We feasted on: roast turkey, boiled potatoes, Lynne’s cheesed mashed potatoes (a longstanding ArtHeart tradition!), corn, fresh salad, limoncello cake, triple chocolate cake, coffee, tea and milk A big thank you to everyone who helped set up and clean afterwards!
Our MissionBuild self-esteem and self-reliance for children, youth, adults, families and seniors in the Regent Park Community by providing free community visual arts education, programs, materials and nourishment in an open, safe, warm, supportive environment.
Go Fund Me: https://www.gofundme.com/support-our-seniors-through-art Unfortunately, 6 in 10 seniors (aged 65+) feel socially isolated in our world that’s technologically advancing at an exponential rate. Our organization, ArtHeart: Community Art Centre ( https://artheart.ca/) aims to improve the quality of life of our seniors through the medium of art. ArtHeart has been a stabilizing presence within the Regent […]
ArtHeart’s special classes for Syrian refugees received some national attention on CBC radio this month. The network program “The Current” aired an interview with the co-founder of the Syrian art project, Ousama Alkhatib, and one of the participants, Haya Abumealek. They spoke to guest-host Laura Lynch about the free art classes that brought together more […]