#Community Building


Lost Creek welcomes back fall community festival

LOST CREEK, W.Va. — After a year-long hiatus, Lost Creek residents welcomed back the fall community festival this weekend. Last year’s festival was cancelled due to the pandemic. “It’s a really big deal for us to stay together as a community and watch out for each other. We take care...
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Rush County News Briefs

The annual Willkie Days celebration will be Sept. 18 and 19 in Rushville. RushFest will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown with activities for the entire family. The parade is set for 10 a.m. Capping the day will be the Live at the Levee free concert featuring Electric Avenue – 80s MTV Experience.
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New 4-H Club To Host Meeting Tomorrow

For Dallas County youth who are interested in exploring the outdoors, there will be an informational meeting tomorrow to learn more about a new 4-H club in Dallas County. The Dallas County 4-H Wild Finders is a new 4-H club starting up in Dallas County and tomorrow starting at 6 p.m. at the Dallas County Fairgrounds Community Building in Adel will be a fun informational meeting to learn more about the club.
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Setting up the Virginia Tech postdoctoral community for success

For more than a year, the Office for Research and Innovation convened stakeholders from across campus to explore ways to further improve the postdoctoral researcher’s experience and provide more assistance through a combination of building community, mentoring, and professional development. “The postdoctoral years are formative and an opportune moment for...


This year will be Waverly’s first “Shop with a Cop” event that will involve taking less-fortunate children in the Santa Fe School District area to Higginsville Walmart and shop with them for Christmas presents. The Waverly Police Department says the shopping is scheduled to take place around 6:30 p.m. on...
Savannah Morning News

Public art advocate: Murals an 'incredibly powerful tool' in community building

In Q&A, Clinton Edminster discusses the economic and cultural value of public arts projects, such as the murals pathway planned for the Water Works building adjacent to Enmarket Arena. Interview by Laura Nwogu. The following is an excerpt from a recent interview with Clinton Edminster, a leading community advocate for...

Strong Nation to offer 30-day challenge at McCreary Community Building

Strong Nation will offer a 30-day challenge beginning Sept. 30 at the McCreary Community Building. The goal of the challenge is to give participants the opportunity to get back to their fitness routine. A nutritional plan will be available, with the goal of helping participants lose weight and gain strength, endurance, balance control and self-esteem.

Rush County News Briefs

The annual Willkie Days celebration will be Sept. 18 and 19 in Rushville. RushFest will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in downtown with activities for the entire family. The parade is set for 10 a.m. Capping the day will be the Live at the Levee free concert featuring Electric Avenue – 80s MTV Experience.
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Community Building

A local Sacramento architecture firm designs around neighborhood needs. For the past 30 years, Sacramento-based Mogavero Architects has been building homes and uplifting communities throughout Northern California. Its work includes sustainable multi-family housing and civic projects that integrate a community’s needs into buildings’ design. With its newest project—the 1212 Village—the firm seeks to spark a revival on Del Paso Boulevard.
Tampa Bay News Wire

Community Tampa Bay Is Awarded a Grant from The Papa John’s Foundation Building Community Fund

September 16, 2021 (Clearwater, Fla.) – A Clearwater-based non-profit, Community Tampa Bay has been awarded a $10,000 grant in a Youth Leadership & Entrepreneurship category from The Papa John’s Foundation to amplify its efforts in cultivating inclusive leaders through community-wide dialogue and cross-cultural interaction. The received Building Community Funds will help Community Tampa Bay make positive change in institutions and communities by training leaders across identities who shape culture and interrupt systemic institutional discrimination through personal relationships, advocacy, and representation.

What's up this week in Grand

Look out for these upcoming events this week in Grand County. For more, go to the Community Calendar. Friday, Sept. 16 Friday Day Camp - 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet at the Granby Community Building for a visit to the Silverthorne Rec Center with the Granby Recreation Department. Cost is $35 per and pre-registration...

Latinx Heritage Month plans events for education, philanthropy and community building

This fall, both the Hispanic Society of Lafayette and the Office of Intercultural Development have plans for Latinx Heritage Month, which officially kicked off on Wednesday September 15, with events and celebrations focusing on honoring culture, engaging students and giving back to the community. (Photo courtesy of @hsl.lafayette Instagram) The...

McGregor Coxall designs park and community centre at Midtown

McGregor Coxall and architecture practice Chrofi have won a competition for the design of a “village green” and community centre at Midtown MacPark, a masterplanned community planned for Macquarie Park on Sydney’s north shore. The $2.1 billion masterplanned mixed tenure community will integrate around 3,300 apartments with community facilities including...

Students build community ties during inaugural Gillings Day of Service

The pursuit of a public health degree often involves exploring how determinants that go beyond the walls of a doctor’s office or hospital — such as access to food, housing and social support — affect a community’s well-being. This year, to give incoming students a hands-on look at this impact in the local community, the Student Government Association at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health launched its first Day of Service.

Surprise HOA Academy returns in October

HOA Bootcamp - ABCs of HOAs/condos and hot topics in HOAs/condos. Managing the HOA community and the nuts and bolts of contracts. Emerging trends in the community association industry: Rental property issues, pet issues, environmental issues and more. • Class #4: Wednesday, Oct. 27, 6 to 8 pm. City of...