Welcome to Elvehjem Neighborhood on Madison’s East Side

ENA Hats and Mittens Drive for LVM Elementary School
November 1-December 15

There is always a need for winter weather gear at LVM. Please consider donating new or gently used hats, mittens, gloves, coats, snow pants, or boots to help keep our neighborhood kids warm while they play out in the snow during recess. (Please no scarves for safety reasons.) Donations can be dropped off in the front office at LVM from November 1-December 15 or brought to ENA’s Turkey Trot 5k on Thanksgiving morning at 8:30am or Holiday in the Park Celebration on Saturday, December 2 from 4-7pm.

Send in Your Photos for the Holiday Lights Showcase December 5 through December 15!

Email one photo of your holiday decorations to secretary@elvehjemneighborhood.org with your name and street address. You must live in the Elvehjem Neighborhood and be over the age of 13 to enter. All photos will be placed on Facebook for voting 12/16-12/23. The winners will be announced on 12/24. First place gets a Karben 4 gift card valued at $25, second place gets a Angelo’s gift certificate valued at $20, 3rd place gets Cuco’s gift certificate valued at $10.

ENA Monthly Board Meeting
Monday, January 8 from 7-9pm at
Board member Alice’s house, email secretary@elvehjemneighorhood.org for address

The Elvehjem Neighborhood Association (ENA) Board of Directors will hold their monthly meetings from now on on the second Monday of each month from 7-9pm beginning in 2018. The January meeting will take place at Alice’s house on MONDAY JANUARY 8  7-9PM email secretary@elvehjemneighborhood.org for the address if you would like to attend. All meetings starting in February will be held at the Great Dane. Neighbors are always encouraged to attend! This website has an archive of past meeting minutes you can view here.

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors!

Easter Egg Hunt: Nabisco for the treats for in the goodie bags, MFD Station 5 for bringing the fire truck.

Annual Meeting: Rosie’s Coffee House and Bakery for the delicious pastries, Domino’s Pizza for the yummy pizzas, and Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church for the meeting space.

Membership Drive: Metro Market for the generous donation of a $40 gift card for the membership drive incentive drawing.

Deerwood Studios for their helping in planning the Make Music Madison Event.

Thank you to all the businesses who donated items to our Fourth of July raffle and silent auction or otherwise sponsored the event festivities: A to Z, Angelo’s, Boulders Climbing Gym, Buck’s Pizza, Budget Bicycle, Circus World Museum, Comedy Club on State, Cozy Home, Crema Café, Cuco’s, Culver’s, Dairlyland Family Restaurant, Dan Murphy/MPD, Food Fight, Glass Nickel, Great Dane Brew Pub, Green Bay Packers, Harley’s, Jared Marker and Family, JavaCat, Jessica Murphy, Karben4 Brewing, Kristine Porter, Lisa Antony, Madison Fire Dept Station 5, Metro Market, Perfectly Posh, Lisa Johnson, Madison Children’s Museum, MGE, Monkey Business Institute, MSCR, PDQ, Pure Integrity Homes (PIH), Semrau Heritage Meats, LLC, Stacy Wilkins, Studio Z, The Barbershop, The Milwaukee Brewers, Tom Uebersetzig, Valorie Westberg, VFW Black Knights, Willy Street Co-op, and Woodman’s.

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Looking for a Babysitter?

Be sure to check the Elvehjem Neighborhood Babysitter List last updated 3.1.17. If you would like to be added to the list or update your information please email babysitter@elvehjemneighborhood.org.

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The Elvehjem Neighborhood Facebook page was set up for the purposes of open discussion among neighbors, resource sharing, business/service recommendations, community building, and notification of local events.