a few things going on in and near Hyde Park this week

On Monday Feb. 6th we hold our general meeting. Come learn about greening historic homes and what the Pecan Street Project is doing.

On Tuesday Feb. 7th the Austin Neighborhoods Council Central Sector breakfast is at 8 AM and then after work the Region I Baker/Ida District Representatives will host a Commander’s Forum from 6:30– 8:00 PM on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, at the Austin Cornerstone Church, 1101 Reinli St. Topics will include crime statistics, Graffiti/Gang Unit presentation, burglary interview as well as a question and answer session with the District Representatives and Command Staff.

The HPNA game night is on Wednesday Feb. 8th.

On Saturday Feb. 11th from 7:00-9:00 PM neighboring Heritage Neighborhood Association is holding a Candlelight Procession for Esme Barrera and All Victims of Violence. It will start at the My Cleaners Parking lot at 3100 Guadalupe where there will be a vigil in honor of Esme Barrera and victims and survivors of violence. This will be followed by a candlelight procession through the Heritage Neighborhood and a speak-out session where participants who want to will share experiences, thoughts, feelings, music or poetry about the recent violence and what we can do about it.