W O M E N I N A R C H I T E C T U R E
What: Tour of the historic Dunbar Elementary School building that has recently been renovated into 52 independent senior living apartments for low- to moderate-income senior households. Dunbar Elementary was built in 1922 to serve the African American community that surrounded it. It was designed by renowned Oklahoma architect Solomon Andrew Layton and named for Paul Lawrence Dunbar, a famed African American poet. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2018. The tour will be led by the Construction Project Manager for the project, Heather Rouba of CMS Willowbrook. The renovation architect was M+A Design, Inc. of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.
When: Tuesday, September 17, 2019, 4:30 p.m.
Where: 1432 NE 7th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73106
Details: Enter from the northeast side of the building and park in the east parking lot.
This event is free to AIA Central Oklahoma members. Email to firstname.lastname@example.org to register.