Kaleidoscope: Art and Nature on Wheels is a mobile education program for Kettering youth. Launched in 2017, Kaleidoscope brings a specially outfitted van to parks and community events, offering free access to inspiring art activities. Kaleidoscope’s creative projects, taught through the lens of nature, strive to deepen participants’ understanding of scientific principles.
In 2017, Kaleidoscope projects were created on the themes of of "Reflection and Refraction." With a goal of reaching 400 Kettering youth, over 1,000 participated through the camp program and at special events.
In 2018, Kaleidoscope will return with new activities on the theme of "Adaptation and Habitats." Camps and special event dates will be announced in May 2018.
Kaleidoscope is a joint initiative of Rosewood Arts Centre and the Habitat Environmental Center and supported in part by the City of Kettering, the Kettering Parks Foundation, and the Community Foundation for Kettering.
The Kaleidoscope van can also travel to your event and location! It can be reserved for after-school activities, parties and pop-up events. Call 296-0294 for more information.
Support for Kaleidoscope is provided by the City of Kettering, the Kettering Parks Foundation and the Community Fund for Kettering.