Dec
14
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DB Outreach: Holiday Virtual Fun Game Night for Adults
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm

HOLIDAY FUN GAME NIGHT – for Adults
join DiscoveryBound via Zoom –  Meet new friends from all over the US!

Tuesday, December 14th
8:00 pm ET, 7:00 CT, 6:00 MT, 5:00 PT

In the spirit of the holiday season, come with your Holiday Costume Dress-up (optional)

  • Ugly or beautiful Christmas Sweater
  • Reindeer Antlers
  • Grinch Hair
  • Be Creative!

Games will include:
Holiday mixer/get to know you game
Holiday themed games
Christmas Trivia with Kahoot

RSVP by Monday, December 13th to [email protected] or [email protected]
Once you RSVP, we will send you a zoom link to join the call.

COME JOIN THE FUN AND GET INTO THE SPIRIT OF THE HOLIDAYS!

Dec
16
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DB Outreach: All-Ages Virtual Watercolor Class
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm

Join us for our monthly fun, creative and inspiring time of watercolor painting with Kelly Foxton.

Date: Thursday, December 16, 2021
Time: (7:00pm EST, 6:00pm CST, 5:00pm MST, 4:00pm PST)
Duration: 1 – 1.5 hours
Target group: All ages (Space is limited)

Description:

During each class Kelly will guide you through the step-by-step process of creating two simple, beautiful watercolor paintings.  Each class will open with a fun, relaxing abstract “watercolor warm up” followed by step-by-step instructions on how to create a second painting with more depth and detail.  We will be working with a different theme each class.

Themes will include:
  • trees, flowers & other plants;
  • mammals, birds & insects;
  • barns, houses & other structures;
  • landscapes & sea-scapes…and more
No previous experience is necessary.
Required materials:
– two 8″x10″ sheets of watercolor paper (for best results use140 lb. cold pressed watercolor paper)
– one soft bristled, medium sized watercolor paint brush
– watercolor paint (if using liquid watercolors from a tube, you will need a plastic lid or pie plate to mix colors on)
– masking tape
– flat, hard surface or drawing board
– pencil
– table salt
– cup of water
– paper towels

 

RSVP Required:  Lori Selby at [email protected] to get the Zoom Link closer to the time.

 

About Kelly…
     Kelly Foxton is a self taught Canadian artist.  She was raised in rural Ontario surrounded by farms and forests.  It was there that she developed a deep sense of respect and admiration for the beauty and innate spirituality of the natural world.
     Kelly works in a wide variety of artistic styles and mediums ranging from highly detailed, realistic pencil drawings, to loosely executed landscape impressionism and color studies in watercolor and pastel.
     She is best known for her work as a wildlife artist and author/illustrator of the children’s book titled “Mother Nature Knows…” 
     Kelly currently lives with her husband and the youngest of her three children near Bear River, Nova Scotia, Canada.
     To view some of Kelly Foxton’s artwork, please visit http://www.kellyfoxton.ca
Feb
22
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DB Outreach: Four Season Book Club
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

DB Four Seasons Book Club

We’re excited to host our quarterly virtual book club for all adults! Tuesday, February 22 at 8:30pm ET/ 7:30pm CT / 6:30pm MT / 5:30pm PT 

Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens 
The story of resiliency, survival, hope, love, loss, loneliness, desperation, prejudice, determination and strength.

If you are interested in joining us, please email us at [email protected] We can’t wait to discuss a variety of books with everyone!  If you have any recommendations? Let us know.

Schedule:

  • 1st – Fall Book Club (November 9)
    • Present Next Book at Meeting & on the Calendar Event Page
  • 2nd – Winter Book Club (February 22)
    • Present Next Book at Meeting & on the Calendar Event Page
  • 3rd – Spring Book Club (May TBD)
    • Present Next Book at Meeting & on the Calendar Event Page
  • 4th – Summer Book Club (August TBD)
    • Present Next Book at Meeting & on the Calendar Event Page