Get To Know CVNA on March 20

Colonial Village Neighborhood Association is a volunteer organizations and meetings are open to everyone.  There are no dues to be a member.  Join us this evening (March 20 from 7 - 8:30pm) at Grace United Methodist Church corner Boston and Mt. Hope to learn more.  Consider joining a committee: Garden & Beautification - Help coordinate flower plantings and seasonal decorations in traffic circles and flowerbeds throughout our neighborhood.  Consider adopting a traffic circle or flowerbed Meeting
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CVNA Meeting Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Colonial Village Neighborhood Association meeting will be held at Grace United Methodist Church, corner of Boston and Mt. Hope.  The speaker for this meeting will be the Capital Area Community Emergency Response Team (CERT).  CERT is an organization who provides basic emergency response through training and safety education.  Join us for refreshments and learn more about CVNA .

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Great Opportunity to Get Serious About Crime in Our Community

Designing Safe Neighborhoods Project, February 21-23, Elmhurst Welcome Center (2400 Pattengill Ave) The Designing Safe Neighborhoods project will bring residents, stakeholders, experts, and decision-makers together over the course of three days (Feb. 21-23) to learn about and co-create crime prevention and placemaking strategies for Southwest Lansing. In partnership with the City of Lansing, the MSU School of Planning, Design and Construction (SPDC) and MSU Extension are hosting this multi-day
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CVNA Meeting Wednesday, February 20, 2019

On Wednesday, February 20, 2019 (7:00pm - 8:30pm) Colonial Village Neighborhood Association will hold its first meeting of the year at Grace United Methodist Church, 1900 Boston, at corner of Mt. Hope Blvd.  Speakers  Andy Kilpatrick, Director of Public Service, City of Lansing, will speak on the upcoming CSO project along Mt. Hope Blvd. and Breina Pugh and Steve Serkaian of Lansing Board of Water and Light will be speaking on the tree trimming/removal in our neighborhood.  Thank you for your
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Third Annual Youth Writing Contest – Due 12/1

Looking for young authors. Write a story about something that makes you happy. There are 3 age groups; 7 to 8 years, 9 to 10 years and 11 to 13 years. Take some time and have fun writing the story. There will be three $15.00 prizes, one in each age group. If you have any question call Connie at (517) 316-6366. The prizes will be handed out at the December CVNA meeting on 12/5. Must submit the story by December 1st, 2018 at 5:00pm to Connie Doyle at 1607 Rundle Ave. Please have your name, address
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Multiple Marijuana Zoning Variances in CV to be discussed Thursday 11/8

Four zoning variances along a section of S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. just north of Holmes Rd. are on the agenda at the Board of Zoning Appeals this Thursday (11/8). The properties are 3208, 3218, 3316, and 3330 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and are seeking variances to the separation requirement between medical marijuana provisioning centers. As residents of Colonial Village Neighborhood Association, your input on this matter is welcome. The Board of Zoning Appeals will meet Thursday, November
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CVNA Meeting – 9/19

Come Join us for the September CVNA Meeting Wednesday, September 19, 7:00PM, Grace United Methodist Church (1900 Boston Blvd). This months Program includes: Upcoming Construction Along Mount Hope Andy Kilpatrick, Director of the Public Service Department, will discuss upcoming infrastructure improvements and road work projects scheduled along Mount Hope Ave. in Colonial Village. Come learn what upgrades are planned, how they might affect our neighborhood, and how you can get involved and stay
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CVNA Picnic: Wednesday, August 15th

Join us for the 20th Annual Colonial Village Neighborhood Picnic on Wednesday, August 15th, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Lansing School District Welcome Center (former Elmhurst School, 2400 Pattengill) located on the corner of Pattengill and Gordon Avenue.

Hotdogs, drinks and ice cream will be furnished. Free kids activities and raffle prizes. The Hot Rods and Cool Classics car show will be joining us again this year. A dish to share would be appreciated. Fun for the whole family!

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Neighborhood-wide Garage Sale: June 8 – 10

Time to clean out the garage and maybe make a little money while you’re at it! CVNA is promoting it’s annual neighborhood-wide garage sale for the weekend of June 8th through 10th. Feel free to participate on any day, or days, that work best for you.

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CVNA Day at South Lansing Farmers Market 6/7

This Thursday, June 7th, 3-7pm is Colonial Village Neighborhood Day at the South Lansing Farmers Market (800 W. Barnes). The Market is celebrating Colonial Village as one of the many great neighborhoods in South Lansing. Come celebrate, shop, eat and have some fun. This week's Vendors. Who is your favorite? Clover Row Gardens & Bread Dipped In Sugar Fred's Jerky Products Highwater Farms - Michigan Nodding Thistle Farm Risk's Apiary & Honey House Rooted Home Farm and Goods Snappy
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