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North Marion patrons, students invited to take part in photo project

All are invited to join North Marion in a special project.

When: Oct. 18, 2013, all day and all evening long.

Where: All across North Marion School District

What: Students, staff and patrons will go on assignment with digital cameras, camera phones or disposable cameras, taking extraordinary pictures of ordinary events. Don’t have access to a digital camera? Request a disposable camera by calling Karla at 503-981-8501 or emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

The Goal: To create a pictorial record of the North Marion community. Pictures may be staged or spontaneous. The intent is to capture all that is distinct and magical about the learning

Community, organizers said. Participants are encouraged to be creative! Catch the

sunrise together, capture a kindergartener’s smile, seek out the silly, celebrate special moments, salute those who serve, recognize all that is special about North Marion!

What happens next? The event is sponsored by the North Marion Community Auction Committee. Participants will be asked to send their pictures to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Over the next two months the auction committee will compile the pictures. The best will be chosen and featured as part of the theme for the 2014 All Community Auction April 12, 2014.

In addition there will be viewing opportunities at the four schools, with competition through voting for the best photographs of the day. Prizes will be awarded at the 2014 Auction Dinner. A Day in the Life photobook will be created and available for purchase. Finally, a Facebook page will be created where all the pictures will be available for the community to view.

Questions? Call Karla at 503-981-8501 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .



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