Resilience! Is a social justice event helping to encourage community engagement and promote social change, both those who are feeling powerless and those already actively engaged. Come engage with others and learn how you can contribute through an afternoon on interactive music, spoken word, and hand-on activities for all ages.
Performing artists include Ross Gay, Malcolm Dalglish, Yuriria Rodriguez,and tango duoTanguero (Winnie Cheung and Ben Bogart), among others. This FREE family- friendly event will take place on Saturday, September 21 from 12:00PM to 1:30PM in the Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park at 221 S. Washington Street.
Collaborators include the City of Bloomington and the Bloomington Center for Connection. Many more community partners will be present with information on how you can activate and promote change, and donations will be accepted for RAICES (https://www.raicestexas.org/about/), a nonprofit agency that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost legal services to underserved immigrants children, families, and refugees.