Monthly Archives: October 2014

Final Round of Get Out The Vote in East Austin This Weekend

The election is just days away and we are going all out in East Austin! I’m the Neighborhood Team Leader for Battleground Texas in our part of town, and our amazing volunteers knocked on almost 1,000 doors last weekend. Our goal…

French Place Halloween Parade, a Cherrywood Tradition

Halloween is upon us! Get your spooky gear and and join us for the annual French Place Halloween parade.  If you’ve never been, come! This is an amazing event attended by hundreds of Cherrywood neighbors, and generous neighbors all along…

Halloween in and around Cherrywood, 2014 Round-up

It may have been 85 degrees today, but Halloween is in the air. Since I can hardly keep track of all the spooky festivities around here I thought I’d write a list of nearby opportunities to dress up in a costume.…

100+ attend 20th Plant and Book Swap

Over 100 neighbors, friends, and lovers of gardening and reading from around town attended the 20th Cherrywood Plant and Book Swap on Saturday, October 18. It was a beautiful fall morning, and there were lots of special guests and activities to…

Cherrywood Plant and Book Swap Turns 20! Saturday, October 18

Written by Jack Darby and Jennifer Potter-Miller

The 20th Cherrywood Plant and Book Swap will take place on Saturday, October 18 from 9 am-12 noon at the Cherrywood Green pocket park on E. 34th St. at Cherrywood Rd.  East Austin…

East Austin Studio Tour is Coming to Cherrywood!

The East Austin Studio Tour is coming to town Nov. 15-16 and 22-23, and as usual an impressive range of Cherrywood artists are participating. Check out some of their work below, and stay tuned for profiles coming soon! Many thanks to…

Schieffer-Willowbrook Hosts District 9 Debate

On Tuesday, Oct. 7 the Schieffer-Willowbrook Neighborhood Association hosted the Upper Boggy Creek Neighborhood Planning Team’s District 9 city council candidate forum at Genesis Presbyterian Church. All three D9 candidates, Erin McGann, Chris Riley, and Kathie Tovo participated. Given the number…

Steering Committee Meeting, October 8, 2014

The Cherrywood Neighborhood Association’s Steering Committee will meet on October 8, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., at Taqueria Los Altos. It will be chaired by Katie Halloran and the agenda is the following:

Neighbors Celebrate National Night Out at Cherrywood Green

On Tuesday, October 7, 41 neighbors gathered at Cherrywood Green to celebrate National Night Out with a happy hour potluck. It was warmer and muggier than you would hope, but Texans have to be prepared for anything in October. In addition…

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