Wichita’s North End welcomes new resource center
WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Today marks the grand opening of the new Evergreen Resource Center and Library. KSN News spoke to city leaders who say they have been waiting for this day. The grand opening is at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 9and. Residents can expect several surprises during the celebration.
Community leaders at the resource center say they’ve been waiting for this day since they moved and now that it’s here they can’t wait to share the excitement with the public. Wichita Mayor Brandon Whipple will be there, members of the city council, food trucks and typical Mexican dancers. The inauguration will take place at 10 a.m., but the celebrations will continue thereafter.
“For our grand opening, the building is finally complete and the murals are all done and the furniture is there, and we’re also going to take a moment and pause and celebrate the exciting activities that we have going on,” said the Empower’s executive director, Ariel Rodriguez.
For those who have not visited the new resource center, the address is 2601 N. Arkansas
Wichita, KS 67204. To get in touch with center staff, people can call (316) 303-8181.