Check out our Community Educator Spotlights for the month of July
Carly Wise – Levick
Rawson Duckett | Urban Gardener
July 12 | How to Compost in Containers
July 19 | How to Plant An Herb Container Garden
About Rawson Duckett
Rawson Duckett is a urban farming expert and edible landscaper. His philosophy is that food is medicine, medicine Is food, as well as that gardening at home is therapeutic & saves money as well as trips to the doctor.
He founded Flower City Roots to be a for hire garden consultant, private garden instructor and garden installer.
He also converts abandoned city lots into edible and medicinal lots as a way to reduce food deserts within the city.
Marcus Bowens | Dancer
June 3, 10, 17, 24,& 31: Hip Hop Cardio
About Marcus Bowens
Marcus has created, trained and taught hip hop dance for over 10 years. Beginning at the age of 10 in the world of freestyle hip hop dance, has since become a versatile and dynamic choreographer. He is also skilled in contemporary modern, African step, Caribbean dancehall and Irish step dance.
Marcus has been a co-creator in multiple projects with SUNY Brockport professor and Drumcliffe School of Irish Dance artistic director, Edward Murphy. These projects included infusing hip hop and African step dance with Irish step dance. Marcus has also trained under scholarship with the highly acclaimed Garth Fagan Dance Company. He has performed in multiple SUNY Brockport annual Sankofa dance shows. Marcus currently teaches hip hop choreography to new students.
Alivia “Dulce” Ruiz | Graphic Designer & Artist
July 13, 20, 27: Paint & Sip Potter Workshop
Time: 7-9 PM | Register: http://tiny.cc/540paintnsippottery