EVENT VENUE CHANGE: The Cambridge Citywide Senior Center
806 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139
Master of Ceremonies Pastor Lorraine A. Thornhill will preside and Stories from the Neighbors will be facilitated by Norah Dooley. This event will highlight The Port’s diversity and cultural vibrancy. Featuring the talented Fletcher-Maynard Academy Choir and a dance performance by the L.I.G.H.T. Steppers of First Holiness Church. Stories about experiences of life in the Port will be shared through the perspectives and voices of neighborhood residents facilitated by Norah Dooley, a regional storyteller, children’s author and spoken word performer.
|First Washington Street block party - July, 1989|
National Storytelling Network (NSN) and StoryStream Cambridge's innovative StoryTrades project co-sponsors the storytelling segment of the evening. StoryTrades ("an exchange of stories by real people") is a series of informal but focused events, designed to bring together residents, people who work in Cambridge, and business owners to share personal stories on a variety of announced themes.
City of Cambridge Employees’ Committee on Diversity