Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Community Appreciation Day was created to bring all the neighborhoods and residents of the 19th Legislative District together. State Representative Wheatley began hosting Community Appreciation Day in 2003. This year marks his 15th year hosting Community Appreciation Day.
This event has been part of the Health and Wellness Weekend for the past 5 years. Community Appreciation Day will take place along Centre Ave. and will consist of a variety of activities for people of all ages, such as: Employment Resource Center, Free entrance and free participation in Thelma Lovette YMCA aerobics classes, gym, pool, etc. will be offered all day, open to everyone (children must be supervised by adult), cooking demonstrations, climbing wall, mental and physical health screenings, community exhibitors, 3 on 3 basketball tournament w/police officers, free food, games, face painting, entertainment, prize giveaways and much more!