Home » East Broadway Alert Center » Love Your Block! – Pettaway Neighborhood Community Project

Love Your Block! – Pettaway Neighborhood Community Project

Recent Posts

Community

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Tags

2nd Friday Art Night Anthony Falkowski Arkansas Arkansas Democrat Gazette Arkansas Times Bernice Garden Bruce Moore Carl Vault Carol Tabron Central Arkansas Library System Central City Overlay City of Little Rock Coalition of Greater Little Rock Neighborhoods Computer Power Day container home DLRCDC DNA Downtown Downtown Little Rock Community Development Corporation Downtown Little Rock Partnership Downtown Neighborhood Association Dunbar Community Center East Broadway Alert Center east end Erma Hendrix Faye Russ Garbo Hearne Hearne Fine Art Hearne Fine Art Gallery Henderson Middle School Historic Arkansas Museum HUD Ida B. Wells Home for Pregnant Girls Joan Adcock Job Corps Building Kathy Wells Keep Little Rock Beautiful Kwadjo Boaitey Little Rock Little Rock Planning Commission Little Rock School District Love Your Block Grant MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History MacArthur Park Maggie Hawkins Main Street Mayor Mark Stodola Metroplan Mosaic Templars Cultural Center national night out Neighborhood Based Organizations North Little Rock officer charles nellums Officer Nellums Paradise Victory Cathedral World Ministries Pettaway Pettaway Neighborhood Pettaway Neighborhood Association Pettaway neighborood association Pettaway Park Pettaway Pocket Neighborhood Quapaw Quarter Scott Grummer Sharon Priest SoMA south end South Main Street Steve Luoni The Green Corner Store The Paradise Group LLC UACDC UALR University of Arkansas Fay Jones School of Architecture Willie Hinton Neighborhood Resource Center Winthrop Rockefeller Early Education and Elementary Magnet School

The Pettaway neighborhood received a $1000 award to create a community inspired mural depicting the history, love and light of the Pettaway neighborhood to be painted on the northeast wall of the I-30 overpass at East 17th and McAlmont Streets (in downtown Little Rock).

(For a flyer click here)

The mural will incorporate ceramic tiles/pieces designed by children enrolled at Winthrop Rockefeller Elementary and Early Childhood Magnet School.  Also designing ceramic tiles/pieces will be children 9ages 1 day to 18 years) residing in the Pettaway community.  The mural will be completed November 30, 2012.

The Pettaway N.A. will hold a city wide contest to identify a muralist.  Applications can be found on our blog or at the East Broadway Alert Center (500 East 21st Street).  Deadline to submit application/mural design is September 4, 2012.

Children who reside in the Pettaway Community or who attend Rockefeller Elementary will have the opportunity to design a ceramic tile/piece that the identified muralist will incorporate in his/her mural design for the Pettaway Community.  Children/Youth will be design their pieces during the month of September.  Please check our blog for updates.

To learn more about this project and the Pettaway community come to the Annual Silver Senior Pettaway Community Festival, Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Pettaway Park and/or call Kwadjo Boaitey at 501.786.4255, Carol Tabron 501.554.5954, Maggie Hawkins 501.376.3406.

About these ads

1 Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Archives

Blog Stats

  • 17,637 hits
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 44 other followers

%d bloggers like this: