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A.B. Ford Park Community Center: A Look at Mass Timber Construction

December 6, 2023 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST

  • In Person

Mass Timber Building Tour (Detroit, MI)

Join WoodWorks and Mass Timber @ MSU for a tour of the newly completed A.B. Ford Park Community Center! The new center – Detroit’s first climate resilient community center – is designed with solar panels and sustainable cross laminated timber (CLT), and will include flexible space for indoor youth sports, community events, classrooms, and quiet learning spaces. Learn more about the project on WoodWorks Innovation Network:

Attendees can Earn 1 AIA/CES HSW LU, 1 PDH credit or 0.1 ICC credit. Following the tour, join us for a networking boxed lunch at the community center.


Tour Location:

A.B. Ford Community Center

100 Lenox St.

Detroit MI, 48215


For questions or additional information, please contact:

LeeAnn Charpentier, CMP | | (301) 633-0330


Hidden Creek Community Center / Opsis Architecture / KPFF Consulting Engineers / Photo Mike Brewington


December 6, 2023
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
Event Category:


A.B. Ford Community Center
100 Lenox St.
Detroit, MI 48215 United States