Yoga and art

ABOVE: Four Anson Elementary preschool students showcased some yoga poses they had learned in class at this week’s Marshalltown School Board meeting. Building staff and administrators said the yoga routine may help promote calmness and good behavior. AT LEFT: Marshalltown School District students in grades K-12 have their artwork on display inside the Fisher Community Center Auditorium now through March 28 for the district’s annual student art show. A reception will be held Saturday from 1-3 p.m., and refreshments will be served. Around 400 pieces ranging from paintings, drawings, sculptures, and photographs are being exhibited. The winning pieces get to be displayed at the district’s Central Office building next school year. The event is held in conjunction with Youth Art Month. Pictured is art instructor Laurie Mullen putting up some artwork.