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A free program for halogen and I think it's an awesome program and I just encourage everybody to attend a wholesome program for families, people all ages. We have babies here. We have young elementary kids, teenagers, senior dogs, people come out to this program and I. Think it's something on program for everybody, the educated is the main drawing. Of course you know we have you perform an answer. We have african dancing and drumming Caribbean music. We hate poetry, also there's a lot of food that people enjoy soul food, so they come out for that purpose.
They break all types of African art of man, the things of that nature, so I, just think that you know all around is a great program, even though it's highly attended by african-american population I just feel that it's an opportunity for us to educate it and invite other people to come into our culture. The.
Was a guy by the name of John Dee, not for long the light of the land and it got divided and a lot of the individuals that migrated from friedman's village ended up in this community and they bought a lot of the parcels of land from John Dean. Are we work on issues related to Community Development? A lot of what's featured in our book here are those projects where knock has been a change in community lot of new developments, we're trying to preserve affordable housing for those individuals.
Who've lived here for many years so that they continue to afford to live here. We always want to serve the needs of our citizens and it's never enough volunteers to do what needs to be done. So we need people for some of our committees and every topic from housing to teenagers to seniors. There's always something for somebody to do and, as you can only do so much when you don't have paid people.