Charlotte, NC – As a recipient of the Front Porch Grant, the Thomasboro Neighborhood Association, in cooperation with Mecklenburg County Park and Recreation Department, presents Thomasboro’s Ethnic/Cultural Festival on Saturday, March 6, 2010, 1pm-4pm. The festival is at the Thomasboro School Recreation in Thomasboro Elementary School, 538 Bradford Drive.
This festival is FREE to attend and features singing, dancing, drumming, storytelling, mask making and displays from various cultures which reside in Mecklenburg County. All ages are invited. The Front Porch Grants foster bridges between individuals, communities, neighborhoods and organizations to increase trust and expand social connections.
As an outreach, there will be a “Help Haiti Drive.” Items such as bottled water, diapers, baby food and other baby items will be collected at the event.
For more information, please contact: Andra.Eaves@mecklenburgcountync.gov