RICHMOND CITY COUNCIL
Richmond City Council – Richmond City Hall - 900 E. Broad Street, Suite 200 - Richmond, VA 23219 - www.council.richmondva.gov
COUNCIL PUBLIC INFORMATION NEWS ADVISORY
IMMEDIATE RELEASE TO BE FORWARDED AND SHARED
Monday, 27 August 2012
Postponed New Date: Richmond City Council invites families to attend the 2012 Richmond Northside WE CARE Festival
Postponed due to weather - Event to be held Saturday, September 1, 2012: Event will be held Richmond Northside and Northern Gateway neighborhood residents are invited and encouraged to attend
WHAT (Richmond, Virginia U.S.A.) -- Postponed due to weather, the 2012 Richmond Northside WE CARE Festival, originally scheduled for Saturday, August 25, 2012, has been rescheduled to be held Saturday, September 1, 2012.
Richmond City Council invites Richmond's Northside and Northern Gateway residents to attend the 2012 Richmond Northside WE CARE Festival. Celebrating its sixth successful year, the 2012 Richmond Northside WE CARE Festival will include the following:
• Health, wellness and educational information
• Community exhibits
• Food vendors
• Carnival games
• Inflatable moonwalks
• Free school supplies
• Free prizes
• Car raffle
WE CARE is an acronym for Wellness, Education, Community Awareness and Resident Empowerment. This event is free and open to the public and all residents of Richmond's Northside and Northern Gateway neighborhoods are invited and encouraged to attend.
WHEN Rescheduled: To be held Saturday, 1 September 2012
Saturday, 25 August 2012
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
WHERE Richmond Department of Parks Recreation and Community Facilities
Hotchkiss Community Center
701 East Brookland Park Boulevard
Richmond, Virginia 23222
CONTACT For more information, please contact Craig Watson, 2011 Richmond Northside WE CARE Festival, at 904.321.5115 (tel) or 804.502.1828 (mobile) or Cybelle O’Sullivan-McDaniels, Richmond City Council, Gateway 6th District, at 804.646.7964 (office) or cybelle.o’firstname.lastname@example.org
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Steven R. Skinner, APR
Council Public Information Manager
RICHMOND CITY COUNCIL
OFFICE OF THE COUNCIL CHIEF OF STAFF
Richmond City Hall
900 E. Broad Street, Suite 305
Richmond, Virginia 23219
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