Wednesday, April 24
The free screening is Wednesday, April 24 at 7:30pm at the Smith Theatre, located in the Horowitz Center at Howard Community College. Seating is limited. RSVP atcolumbiaspromise.eventbrite.
The film features excerpts from “Rise of the New Towns,” a 1966 documentary that focused on emerging new towns, including Columbia. These excerpts reflect the debates on the future of Columbia with Jim Rouse’s planning team. Executive producer Ken Day of Maryland Public Television revisits 50 years of history, valuable reflections and Columbia’s promise.