2017 Program Grantees

The Cultural Council of Randolph has funded the following programs for 2017:

Baby Birds & Their NestsConducted by the Mass Audubon Museum of American Bird Art in conjunction with Randolph Public Schools, this program provides an immersive science, nature and art program into Randolph's kindergarten classrooms
Spiritualism & Occult in MassachusettsA program by Maggie Dalton with the Randolph Senior Center, this October program will provide an illustrated talk and discussion of spiritualism and occult with a focus on Salem and Massachusetts
Core Borings & GeologyThe Blue Hill Adventure & Quarry Museum will partner with Randolph Public Schools to provide cut and polished core geologic samples from MWRA and DOT for discussion of the underlying geography in our region
Hofbrauhaus Bavarian BandAlpine tunes, polkas, marches and waltzes provided by an accomplished Bavarian music band conducted with coordination of Randolph Recreation
Night Before the Fourth ParadeSponsorship of marching bands and parade acts for the July 3, 2017 parade
Main Street MarketplaceSponsorship of musical and cultural acts/activities to take place at the Main Street Marketplace held at Powers Farm from June-September
Yo-Yo PeopleMassachusetts organization that has traveled the world and appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman and The Discover Channel brings high energy music, hula hoops and yo-yo tricks to Randolph. Hosted by Randolph Recreation during school vacation week.
Prometheus Dance - Elders EnsemblePost professional dancers ages 60-89 perform movement theatre that tells the stores of their lives as dancers, daughters, others and friends. Includes a post-performance discussion with the audience.  Hosted by the Randolph Senior Center
Senior PromTraditional prom night for Randolph residents aged 60+ years. Conducted by the Randolph Senior Center in conjunction with Randolph high school youth, the event features music, dancing, food and fun.
Performance - Amelia EarhartConducted by and at St.Francis of Assisi School in Braintree, this is a curriculum based program promoting character education through a full-life portrayal of Amelia Earhart.
Mass Audubon Wildlife TalkCoordinated by the Randolph Senior Center, a teacher/naturalist from the Blue Hills Trailside Museum will provide current information about the status of wildlife in the ares, bring a few live animals to meet and discuss conservation challenges for wildlife in eastern Massachusetts
Love on a Broadway PlatterDelvena Theatre brings the subject of Love and Broadway together in a performance at St.Mary's Parish Hall
[SENSE]ation DaysFuller Craft Museum in Brockton hosts free access to the Museum with guided tours of exhibits led by trained Museum Educators. The day includes multiple hands-on craft activities
New England Swing OrchestraThe sounds of the big band era come to life in Randolph at a swing concert
Teen Spirit/I AmRandolph artist Jamaal Eversley brings his vision of  teen spirit through art to Randolph through the creation of an exhibit created with Randolph teens in grades 9-12
Thingamajig Invention ConventionThe South Shore Natural Science Center hosts a single day program of inspiration, invention and innovation for youth ages 5-14.  STEAM education activities will challenge kids to create objects that benefit human and native animals using only recyclable materials. Includes a team "on-the-spot" challenge with prizes