Drama Performance

Join us for a celebration of the poetry of Shel Silverstein.  July 27, 5-7 pm Bethel School.  Students from the One Planet summer program from Bethel, Rochester, Royalton and Stockbridge will be performing.  Free admission.  Donations greatly appreciated.

Please support the Arts Bus through VT Gives, a state wide day of giving to support Vermont non-profits. Check out our page at https://www.vermontgives.org/organizations/arts-bus-inc

Arts Bus Design Contest Winners

The Arts Bus Design Contest winners have been chosen! 1st Place-Mia LaCasse of Northfield               2nd Place-June Brown and Amber Wimmer of Bethel Their designs will be featured on this year’s Arts Bus tote bags.  Look for your tote bag on our Facebook shop or at Arts Bus events.

Mother/Child Celebration May 13th

The Arts Bus is having a Mother/Child Celebration!  Bring the whole family on Saturday, May 13th from 1-4 at the Randolph Recreation Pavilion.  The event will include healthy snacks, cookie decorating, Mother’s Day crafts, health and educational information and a raffle of items from local businesses to benefit the Arts Bus. The event will also […]

Spring Garden Art for Kids of All Ages!

Spring Garden Art for Kids of All Ages!

Hard to believe spring is just about here. . .bulbs are beginning to sprout again, robins are hunting for worms, and all this means it’s time to think about the garden!  Gardens, art, and kids make a fun mix!  Here is a fun activity for all ages to enjoy: Collect some river rocks of varying […]

Help Arts Bus Match $5,000 Gift!

Help Arts Bus Match $5,000 Gift!

Arts Bus is the lucky recipient of a $5,000 pledge match from Hugh and Kate McLean!!  We need your help in matching this very generous donation, so we can turn that $5,000 into $10,000!!  Ten thousand dollars can support up to three months of art education programming, brought directly to children and their families via […]

Painting Activity for Toddlers!

Painting Activity for Toddlers!

It’s not always easy to find inexpensive, fun, creative, AGE-APPROPRIATE art activities for toddlers.  Feedback from the older toddlers and preschoolers tells us that most get bored with “handprint” projects (like making a turkey out of the child’s handprint–great to try once, but not much creativity involved here, and kids are HUNGRY for creative pursuits!) […]

Towns Support Arts Bus Through Appropriations!

Towns Support Arts Bus Through Appropriations!

Arts Bus wishes to thank all the people who voted YES! to allocate town appropriations for Arts Bus stops in their communities for the upcoming year!  The following towns were approached to provide appropriation monies, and every town voted to do so!:  Barnard, Braintree, Brookfield, Chelsea, Northfield, Randolph, Roxbury, Tunbridge and Williamstown.  THANKS!!!  And, see […]

Arts Bus Design Contest

Arts Bus Design Contest

March 4, 2016 is the deadline for your child (age 4 to 12) to submit their artwork for the Arts Bus Design Contest.  The theme is “My Adventures on the Arts Bus”. Entry forms are available this week at schools and libraries in Barnard, Bethel, Braintree, Brookfield, Chelsea, Northfield, Randolph, Rochester, Roxbury, South Royalton, Stockbridge, […]

Arts Bus Hires New Development Director

Arts Bus Hires New Development Director

Arts Bus is the proud recipient of a two-year grant from the Canaday Foundation, totaling $74,750!  This grant supports our new full-time position:  Arts Bus Development Director!  Local art teacher and fundraiser Heather DeLeone was hired to fill the position and she is working hard to establish fundraising partnerships with other area non-profits, as well […]