Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Paulette Meier This Weekend!

This weekend at ARTS/West we have:
FREE INTERACTIVE CONCERT OF
STORY SONGS SHARING
TRICKS AND SKILLS FOR GETTING ALONG
with PAULETTE MEIER, SINGER/SONGWRITER/PEACEEDUCATOR
3:00PM, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH

Co-sponsored by Athens Friends, Church of the Good Shepherd-Episcopal, Christ Lutheran, Christ the King, St. Paul's, Hillel, First Presbyterian and Appalachian Peace & Justice Network For more information, call 698-8625.

Paulette Meier’s songs tell of young people who express their feelings about everyday conflicts and work out their problems together. Using lively country, reggae, blues and hip-hop styles on her guitar and sing-along choruses, Paulette helps kids appreciate diversity and grasp concepts that ease relationships when the going gets tough.

Paulette has worked in four states as a peace educator and social emotional learning specialist. Her CD, Come Join the Circle: Lessonsongs for Peacemaking received positive reviews in Parenting Magazine and School Library Journal. It won a 2002 Parents Choice Approved Award and a 2003 Children’s Music Web Award. It has sold over 7000 copies and is on sale at the UN Bookstore in NYC. Copies for sale after concert or see www.lessonsongs.com