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Girl Scout Gardens

1st grade Lindbergh Girl Scout Troop 1158 got together with Tom Terrific and created forty-five bags of fall garden seed packets. Some bags went home with the Scouts and others are going to be given to friends and Crestwood residents … Continue reading

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Island Life-Tahiti Islands Project Part II: The South Island

Pictured above in no particular order: Josie Green, Matt Koppen, Gary Gobble, Josie P, Jackie P, Kristen P, and Carrie Gobble.  Photos courtesy of Matt Green. It’s always island time in the Catalina West sector of Crestwood, and with the … Continue reading

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The Islands of Tahiti, Part 1

In the picture directly above: Clayton, Liz, Josie, Carrie, Lisa, and Mike, the Savers liaison March 18, 2017 The fund-raising portion of Beautify Crestwood’s drive to spruce up the islands on Tahiti Drive was a great success in at least … Continue reading

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Indoor Project at Whitecliff

 January 2017 Winter didn’t stop our Beautify Crestwood volunteers from continuing their efforts. But it did prompt them to work inside at the Community Center where they created a leafy new focal point just inside the front door. They used … Continue reading

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Fund Raising Project for Beautify Crestwood

Saturday morning and another project. This one’s to raise money to continue our work of making our community more inviting to visit and pleasant to live in. About 3 months ago employees from Savers, the recycle store on Watson, attended one … Continue reading

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Beautifying City Hall and Whitecliff Park

November 5, 2016 Volunteers for Beautify Crestwood showed up enthusiastically this morning at two different sites. At the government Center one group worked on the plantings along Sappington Road, removing the dying Canna Lillies and planting new bulbs. You can … Continue reading

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Crestwood Halloween Family Fun Fest and Pumpkin Pi 5K

Beautify Crestwood, Saturday October 29, 2016 Families and kids gathered at Whitecliff Park on this unusually warm and beautiful fall day to show their Halloween costumes, go on hay rides, bounce in the fun houses, score some candy, inspect the … Continue reading

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The Power of 2

October 1, 2016 did not dawn as a beautiful early morning in Crestwood. Skies were overcast, light rain fell, the temp hadn’t yet reached 70º. Josie and Jessie, however,  were undeterred. They brought their shovels and hand tools and a weed … Continue reading

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Government Center Project September 2016

The members and volunteers of the Crestwood Beautification committee showed up early on Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25 at the Government Center. They brought their shovels, clippers, and pruning tools, eager to dig in and help make our … Continue reading

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Whitecliff Planting

Volunteers recently installed a butterfly garden at the Crestwood Community Center. Most of the butterfly plants were donated by Tom Terrific. Milkweed was planted close to the railing so hopefully you might see Monarch butterflies nectaring and laying eggs this … Continue reading

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