For the whole law is summed up in a single commandment, ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ Galatians 5:14
The environment in which people live has a tremendous impact on their physical and spiritual wellbeing.
STAR NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION
Promoting the Social Welfare of the Residents: To promote through group action, the correction of neighborhood problems, thereby promoting an atmosphere of unity, cooperation, openness, and friendliness with the neighborhood. To do all things for the betterment of the area.
Sometimes people wonder what the advantages are of being part of the association. Why join and work at being a good neighbor? First and foremost, being a good neighbor helps make your neighborhood a better place to live. Neighborhoods with an active social life can make your home more desirable on the housing market. Being part of your local neighborhood association gives you the comfort of knowing what is happening in your neighborhood, being in on the flow of information.
MEETING: Our next meeting will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 6:00 pm. It will be held at First Avenue Presbyterian Church, Board Room, 418 First Avenue.
MEETING: Covered dish dinner meeting will be held on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 6:00 pm. It will be held at First Avenue Presbyterian Church, 418 First Avenue, upstairs in the Friendship Hall. Bring your favorite dish. The meat and drinks will be provided by your Neighborhood Association.
MEETING: Our next meeting will be held on Thursday, December 5 at 6:00 pm. It will be held at First Avenue Presbyterian Church, Board Room, 418 First Avenue. We will make the final plans for the Children’s Christmas Party at this meeting.
CHRISITMAS PARTY: The Children’s Christmas Party for low income families will be held at St. Anthony’s Cafeteria on Sunday, December 8, 2019 from 1:00-3:00 pm. Doors will open at 12:30 pm. Rules are as follows:
- Children must be between 0 to 12 years of age
- Children must be present to receive gifts
- Children must be accompanied by a parent or adult
- All children must live in the Weed and Seed area
- Limit to two adults per card
Sign up forms are available at the neighborhood meetings from any STAR officer or forms can be picked up at the Weed and Seed office located at 401 E. Columbia Street. Sign up forms must be turned in by November 12, 2019. For more information, call 435-6115.
CHRISTMAS VOLUNTEERS: We need volunteers to help with the STAR Neighborhood Christmas Party. If you would like to help, call the Weed and Seed office at 435-6115 or and of the STAR officers.
If you would like to make a donation please mail to: STAR Neighborhood Association, P. O. Box 1261, Evansville, IN 47706.