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Pleasant Pops free giveaway to promote DC contest for Historic Places

by Prince Of Petworth April 24, 2013 at 12:45 pm 10 Comments

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Photo by PoPville flickr user Sanjay Suchak

From an email:

Pleasant Pops will be distributing thousands of their handmade locally sourced ice pops today around DC today in Partnership with American Express and the National Trust for Historic Preservation in order to promote the first day of voting in the Partners in Preservation Contest. Here’s all the sites and details.

Pleasant Pops will be bringing our truck “Big Poppa” today (4/24) to Foggy Bottom [H St NW between 21 and 22nd] to distribute free pops noon to 4PM.

There will be another giveaway on Friday at Farragut Square 11AM to 3PM (4/26).

Additional giveaways are scheduled for May 4 in Dupont Circle (12 noon to 4PM) and May 10 in Chinatown (12 noon to 4PM)

  • SE

    Come to some of the other quadrants! We like popsicles too!

  • bms

    Vote for Sixth & I to help them restore their stained glass windows!

  • anonymous do-gooder

    VOTE for SIXTH AND I! http://goo.gl/DKC5l

  • That Sixth & I DEFINITELY deserves to win! Vote Sixth & I!

    https://www.preservedmv.com/competitors/sixth-i-historic-synagogue

  • Anonymous

    VOTE FOR MERIDIAN HILL! The brick of the wall on 16th needs loads of repair and has been in scaffolding for months and months with no sign of the project moving forward but this funding would fix that!

    :)

  • woof

    The George Mason Memorial on the National Mall. It has a great fountain that isn’t operational because of budget cuts and sequestration.

    https://www.preservedmv.com/competitors/george-mason-memorial

  • Great idea. Vote for the National Cathedral!

  • Alan

    Meridian Hill all the way! So many great memories in that park. It’s probably used by more people on a daily basis than any of the other contenders.

    • Anonymous

      + 1000

      Meridian Hill is a truly communal space – open and inviting to residents and visitors across all demographics …

      And in desperate need of attention (landscaping, structural, etc.)

  • Anonymous

    Vote LAMB (Latin American Montessori Bilingual Public Charter School). The school celebrates its 10th anniversary this year and it is also the 101st anniversary of the historic building which housed the Military Road School, one of the first schools to opened after Congress authorized the education of free blacks. LAMB is continuing the tradition of academic excellence set by its predecessor.

    Come and visit the school on its Community Day on May 4th and vote every day until May 10!

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