A New “New Deal” for NYC & The USA

10/27/2017

Featuring the following panels and presentations: The Dual New Deal Legacy: Celebrate, Advocate The New Deal Legacy in New York City and a Call for a New, New Deal A 21st Century Civilian Conservation Corps Political and Economic Prospects for… read more

Date: Fri. Oct 27th, 2017 - Sat. Oct 28th, 2017
Location: The New School (Friday) & Columbia Law School (Saturday)
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (202) 856-3877
Registration: NJFAC.eventbrite.com

Exhibit Featuring New Deal Art of Victor Arnautoff

9/13/2017

San Francisco State University is unveiling a new exhibit featuring the work of Victor Arnautoff.  The exhibit includes block prints from the San Francisco General Strike in 1934 and smaller reproductions of his mural of George Washington as a slave owner,… read more

Date: Wed. Sep 13th, 2017 - Tue. Dec 12th, 2017
Location: San Francisco State University - J. Paul Leonard Library Special Collections Gallery
Additional info: “Victor Arnautoff and the Politics of Art:” Opens Sept. 13, with a reception from 5-7 p.m. Viewable 1-5 p.m. Monday-Friday or by appointment. Through Dec. 12. J. Paul Leonard Library Special Collections Gallery, San Francisco State University, 1630 Holloway Ave., S.F. (415) 405-5571. www.sfsu.edu

CCC Legacy Annual Gathering

9/14/2017

CCC Legacy is a non-profit organization that honors the accomplishments of the Civilian Conservation Corps throughout the country. Each year, an annual gathering is held to learn about the history of the Civilian Conservation Corps and visit unique sites that… read more

Date: Thu. Sep 14th, 2017 - Sun. Sep 17th, 2017
Location: Greenville, SC
Coordinator: Daniel Newquist
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: 843-344-4543
Additional info: Full Registration for the event is $200 ($160 if you are a CCC Boy) and includes a welcome reception on Thursday September 14, transportation on field trips to Oconee and Table Rock State Park on Friday September 15, and Paris Mountain State Park on Saturday September 16. Lunch and Dinner is also included on both September 15 and 16. One day registration is also available on September 15 for $100 and September 16 for $75. Please inquire with event host, Daniel Newquist, CCC Legacy Board Member, for registration information and other event details 843-344-4543 [email protected]

Arts and Artistry from the New Deal and Beyond

10/19/2017

The Johnny Cash Heritage Festival is pleased to present this series of presentations related to Johnny Cash, the Dyess Colony, and the New Deal. The public is welcome to attend any or all of these sessions. There will be no admission fee,… read more

Date: Thu. Oct 19th, 2017 - Sat. Oct 21st, 2017
Location: Dyess Colony Visitors Center and Dyess Community Center
Coordinator: Ruth Hawkins
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Registration: www.johnnycashheritagefestival.com

The CCC and the State Parks: The New Deal at McCormick’s Creek

9/16/2017 - 2 am

Historian Glory-June Greiff, a professional narrator and performer, talks about the role of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Indiana state parks and McCormick’s Creek in particular, sharing stories of her friendship with CCC veteran Euclid Deering, who worked at McCormick’s… read more

Time: 2:00 am EST
Date: Sat. Sep 16th, 2017 - Sat. Sep 16th, 2017
Location: McCormick's Creek - Recreation Center
Coordinator: Glory-June Greiff
Coordinator Email: [email protected]

Williamsbridge Oval Park 80th Anniversary Sign Dedication Ceremony

9/9/2017 - 12 pm

Join community groups and the City Department of Parks on September 9 from 12:30 to 2:30 in celebrating the 80th anniversary of Williamsbridge Oval Park. The New York City Department of Parks will oversee a sign dedication ceremony at the Park…. read more

Time: 12:30 pm EST - 2:30 am EST
Date: Sat. Sep 9th, 2017
Location: Williamsbridge Oval Bronx, NY 10467
Coordinator: The New York City Department of Parks & Friends of the Williamsbridge Oval (FOTWO)
Coordinator phone: (718) 543-8672
Additional info: http://www.norwoodnews.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Norwood-News-Vol.-30-No.-17.pdf#page=10

Arts and Artistry From the New Deal and Beyond

10/19/2017

The Johnny Cash Heritage Festival is pleased to present this series of presentations in the Dyess Colony Circle.  Presentations will be from 1 p.m. Thursday through 11:00 a.m. Saturday.  All sessions are open to the public.   There will be no… read more

Date: Thu. Oct 19th, 2017 - Sat. Oct 21st, 2017
Location: 110 Center Drive Dyess, Arkansas 72330
Coordinator: Dr. Gregory Hansen
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (870) 972-3043
Registration: http://johnnycashheritagefestival.com/presentations/

The CCC and Roger and Me: The New Deal at Pokagon

7/30/2017

Historian Glory-June Greiff, a professional narrator and performer, talks about the role of the Civilian Conservation Corps in Indiana state parks and Pokagon in particular, sharing stories of her friendship with CCC veteran Roger Woodcock, whose stonemasonry still fills the… read more

Date: Sun. Jul 30th, 2017
Location: Nature Center, Pokagon State Park, 450 Lane 100 Lake James, Angola, IN, 46703
Coordinator: Marie Laudeman
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (260) 833-2012
Registration: http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2973.htm

Building Bridges Not Walls

7/7/2017

Bridge worker Alfred Zampa,1987

The 80th anniversary of the opening of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge was celebrated last year, and this year is the 80th anniversary of the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge. Canessa Gallery, in collaboration with the Living New Deal, will host… read more

Date: Fri. Jul 7th, 2017
Location: Canessa Gallery
Registration: http://www.canessa.org/

Arlington, Virginia’s New Deal Murals

7/8/2017

On Saturday, July 8, Toby McIntosh will visit the Georgetown Library to discuss his recent book about muralist Auriel Bessemer. Apple Picking, Tobacco Harvesting and General Lee: Arlington’s New Deal Murals and Muralist examines Bessemer’s singular life, and the murals he created… read more

Date: Sat. Jul 8th, 2017
Location: Georgetown Library, 3260 R St. NW, Washington, D.C., 20007
Coordinator Email: [email protected]
Coordinator phone: (202) 727-0232
Registration: http://www.dclibrary.org/node/57263

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