It’s that time of year again for our Neighbourhood House Tour!
Please book your calendars for Sunday March 4th. Tour will be from 1 to 4pm.
Tickets on sale – Monday Feb. 12th. Tickets are $20 each. Watch your email or check online for order details. Only 125 tickets will be sold! (And we sold out last year in a week!!)
100% of our proceeds will go to benefit a local charity – Thresholds Homes & Supports.
Hope to see you on the Tour!
The Musical Porch Party will start at 3 pm due to anticipated rain.
Location start at the corner of Lydia st and Stirling Av.
It will be a condensed version with a few porches in Lydia st .
There will be NO Potluck
Hey Neighbours! Don’t forget about our Annual General Meeting tonight at 7PM The Aud in the Subscribers Lounge (2nd floor). We will be doing an update on the activities from the last 365 days and looking forward to discussing what we can do for the next 365 days! Light refreshments to be provided! Hope to see you tonight!
To start the new year with a fun activity some neighbours in the neighbourhood have organized a “Kitchen Tour” of some spectacular houses in the neighbourhood!!
Here is the information:
Neighbourhood Kitchen Tour – Sunday Jan. 29th 1 to 4pm
Tickets are $20 in advance or if any are left – $25 at the door.
Visit 10 unique kitchens in our beautiful neighbourhood.Only 100 tickets will be sold. All proceeds to Haven House
– Women’s Crisis Services of Waterloo Region.
** Important – Tickets must be picked up and paid for prior to the Tour **
Ticket Pick up dates:
Thursday Jan. 19th. 6 to 9pm
227 Pandora Crescent
Sunday Jan. 22nd 11am to 2pm
155 Lydia Street
Tax receipts will be issued from the charity.
Bring your friends, family, coworkers!
The ANA Team
Save the Date! A kitchen tour in the the neighbourhood is in the works! As we’re all aware, our neighbourhood is filled to the brim with beautiful homes. Many of our neighbours have put lots of work into them yet still keeping the charm that our area is so well known for. Three wonderful ladies are organizing this tour, $20 a ticket with the money going to Haven House which is a local Women’s shelter. January 29th! 1-4PM! More details to come.
Join us for the upcoming ANA Annual General Meeting on Wednesday June 15th at 7pm at the new Pavilion in Knollwood Park (Stirling Ave & East Ave , behind Sheppard’s P. School) .
Come and check out the new bricks at the Pavilion. Refreshments will be served – including gourmet donuts from Jimmy’s Minis!
Bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket. If it is raining it will be moved to the Subscribers Lounge at the Auditorium.
Topics will include important updates and discussion about what’s happening in our community:
– Neighbourhood safety update – Waterloo Regional Police Service
– Update from Councillor Sarah Marsh
– Community dog park – Are you interested in exploring the possibility of a small off-leash park in our neighbourhood?
– LRT stop at Borden and Charles – What this means to our neighbourhood
– Update on the proposed crosswalk on Weber at Stirling or Fairview
– How to start new activites in our neighbourhood
– Election of board members for 2016
Encourage your neighbours to join us.
Consider taking a board position or helping to start or run new activities.
We look forward to seeing you there!
We are inviting you to our next Auditorium Neighbourhood Association Open Board Meeting (and informing you of upcoming events).
This is a great opportunity to meet your neighbours and get involved in activities.
ANA OPEN board meeting – Tuesday April 19th 7:30-9:00 pm
Subscribers Lounge, Kitchener Memorial Auditorium
All neighbours are invited and encouraged to attend
– Financial update
– Pavilion update
– Request for crosswalk on Weber at Frederick
– Community activities
– Community notice board – guidelines for use
– Details for AGM in June
– Overview of board positions. How to declare intention to run for a board position
ANA Annual General Meeting – Wednesday June 15 at 7pm
Pavilion in Knollwood Park (behind Sheppard school)
Save the date for this IMPORTANT ANA meeting
Earth Day Community Clean Up – Saturday, April 23, 12-2 pm
– meet at the Pavilion in Knollwood Park
– garbage bags will be provided; some gloves will be available
– we’re looking for a high school student to help lead the event (email ANA if you can help out)
– refreshments will be provided
Neighbours Day – Saturday, June 11
– save the date – more details will be coming soon
Join us today, Saturday March 19 at 8:15, at the Pavillion (Gazebo) at Sheppard Park to celebrate Earth Hour. Turn off your lights for an hour and walk with us through the neighbourhood.
Sunday September 20th from 12:30 to 4 pm at Knollwood Park (behind Sheppard PS)
12:30 Meet at the new Pavilion for a waddle through the neighbourhood
1:30 Pavilion ribbon cutting ceremony (with Kitchener Mayor, our local councillor and members of the Kitchener Rangers Board + TEX)
1 to 4 pm Activities and games
1:45 Community photo at the pavilion
Kitchener Rangers Street Team (inflatables)
Kitchener Fire Department (with obstacle course)
Kitchener Rockway Centre (pole walking demonstration and trials)
Kitchener Master Gardeners and Kitchener Horticultural Society (workshops on forcing bulbs 2:15 and 3 pm)
Kitchener Humane Society
Region of Waterloo Police Chief Larkin
Free cake, popcorn and cotton candy.
Pizza will be for sale
Face Painting and games
It’s going to be an amazing day, don’t miss it.
The ANA Team