Happy Birthday CPDSA! —
[…] The CPDSA is a large blended family. Many of our original skaters have scattered to the winds; some — too many — are perhaps a part of the wind, now. Our roots go deep into the heart of Central Park.
The Skate Circle began with a symbolic action, painting two concentric circles on the pavement. A ten foot diameter circle at the center and a larger Circle almost filling the 50-foot wide roadway around the smaller Circle. It was a strong beginning, a stroke for freedom. It staked out a territory and provided a unifying symbol for the skaters to rally around […]