Schedule of Events

East Town Mural Project Flyer

Those that would like to be involved in the creation of the East Town mural should attend one of three Community Meetings:

  • Saturday, July 9, at 5:00pm at Crosslines Ministries, 320 S. School Avenue or
  • Tuesday, July 12, at 7:00pm at Crosslines Ministries, 320 S. School Avenue or
  • Third Community Meeting, time, date, and location to be determined

Input from children will be sought at Boys and Girls Club and Joplin Family Y Children’s Mural Workshops that will be held at George A. Spiva Center for the Arts:

  • Boys & Girls Club, Grades K-12, Monday, July 18
  • Joplin Family Y, Grades K-6, Monday, July 25

All are invited to participate in the many fun, family activities that will bring the mural to life:

  • Saturday, August 6, 10:00am to 2:00pm – Emancipation Park Day Celebration 2016, Ewert Park, Exhibition of Children’s Art from Mural Workshops and Art Activity
  • Friday, August 19, 5:00pm to 9:30pm – First Annual Broadway Bash Block Party & Mural Design Projection – transfer of the mural to the wall begins
  • Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28, 10:00am to 4:00pm – Community Painting Days
  • Sunday, October 2, 2:00pm – Mural Dedication/Celebration (rain date: Sunday, October 9, 2:00pm)