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All invited to celebrate our diverse community during Welcoming Week 2020

September 9, 2020 12:51 PM

Urbana Park District is partnering with area agencies and participating in Welcoming Week, 2020.

“We celebrate the values that unite us and makes our community more welcome to everyone who calls Champaign County home,” said Elsie Hedgspeth, Outreach and Wellness Manager. “That includes immigrants and newcomers.”

Be on the lookout for Urbana Park District and the Urvana Mobile Recreation Unit. The park district will distribute more free Boredom Buster Bags at:

  • Sunday, September 13 @ Ivanhoe Estates - 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, September 15 @ Woodland Acres - 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 17 @ Prairie Park - 5:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 20 @ Northwood Estates - 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Hedgspeth concluded, “Our philosophy is ‘You Belong Here.’ Welcoming Week highlights our daily mission. Everyone is welcome in our parks and to our programs regardless of status or ability. We want to meet many people during Welcoming Week, 2020."


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