As we celebrate Veterans Day on November 11, we remember and acknowledge all the freedoms bestowed upon us by their sacrifices. We want to especially thank our District 10 Veterans and their families for going above and beyond the call of duty. There is a not a day in Military City, USA that you are not appreciated and honored. To our men and women in uniform, past, present, and future: God bless you and thank you.
The month of November is Native American Heritage Month. Please join us this Saturday, November 9, from 9 AM - 3 PM, as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month at Julia Yates Semmes Branch Library and Comanche Lookout Park. We'll be joined by Native storytellers, dancers and singers and share a free, traditional Native feast. More details can be found below.
Stay safe and warm next week as the temperatures drop. As a reminder, keep space heaters away from flammable objects, check for frayed or damaged cords, and monitor their use. Remember the
of cold weather and take care of your
ipes, and check on
eople to make sure they have a means to stay warm.
The next Northeast Neighborhood Alliance Meeting is set for Monday, November 18, 7 PM at the Tool Yard (10303 Tool Yard).
This meeting's agenda includes: briefings on Center City Development (including our parking issues), recent problems with senior scams, senior living issues, and a City update from District 10. Also, the Northeast Neighborhood Alliance will be looking for possible candidates to fill their positions for NNA President, Treasurer, and Membership Secretary for the January 27th election.
We're hosting a holiday river barge tour on December 3. Please join us as we celebrate the beauty of San Antonio's River Walk and take advantage of
's free parking. More information and a registration link below. Spots are limited.
I look forward to seeing you all at our Holiday Gathering on Monday, December 16 at Morgan's Wonderland from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM. If you are able, please bring a new, unwrapped toy for donation and a dessert for our dessert potluck. The toys we collect will be distributed to children in our area. We look forward to hosting this free dinner every year and are so grateful for your company. More information can be found on a flyer below. If you have any questions regarding this event, please email
After considering perusing other opportunities, I ultimately decided that the best place for me to be is here in District 10 and the best thing to do is continue to serve you all as your representative. As always, thank you for being active community members and leaders here in District 10. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if we can be of any assistance to you.