Tavern Talk: Parks as Cultural and Community Connectors

Revolution Brewing - Brewpub, 2323 North Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, IL 60647


Meida McNeal, Arts and Culture Manager of the Chicago Park District will lead a conversation among artists and community members that are part of Re:Center, an initiative that unites artists and communities to reimagine cultural priorities. You’ll hear from artist Haman Cross & cultural liaison Latham Zearfoss about the unique mini-golf project and other community led cultural programming work at Douglas Park, TRACE program manager Marcus Davis about teen arts & civic action work out of Austin and Englewood parks, and Arts Partner in Residence manager Nikki Jolly about the parks’ unique residency models for local artists.

The event is free but registration is required.