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Upcoming Crime Watch Events

NOCUPP Information Session

Thursday, April 30 at 7 p.m.
Turner House, 401 North Rosemont
The NOCUPP Program provides off-duty police officers patrol in Winnetka Heights and other nearby neighborhoods. WHNA supports this program to help deter crime in our community. Snacks and drinks will be provided at 6:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin at 7 p.m.

Dog Walker Watch

Thursday, May 14 at 7 p.m.
Tyler Street United Methodist Church, 927 West 10th
This is a new program offered by the Dallas Police Department. It will help you learn how to watch for criminals or suspicious activity while out walking your dog.

SPECIAL OFFER: The first 20 neighbors from WH who sign up for this event get a FREE Dog Walker Watch bandana for your dog! Please sign up by sending an email tocrimewatch@winnetkaheights.org.

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Support Twelve Hills Nature Center at Grape Expectations

Grape Expectations 8th Annual Fundraiser supporting Twelve Hills Nature Center
1209 Lausanne Ave. Dallas, TX 75208
Saturday, March 28 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Buy your tickets now

You are invited to spend a fun evening supporting Twelve Hills Nature Center! Join friends and neighbors at Grape Expectations on March 28, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at 1209 Lausanne Ave. Tickets are $40 in advance at twelvehills.org and $45 at the door.

The wine-tasting party will include a large variety of wines, hors d’oeuvres, music by Down Davis, a silent auction with Oak Cliff favorites, and an owl from Rogers Wildlife Rehabilitation.

Join us in support of this neighborhood gem that serves as an outdoor classroom for local schools and a place where the community can escape into nature!

Questions? Contact us at twelvehillsnaturecenter@gmail.com or 469.249.2817.

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Journey Back to the Old South In Charleston, SC

Presented by the Old Oak Cliff Conservation League

September 17-20

Known for its rich history, well-preserved architecture, and warm Southern charm, Charleston has been voted the #1 US city by readers of Conde Nast Traveler.

Now you can enjoy a wonderful three-day weekend exploring the historic homes and gardens of Charleston, SC, including private access to homes not open to the general public. Your trip will include deluxe accommodation in an historic hotel and round-trip airport transfers.

* Relax as a horse-drawn carriage transports you to dinner

* Enjoy a walking tour “behind the garden gates” to see private homes*

* Experience gracious living with a visit to Middleton Plantation

* Learn Old South recipes and cooking techniques at a private tasting

* Savor Low Country fare, such as Shrimp & Grits and She-Crab Soup

* Shop the King Street Antique and Design District during your free time

* Receive a one-year Old Oak Cliff Conservation League membership and one complimentary ticket to the 2015 Fall Home Tour per person

Prices from $2,050 per person, double occupancy**

RESERVE BY APRIL 30 AND RECEIVE A $100 DISCOUNT!

For more details, please contact Jane Rogers at (214)-306-8971 or jane@rudisteele.com.

Group size is limited to 16 people to ensure a memorable and personal experience for everyone.

 

*We will visit private homes dating from the 18th & 19th centuries; neither OOCCL nor Rudi Steele Travel guarantees that these homes meet OSHA safety requirements or are handicapped-accessible. **Prices are subject to change, based on total number of participants, and do not include airfare. Prices include airport transfers, tours, accommodations, and most meals. $750 deposit due within seven days of booking. Deadline to reserve your space is June 1, 2015. Final payment due by July 1, 2015.

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Welcome to Winnetka Heights: A Celebrations of New Neighbors

New Neighbor Celebration
Nova, 1417 West Davis Street
Saturday, March 28 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

If you’ve moved to Winnetka Heights within the last year or less than two years, please join us for a New Neighbor Celebration at Nova, 1417 West Davis Street on Saturday, March 28 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

It’s a great chance to meet fellow neighbors, learn about ways to get involved like our monthly happy hours, the Holiday Home Tour, Night in The Heights, crime watch information sessions, our sidewalk repair program Walkable Winnetka and so much more!

There will be food and prizes, and of course a Winnetka Heights signature cocktail!

For more information, contact our Membership Chairman, Chris Walters at 214.429.0235 or cwfit1@gmail.com.

See you there!