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Schedule of daily events released for Bronzeville Week

Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs is pleased to release the official daily schedule of events for the inaugural Bronzeville Week celebration - August 17 - 24, 2013

By - Aug 8th, 2013 03:39 pm

Alderwoman Milele A. Coggs is pleased to release the official daily schedule of events for the inaugural Bronzeville Week celebration – August 17 – 24, 2013

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17
Pancakes & Poetry – 11:30 a.m.
Paje Restaurant – 2213 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Mark My Words – Film By Brad Pruitt – 5:00 p.m.
(Talk back with filmmaker immediately after)
2200 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Bronzeville Legends Poetry Showcase – 8:00 p.m.
2200 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 18
Empowerment Sunday – 12:30 p.m.
Bronzeville Clean-Up & Beautification Projects
Bronzeville Area Churches & Neighborhood Organizations
Meet up at 4th and North Ave.

MONDAY, AUGUST 19
Bronzeville: A Historic Analysis (Panel Discussion) – 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
BMO Harris Community Room (lower level)
2745 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20
MKE Business Now – Bronzeville Business Resource Seminar – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Milwaukee Urban League Offices – 435 W. North Ave.
Bronzeville Mixer – 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Garfield 502 – 502 W. Garfield Ave.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21
Guided Trolley Tours of Bronzeville
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. – Meets at 642 W. North Ave.
Andre Lee Ellis & Co. – A Party in Bronzeville – 6:00 p.m.
Victory Over Violence Park – 2601 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22
Healthy Food Demonstration – 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Growing Power Deli – 2737 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
Health Screenings – 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Martin Luther King Heritage Health Center
2555 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 23
Gallery Night – Art Comes Back to Bronzeville
Presented by: Oasis Project – 6:00 p.m.
2200 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 24
MKE Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the “I Have A Dream” Speech – 11:00 a.m.
Meet at the MLK statue (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. in between Vine and Walnut)
Bronzeville Market Place – 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
5th & North Ave.
Gallery Day – Art Comes Back to Bronzeville
Presented by: Oasis Project – 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
2200 N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr.
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