Tag Archives: Maplewood

Neighborhood Summit

Neighborhood Summit flyer

NOTE DATE CHANGE! Moved to July 10th. Are you in a Neighborhood Association or Block Group? Do you plan your neighborhood block party or annual group yard sale? Do you wish you did? This is the summit for you! The Residential Committee of the Coalition will connect residents with municipal services, provide a framework on […]

Coalition on Race Responds to Changes in School District Administrators

The Coalition responds to Dr. Ficarra’s (district interim superintendent) announcement regarding administrative reassignments.

Tips for Talking about Race on Social Media

Tips for Social Media graphic

Take a look at the ideas that were generated for constructive dialog about race in online social spaces by SOMA residents at the Coalition’s April Coffee House Discussion. Read more…

The Schools Committee Statement to the BOE on the Facilities Plan and Integrating Schools in SOMA

The Committee notes the benefits of integrated schools for all families and urges the district to prioritize school and classroom integration in an equitable way.

SOMa Integrated Playgorup

The SOMa Integrated Playgroup brings together children ages 6 months to 5 years and their parents in a relaxed, fun setting. It is our belief that the seeds of true acceptance, understanding, and most importantly, appreciation, of the various races and ethnicities that make up our local community are planted when we are young. Join the Facebook […]

Neighborhoods: Building Blocks for the SOMA Community

Hilton NA logo

Why the Coalition on Race wants you to join the Neighborhood Summit on July 10th…read more here about the effectiveness of neighborhood organizing!

XRootsFest Brings Together Culture, Food and Fun on Saturday, June 2

XRoots woman dancing

XRootsFest (cross-roots-fest) returned to Maplewood with a bang this year at Memorial Park where more than 500 residents gathered on Saturday, June 2, to celebrate the music, food, dance and culture from different regions around the world.

XRootsFest

XRootsFest

Save the Date! XRootsFest is June 2nd, 12-6 pm, in Maplewood Memorial Park. Come spend the day to listen to music, watch amazing dance, learn about the many cultures of our region in the popular ‘edu-tainment’ tent, shop the vendors, and try out some great food! Click here for more details.      

Neighborhood Summit

Neighborhood Summit

NEW DATE: July 10th. Are you in a Neighborhood Association or Block Group? Do you plan your neighborhood block party or annual group yard sale? Do you wish you did? This is the summit for you!

XRootsFest: The Entertainment Schedule

YMCA

Have a look at the day’s entertainment schedule, all that’s available in the edutainment tent, and a map of where to find everything in Maplewood Memorial Park! June 2nd, 12 – 6 pm.