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Juneteenth 2017: Real Talk Teach-In Series

By Southside Pride / June 17, 2017

Please join us for our 2nd Real Talk: Teach-In Series, as part of our Juneteenth 2017 Weekend! We will kick off with breakfast, a welcome, and libation before beginning an day full of exciting sessions presented by community members- from local youth to Professors! Lunch will be provided by Katie Cox and Greenstar Community Projects.

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Blockparty for Juneteenth 2017!

By Southside Pride / June 16, 2017
305 S. Plain Street
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

It is that time of year again! Join us for a block party celebration, kicking off a weekend of events for our annual Juneteenth Festival! Our theme this year… “Stay Woke”. Click here to see the full weekend schedule!

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Juneteenth 2017 Schedule – Stay Woke!

By Southside Pride / June 16, 2017
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

This community celebration has been happening for many years and we are looking forward to continuing the tradition with a dynamic weekend full of cultural and celebratory activities for all to enjoy! This year, Juneteenth will be a weekend long event, themed “Stay Woke”.

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Mobile Book Shelf

By Southside Pride / May 27, 2017
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

check this out this is what is it all about

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Middle School Dance

By Southside Pride / May 19, 2017
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

It’s going down again! Grades 6-8. DJ Split Image!

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Community Day of Action

By Southside Pride / April 22, 2017
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

Join us to paint a portion of the outside of our building and pick up garbage throughout the Southside neighborhood, and more.

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Let’s make a happy little mountain now.

By Southside Pride / April 12, 2017

Let’s make a happy little mountain now. You don’t have to be crazy to do this but it does help. We don’t need any guidelines or formats. All we need to do is just let it flow right out of us. This is a happy place, little squirrels live here and play. It’s almost like…

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Beyond Vietnam – A Time to Break Silence

By Southside Pride / April 4, 2017
305 S Plain St
Ithaca, NY 14850 United States

We would like to invite the Ithaca community to a reflect upon the direct links between Dr. King’s words in 1967 and the current needs for transformation in 2017. The first Southside event in a series for “Beyond the Movement,” a national BLM campaign.

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The Girls Who Spun Gold

By Southside Pride / March 27, 2017

In January of 2017 Nydia Blas was named the Acting Executive Director of Southside Community Center. Nydia is mother, lifelong Ithaca resident, and a visual artist who works primarily with photography. She holds a B.S. from Ithaca College, and received her M.F.A. from Syracuse University in the school of Visual and Performing Arts. With her photographic…

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Thank You, Mr. Leon Lawrence

By Southside Pride / March 27, 2017

Leon was born in Atlanta, GA on June 8, 1942, to Wilbur and Frances Lawrence. The family later moved to Peekskill, NY, where Leon spent most of his childhood and graduated from high school. He was a veteran of the US Air Force and a graduate of the University of Vermont (UVM), where he earned…

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