GRANDVIEW NEIGHBORHOOD INFORMATION

During June, July & August, we host “Front Yard Friday” along with the neighboring neighborhoods at a local business.  We did this last year and it was a huge success.  It gives you an opportunity to visit a new business and get to know the residents that live in the neighborhoods by Grandview. Look for our posts on social media & the message boards for more information.    
  

6/21/19 – 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm - Friday – Front Yard Friday – Thunderbird Lounge, 710 W. Montecito Avenue (next door to Melrose Pharmacy & Restaurant Progress), Phoenix.  The Thunderbird Lounge is a new bar to our area that boasts a 70’s vibe and features an outdoor patio with yard games and Dino’s brick oven pizza. Parking available in the lot off of Turney.  
  

8/9 – 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm - Friday – "Front Yard Friday” event at Kharma Life Center
  

8/15/19 – 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm - Thursday – GVNA Neighborhood Meeting at Osborn Middle School Library,  1102 W. Highland Avenue.  Join us as we discuss neighborhood activities, topics of interest and new community projects.     
  

8/24/19 – 8:00 am – 9:00 am - Saturday – Adopt-A-Street 7thAvenue Clean-up.  We’ll meet at The Refuge Café and split up into 2 groups to pick up trash along 7thAvenue from Camelback Road to Campbell.   We partner up with the Woodlea Melrose Neighborhood on this project.    
  

9/19 – 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm - Friday – Front Yard Friday – details to follow  Please bring your family, several chairs, a beverage of your choice and join in on the fun.     
  

10/17/19 – 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm - Thursday – GVNA Neighborhood Meeting at Osborn Middle School Library.    1102 W. Highland Avenue.  Join us as we discuss neighborhood activities, topics of interest and new community projects.     
  

10/31/19 – 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Thursday – Halloween Trick or Treat in Tawa Park – 11th Ave & Hazelwood – Join us for Halloween fun, we’ll be passing out candy and having photo opps.    
  

11/9/19 – 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Saturday – Fall Festival – Tawa Park – 11th Ave & Hazelwood  Bring a side dish if you wish and some money for our raffles.  Games, Kids fun, dinner, music, giveaways, etc. Please attend so you don’t miss out on the fun!  
  

11/17/19 – 8:00 am – 9:00 am - Saturday – Adopt-A-Street 7thAvenue Clean-up.  We’ll meet at The Refuge Café and split up into 2 groups to pick up trash along 7th Avenue from Camelback Road to Campbell.   We partner up with the Woodlea Melrose Neighborhood on this project.    
  

11/19 – 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm - Friday – Front Yard Friday – details to follow  Please bring your family, several chairs, a beverage of your choice and join in on the fun.     
  

12/14/19 – 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Music & Merriment on the Melrose Curve – Enjoy a bite to eat, shop local and listen to great live music.  
  December – Happy Holidays & Happy New Year!  
  
  
  *** Swap meet at Karma Life Center (7th Avenue & Campbell) starts the first Sunday morning of each month beginning October 2019 through May 2020.  
  
  
  **** Note:  TAWA Park is located at 11th Avenue & Hazelwood.  This is where we host a lot of our neighborhood events.     
 

Little Free Libraries

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Little Free Library is a nonprofit organization that inspires a love of reading, builds community, and sparks creativity by fostering neighborhood book exchanges around the world.

Through Little Free Libraries, millions of books are exchanged each year, profoundly increasing access to books for readers of all ages and background.





Melrose Street Fair Gift Card Trees results

And the lucky Gift Card Tree winners are ….

Melrose Money Tree #1 – Christine Reede

Melrose Money Tree #2 – Rebecca Wagner, our neighbor in Woodlea-Melrose

Lucky Local #1 – Ben Rojek

Lucky Local #2 – Beth Giacalone, a Grandview resident

In addition to all the gift card tree winners, Grandview and all our residents are winners too!!! We raised $1,825 selling raffle tickets & T-shirts.  All the money raised will be used for special community projects and events. 

A huge thank you to our energetic volunteers who worked at our booth selling tickets along with all the generous sponsors who donated over $3,000 worth of gift cards to the raffle. Our neighborhood is very grateful to have the overwhelming support of our Community’s businesses.    

Special thanks