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September 23 - September 25


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Join us as we celebrate the many unique and original aspects and qualities of CET and PBS as well as the impact of Dr. O’dell Owens with an Our Neighborhood Block Party and outdoor experience that utilizes our building as the canvas. Our outdoor gathering will amplify the idea of CET is ME by animating the exterior with light, color and projection, connecting to the community, the neighborhood and CET like never before with the help of our friends at Brave Berlin.

September 23 at 7 p.m. Honoring Dr. O’dell Owens

Join us on CET’s ‘Backlot’ on Thursday, September 23 to celebrate Dr. O’dell Moreno Owens. This VIP event, which will be held just below The Singing Mural, on the south side of the CET Building, will include:

  • Heavy Hors d’ oeuvres
  • Beer and Wine
  • Entertainment by The Cincinnati Boychoir
  • Interaction with PBS Characters
  • The World Premiere of The Singing Mural Coming to Life – Courtesy of Brave Berlin – The Team That Brought Lumenocity and BLINK To Cincinnati!

Doors Open – 7 p.m.
Entertainment Begins – 7:45 p.m.
Presentation To Dr. Owens – 8:15 p.m.
The Singing Mural’s Debut – 8:45 p.m.
Event Takes Place Rain or Shine

Visit: www.CETconnect.org/cet-is-me or contact CET Events’ Office at 513-345-6579 for tickets or additional details.


September 24 and 25 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Our Neighborhood Block Party Celebrating Dr. O’dell Owens

CET is ME will morph into The Neighborhood Block Party! Join us for live entertainment:

Friday – Soul Pocket Band
Saturday – Elementz
Food Trucks Beer and Wine
PBS Characters
The Singing Mural Coming to Life Throughout the Evening
Photo Ops & More
Event Takes Place Rain or Shine

Visit: www.CETconnect.org/cet-is-me or contact CET Events’ Office at 513-345-6579 for additional details.


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cincinnati, OH 45214 United States
(513) 381-4033
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