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Neighborhood Art Celebration: #ward1akron

Presented by City of Akron, Community Events Division at Balch Street Community Center, Akron OH

Jun 16 2016
Neighborhood Art Celebration: #ward1akron

Join us in celebrating our local Akron arts!

The Neighborhood Art Celebration is an opportunity for each community to embrace their local arts and individuals to cultivate their own artistic knowledge with a focus on music, visual arts, gardening and more!  Come to one celebration or come to them all.  Free for all ages!


Sustainable arts – Unconventional Potting

In partnership with Keep Akron Beautiful, we will learn about beautifying our land and programs that are offered in Akron. Keep Akron Beautiful will display a variety of unconventional potting examples, and explain how to re-use existing household materials for easy container gardening. Community members will have an opportunity to create and plant their own unconventional pot. For those up for more of a challenge, an origami newspaper pot workshop will be held. For other community members, unconventional containers such as soup cans will be provided for planting. We will supply the materials (newspaper, soil, unconventional potting,

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Balch Street Community Center

220 Balch Street, Akron, OH

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