Voting While Black | Free talk via zoom, Thursday February 24, 4pm-6pm
Thursday, February 24 4pm-6pm Via zoom Sign up here
Voting While Black Free event focused on voting. This talk will review the history of suffrage for Black Americans, modern voter suppression tactics and new efforts to protect the rights of Black voters. Sponsored by D.o.P.E (Dreaming of Potential Excellence, Founder Paula DePass) Open to youth and adults.
OG School Grounds Clean Up Day | Saturday, February 26, Sign up today!
Join us for some much needed school grounds clean up! Many hands will make the work fast and leave our school grounds looking fabulous. Trimming, weedings, sweeping, litter pick up, edging along fencing, general beautification! Coffee, donut, and refreshements will be provided. Anyone from the community is welcome! Please follow this link to sign up. Thank you! Date: 02/26/2022 (Sat.)
Location: Ockley Green Middle School
Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association Public Meeting | Thursday February 17, 7pm-8:30pm
Please join us over Zoom for our monthly meeting on Thursday Feb. 17, 2022, from 7-8:30pm | (informal time from 6:30-7pm) Click here to join: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83074282121 Meeting ID: 830 7428 2121 Dial by your location +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington D.C) Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kcvAKuzslZ February 17, 2022, ALNA Public Meeting Agenda:
6:30pm Zoom meeting opens – INFORMAL (30 minutes)
7:00pm Welcome, introductions (3 minutes)
7:03pm Ground rules (1 minute)
7:04pm Screen grab! (1 minute)
7:05pm Arbor Lodge Shelter Update (10 minutes)
7:15pm Severe Weather Prep (5 minutes)
7:20pm Zoom Update (5 minutes)
7:25pm Social Event (5 minutes)
7:30pm Breakout Room Prompt (8 minute breakout room, 7 minute report out)
7:45pm Committee / Board Updates (45 minutes)
Neighborhood Emergency Team
Outreach / communication
8:30pm End of meeting
Delitter Arbor Lodge | February 20th - Sign Up Today!
Join Delitter Arbor Lodge, SOLVE, and community members of the Arbor Lodge neighborhood for our monthly litter pick-up event! This event is open to volunteers of all ages - everyone is welcome, and no experience is necessary. This family-friendly event is a great way to keep the neighborhood looking clean but also a fun way to connect with your neighbors in the community! As of April of 2021, our volunteers have successfully removed over 2,051 lbs of litter from our community – thank you!
Our February event will be focusing on the areas between N Denver Avenue to N Montana Avenue & N Bryant Street to N Ainsworth Street. In addition to our normal neighborhood street clean-up, we will gather a small group of volunteers to pick up litter along the I-5 ramps at Rosa Parks Blvd.
When: Sunday, February 20th, 2022, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Advanced Registration Requested: Pre-registration is encouraged - please sign up ahead of time so you can sign our electronic waiver to help avoid crowding during check-in.
Meeting Location: Meet in front of Look Long Brewing Company’s outdoor patio near the corner of N Interstate Avenue & N Liberty Avenue. Map Link Here
What's Provided: Heavy-duty garbage bags, litter grabbers, safety vests, and rubber palm work gloves are provided for all participants. Snacks & refreshments will also be provided.
What to Bring: Please come prepared with closed-toed shoes, garden gloves, and remember to dress for the weather.
Parking: Parking is available along nearby streets.
Bathrooms: There will be no public restrooms available during this event.
Accessibility: The check-in location will be in an area that is wheelchair accessible. The majority of the cleanup area is on city sidewalks that are wheelchair accessible.
Youth Volunteers: Children are welcome if accompanied by an attentive adult. Youth volunteers ages 13-17 can also create their own SOLVE account online. A youth volunteer can attend without their guardian if they print out and bring a signed youth waiver form. Find the link to the youth waiver form here. Youth Waiver Form or here SOLVE | Volunteer Group Guide (solveoregon.org)
Contact: Contact Arbor Lodge Neighborhood Association at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions for this event.
Update: February 7th 2022
Arbor Lodge Tree Team, in partnership with Urban Forestry, is giving away Large Form Trees on March 5th.
What is a large form tree? One that reaches 50-80' tall at maturity
Where can I plant them? Only in your yard, these are too big for your parking strip.
Do they need full sun? Yes!
What trees can I choose from? See the list at the link below.
What day will you be distributing them? Saturday, March 5th, between 11-1
Where? Arbor Lodge Park, the SE corner near Dekum and Delaware
Are they really FREE? Yes!
Follow this link for descriptions of each tree and reserve your new yard tree.
Arborists will be on hand to answer questions, and you will get a watering bucket and mulch for planting too,