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A Historic Step Worthy of a Ribbon on April 13th

Councilmember Scott Griggs invites all to a ribbon cutting ceremony for the revitalized Kessler Steps on Saturday, April 13th at 9am. The site is located along the Coombs Creek Trail on Kessler Parkway at N. Edgefield. The unveiling is several years in the making, coupled with private sector fund-raising, munificent resident participation, City of Dallas efforts and sweat equity by KNU’s Beautification Committee. More...

Lace up for the 2019 Kessler Krawl on April 27th!!!

Get your tickets and swagging-rights to a night of friendly elbow-rubbing, good eats and spirits on April 27, 2019, presented by The Advocate Oak Cliff, Chad West Attorneys At Law, Hewitt-Habgood Realty Group/Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate, and Scott Griggs/Griggs Bergen, LLC. This year’s starting gait (and we mean “gait”) will commence at Edge Group Fitness at N. Edgefield and Stewart, where your will check in, grab your beverage cup provided by The Paine-Drennan Group/Dave Perry-Miller Real Estate and The Masterman-Dail Group at Guaranteed Rate, and get going. More...

Dallas Mayoral Candidates Take the Platform on April 8th

Please attend the Mayoral Candidate Forum at Cliff Temple Baptist Church Fellowship Hall at 6:15pm, 134 W. 10th Street. Meet the candidates and gain insight into campaign platforms. The event will be moderated by Ken Kalthoff, KXAS Channel 5 news reporter. The event is FREE, open to the public and hosted by Heritage Oak Cliff. Please register.

The KPUMC Easter Parade gets Hoppin’ on April 13th

It’s time for the annual Kessler Park United Methodist Church Easter parade on April 13th, a family-friendly neighborhood favorite complete with a band, fire engine and activities. The parade starts at 10:15am and routes south on Turner Avenue, left on W. Colorado Boulevard, left on Rainbow Street, left on Sam Dealy Drive, and left on Turner Avenue to the finish line. More...

Points of Interest on Your Walk

Spring is here and April 3rd marks National Walking Day. It’s a splendid time of year to wander the neighborhood and find delight in the fresh air and natural beauty. There are several points of interest to take in while strolling along. The pecan grove on Clinton near the Blay sculpture hosts hundreds of yellow daffodils suited up just in time for Spring. Daffodils are a spring perennial plant of the Amaryllidaceae family. More...

It’s a Beautiful Day in this Neighborhood…

Spring is a time of renewal. It’s also a perfect time to ponder what it means to be a good neighbor and to be part of the neighborhood fabric. Let’s revisit the famed lyrics of TVland’s beloved childhood host and mentor Mr. Rogers for a gentle reminder to embrace one another, respect our differences and bring harmony to the medley. Click here to hear the familiar tune… Would you be mine? Could you be mine? Won’t you be my neighbor? More...

Find Your Park and Celebrate National Parks Week

April 20th is the first day of National Parks Week (April 20-28) and a monumental time to celebrate America’s treasures! All entrance fees are waived on Saturday, April 20th for kick-off. Parks across the country will host a variety of special programs and events, so find a park, discover amazing vistas, sight natural habitats & wildlife, learn the history and explore the local culture. More...

FREE Landscape Design Workshop on Saturday, March 30th

Landscape envy? Attend the Dallas Water Conservation and Texas AgriLife free workshop and learn basic design principles, plant placement, and all about the newest hardscape trends. Registration required, click here. Do it yourself, save money and conserve water! You will also get tips on how to use the ULandscapeIT tool on WaterUniversity.tamu.edu to become your own landscape designer. Workshop is at 9-11am at the Texas Discovery Gardens, 3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Dallas, TX 75210, Gate 6.

The Kessler Krawl Starts Here

The key to a successful Krawl – KNU’s premier fundraiser & social event slated for April 27th – is a combo of aligned stars! First, we need the support of new and long-time valued sponsors. We want to thank these early bird sponsors for getting the Krawl momentum going: The Advocate, Robb Puckett/Dave Perry-Miller, Kerry Walton/Dave-Perry-Miller, Susan Melnick Realtor, Paine-Drennan Group and Masterman-Dail Group. More...

Walk the Wynnewood on March 9th

Wynnewood Village, one of the oldest shopping centers in Dallas and a historic part of Oak Cliff, is about to undergo a major redevelopment. Built in 1948 by Dallas businessman Angus Wynne, the center is due for a $30 million renovation by current property owner and manager Brixmor Property Group. Join Heritage Oak Cliff for a walking tour of the center with the younger Angus Wynne and property representatives. Meet at Suite 132 (SE quadrant of Center) at 10am. More...
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