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Lecture: We Built This City to Walk and Stroll, and Silent Auction

  • The Quinnipiack Club, 221 Church Street New Haven, CT (map)

Please join the New Haven Preservation Trust for a reception, silent auction, and presentation on the allure of cities built for walking. John Massengale, architect, will share the ways that walkable cities promote health, visual appeal, and community connections. A brief annual meeting will follow.

5:30 to 6:45 p.m.
Reception and Silent Auction

6:45 to 8:00 p.m.
We Built This City to Walk and Stroll
An illustrated talk by John Massengale, AIA, co-author of Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns

Brief Annual Meeting

8:00 to 8:15 p.m.
Collection of auction items

John Massengale, AIA, is an international thought leader on the connections between urban design, architecture, placemaking, and walkability. An architect and urban designer, John Massengale is the co-author of New York 1900, Metropolitan Architecture and Urbanism 1890-1915 and Street Design, The Secret to Great Cities and Towns. From cities and streets to buildings and rooms, he emphasizes making places where people want to be.

Free and open to the public; $20 suggested donation.
Pre-registration is appreciated.
Parking is available in the Yale University lot at Temple Street.

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Made possible through the valued support of Seabury at Home, Yale University Office of New Haven & State Affairs, The Union, Bruce R. Peabody, Esq., and the Herzan Lecture Fund.