FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Director Of Operations
The Goddard School
The Goddard School of Akron Presents Fourth Annual Art Auction
Akron, OH (Grassroots Newswire) March 27, 2013 — The Goddard School located in Akron Ohio is sponsoring it’s fourth annual silent auction of original artwork by the students during the week of April 8 – 12, 2013. This event has blossomed into a magic event for all! Proceeds will be donated to The Akron Children’s Hospital NICU “Walk For Babies” event held on September 22, 2013 at The Akron Zoo.
All art for the auction is created by the students – ages 6 weeks to 6 years – of the school.
Every March, the children learn about artists, as well as the media, techniques and materials used to create. Each classroom creates a whole group projects as well as small group collaborations. Materials being used this year include canvas, acrylic, watercolor and oil paints, tissue paper, as well as a variety of mosiacs. Some classrooms have created their own interpretations of noted masterpiecesl; others have created their own work.
The Goddard School of Akron will have the exhibit open to parents and visitors Monday – Friday, April 8 – 12, 2013 from 9am-5pm. We invite parents and visitors to bid on the artwork of their selection throughout the week. Previously, the proceeds collected from the sales of the artwork has been matched by the franchisees Karen & Marty Marinos and Frank & Rosemarie Monago. Last year, the Akron and Jackson Twp. Goddard School’s raised nearly $7,000 for the NICU!
The Goddard School of Akron is located at 105 Springside Dr. Akron OH 44333. Phone (330) 665-3035 or email DAkronOH2@goddardschools.com to speak to Karis Guran or Lisa Sondej for additional information.
The Goddard School®: Celebrating 25 Years of Learning through Play.
Learning for fun. Learning for life. The Goddard School uses the most current, academically endorsed methods to ensure that children from six weeks to six years old have fun while learning the skills they need for long-term success in school and in life. Talented teachers collaborate with parents to nurture children into respectful, confident and joyful learners. The Goddard School’s AdvancED and Middle States-accredited F.L.EX. Learning Program reaches more than 45,000 students in nearly 400 Goddard Schools in 35 states. The Goddard School’s comprehensive play-based curriculum, developed with early childhood education experts, provides the best childhood preparation for social and academic success. To learn more about The Goddard School, please visit www.goddardschool.com.