Students pose with boxes of art supplies outside their school.

Art Supplies Arrive at Alderwood Thanks to Local Business

SpringHill Suites by Marriott hosted ArtNight in fall 2014 which included a fundraiser for a Bellingham school in need of classroom art supplies. Thanks to this Save Art! initiative and Fresh Artists, a non-profit organization that brings quality art supplies and innovative art programs to teachers in need. Hotel guests and community members were invited to make a donation anytime…

Roosevelt students dressed as police men on stage during a performance.

Pirates on Stage at Roosevelt Elementary

Roosevelt Elementary School presented Gilbert and Sullivan’s operetta Pirates of Penzance (junior version) in Spring 2015. Directed by elementary music teacher Teresa McKee, the production was made up of two full casts, chorus singers from grades 3 to 5, and a crew of assistants, designers, techs, publicists and volunteers.  The students rehearsed for approximately three days per week…