Noe Valley Voice April 2011

More Groups to Join

Castro Area Planning + Action
Contact: 621-0120


Meetings: Second Thursday, Eureka Valley Rec Center, 100 Collingwood St., 7:30 p.m.

Castro/Eureka Valley Neighborhood Association
Contact: Scott Wiener, 437-9414

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 14137, San Francisco, CA 94114

Meetings: See website calendar. Castro Meeting Room, 501 Castro St., 7 p.m.


Castro Farmers’ Market
Wednesdays, 4 to 8 p.m., on Noe between Market and Beaver
Sponsor: Merchants of Upper Market & Castro;

Diamond Heights Community Association
Contact: Betsy Eddy, 239-5776

Mailing Address: P.O.Box 31529, San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings:First Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Call for location.

Dolores Heights Improvement Club


Meetings: Board meetings bimonthly; mem­bership semi-annually.

Duncan Newburg Association (DNA)
Contacts: Pat Lockhart, 282-9360; Diane McCarney, 824-0303; or Deanna Mooney, 821-4045
Mailing Address: 560 Duncan St.,

San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings: Call for details.

Fair Oaks Neighbors
Contact: Joyce Kurtz, 401-6362

Mailing Address: 261 Fair Oaks St., San Francisco, CA 94110

Note: The annual Fair Oaks Street Fair is held the day before Mother’s Day.

Fairmount Heights Neighborhood Association
Contact: Gregg Brooks


Mailing Address: P.O. Box 31059, San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings: Email for details.

Friends of Billy Goat Hill
Contact: Lisa and Mo Ghotbi, 821-0122

Friends of Dolores Park Playground
Contact: Eli Merritt, 285-3774


Mailing Address: 3786 20th St., San Francisco, CA 94110

Meetings: Email for information.

Friends of Glen Canyon Park
Contact: Richard Craib, 648-0862

Mailing Address: 140 Turquoise Way, San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings: Call for details.

Friends of Noe Courts Playground
Contact: Laura Norman


Mailing Address: c/o Friends of Noe Valley, P.O. Box 460953, San Francisco, CA 94146

Meetings: Email for dates and times.

Friends of Noe Valley (FNV)
Contact: Richard May, 298-2344


Mailing Address: P.O. Box 460953, San Francisco, CA 94146

Meetings: Occasional (call to confirm); at St. Philip’s Parish Hall, 725 Diamond St.

Friends of On Lok’s 30th Street Senior Center
Contact: Marianne Hampton, 601-7845

Mailing Address: 225 30th St., San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings: Occasional. Call for details.

Friends of Noe Valley Recreation Center and Park
Contact: Alexandra Torre



Meetings: Email or check website.

Liberty Hill Neighborhood Association
Contact: John Barbey, 695-0990

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 192114, San Francisco, CA 94119

Meetings: Quarterly. Call for details.

Merchants of Upper Market and Castro


Mailing address: 584 Castro St. #333, San Francisco, CA 94114

Meetings: Call for details.

Noe Screenwriting Group
Contact:Kendall Callas, 821-1310


Meetings: Monthly; e-mail for details.

Pre-requisite: Completed a screenplay or a screenwriting course.

Noe Valley Association–24th Street Community Benefit District
Contact:Debra Niemann, 519-0093

Dispatch: To report spills, debris, or garbage on 24th Street, call Ron Atwood, 509-1097.


Noe Valley Democratic Club
Contact:Andy Fleischman, 641-5838

Meetings: Third Wednesday, St. Philip’s Church, 725 Diamond St., 7:30 p.m. Call to confirm meeting dates.

Noe Valley Farmers’ Market
Open Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., on 24th Street between Vicksburg and Sanchez.

Contact: Leslie Crawford, 248-1332

Mailing Address: 4101 24th St., #401, San Francisco, CA 94114

Meetings: Second Thursday, Noe Valley Ministry (co-sponsor), 1021 Sanchez St., 8 p.m.

Noe Valley Joggers
Contact: Gwen Sanderson, 509-6261

Meetings: Monday and Wednesday at 7:45 a.m. and Saturday at 8:30 a.m. for 30-minute run/walk exercise. Meet at 23rd and Diamond.

Noe Valley Library Campaign
Contacts:Kim Drew, 643-4695,; Marian Chatfield-Taylor, 626-7512, ext. 103

Mailing Address: Friends of the San Francisco Public Library, 391 Grove St., San Francisco, CA 94102

Noe Valley Merchants and Professionals Association (NVMPA)
Contact: Robert Roddick, 641-8687

Meetings: Last Wednesday of February, March, April, May, July, October & November, at Bank of America, Second Floor; 9 a.m. September breakfast, call for details.


Noe Valley Parent Network
An e-mail resource network for parents

Contact: Mina Kenvin


Noe Valley Preparedness Committee
Contact: Maxine Fasulis, 641-5536


Meetings: Call for details.

Outer Noe Valley Merchants
Contact: Jim Appenrodt, 641-1500

Mailing Address: 294 29th St., San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings: Call for details.

Residents for Noe Valley Town Square
Contact: Todd David, 401-0625



Meetings: Call for details.

San Jose/Guerrero Coalition to Save Our Streets
Contact: Don Oshiro, 285-8188



Meetings: See website.

SafeCleanGreen Mission Dolores
Contact: Gideon Kramer, 861-2480



See Jane Run
Weekly runs from the store

Information: 415-401-8338


Address:3910 24th St. (at Sanchez)

Website: http: //

Upper Noe Neighbors
Contact: Vicki Rosen, 285-0473

Mailing Address: 169 Valley St., San Francisco, CA 94131

Meetings: Third Thursday of the month. Upper Noe Recreation Center, Day and Sanchez, 7:30 p.m.