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AWCommunity Day
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AWCommunity Day
April 24 @ 11:00 am

This 2021 spring AWCommunity Day celebrates August Wilson’s 76th birthday in collaboration with August Wilson Society and Howard University. The program includes a performance by Balafon West African Dance Ensemble, poetic readings by two Youth Writers Camp scholars and a home gardening interview with Soil Sisters Plant Nursery. AWCommunity Day incorporates 3 elements of the Hill Districts featuring a community tour with Chris Rawson, a conversation with Denise Turner, Executive Director of the August Wilson House, and a spotlight of Grandma B’s Cafe with chef and owner, Dorian Moorefield.

Local business vendor spotlights:
The Tiny Bookstore
Blanket and Board

This program was made possible with the support of UPMC and UPMC Health Plan.