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Saturday October 11, 2003

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We are painting the interior of Public School 27 in Brooklyn from 10:30am until 2:30pm on Saturday October 11th.


If you would like to travel as a group, please meet Nathan between 9:30-9:45am at Dunkin Donuts on 6th Avenue between 42nd and 43rd Street in Manhattan. We will depart the Dunkin Donuts at 9:45am. If you would like to meet us at the school, directions are as follows: 27 Huntington Street, Brooklyn NY 11231. Subway Directions: •Take the Brooklyn bound F or G train to the Smith and 9th street stop •When you exit turn right and walk along 9th street for three blocks to Hamilton Ave. (this is a four lane highway) • When you reach Hamilton Ave - cross over to the other side of the avenue to 9th street. (You will be walking under the Gowanus Expressway) •Continue along 9th for two blocks to Hicks street •Make a right on Hicks Street and walk one block to Huntington Street. Turn left onto Huntington street •The school is located at 27 Huntington street (between Nelson and Hicks street) There will be a sign on the front door telling you where to meet the Publicolor staff and PS27 Paint Club members. Please arrive at 10:30am. The day will be over at 2:30pm. We will be looking out for you. Be sure to wear paint clothes and shoes. The paint will wash off of your hair and skin but not out of your clothes. We will provide gloves for painting. There will be a classroom provided for volunteers to store their belongings. Nevertheless, do not bring anything valuable unless it fits into your pocket. Lunch will be served from 12:30 – 1:00. For a $5 contribution volunteers can take part in the lunch we provide for the students (sandwiches or pizza).

If there is any confusion, please do not hesitate to call Nathan at 917-586-7585. Thank you, Nathan Dean

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