In December 2018, Children and the Arts hosted their first community lantern parade in the town of Peterborough It was a stunning and memorable town-wide event, with the following partners:
Public Schools: ConVal High School, South Meadow School Middle School, Great Brook Middle School, Antrim Elementary School, Francestown Elementary School, Dublin Elementary School, Hancock Elementary School, Peterborough Elementary School, Pierce Elementary School.
Private Schools: Robin’s Nest Preschool, Happy Valley Preschool, Mountain Shadows, Well SchoolLocal Organizations: Boy Scout Troop 8, Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce, Interact Service Club from ConVal High School, Monadnock Center for History and Culture, NH Institute of Art, Peterborough Town Library, Town of Peterborough.
Find a beautiful video by Ruth Caswell Smith here: https://www.instagram.com/p/Bq5zeEBFWdj/?utm_medium=share_sheet
And from the Monadnock Leger-Transcript:
Find more images here from the Monadnock Leger-Transcript: https://www.ledgertranscript.com/The-Festival-of-Light-Lantern-Parade-21909664?fbclid=IwAR2_APrV1ILMz_ejZMEmWcvho_CcrCMAYEq3v_dPweOsgITmmBLmk0rdkEo