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Public Invitation to May 14 2016 Philly Dream Fest

Published on May 01 2016

in Events

Find out what's captured the hearts of 100,000 children in 42 states of the USA and in 27 other countries!

WHAT: 2016 Philly Dream Fest

  • Thousands of Dream Flags from schools everywhere
  • Poetry and Music
  • Games and Activities
  • Free & Open to the Pubic

 

WHEN: Saturday, May 14, 10-12:30

WHERE: The National Constitution Center on Independence Mall (5th and Arch Streets) in Philadelphia, PA.

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Also easily accessably by public transportation. Nearest subway stop is Market-Frankford line 5th and Market Station.  NCC parking garage access on Race Street between 5th and 6th Streets.

HOSTED BY:
The Agnes Irwin School
Dream Flag Project Volunteers
The National Consitution Center

SCHEDULE: 

FESTIVAL

10-11:30 Festival Activies in Grand Overlook:
All activities are free. T shirts are for sale for $10.

  • Exhibition of Thousands of Dream Flags from area and remote schools. 
  • Group Art Activiy
  • Open Mike for Dream Flags
  • Bingo Flag Search & Tatoo Activity
  • Dream Flag Button Making and Decoration
  • Learning about Langston (Hughes) Activity
  • Scavenger Hunt

 

CELEBRATION

11:30 - 12:45 Celebration Gathering in Kirby Auditorium

  • Welcome and song
  • Introductory remarks by Jenna Winterllee of The National Constitution Center
  • 2016 Dreamer Awards
  • Poems from representative poets from each school or group with improvisational music
  • Closing with Dream Flag Song

 

For more infomation please email info@dreamflags.org