The Drake Neighborhood Association board generally meets the second Wednesday evening of every month  at the Polk County Central Senior Center (2008 Forest Ave., southwest of Forest Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Parkway), unless otherwise noted, and hosts larger events each quarter. All meetings are open to the public. If you would like to have an item placed on the meeting agenda, please contact board president Lori Calhoun or email info@drakeneighborhood.org.

2020 Meeting Schedule

  • Jan. 8: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda,
  • Feb. 12: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • March 11: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • April 8: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • May 13: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • June 10: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • July 8: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • Aug. 12: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • Sept. 9: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • Oct. 14: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • Nov. 4: Regular meeting, 6:30 p.m. board business, 7 p.m. public input agenda
  • Dec. 9: Holiday Potluck and Election, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

2020 Special Events (tentative)

  • April date TBD: Paul Morrison Spruce-Up Day, 5:30 p.m., Walgreens parking lot, University Avenue and 31st Street
  • May 23: Neighborhood Volunteer Day
  • June or July date TBD:  Free Flicks at dusk, Witmer Park
  • Aug. 4: National Night Out, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Drake Park

You can find updates and more information about these and other upcoming DNA events on our Facebook page and on events listings on Nextdoor.com.