Creativity & Imagination Day

Saturday, July 31st

“Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children.” – Walt Disney
This day of self-discovery, originality, and ideation will invoke the American entrepreneurial spirit of invention and innovation.
We will collaboratively produce “Children’s Earth Flag” for NASA’s first human mission to Mars.
When our flag is on Mars, we’ll feel connected to the universe and develop a cosmic identity.


10:30 AM to 2:30 PM - T.Shirt Painting (LAT)
11:00 AM to 11:15 AM - Charlotte Capouet (Columbia Music Studio)
12:00 PM to 12:05 PM - National Guard's Army Guard (The National Guard)
12:05 PM to 12:10 PM - Rock and Roll National Anthem by The School of Rock! (The School of Rock)
12:10 PM to 12:15 PM - Lift Every Voice and Sing by Quartertonez Music Students (Quartertonez Music)
12:20 PM to 12:30 PM - Evie Felten, Hayden’s “Serenade” on Flute by Evie Felten (Independent)
12:30 PM to 12:45 PM - Festival Day Opening Remarks (International Child Art Foundation)
1:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Gajavadana Beduve, An invocatory dance where the dancers offer their prayers to Lord Ganesha and seek his blessing to make the event a success. (NrityaMala School of Dance)
3:00 PM to 3:30 PM - Jathiswaram (NrityaMala School of Dance)
3:30 PM to 4:00 PM - Bells Speak by Arpan Dance Academy, Come enjoy an authentic Indian Kathak Dance (Arpan Dance Academy)
4:00 PM to 4:30 PM - Spectacular Science Show, Come watch Ionic and Hazmatt Bond perform their spectacular science show! Enjoy the magic of bubbling potions, dry ice, chemical reactions and explosions! (Science Guys of Baltimore)


10:30 AM to 11:30 AM - The Art of Rugs (Black Rabbit Rugs)
Location: Tent C
10:30 AM to 1:00 PM - Poem Writing, Join us in writing a poem about what life would be like when children return to school. (The Jüdische Kulturbund Project)
Location: Tent D
10:30 AM to 1:00 PM - My Special Place, Children will create a painting of their special place, where they feel safe surrounded by unity and family. (Young Masters Art Center)
Location: Tent A
10:30 AM to 2:00 PM - Art Therapy (Professor Nwanze)
Location: Tent C
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Design Your Own Shoe Stencil, Enjoy designing your own shoe stencil and finding your own true cultural identity. (Independent)
Location: Tent D
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM - Polygon Puzzle Maker, Come have fun being a polygon puzzle maker! (Numbers Alive Foundation)
Location: Tent A
12:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Jean Fabrics, Explore the meaning behind peaceful coexistence by creating jean fabrics using African prints! (Female Artists Association of Nigeria)
Location: Tent D
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Headlines and Haiku, Come write your own Haiku Headline, an ancient form of Japanese poetry about the world and how we are all connected! (Left + Right Creative)
Location: Tent D
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Polygon Puzzle Maker, Come have fun being a polygon puzzle maker! (Numbers Alive Foundation)
Location: Tent C
2:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Insects and Art!, Want to experience the world of creativity through evolution? This is the workshop for you, come experience how insects played a part in the realm of inspiration! (Independent)
Location: Tent D
3:15 PM to 5:00 PM - String and Bubble Art Fun, Come create awesome art out of yarns and dyes! The Science Guys will teach you all about solutions, surface tension, and even different textures! (Science Guys of Baltimore)
Location: Tent C


12:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Children will co-create “Children’s Earth Flag” for NASA’s first human mission to Mars. (International Child Art Foundation)