Come join us for a clean up at the Fresh Starts Community Garden on Tuesday, June 12th from 9am-12pm (snacks, water, and tools provided). Then, on Saturday, June 16th, come help us clean up St. Louis Place Park from 9am-12pm (snacks, water, and tools provided) as we get ready for the Take Back the Park family-fun series! We are partnering with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department for a series of summer fun-days at St. Louis Place Park (June 18th, June 25th, and July 2nd from 11am-1pm) and Fairground Park (July 9th, July 16th, and July 23rd from 11am-1pm). Parents–bring and stay with your kids for a fun time with games and food provided by North Newstead Association and its partners! Join us at the O’Fallon Park YMCA on Tuesday June 19th at 6:30pm for a Tower Grove Neighborhoods CDC-North Newstead Association collaborative Landlord Training (please register here). We’re also partnering with Mission St. Louis on June 19th for a 3-neighborhood clean up! And don’t forget about our gardening workshop with free LimeBike and ofo bike rides provided by Trailnet and free produce delivered via Veggie Bike from St. Louis Metro Market on Saturday, June 23rd! Then, on the 30th of June, we have a 4th Ward clean up! Hope to see folks out and about this jam-packed June!
Please find flyers below for all of the great events mentioned above! (please click on the flyer for a larger image with more information)
Come join us this Saturday as we clean up in Kingsway West from 9am – 12pm. All volunteers should meet at Lexington Elementary School at 9am. We will clean up around the neighborhood. NNA will provide tools, water, and snacks. Please find the attached flyer and contact us at (314) 385-4343 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or if you have any questions.
Come join us at the O’Fallon Park Rec Plex/YMCA (4343 W. Florissant) from 5:30-7:30pm as Dee Brown of the St. Louis Safety Group and NEW 6th District SLMPD Captain Perry Johnson will provide special presentations about neighborhood safety. Light dinner and beverages will be provided.
Please pass along the info and/or flyer to anyone who may be interested in attending and see you there!
We are still accepting applications for our Minor Home Repair Program. This program is meant to help senior (aged 62 and older) homeowners with minor home repairs. There are some additional eligibility requirements that are included on the flyer and application. For more information see the Minor Home Repair flyer and application below–PLEASE call 314-385-4343 and press 2 if you have any questions about this program.
We are also still accepting applications for our Choice Neighborhood Home Repair Program. This program is for homeowners living in the Choice Neighborhood Initiative footprint (please see the map on the Choice Neighborhood Home Repair flyer and application, both included below). Please see the Choice Neighborhood Home Repair application for more eligibility details–PLEASE call 314-385-4343 and press 2 if you have any questions about this program.
We have a couple neighborhood safety-related events coming up. First we have a community service sunflower planting activity on May 19th (please see the flyer below) from 10am-12pm. We also have a Crime Prevention Training on May 31st from 5:30pm-7:30pm (please see the flyer below). We have a few other things in the works but nothing official yet! Stay tuned!
With the new hire of our fantastic Home Repair Manager, North Newstead Association is able to start up our Minor Home Repair Program. If you are living within NNA’s service area–the neighborhoods are listed on the flyer and the application for this program–you are 62 or older and/or disabled, you may qualify for this program. We look at applications and requested repairs on a case-by-case basis and please know that filling out an application does not guarantee repairs. For more information, please see the attached flyer and application, send us an email at email@example.com, or give us a call at our office (385-4343). Click HERE for the application.