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Frances Leach High Prairie Arts & Science Complex

The dream of creating a space and place dedicated to science, art, music, dance and theater is now a reality. The Frances Leach High Prairie Arts & Science Complex is a place of adventure and activity for children of all ages. In its last several years of programming, participation has doubled annually, with 26,000 guests in 2008.

High Prairie kids listen to Suzuki music students
High Prairie kids listen to Suzuki music students in the Imagination Theatre.
Mission

The Frances Leach High Prairie Arts and Science Complex exists as a destination point for events involving science and the arts by serving as an innovative, dynamic resource for lifelong learning and discovery.

Focus


  • To use space and resources efficiently, so non-profit groups with similar needs are located near each other.
  • To foster the ability for joint programs and partnerships among community organizations.
  • To provide combined progressive programming that targets children.
  • to create a community gathering place, an oasis for children of all ages to explore art, science, music, dance and theater.


Portrait of Frances Leach
Portrait of Frances Leach
"The things you share and give away give you the greatest pleasure."
- Frances Leach

To learn more about Frances Leach and why our facility bears her name, visit the "Frances Leach" subpage.




Additional Related Information

Documents

High Prairie 2008 Annual Report
File Size: 4144.1 kb

Frances Leach Camp Brochure 2011
File Size: 926.2 kb



Artist Educator Workshop 2008
File Size: 7377.05 kb

Workshop description and photos

High Prairie 2007 Annual Report
File Size: 252.05 kb

2007 Annual Report