Pegge Laine

Community Outreach Coordinator

Pegge Laine is the Community Outreach Coordinator for the Turchin Center and brings a wealth  of experience to her work in community arts engagement and outreach. Having completed a thirty-year career in education and counseling in North Carolina, Peggy returned to Appalachian State University for a certification in Expressive Arts. She is certified with the International Expressive Arts Therapy Association as a registered Expressive Arts Consultant Educator. Pegge is passionate about coordinating arts experiences for the community and believes that participation in the arts, enriches, transforms and heals. She strives to create a sense of community with her students and help them develop an appreciation of cultural and social diversity.

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Telephone: 828-262-8393

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Coronavirus information

Based on a priority to maintain the health and safety of our visitors and staff during COVID-19, the Turchin Center will remain closed to the public for the duration of Fall Semester. The Turchin Center’s administrative offices are open and the staff is available to assist students, faculty, staff and community members with digital information and online resources related to our exhibitions. Please contact us at 828-262-3017, or reach out to our staff via email, and let us know how we can assist you. Learn more

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Based on a priority to maintain the health and safety of our visitors and staff during COVID-19, the Turchin Center will remain closed to the public for the duration of Fall Semester.

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