April 24th 2015

8:00-8:30am – Registration
8:30-8:50amDance Warm up with Danielle Chase
8:50-9:00am – Opening remarks

Session One: 9:00-10:00am

Keynote Speaker: Teri Fallesen – The Importance of the Process Rather than the Product

*Session Two: 10:10-11:15am

Speaker: Carrie Marcotte, Shirley French, & Ricky Hogan – Art Instruction Mentoring:
Adult Artists with Disabilities Sharing What They Know

Workshop: Robin Kestler - The Three R’s of the environment

Lunch: 11:15am-12:15pm

Catered soup and sandwich from Sandee’s Catering

Alternatives Day Habilitation Bell Choir Performance

*Session Three: 12:30-1:30pm

Workshop I: Debra Eck – Simple Chain Binding Notebooks
**Workshop II: Lucy Andrus – Engaging the Whole Person:
Exploring Diverse Art Media and Materials that Promote Sensory Connections

**Lucy Andrus is an extended workshop – will be held from 12:30-2:40pm.

*Session Four: 1:40-2:40pm

Speaker: Marcia Ross – Exploring the World of Grants and Other
Non-Traditional Funding Sources for Your Arts Program

Closing Remarks: 2:40-3:00pm


*For session two, three, and four, there is an option for guests attending either the speaker or a workshop session. Registration for workshops will be on a first come first serve basis on the day of the conference.


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