Charlottesville Parks and Recreation celebrates the installation of its first musical playground, with art activities, musical performances, and refreshments on Tuesday, October 10th at 11:00 am. VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle, an organization that promotes and develops opportunities for art and creative expression for people of all ages and abilities, donated the playground, valued at $11,584. This event is free and open to the public.
VSA Charlottesville/Albemarle is an affiliate of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and is funded by the City of Charlottesville and Albemarle County Parks and Recreation. Year round programs include a music recital, art exhibits, poetry project, VSA artist led workshops, and Virginia Festival of the Book activities. Through this work, VSA educates, inspires, and enhances quality of life for the community, where the artistic capacity of people with disabilities is fully developed, recognized, and supported by the broader community.
Date: Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, rain or shine
Where: Pen Park Playground, 1400 Pen Park Road, Charlottesville