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IDEA Earth Day Block Party Engages Scholars and Families in Environmentally Friendly Fun

Thanks to everyone who came out last Saturday to make our second annual Earth Day Block Party a huge success!
Highlights of the celebration included
~IDEA’s Garden Club, Beekeeping Club, Academy of Construction and Design, and DC LEVEE showcasing scholars’ work

~Howard University Health Services and DC Public Libraries shared resources
~Nine pop-up vendors offered handmade products for sale. Many of the vendors can be found other weekends at the Spice Suite  in the Takoma neighborhood of DC
~Members of IDEA’s Child Development Associate program provided activities for preschoolers
~Mr. Irvin and Ms. Washington talked with families about how to help prepare their scholars for the PARCC exams coming up in May
~Ruppert Landscaping made a generous donation of plants to the plant sale, and the few plants that were left over will be planted on IDEA's grounds by the Garden Club 
~DJ Pumpin' Archie provided an energetic soundtrack for the day
~23 scholars enrolled for the 2018-2019 school year at IDEA!
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