Crescent Heights Neighborhood

The neighborhood of Crescent Heights is conveniently located near downtown St. Petersburg, Florida.

Easter Egg Hunt at Crescent Lake

The Crescent Heights Neighborhood Association and the Crescent Lake Neighborhood Association are teaming up again this year to host the annual Crescent Lake Easter Egg Hunt!

Please join us for a festive, colorful, and fun Easter Egg Hunt at the lake on Saturday April 19, 9:30-10:30am.  If you want to participate, please drop off 12 eggs per child (with individually wrapped goodies inside) at the following address: 732 17th Avenue North (2 bins for eggs will be out front of this address starting on 4/13). The hunt will be divided into two groups: 4 and under & 5-12, the bins will be marked accordingly.

Everything starts at 9:30am, be there early as the kiddies move quickly!! Coffee, juice and snacks will be provided. If you would like to bring a baked good to share – it will not be turned away :)

We are looking for any volunteers to help out! If you are interested please contact Allison Garrett by email


Book Nook | The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion

The CHNA Book Club will be reading The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion, a new comic mystery by Fannie Flagg for April. This book follows a similar formula of southern wit, humor and charm as Flagg’s previous and very successful books such as Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Café, Welcome To the World Baby Girl, and Can’t Wait to Get to Heaven.

According to Amazon’s Expert Book Reviews page, Sookie Poole, one of the main characters, is ready to enjoy a quiet life of retirement with her husband when she receives a phone call that changes everything: “The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion compares the contrasting worlds of present-day Southern life and Midwestern immigrant cities during World War II. After learning that she was adopted, Sookie is filled with questions of self-doubt and becomes determined to learn the truth behind her roots. Fannie Flagg depicts adventurous and courageous women as WASPs during WWII as she tells the story of the Jurdabralinski sisters. These roles contradict Sookie’s upbringing in Alabama where society is ruled by social norms and status. The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion offers an inspirational tale with accurate historical details that are presented through an engaging plot. This novel also captures a journey of self-discovery mixed with realism and humor to delight all

Please join us on Tuesday, April 22 at 7 PM to discuss The All-Girl Filling Station’s Last Reunion. The book discussion will take place at 835 26th Avenue, North. For more information contact Maureen at

Neighborhood Meeting | Meet the Mayor at Sunken Gardens

CHNA joins with Crescent Lake Neighborhood Association to present a free evening at beautiful Sunken Gardens on Wed, April 23, 2014.

The gardens are home to cascading waterfalls, paths to stroll, and over 50,000 tropical plants and flowers. This botanical paradise is located at 1825 4th St. N. At 6:00 p.m., the gardens will be open for your pleasure; at 7:00 p.m., we will meet in the amphitheater of the garden, where Mayor Rick Kriesman will speak to us about the state of the city and respond to questions we raise. Refreshments will be served.

This is a great opportunity to personally meet the mayor and learn more about the workings of our city.

Porch Party | April 2014

Join your neighbors for a fun social evening hosted by Tom and Maureen Camphire at their beautiful home, 835 26th Avenue North, on Saturday, April 26 at 7 PM.

Tom is the current CHNA Treasurer and Maureen leads the CHNA Book Club. They are also dedicated volunteers for the Daystar Life Center in St Pete.  If you don’t know Tom and Maureen, you should! They are great neighbors, great members of the community, and great party hosts.

Bring a food item to share, the beverage of your choice, and enjoy!

See you there.

General Membership Meeting

Save the date. CHNA is planning a general membership meeting at the Church of the Beatitudes (corner of 8th St and 28th Ave).

Light refreshments at 6:30 PM followed by a meeting at 7:00 PM.

Porch Party | May 2014

Hosted by Marty Hallas, 726 27th Avenue North on Friday, May 30th at 7 PM.

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