Tag: SAFE BASE

Hundreds of photos documenting the earliest days of Allen County, are being prepared for an upcoming Smithsonian Institution Exhibit. The Mary L. Martin Art Gallery and Creitz Recital Hall will serve as the starting point…

With learning moved into living rooms, the after-school program SAFE BASE also is adopting a virtual version of its educational offerings. SAFE BASE kicked off a new six-week program this week, delivering a variety of…

The mystery of Mrs. Charles Scott’s missing $8 was solved Thursday by SAFE BASE students, who used metal detecting wands to dig through the dirt for eight gold coins. Allen County Historical Society director Kurtis…

Sharks are out. Squid are in. For the past several years, the after-school program SAFE BASE has celebrated Shark Week. Elementary school students from kindergarten to sixth grade covered everything shark, such as the design…

Students enrolled in SAFE BASE, USD 257?s after-school program, gathered for an evening filled with fun, games, food and a visit from Santa Wednesday during a holiday carnival at Jefferson Elementary School. At top,  …

A festive atmosphere Monday greeted students and staffers involved with SAFE BASE, USD 257’s after-school program, particularly since this year marks the 20th of the program’s existence. Participants celebrated the 20-year milestone with cake. Among…

Sheridan Byrd cut strips of fabric from an old t-shirt Wednesday, then tied them together to make a backpack. ?This is probably the most interesting thing we?ve done,? she as her nimble fingers tied the…

Area students won’t be able to take part in an educational summer program this year because of a lack of grant funding. SAFE BASE, an afterschool program in its 19th year, will not offer summer…

A dozen SAFE BASE students have spent the past few sessions learning the finer points of fencing, courtesy of Allen Community College student and SAFE BASE instructor Imani Lemon, a lifelong fan and participant of…