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Brentwood Farms Community Garden HARVEST FEST

Saturday, October 19th

Porchfest Community Meeting

Saturday, October 2610:00 – 11:30am

Deering Center Community Church

Description: An opportunity for neighbors to reflect on Porchfest, share their thoughts and discuss with the organizers.

Deering Center Bring Your Carved Jack o Lantern

Sunday, October 27 - Noon

Elsmere BBQ parking lot

Ribbons will be awarded. Jack-o-Lanterns will be displayed Deering Center shop windows. Battery operated tea lights will be provided.

4 School Bond Renovation Community Meeting for Longfellow

Wednesday, October 30 - 6pm

Longfellow Gym

The 4 School Bond renovations are finally coming to Longfellow!

This is the 1st step of the process. The city has contracted with Harriman Architects, Engineers + Planners. They are hosting this Public Meeting to share information about the process, and to receive community input regarding priorities. 

"Longfellow parents and surrounding community members are invited to a planning meeting with architects from Harriman Associates to begin planning for Longfellow's renovation! 

The architects want input into the community's vision for Longfellow and insight into the strengths and needs of our current space. This meeting will guide the design and scope of the project. 

The meeting will be held in the Longfellow gym and free childcare will be provided in the Longfellow Library.”