This is the route for the April 14, 2017 Good Friday Walk. Times are approximate. Thanks to all who plan to attend.
Instructions and sending
Gather at Young near Harwood, just outside the First Presbyterian Church. Following instructions, the walk begins. (Parking/transportation information below.)
Stop at Main Street Garden, Main/Commerce at Harwood for the first reflection.
Continue walking west. The likely route will be west on Main or Commerce, depending on any construction.
Stop at Pegasus Plaza, Main at Akard.
Walk past First Baptist Church, 1707 San Jacinto. Witness with song.
Stop at Rosa Parks statue and waterfall, Elm and Lamar. A recitation and quiet reflection.
Stop at Belo Park across from the Federal Building.
End at City Hall plaza, Young at Marilla.
Requests and suggestions:
- Please consider taking mass transit; the beginning and several of the stops are close to both bus and rail.
If you bring your car, there is street parking and parking behind City Hall. The beginning and the end of the walk are within a few blocks of each other.
- Please walk single file or no more than two people together and maintain a tone mindful of the issues that bring us together.
- Above all, use caution and respect all traffic lights. We have notified the police who in the past have been helpful guiding us. Please respect all traffic laws; we will wait on you to catch up if we’re separated.