The next South Lakeview Neighbors meeting is Tuesday, May 14. As usual, we will gather for at 7:00 PM in the basement of St. Alphonsus church, at 1429 Wellington. See below – this is pizza and fun night! The meeting itself begins at 7:30 PM.
On the agenda:
THEATER CULTURE IN THE SLN NEIGHBORHOOD
Did you know that the SLN boundaries are a hot-bed for cutting-edge live theater. SLN has invited representatives from following theaters to present their Spring and Summer Theater Programs:
Athenaeum Theater – 2936 N. Southport
Wit Theater – Stage 773
Tickets for performances at these theaters will be raffled off at the Membership Meeting. Winner must be present.
LOW-LINE MARKET at SOUTHPORT (Farmer’s Market)
You wanted a local Farmer’s Market in the neighborhood. You got it. Heather Way, Executive Director of the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce and SSS#27 will announce the inaugural summer of the Low-Line Market. The Market will be located at the Southport Brown Line stop (west side of street). Beginning June 6 (Thursday) and run every Thursday through October 17 from 4PM to 8PM.
ELECTION OF OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS
The Nominating Committee has slated the following candidates for election:
- President – Perry Castrovillari
- 1st Vice President – Sam Samatas
- 2nd Vice President – Lisa Voigt
- Recording Secretary – Bill Haderlein
- Treasurer – Ann Sychowski
- Corresponding Secretary – Greg Brown
- Mark Anderson
- Bill Bauman
- David Duggan
- Marge Fahrenbach
- Susan Radzinowicz
- Joseph Semerling
- Steven Stern
- Robert Taugner
Nominations for all offices and director positions can be made from the floor at the time of election. If you are interested in being nominated from the floor, you will have to recruit someone to nominate yourself. That shouldntt be too hard.
Thank you to the Nominating Committee for volunteering their free time to work on the nominations: Bill Haderlein, Susan Radzinowicz, Sam Samatas, Joseph Semerling, Greg Brown and Ann Sychowski. Two bottles of wine, some Greek-style brownies and raw almonds for energy were consumed by the Committee during the grueling nominating process.
BEER, WINE, POP and PIZZA & APPETIZERS
All members are invited to join us starting at 7PM for some warm-up drinks and for some pizza and appetizers. Then more beer and wine that will follow the conclusion of the meeting issues and the election of the officers and directors. All items are being donated by neighborhood businesses and the officers and directors. Thank you.
This is the final formal Membership Meeting for the 2012-2013 season. The FINAL MEETING has traditionally been called, FUN NIGHT and it is. See you there.
What happened at the April meeting? Among other things, there was a discussion of St. Alphonsus’ plans for Octoberfest, including closing Southport Ave. We could tell you more, but you’d do better to read the May newsletter. Newsletter Correction: The number you call to stop deliver of RedPlum is incorrect in the newsletter. The correct number for the Chicago Tribune is 1-800-TRIBUNE (1-800-874-2863).