Faubourg St. John FEEDS THE FIRST During Mardi Gras
/ February 5, 2016 0 COMMENTS

  Faubourg St. John and Deutsches Haus once again joined forces to “FEED THE FIRST” during Mardi Gras weekend.  Our First District Officers work 12 hour shifts during this time and are very appreciative of the fresh breakfast and lunches we provide. Can’t donate your time? Faubourg St. John is a 501c3 non-profit Donations are tax…

Le Marche des Fetes Tres Bon
/ November 21, 2015 0 COMMENTS

On Saturday, December 5th from 10am-4pm, visitors enjoyed shopping with over 30 artist vendors for one-of-a-kind handmade art and accessories and Mignon Faget jewelry, they met Papa Noël, enjoyed live music, purchased great books autographed by their favorite New Orleans authors, and munched on tasty local and exotic treats. The creole colonial-style Pitot House was…

photo by Susan Roth
Opportunity to Have Fun
/ March 29, 2015 0 COMMENTS

The Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association will once again be staffing the “Bayou Daiquiris” booth at the Bayou Boogaloo this year. Please consider volunteering for the short 3 hour shifts on Friday night May 15th, on Saturday, May 16th and on Sunday, May 17th. All the net proceeds will go to helping to rebuild Desmare…

Fair Grounds Family Day December 20th
/ December 1, 2014 1 COMMENTS

COCA-COLA HOLIDAY FAMILY DAY SET FOR DECEMBER 20   On December 20th, the Fair Grounds will host a Coca-Cola Holiday Family Day from noon until 4 p.m. in the Starlight tent on the track apron. A merry and bright day of celebration with entertainment options for the entire family coincides with a pair of $50,000…

MEETING HELD March 11, 2014
/ March 1, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Posted on Faubourg St. John on Facebook during the meeting. Review of Project Nola crime cameras by Algiers Neighborhood rep happening now at FSJNA’s quarterly meeting in the Black Gold room at the Fair Grounds. *** Awesome cookies and soft drinks, bottled water too provided by the Fair Grounds at the FSJNA meeting happening now…

Meeting card1
/ December 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Neighbors are invited to attend the General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, December 10th at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Fair Grounds Black Gold room. The Black Gold room is in the back on the left hand side. Bring Your Non-Perishable Donations for Second Harvest   Egg Nog and Cookies will be…

/ September 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

FSJNA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING AGENDA September 10, 2013 Fair Grounds Black Gold Room | 6:30 pm Guests • Officer Kenneth Gill – First District Quality of Life Update • Fat Falafel – Proposal for 3141 Ponce De Leon Treasurer’s Report Committee Reports/Updates/Actions • Events/Fundraising Committee – update • Membership Outreach Committee – update • Landscape…

Faubourg St. John Cultural District is Official
/ July 1, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Click HERE to learn more about CULTURAL DISTRICTS. Many thanks to Pierre Gautier Walker, III for doing the work to make the Faubourg St. John Cultural District a reality! *** Click on the logos below to visit the websites of Faubourg St. John businesses where you can purchase one-of-a-kind works of art that are exempt…

FSJNA Board Meeting April 8
/ April 2, 2013 0 COMMENTS

BOARD MEETING | 1368 Moss Street Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Cafeteria 7 pm | Monday | April 8 • The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and other activities. The FSJNA may impose sanctions up to and including…

2013 Board Elected
/ December 11, 2012 0 COMMENTS

The 2013 Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association Executive Board: The 2013 Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association Board Dean Burridge | Jimmy Fahrenholtz | Greg Jeanfreau | Linda Landesberg | Seth Levine | Brenda London | Charles London | Steve Mardon | Gloria Martin | Mike Pearce | Pushpa Ramaiah | Rocky Seydel | Kerry Tully…

Association Board Meeting Tonight
/ November 12, 2012 0 COMMENTS

FSJNA BOARD MEETING AGENDA 1368 Moss Street | Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Cafeteria Monday, November 12, 2012 I. Call to Order II. Roll Call III. Explanation of Meeting Rules • The General Membership and the Executive and Advisory Board members shall behave in a courteous and respectful manner at all FSJNA meetings and…

Be a Tree Trooper
/ August 20, 2012 0 COMMENTS

by Charlie London Parkway Partners to Announce Five-Year Plan to Further Reforest Orleans Parish and Strengthen Neighborhoods. 30th Anniversary Celebration Will Kick Off Even Greater Public-Private Preservation, Beautification and Maintenance TIME: 10:00AM WHEN: Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012 WHERE: New Orleans Healing Center 2372 St. Claude Ave. I contacted Jean Fahr of Parkway Partners who said…

Labor Day Regatta
/ August 20, 2012 0 COMMENTS

Join the fun and paddle your kayak, canoe, SUP or pirogue in the 1st Annual Labor Day Regatta on Bayou St. John. Win prizes and bragging rights in the various categories: Single or Tandem Kayak Single or Tandem Canoe SUP (Paddle board) Pirogue $25 to enter Start at Bayou Kayaks launch site at 1101 Florida…

The Urban Bicyclist
/ August 18, 2012 0 COMMENTS

article from We start on tricycles, graduate to training wheels, then the fateful day when we’re off on two wheels. But remember, cycling is a constantly evolving learning process. Keep fine-tuning technique and safety measures and that first moment of exhilaration can be a constant. Be Aware of Bike Laws Take time to learn…