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Uptown Preservation Conference

April 29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

HARLEM AND THE FUTURE: PRESERVING CULTURE & SUSTAINING HISTORIC CHARACTER IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT

Saturday, April 29, 2017

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

The City College of New York  Spitzer School of Architecture,

141 Convent Avenue at W 135 Street,Harlem, New York 10031

Today, what do you think of when you think of Harlem?  Will the future Harlem still resonate its past? Together, we’ll explore this question while reflecting on Harlem’s unique cultural heritage, its built environment, and its social fabric with an eye toward what’s to come. Join us and connect with a larger community that seeks to preserve its cultural and architectural legacies.  An engaging day of dialogue includes keynote speakers, panel discussions, a film screening  titled “Gentrified” and walking tours.

Cost: $10.00 includes lunch and walking tour

Free for Seniors & Students

To reserve your ticket click here http://bit.ly/HarlemTix
To follow the conversation or pose questions, use #westharlemcpo
To volunteer, email westharlemcpo@gmail.com

Coffee & Registration

Welcome Remarks

Keynote Speaker

Panel Discussions 10:00 – 1:00 PM

Lunch 1PM

Film Screening “GENTRIFIED” 2:00 PM  –  View Trailer

Closing Remarks

Walking tours 4:00 PM

RSVP REQUIRED

Sponsored by the West Harlem Community Preservation Organization, SAVE Harlem Now! Historic Districts Council, City Council Member Mark Levine, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, The City College of New York,  The New York City Landmarks Conservancy, Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association, Landmark West!, Manhattan Community Boards 9 and 10, Harlem One Stop, The Audubon Park Alliance

Details

Date:
April 29
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Website:
https://act.myngp.com/Forms/2343128048893036544

Venue

City College of NY Spitzer School of Architecture
141 Convent Avenue at 138th Street
New York, 10031 United States
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