Unfortunately, we will be cancelling our 2022 National Night Out at Cleveland Park. There will be multiple National Night Out events in the area, including one just up the street at Hillside Wesleyan Church! You can learn more on their Facebook event here: https://fb.me/e/2PTzDR14p
Events & Programs
SENIORS COFFEE & CARDS
Noon - 4:00 PM
Northwest Recreation Center
WITH LEADERS, BELIEVERS, ACHIEVERS
Thursdays, 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Northwest Recreation Center
Come to the NW Rec Center for basketball contests, kickball, art projects, ping-pong, pickleball, dance, volleyball, and more. Snacks will be provided.
For more information, see the pool schedules at https://bit.ly/CRpools.
JUMPIN' JACK 'N' JILL DAYS
Tuesday, July 26 | Thursday, July 28
1:00 - 5:00 PM Jones Pool
FAMILY TWO BUCK TUESDAY
Tuesday, July 26
6:30 - 8:30 PM Jones Pool
POOL SPIRIT DAYS
Monday, August 1 - Friday, August 5
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Bever (8/1), Jones (8/2), Cherry Hill (8/3), Ellis (8/4), Noelridge (8/5). Themes will be posted at the pools.
K9SPLASH! DOG SWIM
Saturday, August 6 | Sunday, August 7
Small Dogs: 10 AM - 11 AM
All Dogs: 11 AM - 4:00 PM
A family-friendly event is planned with the unveiling of the new mural; a plant give-away; tours of the greenhouse, gardens, and butterfly tent; displays by Harshbarger Hosta Society, Eastern Iowa Orchid Society, Indian Creek Nature Center, and Trees Forever; and balloons by Sparkles the Clown, games, crafts, and a scavenger hunt for kids. City vehicles will be on display including the Rollin’ Recmobile, the Parks tractor, a Forestry truck, a Fire truck, and a Police car.
In addition, visitors will be able to purchase face painting, food, crafts, and pressed flower cards. Available vendors will be Sparkles the Clown, Kettle Corn, Beverly’s BBQ, Peppy’s Ice Cream, Good Morals Pizza, Goods from the Woods, and Revive Family Chiropractic.
Advance registration is encouraged. For fees, forms, and more information, go to www.k9cola.org.
Please take responsbility for the energy you bring into the neighborhood.
Your words matter. Your behaviors matter. Your neighbors matter. YOU MATTER.
Take a slow, deep breath, and make sure your energy is in check. If we can help in any way, please let us know and our tiny team of volunteers will do whatever we can. 🤟
We are also fortunate to have a great network of community resources in/around Cedar Rapids:
- Foundation 2 Crisis Services
- Covenant Family Solutions
- Tanager Place
- Crisis Text Line: text 741741 for crisis help
- The Trevor Project LGBTQ Crisis and Suicide Hotline: call 1-866-488-7386
- Veterans Crisis Line: call 1-800-273-8255
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline '1-800-273-TALK (8255)' or dial 988
CANA July 2022 Meeting Minutes | Call to Order: 7:05pm
Attendance: George Heeren, Amy Hall-Haney, Lt. Welsh, Chief Smith, Annette Lorenz
Meeting adjourned: 7:48pm
Next meeting: Monday, August 15th at 7:00pm
Unfortunately, we will be cancelling our 2022 National Night Out event at Cleveland Park. There will be multiple National Night Out events in the area, including one just up the street at Hillside Wesleyan Church! You can learn more on their Facebook event via the link below.
National Night Out is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, better places to live. This year, National Night Out will be held on Tuesday, August 2. This will be the 39th anniversary for National Night Out and the 23rd anniversary for Cedar Rapids’ participation in National Night Out activities. CANA President George Cathy Heeren will be hosting National Night Out at Cleveland Park on behalf of Cleveland Area Neighborhood Association - Cedar Rapids, Iowa! Join us for snacks, bottled water, and games. Please bring a dish to share.
Help prevent crime in the community by getting involved. National Night Out is a great way to reinforce the relationship with neighbors and local police officers by coming together, joining forces, and taking a stand against crime. Lock your doors, turn on your front porch light, and spend the evening outside with neighbors and law enforcement. The Cedar Rapids Police Department officers will stop at each community event. We hope to see you there!
Heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States, resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year.
Major construction on the Chandler Street loop is completed, including placement of roadway and driveway pavements. Since current temperatures exceed recommended limits for placing sod, disturbed areas behind the new curb lines have purposely been left low to reduce erosion onto the new pavements. The City will monitor the project area until finish grading and sod placement can start, typically mid-to-late August. If erosion becomes a problem, temporary erosion control measures will be placed where needed.
Remaining work includes restoring landscape features at a few driveways and installation of traffic signs.
As always, if you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact a member of the project team.
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