By Girija Mahan
Join us for Fall Park Clean-Up Day!
Saturday, October 22nd from 9:30am – 12:30pm
Come one, come all as we spruce up the Burch Avenue Park for our upcoming Halloween celebrations! Activities include: Raking, raking, and raking, painting benches, yanking out weeds, picking up trash, and piling up branches.
By Annie Thornhill
It’s time for another exciting Burch Avenue Neighborhood Halloween Fest! Join us from 5:30 – 6:30pm on Monday, October 31st to celebrate Halloween. Starting at 5:30pm we’ll have games in the park, a costume bin for those that don’t have costumes ready, spooky stories, and food from local eateries. At 5:45 we’ll have an apple eating contest and the our now-annual costume parade and contest. This year there will be prizes for individuals and households (think families, roommates, pets, etc!) so start planning now. Around 6:30pm we’ll close out the festivities so that folks can begin trick-or-treating in the ‘hood.
See you on Halloween!
By Amy Unell
Saturday, October 22, 2016 | 1-4pm
Stop by anytime from 1-4pm to see Durham artists in action for an awesome afternoon of local food, music and live graffiti/mural painting at the Art Annex, a hidden gem maker space in Burch Avenue neighborhood and Duke campus on 404 Gattis Street.
Check out DukeCreate FREE workshops taught by Durham artists including ceramics and screen printing, plus hands-on painting, crafts and dance. Adults, kids, all are welcome! This will be the first of monthly workshops open to the community. The next community arts session is 11/12 from 2-4pm. See you on October 22nd!
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By Annie Thornhill
Congratulations to neighbors on the following exciting events!
- John Froelich and Jennifer Lischer were married at Immaculata Church on Saturday, April 30, 2016. We welcome the whole family (JJ, Jenny and Elizabeth) into the neighborhood!
- Caroline and Ryan Asher are excited to announce the arrival of their son, Bennett Stroud Asher, born on April 28. They are looking forward to him being a part of the growing number of BANA babies!