Creative Connections Community Reception, June 4

June 4, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Commandant’s House, Charlestown Navy Yard

You are invited to an evening reception celebrating community in Charlestown.  This informal event will feature food, music, networking, and a guest speaker from Washington, DC who has done innovative community engagement work in underserved areas of the District.  This is a public event. Please share with others in the Charlestown community.
Creative placemaking is about using local arts and culture to engage residents in creating vibrant public spaces and addressing community challenges.  As a Community Liaison with the National Parks Foundation, Akiima Price will share the creative ways she has engaged multi-generational families, low-income communities, ex-offenders, and other marginalized groups to utilize and feel ownership of their local park resources.
Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Time: 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location: Charlestown Navy Yard
Commandant’s House
Light refreshments will be served
Participants must register by May 28th. Follow this link to register for the reception.