Saturday, August 26th, 2017 3pm - 10pm - FREE
Ferrous Park - 1 Island Street, Lawrence MA (Rain location: Everett Mills, 15 Union Street, Lawrence, MA 6th Floor)
1:00pm The Common Sage writing club Open Mic
3:00 - 8:00pm: Jazz Festival, presented by Movimiento Pro Cultura
4:00 - 8:00pm: Artist Booths! Local artists share their creativity! - Register for a booth HERE
8:30pm: Short Film Festival - featuring short films about or featuring Lawrence, MA! Review panel includes representatives from Essex Art Center, Groundwork Lawrence, Lawrence Community Works and Lawrence History Center.
The Common Sage: Participate in a community writing club as part of the Lawrence Day of Writing hosted by The Common Sage. You'll enjoy one hour of community building, sharing (or simply listening) to your fellow community members. Gather at the Ferrous Park for a community Open Mic at 1pm to share your writings and/or experience with your group. We welcome all ages to #ThinkCreateShare! 11-12pm sessions across the city. Contact Jessica Valentin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Jazz Festival: Check back for updates on artists for 2017!!!!
Short Film Festival: CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS for Summer 2017 is coming soon! Check back for updates!
If you missed last years festival, films that are available may be seen by clicking on the titles below. If there is no link, the filmmaker did not give us permission at this time.
City of Promise! Roberto German
Made in Lawrence ~ My Little Peru Franallen Acosta
Spicket River Walkway Tower Hill Films & Groundwork Lawrence
What is Education? Elevated Thought Youth & Lawrence Youth Council
The GREEN TEAM Director: Michael Tejada, Producers: Legendary Minds
Summer Mural Program 2014 Eric Allshouse & Essex Art Center
Pemberton Mill (Part 5 of full series "The Path") Daniel Koff & City of Lawrence (CDBG Funds)
What does the fox say the chicken Shot and Directed by Meyer and Vincent @ Essex Art Center
Bread and Roses Strike Centennial Exhibit Highlights Lorre Fritchy, Masterpiece Productions & Lawrence History Center
Habitat for Humanity Patrick Guerrero & Habitat for Humanity
Ruido Cortometraje (Translated: Short Noise) Director Santiago Acosta
Gentrilious elijAH starr
This is where I'm from. This is home to me. Amaryllis Lopez & Marquis Victor