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Tag Archives: Festival

Join the Museum for Envirofest!

Sep

20

Join the Museum, in partnership with the City of Jacksonville’s Environmental Protection Board, for the third annual Envirofest. This is a family-friendly event centered on raising environmental awareness through the arts, education, and music. Enjoy book readings, live music, recycled art projects, tours, and much more!

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Give a Dollar, Make a Difference! VSA 2014

May

01

Our 2014 VSA Festival begins in just 5 days. The Very Special Arts Festival is held annually at the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens and provides exciting opportunities in the arts to children with disabilities. Each year…

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VSA Projects & Impacts on Students

May

06

Each year thousands of students visit the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens during it’s week long VSA Festival. Not only do our student visitors enjoy the rare experience of being in a museum and…

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Very Special Art Festival 2013

Apr

08

The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens is home to the Jacksonville affiliate of VSA (Very Special Arts), an international organization that…

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One Spark Is All It Takes

Sep

28

…the arts and culture industry contributed over $66 million to Jacksonville’s economy in 2011. With the help of One Spark, this number could increase exponentially over the next few years. Imagine people traveling from across the country and around the world to come to Jacksonville. Think the World’s Fair for the 21st century, and it could be right here in little old Jacksonville.

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One Teacher’s Experience at VSA

May

07

Written by Heather A. Welch, Assistant Teacher – Intermediate 1/Technology Manager, NorthFloridaSchoolof Special Education Wednesday my school North Florida School of Special Education had the opportunity to take part of your annual VSA field trip.  Our students loved it.  It was my first time on this particular field trip.  I was very impressed by how organized and […]

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