The flowers are beginning to bloom and buds are sprouting on the trees, a sure sign spring is in the air!
Just some friendly reminders of what’s to come in our neighborhood:
Wednesday, April 22nd 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. The Grbac Annual Heroes Appreciation Luncheon.
Barbara Beck , Barbara Anderson and myself are working behind the scenes. We are all excited about the plans. All police in the 1st, 2nd, 3rd district are be invited. In addition, our first “responders” – firefighters and EMT’s are invited, as well. As you well know, “many hands make light work,” we are putting a shout out to any one who can donate a 2 to 3 hours to help out on this date. If you can volunteer a couple hours please email me, Kris Jackson, at: firstname.lastname@example.org Please include your contact information in the email and the time you can volunteer your help. Can’t email? Simply call the office @ 314-772-6082 and leave a message.
If you haven’t done so, mark your calendar for our annual Trivia Night on Saturday, May 16th. SJ Pagano, SWGNA Board Member, promises to make it bigger and better this year. You will want to be a part of the fun. Trivia Night will be held at the St. Louis Activity Center @ 5602 Arsenal Street. Doors open at 6:00 pm, trivia starts at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $20.00 a piece or $160.00 for a table of eight, includes beer and beverages. You can drop off your check at the office (4950 Southwest Ave.) or mail into the office. Reserve your seat now! Got a service or treasure?? We plan to have an auction. Contact me @ 314-772-6082 or simply email me at: email@example.com I will arrange pick up. All proceeds will be donated to the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association.
In service and gratitude,
Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.