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You’re invited to the Dedication of AAA Pocket Park! (Corner of Burt Road and Lyndon)

Sunday, August 4, 2013 4:00 - 7:00PM

Free - Refreshments will be served

We will be dedicating our new park AAA Pocket Park and the two new park statues “Mood Swing” by Tim Nichols and “Obelisk” by Chazz Miller.

In addition to the dedication of the park and two incredible art pieces there will be a youth performance concert featuring D.A.N.C.E (an award winning children’s/youth dance company and mentoring program), Detroit Youth Choir (a local citywide youth, drama and performance choir) and Kameron Johnson and Jazz Quintet (This young man has already achieved fame by performing with some of the greatest jazz artists in the world).

This is another special day for the residents of Brightmoor and the Brightmoor Community Center. Please RSVP your attendance as we will have reserve seating for our invited guests. AAA Pocket Park is a private park owned and managed by the Brightmoor Community
Center. The park is designed to provide both a place of serenity for residents and a small gathering venue for special community events.

Join us as we launch our “New Beginnings” at the Brightmoor Community Center. To  RSVP or for more information please call 313-531-0305. Thank you in advance for  your support and we look forward to your presence and our New Beginning.

Free Community Concert Hosted by Jamii Tata, The Detroit Youth Choir, D.A.N.C.E, Kameron Johnson and Jazz Quartet




"Concert at the Mural"

Join us this weekend at “Concert at the Mural” this Friday from 6-8 pm at the Gigante Prince Valley Super Mercado 5931 Michigan Ave. Detroit, MI as we celebrate youth and performing artists. Hosted by Community + Public Arts: Detroit (C+PAD) and the Chadsey-Condon Community Organization. 

We hope to see you there!

Photo Set

Earth and Sky Repose, a community+public art:DETROIT project

A group of high school students are creating mosaic glass benches and glass &  stone sculptures that will be placed in the Christian Community Garden located in Detroit’s Northend Community. Other components included in the project are a dry stone river bed and stone cistern (reservoir). The project will sit upon a water collection system that will capture and direct rain water to the underground cistern.

Each Saturday in March, students are working in the ceramic studios at the College for Creative Studies (CCS). In April, they will begin working in the garden and participate in the construction of the dry river bed pavement, stone cistern, and the earthen berm (preparing it for planting). Students are working with a master stone mason, professional glass artist, multiple talented contractors, and other Northend youth.