WHAT: The new Easton Promise Neighborhood will host its first Resident Block Party to bring West Ward neighborhood residents together while connecting them to various social services provided by local non-profit agencies.
Styled after the annual block party held last year by its sister organization in downtown Allentown, the event will be held rain or shine. Highlights include:
- DJ playing music
- performances on stage
- dunk tank
- food vendors selling snacks
- face painting
- chalk mural painting
- First 100 registered adults will get a free t-shirt.
- All registered adults will be entered into free raffle for prizes.
Habitat for Humanity Lehigh Valley, a PNLV partner agency, is assisting with organizing the event.
WHO: The non-profit Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley unites residents and leaders from various sectors to ensure the success of children from birth through career. Its office is located at 1101 Hamilton Street, Suite 345 in Downtown Allentown. For more information, visit www.PromiseNeighborhoodsLV.org.
WHEN: Saturday, August 8 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
WHERE: 12th Street between Northampton and Spring Garden Streets, Easton