Our Partners

Here are some great organizations partnering with Chalk the Walks to help make this event as fun, joyful and magical as our vision for it is. Thank you for playing with us!

 

Official Community Partners

These places are holding public gatherings for Chalk the Walks 2017!

 

ALASKA

Anchorage
*Friday, August 18th*
11:30 AM to 1 PM.
The community is invited to come together and welcome students back to school. This is a community event that encourages everyone to come out and write well wishes or positive messages about coming back to school. You can visit the four main locations, however, all schools are open for chalking.

  • Lake Otis Elementary
  • Airport Heights Elementary
  • College Gate Elementary
  • Wendler Middle School

 

CALIFORNIA

Barstow
On the Rise Visitation Center 
312 E Buena Vista St.

 

Chino
The Bicycling Bunny Little Free Library
14608 Westfield Ave

 

Riverside

City of Riverside
Anywhere in Riverside.
ALL Riverisde Libraries will be designated Chalk Stops where you can pick up free chalk for the event.
Post photos in the Facebook event and other social with #ILoveRiverside #ChalkTheWalks

Arlington Library
9556 Magnolia Ave

Arlanza Library
8267 Philbin Ave

Bobby Bonds Park/Cesar Chavez Community Center
2060 University Ave

Bordwell Park/Stratton Community Center
2008 Martin Luther King Blvd

Bryant Park/Arlanza Community Center
7950 Philbin Ave

Curves
3537 Main Street

Hunt Park/Renck Community Center
4015 Jackson St

SSgt. Salvador J. Lara Casa Blanca Library
2985 Madison St

SPC. Jesus S. Duran Eastside Library
4033-C Chicago Ave

La Sierra Community Center
5215 La Sierra Ave, Bldg. A

La Sierra Library
4600 La Sierra Ave

Lincoln Park/Lincoln Community Center
4261 Park Ave

Main Library
3581 Mission Inn Ave

Marcy Library
6927 Magnolia Ave

Nichols Park/Joyce Jackson Community Center
5505 Dewey Ave

Orangecrest Little Free Library
9158 Rangpur Circle

Orange Terrace Library
20010-B Orange Terrace Pkwy

Orange Terrace Park/Orange Terrace Community Center
20010 Orange Terrace Pkwy

Reid Park/Ruth Lewis Community Center
701 N. Orange St

Villegas Park/Ysmael Villegas Community Center
3091 Esperanza St

 

CONNECTICUT

Milford
Milford Prevention Council
*Chalking on August 16*

 

ILLINOIS

Decatur
Chalking happening at ALL 24 schools in the Decatur Public Schools district. Times for each school listed here. But you can swing by any time at ANY DPS61 school and leave a positive message on the sidewalk somewhere to help kick start the 2017-2018 school year!
Join their Facebook event here.

 

Heyworth
10am-5pm
Heyworth Public Library
119 E Main St

 

INDIANA

Knox

Starke County Chamber of Commerce
400 N Heaton St.
noon – 2:30 pm
Join their Facebook event here.

 

IOWA

Ames
The City of Ames is chalking!

Ames Public Library
515 Douglas Ave.

City Hall
515 Clark Ave.

Christofferson Park
2130 Oakwood Road

Daley Park
340 Wilder Blvd.

Northridge Heights Park
2901 Harrison Road

Patio Homes West Park
1515 Idaho Ave.

ISU Research Park
1805 Collaboration Place

Meadow Wood of Ames
4348 Maricopa Drive

Windsor Pointe
3815 Tripp Street

Laverne Apartments
919 S 16th Street

Eastwood of Ames
450 E 7th Street

 

KANSAS

Overland Park
* Overland Park is Chalking the Walks on Wednesday, August 16 *
Pick up your chalk, starting Monday, August 14, at any of these OP Chalk Stops:

Myron E. Scafe Bldg
8500 Antioch Rd

OP Farmers Market
7950 Marty St

Downtown OP Partnership
7315 W 79th St

Museum at PrairieFire
5801 W 135th St

Tomahawk Ridge CC
11902 Lowell Ave

Deanna Rose Farmstead
13800 Switzer Rd

Sanders Justice Center
12400 Foster St

JoCo Heritage Center
8788 Metcalf Ave

OP Arboretum
8909 W 179th St

Nerman Art Museum
12345 College Blvd

Visit OP/ OP Chamber
9001 W 110th St

 

MARYLAND

Elkton
9:00am-9:00pm
Hosted by:  Elkton Arts & Entertainment in partnership with The Elkton Chamber & Alliance and the Cecil County Arts Council

 

MINNESOTA

West St. Paul
St Stephen’s Lutheran Church
1575 Charlton St

 

MONTANA

Glasgow
Valley County Health Department
All day chalking!

 

NEBRASKA

Grand Island
MOMS Club is hosting the event
Stolley State Park
10:30 am – 12:00 pm

 

NEW YORK

Windsor
Beginning at 10 am on the village sidewalks

 

OREGON

Bend
St. Charles Cancer Center Healing Garden
11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Please join us in spreading HOPE to cancer survivors, visitors & caregivers through the magical power of sidewalk chalk. We’ll supply the chalk, music, snacks & drinks—you get to write cheerful messages, have fun, be encouraged and spread HAPPINESS while your at it!

 

WASHINGTON

La Center
La Center UnitedLa Center Community Branch Library
10am-12:30pm  &  3-5pm
1411 NE Lockwood Creek Rd.

 

Puyallup

Puyallup Public Library
324 S Meridian
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

Shelton

Smoking Mo’s
203 W Railroad Ave.

 

Vancouver 

City of VancouverThe Joy Team
City Hall
415 W 6th St
11:00  am – 1:00 pm
Join us and color Vancouver happy!  Chalk will be provided, just bring your positive thoughts and be ready for fun! Enjoy music, selfie stations, Funky Fresh Juice Cart and more! Or you can stop by City Hall, or any of the Official Chalk Stations below, to pick up some chalk for your own neighborhood walks!

Beaches Restaurant & Bar – Official Chalk Station
1919 SE Columbia River Dr

Boomerang – Official Chalk Station
808 Main St

Cascade Park Library – Official Chalk Station
600 NE 136th Ave.

Clark County Juvenile Court
500 W 11th St.
10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Columbia Credit Union – 6 Official Chalk Stations

  • 210 SE 131st Ave.
  • 703 W Broadway St.
  • 3003 NE 62nd Ave.
  • 108 Grand Blvd.
  • 11505-A NE 4th Plain
  • 3501 SE 192nd Ave.

Divine Consign – Official Chalk Station
904 Main Street

ESD 112
2500 NE 65th Ave.
11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Fir Garden Park
MOMS Club – Vancouver South is hosting
10:00 am – 11:30 am

Main Street Trader – Official Chalk Station
1916 Main Street

Mighty Bowl food truck
13th & Franklin / across from Clark County Courthouse
11:00-2:00pm

Three Creeks Library – Official Chalk Station
800-C NE Tenney Road

Vancouver Mall – Official Chalk Station
8700 NE Vancouver Mall Dr.
Pick up chalk and add positive messages to the giant chalkboard inside on the lower level of H&M courts, by Outback.

Vancouver Park & Rec Summer Programs

  • Marshall Youth Day Camp
  • SPARK Youth Day Camp
  • Evergreen Park Playground Program
  • Hough Playground Program
  • Crestline Playground Program

Vancouver Police Department – Official Mobile Chalk Distributors

Water Resource Education Center – Official Chalk Station
4600 SE Columbia Way

YMCA – Official Chalk Station
11324 NE 51st Circle

Vancouver Neighborhood Associations