Category Archives: Uncategorized

2020 Winter Holiday Decorating Contest

Thank you to the many Sligo Woods households who brightened up 2020 with holiday lights.  And congratulations to winners.  This year it was especially hard to choose–so many wonderful lights and decorations!  In fact, the judges made the decision to … Continue reading

Posted in Holiday Decorating, Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2020 Winter Holiday Decorating Contest

2020 Halloween Winners

The moment that you’ve all been waiting for…. The winners of the 2020 Sligo Woods Civic Association Halloween Decorating Contest… Best Overall—1008 Kerwin Best Nighttime—10411 Procter Best Daytime—10413 Procter Best Theme—10907 Breewood Court Honorable Mentions—1108 Carson Street, 906 Laredo, 704 Orange Best … Continue reading

More Galleries | Comments Off on 2020 Halloween Winners

2020 Halloween Decorating Contest — Sligo Woods’ 3rd Annual

This gallery contains 1 photo.

Celebrate Halloween and join in a friendly decorating competition—fun and full of beautiful community spirit.  You are invited to take part either by decorating your house/yard or by volunteering to serve on the team of judges.  Winners earn a certificate and … Continue reading

More Galleries | Comments Off on 2020 Halloween Decorating Contest — Sligo Woods’ 3rd Annual

October 2020 Activities

I can hardly believe that it is the first day of October already!  The leaves are falling, and there are way too many pumpkin flavored items at the store (Pumpkin Twinkies, Pumpkin Pringles!). Halloween Decorating Contest     It is terrific … Continue reading

More Galleries | Comments Off on October 2020 Activities

Coronavirus Mask Project 2020 — March to May

This gallery contains 1 photo.

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

More Galleries | Comments Off on Coronavirus Mask Project 2020 — March to May

Tree Rescue for the Sledding-Hill Woods

This gallery contains 2 photos.

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

More Galleries | Comments Off on Tree Rescue for the Sledding-Hill Woods

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on An all-member email sent Friday, March 13, 2020

Holiday Cheer, 2019

This gallery contains 8 photos.

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

More Galleries | Comments Off on Holiday Cheer, 2019

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2019 Halloween Decorating Contest: Winners Announced!

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

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged | Comments Off on Tree Walk, Fall 2019