Category Archives: Music

The Power of Music for Children

Curtis is a professional musician and serves as the Pianist/Organist at Red Bank United Methodist Church.

Curtis is a professional musician and serves as the Pianist/Organist at Red Bank United Methodist Church.

Curtis Jolley
Public Relations Coordinator

As most parents or caregivers can attest to, having kids means having music.ย Whether listening to “Let it Go” for the hundredth time or hearing the tinkering noises of piano keys, music is often bountiful in households with kids living in them.ย But, before you put in ear plugs or throw out the piano, stop to consider all of the incredible health benefits music has to offer them. ย  Continue reading →

The Power of Performance

LizaBy: Liza Blair
Arts Manager

Thinking in new ways is the basic activity for creative thinking, problem solving, and communication.

In an age when people spend a majority of their time in front of screens, it’s nice to have experiences that cause us to sit and be in the moment. Watching a live performance by a musician or dancer is always such a refreshing break for me. It unifies me with others through a shared experience I can’t find with digital media or reality TV. It causes me to think in new ways. Continue reading →

Creative Ideas for Indoor Fun with the Kids

Liza

By: Liza Blair
Arts Manager

Summer is a great time for children to play outdoors, but sometimes the weather makes it very unsafe to play in the heat. Here are some fun, indoor activities that will keep your child stimulated and engaged in the comfort of air conditioning. Continue reading →

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