2017 FESTIVUS IN FAIRMOUNT

FESTIVUS 2017 Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017 5:30-8:30 p.m. Kent & Co.’s The Space 1309 S. Adams The holidays are coming and so is FESTIVUS! This is the fourth year for this super fun event and we hope you can attend and join us! This year’s event begins at Kent & Co.’s

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2017 FNA Holiday Party

An evening of holiday cheer and mingling! Catered by the popular MAGDALENA’S FREE to Fairmount Neighborhood Association Members! Not a member, yet? No worries! Join or renew for 2018, at the HOLIDAY PARTY! $20/Individual and $25/Family Mounti Gras Raffle Tickets will be available for purchase. Winner will be drawn at

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Festivus Newsletter time! Place an Ad Now!

It’s almost time for our Festivus Holiday edition newsletter that gets delivered to every home in Fairmount as well as some local businesses – 1,900 printed copies. If you would like to advertise in our newsletter, send an email to communications@historicfairmount.com! DEADLINE is November 22nd! Snag a premium spot on the

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Monday, Oct 23rd’s General Meeting Agenda including Proposed Budget for 2018

October’s general meeting is our budget meeting. We will be voting on the budget. I am attaching a link to our proposed budget for the upcoming year for your review prior to the meeting on Monday, October 23rd. This is the last general meeting of 2017. PROPOSED 2018 BUDGET FOR

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Fund raising goal of $5,000 for Daggett Middle School to Make Music

Karen Langton, the new music teacher, at Daggett Middle School, has reached out to adjacent neighborhoods to ask for help obtaining instruments for the 200 students who want to learn to play an instrument this school year. Sadly, there just isn’t enough district funding nor enough instruments in inventory. She

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National Night Out 2017 is October 3rd!!!

Mark Your Calendar To Take a Bite Out of Crime National Night against Crime will be Tuesday October 3rd from 6-8 PM in the yard at 1800 Washington Ave. Mark your calendar, this is one of those really big Fairmount parties you don’t want to miss. A bounce house for the

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1425 Fairmount Ave – Yard of the Month (September 2017)

September’s Yard of the Month winners are Kathy and Robert Fain of 1425 Fairmount Ave. The Fains have lived in the home, their tenth in 45 years of marriage, for about one year; in 2018, they will celebrate the home’s centennial.  The 1910 Sanborn Fire maps show the 1400 block

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1920 Hurley Ave – Yard of the Month (August 2017)

August 2017 Yard of the Month winners are Angela and Ivan DeQuesada of 1920 Hurley Ave. Ivan, a radiologist and Angela, who holds a Masters’ degree in Public Health-Epidemiology, moved to Fairmount from Atlanta in July, 2016.   The couple share their home with daughter Charlotte, and a friendly mix of

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2100 Washington Ave – Yard of the Month (July 2017)

July’s winners for Yard of the Month are Valerie Mangum and Curtis Heath, who have owned 2100 Washington Ave. for ten years. The home was built in 1920 by H. F. Fulpe, formerly of Tulsa, OK, for $1300; it is single-story, 1200+ square foot Craftsman-style bungalow on a generous corner

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Home Tour tickets now available online

The Fairmount Historic District in Fort Worth, Texas will host the 35th annual Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes, May 13-14 this year. There will be 5 beautiful restored homes on this year’s tour as well as a newer build and the Walker-Reeves house as a special bonus property. Tickets are

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