Category Archives: Greenbelt

Meet Mya Marie Harrison of Greenbelt

Mya (born on October 10, 1979 and raised in Greenbelt as Mya Marie Harrison) was named in honor of poet Maya Angelou, was influenced by Stevie Wonder, Minnie Ripperton, Madonna, and Fred Astaire, has won just about every music award … Continue reading

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In 1939, The Country Was Counting on Greenbelt

At the New York World’s Fair of 1939, a film about Greenbelt was screened for the first time as a study of a new kind of city.   Selected for preservation in the United States National Film Registry by the … Continue reading

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