For Immediate Release
Media Contact: Adrian Williams
Media Phone: (415) 424-2980
Join the Village, on Friday, October 20th, for the 7th annual “A Senior Moment, A Senior Prom for the 50+”. This awards dinner dance will recognize outstanding seniors for their contributions and dedication to serving their communities. After the awards presentations at 7 pm, guests will satisfy their palates with a delectable dinner, followed by some “down home” blues, featuring Michael Skinner & the Final Tourch Band, Our fabulous DJ, “Mr. C”, will again spin oldies, but goodies from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. Step out for “A Senior Prom for the 50 +”and enjoy some good blues, tantalizing food, dancing, no host bar and plenty of community connectedness.
When: Friday, October 20, 2017. 7 pm to 11 pm
7 pm: Awards/Dinner
8:30 pm: Performance: Michael Skinner & the Final Touch Band
Dancing to 50’s, 60’s 70’s & 80’s jams – Mr. “C” – DJ
Where: Westbay Conference Center, 1290 Fillmore @ Eddy
Cost: Free for the 50+; Juniors, under 50: $20 Donation
Tickets @ www.eventbrite.com or can be purchased at the door
Who: “A Senior Moment” is sponsored by The Village Project in collaboration with the Bayview Y. This year’s community partners are DCYF, California Arts Council, Grant for the Arts, The San Francisco Foundation, Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco, Bi-Rites Markets, Whole Foods, Western Addition Family Resource Center, St. Cyprian’s Episcopal Church, Western Addition Senior Center, Bayview/Hunters Point Multipurpose Senior Services, Nia Soul Catering, The Bayview News Paper, Charlie’s Pharmacy, and The Village Project Advisory Board. This community event is funded in part by a grant from the Dept. of Public Health.
Adrian Williams, the producer, is Executive Director and founder of the Village Project, a service non-profit, focusing on the education and cultural enrichment of youth and their families in the Western Addition. The Village Project produces family/community events, including, most recently, Grilling in the Mo’ blues concert/bar-b-q held at Hamilton Rec. Center, Western Addition Youth Trauma Summits and our upcoming 11th annual Kwanzaa Celebration, along with Mardi Gras San Francisco Style/ Fat Tuesday in the Fillmore.
Have a blessed day!