July 18, 2013 - 11:00am
Blackacre Butterfly Release this weekend
Come out to Blackacre Nature Conservancy this Saturday to participate with their inaugural Butterfly Release.
The butterfly is a symbol of renewal, youth and, subsequently, summer.But more importantly, butterflies are beautiful.
September 20, 2011 - 10:45am
Bones...when someone thinks of bones, they think of the human skeleton. I automatically think of the song my grandmother taught me when I was a little girl; The ankle bone connected to the shin bone, shin bone connected to the knee bone, knee bone connected to the thigh bone, the thigh bone connected to the hip bone and you go all the way up until you connect the neck bone to the head bone. The rest of the song talks about tripping over shoelaces and being a fool.The Bones on exhibit at the Arts Council of Southern Indiana, Pat Harrison Arts Center had nothing to do with the human bones or that song...however I'm sure that Mary; the resident ghost (so the story is told) also sung that song to her children and grandchildren.
The stones of Kimberly Carroll Raber’s carvings are  made of alabaster, soapstone, and Italian alabaster. She considers them, “the bones of the earth. ” Her carvings are, in her own words… my meditation and a metaphor for my life. She says; “Carving stone is:...
March 31, 2011 - 6:50pm
Start a social network in your backyard.
Butterflies are extraordinary creatures for the colorful impact their delicate frames can make on any landscape. Expansion of city has cut into the native environments that butterflies prefer, and the workshop gives the participant an opportunity to counteract the effect of development....