National Night Out August 5, 2014

Save the date for Annual National Night Out
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
Time: 5PM to 8PM
Location: Lincoln Park adjacent to the Capital South Campus Center 
(corner of Eagle Street and Warren Street)   

The South End Neighborhood Association will collaborate with SENA Partners and Sponsors to bring our community together to celebrate National Night Out.

This event is celebrated across America, it's purpose is a crime prevention and awareness program to heighten awareness in preventing crime in addition to fostering relationships with between law enforcement and the community. This event allows people in the community to come out and enjoy an evening filled with entertainment, fun activities and food.

If you would like to participate in this event please contact a member of the National Night Out Committee or send an email to southendneighborhoodassociation@hotmail.com
 
 
 
 




* Health and Wellness Information Booths

* DIGESTIVE SYSTEM  10-foot long colon.from Journey through the body. Find out how the body digests food as it travels through 30 feet of intestines.

* Hope Club on The Go

* Info from various insurance providers

* Diabetes Awareness

* Food and Nutrition

* Albany County Department of Health

* SUNY Career Counseling Center,  Educational Opportunity Programs and Access

* Schenectady County Community College

* Center for Excellence in Aging and Community Wellness

*  Activities

* Zumba

* Bouncy Bounce, cotton candy and snow cones

* DJ KayDeuce

* Face Painting

* Drum Circle

* Praise Dancers

                                                                    * Planting Flowers....Planting Hope
 

 

2014 Meeting Schedule

South End Neighborhood Association Meeting
 
Tuesday, June 24th
Time: 6:00PM

Jonathan Jones, Commissioner  of Recreation, Youth and Workforce Services
Presentation on accomplishments and plans for the Recreation, Youth & Workforce Services departments



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Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Orville Abrahams, YMCA
Healthy Meeting and Events Policy

Officer Ben Sturges, Albany Police Dept.
Community update and status of  Six Block Initiative, Rockefellar College Community Survey

Leslie Phelan, Community Outreach Ministry
Store opening at 91 Clinton

Lee Ricci
Update on Programs offered at Howe ( Community Discussion Group by doctoral student Chantel Powell.  Sewing Classes 2nd and 4th Wednesday.  Summer Camp Kids at Giffen.
Summer Reading Program ~ Science Theme)

Willie White, AVillage

Noelene Smith, African American Cultural Center
10th Annual Juneteenth Celebration - June 22 Washington Park


National Night Out update
  
 
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Time: 6PM to 8PM
Location: John A. Howe Library
105 Schuyler Street, Albany NY
Please use the Broad Street entrance after 6PM

Katie Bronson, City Planner
Ross Farrell, CDTA
Applications for Homeownership now being accepted - Sandra Obiedo, Habitat for Humanity Capital District

Announcements
Town Hall Meeting on E23 Proposed Casino Thursday April 24th at Bishop Maginn, 6:30-8:00

South End Earth Day April 26 starts at 11 at Elizabeth Street Park and 3 at Lincoln Park on Warren and Eagle

Capital South Campus Center Outreach Arbor Hill April 28

National Night Out August 5






Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Time: 6PM to 8 PM
Location: John A. Howe Library,
105 Schuyler St., Albany NY

Please use the Broad Street entrance after 6PM

Capital South Campus Center Community Forum

Welcome

Our Learning Community, Mr. Harris Oberlander

Center for Economic Growth, Projected job/career growth

CSCC Education programs and Partners





Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Time: 6PM to 8 PM
Location: John A. Howe Library,
105 Schuyler St., Albany NY

Please use the Broad Street entrance after 6PM

Guest speakers:

Soul Fire Farms
Jonah Vitale-Wolff

CDTA
Ross Farrell

Take Back Your Street” (TBYS)
Madeline Kennedy

Update from Community Partners


Announcements

AVillage Fund Raiser,
Earth Day planning,
Six Block Initiative,
CSCC Community Forums





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Tuesday, January 28,2014
Time: 6PM to 8 PM
Location: John A. Howe Library,
105 Schuyler St., Albany NY

Please use the Broad Street entrance after 6PM.

Guest speakers:
        Paul Bulmer, Sr. Paul Bulmer is a Senior Director of Real Estate and Associate Broker with Vanguard-Fine, LLC. 
        
Eric Fagan, Site Coordinator Albany Home Repair Group Workcamp
The First Presbyterian Church in Albany is co-sponsoring a Group Workcamp where youth and individuals from around the country will spend one week in our community performing hands on home repair projects.  The work will be done by five young people and at least one adult leader.  Eligible repair projects include porch repair/construction, step repair, exterior painting, interior painting, weatherization, wheelchair ramp repair.  Labor and materials are free to qualifying households. 


School Budget Get informed then Get Involved

The City School District of Albany Board of Education wants to hear from you as it finalizes the 2014-2015 budget proposal.  The board is faced with some tough choices about our children education and programs we all value. 

The board invites ALL families and residents to participate in this critical process.  To learn more about the proposed budget click here to go to the School Districts

The link below is to the Boards presentation Albany School Budget 2014-15 Board presentations 3-25-14


Please attend upcoming board meetings on

Thursday, April 3 at 7PM at Albany High School

Thursday, April 10  at 7PM at Albany High School  the board is expected to adopt the 2014-2015 budget proposal at this meeting.