August 18, 2022
Exhibit Helps to Cultivate Commitment to More Playful Lives for Children
WHEN: July 11, 2022 – September 30, 2022
During library hours:
- Monday 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
- Tuesday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
- Wednesday 9:00 am – 8:30 pm
- Thursday 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
- Friday 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
WHERE: The Link at Rochester Central Library
115 South Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604
WHAT: What do playful spaces look like across the City of Rochester? How have residents created interactive spaces for kids? Twelve residents across the city are sharing how they have worked to reclaim and repurpose their neighborhoods in a new exhibit at Central Library.
The Photovoz exhibit uses participatory photography to chronicle the residents’ experiences in their neighborhood. The exhibit helps us to better understand why play is important to residents across the City of Rochester and shares the impact that new play spaces can have on the fabric of a neighborhood and the residents who live there.
More information about the project can be found at https://www.healthikids.org/events/photovoz-picturing-play.
WHO: This event is free of charge and open to the community.
Counselor, McDougall Communications
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About Healthi Kids
Healthi Kids is a grassroots community coalition and an initiative of Common Ground Health. Since 2008, we have been advocating for the creation of policies, systems, environments, and resources that advance the health and well-being of all children birth to age 8 in Rochester and the Finger Lakes region. We advance policies to ensure all kids regardless of race, zip code, economic status, sexual orientation, immigration status, social status, gender, religion, or ability have the supports they need for the healthiest start in life. For more information visit www.healthikids.org.