Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association, St. Louis MO

Volunteer Opportunities and Other News!

painted cross walk at nite

Great Success!     Pictured above is a night time view of the cross walk at Southwest Ave and Macklind Avenue.   Many thanks to our street artists for doing such a fantastic job.   It looks absolutely fabulous!    This would not have been possible without the help of:  Jerry Basye, Rick Linck, Eunice Loh, Matin, &  Sophie Casas, Jesse Wise, Mary Ann Owens, Floyd Wright, Jamie Sheppard, Laura DeRigne, Jamie Randall and Paul Guthier.

volunteers at macklind and southwest painting

volunteers painting

little one helping to paint

Our youngest artist hard at work!!!!!

We need your help:    Can you please help us out by completing this survey?  It only takes a few moments.   Click this link .  https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XX2C232

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volunteer at southwest and macklind

Don’t want to miss the action?     Additional volunteers are needed to help paint the crosswalks on the following dates and locations:

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Thursday, Aug. 21, Tower Grove Ave. and Magnolia

 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Tuesday, Aug. 26,  Arsenal and Morgan Ford

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Wednesday, Aug. 27, Arsenal and Morgan Ford

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Tuesday, Sept 2, Tower Grove Ave. and Magnolia

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 3, Tower Grove Ave. and Magnolia

6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, Thursday, Sept. 4, Tower Grove Ave. and Magnolia

Jungle Boogie at the St. Louis Zoo:   Summer is drawing to a close.  Last chance to grab a picnic basket and some lawn chairs.    Only two more Friday Boogie Nights to enjoy at the zoo.  On 8/22  featured is  Ticket to the Beatles and on 8/29 is Fat Pocket.   

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Join the fun at  one of the city’s oldest and most beloved festivals the International Institute of St. Louis’ Festival of Nations. Last year, it attracted 125,000 people. Festival of Nations is free and is held August 23 and 24 in Tower Grove Park (4256 Magnolia). It runs 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Sat, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. Sun. For more information, visit festivalofnationsstl.org.  or visit Tower Grove Park over the course of a weekend.

St. Louis is exciting city to live in, enjoy and be safe.  Until next time-

Kristina “Kris” Jackson

Director

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