Oftentimes, we are so busy with our regular lives that we fail to look back and celebrate our accomplishments. Since 1998, Your Town has graduated over 1,100 alumni – including you !!! So, to celebrate 20 years in 2018, Your Town Alabama is suspending the regular workshop to celebrate the accomplishments of Your Town alumni […]
Dear Small Town Community Leader: April 3, 2017 The 2017 Your Town Alabama Workshop is scheduled for Wednesday, August 30 – Friday, September 1, 2017 at Camp McDowell, located near Nauvoo, AL, in Walker County. This letter includes essential information and application instructions for this year’s annual workshop, Your Town Alabama’s 19th year anniversary. The […]
PRESS CONTACT: Victoria Hutter, firstname.lastname@example.org, 202-682-5692 PROGRAM CONTACT: Katryna Carter, email@example.com, 202-682-5047 How to Do Creative Placemaking New Book and December 6 National Convening Explore Creative Placemaking Event to be Livestreamed. Follow conversations at #creativeplace Washington, DC— In its ongoing commitment to producing resources for community engagement with the arts, the National Endowment for the […]
What a great workshop!!! Thanks to all the staff and volunteers and to the 2016 participants for making it another wonderful year! Download the Press Release Here Found out who has been to Your Town in year’s past here. Download the group photo here in full size.
Do you know someone who should attend a Your Town Alabama Workshop? Have you always intended to come but never made the time? Now’s your chance! Registration opens on April 1, 2016. Register early to make sure that there is a space for you and help take YOUR community into the future! Learn more here.
How do we solve the problem of the suburbs? Urbanist Jeff Speck shows how we can free ourselves from dependence on the car — which he calls “a gas-belching, time-wasting, life-threatening prosthetic device” — by making our cities more walkable and more pleasant for more people.