HHPNA Happenings & Info
October 3, 7:00 PM—FIRST FRIDAY at Susan & Rob Stern's home, 905 S. Rome Ave. Take appetizers and drinks to share. Make new friends and see old ones. Contact Linda Aiken.
October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 8 – 9:15 AM—Café con Tampa at Hugo's Restaurant, 931 S. Howard Ave.
Oct 3--Ellen Snelling, Tampa Alcohol Coalition, Hills Anti-Drug Alliance & Teresa Miller, Stop Drug Use
Oct 10--Pat Kemp, County Commission candidate & Robert Bauman, Circuit Court candidate
Oct 17--Tom Jackson, Tampa Tribune reporter & columnist
Oct 24—Cultural Arts: Danny Ruiz, Ruth Eckerd Hall, Andrea Graham, Stageworks, Linda Saul-Sena, Tampa Theater
Oct 31--Ray Chiaramonte, MPO results of the Image 2040 survey
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October 20, 6:30 PM--HHPNA Board of Directors meeting, Old Hyde Park Art Center, 705 W. Swann Ave. Contact: Del Acosta.
October 25, 8 PM - 1 AM--HHPNA Halloween Party & costume contest at Piquant in Hyde Park Village. See flier.
Please send your recommendation and rationale relative to these 4 considerations:
• Impact of efforts on Historic Hyde Park neighborhood
• Activities and effort in the last year
• Uniqueness of contribution
• Demonstration of civic values
The Board will vote to determine the 2014 recipient. (Note that active HHPNA Board members are NOT eligible for the award.) Please email Marylou Bailey your nomination before November 15.
Let's sing along with "Singing in the Rain" movie on Dec. 2, 6:30 PM, at Hyde Park CinéBistro. We'll provide the lyrics. Durdin, Heises, Wyatts and Aikens plan to go & think we can buy out the theater. To reserve your seats, drop $5 per person in cash or check through Kathy Durdin's mail slot, 1820 W. Richardson Place. The sooner you send your money, the better the seats! Contact: Linda Aiken.
HHPNA Welcome Wagon
Neighbor Jen Prater is HHPNA's Welcome Wagon person. If new neighbors move in near you, contact Jen so she can get a welcome packet of neighborhood information to them.
Sign up for Alert Tampa, the city's official emergency alert system, to receive time sensitive notifications, which will be sent directly to your email, cell phone, and in some cases, home phone. Alert Tampa will provide you the official information you can use to keep your business, your home, and your family safe. To sign up today, visit the website tampagov.net/alerttampa or call (813) 231-6184.
Residents should report all flooding issues 24/7 by calling (813) 274-3101; to report any tree limbs blocking the right of way, please call (813) 274-5744.
Do not drive through water--it is difficult to determine how deep the water is.
It is best to avoid driving unless necessary.
Treat non-functioning traffic signals as a 4-way stop.
If you see a road closed, please follow the detour signs.
Avoid any downed or hanging power lines - they may be live.
Cafe con Tampa
Cafe con Tampa meets every Friday @ 8:00 a.m. at Hugo’s Restaurant, 931 S. Howard Avenue. People from around town get together to have breakfast and talk with public and private decision makers. Please remember that the meeting agenda is relaxed, non-partisan, and respectful. Hugo's Restaurant requests that you order beverages and/or breakfast at the counter when you arrive. You will been given a number and your order will be delivered to you at your seat.
If you would like to schedule an appropriate guest for a future meeting, please let me know and I will provide you with several available dates. Your assistance in scheduling guests is needed!
Cafe con Tampa Chair
Summer Forum Here!
It is Forum time again. If you didn't receive this ESSENTIAL neighborhood publication in your mailbox . . . contact the Communications Committee through the "Contact Us" menu item above. Or, just click HERE!
SHOP 'TIL YOU DROP AT ONLINE STORE
Shop today, shop tonight, shop anytime you would like at HHP's online neighborhood store. ehydepark.org. We are starting small and will build our inventory as we uncover exciting neighborhood-related items and as interest grows. Simply click on the “online store” listing on the above tool bar to see the inventory and to make your purchases.