Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos
Aug
27
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos

Cardboard Kids Castle! With your paid admission you can join an Educator to build the mother-of-all cardboard castles. Each week we will be adding to this huge creation on Tuesdays from 10:00 AM-Noon and then 1:00-3:00 PM.

It will be kid size with towers, flags, banners, knights, maybe a dragon, drawbridge gate and anything you can imagine and create. Lets have fun and be creative!

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Listen to Your Art
Aug
28
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Crayon Resist - Mandalas

Mandalas use radial balance to calm and please the eye. Using crayons and a watercolor wash technique, participants will have the opportunity to fashion their very own mandala masterpiece. The only limit is your imagination!

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Honors on the River
Oct
3
5:30 PM17:30

Honors on the River

Paper Industry International Hall of Fame Inc.

Board of Directors cordially invite you and your guests to the 25th Annual Induction Ceremony

HONORS ON THE RIVER (Formerly HALL OF FAME Dinner)

Thursday, October 3, 2019 at Red Lion Paper Valley Hotel

333 West College Avenue | Appleton Wisconsin, U.S.A.

5:30 PM - Cocktails

6:30 PM - Dinner Stations

7:30 PM - Induction Ceremony & Program

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS

2019 Paper Industry International Hall of Fame Inductees

Roberto Berardi - Chairman of the European Tissue Symposium

Turin, Italy

Donald D. Dick - Dick Engineering Inc. – Retired

Toronto, Canada

Dr. Gordon A. Nicholls - Research Scientist – Consultant

Auckland, New Zealand

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Listen to Your Art
Aug
21
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Kindness Rocks - Encore Galaxy Rocks

The kindness rock movement has been gathering steam for several years and we want to keep it going! Using acrylic paint and a sponging technique, we’ll be painting “galaxy” rocks to keep or hide around the Fox Valley! Join us and use your creativity on this random act of kindness!

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Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos
Aug
20
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos

Cardboard Kids Castle! With your paid admission you can join an Educator to build the mother-of-all cardboard castles. Each week we will be adding to this huge creation on Tuesday’s from 10:00 AM-Noon and then 1:00-3:00 PM.

It will be kid size with towers, flags, banners, knights, maybe a dragon, drawbridge gate and anything you can imagine and create. Lets have fun and be creative!

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Listen to Your Art
Aug
14
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Painting with Bubbles - Bursting with Color

Your paintings will be bursting with color! (See what we did there??) Using bubbles as the vehicle, we’ll be painting our group project with vibrant, bubbly color. Come join us for this unique opportunity and let your creativity flow!

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Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos
Aug
13
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos

Cardboard Kids Castle! With your paid admission you can join an Educator to build the mother-of-all cardboard castles. Each week we will be adding to this huge creation on Tuesday’s from 10:00 AM-Noon and then 1:00-3:00 PM.

It will be kid size with towers, flags, banners, knights, maybe a dragon, drawbridge gate and anything you can imagine and create. Lets have fun and be creative!

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Paper Art Summer Camp
Aug
12
to Aug 16

Paper Art Summer Camp

This fun and informative week-long class will walk participants through making paper by hand with a variety of items, printing on paper using selecting fonts, and then binding the pieces into a book. Designed for children ages 8-12. This camp will be run by the PDC's Artist-in-Residence, Tyla. Get tickets at http://bit.ly/2FVzGTD

Funded in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Humanities Council, with funds from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the State of Wisconsin.

Date: August 12-16

Time: 9:30 AM-11:30 AM

Cost: $35 members $50 non-members

Must register by August 9.

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Listen to Your Art
Aug
7
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Each month a series of revolving projects has been taught around a lively theme. Projects have included painting with air, kindness rocks, bubble painting and a crayon resist. Join us for these exciting projects in August where our theme is “Color Your World.”

Air Painting - Motley Monsters

Learn how to paint without using a paint brush, and create whimsical monsters with googly eyes. Use your imagination to craft a world of friendly monsters while you play with all of the colors of the rainbow—using only air to paint!

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Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos
Aug
6
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesdays - Dream Castle Demos

Cardboard Kids Castle! With your paid admission you can join an Educator to build the mother-of-all cardboard castles. Each week we will be adding to this huge creation on Tuesday’s from 10:00 AM-Noon and then 1:00-3:00 PM.

It will be kid size with towers, flags, banners, knights, maybe a dragon, drawbridge gate and anything you can imagine and create. Lets have fun and be creative!

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Book Reading of The Milkshake Man by author Greg Forbes Siegman
Aug
1
11:30 AM11:30

Book Reading of The Milkshake Man by author Greg Forbes Siegman

On Thursday, August 1, the Paper Discovery Center will host a visit by author Greg Forbes Siegman. At 11:30 A.M., Greg will do a Reading of The Milkshake Man –his upcoming book for children. This illustrated book tells the story of a young person trying to fulfill his dream to make a difference in the world outside his window and the grandparent who mentors him. It is geared toward kids between Kindergarten & 4th grade. After the Reading and a Q&A, he will lead an art activity with the kids. Kids at heart (parents & grandparents) are welcome, too!

Cost: Regular admission includes the show. Show only will cost $5

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Cardboard Tuesday--Welcome to the Jungle!
Jul
30
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesday--Welcome to the Jungle!

Welcome to the Jungle! You’re invited with your paid admission to join educator Stacy as she leads our guests in creating their very own jungle dioramas. We’ll fill our space with tropical trees, birds, insects, flowers and jungle animals of all kinds by thinking “outside the box.” Join us from 10-Noon and then 1-3 pm.

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Listen to Your Art
Jul
24
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Kindness Rocks - The Final Frontier!

The kindness rock movement has been gathering steam for several years and we want to keep it going! Using acrylic paint and a sponging technique, we’ll be painting “galaxy” rocks to keep or hide around the Fox Valley! Join us and use your creativity on this random act of kindness!

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Cardboard Tuesday--Welcome to the Jungle!
Jul
23
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesday--Welcome to the Jungle!

Welcome to the Jungle! You’re invited with your paid admission to join educator Stacy as she leads our guests in creating their very own jungle dioramas. We’ll fill our space with tropical trees, birds, insects, flowers and jungle animals of all kinds by thinking “outside the box.” Join us on 7/23 and 7/30 from 10-Noon and then 1-3 pm.

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Listen to Your Art
Jul
17
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Painting with Bubbles - Bursting with Red, White and Blue!

Your paintings will be bursting with pride! (See what we did there??) Using bubbles as the vehicle, we’ll celebrate our country by blowing red, white and blue bubbles on black paper. Come join us for this unique opportunity!

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Cardboard Tuesday--Welcome to the Jungle!
Jul
16
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesday--Welcome to the Jungle!

Welcome to the Jungle! You’re invited with your paid admission to join educator Stacy as she leads our guests in creating their very own jungle dioramas. We’ll fill our space with tropical trees, birds, insects, flowers and jungle animals of all kinds by thinking “outside the box.” Join us on 7/16, 7/23 and 7/30 from 10-Noon and then 1-3 pm.

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Listen to Your Art
Jul
10
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Hey Kids!! (Ages 4-11) You’re invited every Wednesday 10am-Noon to “Listen to Your Art”!!

Each month a series of revolving projects will be taught around a lively theme. Projects include painting with air, kindness rocks and bubble painting. Join us in July for these exciting projects, where our theme is “America the Beautiful.”

Air Painting - Fireworks: Art in the Sky!

Come and paint without using a paintbrush, and learn a new technique for creating fireworks on your night sky. Experiment and play with vibrant colors as you create your own patriotic masterpiece painting only with air!

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Cardboard Tuesdays
Jul
9
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesdays

Welcome to the Jungle! You’re invited with your paid admission to join educator Stacy as she leads our guests in creating their very own jungle dioramas. We’ll fill our space with tropical trees, birds, insects, flowers and jungle animals of all kinds by thinking “outside the box.” Join us on 7/9, 7/16, 7/23 and 7/30 from 10-Noon and then 1-3 pm.

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Listen to Your Art
Jun
26
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Kindness Rocks - Sharing Rainbows - June 26.

The kindness rock movement has been gathering steam for several years and we want to keep it going! Using colorful acrylic paint, we’ll be painting rocks with all of the colors of the rainbow to hide around the Fox Valley! Join us and use your creativity on this random act of kindness!

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Listen to Your Art
Jun
19
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Bubble Painting with Recycled Bottles - Bursting Rainbows - June 19.

Your paintings will be bursting with color! (See what we did there??) Using bubbles as the vehicle, we’ll be painting our group project with vibrant, bubbly color. Come join us for this unique opportunity and let your creativity flow!

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Listen to Your Art
Jun
12
10:00 AM10:00

Listen to Your Art

Hey Kids!! (Ages 4-11), every Wednesday 10am-Noon come to the PDC to “Listen to Your Art!”

Air Painting - Mixing Rainbows - June 12. Learn how to paint without using a paintbrush, and watch as colors magically mix together creating new colors. Experiment and play with warm and cool colors as you create your own colorful masterpiece painting only with air!

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Cardboard Tuesday
Jun
11
10:00 AM10:00

Cardboard Tuesday

Come make your own dream vehicle. Hover away in a hover craft, row away in a boat, or drive away in a car. Every Tuesday during the month of June, come create a different type of vehicle. Once created, leave your masterpiece here for others to enjoy and admire.

Make a Hover Craft - 10 am-Noon and 1-3 pm

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Bottom Half Teens Discussion
Jun
10
7:00 PM19:00

Bottom Half Teens Discussion

Join us for an in-depth look at John Wiley’s plan to help raise the “Bottom Half” of teens – those students that are unmotivated in school and whose grades put them in the bottom half of their class on Monday, June 10 from 7:00- 8:30 PM.

In his words, Wiley is on a late-in-life mission to throw a safety net to teenagers he believes are on the road to a lifetime of poverty. Wiley will discuss his plan designed to help these teens find a mission, a job and purpose in their lives.

Copies of Wiley’s book, Bottom Half Teens, will be available for sale at the event.

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