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Reception: “Thanks-Giving Square: An Ideas Becomes a Place”

February 3, 2019 @ 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST

The Thanks-Giving Foundation invites you to a special reception.

Sunday, February 3rd, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.

J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young Street, Dallas
Underground parking available on Wood Street

4th Floor showcase

Reception will include refreshments and a brief presentation beginning at 2:30.

About the exhibition:

Thanks-Giving Square is more than just a downtown Dallas park. It’s a place where we can all stand together on common ground, reflect on gratitude and appreciate the diversity of our community. Through artifacts selected from The Thanks-Giving Foundation’s archive, this special exhibit at the J Erik Jonsson Central Library traces the evolution of Thanks-Giving Square from idea to place. On display are original architectural models by Philip Johnson, primary studies created by international artists and photographs documenting years of initial development. Since 1976 Thanks-Giving Square has served as the soul and spiritual hub of the community; learn about the artistry and inspiration behind this unique Dallas landmark.

Free admission. Open every day during library hours. For directions, click here.


February 3, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CST
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J Erik Jonsson Central Library
1515 Young Street
Dallas, TX 75201
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