The Teachers Association of Long Beach was happy to host another community space during First Fridays on December 5th, 2014 featuring a Holiday Re-Gift Exchange & Decorations Swap, a musician, poets, free hot chocolate/tea, and door prizes.
Thank you to all of our performers, community partners, sponsors, and volunteers!
MUSIC at the event and in this video performed by:
Esther Kang aka Coocakes
POETRY AND SPOKEN WORD performed by:
HOLIDAY RE-GIFT EXCHANGE & DECORATIONS SWAP hosted by:
Long Beach Free Store
SPONSORS for the evening included:
Catalyst Network of Communities donated door prizes and equipment.
NEA ValueBuilders and Security Benefit donated door prizes.
MetLife donated the hot chocolate & tea and supplies for the hot drinks station.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS for the evening included:
Cadence Collective provided referrals from their network of poets and musicians.
Bixby Knolls Business Improvement Association organizes the monthly First Fridays event along Atlantic Avenue.
TEACHER VOLUNTEERS for this event included:
Winnie Foreman, Smith Head Start Teacher
Maria Garcia, Edison Head Start Teacher
Heidi Samaniego, Hudson K-8 Teacher
Marion Nguli, Lincoln Elementary Teacher
Sybil Baldwin-Perry, Addams CDC Teacher
Michaela Quinby, Webster Elementary Teacher
Cindy Archambault, Burcham CDC Teacher
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS for this event included:
See more videos and photos from First Fridays at TALB here.