Highland Park: Route 66 on Foot with famed author Scott Piotrowski!
Sunday, October 21, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM (PDT)
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LA Commons will host the second annual Found LA: Festival of Neighborhoods. This year’s theme “Discovering the Secret Heart of Los Angeles” invites participants to move beyond historic sites and surface structures to showcase the significance that lies rooted in storefronts, shops, and gathering places in their communities. Supporting local community leaders in sharing what ties them to their neighborhoods.
ROUTE 66 ON FOOT WITH AUTHOR SCOTT PIOTROWSKI
Here is a great opportunity to experience the road less traveled on foot and explore up close and personal the highway and it history in historic Highland Park. "Get your Kicks on Route 66" with author and photographer Scott Piotrowski as we explore the landmarks that abound along the Mother Road in Northeast Los Angeles.
Scott Piotrowski is the author of "Finding the End of the Mother Road: Route: 66 in Los Angeles County." He has been active in preservation and promotion of historic roads for over 15 years, especially those highways that traverse the Los Angeles area.
Meeting: Highland Park Gold Line Station, 151 N. Avenue 57 LA, CA 90042
Time: 10am- 12pm
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Found L.A. is a FREE, citywide event that showcases culturally dynamic neighborhoods through the eyes of residents, public figures and renowned artists, who generously volunteer to share their unique perspective and passion for their neighborhood. Sunday, October 19, 2014, LA Commons will host the fourth annual Found LA: Festival of Neghborhoods. This year's theme Great Streets invites Angelenos to explore the main arteries of neighborhoods around the city, developed and not so, and meet the people in the center of activity there.
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