Date(s) - 07/25/17
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Prospect Park Bandshell
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One thing we’ve seen powerfully — from the Women’s March to the Climate March — is that our resistance can also be joyful. Even as we are fighting harm, we are building new relationships and celebrating our values.
In that spirit, on Tuesday, July 25th, 5 – 8 PM, #GetOrganizedBK is planning a free Civic Festival in the Prospect Park Bandshell — to push forward with our organizing, to celebrate the amazing work #GetOrganizedBK working groups and members have accomplished, and to come together in a venue that can fit all of us.
Details are to come in the following days — but this festive civic gathering will be an opportunity to highlight the ongoing work of our members, bring new people into the movement and offer a glimpse of the deepening of resistance work into longer-term community-building. Hear from citywide and national leaders, testimonials from activists across generations, activities, entertainment, tabling & activism opportunities by #GOBK working groups, partners, and sponsors, and more.
*Isaac Oliver (http://isaacoliver.com/)
*Gowanus Wildcats (https://vimeo.com/7549950)
*Xavier Cardriche (http://www.xaviercardriche.com/)
*Artists for a Free World (http://www.artsforart.org/advocacy.html)
*Natalia Zuckerman (http://www.nataliazukerman.com/)
*Jean Rohe (http://jeanrohe.com/)
*Girls Be Heard (http://girlbeheard.org/)
*Bangladesh Institute of Performing Arts (http://bipa.tumblr.com/)
*The Occasionalists (https://www.facebook.com/theoccasionalistsbrooklyns)
Plus, a propoganda party thrown by Interference Archive & kid-friendly activies like face stamps & bubbles & more by Park Slope Parents.
Partners include: Planned Parenthood of New York City Action Fund, Make the Road New York, The New York Immigration Coalition, Arts & Democracy, Park Slope Parents, DRUM – Desis Rising Up & Moving, Hand in Hand Family Services, IntegrateNYC4me, CBID – Central Brooklyn Independent Democrats, Fifth Avenue Committee, Center for Anti-Violence Education (CAE), OM Digital, 350 Brooklyn