Tobin Talk: September 14, 2018

Sep 14 2018

Tobin Talk: September 14, 2018

“Tobin Talk”
What’s Going on in the Neighborhood!

Greetings neighbors!

We hope to see many of you at tonight’s 2nd Friday Social! The Social is BYOB and is being hosted at the Sumerset’s home, 622 E. Locust St. from 6-8pm. See you there!

Next week is our September public meeting. We will meet at EcoCentro at 6:00pm, Thursday, September 20th. Waste Management will be here update the neighborhood on their new billing program. There will also be an update from Eco Centro on a new community garden! There will be a social to follow.

The project at E. Euclid and N. St. Mary’s is headed to City Council on September 20 at 2:00pm. The proposal going before Council is for five (5), seven-story buildings, with 30 total units on the property. The City Council hearing is public, so any citizen can attend. If you’d like to speak about the case, please plan to arrive early to sign up, and/or email your support or opposition of the project to our Councilperson, Roberto C. Treviño, by September 19.

There is a lot going on in and around the neighborhood in the coming weeks. Read on below for details!
Public Meeting!


September THCA Public Meeting
Thursday, September 20, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Eco Centro, 1802 N. Main Ave.
Social to follow.

On the agenda: Solid Waste Management & Recycling Update.

THCA’s neighborhood meetings are held bi-monthly. If you would like to join or renew your membership you can do so at the meeting or on our webpage: http://tobinhill.org/joindonate/


THCA 2nd Friday Social!

Please join us for our monthly Social!
TONIGHT, September 14 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
The Sumerset’s home, 622 E. Locust St.

Snacks will be provided, please bring your own beverage.

You do not need to be a THCA Member to attend.
Please invite your neighbors to come along!


Historic Homeowner Fair! 

Saturday, September 29, 9 AM – 2 PM
Pearl Stable, 307 Pearl Parkway

The Historic Homeowner Fair is a FREE event hosted by San Antonio’s Office of Historic Preservation that brings together owners of aging and historic homes with local professionals, services, and solutions. The fair provides education to homeowners about caring for and maintaining their properties.
THCA will have a table at this event, so make sure to stop by!
If you’re interested in volunteering with THCA at this event,
please contact Ricki Kushner.


Save the Date!
National Night Out
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
1626 McCullough Ave.
San Antonio, TX 78212


Tobin Hill Book Club
The book club meets the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 PM. Locations vary.

October: THE BAD-ASS LIBRARIANS OF TIMBUKTU

Contact: kell.a@sbcglobal.net


Sat., September 29, 8PM-1AM
60+ bands & DJs will perform on 25 stages along St. Mary’s & beyond. More info:
sanantoniomusicshowcase.com


Committee Meetings:

THCA’s Zoning Task Force meets bi-weekly (as needed) to review upcoming zoning cases in the neighborhood. The next meeting will be Monday, September 24th at 6:30PM. Please contact Zoning Task Force Chairperson, Rick Schell, to confirm the location of the meeting.

THCA’s Historic Preservation Committee meets monthly to discuss cases scheduled to go before the City’s Historic Design Review Commission. The next meeting will be Monday, September 24th at 6:30PM. Please contact Committee Chair, Ricki Kushner, for meeting location details.

Other events:

Metropolitan Community Church of San Antonio (MCCSA) is hosting several fundraising events in the coming weeks:

– Craft & Vendor Market: Sept. 22, 2-7pm
– Loteria Night: Sept. 29, 6-9pm
– Bunco & Raffle: Oct. 13, 2018, 3-6pm

Please contact MCCSA for more details: www.mccofsanantonio.com