April Fair Housing Month

HeART and Home: Celebrating Inclusive Communities

Join CVOEO, the ONE Arts Center, and other partners for art workshops, exhibits, and other events that highlight the meanings of home, community, and diversity.

Fair Housing Month, held in April each year to celebrate the passing of the Fair Housing Act in April 1968, includes a variety of workshops, art exhibits, official proclamations, and other events in Burlington and around the state.


There are many ways to get involved – Join Us!

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  • Fair Housing Month Kick-off:  Tuesday, April 2, 5-7 pm at the ONE Arts Center, 72 N. Champlain St., Burlington. Join us for an evening of art and community to celebrate the beginning of April Fair Housing Month.
  • Fair Housing Awareness Day: Wednesday, April 3, at the Vermont Statehouse in Montpelier.
  • Attend an art workshop or public event: 10 art workshops for families and adults at locations all over Burlington (most are FREE – a few have sliding-scale fees); landlord and tenant rights and responsibilities workshops, interactive art events, and more! Full schedule here.
  • Visit the Art Exhibits:
    • HeART & Home Art Show at ONE Arts Center, 72 N. Champlain St., Burlington
    • Fair Housing Month Art Show at the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf, 228 N. Winooski Ave., Burlington
    • HeART & Home: Changing the Community Narrative at Fletcher Free Library (interactive exhibit), 235 College St., Burlington
    • ONE Perspective Photo Exhibit at ONE Community Center, 20 Allen St., Burlington
  • Enter the HeART & Home Art Contest!

More info: http://www.thrivingcommunitiesvt.org/fair-housing-month/

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