Community Spirit Park

Nov. 16, 2011

COMMUNITY SPIRIT PARK - Milwaukee's Cathedral Square Park was transformed into a community spirit park Saturday, November 12th, thanks to help from hundreds of students. Art students from more than 60 area high schools, middle schools and elementary schools schools have been busy making ornaments for the Community Art Project “Community Spirit Park” which is on display in downtown Milwaukee!

Cudahy elementary students from Park View, General Mitchell and J.E. Jones participated this season. The schools involved each were responsible for decorating one tree, and each school had a theme. Park View, J.E. Jones and General Mitchell. Themes include: Park View is “All Red”; J.E. Jones is “Starry”; General Mitchell has a “Birds” theme.

There are 72 trees available for all schools in Milwaukee county to submit for a tree. School District of Cudahy had three trees, one for each elementary school. This will be the third year for J.E Jones and Park View to decorate a tree, General Mitchell will have their first appearance this year. This event is a community art project to reflect students work in Milwaukee county.

This display will have a sign for each school and will end on January 2nd.

Community Watch

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA State Summer Baseball Tournament Updated:  7/22

» Big inning leads Marquette past Oak Creek in state semifinal 7/22

» Sue Haislmaier's watercolor paintings on display at botanical gardens 7/22

» Franklin community shows support for local police officers 7/21

» Traveling Beer Gardens coming to Hales Corners Park 7/21

» Moth Night at Wehr Nature Center July 29&30 7/21

» Oak Creek hangs banners at Drexel Town Square in honor of local military heroes 7/21

» Social media story on the storms rolling through Milwaukee area 7/21

» Youth soccer program at Hales Corners Library July 28 7/21

» Children's musician Duke Otherwise to perform at Hales Corners Library 7/20

» Gas leak in Franklin causes traffic stop, evacuation 7/20

» Southridge Mall adding 5 new attractions 7/20

» Emmanuel Church will hold car show at Augustfest event 7/20

» Traffic blocked for gas leak near Old Loomis Rd and Rawson Ave 7/20

» Initial Reaction Podcast: Wisconsin Badgers football, WIFCA All-Star game 7/20

» FPS announces district and school administrators for new school year 7/19

» Pokemon Go can go anywhere, but you shouldn't, police say 7/19

» Big third inning lifts Oak Creek baseball team past Franklin, 8-3 7/19

» Board moves Hwy 100 corridor project, Festival Foods forward 7/19

» Franklin Poms dancers donate toys to Children's Hospital of Wisconsin 7/19

» Oak Creek baseball team beats Franklin to advance to sectional final 7/18

» #BestSummerEverNOW: Share your 2016 summer photos of you in the Milwaukee suburbs Updated:  7/18

» Franklin Library's new 3D printer part of literacy goal 7/18

» Live coverage: 2016 WIAA Summer Baseball Sectional Round Updated:  7/18

» Charcoal Grill and Rotisserie lights its grill in Oak Creek July 18 7/18

View All Posts Got a tip? Welcome rss

Best Summer Ever

 

We've made it easy for you to get out and go this summer. From hitting the trails for a bike ride or walk, to where to find beer gardens in the area, to the best places to swim in Waukesha County to the best summer drinks and summer reads, check out our 2016 summer guide.

Advertisement

Advertisement

CONNECT    

Advertisement