It’s Casino Time! We are looking for a number of volunteers to assist with our upcoming Casino Fundraiser March 6 and 7, 2019 at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino. Casino volunteering is a great chance to bond with fun puppet peeps! No experience is necessary as there is training provided and free food too! Your time is worth over $240 … Continue reading Volunteer at our Casino Fundraiser!
Drop by our booth at Market Collective’s 10 Year Anniversary and Holiday Market, Dec 7-9th to make your own festive puppet or explore your public me/private me in creating a mask. Puppet and mask making are FREE! FRI DEC 7 – SAT DEC 9: Friday: 4pm – 9pm Saturday: 10am – 6pm Sunday: 10am – 6pm ADMISSION: … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up at Market Collective Dec 7-9!
Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving that happens each year after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. It’s a time when Canadians, charities and businesses come together to celebrate giving and participate in activities that support charities and non-profits. There is no “right” way to participate as long as it supports generosity and giving. … Continue reading Help us raise funds to promote mental wellness on Giving Tuesday!
There is something fishy going on in November. This month we invite you to have a Puppet Pop-Up in your own home. Make your own fish puppet with the instructions in this video and with the following template (or make your own puppet of any kind), take a photo or video, and then email to … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up DIY
We are pleased to be participating in the Conférence Canadian Art Therapy Association Conference 2018 October 12-14 at Concordia University in Montreal. Our VIEW Program Manager & Presenter Allan Rosales and program co-facilitator Suzanne Clease will be presenting a 3-hr workshop, “The View from the Inside Project: Using Mask-Body Puppets to Impact Mental Health and Quality of … Continue reading View from the Inside Workshop at the Canadian Art Therapy Conference
We currently have three volunteer opportunities: Casino C-Chair, Sponsorship Committee, and Puppet Power Conference Committee! Join our dynamic team – meet one of our committee members! Casino Co-Chair Do you have strong attention to detail and love organizing people and events? We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed volunteer to Co-Chair our upcoming Casino Fundraiser … Continue reading Get Involved – Volunteer Opportunities!
Puppet Pop-Up Studio: One Glove Puppet Pop-Up Studio is a monthly family puppet making and performing workshop with a different theme and location (in the Calgary area) each month. Saturday October 20, 10am-12noon Wildflower Arts Centre – Dance Drama Studio II 3363 Spruce Dr SW Tickets: $10 per person, $35 groups of 4-6 > click … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up Studio: One Glove!
We are phasing out our Puppets on the Go crate program as we are currently working towards a cost-effective online platform for a DIY learning experience that can reach people globally. This will be your last chance to book a crate program for the 2018-19 school year – Calgary only. Crates contain all the components … Continue reading Last Chance to Book a Puppets on the Go Crate!
Behind the Mask WP Puppet Theatre brings a mask-making workshop to people living with dementia From Dementia Connections Magazine September 10, 2018 by Jennifer Freisen When the team from WP Puppet Theatre first walked through the doors of Club 36 — an Adult Day Program operated by the Alzheimer Society of Calgary — last fall, … Continue reading Behind the Mask
Using Puppets and Art Therapy for Mental Health and Quality of Life: The View from the Inside Workshop In conjunction with the Alberta Play Therapy Association Presented by Wendy Passmore-Godfrey (BFA) and Allan Rosales (MA in Art Therapy) Friday 21 September 2018 Red Deer: The Red Deer Museum & Gallery (Stewart Room) Friday 28 September 2018 Lethbridge: Lethbridge University Res Hall … Continue reading Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life