Happy Halloween from the NOTA Neighborhood Association! We're fresh out of candy, so here's a few neighborhood news bites to share.
Many thanks to all the helpers from School of the Arts who spent a cold October day working in all four Merriman corner gardens. As part of SOTA's Senior Day of Service, the group was instrumental in prepping the gardens for the end of the growing season. (Photo from Janet Collinge)
We're pleased to announce the Neighborhood Association has joined the South East Area Coalition as a member to help keep our organization growing. Curious about how to become a SEAC member yourself? Individuals and businesses are welcome. Check out the perks.
you think Interested in more ideas around creative neighborhood design? The city is promoting a webinar on November 21 at noon focusing on new ways cities across the nation are revitalizing vacant, abandoned, or underused properties.
Register for the Trends in Creative Placemaking on Problem Properties presentation, and be sure to contact us with strategies that you think NOTA should pursue.
Fall leaf collection is scheduled for November 18-22 in NOTA. Just rake your leaves in a pile between the sidewalk and curb (not in the street, please) by the morning of November 18 for pickup. Visit the city's interactive leaf collection map for other schedules and answers to your questions.
-The Memorial Art Gallery's Fine Craft Show and Sale benefiting the Gallery Council is this weekend, November 1-3, including a Friday night opening party. View and purchase unique work by master craft artists. Tickets available online.
- The Third Presbyterian Church's East Avenue Grocery Run on November 2 benefits many local organizations helping the hungry. Sign up to run or walk with friends.
Looking for up to the minute neighborhood news? Did you know that NOTA has a Facebook group devoted to happenings around NOTA? Join the conversation here!
Interested in joining a Neighborhood Association committee? We welcome new volunteer committee members, and it's easy to get involved. Just get in touch with us and tell us how you'd like to contribute!
Help out the neighborhood by taking a leadership role in NOTANA's future!
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