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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.
COLLECTION'S TOUR OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LIBRARY:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBRARY
The Southern CaliforniaLibrary houses a collection that spans the breath of social and political movements in Los Angeles. The collection includes over 400 manuscript collections, books, periodicals, subject filers, pamphlets, posters, photographs, films, and audiotapes. Take an inside look into the library’s collections and explore the stories of South Los Angeles’ residents past and present with Library Director Yusef Omowale and staff.
Tour Info: Street parking is avaliable.
Meeting: 6120 S. Vermont Ave, Los Angles , CA 90044
Time: 2pm- 4pm
Addtional Info: Maya Thomas: firstname.lastname@example.org
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L.A. Commons, a project of Community Partners, works in neighborhoods throughout Los Angeles, facilitating artistic processes, open to all, that result in highly visible public art projects that tell dynamic neighborhood stories. L.A. Commons builds community by validating the importance of local narratives, enhancing the sense of belonging felt by a broad range of stakeholders and encouraging stronger ties between the people and places of Los Angeles.
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