SNA Holiday Party 2018

On December 1st, SNA held its First Annual Holiday Party at the Sunnyside Conservatory. There was good company, with a capella songs and caroling led by The Notables quartet and catering by the Argentum Project. 

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Massive Sunnyside Neighborhood-Wide Garage Sale 2018

When: Saturday Sept 22, 2018, 9 AM to 2 PM.

Where: All over Sunnyside. Start at 415 Edna Street (Hearst)

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Start your shopping day at our table at 415 Edna Street (Hearst) and get the official treasure map to guide you to all of the participating households in our neighborhood. Have some coffee and snacks–and meet the SNA officers. Map will also be available online just before the opening.

What: A long list of treasures for sale, including: Home furnishings and aero beds, fine and decorative art, toys and legos, musical instruments, skateboards and sports equipment, collectibles and ceramics, tools and auto supplies, mens and womens clothing, baby carriers and strollers, small appliances and vintage kitchenware, garden plants and supplies, vinyl records and books, bicycles and baked goods,  a lemonade stand and MORE!

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Sunnyside Neighborhood-Wide Garage Sale 2018

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Sunnyside Neighborhood Association is sponsoring the big 2018 Neighborhood-Wide Garage Sale. Forty Sunnyside households are participating.

When: Saturday Sept 22, 2018, 9 AM to 2 PM.

Where: All over Sunnyside.

A special guide map showing all participating locations with their featured items goes live online just before the event.

Or start your shopping by picking up a paper map in front of St Finn Barr Church, and have some coffee and home baked goodies with neighbors and SNA officers.

Over thirty households. Featured items include: Home furnishings and aero beds, fine and decorative art, toys and legos, musical instruments, skateboards and sports equipment, collectibles and ceramics, tools and auto supplies, mens and womens clothing, baby carriers and strollers, small appliances and vintage kitchenware, garden plants and supplies, vinyl records and books, bicycles and baked goods,  a lemonade stand and MORE!

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In appreciation: Lisa Spinali, founding Chair of the Balboa Reservoir Community Advisory Committee

Lisa _Spinali_BWEffective this month, Lisa Spinali has resigned as chair of the Balboa Reservoir Community Advisory Committee (BRCAC) in order to pursue other projects. Her public service for three years on this precedent-setting community forum is greatly appreciated by the officers of Sunnyside Neighborhood Association and many others in the community.

Lisa served as SNA President 2012-2016, and it was during her term that the need for effective local community input on the proposed housing development became clear.

Mayor Ed Lee began the process of developing housing on the seventeen-acre Balboa Reservoir land in late 2014, and a dysfunctional community meeting soon after illustrated the importance of a good community process. Lisa brought her long experience in enabling community involvement to bear on the matter, and it was through her initiative that the BRCAC was formed in 2015, a process facilitated and supported by Supervisor Norman Yee (District 7), and requiring the approval of Mayor Lee and the Board of Supervisors.  Continue reading “In appreciation: Lisa Spinali, founding Chair of the Balboa Reservoir Community Advisory Committee”