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Learning About Local WildLife

This months DIGS Camera club outing was at the local Eco Center, where Ben Winkelman explains to  club members about the wide variety of wildlife in and along the rivers in our area. Camera Club members took pictures of the mounted animals on display as well as some real ones in…

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Kayla: A Heart For Art

Kayla Milliken (center) holds up her painting for sale as Julia McGuiness (left) and Mary Williams look on at the booth for Developing Independence, Growth and Security (DIGS) at the Spring Art Market at the Rome Civic Center, April 12, 2013. Picture courtesy of (Brittany Hannah/RN-T). Kayla has such a…

In: Art Club Community DIGS

Cedar Valley Arts Festival

The Cedar Valley Arts Festival is here! Mother’s Day is just around the corner and we have the perfect gift for Mom. Be sure to stop by the DIGS booth Saturday, April 27, 2013: 10Am -6pm or Sunday, April 28, 2013: 12pm-5pm and see our new inspirations created with the…

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DIGS: The Spring Art Market

Mother’s Day is just around the corner and we have the perfect gift for her! How about handmade soap, a beautiful handmade garden apron or a tea-cup bird feeder or one-of-a-kind-stepping stone? We also carry a wide assortment of handmade wind chimes and garden lighting and our most popular item…

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DIGS: Inspirational plaques to be given as awards

The DIGS ‘Art Hearts’ art club works on inspirational plaques to be given as awards for the upcoming No Excuses 5/10K Saturday, April 20th. This first time event is in memory of local fitness and health trainer Scott Hines and will benefit the Braves Miracle Field of Rome. The 5/10K…

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DIGS Choir Performs at Miracle Field

‘Just As I Am’ the DIGS choir performs the National Anthem for the opening ceremonies for the Miracle Field 2013 baseball season. It is co-sponsored by the Rome Braves and Rome/Floyd Parks & Recreation Authority (RFPRA).   You might also like these posts: DIGS: Inspirational plaques to be given as…

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New Product For Garden Art

We have a new product for ‘garden art’ for the upcoming arts/crafts festivals. We are making glycerin soaps using a variety of things from the garden: loofah, lavender, rosemary, lemon balm, etc. We are in need of empty/clean Pringle cans. Also if anyone has a heat gun to donate or…

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