The Alexander Society For Inclusive Arts has been helping people with developmental challenges grow and learn in healthy ways for over twenty years. We have learned there are two important ways to focus our attention in providing developmental support: One is on helping the individual grow capacities for living successfully in community, the other is [...]
NOTE! Saturday, July 10 Jam Dance has been moved to Saturday, July 17 at Oakdene Park Stage, Kentville. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date. Our monthly Jam Dances are starting up again! As we emerge from another lockdown, the Town of Kentville, along with the Alexander Society for Inclusive Arts and Music [...]
Music in Communities Co-op is partnering with us to make Jam Dance available to the whole community. We are grateful for the leadership from Kim Barlow and Sarah McInnis.
Join us for our first public event since March! Wednesday morning, Oct. 14th. We are partnering with Music in Communities to present a fun, creative activity of music and movement. Since the number of people we can accommodate is restricted, please contact the email on the poster or to sign up. Note the new [...]
Two sets of video “lessons” are now available on the website. The first set of five lessons will take you through a process of skill development using bean bags. As explained in the previous post, these skills help build capacity for academic learning. Parents and teachers are free to use the videos however they like: [...]
We are launching a series of videos to help and inspire parents and teachers bring some fun, creative and beneficial activities to their children/students during this time of COVID19. The first series that is being posted is called Rhythm and Movement Exercises for children, youth and adults who are experiencing difficulty with reading, writing or [...]
Everyone is welcome to come and play with us. This year we are thrilled to have musical back -up from Jamie Junger and the Jungernaughts. Gonna be fun! Click on the event page to learn more: JAM DANCE
New Creative Arts program starting on Tuesday Sept. 24! This is for youth and adults who are challenged in any way or diagnosed with an intellectual disability and their peers. The program runs for 10 weeks at the Greenwich Community Centre. Volunteers are needed. Contact for more information or to sign up.
The Annual General Meeting of the Alexander Society for Inclusive Arts will be held on Sunday June 9, 2019 at 1-3 PM at the Greenwich Community Hall. Come and find out what the Alexander Society has been up to. View the latest video summary of the last 19 years! RVSP at www.alexandersociety.org or call (902) [...]
We are very happy to be co sponsoring a Community Jam Dance in partnership with The Flower Cart Group and the Deep Roots Music Cooperative.Jam Dance is fun for everyone who likes to move and dance and be part of community. No experience required. Come as you are! You will be welcomed and guided by [...]