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Make a Difference!

This year, you can make a difference for Rose Park Neighborhood Association and the ArtWorksLBC program.

Rose Park Neighborhood and the ArtWorksLBC program is a participating nonprofit in Long Beach Gives to raise funds for Art in Rose Park. Under the facilitation of Director and Mosaic Artist Dawn Mendelson, Art in Rose Park brings individuals, families and partnering organizations together for a variety of art facilitated projects every Thursday from 3pm to 5pm.

The Rose Park Neighborhood ArtWorksLBC program is raising funds for art materials, stipends for visiting artists, and larger group art projects that work to revitalize and connect our neighborhood spaces and places.

If you believe in community building through art, we ask YOU to set a reminder to start donating on Thursday, September 15th to Rose Park Neighborhood Association’s ArtWorksLBC program and please spread the word!

Get inspired to give starting September 15th with the pictures below that highlight the ArtWorksLBC program in and around Rose Park Neighborhood …

Long Beach Gives is the city’s annual, online giving day event to raise awareness and funding for Long Beach nonprofits.

Community Meeting Wrap-Up

Pictured here: Staff of Rivera’s Restaurant on E7th Street & Gladys in Rose Park Neighborhood

Special thanks to George, Anna and the amazing staff of Rivera’s Mexican Restaurant for hosting and feeding attendees at the Rose Park Neighborhood Community Meeting on Saturday, August 27th.

Thanks to Paul Van Dyk and Berlyn Maloa of Public Works Transportation Mobility Bureau for the updates on the roadway plans to the E7th street corridor, and the 8th and 11th street bike boulevards. Thanks to Alex Jung and Esequiel Ramirez of the Long Beach Planning Department & City Fabrick with visuals and discussion around the Zone In: City Core zoning regulations and implementation plan. We also thank Mayra Garcia-Cortez of Long Beach Residents Empowered for providing valuable tenant rights information to Rose Park renters. Speakers also included Rose Park residents Cody Lusby of Roses for Rose Park and Kenny Shiozaki-Kawamoto, who presented the Transportation Injury Mapping System to highlight the crash data collected in Rose Park Neighborhood. Thanks to Dawn Mendelson, Director of ArtWorksLBC for highlighting the art wellness and community building we do for neighbors and community partners in Rose Park on Thursdays from 3pm to 5pm.

Pictured here: A rendering provided by Public Works displaying the proposed roadway improvements to E7th Street.

Questions? Email info@rpna.org and follow us on Instagram at RoseParkLB.