The last newsletter of 2018 is now available. Click on the image below to download your copy of the LDWNA December newsletter.
CALLING ALL COOKS!
Do you make a darn good chili that family and friends rave about? Then enter the LOWELL DAMON WOODS CHILI CONTEST held in conjunction with the Annual Family Fall Fest. Not only does the winner earn bragging rights as the BEST chili in the Damon Woods neighborhood, he/she will have the recipe printed in the December newsletter, AND take home the coveted traveling ladle trophy to showcase in their home for the next year!
Date: Saturday, October 27th
Place: Dead end of Jackson Park Blvd
Time : Drop off chilis by 6:00 p.m. / tasting begins at 6:30 p.m
RSVP if you will be entering a chili to cook-off Coordinator Karen Roy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Take me out to the… McCauley’s TGIF
TGIF this Friday October 12th at the home of Steve and Melanie McCauley. You don’t have to choose between celebrating the Brewers and hanging out with your great neighbors! Grab the garb of your favorite baseball team and cheer on the Crew from TVs both inside and outside the house!
8008 Stickney Avenue
Friday, October 12th
7:30 – ???
As usual, please bring your favorite beverage and a dish to share!
Lowell Damon Woods Neighborhood
23rd Annual Family Picnic
Saturday, September 22nd from 3:00 – 8:00 pm
Lowell Damon House
2107 N Wauwatosa Ave
3:00 pm – Meet and Mingle
4:15 pm–4:30 pm – Annual Meeting
4:30 pm–5:30 pm – Dinner
Tender Spanferkel (pig roast) & Greek Festival rotisserie chicken prepared by Bracken Heiges. Hot dogs for the kids, Beth Heiges’ famous mac & cheese, side dishes, sweet corn, desserts and beverages
5:30 pm–6:30 pm – Games
WHAT WILL IT COST?
- For members, dinner is $10 per adult and $3 for kids (Ages 4 –11).
- For member families, we have a maximum price of $25 per household.
- Non-members are $15 per adult and $5 for kids (Ages 4 –11).
WHAT TO BRING?
- Side Dishes (Last Names A–N)
- Dessert (Last Names O–Z)
- Lawn Chairs
New Venue – New Menu
at Greyhouse Creative Market
Sunday, October 7th
Game Time – 12:00 Noon / Doors open – 11:45 a.m.
Greyhouse Creative Market
6228 W. State Street.
We’ve rented out the Market’s rustic bar for a private showing as the Pack takes on the Detroit Lions for a noon game showdown. ADULTS ONLY
REGISTRATION LIMITED TO THE FIRST 40 FANS
What Will It Cost? $5 per person includes a delicious game day buffet prepared by neighborhood foodie Bracken Heiges. Beverages available for purchase include beer, wine, Bloody Marys and craft cocktails.
Registratin Options: PayPal through this link -OR- Return check payable to LDWNA c/o Jim Gehrke – 2145 N. 83rd St.
The winners of the Damon Woods Yards of Excellence have been chosen. Thank you to those who nominated a front or back yard for this award. The 2018 winners are below.
FRONT YARD: Ray and Char Allman – 2040 Pleasant St.
2018 Back Yard: Ellen Censky – 8016 Stickney Ave.