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Coronavirus Mask Project 2020 — March to May

Scroll down for May 15th update Here’s the story!  On the morning of March 19th, the 160 people signed-up on the Sligo Woods Civic Association’s listserv got an email from one resident, asking if maybe others in the Sligo Woods … Continue reading

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Tree Rescue for the Sledding-Hill Woods

Ten Sligo Woods neighbors successfully rescued a number of trees along the south side of the sledding hill.  These threatened trees—mainly maples and tuliptrees—had been overgrown by porcelainberry, an invasive vine that climbs up the trunk and branches, and eventually … Continue reading

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An all-member email sent Friday, March 13, 2020

With the continuing developments with the Covid-19 situation, and following suit of local, state, and national government, the Board has decided to postpone the Sligo Woods quarterly program.  The program, originally scheduled for Thursday, March 26th, we expect will now take place … Continue reading

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Holiday Cheer, 2019

For the fourth year, the civic association held a Winter Holiday Decorating Contest–a friendly competition to highlight holiday spirit in our neighborhood. Judging was held December 13-15. Warm thanks to Justin Way’s Mary Moore for leading the event–and for these … Continue reading

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2019 Halloween Decorating Contest: Winners Announced!

It was another great year for the Halloween decorating contest with Sligo Woods residents showing their “spirit” with great displays.  Our judges had a hard time deciding “witch” displays were the best.  “Ghost” see them before they disappear.  Click here … Continue reading

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Tree Walk, Fall 2019

A group of fifteen strolled up Tenbrook Drive, looking at the preponderance of streetside silver (shown here) and red maples, augmented by more tree and shrub diversity in yards.  We  admired  a fine  sycamore,  with  its  multi-colored  bark, as  we … Continue reading

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October in Sligo Woods neighborhood

The Sligo Woods neighborhood will enjoy three events this October– A Tree Walk–Sat the 12th, 4-5 pm.  Questions?  < lauramolmail@gmail.com > Second Annual Halloween Decorating Contest–entries by Thurs the 24th to  moorem09@verizon.net, judging on the 26th The Fifth Annual Halloween Parade–Thursday … Continue reading

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Community Yard Sale on Saturday, September 28th, 2019

Come one, come all … to the annual Sligo Woods Community Yard Sale to be held this Saturday, September 28, from     8 AM to 1 PM.   (No early birds please!)   See what treasures your neighbors are selling!  Find that … Continue reading

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Fall 2019 program prompted by Tenbrook speeding

The civic association’s fall program featured  Mr. Devang Dave from the Traffic Engineering Department of Montgomery County.  He described the County’s process for development of traffic calming and the role that a neighborhood’s civic association can play—in fact, must play, … Continue reading

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Join the Welcome New Neighbors Committee

 Would you like to meet new neighbors? Our welcome new neighbors committee is looking for some additions to our current group. There are two tasks involved. One is to ask our local merchants if they would like to contribute to … Continue reading

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