NEW ORLEANS, LA – The New Orleans Recreation Development Commission (NORDC) Teen Council will present Spoken Word, an open mic event, on Saturday, November 23, 2013, from 8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at Joe W. Brown Memorial Park in New Orleans East. All teens are welcome to read/perform at the free event.
There will be a NORDC Teen Council meeting immediately before the Spoken Word event from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Non-members are welcome to attend and learn more about the group’s activities. Membership is free and open to all teens who reside in New Orleans.
NORDC Teen Council empowers young people, ages 12-17, by developing a social growth environment through structured NORDC Teen Programs. These emerging leaders actively participate in civic and community engagement by designing and implementing city-wide teen programming.
The NORDC Teen Council and the Chevron Future Leaders Program are supported by Chevron.
For more information, visit www.nola.gov/nordc.
WHAT: NORDC Teen Council Spoken Word
WHEN: Saturday, November 23, 2013
7 p.m. to 8 p.m. NORDC Teen Council Membership Meeting
8:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. NORDC Teen Council Spoken Word
WHERE: Joe W. Brown Recreation Center
5601 Read Boulevard
New Orleans, LA 70127