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Community Forklift Invites YOU To A Community Block Party & Health Expo!

Posted on July 10, 2014 by DC Thrifty Mom in 2014 Calendar of Events, Family Fun 2014, July 2014 Activities and Events and tagged with , ,

Community Forklift - Block Party and Health Expo

COMMUNITY FORKLIFT

Summer of Life

Community Block Party & Health Expo

When: Saturday, July 12th from 11am – 5pm (rain date: Sunday, July 13th)

Where: COMMUNITY FORKLIFT

4671 Tanglewood Drive (5 minutes from NE DC, in the Hyattsville Area) ∙ Edmonston, Maryland ∙ 20781

What:

“As you know, Community Forklift is not just a thrift store for house parts. Of course you can donate or find cool stuff here…but our organization is really about building community.  We love to be a place where people can come together:  to meet neighbors, to discover local resources, to play and create, and to learn about living healthier and taking better care of our world.  That’s why we’re throwing a big block party!”

Bring along your friends, your family, and your (friendly, leashed) pets for:

Live Music! 

11am – 12pm:  See Rule Five

12:30 – 1:30pm:  Gina DeSimone & Pat Quinn

2pm – 3pm:  Suzanne Brindamour

3:30 – 4:30pm:  M.R. Jam Band

Fresh Veggie & Fruit Distribution

12pm – 3pm (while supplies last)

In partnership with Priority Partners & Capital Area Food Bank

Please spread the word to any friends or neighbors in need!

Puppy Petting, Pet Massage, & Adoption Area

Poverty Pets – Helping families and pets stay together despite financial difficulties

12pm – 2pm:  Adoption Station, Prince George’s Humane Society

11am – 2pm:  Relaxing Rover – Jaime, a Riverdale resident, graduated from the North West School of Animal Massage, where she earned her certification in maintenance and rehabilitation massage for small animals.

Movement Tent

12:00 Yoga with Hermione
12:30 Zumba with Niclaire
1:00  Tai chi with Norman
1:30 Yoga with Brooke
2:00 Zumba with Zulma
2:30 Hooping with Brooke
3:00 Drum circle with Artis
3:30 Hooping with Noelle

Other Fun Stuff To Do

 Wit’s End Puppetry – educating children and adults about the craft of puppetry.

11:30am – 4pm:  Youth Wellness Ambassadors from End Time Harvest Ministries will do community fitness assessments and share healthy tips!  Exercise Sessions will be at 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, and 3:30pm.

MOM’s Organic Market – How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint Through Conscious Purchasing!  Trivia activity on making informed decisions on purchases to support sustainability and the environment.

SHINE Massage will be offering free chair massages!

12:15 pm – Meet at our welcome tent, and then we’ll head out for a tour of ECO City Farms.  See how healthy food is grown on an urban farm!

& MORE!

The event is FREE, but you can buy a healthy snack or lunch from food trucks serving frozen yogurt and Mediterranean food (including vegetarian options). For details visit: http://communityforkliftthriftstore.wordpress.com/

 

Connect with Community Forklift

Website | Facebook Twitter

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Community Forklift Invites YOU To A Community Block Party & Health Expo!

Posted on July 10, 2014 by DC Thrifty Mom in 2014 Calendar of Events, Family Fun 2014, July 2014 Activities and Events and tagged with , ,

Community Forklift - Block Party and Health Expo

COMMUNITY FORKLIFT

Summer of Life

Community Block Party & Health Expo

When: Saturday, July 12th from 11am – 5pm (rain date: Sunday, July 13th)

Where: COMMUNITY FORKLIFT

4671 Tanglewood Drive (5 minutes from NE DC, in the Hyattsville Area) ∙ Edmonston, Maryland ∙ 20781

What:

“As you know, Community Forklift is not just a thrift store for house parts. Of course you can donate or find cool stuff here…but our organization is really about building community.  We love to be a place where people can come together:  to meet neighbors, to discover local resources, to play and create, and to learn about living healthier and taking better care of our world.  That’s why we’re throwing a big block party!”

Bring along your friends, your family, and your (friendly, leashed) pets for:

Live Music! 

11am – 12pm:  See Rule Five

12:30 – 1:30pm:  Gina DeSimone & Pat Quinn

2pm – 3pm:  Suzanne Brindamour

3:30 – 4:30pm:  M.R. Jam Band

Fresh Veggie & Fruit Distribution

12pm – 3pm (while supplies last)

In partnership with Priority Partners & Capital Area Food Bank

Please spread the word to any friends or neighbors in need!

Puppy Petting, Pet Massage, & Adoption Area

Poverty Pets – Helping families and pets stay together despite financial difficulties

12pm – 2pm:  Adoption Station, Prince George’s Humane Society

11am – 2pm:  Relaxing Rover – Jaime, a Riverdale resident, graduated from the North West School of Animal Massage, where she earned her certification in maintenance and rehabilitation massage for small animals.

Movement Tent

12:00 Yoga with Hermione
12:30 Zumba with Niclaire
1:00  Tai chi with Norman
1:30 Yoga with Brooke
2:00 Zumba with Zulma
2:30 Hooping with Brooke
3:00 Drum circle with Artis
3:30 Hooping with Noelle

Other Fun Stuff To Do

 Wit’s End Puppetry – educating children and adults about the craft of puppetry.

11:30am – 4pm:  Youth Wellness Ambassadors from End Time Harvest Ministries will do community fitness assessments and share healthy tips!  Exercise Sessions will be at 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, and 3:30pm.

MOM’s Organic Market – How To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint Through Conscious Purchasing!  Trivia activity on making informed decisions on purchases to support sustainability and the environment.

SHINE Massage will be offering free chair massages!

12:15 pm – Meet at our welcome tent, and then we’ll head out for a tour of ECO City Farms.  See how healthy food is grown on an urban farm!

& MORE!

The event is FREE, but you can buy a healthy snack or lunch from food trucks serving frozen yogurt and Mediterranean food (including vegetarian options). For details visit: http://communityforkliftthriftstore.wordpress.com/

 

Connect with Community Forklift

Website | Facebook Twitter

Comments are closed.

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Out Of This World

James and the Giant Peach Jr.

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Recent Blog Highlights:

FREE KIDS WORKSHOPS

GIVEAWAYS!

Fun Home

Washington Nationals Baseball Game (March 31–May 3) – Up to 48% Off

Thank You to Our Sponsor!

**** YOUR BUSINESS HERE **** Email info@DCThriftyMom.com for details!

Child Car Seat Safety

Areas of Interest

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