December DTNA News Updates
The December-January Duboce Triangle News is available online. Past newsletter editions are also available at dtna.org where you can find neighborhood news and event information, including membership/website tips.
December is a month full of activities.
The Castro Christmas Tree sponsored by Castro Merchants has already been lit.
Friday, December 1st: The Castro Art Walk.
Sunday, December 3rd: The Castro Winter Wonderland Block Party and Elf Contests, Duboce Triangle Clean Up and Castro Holiday Art Mart
Thursday, December 7th: First Lighting of Menorah at Union Square
Friday, December 8th: Hanukkah commemoration begins.
Sunday, December 10th: Santa Skivvies Run and
Harvey Milk Center Holiday Craft Fair.
Tuesday, December 12th: DTNA December Holiday Meeting with Holiday Social, 2024 Board Election, and Presentation of the City’s draft Active Communities Plan.
Thursday, December 21st: Winter solstice
Monday, December 25th: Christmas Holiday
Tuesday, December 26th: First day of Kwanzaa week-long celebration
Sunday, December 31st: New Year’s Eve
And then 2024:
Monday, January 1st: Happy New Year
Friday, January 5th: Meet with DTNA President Frank Tizedes for Frank Talk
Tuesday, February 6th to Wednesday, February 7th: Lailatul Miraj (Islamic Celebration)
2024 DTNA Board Election in December
On December 6th members will receive an email invitation to vote online. Voting concludes on Tuesday, December 12that 07”30 PM during the December Public Meeting.
A list of 2024 candidates with their statements and pictures can be found on the website candidate webpage. The December ballot will include space for write-in candidates.
After serving seven years on the Board, Nick Sklaroff is withdrawing to pursue other interests. The other current members of the Board, including two new members elected in 2023, are seeking reelection. Eric Munsing, a 16th Street neighbor, is running for the 6th Director seat.
Read more. CASTRO WINTER WONDERLAND BLOCK PARTY AND ELF CONTESTS is this coming Sunday, December 3rd.