Neighborhood notebook // LRT meeting

LRT information meeting

EAST ISLES — Residents of East Isles were invited to an informational meeting on planning for the Southwest Transitway light rail corridor 7:30 p.m.–9:30 p.m. May 19 at Grace Trinity Church, 1430 W. 28th St.

The East Isles Residents Association will host the event, which will include a presentation on proposed routes for the light rail line from Transitway officials and members of the advisory committee. The second hour of the meeting was reserved for a question-and-answer session.

For more information on possible routes, as well as maps and timelines, visit www.southwesttransitway.org.

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Upcoming rummage sales

It’s garage sale season. Here are a few worth checking out:

• The Calhoun Area Residents Action Group (CARAG) will host its annual Super Sale from 8 a.m.–4 p.m. May 16. For more information, visit www.carag.org or call 823-2520.

• The Armatage and Kenny neighborhood associations will host a joint garage sale from 8 a.m.–4 p.m. May 23. Find details at www.kennyneighborhood.org or www.armatage.org or call 668-3206.

• The East Harriet Farmstead Neighborhood Association’s (EHFNA) annual Sale-O-Rama is scheduled for 9 a.m.–3 p.m. May 30. Visit www.eastharriet.org or call 824-9350 for details.

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Linden Hills Festival

LINDEN HILLS — The 34th annual Linden Hills Festival is set for May 16. The daylong event will include a garage sale, art fair and marketplace, live music, horse-drawn wagon rides, a petting zoo, a silent auction and more. For a full schedule of the day’s activities, visit www.lindenhills.org or call 926-2906.

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Southwest neighborhood group meeting times

Armatage Neighborhood Association (ANA): Board meets 3rd Tuesday monthly at Armatage Park, 57th & Russell.

Bryn Mawr Neighborhood Association (BMNA): Board meets 2nd Wednesday monthly at Bryn Mawr School, 252 Upton Ave. S.

Calhoun Area Residents Action Group (CARAG) meeting: Board meets 3rd Tuesday monthly at Bryant Square Park, 3101 Bryant Ave. S.

Cedar-Isles-Dean Neighborhood Association (CIDNA) meeting: Board meets every 1st Tuesday at Jones-Harrison Residence, 3700 Cedar Lake Ave.

East Calhoun Community Organization (ECCO): Board meets 1st Thursday monthly at St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church, 3450 Irving Ave. S.

East Harriet Farmstead Neighborhood Association (EHFNA): Board meets 1st Wednesday monthly at Lyndale Farmstead Park Building, 3900 Bryant Ave.

East Isles Residents Association (EIRA): Board meets 1st Tuesday monthly at Trinity Community Church, 1430 W. 28th St.

Fulton Neighborhood Association (FNA): Board meets 2nd Wednesday monthly at Pershing Park, 3523 W. 48th St.

Kenny Neighborhood Association (KNA): Board meets 3rd Tuesday monthly at Kenny Park Building, 1328 W. 58th St.

Kenwood Isles Area Association (KIAA): Board meets 1st Monday monthly at Kenwood Neighborhood Center, 2101 W. Franklin Ave.

Kingfield Neighborhood Association (KFNA): Board meets 2nd Wednesday monthly at Martin Luther King Jr. Park, 41st & Nicollet.

Linden Hills Neighborhood Council (LHiNC): Board meets 1st Tuesday monthly at Linden Hills Park, 3100 W. 43rd St.

Lowry Hill Neighborhood Association (LHNA): Board meets 1st Tuesday monthly at Kenwood Neighborhood Center, 2101 W. Franklin Ave.

Lowry Hill East (Wedge): Board meets 3rd Wednesday monthly at Jefferson Elementary School, 1200 W. 26th St.

Lyndale Neighborhood Association (LNA): Board meets 4th Monday monthly at Painter Park, 34th & Lyndale.

Lynnhurst Neighborhood Association (LYNAS): Board meets 2nd Monday monthly at 6:30 p.m. at Lynnhurst Community Center, 50th & West Minnehaha Parkway.

Stevens Square Community Organization (SSCO): Board meets 3rd Thursday monthly at the Loring-Nicollet Community Center, 1925 Nicollet Ave. S.

Tangletown Neighborhood Association (TNA): Board meets 3rd Monday monthly at Fuller Park, 4800 Grand Ave.

West Calhoun Neighborhood Council: Board meets 2nd Tuesday monthly at The Bakken, 3537 Zenith Ave. S.

Whittier Alliance: Board meets 4th Thursday monthly at the Whittier Community School, 2620 Grand Ave.

Windom Community Council: Board meets 2nd Thursday monthly at Windom Community Center, 5821 Wentworth Ave.

For more information about Southwest neighborhood organizations, go to www.swjournal.com and click on “Resources.” Send neighborhood news to Journal editor Sarah McKenzie at smckenzie@mnpubs.com.