Homebound Folk Arts

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Mark Boardley, Sr.; Dr. Iveta Pirgova; Nadïne LaFond; Valerie Vaughn; Romaine Street, Jr.

Community Arts
HOMEBOUND FOLK ARTS PROGRAM @ WHEATON ARTS
Spring 2019

So proud to join the Down Jersey Folklife Center at WheatonArts​ and Cultural Center for the Homebound Folk Arts Program, which brings traditional arts to local South Jersey residents who are unable to attend arts events due to disabilities or health issues. Along with fellow artists Mark Boardley, Sr. and Romaine Street, Jr., I am taking part in creating custom workshops that share traditional Haitian and indigenous Nanticoke Lenni-Lenape art practices.

Thanks so much to Dr. Iveta Pirgova, Director of the Down Jersey Folklife Center (Millville) for the opportunity and Valerie Vaughn, fellow singer / songwriter and program administrator at the Jersey Shore Folklife Center (Tuckerton) for your guidance.
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The Spring sessions for the Homebound Folk Arts Program is kicking off in March but now is a great time to join next season's programming. If you are homebound or know someone that may be interested in participating in the Homebound Folk Arts program, which is free to the community, please contact Dr. Iveta Pirgova for more information at ipirgova@wheatonarts.org or 856.825.6800 x 131.

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