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Sunday, October 19, 2014

Pedestrian Paradise is TODAY! Please SHARE this and COME! 3-6p

Come celebrate Walk Nashville Month.

TODAY
Sunday, October 19th, 2014
3-6p

Walk Bowling Av, from West End to Woodmont, in its current state (WITH CARE!  Know the rules:  Walk AGAINST TRAFFIC!  Wear bright/reflective clothes.  It never hurts to wave at drivers)





Explore 'Art Bombed' Elmington Park at the corner of West End & Bowling Av






IN HONOR OF WALK NASHVILLE MONTH

Designed to encourage & reward the citizens of Nashville to unite in the spirit of better amenities for pedestrians 
(AKA more and better designed sidewalks)!  


ENJOY!

*Bring a blanket, lay in the grass, people watch, read a book.

*Run through the park, encounter the Marcus Wanner Jazz Band.

(Watch preview at link below)


*Have the best cup of coffee in Nashville from Feisty Goat Roasters (out of the back of a van!).

*Register to Vote.  Learn about the amendments that you are currently being asked to vote on at The League of Women Voters.

*Take a free Yoga Class at 5p in the outdoors with the Amazing Emma Cribb.


*Listen to poetry with The Porch Writers' Collective.

*Consider putting up a Little Library at your house!






*Have a sandwich from Steaming Goat and a some amazing donuts from Itty Bitty afterwards.


*Engage with Councilman Jason Holleman (& maybe get on TV!).

*Watch Nashville Jugglers in action.

Learn about Poverty & The Arts: (http://povertyandthearts.org).

*Make a profile with Smart911.

*Learn about Urban Green Lab: Nashville's only nonprofit dedicated to improving well-being through sustainable living.

*Sit on re-claimed pallet furniture built by the Guerrilla Urbanists.

*See what Platetone Printmakers are about: A fine arts community studio offering workspace, workshops and exhibition opportunities.
*Lounge on the benches in the garden on the west side of West End Middle School and listen to Skylar Fisher perform.  



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Plan to perform next year?

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For more information, to RSVP, and to SHARE:

Pedestrian Paradise:  
Go Nashville, Go on Foot!


https://www.facebook.com/events/422357221238242/



Contact:  thesidewalkfoundation@gmail.com










1 comment:

  1. One more addition: Nashville Improv Company will be there! https://www.facebook.com/nashvilleimprov

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