Tuesday, October 13, 2015

River of Light Lantern Parade

  • Get ready for the 6th annual River of Light Lantern Parade! There will be many announcements in the coming weeks asking for volunteers for help with lantern making during art classes starting in late October. Keep an eye out for those.
  • Here is information about the community workshops:
    • Free Community Lantern-Making Workshops for Waterbury's River of Light Lantern Parade. We have a number of spaces left for our Community Lantern-workshop Program for the 6th annual River of Light, Waterbury's Community Lantern Parade- connecting communities through art, music and celebration. This year’s workshops will be taking place at:
      • Waterbury: Sat. Nov. 7th 2015 at Thatcher Brook Primary School, Waterbury VT. Time:10am -3pm (inc. 1hr lunch-break)
      • Stowe: Sat. Nov.14th 2015 at Helen Day Art Center, Stowe, VT Time: 10am-3pm (inc. 1hr lunch-break)
      • Bolton: Sat. Nov. 21st 2015 at Smilie Memorial School, 2712 Theodore Roosevelt Hwy (Route 2), Bolton, VT Time: 10am-3pm (inc. 1hr lunch-break)
  • Please note that for the above sessions:
    • Workshops are free to attend.
    • All tools and materials will be provided. If you have a pair of hand-held
pruning shears, please bring them along, it will be useful to have a 
pair of your own.
    • Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult. This 
activity is not suitable for children under 6.
    • There will be a limit of 20 participants.
    • Donations will be welcome.
  • Special 2-Day Intensive Artists' Lantern Workshop: October 24-25th, 2015. Thatcher Brook Primary School, Waterbury VT. Time: 10am - 4pm on both days.
    • Adults only. Previous experience of making is advised. Please see website for details.
    • For further information or to book your  place, please contact Gowri Savoor at info@gowrisavoor.com
    • This year's parade will take place on Saturday December 5th 2015!
  • More information can be found at our website: https://ariveroflightinwaterbury.wordpress.com