Photos: Prairie for the People Grand Opening

Photos: Prairie for the People Grand Opening

August 15, 2018 Art Community Ecology 0
Grand opening Celebration for World Garden Commons

Aug. 2018 – Non-profit partners and the community near Rabanus Park, Fargo, celebrated the end of construction at World Garden Commons on August 5, 2018. The purpose to celebrate construction, bring people together and encourage people to use the greenspace for their own gatherings, reflection and┬áplay.

One attendee said, “The event was fantastic! Lots of people and engagement and fun activities!”

A variety of ecological and cultural activities were planned characterizing prairie for the people and to show the importance of community connection, nature, natural resources and the creative expressions of cultures.

World Garden Commons is a newly transformed greenspace that reflects the cultural vibrancy of the Fargo community and serves as a stormwater collection basin.

Scroll through Amu Production’s images below:

Prairie for the People Grand Opening of World Garden Commons, Rabanus Park

Many thanks to the following for their contributions to the event:
NDSU Natural Resource Management
New American Consortium, Make Room and Kwaician
BUZZ Lab Hive & Photo Booth
Kindness Rocks with Dena Schultz and The Arts Partnership
Growing Together Face Painting & Garden Tours
River Keepers Scavenger Hunt & Water Adventure
Be More Colorful Virtual Reality Tours
Native American Commission Mini Pow Wow
Heavenly Hawg BBQ & Adibon African & European Cuisine, Daughters of the Earth Buffalo Stew, and River Keepers’ Catfish Bites
FM Ballet
Anytime Fun

Supported by ArtPlace America, City of Fargo, Fargo Park District, National Endowment for the Arts, The Kresge Foundation, North Dakota Outdoor Heritage fund

 

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