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ART + SCIENCE – Winter Vacation Workshops with Cornell Cooperative Extension

ART + SCIENCE – Winter Vacation Workshops with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Suffolk County Marine Program

Tuesday to Friday, February 21-24 | 11:30AM to 12:30PM | Ages 3-7* | FREE (Registration separate for each session)

NOTE: TUESDAY 2/21 SESSION IS FULL!

*Children must be accompanied by an adult; This is not a drop-off program.
All materials will be provided.

Join art instructor Carolyn Munaco and Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Marine Educator Rachel Neville for four unique sessions where art will meet science.

Tuesday 2/21 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:  – THIS SESSION IS FULL
“Marine Life Exploration”
Touch tank, sketching, and fish printing
Join us for a touch tank activity where you will get up close and personal with different marine species that call Shinnecock Bay home.
Students will learn about the biology and behavior of these species and their importance to our local ecosystem.
Following this we will sketch our favorite species and practice the art of fish-printing to create a work of art on a reusable tote bag!

Wednesday 2/22 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
“Shorebirds of Long Island”
Shorebird Identification, egg demonstration, and puppet-making
Register: http://artandsciencefebruary22.bpt.me/

Join us for a lesson on shorebirds found on Long Island. We will begin with learning
about some commonly seen species, followed by a lesson on egg camouflage.
Following this we will create unique shorebird puppets.

Thursday 2/23 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
“The Salt Marsh”
Animal ID cards, mural game, field ID book
Register: http://artandsciencefebruary23.bpt.me/

During this program students will learn about local species that live in our marshes.
Following this they will take part in an interactive activity requiring the students to place
each species in the proper habitat on our coastal landscape mural.
We will also create our own field ID books which students can use to identify local marsh species.

Friday 2/24 – 11:30 am to 12:30 pm:
“Bivalves in our Bays”
Shell sorting, touch tank, photo craft
Register: http://artandsciencefebruary24.bpt.me/

Examine and explore live shellfish and learn how to identify their differences.
Help sort shells of these species into the correct bins that represent their habitats.
Finally, students will have an opportunity to pose for a photo holding their favorite
bivalve and create a special frame to take it home in.

Venue

Southampton Arts Center
25 Jobs Lane
Southampton, NY 11968 United States
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Phone:
6312830967
Website:
http://www.southamptonartscenter.org

2020 PATRONS CIRCLE

12:00 am, Thursday Dec 31

As much as we look forward to spending time with you at our annual SummerFest celebration and gala, current government restrictions prohibit us from gathering in large groups. This year calls for a new approach. As such, we are taking this moment to honor, recognize and thank SAC’s most cherished and loyal friends by introducing our 2020 Patrons Circle. In lieu of supporting our annual Summerfest Gala, we invite past SummerFest supporter and longtime friends of SAC to join our new 2020 Patrons Circle. Your contribution will allow us to continue SAC’s year-round programming and serve as a critical economic driver that will lead this community out of these unsure times. Additionally, in return for your support or $10,000 or above, you will receive: - Two or Four seats to an intimate Appreciation Dinner to be held on Friday, August 21 in SAC’s Caesar Garden ($10,000/$25,000) - Recognition on summer 2020 Patrons Circle Wall inside SAC’s front gallery - Free admission to all SAC events this summer - A private tour of SAC’s Summer Exhibition 2020 VISION, in partnership with the New York Academy of Arts - Satisfaction in knowing that your contribution will significantly support this organization and our community during these challenging times

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IMMERSIVE SOUND BATH MEDITATION IN THE GALLERIES

10:30 am, Saturday Nov 21

Daniel's popular series of sound meditations continues into the fall. Join us for a soothing, deeply relaxing, and immersive Soundbath Meditation with Daniel's exquisite original set of crystal bowls, gongs, hang drum, Tibetan and Himalayan bells, rain sticks, ocarina, didj, and other objects dsound. This one-of-a-kind experience will melt away stress and leave you calm, recharged, your mind clear and vibrant! Look, Breathe, Look Again. Take a stroll through the galleries and select a work of art to focus on. Take a few minutes to really take it in. Join the meditation. Afterwards return to that same artwork and see if you notice anything new with a fresh set of eyes and a clear mind. Great for all - from beginners to advanced in the practice. Bring your own mats/blankets.

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