Wrightwood Neighbors Association

October 8th: WNA Fire Safety Meeting

Monday, October 8th

6:00pm - 8:00pm

Halsted Street Fire Station , 2714 North Halsted

Join Engine Co. 55 for fire safety prevention tips, meet your local fireman & see a fire truck up close!

*Pizza & ice cream will be served

FREE for All WNA Members & Kids

SPONSORED BY THE WRIGHTWOOD NEIGHBORS ASSOCIATION

*This takes the place of our regular monthly meeting for October

DePaul Art Museum’s Annual “Art in Lincoln Park” lecture – October 10

October 10th from 5:30-7:00pm

DePaul Art Museum 935 West Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60614

Yasuhiro Ishimoto: Someday, Chicago co-curator Jasmine Alinder will give DPAM’s annual Art in Lincoln Park lecture. Her presentation will explore Ishimoto’s time living in Lincoln Park and his photographs of people living in the neighborhood during the 1950s and 60s. Alinder is Associate Professor of History at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Free and open to the public

DePaul Fall Harvest: Community Invited! Oct 13th

Saturday, October 13th from 3:00pm -6:00pm at St. Vinny’s Circle and the Quad.

Join DePaul to take some time to enjoy the season by enjoying family-friendly fun, including an inflatable corn maze, photo ops, mini-pumpkin painting, and participating in other fall-themed activities. Light snacks and beverages will be provided.

WNA Annual Schools Meeting: November 12th

Neighborhood CPS Schools Meeting: Meet the Principals!

Find out why Our Local Public Elementary and High Schools Could be Your Best Choice!

Where: New Life Community Church: 1110 West Lill Ave.

When: Monday, November 12th, 2018

5:30 pm: Pizza/Refreshments

6:00 pm: Public Schools Forum

7:00 pm: Police C.A.P.S. meeting – Beat 1932

Join us at our Annual Forum featuring: Alcott, Agassiz, Mayer, Alcott H.S., Lincoln Pk H.S.

Hear from HIGHLY RATED LOCAL CPS Schools

Get the SCOOP for the Admissions Process

Learn about EXCELLENT NEW CURRICULUMS

See Why These Schools May Be the BEST OPTION for Your Child’s Education!

Whether you are interested in our high schools, elementary schools, CAPS or just networking opportunities with your neighbors, WNA meetings are the place to be. Food is complimentary from the proceeds from Taste of Lincoln Avenue, the generosity of Local Businesses and Wrightwood Neighbors Association!

Feel free to share with friends and neighbors that have school aged children or are looking at Oscar Mayer Elementary, Agassiz Elementary School, Alcott Elementary School, Alcott Prep, and Lincoln Park High School Share Event


Exciting News for Wiggly Field Dog Park

The WNA/Wiggly Field Advisory Committee is thrilled to report that Family Pet Animal Hospital has signed on to be an ongoing Veterinary Co-Sponsor of Wiggly Field, along with long-time sponsor and supporter, Lincoln Park Dog & Cat Clinic.

Family Pet has agreed to donate $3,000 annually to the park, to be used for ongoing maintenance, waste bags, and general supplies for the park.

We will be ordering a NEW kiosk for the park, to be used for WNA, park and community notices. As mentioned in the last Board minutes, the park's kiosk has withered away after 21 years…Give them a visit with your dog at 2645 N. Sheffield

– – – – – – – 2018 Calendar of Events – – – – – – –

October 8: 6:00pm - 8:00pm Fire Prevention Meeting at Fire Station 55, 2714 North Halsted*

November 6: Election Day, find your polling location

November 12: WNA Annual Neighborhood Schools Meeting & 1932 CAPS Meeting


DePaul University Neighborhood Parking Program

DePaul University Neighborhood Parking Program: FREE TO CAMPUS NEIGHBORS

PARKING OVERNIGHT and WEEKENDS in the Clifton Garage and Student Campus Surface Lots available to residents in the area bounded by ALTGELD - ARMITAGE - HALSTED - WAYNE

Term of Parking Permit September 1, 2018 through August 31, 2019

Area Resident Parking Permits are available at DePaul University Parking Services office, 2300 N. Kenmore, room 177, Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

Extended hours from 8:30 am to 6:30 pm on the following days: Monday, Aug. 27th - Friday, Aug. 31st. Eligible homeowners may apply in-person or via mail every year. Program details and the 2018-19 Area Resident Parking Permit Applications are online at Application Form

Simply complete the form and bring proof of residency to the DePaul University Parking Services office.

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Stay in the Know with a WNA Membership!

Live, Work and Play in WNA!

Sign up NOW for the Wrightwood Neighbors Association membership. Memberships are available to individuals, seniors, families and businesses. You can even set it to auto-renew each year for ease!

The WNA boundaries are Diversey to Fullerton Ave. and Halsted St. to Lakewood Ave. We work with our 32nd and 43rd Aldermen, 19th District Police and City of Chicago agencies to help provide you with the best services possible, and to make sure that Wrightwood remains a nice place to work, live and play.

Interested in Applying for the 2018 WNA Board of Directors

Interested in joining the WNA Board- its a great opportunity to help our neighborhood grow! If you are interested contact Ken Feldbein at kmfeldbein@comcast.net for an application and appointment for an interview meeting. You must be a resident, own property or be a business owner in Wrightwood Neighbors to have an interview.


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