Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association, St. Louis MO

Mark Your Calendar for the Upcoming Trivia Night

Dear Neighbors,

You are cordially invited to attend our Sixth Annual Trivia Night and Silent Auction! 

Our silent auction promises to be bigger and better this year! You won’t want to miss it! We are most pleased to announce that Pat Imig will be our master of ceremonies.  

Come one and all! Special discount pricing is in effect until September 2nd with tables of eight only $160.00 or $20.00 per ticket. September 2nd and thereafter walk in pricing will be $25.00 per ticket or $200.00 per table. Beer, water and soda will be provided. Feel free to bring snacks to share with your table. Mulligans, 50/50 raffle tickets will be for sale.To reserve your table now simply mail or drop off your check to Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association 4950 Southwest Avenue St. Louis, MO. 63110; or, use Pay Palhttps://www.paypal.com/us

To send the money via Pay Pal, use the email: director@southwestgarden.org

This Trivia Night represents our major fund raiser for the year. All proceeds benefit the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association. Your support will enable us to continue providing programs and services like tree planting in Sublette Park, Heroes Appreciation Day, Neighborhood Watch Program and Holiday Open House to name a few-

 

We are currently seeking donations for the silent auction.   If you have a service, basket, gift certificates we would greatly appreciate  your donation.  Simply email me, Kristina Jackson: director@southwestgarden.org or call me on my cell phone 314-374-8897 to arrange for pick up if needed.  In advance thank you for your thoughtful consideration.  

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/08/14/mark-calendar-upcoming-trivia-night/

Time to Exercise Your Brain! Upcoming Trivia Night~

Dear Neighbors, 

Saturday, September 9th – The Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association cordially invites one and all to attend our Sixth Annual Trivia Night and Silent Auction.  We will be located at the St. Louis Activity Center 5602 Arsenal Street.  Doors open at 6 pm, trivia begins at 7 pm

 Our silent auction promises to be bigger and better this year! You won’t want to miss it!

Come one and all!

Special discount pricing  is in effect until September 2nd with tables of eight only $160.00 or $20.00 per ticket. September 2nd and thereafter walk in pricing will be $25.00 per ticket. Beer, water and soda will be provided. Feel free to bring snacks to share with your table. Mulligans, 50/50 raffle tickets will be for sale.To reserve your table now simply mail or drop off your check to Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association 4950 Southwest Avenue St. Louis, MO. 63110; or, use Pay Pal   https://www.paypal.com/us

To send the money via Pay Pal, use the email: director@southwestgarden.org

 

This Trivia Night represents our major fund raiser for the year. All proceeds benefit the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association. Your support will enable us to continue providing programs and services like tree planting in Sublette Park, Heroes Appreciation Day, Neighborhood Watch Program and Holiday Open House to name a few-

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Executive Director

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/08/08/time-exercise-brain-upcoming-trivia-night/

St. Louis Metropolitan Police Citizen’s Academy

Dear Neighbors,

The St. Louis Metropolitan Police Citizen’s Academy Citizens Academy Application is a 12 week course with one night of instruction held on Wednesday evenings from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Police Headquarters, located at 1915 Olive Street.

The next Citizen’s Academy class will begin August 30, 2017 with the final class and graduation to be held on November 15th.

Through the course, citizen’s will gain a better understanding of the inner workings of the department through instruction in:

(1)  the history and structure of the SLMPD

(2) predicting and analyzing crime patterns

(3) gang intelligence

(5) criminal investigations

(6) community policing techniques

You can fill out the application just click this link:     Citizens Academy Application

You will need an actual signature at the end of application.  So, please print and sign it.  The application can either be scanned and emailed to citizensacademy@slmpd.org or you may mail to:

P.O. Michelle Woodling

Community Engagement Office

1915 Olive Street, Rm 749

St. Louis, Mo  63130

Questions?  feel free to call 314-444-5638. 

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/07/28/st-louis-metropolitan-police-citizens-academy/

Early Bird Special is still available for our Sixth Annual Trivia Night~

Dear Neighbors,

 

Our Annual Trivia Night is just around the corner, Saturday, September 9th, 2017.  Our silent auction promises to bigger and better this year!  Take advantage of the

Now through Monday, July 31st a table of eight is only $120.00!  

($160.00 for a table of 8 from 8/1 to 9/1.  Thereafter walk in pricing of $25.00 per ticket will be in effect.)

Once again, we will be located at the St. Louis Activity Center

5602 Arsenal Street

St. Louis, MO.  63139

Doors will open at 6pm, Trivia will begin at 7 pm

Beer, Soda and water will be provided.  Feel Free to bring snacks for your table~

To reserve your table now drop off or mail your check to 4950 Southwest Ave.

Also, available, use PayPal.  Simply type in Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association

This Trivia Night represents our major fund raiser for the year.  Your support enables us to continue providing programs and services like tree planting in Sublette Park, Heroes Appreciation Day, Neighborhood Watch Program and Holiday Open House to name a few-

Looking forward to be seeing one and all!

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/07/26/early-bird-special-still-available-sixth-annual-trivia-night/

Last Minute Shout Out~

Dear Neighbors,

Third Quarter General Membership Meeting will be held on Monday, July 24th at the St. Louis Activity Center 5602 Arsenal Street.  The meeting begins at 7:00 pm.   Featured is Paul Brockman of the Missouri Botanical Gardens 

The evening concludes with an old fashioned ice cream social.

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/07/22/last-minute-shout-4/

Mark Your Calendar for the General Membership Meeting~

Dear Neighbors,

 

Monday, July 24, 2017 Third Quarter General Membership Meeting to be held at the St. Louis Activity Center 5602 Arsenal Street.  Meeting begins at 7:00 pm with a presentation from the Missouri Botanical Gardens and of course our Alderman Report.  The evening concludes with an old fashioned ice cream social.

Saturday, September 9, 2017:  The Sixth Annual Trivia Night will be held at the St. Louis Activity Center.  Take advantage of early bird discounts

A table of eight is only $120.00 through July 31st.  Prices go up to $160.00 for a table of eight there after.   For details check out the page three of the latest edition of the Communicator, click   July

For other news of things to do in St. Louis check out page 4 of the Communicator, click July

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Executive Director

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/07/14/mark-calendar-general-membership-meeting/

Fireworks in Sublette Park and More Great News in the Neighborhood!

Dear Neighbors,

The celebration continues!  This year marks the 19th year of fireworks in Sublette Park!   Come early to get a front row seat.  Bring a picnic basket and a chair, listen to the music.  The fireworks will begin at 9:00 pm and go to 10:00 pm 

Each and every year the organizers work hard to make this show bigger and better.  Want to make a donation?  You are most welcome to contact Joe Barbaglia of Southwest Auto Parts OR… you can send the donation to:  Neighborhood Entertainment 5345 Southwest Avenue St. Louis, MO  63139. 

 

Simply click here for the latest edition of the Communicator July

Read all about the upcoming general membership meeting for the Southwest Garden Neighborhood on page 1.  Take a look at member recognition on page 2.  Check out upcoming summer happenings like the Art Hill Film Series on page 4.  July

Followed by the big announcement of early bird discounts  for the Sixth Annual Trivia Night Saturday, September 9th~

Now through July 31st, a table of eight is $120.00.    See page 3 of the Communicator for details July

Checks can be mailed or dropped off at the office 4950 Southwest Avenue.  OR ,  You can also submit  through 

Just send the payment to the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association.

Third Quarter General Membership Meeting is Monday, July 24th at 7:00 pm at the St. Louis Activity Center 5602 Arsenal.  A representative from the Missouri Botanical Gardens will be speaking on the latest renovations.  The evening will conclude with an old fashioned ice cream social.

Looking forward to be seeing one an all!

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson

Executive Director

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/07/05/fireworks-sublette-park-great-news-neighborhood/

We Would Love to See You at our Pub Crawl this coming Saturday!

Dear Neighbors,

You are cordially invited to join the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association for a mini fund raiser this Saturday June 10th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  It is a wonderful opportunity to mingle with friends and neighbors all while raising some “dough” for the Neighborhood Association.  

The event is from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm and it begins at the home of Mary Ann Owens.  She is located at 5539 Southwest Avenue.  Purchase your wrist band for $10.00.  Proceed out for dinner either at Amigo Joe’s restaurant or Lou C’s Bar & Grill.  Next proceed onward to Jimmy Mack’s or Hideaway Lounge.   You can attend one or attend all. Don’t forget to show your wrist band for drink specials along the way!  Return back to Mary Ann’s for an old fashion campfire  complete with beverages (beer & wine of course), hot dogs and s’mores. ( Your $10.00 include snacks and beverages at Mary Ann’s home. )  A RSVP is not required but would be helpful, so we know how much food to buy.  To RSVP simply email me at:  director@southwestgarden.org.

Looking forward to be seeing you!

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Executive Director

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/06/09/love-see-pub-crawl-coming-saturday/

Mingle with Neighbors and Friends, join us for a pub crawl~

Hello Neighbors,

Summer is almost here (technically) and it’s that time of year again to kick back and relax.  You are cordially invited to join us for a pub crawl next Saturday, June 10th from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm.  Your cost is only $10.00 which includes a wrist band that entitles you to drink specials along the way.  At the conclusion of the pub crawl we will have an old fashioned camp fire complete with beer, hot dogs, smores and water. The pub crawl begins at the home of Mary Ann Owens.   She lives at 5539 Southwest Avenue.  From there proceed onto to Amigo Joe’s Restaurant or Lou C’s Bar and Grill for dinner.  Head onto Jimmy Macks and then off to Hide Away Lounge.  End the evening at Mary Ann Owens for relaxing conversation with neighbors and friends. 

Your donation of $10.00 benefits the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association.

We would love to see one and all!

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/06/03/mingle-neighbors-friends-join-us-pub-crawl/

Don’t Forget to Mark Your Calendar~

Dear Neighbors,

You are cordially invited to join us for a Pub Crawl on Saturday, June 10, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm!  It promises to be a fun filled evening complete with an old fashioned campfire (in a fire pit, of course) with hot dogs and smores.  The pub crawl starts at the home of Mary Ann Owens, she is located at 5539 Southwest Avenue.  Purchase your wristband in order to use for drink specials along the way. Proceed to Amigo Joe’s restaurant or Lou C’s Bar & Grill for dinner. Head onto to Jimmy Mack’s and later Hideaway Lounge. End at Mary Ann’s home for an old fashioned campfire complete with hot dogs, chips, beer and water. All proceeds to benefit the Southwest Garden Neighborhood Association.   RSVP is not required, but would be greatly appreciated so we know much beverages and food to buy.  Simply email me at:  director@southwestgarden.org.    You can also text me at:  314-374-8897.  

 

One of St. Louis summer traditions, the Whitaker Festival  begin next Wednesday evening, May 31st.  

Free admission is available after 5:00 pm.  Music starts at 7:30 pm.  Bring a blanket, picnic basket for supper and enjoy the community experience!  Whitaker Festival will be every Wednesday from May 31st through August 2nd.

Throughout the summer I will continue to list  the band line up playing at Whitaker Festival~

Upcoming:

May 31st:  Roland Johnson and Soul Endeavor

June 7th:  Jack Greffe

June 14th:  The Gaslight Square

Friday night concert series, Jungle Boogie, starts this Friday evening at the St. Louis Zoo!  The concerts are free, of course.  Bring a lawn chair to insure a seat.  The Jungle Boogie Friday night concert series will run from May 26 th to September 1st.  Music is from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Upcoming Band Line Up is (more to follow in summer emails):

May 26th:  Retro Boogie

June 2nd:  The Lone Rangers

June 9th:  Butchwax and the Hollywoods

In service and gratitude,

Kristina D. Jackson, M.S.W.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.southwestgarden.org/2017/05/24/dont-forget-mark-calendar/

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