Forest Park Celebrates Cultural Arts Week - October 09, 2015
Forest Park Elementary will celebrate cultural arts throughout the week with a variety of activities. Students will learn about the traditions of various people and how they celebrate their cultures.
On Monday, students will focus on African culture. Tandy Leather will work with students at 9:30 a.m., and the Tiffany Dance Co. will work with students from 1-2:15 p.m.
On Tuesday, students will learn about the Chin culture. Tandy Leather will again work with students at 9:30 a.m., and the Fort Wayne Ballet will visit from 10:20 a.m.-2:45 p.m.
On Wednesday, students will celebrate Hispanic culture. Tandy Leather will work with students at 9:30 a.m., and the Fort Wayne Philharmonic will visit from 9:30-10:45 a.m.
On Thursday, students will learn about the Karen culture. The school welcomes Big Kess, program director for 96.9, as its Principal for a Day. The Fort Wayne Dance Collective will visit from 8:30-9:45 a.m. The IPFW Clarinet Ensemble will perform from 12:30-1 p.m.
On Thursday evening, families are invited to a showing of A Night at the Museum, from 6-8 p.m. The event will include a scavenger hunt for students.