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  • Teaching Artist Profile Teaching Artist Anndee Hochman April 2, 2018 - Teaching Artist Anndee Hochman Welcome to our monthly feature, Teaching Artist Profiles – Today, we’re highlighting teaching artist Anndee Hochman, recognizing the benefits of arts education, and celebrating the children we serve.  Anndee Hochman has been working with Appel Farm as a teaching artist since 2013, with a focus on Appel Farm’s HeART & Health […]
  • Arts Advocacy Day Student Voices: Lessons Learned from Arts Advocacy Day 2018 March 26, 2018 - By Perry Santos In a time characterized by turmoil and tribulation, solidarity and advocacy have proven necessary to get through the darkest of times. Whether exemplified through the silence breakers of the #MeToo movement or the courageous student voices leading the campaign for safer schools, using your voice has become a cornerstone prerequisite for change […]
  • Everyday Arts Ed Advocacy March 5, 2018 - Did you catch the Oscars last night? If you did, you saw lots of public acts of advocacy – most notably, Frances McDormand’s call for inclusion waivers during her acceptance speech.But, if the past month has taught us anything, it has taught us that you don’t need fame or a global stage to be an active and […]
  • Trashbag Dress Image Girl Scouts Appel Farm Artist Badge March 3, 2018 - There is more than meets the eye in a theatrical production – have you ever wondered what goes on backstage, behind-the-scenes? The Girl Scout Appel Farm Artist Badge will answer that question! Scouts who stay for two nights during our Girl Scout Crafty Campout Overnight will compete in the Appel Farm Iron Designer Technical Theatre […]
  • Paint Like the Greats at Arts Lab! March 1, 2018 - Appel Farm’s commitment to transforming lives through the arts is evident in our after- school enrichment program. Arts Lab offers an environment where students in grades K-6th can have loads of fun while expressing themselves creatively and artistically. “It’s a great & affordable program for kids to get together and create art in different ways,” […]