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Neighborhood Night Out

Neighborhood Night Out

There’s a block party near you — Party at Playground Park! Tuesday October 3 – 6 to 8 pm On the first Tuesday in October, neighbors all over the South volunteer to host get-togethers in their front yards. Community connection is proven to fight crime! Neighborhood Night Out is an opportunity to visit with other neighbors while enjoying beverages and snacks. Dogs on leashes and children are welcome. Visit any or as many of the gatherings as you wish. Photos…

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Eastwooders celebrate our country on July 4th

Eastwooders celebrate our country on July 4th

Playground Park July 4th – 9 am Join with the Eastwood Neighborhood Association to celebrate our neighborhood and honor our nation in the annual Eastwood 4th of July Parade and Picnic! Meet up at Playground Park, or cheer us from the parade route. Wear your most patriotic clothes. Dress up the kids and dogs. Deck out your bicycle, wagon, scooter and anything else that rolls. Festivities begin at 9 am. Parade starts at the Playground Park. Refreshments will be served…

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Dixon Branch Creek Crawl

Dixon Branch Creek Crawl

July 9 Sunday (new date) — 1 to 2 pm Meet at Playground Park (Lippit/Sylvania at Sinclair) New date due to high water and very slippery conditions on the trail on July 2nd & June 25th Escape from the heat in the cool rushing water of Dixon Branch, a significant feeder of White Rock Lake that flows all year. Water quality tests show that it has some of the cleanest water you will ever find in an urban water body. It’s…

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Celebrate Earth Day with a Wildflower Walk

Celebrate Earth Day with a Wildflower Walk

by Michael Parkey, ASLA   On Sunday April 23 (the day after Earth Day) at 1 pm we will take our annual Eastwood Wildflower Walk. Do you wonder what all those flowers are, but have never had time to learn their names? Take a short leisurely hike through the meadows and smell the flowers. Of course, we will stop at Eastwood’s famous bluebonnet patch. Do you know how those bluebonnets got there? And why they don’t grow everywhere in the…

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Photos from Eastwood Easter Egg Hunt

Photos from Eastwood Easter Egg Hunt

Lots of folks showed up for the annual Eastwood Easter Egg Hunt, from babes in arms to seniors in strollers. The inflatable bounce house and obstacle course were busy the whole time. Being a warm day, the popsicles were perfect. While we waited for the egg hunting to begin, young kids enjoyed their fun.       Families took pictures with the flower arch. And residents enjoyed catching up with each other.     Brian manned the Eastwood Neighborhood Association…

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Easter Egg Hunt & Picnic – Sunday April 9

Easter Egg Hunt & Picnic – Sunday April 9

Sunday April 9 (week before Easter) 2:30 to 4:30 pm Playground Park (Lippit/Sylvania at Sinclair) 2:30 pm – Socializing & Activities 3 pm – Easter Egg Hunt 3:30 pm – Refreshments & Activities Join our family fun day at the park celebrating our neighborhood’s beauty and the renewal of spring. Check out our fun! Bounce house for younger kids, and obstacle course for older ones, plus playground fun and a variety of activities. Bring flowers from home (or store) and…

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Eastwood Events for 2017

Eastwood Events for 2017

Look what Eastwood Neighborhood Association has planned for 2017. You can always find this info at our website under the Activities tab. You can also enjoy photo albums from prior events. Eastwood Events for 2017 Easter Egg Hunt April 9 — 2 to 4 pm Sunday week before Easter Playground Park (Lippit/Sylvania at Sinclair) Family fun day at the park with a variety of activities. 2 pm Socializing and photo opportunity under the Arch of Garlands 3 pm Easter Egg…

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