SHOUT OUT

Vice President Stephani Kyle

KNU VP & Kessler Krawl Chair Stephani Kyle rallies excitement about this year’s neighborhood social and fundraiser on April 8th. Early Bird tickets now on sale through the end of February. A special Shout Out to supporters Christian Johnson, the Paine-Drennan Group & Mount St, Michael’s Catholic School!

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NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

The Stage is Set for the Annual Kessler Krawl

The highly acclaimed KNU fundraiser and social event is set for Saturday, April 8th, 2017 at 7pm. The Krawl route will start at Evergreen Hill/Knott Place Circle where party-goers will pick up their movie programs. This year’s theme incorporates cinema mania, so brush up on your film trivia, A-listers and red carpet swagger. We will bring you more details via our website and Facebook. More...

The Not So Sweet Origins of Valentine’s Day

The origins of Valentine’s Day can be attributed to those raucous Romans replete with blood, sweat and tears, possibly ecstatic ones! The feast of Lupercalia was celebrated by Romans from February 13th to the 15th, when men sacrificed a goat and a dog, and then whipped women with the hides of the slain animals. Young women would line up for a spanking, as they believed this ritual would make them fertile. More...

Celebrate Mardi Gras in the Cliff

The O Carnivale Masquerade Ball fittingly kicks of Mardi Gras festivities on Friday, February 24, 2017 at The Kessler Theater, featuring Icehouse, Club Wood and the Kickin’ Ass Brass Band. Whether you’ll be attending incognito or au naturel, groove to a night of revelry and dancing. Dash for the Beads 10k, 5k, 1 mile walk, costume contest and festival takes place on Saturday More...

Historical Roots of Mardi Gras Lays No Carnivorous Waste

Mardi Gras dates back thousands of years to pagan spring and fertility rites including the Roman festivals of Saturnalia and Lupercalia. When Christianity arrived in Rome, religious leaders decided to incorporate these popular local rites into the new faith as a path of least resistance, cloaking Mardi Gras as a prelude to Lent or 40 days of penance between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday. More...
KNU FRIENDS
KNU Dues Update

JAN-DEC 2017

Participating Households

  • 0 of 927 homes paid - 0%
  • 927 of 927 homes unpaid - 100%
NOCUPP Membership Update

NOV-APRIL WINTER PATROL CYCLE

Participating Households

  • 180 of 927 homes paid - 19%
  • 747 of 927 homes unpaid - 81%
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KNU SUPPORTER SPOTLIGHT

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We are looking for a few good neighbors to fill the following KNU committee and support positions:

  • Holiday Lights Chair
  • Streetscapes Chair
  • Store/Order Fulfillment Chair
  • Contributions Emissary

If you are interested in finding out more, contact Jerry Sanchez or visit our Volunteer page for details and other ways to get involved.


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Be sure to frequent the Monthly Events & Happenings page for things to do around town like concerts, special events, public meetings, free workshops, family-friendly activities, holiday festivities & more!

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