Summer Intern Spotlight | Jaden Hayes

We are pleased to spotlight Jaden Hayes a Workforce Development Intern co-creator of the Urban Architecture Tour How old are you? JH: I am sixteen years old Where were you born? JH: I was born here is Rochester What do you like to do in your free time? JH: In my spare time I likeContinue reading “Summer Intern Spotlight | Jaden Hayes”

A Thankful Word from the Director | Fall Tour Series Kickoff

Dear Community, My body isn’t cooperating on this Friday in fact, I’ve spent all day in bed in full recovery mode one day before our Anniversary Celebration. (Yikes!) So is the life of a chronic spoonie but fortunately my heart is full of joy and thankfulness. The intern’s display of black youth magic last nightContinue reading “A Thankful Word from the Director | Fall Tour Series Kickoff”

A Wednesday Word from the Director | Fast Times & Tour Guides

Dear Community, This week’s word will be super quick. We are in the thick of practicing and planning for tomorrow’s Back to the Past Urban Art Architecture Tour kickoff event. I promise that next week’s word will be more in depth.  I am so proud of the interns and the work that they have putContinue reading “A Wednesday Word from the Director | Fast Times & Tour Guides”

Special Announcement | Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour

We are pleased to announce the Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour On Thursday August 24, 2017 540WMain Community Learning Academy will be hosting the: Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour  This brand new walking tour was researched, designed, and curated by the 2017 cohort of the academy’s Workforce Development, EntrepreneurContinue reading “Special Announcement | Back to the Past Urban Architecture Walking Tour”

Historical Urban Art Community Walking Tour | October 30

Come visit 540WMain and take the Historical Urban Art Walking Tour This tour will happen Sunday October 30 from 3:30 – 4:30 PM and is FREE and open to the Rochester community. October’s tour will be led by 540WMain’s CEO and Founder Calvin Eaton as well as a new team of teen tour guides whoContinue reading “Historical Urban Art Community Walking Tour | October 30”