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Movie nights continue on April 15th

Movie Night at The Studio – Every 3rd Friday @ 6:30pm

Donations Make It Happen!

Following Is The Movie Schedule Through July 15, 2016

April 15th:  Steel Yard Blues – Hosted by Paul Henry Abram

Watch as a group of misfits decide to refurbish a plane and use it to fly to a deserted island where they can live free of societal judgments and rules.  But first, Sutherland has a Studebaker to mangle…. And friends to bust him out of jail.

Watch the trailer @  http://ow.ly/ZuVMq

(Peter Boyle says you better DONATE – the Movie is Free!)

 

May 20thNothing Like Chocolate – Hosted by Dan Rosenberg

This is a documentary film about a close friend of mine, David “Mott” Friedman.  He started a chocolate factory on the island of Grenada, in the Caribean.  He became aware that the local cocoa growers were paid very little for their beans, which were exported and made into gourmet chocolate.  He established a cooperative that paid the cocoa growers a fair price for their beans, and then began making the chocolate locally. The factory is owned and run by Grenadian locals. The chocolate has twice been awarded coveted Silver Medals at the top international chocolate festival.  At Movie Night, everyone will have a chance to sample the company’s delicious chocolate!

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/38528342

(Requested donation: $5 to support the studio and for chocolate tasting – theMovie is Free!)

June 17th – Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time – Hosted by Lisa Gatz
Andy Goldsworthy is a sculptor who works with nature’s environment to create magical, mostly temporal works with natural objects found around his chosen site for his work. The film is mesmerizing and gives one a sense of wonder at the hidden treasure found on the earth and in Goldsworthy’s imaginative mind.
(The Movie is FREE – Donations Make it Happen!)
July 15thFinding Vivian Maier – Hosted by Angel Neville
Who is Vivian Maier?  This is a documentary about the brilliant photographer Vivian Maier, whose genius went undiscovered for years as she worked as a nanny.  How Maier lived in obscurity, and how thousands of her photographs were discovered in storage after her death is explored in this meditation on art, fame, and recognition.  Now considered one of the 20th century’s greatest street photographers, Vivian Maier was a mysterious person who secretly took over 100,000 photographs that went unseen during her lifetime. Since buying her work by chance at auction, amateur historian John Maloof has crusaded to put this prolific photographer in the history books. Maier’s strange and riveting life and art are revealed through never-before-seen photographs, films, and interviews with dozens who thought they knew her.

Trailer:  https://www.you

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“Yoga for the Spirit: a Soundbath journey”

The recent Studio fundraiser “Yoga for the Spirit: a Soundbath journey”  with Matthew Keran was a big hit in the shire. We had a beautiful time offering this to the mountain community and connecting in this new experience! Kristin English

Join Kristin at the Studio Wednesday mornings 9am for all-level yoga and Thursday mornings 9:30 am for restorative…www.knowtheself.net

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2015 in Review!

Friends of the Studio,

What a year it has been for the Studio! We have seen the renovations continue, with the installation of the kitchen and other finishing work! This year there were many classes including yoga, belly dancing, african drumming, yarn spinning, tax preparation, the teen reading program, and so much more! There were so many fun events including concerts, jam sessions, game and movie nights, book readings, and work parties.

The Studio survives financially from fees earned from these classes and events but also relies on donations. The Studio still requires approximately $2,500 per year in donations to cover all of its bills.

Your donations are tax deductible, so why not make a donation now to the Studio?

You can mail a check to:

North Fork Studio
PO Box 127
North Fork, CA 93643

Or, you can donate via PayPal or credit card by clicking this link.

Make a Donation Here

Thank you all so much for your support of the North Fork Studio!

Mac OS Class Nov 19th

An introductory class on how to use the Macintosh operating system will happen on Thursday, November 19th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. The class is $10 but no one will be turned away. For more information you can call Josh Freeman at 559.877.3061