Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Joyner Elementary School Food Drive

First Grade Needs Your Help!

We have been learning about healthy food choices with the help of the 4H Club. We learned about all of the food groups and how to make healthy eating choices. As part of our service learning project, we will be working with Greensboro Urban Ministry to sponsor a school-wide food drive beginning Monday, May 04, 2015 through Friday, May 8, 2015. The Urban Ministry will come back to weigh and collect our donations. We thank you for any donations your family can provide.

Let’s Help Take a Bite Out of Hunger!

List of Suggested Items:
Canned Vegetables (greens, peas, tomatoes, corn, green beans)
Canned Fruits (peaches, pears, fruit cocktail, applesauce)
Protein (canned tuna, salmon, chicken, spam, beef stew, beans (dry and canned, corn beef, peanut butter)
Grains (rice, oatmeal, rice, mac & cheese, pasta, grits)

Donations can be dropped off at the school from Monday, May 4 - May 8. We appreciate all donations and thank you for your help.


First Graders at Joyner Elementary

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Snowmageddon 2014

Lots of snow in TheDDLP this past week,

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Fifth annual National Night Out

We had a great turn out for our fifth annual National Night Out event on the activity field at Joyner Elementary school in our neighborhood.

...More details and pictures to follow.
This is just a taste of how fun the event can be.
*yes. that's a wedge of watermelon in his hand as he reaches for some BBQ chips with the other hand. My kinda TheDDLP neighbor!

Thursday, July 29, 2010

3rd annual National Night Out

Bring your own beverage* no alcohol, lawn chairs sun shade, picnic blanket, bug spray, etc.
Event held on the activity field behind Joyner Elementary school.
Donations accepted.
*TheDDLP Neighborhood Watch committee has spent their own money providing some of the resources for this event.

Saturday, July 3, 2010

TheDDLP Neighborhood Watch meeting

It’s time again for us all to gather at the Lawndale Swim & Tennis Club for a Neighborhood Watch Meeting.

Greensboro City officials will be at this meeting.
It’s your chance to sound off

What: Neighborhood Watch Meeting for TheDDLP (our neighborhood)

When: Wednesday July 7, 2010
6:30 pm – 7:30pm

Where: Lawndale Swim & Tennis Club (in the heart of TheDDLP)

and, from the Greensboro News and Record.

Interim police chief named

Friday, July 2, 2010 (Updated 10:38 pm)
By J. Brian Ewing
Staff Writer

GREENSBORO -- Assistant Police Chief Dwight Crotts was named interim Greensboro police chief today. City Manager Rashad Young made the appointment today, according to a press release. Crotts will fill the position left by Chief Tim Bellamy who will retire July 31.

Crotts joined the Greensboro police in 1989 and was named assistant chief in 2007 after serving in several administrative roles.

Crotts is a graduate of Shaw University, UNCG and the FBI National Academy.

His current salary is $87,457.

A national search for a new chief continues.

Monday, May 10, 2010

Mendenhall Middle school grant opportunity

One of our neighbors is a teacher at Mendenhall Middle school.
Let's help out our neighbor and his students!

We have an opportunity to win a grant for Mendenhall! This one is for $25,000 to help us purchase 2 mobile iPod Touch learning labs that include a MacBook and sync cart. Please follow the link below, register and vote for our project. You can vote once a day, so put it on your daily list of things to do! Thanks for all of your support. Please share this with all of your friends and family and help us get some cool technology for Mendenhall.

Please VOTE *by clicking on VOTE

Let's help our local schools. It won't cost you a thing just a click of a mouse button

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Sivananda Yoga Workshop

What: Sivananda Yoga Workshop

When: Saturday March, 27
Time - 2 - 4 pm

Where: mind|body|fitness yoga studio
2949 Battleground Ave. Greensboro, NC 27408
*check website for additional information

Cost: $25 in advance and $30 at the door


Workshop Facilitator: Mary Moore, RYT 200

Sivananda Yoga is a gentle spiritual yoga practice that focuses on:
*12 core poses
*Pranayama (breathing) practices
*Meditation and relaxation
*All levels of yoga practioners are invited

This particular practice is designed to transform and elevate the human consciousness.

People who attend this workshop will feel energized, relaxed and blissful!

Microsoft Security Updates - March 2010

For all you Microsoft Windows folks, Microsoft released a couple of security patches today. Please consider updating your operating system.
You can determine the updates that you need by visiting:

Microsoft Updates


Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Microsoft Windows updates

For all you Microsoft Windows folks, Microsoft released a slew of security patches today. Please consider updating your operating system.
You can determine the updates that you need by visiting:

Microsoft Updates