Monthly Archive: September, 2015

Sharing Ownership and Sharing Power- who claims credit for collaborative community art?

Many years ago as a youth worker running health programs with teens, I was shown a chart that showed the balance of power between youth and adults as young people take on more… Continue reading

Alewife pins at Canoemobile

Does that title make any sense?  An organization called Wilderness Inquiry organizes events across the country that they call “Canoemobile” to introduce youth to their waterways and to help them learn about ecology. … Continue reading

Data Veggies

Once again Connection Lab helped to bring food security data to the Ignite festival of food and fire by laser-cutting information into vegetables.  Take a look at some of the beautiful examples created… Continue reading

Garden pavers are in place!

Just in time for the school year, the garden bed numbers are in place at the East Somerville Community School garden.  After a few sessions of finishing and grouting them, Groundwork Somerville’s Green… Continue reading