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Givens Swims

 

A DANCE FOR A HISTORIC POOL AND ITS PEOPLE
July 19, 20, 21, and July 26, 27, 28 2019 at Givens Neighborhood Pool

Featuring maintenance staff, lifeguards, and community residents old and new, Givens Swims is set to premiere at Givens Neighborhood Pool in July 2019. Tickets are free but reservations are required. Don’t miss out – sign up for our email list to be notified when tickets are available!

Have a story about Givens Pool or Park, or the surrounding area? Call 512-222-5287 or email stories@forkliftdanceworks.org to connect with us. We can’t wait to hear from you!

Learn more about the rich history surrounding Givens Pool on our project website.

Thank You to our Funders and Sponsors:

Forklift Danceworks is proud to announce that this project is funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town program, Dance USA/Engaging Dance Audiences, the MAP Fund, the Texas Commission on the Arts, and the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department believing that an investment in the Arts is an investment in Austin’s future. Additional funders include the St. David’s Foundation, Austin Parks Foundation, AT&T, Alice Kleberg Reynolds Foundation, Alamo Drafthouse, Butler Nonprofit Consulting, Conversation Piece Marketing & PR, Hotel San José, IBC Bank, Texas Gas Service, Topo Chico, Violet Crown Cinemas, and Zócalo Design, Austin Eastciders, and Capital Metro.

For more sponsorship information about My Park, My Pool, My City, click HERE.

Special thanks to our Community Partners:

PARD | Aquatics Division

Givens Recreation Center | MLK Neighborhood Association

GO collaborative | Austin History Center African American Community Archives