Gazette June 2021: Summer days are for the Greenway

We have your summer plans ready...

  

Get Fit summer series is hot, hot, hot

We have two Get Fit classes this summer for you: Hot Yoga with The Ohm Well and Hip Hop Cardio with Domango Training. Remember to bring a water bottle and a towel. 

 

Get Fit rewards: Attend 3 classes and get $20 to spend at the Greenway's 2 farmers market. More details here. This healthy lifestyle support is made possible by Greater New Orleans Foundation.

 

 

 

 

A Super Family Arts Event...and you’re invited!

On Juneteenth, join us for a Super Family Arts Event with Young Audiences of Louisiana on the Greenway Great Lawn, 9:30-11AM. A morning filled with arts education activities for children and caregivers: an Ella Jenkins Sing-a-long, visual arts activity for older children, and a YALA Artsplay! Workshop led by professional teaching artists. Families will receive an Artsplay! Gift Bag that includes a free book (while supplies last). 


In partnership with Young Audiences of Louisiana, Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center, We Play Center, and Hey Coffee Co. 

 

The Greenway Ambassadors Program is back

We are recruiting for 5 enthusiastic and engaged Ambassadors to represent the Greenway and connect our work with members of their communities.

What do Ambassadors do?

  • Share information about the Greenway, and its programs and events with neighbors, community members, and trail users,
  • Gather ideas about the Greenway from their neighbors,
  • Represent the Greenway at community gatherings, meetings, and events, and
  • Shape the future of the Lafitte Greenway.

Ambassadors will be provided a stipend for their time.

How do I apply?

Please share the application with others who might be a great fit!

Questions?

Reach out to Miguel at [email protected] or (504) 702-6778.

 

 

Pride Pop Up

Celebrate Pride month with a Pride Pop Up FitNOLA class hosted by NORD. Join the fitness class on Saturday, June 26, 10AM at the Brake Tag Station, 500 Norman C. Francis. Register here.

 

Spot these plants

What plants have you seen on the Greenway?

Louisiana marsh spider-lily

 

Bitterweed or Yellow sneezeweed

 

American germander and a friendly visitor

 

 

 


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  • Camly Tram
    published this page in Blog 2021-06-15 12:44:39 -0500