Voters should prepare to vote on one of the most significant ballot questions in recent Kansas history.  In the aftermath of the Supreme Court’s recent decision over ruling Roe v. Wade, Kansas will be the first state to decide on state level constitutional protections for reproductive choice.  A YES vote removes those protections and would … Continue reading »

East Lawrence Outsider Art & Culture Tour UPDATE

The “Make a Wish – Community Identity and Outsider Art” walking tour on July 9 from 9am to noon has 22 people signed up. There is space for just eight more participants, so folks are encouraged to email Suzan Hampton, the organizer, at suzanhampton@gmail.com right away to ensure their spot. Erika Nelson, wacky outsider artist and humanities scholar … Continue reading »

June ELNA Meeting

The ELNA Board and attending membership will meet again on Monday June 13th, from 7-9pm on zoom. You can view the agenda as it is known, plus the zoom link info, here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/16tipi4gbUwV17KkcPksgHjQAoZlDBJL0tIiGJP8E_8o/edit?usp=sharing

East Lawrence Outsider Art & Culture Tour

Saturday July 9th, 9am to Noon Former ELNA Board member Suzan Hampton was awarded a Kansas Humanities grant for a neighborhood art and culture project called Make a Wish: Community Identity and Outsider Art in East Lawrence, Kansas. ELNA is the community sponsor of the project that consists of oral history interviews about art and … Continue reading »

May ELNA Meeting

The ELNA Board and attending membership will meet again on Monday May 9th from 7-9pm. Possibly even in person! Stay tuned! You can find the meeting agenda as it is known at https://docs.google.com/document/d/1gB0AhiF0GfBBCEDo_1bORk-EvjSc5ygIIDMyeWAnl-w/edit?usp=sharing

Mower and Tiller for Rent

The grass is green and growing!  It’s mowing time again!  You can rent a mower from ELNA for $10 per half day.  You can also rent a tiller for just $20 per half day.  Please be prepared to provide your own transportation.  Contact Phil by call or text 785-843-8098 or email to phil@pcollison.com.

ELNA Monthly Meeting April 2022

ELNA will meet again on Monday April 11th from 7-9pm on zoom. You can view the agenda, as it is known, plus the zoom link here.

ELNA Yart Sale 2022 — Apr 9th

Don’t you miss the Yart Sale? We do!And we’re bringing it back! Mark your calendars now for Saturday April 9th, from 8am to 1pm, at the New York Elementary gymnasium. In person! With people! Very exciting. Some things will be the same. From you, we’ll need: DONATIONS: Have you been cleaning out your spaces during … Continue reading »

ELNA Monthly Meeting MARCH 2022

We’ll meet again on Monday March 14th, from 7-9pm, on zoom. You can view the agenda, with the zoom meeting info at the top, here.


MEETING MOVED TO THURS 2/17, 7:30PM ON ZOOM The future existence of East Lawrence’s two public schools, New York Elementary and Liberty Memorial Central Middle Schools will likely be on the agenda of the USD 497 Board of Education on February 14, 2022.  The East Lawrence Neighborhood Association encourages all neighbors and friends to speak … Continue reading »