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The Village Lives: Village Building Convergence 2018

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You are warmly invited to the launch party for our VBC 2018 Placemaking Program! We will welcome in 40 community sites who are embarking on another year of community building to create thriving places. 

Join City Repair's co-founder and ongoing organizer Mark Lakeman for an evening of placemaking storytelling. As a visionary architect with Communitecture a community-oriented architecture firm as well as the Creative Director of City Repair, Mark will bring to life over two decades of Village Building that includes intersection paintings, permaculture gardens, natural buildings, and villages developed by houseless folks and their allies.

Food will be served, come hungry!

Free for VBC 2018 Placemakers
Entry is free to participants for our current Placemaking Program. 
Sliding scale donation for all other attendees! Funds raised support the Placemaking Program. 

A few volunteers will be needed for set up. take down, and food serving, contact Kirk at

Hosted by Village Building Convergence - Portlandand 2 others

Check out the Facebook Event!

Earlier Event: August 27
Lloyd Intersection Mural Painting
Later Event: February 4
NE Permaculture Workparty