Thursday, October 20, 2011

Building Purchase Celebration Program - Saturday, October 29th

12:30 Ribbon cutting ceremony & Remarks

(Location: 1417 N Street, NW, 20005)

**Celebration moves across the street to National City Christian Church: 5 Thomas Circle NW, 20005**

1:30pm At National City Christian Church

− Blessing by Reverend Noemi P. Mena

2:00pm Mayan Mosaic Presentation

3:00pm Documentary film & photo presentations

− “Brunching with bedbugs” by Erin Finicane

− “We own this!” by LEDC

4:00pm Children’s play about the Norwood

5:00pm Live music performances by:

− Son Jarocho

− Grupo Raibales

Food, refreshments available for purchase throughout the event. Community resources information tables will be available from 1:30 – 7:00pm.

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Getting ready for our celebration on Oct 29

The kids have been working hard on making decorations and backdrops for the bilingual play they will perform to tell the story of how we worked together to improve living conditions and purchase our building as an affordable housing cooperative.