friendship through the Arts for all ages

– a music and arts initiative – 

classes beginning September 2017

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The Initiative

The Art House Des Moines — a community of friendship through the arts “It’s not only music. It’s not only art. It’s a community. It’s a sense of having a place to belong.” - Jared Leto The Art House Des Moines is a community arts initiative of Windsor Presbyterian...
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Benefits of Early Childhood Music

Early Childhood Benefits Babies, toddlers and preschoolers love music and singing. Music is an important part of the life of young children. They naturally interact, move, sway, dance, and sing with incredible joy. Music enhances a child’s growth and development...
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Multigenerational Activities

Multigenerational activities Historically, young and old connected naturally. Older people taught the young how to be and how to become. Close daily contact between the young and old was a matter of survival. Being with, watching after, and assisting in the care of...
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Who Are We?

A glimpse of what is to come     “If you are a dreamer come in If you are a dreamer a wisher a liar A hoper a pray-er a magic-bean-buyer If you’re a pretender come sit by my fire For we have some flax golden tales to spin Come in! Come in!”...
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