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Students watch local potter Leslie Montalto as she demonstrates
making a bowl on the pottery wheel for the Fayston School’s
Empty Bowls Service Learning project.
Summer art camp at the Fayston school
Student art show at Helen Day Art Center in Stowe
The Waitsfield Elementary School will serve as the guest school at the annual student art show at Helen Day Art Center in Stowe, May 3 through 27. An opening reception is scheduled for Thursday, May 3, from 3 to 5 p.m. For more information visit www.helenday.com/student-art-show. To view artwork by young Valley artists on two blogs maintained by art teacher Nora McDonough, visit www.waitsfieldart.blogspot.com and www.faystonart.blogspot.com. The blogs are frequently updated to showcase what is happening in the art rooms at Waitsfield and Fayston schools.
Mad Triathlon for kids
Empty Bowls Dinner
The Empty Bowls Dinner will take place on Thursday, May 10, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Gate House Lodge at Sugarbush. Attendees can support the effort to raise awareness about hunger and food insecurity while eating food from around the world served in ceramic bowls by the staff and students of the Fayston Elementary School. Fayston students have worked with local potter Leslie Montalto to learn about ceramics and create bowls on the potter's wheel and with hand-building techniques.
Vermont Voltage hosts open tryout
The Vermont Voltage Soccer Club invites local soccer players to an open tryout April 28 and 29.The open tryouts will be held at the Collins Perley Sports Complex in St. Albans. All interested high school and collegiate players should apply. Visit www.vermontvoltage.com or call (802) 527-1077 for more information.