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Santa’s On His Way for KNU’s Holiday Lights Celebration on Dec 8th

Join us for the KNU Holiday Lights Celebration on Saturday, December 8th at 6pm at the Knott Place/Evergreen Hills island. Feel free to grab a neighbor, bring the family and friends, sip a cup of hot coco, enjoy Kessler School carolers and take part in the holiday spirit! More...

Volunteer Appreciation at LUCK on Dec 8th following Holiday Lights Event

Please join Kessler Neighbors United at LUCK at Trinity Groves from 7:30-9:30pm for a volunteer appreciation gathering. Complimentary food and drinks will be provided. Please RSVP to president@kesslerneighborsunited.org. Your generosity, time commitment and sweat equity is greatly appreciated! More...

We Didn’t Fall Short on KNU’s Fall Beautification Day

It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood for our fall grounds clean-up. The green spaces were groomed and tended to by these determined volunteers: Gene Heatly and Boy Scout Troop 5, Michel Daniel, Linda Franklin, Charles Hatfield/Amy Freund, Wayne Hitt, Amy Liniado, Robbie Miller, Carlos Nolf, Cindy Pierce, Steve Roe, Jerry Sanchez, Bill Schurr, Jim Sherrill, Ron Veech and Kim Dunbar, Susan Via, and Peter Weber. More...

Meet the Newly-Elected KNU Officers

We want to thank all residents who attended the annual KNU General Meeting! Attendees were briefed on 2018 completed projects & goals, the executive board was voted on, and City of Dallas staff provided helpful information on news that affects our neighborhood. Good show! Get to know YOUR representatives that serve in a volunteer capacity to advance the interests and safety of the neighborhood. If you missed their bios, click here. More...

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas and All Through KNU

For a jolly dose of Ho-Ho-Ho, here’s an adapted version of the beloved bedtime verse… 'Twas the night before Christmas, when all through KNU, Not a resident was stirring, except those in need of the loo; The stockings were hung by the chimney with flair, In hopes that KNU-branded goodies soon would be there; Most neighbors were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of golfing & tennis were toying with their heads; More...

Countdown to the World’s Great Faiths

“I hold that it is the duty of every cultured man or woman to read sympathetically the scriptures of the world. If we are to respect others' religions as we would have them to respect our own, a friendly study of the world's religions is a sacred duty.” ― Mahatma Gandhi. For many devout believers, religion plays an integral role in influencing every aspect of daily life. Different religions can be found all around the world, though the world's largest religions generally fall in one of two major subgroups. More...

Neighborhood Detail on Dec 1st, Volunteers Needed for KNU Beautification Day

The leaves are falling and Old Man Winter is bringing a chill to the holiday season. And that means islands and medians in the neighborhood need a little detailing, just in time for the KNU Holiday Lights Celebration on December 8th. It takes helping hands to maintain and improve these greens throughout the year for ALL to enjoy. PLEASE SIGN UP at beautification@kesslerneighborsunited.org. More...

A Good Time Had by Krawl

The annual Kessler Krawl fundraiser & social event was a well-attended bash! It was the perfect storm…the rain ceased on cue, we got to krawling and a good time ensued! Party-goers wined, dined, conversed, sobered up at the coffee station and left with a KNU “swag-bag,” only to be re-purposed for who knows what (groceries perhaps)! The event’s success was made possible by generous sponsors, spirited attendees and the many drama-free volunteers. WE THANK YOU ALL!!! More...

KNU Annual Meeting, Year in Review, Officer Elections & Guest Speakers…

We hope you will attend the annual Kessler Neighbors United General Meeting on November 15th at 7pm, to be held at Kessler Park United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall located at 1212 Turner Avenue. Enter building through the north doors next to parking lot. In addition to a year-end recap of 2018 completed goals and 2019 officer elections, KNU will welcome special guests and City of Dallas Officials Sarah Standier and Abidur Kahn. More...

Sign up for the Holiday Lights Decorating Contest and Win Moo-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la-la!

Back by popular demand and in anticipation of our annual Holiday Lights Celebration, it’s time to deck the halls! Sign your team up to decorate one of our many islands, with or without electricity, and win prize money! Here’s how it works: 1. Request the triangle of your choice (first-come, first-claimed); 2. Build a team of neighbors and friends; and 3. More...
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