Arty’s Activity Club: Interactive STEAM Club @505 Clinton Avenue
Thu Jun 22 2023 at 03:30 pm to 05:30 pm
505 Clinton Ave | Newark, NJ
About this Event
STEAM URBAN is excited to announce their new partnership with The Blk Box Nwk (art gallery and event space) inside the Gant-Gilbert Arts Collective at 505 Clinton Street, in the community of Clinton Hill in the South Ward of Newark.
“A FREE Hands-on Interactive S.T.E.A.M Learning Experience for Urban Students of all ages”
ARTY’S ACTIVITY CLUB is A Black and Brown student-centered safe space & learning community providing access to hands-on activities for the entire family, from during the day, after school , summer, and week-end programs, invites to special events & programs throughout the year, collective resources including STEAM kits, personalized emails w/ viable resources, and a community dedicated to the future of the students, led by STEAM URBAN Radical Educators.
Collaboratively we want a community program that our community can feel proud of and something they enjoy attending every week.
ABOUT THE RADICAL EDUCATORS
Chef Shawn Hassan: Experienced catering chef, personality, and NJ Registered & Insured food vendor. Passionate about the philosophy of introducing traditional, fusion and health focused cuisine to the public. Skilled in creating structured culinary programs and establishing partnerships in urban communities. Proven strategist in marketing, PR, and event planning. Effective time manager who thrives in collaborative environments with a never-ending willingness to learn. Skillful multitasker, keen on kitchen safety, teamwork, and creativity.
Rashida Nelson- Rashidah Nelson (she/hers) is a New Jersey-based costume designer who specializes in sartorial storytelling for the stage. She also works as a wardrobe supervisor, tailor and sewing instructor at the Newark Museum of Art and home studio. Rashidah is currently earning her B.A. in costume design at Montclair State University.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
This community collaboration allows our free programming to contribute to the goal of revitalization without displacement of the Clinton Hill District. Opening our doors to students of all ages who live in the mixed used building and in the neighborhood and connecting with our most vulnerable populations, our seniors who deserve a healing space to call their own. STEAM URBAN’s goal with these intentional partnerships is to keep creating Safe Spaces for Community Building, S.T.E.A.M Education, & Personal Development.
Where is it happening?505 Clinton Ave, 505 Clinton Avenue, Newark, United States
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