NOTE: Post-Meeting updates will be posted soon! Greetings, neighbors! This year, SESNA's annual gathering will be held at the Willamette Heritage Center/Mission Mill, in the beautiful Dye House. We've moved it from a weekday evening to a Saturday afternoon to make it more family-friendly and fun. We're still working out the final details, but here's … Continue reading Annual Gathering/Open House November 10
This Halloween, Willamette University is hosting a fun event, free for all. Haunted Halls will include trick-or-treating, a carnival, games, and some spooky surprises! Bring the whole family to this all-ages event at the Montag Center, near the corner of State Street and 12th Street. October 31, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM. For more info, … Continue reading Haunted Halls at Willamette University
On July 16, 2018, the Salem City Council will hold a public hearing on the State Street Corridor Plan. The hearing begins at 6 pm, and will be held in the Council Chambers at City Hall. They will hear from all of us about our vision for the future of State Street between 12th and … Continue reading State Street Corridor Plan Hearing
SESNA's June 24 Ice Cream Social was a hit! About 250 neighbors came out to Aldrich Park for ice cream, music, fun, and socializing. Umpqua Dairy did a great job scooping up ice cream for sundaes and cones, Roundhouse Band was amazing, and everyone enjoyed the sunny weather in one of our beautiful neighborhood parks. … Continue reading Ice Cream Social a Success
SESNA will soon be home to Salem's first shelter for homeless youth aged 11-18. But Taylor's House, at 220 15th Street SE, needs a lot of work before opening in September. Join us on Saturday, June 23 from 11-3 as we help remove carpet and old vinyl siding. Or show off your skill at … Continue reading Help clean up Taylor’s House Youth Shelter!
Do you like ice cream, live music, prizes, and snacks? Have we got a sweet treat for you! SESNA is teaming up with Umpqua Dairy, Roundhouse Band, and more to bring you a fun start to summer in 2018. We'll have: Face-painting and games for kids and adults; The Umpqua Dairy ice cream folks, scooping … Continue reading Kickoff Summer at the Ice Cream Social!
Do you like meeting your neighbors? Getting out in the fresh air? Eating tasty snacks? Join us for our Spring Neighborhood Cleanup Walk and enjoy all three! We'll meet at Capital Park Wesleyan Church (Community Center entrance, on the east side) for snacks and to form groups. You'll get to meet your neighbors and share … Continue reading Meet, Greet, Eat, and Keep SESNA Neat!