Lents Neighborhood Association and Neighbors invite you to join us at Founder’s Day 2011: A Celebration of Our Community on Sunday, August 21st from 3:30pm till dark at Lents Park (92nd Ave and Holgate Blvd).  The community festival is a free, family event celebrating the diversity of our neighbors in Lents through food, dance and cultural performances.  An area for informational tables, raffle prizes, kids games and a mini-market of produce, crafts and doughnuts are just a few of the things you’ll find there.

Co-sponsored by the Colored Pencils Art and Culture Council, the performance stage will be open from 4:30pm to 7pm and feature dance and music from many of the representative cultures of Lents.

Russian Folk Singer Natalia Hougen is the first of many performers to be features on the founders day blog.

Natalie plays and sings several of the most popular Russian and Gypsy folk songs in both Russian and English and often plays a seven string guitar.

Get a preview of one of the many diverse performers playing THIS SUNDAY at Lents Park.