Pictures from EJ in the 'Hood

July 1, 2008

As promised from yesterday's blog, here are some photos from EJ in the 'Hood on Saturday. We all had a great time and despite our recent thunderstorm-a-day weather pattern, the rain held off all day. Thanks again to all attendees, volunteers, sponsors and donors who helped make this event possible!

Players battled it out at the basketball hoops
Families enjoyed kid-friendly activities like facepainting
We love cotton candy!
Vendors sold a variety of goods, including handmade jewelry
Raffle ticket holders anticipating the next drawing
Attendees of all ages enjoyed the obstacle course
Art station for mural project
Lively lines at the hot dog stand
Fresh produce from The Food Project
Dancers performed throughout the day
Public art project with participants' hopes for the future of Dudley
Even the younger set joined in the dancing
Thanks to our sponsors who made free hot dogs available for all!
Music ranged from spoken word performances to a brass band
Scoring bargain fashions at the clothes section of our yard sale
Our virtual tour showcased EJ battles in the neighborhood