October-March is tree planting season in Austin. While North Shoal Creek’s residential core has a pretty good tree canopy, overall our neighborhood needs more trees. If your yard can use one or more trees, you can probably get free ones from TreeFolks, a local non-profit that partners with the City of Austin to encourage tree planting and care.
There are two ways to get a free tree from TreeFolks:
- Sign up for their Tree Delivery service.
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NATIONAL NIGHT OUT is our nation’s premiere crime prevention event. This year, it’s Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, from 7:00-9:00 pm. North Shoal Creek needs neighbors to step forward and host a block party or other related event for your street. The deadline to register your event is 5:00 pm, Friday, Sept. 15th
For info on registering your block party or other type of event online, go to http://www.austintexas.gov/page/national-night-out-registration#overlay-context=user
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Join us for our annual parade and celebration on Tuesday, July 4th from 9 – 11:30AM at Pillow Elementary School. We’ll be awarding contest prizes, raffle prizes, and there will be food and games for everyone.
- Gather in the circle drive at the Pillow Elementary School entrance at 9:00AM.
- There will be a brief opening ceremony at 9:10AM.
- The parade will begin around 9:20AM.
- We will be announcing raffle winners at 10:30AM.
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This announcement is copied from the Brentwood Neighborhood Association’s blog. This is a joint Crestview NA and Brentwood NA meeting, but North Shoal Creek residents are invited to attend and can ask questions too.
“Mayor Steve Adler Comes to Brentwood to Discuss CodeNEXT
Wednesday, June 21st • 7pm
Location: Faith Lutheran Church Activity Center at 6600 Woodrow Ave (corner of Woodrow and Ruth)
Mayor Steve Adler will attend our joint meeting with Crestview Neighborhood Association to discuss the new CodeNEXT
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WE NEED YOUR HELP DIGGING IT!
Our next workday is Saturday, May 20th
9:00 AM to Noon
The plan is to start a compost pile and begin putting in a drip irrigation system. Of course, we’ll also do some digging.
PLEASE COME HELP!
To volunteer, just email Sarah Brandon at gardenchair [at] nscna [dot] org and tell her you’ll be there.
Want some more information?
Check out our new Community Garden webpage: www.nscna.org/garden/… Read More