Ransom poster for webJanuary 13-17 – Sharon High School Graphic Design Students to Exhibit Water Conservation Posters at the Massachusetts State House

Posters will be on display in Doric Hall from Jan. 13-17, with an artist’s reception on Thursday, Jan. 16 at 10am.

As part of an on-going program in the town of Sharon, MA to create awareness about water conservation, Sharon High School graphic design students were presented with information on the topic of water conservation, followed by a challenge to create informational posters for the public.  Students researched water conservation issues, chose their own headlines, and designed their posters (and original artwork) in the Art Nouveau style, using Adobe Illustrator.

The water conservation poster project was a collaborative effort between the Neponset River Watershed Association’s Water Conservation Coordinator, Nancy Fyler, and Sharon High School’s media arts teacher, Janine Roberto, and was funded by the Sharon Water Department and Sharon High School’s F.A.M.E. Program.

For more information, contact Nancy Fyler

Sharon Solar Challenge

next step living logo-printNext Step Living is sponsoring a Sharon Solar Challenge. The goal is to sign up 15 Sharon households for solar panels by March 31. You can find out more at two workshops at the Sharon Public Library, the first on Wednesday evening, January 29 from 6:30 until 7:45 p.m., and the second on Tuesday, February 25 from 6:30 until 7:45 p.m. In addition, there will be an open house on Saturday, February 8, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the home of Paul Lauenstein and Lonnie Friedman at 4 Gavins Pond Road, Sharon, MA


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