
hosts SPARK programs (STEAM Play Achieves Real Knowledge) for kids,
and they sponsor Tennessee’s annual STEAM Festival in Artober.
Learn more at explorethedc.org
- Lauren Beasley from MOVE
Inclusive Dance, who created an arts program to bring all people
with all ability levels together to learn vital life skills through
dance. MOVE is hosting its grand opening during Artober on October
26, where people of any age and ability level can enjoy free
classes. Visit moveinclusivedance.com for more info.
- Kyla Easterday from Kidsville,
a free program providing weekly learning activities for kids
centered around nature, Greek mythology, local history and culture,
and, of course, the arts. Visit kidsvilleonline.org to learn about their fun Artober
- Heather Connelly Lefkowitz from
Actors Bridge, describing the corporate and team trainings her
organization hosts to teach professionals how to navigate difficult
workspace issues, such as giving and receiving feedback, having
vulnerable conversations, and speaking confidently. Your
organization can request a workshop at any time, but Artober is a
special time for Actor Bridge because their signature First Time
Stories events are coming back on October 18. Visit actorsbridge.org to learn more.
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Music by Emily Summers.
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