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Art Hop 2015!

It’s that time of year again when the streets and shops of Takoma become an outdoor art gallery. This exciting local art festival brings more than 70 artists to showcase their work in local shops, galleries and restaurants, with scheduled performances throughout the weekend. Community members can drop in anytime to catch a glimpse of […]
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Updated Concept Plan Based on Takoma Community Feedback

We received a lot of great feedback and ideas from our Takoma Connected community workshop back in September. To recap, our meeting had several breakout sessions for residents to discuss and share their feedback on important topics including community green space and building design. We’ve worked hard to update our design plans and made significant […]
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MoCo Greenfest is Upon Us

Mark your calendars for March 28th! The Montgomery College Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus is hosting the annual Montgomery County Greenfest. Attendees can expect to hear from national and local green experts and watch documentaries from the Environmental Film Festival. Greenfest opens with multiple exhibits and local nonprofits available for discussion with the community. The night […]
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Takoma Park is Staying Green!

Takoma Park is once again on the path of outstanding environmentalism after being recognized for their efforts in energy conservation.  It is also the only city in Maryland to be selected as a semifinalist in a nationwide energy-saving competition run by Georgetown University. If Takoma Park wins, the city will receive $5 million in 2017. […]
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The Crawl: Halloween Fun in Takoma Park

To all our Halloween bar crawlers in Takoma Park! Main Street Takoma just announced their annual Halloween Happy Hour. The Crawl at Halloween Happy Hour is a fun way to explore the diverse restaurants, shops, and nightlife Takoma Park has to offer. Every year, Halloween crawlers gather with their friends and neighbors to celebrate this […]
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Community Workshop Update!

On September 13th, we hosted a community workshop for the Takoma D.C. and Takoma Park community. The purpose of this workshop was to share our latest developments and get feedback on the preliminary design plans. During the breakout sessions at the meeting, community members shared feedback on four central topics: Development Process & Schedule, Building […]
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Sixth Annual Takoma Park Play Day

Ready. Set. Play! This Saturday is the Sixth Annual Takoma Park Play Day, and the community is more involved than ever. The event is organized to support one common cause: to get kids outside to play in Takoma Park. The event also encourages community members of all ages to play for exercise, stress relief and […]
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Recap: Takoma Connected Community Workshop

Thank you to all the community members who attended our workshop this past Saturday. We heard great feedback during our breakout sessions on various aspects of our proposed resident development at the Takoma Metro site. Below you can see a snapshot of the summaries from each session, where we had a representative write down thoughts and […]
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Art Hop Is This Weekend!

Art Hop is finally here!  This weekend  the 5th annual Art Hop will showcase a variety of art including photography, jewelry and  paintings, sculptures and more. EYA is proud to be a sponosr of this wonderful community event that pairs artists and businesses and transforms Old Takoma into a neighborhood arts district. A free public trolley will circle through Old Takoma to help […]
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Let’s Party! – Art Hop arts fest Kick Off

Spring has finally arrived which means the Art Hop arts fest is right around the corner. EYA is a proud sponsor of Art Hop 2014 and happy to be a part of this wonderful community event! Come out and meet the artists, enjoy food from local restaurants and great music from the Shawn Terrell Quartet […]
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