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Gathering Spaces Celebration

June 18, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

ROOTS & ROUTES invites you for a celebration of five community-designed “gathering spaces” along the south lakefront, the Burnham Wildlife Corridor. These designs were selected by a process led by community organizers and artists, the Burnham Wildlife Corridor Curatorial Committee.

10am
We will open the path with a cross-cultural performance of music bridging the Bronzeville, Chintatown and Pilsen communities:
Lion Dance Troupe (Chicago Chinese Cultural Center),
Nauha Lessons,
Muntu Dance Theatre of Chicago, Drummers

11am-3pm
Meet the Teams
https://www.fieldmuseum.org/science/blog/emphasis-culture-new-kind-nature-trail-emerges-along-chicagos-south-lakefront

Sankofa For the Earth
Sounding Bronzeville
Set in Stone
La Ronda Parakata
Caracol

12-1:30pm
More details to come


1. Join a group bike ride
Slow Roll will lead a ride going through Pilsen & Chinatown
https://www.facebook.com/SlowRollChicago

Go Bronzeville will lead a ride from Bronzeville
https://www.facebook.com/gobronzevillego
Please email us for more info on how to join a ride

2. Bike down the lakefront Divvy station at Lake Park Ave and 47th street

3. Public transportation: bus routes: 2, 6, 15, 28 or 47

4. Driving, very limited metered parking will be available at 39th street & 31st street parking lot

for general questions or information on ADA accessibility:
acastaneda@fieldmuseum.org
carolina.macias@chicagoparkdistrict.com

Details

Date:
June 18, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Organizer

Roots & Routes Initiative

Venue

E. 47th & Cornell Dr.

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