Picnic details from KNU Secretary & Picnic Chair Lila Belitz…

Spring Clean-Up update from Beautification Chair Cindy Pierce….


Don your Sombrero for Cinco de Mayo Celebracion in the Cliff on May 5th

Join NBC 5 and the Oak Cliff Coalition for the Arts at the 2018 Dallas Cinco de Mayo on Saturday, May 5, from 10am-4pm on historic Jefferson Blvd. in Oak Cliff. The Big Parade is from 10am-Noon with festive floats, marching bands, tailgating & awards. The fiesta on Jefferson Blvd. gets the party going from 10am-4pm with a Cultural Expressions Showcase... More...

RSVP for Annual KNU Picnic Sunday May 6th: DJ, Bounce House, Games, Good Grub & YOU

We need a head count for our annual picnic, so take a moment and RSVP for you and your guests. Festivities kick off at 4pm at Robert’s Forest on the grounds of KPUMC with DJ Mark Ridlen, entrees from Norma’s, a piñata and bounce house for the kids and games for adults. More...

Lady with the Lamp: Nightingale Lights the Way for Modern Nursing

In observance of National Nurses Day on May 6, 2018, it is only fitting to acknowledge history’s nursing icon with lantern in hand. Florence Nightingale was born in Florence, Italy on May 12, 1820. During the Crimean War, she and a team of nurses improved the unsanitary conditions at a British base hospital, reducing the death count by two-thirds. More...

Show Active Duty Military Your Support on May 19th

"Today let us, as Americans, honor the American fighting man. For it is he - the soldier, the sailor, the Airman, the Marine - who has fought to preserve freedom. It is his valor that has given renewed hope to the free world that by working together in discipline and faith our ideals of freedom will always prevail." (Admiral Forrest P. Sherman) On August 31, 1949, Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day. More...
KNU Dues Update

JAN-DEC 2018

Participating Households

  • 196 of 927 homes paid - 21%
  • 731 of 927 homes unpaid - 79%
NOCUPP Membership Update


Participating Households

  • 189 of 927 homes paid - 20%
  • 738 of 927 homes unpaid - 80%


Tennis court resurfacing has begun!

Please send us a selfie or photo of your tee time, a night on the town or special event, a backyard BBQ gathering, a dinner party soiree, a cameo of you and your pet, volunteering for a passionate cause, or any fave snapshot that captures and celebrates KNU living!


Things To Do

Check out these links for things to do around town like concerts & gigs, parks & recreation, museum exhibits, foodie finds and area digs, family-friendly events, nature outings, and what’s going down at the library…


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Free Landscape Workshop on May 5th: 100 Plants for North Texas

Create a lush landscape with native and well-adapted plants. Learn proper planting techniques for a beautiful, healthy year-round landscape. Hosted by Dallas Water Utilities. Register here. Limited seating.

  • Saturday, May 5, 2018
    Texas Discovery Gardens (located in Fair Park, Gate #6)
    3601 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Dallas, Texas 75210
    Enter Fair Park at Gate # 6, turn right on Second Ave., and access parking lot on your right.


Lila Belitz Is Penned In as KNU Secretary

A big welcome to Lila Belitz in her new KNU role. She is a licensed Clinical Social Worker, retired from Plano ISD directing Special Education Secondary Services. Currently on the board of Methodist Hospital Guild and Kessler Stevens Park Book Club, she enjoys art, jazz hiking and travel. She whiles away her free time with the NOC Breakfast Club and Mahjong. Lila is enjoying newfound neighbors & friends.


Gear Up for NOCUPP’s Spring-Summer Membership Drive

Join NOCUPP for the 6-month Spring/Summer Patrol Cycle (May-Oct) for $182.50, or just $1 a day. Enjoy added security and membership perks! Join the troops, increase participation and blanket our hood with sufficient crime watch protection! Join Now. Got a question? Contact Terry Egger our KNU rep to NOCUPP. He’s swell.


Interested in an Active Role in YOUR Neighborhood?

The positions of Treasurer and Store/Fulfillment need to be filled. So, roll up your sleeves and contact Jerry at Click here to read more about these open positions and other committees.