Balance, collaboration, embodiment: Integral to the curriculum. I’m so grateful for the Antioch School.
Here’s a piece the Yellow Springs News posted about this weekend’s Langford-palooza. It’s going to be fun! If you’re able to do so, listen to WYSO at 12:15pm today when Niki Dakota will interview Jon Langford.
Read the Dayton City Paper piece about Jon Langford and the Antioch School Gala here! (However: Please note that the Gala is happening ONE NIGHT ONLY! Saturday, March 4, at 6pm. For more information, or to buy tickets, you can call the school at 937.767.7642 or go here
From the Antioch School press release: The Antioch School’s 2017 Auction Gala will feature an intimate concert with internationally-celebrated songwriter and painter Jon Langford on Saturday, March 4, 6pm, at the Foundry Theater, Antioch College campus, 920 Corry St., Yellow Springs. Langford will be performing with long-time collaborator, violinist Jean Cook. The Antioch School Auction … Continue reading Jon Langford To Headline Antioch School Fundraiser
In perusing the Antioch School’s website this evening, I noticed that a piece I wrote awhile ago about the importance of story had been posted there. The memory of that time provided uplift for me just now, so thought I’d share it here. Uplift is nice.
For some time, I’ve been wanting to write about why I chose to send my daughter to The Antioch School. I just read a post on Unicyclist.com by Mike Hout about his visit to the school, and am invigorated despite not feeling I have enough time to say all I want to say about the … Continue reading Why I chose the Antioch School (part 1, to be continued…)
WORKSHOPS Take a deep breath, and exhale. Look around. Maybe it’s time to renegotiate everything: in ourselves, our communities, and the world. We have an opportunity to hone our creativity and to use (& keep using) our voices. As we swim through chaos, vulnerability, and suffering—toward collective transformation—creative self-expression provides a buoy, a deep breath, … Continue reading WORK WITH ME
Dear Readers, Happy Friday! Here’s a sweet video of Jon Langford and Jean Cook doing the song “Are You An Entertainer?” If you have 4 minutes and 54 seconds to watch it, please do (you’ll thank me!). And if you’re near Yellow Springs, take note: Tickets for the Antioch School Gala are still available. YOU CAN … Continue reading Support the country’s oldest democratic school (& have some fun, too!)…
Sometimes things that are beautiful and true endure in the world…coalesce in the midst of what seems like unrelenting darkness to one crystalline time and place. Here’s one such moment: Jon Langford and Jean Cook will provide entertainment at the 21st Annual Antioch School Auction Gala on March 4, 2017. This convergence makes me giddy. The Antioch School … Continue reading L’il ray o’ light, March 4
I got an email from my daughter’s teacher last night. My daughter is in first grade at the Antioch School, which, according to the school’s website, “is the oldest democratic school in the country.” Her teacher, Christine Lipari-Althaus, often sends emails with reminders and information about school happenings. In this message, she was reminding parents that today children would cross … Continue reading Finding the mud puddle