Maplewood Plants Mini Orchard on Campus

Cross-posted from

Maplewood Elementary students planted a new orchard at the school this spring. The orchard is located between the building, the playground, and the portables along Ashwood Rd., and includes two fig trees, three plum trees, two mulberries, a…

Keep Giving Local

First published in the November 2018 issue of The Flea

Several neighbors will be raising money for local organizations they are passionate about during Amplify Austin, the 24 online fundraiser that starts March 1 at 6pm.

Sherri Whitmarsh, CHULA…

Tso Good, Y’all! New Delivery Brings Chinese-American Food to Cherrywood

By Leah Fisher Nyfeler Originally published in the November 2018 issue of The Flea

I have this weird fondness for takeout Chinese food. Give me a white cardboard container full of fluffy rice and a pair of paper-wrapped chopsticks and an…

CNA General Meeting, February 21

The quarterly general meeting of the Cherrywood Neighborhood Association will take place this Wednesday, February 21 at Cherrywood Coffeehouse. Meet your neighbors at 6pm, meeting kicks off at 6:30. We hope to see you there, particularly if you are interested in…

February Flea is Out

The February issue of Cherrywood’s newsletter, The Flea, is hitting the streets. A sampling of stories inside:

The Essential Guide to Cherrywood Happenings

By Jennifer Potter-Miller Cross-posted from the Nov. 2018 Flea

One of the best things about living in Cherrywood is the sheer number of fun neighborhood events. There are several that happen annually, and we wanted to start off the first Flea…

3rd Cherrywood Mardi Gras Parade

Join neighbors for the 3rd Annual Cherrywood Mardi Gras parade on Tuesday, February 13! This is a family friendly event, so dress up, decorate your float (a.k.a. wagon, bike, wheels of any kind), and bring your noisemakers. We’ll have beads and…

Maplewood Celebrates 65th anniversary

By Maplewood PTA Cross-posted from the Flea newsletter

Maplewood Elementary is turning 65, and is celebrating with a new piece of public art, some fresh landscaping, and a commemorative illustration of the school. Chris Levack, who created the Rocket Ship…

21st Neighborhood Tree Planting

By Mike Damal Cross-posted from the Flea newsletter

On Saturday October 21st Brent Hay, Girard Kinney, Mike Sullivan, and Mike Damal continued the Cherrywood fall tree planting tradition, by delivering/planting 18 trees. This was the 21st year of planting, giving us…

Grackle Green Update

By Linsday Olinde Cross-posted from the Flea newsletter

Thanks to community support, the proposed microplayground near Lafayette and Dean Keeton was unanimously approved by the CNA at the general meeting in August. While the space is small, proposed features included new…

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