HOW: Our neighborhoods received funding through the Better Bridges Project to work on community engagement around the Pelham bridge. To learn more, visit friendlystreetsinitiative.org/
WHO: Leonardo’s Basement provides year-round, inventive workshop classes to help people of all backgrounds and ages apply the powers of imagination, curiosity, problem solving, and risk taking to create engineering, art, and technology projects. They are pros at working with kids and adults on building cool stuff. To learn more, visit leonardosbasement.org
WHEN: Annual Desnoyer Park Picnic
June 11, 2016
in Desnoyer Park (across Pelham bridge on Pelham Blvd)
WHAT: Building a large-scale model bridge. Leonardo’s Basement got design input from our communities at an event in April, and they’ll have all the tools for neighborhood residents ages 5-95 to help construct a 15 foot bridge. It is being designed to move between our two neighborhoods to start and drive conversations about the real bridge’s design.
All interested residents are welcome to participate. We’re hoping for a mix of kids, experienced carpenters, and interested-but-less-
Please RSVP to Cailin@sapcc.org by June 9th so Leonardo’s Basement can plan accordingly.