Noe Valley Voice November 2011

More Groups to Join

Al-Anon Noe Valley
Support group for families and friends of problem drinkers

Contact: 834-9940
Meetings: Wednesdays, 8-9:30 p.m.
St. Philip Church, 725 Diamond St. (park on Elizabeth Street side; meeting entrance on 24th Street side through parking lot).


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
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
Contact: Steve Adams, 431-2359
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.


Dolores Park Works
Contact: Robert Brust, 713-9061
Meetings: Call or email for details.


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.


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: Nancy Gonzalez Madynski, 828-5772
Meetings: See website.


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: Todd David, 401-0625
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, Kate Haug, or Molly Sterkel
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 Exercise Partners
Contact: Gwen Sanderson, 509-6261
Meetings:Contact to coordinate 30-minute to one-hour sessions of free cardio, stretching, and strengthening.  


Noe Valley Farmers’ Market
Open Saturdays, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., 3861 24th St. between Vicksburg and Sanchez.
Contact: Leslie Crawford, 248-1332


Noe Valley Library Campaign
Contacts:Kim Drew, 643-4695,
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 Wednesdays of January, February, March, April, July, October, and November, at Bank of America, second floor, 9 a.m. Breakfast meetings May and September at Noe’s Nest, 9 a.m. No meetings June, August, and December. 


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: Second Wednesdays, Upper Noe Recreation Center, 295 Day St., 7:30 p.m.