There’s not one way to heal: AIRY

https://www.berkshireeagle.com/stories/theres-not-one-way-to-heal-just-like-theres-not-one-way-to-do-art-arts-in-recovery-for,550555

BERKSHIRE EAGLE

Sept 16, 2018

There’s not one way to heal, just like there’s not one way to do art’: Arts in Recovery for Youth expands suicide prevention programs

  • Enrollment for Arts in Recovery for Youth 16-week programs, for ages 13-22, is open for the following groups:

    Mondays, 4-6 p.m., with Cate Wolff, Oct. 15-Feb. 12
    ROOTS Teen Center, 43 Eagle St., North Adams

    Tuesdays, 4-6 p.m., with Marney Schorr, now through Feb. 13
    AIRY Step Up Group for previous participants
    NUarts Gallery & Studios, entrance at 21 Union St., Pittsfield

    Wednesdays, 3:30-5:30 p.m., with Cate Wolff, Oct. 17-Feb. 13
    Bushnell-Sage Library, 48 Main St., Sheffield

    Thursdays, 4-6 p.m., with Marney Schorr, Oct. 18-Feb. 14
    NUarts Gallery & Studios, entrance at 21 Union St., Pittsfield

    To register, please make an individual appointment prior to group start, as follows:

    Pittsfield, contact Marney Schorr at airyberkshires@gmail.com or 631-697-8291.

    North Adams or Sheffield, contact Cate Wolff at catewolff@gmail.com or 978-270-4113.

    Learn more about AIRY at https://airyedu.com

    Upcoming events 

    Talk Saves Lives,” 6-8 p.m., Bushnell-Sage Library, Sheffield. A brief introduction to suicide prevention and warning signs of suicidal thought, plus information and registration opportunities for the new AIRY program at the library. Free and open to the public.

    Hope is a Four Letter Word,” on view through October, an exhibit of youth art to raise awareness and funds for suicide prevention. Whitney Center for the Arts, 42 Wendell Ave., Pittsfield.

    Carpe Diem: Commemorating Life Through Music & Art,” a showcase of local musicians and bands to raise money and awareness about suicide prevention for AIRY, 1-7 p.m. Adams Agricultural Fairgrounds, 371 Old Columbia St., Adams. Tickets are: $10 in advance, $15 at the door, $25 AIRY Supporter, $50 AIRY Angel.

 

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