Thursday, January 3, 2013
The arts & crafts fair at Marple Newtown High School will benefit the Student Sunshine Scholarship Fund.
NEWTOWN SQUARE–Marple Newtown High School is holding its first-ever arts & crafts fair to benefit a student scholarship fund. The fair is currently in need of vendors. Below is the information provided from the district website: The Student Sunshine Scholarship Fund of Marple Newtown High School is sponsoring their 1st Annual Arts & Crafts Fair. This scholarship Fund will provide for students in our building who may be facing a financial hardship. We want ALL of our students to have the best experience possible by participating in all we have to offer. Whether a student wishes to buy a yearbook, go to a school dance, go on a field trip, join in on our LINK weekend, show sportsmanship on the athletic fields and more, will no longer be …
Wednesday, July 6, 2011
The local arts & crafts store were among the 135 A.C. Moore stores participating in the 'World's Largest' card-making event in honor of military officers overseas and Independence Day.
BROOMALL–In support of this Fourth of July, which marked America's 235th birthday, and the troops overseas, A.C. Moore held the 'World's Largest' Card Making Event last Wednesday on June 29. The arts & crafts chain store set a goal to create 10,000 cards on one day; the Broomall store anticipated to make 75 of those on Wednesday. According to Mark Eicholz, A.C. Moore of Broomall store branch manager, the store made 25 in the first hour and expected to meet its goals. The event was filled with patriotic activities, including coloring and writing personal messages for cards which will be sent to troops overseas and creating marshmallow patriotic pops, making red, white and blue tie-dye t-shirts. "It's kind of a cool day," said Eicholz. "It's…
Thursday, June 30, 2011
The subject of this week's Fast Forward is making patriotic marshmallow pops at A.C. Moore in Broomall.
In this week's Fast Forward feature, we popped into craft store A.C. Moore in Broomall for their patriotic arts & crafts day on Wednesday. A.C. Moore employee Ian Baker shows Patch how to make patriotic marshmallow pops in high speed (and slow speed in some parts). Editor's note: Fast Forward is a video feature for Marple Newtown Patch, where we’ll take a slice of life in our community and put it on fast forward. Be sure to check out our other videos in this collection.