Events

CNA 2017 Annual Meeting e-poster

Sep
18
Wed
Communications Committee Meeting
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Creston Neighborhood Association’s Communications Committee helps create content for CNA’s newsletters, blog, and social media accounts with the goal of connecting, informing, and supporting Creston’s residents.

This committee is open to anyone who lives, works, or plays in Creston! If you’re interested in reporting on neighborhood news and events, sharing resources and information about our local businesses and services, telling the stories of our residents, graphic design, image creation, or photographing the people, places, and things in Creston, this committee is for you!

Sep
19
Thu
Fall Plant & Seed Exchange @ Aberdeen Park
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This year the Living Green in Creston committee of CNA will be having a Fall Plant Exchange. It will be at Aberdeen Park by the tennis courts on September 19th at 6:00 PM. Be sure to mark your plants with name, shade or sun preference, and type of plant (native, herb, ground cover). Also this time we are including a seed exchange.

Sep
26
Thu
CNA Board Meeting @ CNA Community Room
Sep 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oct
8
Tue
Living Green in Creston Committee Meeting @ CNA Community Room
Oct 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Interested in going deeper into neighborhood environmental health initiatives? Have ideas, want to help with ours? Just want to see what they are like? Come join us!

Oct
16
Wed
Communications Committee Meeting
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Creston Neighborhood Association’s Communications Committee helps create content for CNA’s newsletters, blog, and social media accounts with the goal of connecting, informing, and supporting Creston’s residents.

This committee is open to anyone who lives, works, or plays in Creston! If you’re interested in reporting on neighborhood news and events, sharing resources and information about our local businesses and services, telling the stories of our residents, graphic design, image creation, or photographing the people, places, and things in Creston, this committee is for you!

Oct
26
Sat
2019 Dumpster Day @ Berean Baptist Church Parking Lot
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Bring your bulky trash to dumpsters at one central drop off location. See below for all details about what can and CAN NOT be dumped.

BIG NEWS this year: We are offering some ELECTRONICS RECYCLING this year! TVs will be accepted, and we’re especially happy to recycle computers, laptops, tablets, cell phones and digital cameras. BIG KUDOS to our recycling sponsor: Ver Wys Home Improvement.

DUMPSTER DAY GUIDELINES:
Do not place your refuse at curb. You must bring your refuse to our designated locaiton for collection.

Be ready to show your ID, showing that you live in the clean-up area, 49505 or 49525 within the bounds of the Creston Neighborhood Association: http://gis.cridata.org/community-profiles/2634000031006?profileTypeId=31

Don’t publicize Creston’s dumpster day beyond our neighborhood. Other City of Grand Rapids neighborhoods host their own dumpster day.

No yard waste will be allowed.

No sod, broken concrete, wood, or asphalt.

No hazardous materials such as tires, oil, gas, paint, hot ashes, or acid will be collected.

Major appliances like refridgerators, stoves, dishwashers, washers, dryers, water heaters, air conditioners, and dehumidifiers must be properly prepared for pick up. Appliances must be FREON FREE.

PLEASE ARRIVE EARLY TO ENSURE ALL ITEMS CAN BE COLLECTED. Our dumpsters often fill early!

Sometimes people ask if they can support Dumpster Day financially.
Any donations to the Creston Neighborhood Association will be really appreciated. You can give at the event or online at www.crestongr.com

The following are FREE TO RESIDENTS:
Curbside recycling
Yard waste drop off at 2001 Butterworth SW
Drop off site is open Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm. For more information, call 456-3000.

Thank you to the The City of Grand Rapids for providing dumpsters!

Nov
12
Tue
Living Green in Creston Committee Meeting @ CNA Community Room
Nov 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Interested in going deeper into neighborhood environmental health initiatives? Have ideas, want to help with ours? Just want to see what they are like? Come join us!

Nov
20
Wed
Communications Committee Meeting
Nov 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Creston Neighborhood Association’s Communications Committee helps create content for CNA’s newsletters, blog, and social media accounts with the goal of connecting, informing, and supporting Creston’s residents.

This committee is open to anyone who lives, works, or plays in Creston! If you’re interested in reporting on neighborhood news and events, sharing resources and information about our local businesses and services, telling the stories of our residents, graphic design, image creation, or photographing the people, places, and things in Creston, this committee is for you!

Dec
10
Tue
Living Green in Creston Committee Meeting @ CNA Community Room
Dec 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Interested in going deeper into neighborhood environmental health initiatives? Have ideas, want to help with ours? Just want to see what they are like? Come join us!

Dec
18
Wed
Communications Committee Meeting
Dec 18 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The Creston Neighborhood Association’s Communications Committee helps create content for CNA’s newsletters, blog, and social media accounts with the goal of connecting, informing, and supporting Creston’s residents.

This committee is open to anyone who lives, works, or plays in Creston! If you’re interested in reporting on neighborhood news and events, sharing resources and information about our local businesses and services, telling the stories of our residents, graphic design, image creation, or photographing the people, places, and things in Creston, this committee is for you!