Art has a positive effect on health as we age

Older adults need to exercise their brain and their body. According to the Journal of the American Medical Association have found that exercising the brain is as important to keep the brain alert and strong as physical exercise is to keep the body strong and able with older adults .The benefits of inventing or creating…

2018 Anthology Award Recipients

2018 Anthology Award Recipients Memoir The Basement Stair Dance By Diana Chatham Callaway Poetry Dark Dance for Valentine’s By Janet Joyner Essay Good Dog By Martha Rowe Short Story THE RED BLUFF MADONNA By Janet Joyner Honorable Mention The World Has Become Too Complicated For Me By Helen Etters Thank A Veteran By Howard Pearre…

Silent Auction – Kat Lamp

Great news for all you Kat Lamp fans.  Kat has donated a piece of art for our Silent Auction. About the artist: Kat Lamp is my real name. Writing about myself is hard. I’m an artist in Winston-Salem, NC. I love to doodle, draw, paint, make stuff, play music, see bands play music, say bad…

Silent Auction – Linda Weaver

Linda Weaver has graciously donated a painting for the Silent Auction. Although Linda Weaver does not confine her painting to portraits of children, Weaver has an uncanny ability to capture the world of a child. Using a richly varied palette of oils or pastels, she records for posterity the charm and nostalgia associated with childhood….

Featured Writer: Helen Webb

Writings By Helen Webb Music, dance, and writing are alike in that all use the hands as facilitators of expressing thoughts of the mind and emotions of the heart.  In my youth I took piano, flute, tap, ballet, and ballroom dancing lessons. For my seventieth birthday, I treated myself to belly dancing lessons.  I can…

Judith Bognar Bean

We are happy to announce that Judith Bognar Bean will join the Writers Panel Saturday at the Second Spring Arts Festival.  She is the author of “Bittersweet Freedom,” the true story of a 1956 Hungarian Freedom Fighter escaping an execution sentence inflicted upon him by the Soviet Army.  He makes a death-defying escape with his wife…

The Golden Angels

The Golden Angels of Union Baptist Church will be performing Saturday at 1:30.  This is the only Senior Liturgical Praise Dance group in the Triad.  The members range in age from 60-80.  They have performed at many venues in the Triad.