Here are the Blogs in the Events
Wednesday, 30 August 2023
Whitland Yard Sales
8:00am - 1:00pm Saturday, September 30, 2023
18 yard sales located at the following addresses:
305 Bowling Avenue
401 Bowling Avenue #12 (Richmeade Place Condos)
215, 218, 226 and 229 Carden Avenue
200, 211 and 219 Leonard Avenue
3801 and 3806 Rolland Avenue
204 ...Read More...
Posted on 08/30/2023 9:37 PM by David Stewart
Monday, 7 August 2023
Posted on 08/07/2023 5:39 PM by David Stewart
Sunday, 16 April 2023
In celebration of Earth Day, the Whitland Area Neighborhood Association (WANA) is hosting one of its two annual creek clean ups on Saturday, April 22, 2023 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am. Join your neighbors for coffee, donuts, water and our efforts to care for own beautiful natural resource, the Kingfisher ...Read More...
Posted on 04/16/2023 9:11 PM by David Stewart
Monday, 3 April 2023
Posted on 04/03/2023 9:30 AM by David Stewart
Monday, 9 January 2023
Posted on 01/09/2023 11:37 AM by David Stewart
Monday, 5 December 2022
Posted on 12/05/2022 9:34 AM by David Stewart
Wednesday, 2 November 2022
Posted on 11/02/2022 5:07 PM by David Stewart
Monday, 24 October 2022
Posted on 10/24/2022 10:56 AM by David Stewart
Tuesday, 9 August 2022
WANA has organized an Ice Cream Social night where we hope folks will gather to purchase a treat from Bradley’s Creamery. This food truck loves visiting our amazing neighborhood, so let’s show them our love!
As kids are starting back to school, let’s celebrate and beat ...Read More...
Posted on 08/09/2022 9:02 PM by David Stewart
Monday, 6 June 2022
Postponed: Due to circumstances outside of our control the food truck night has been postponed to a future date (to be determined).
Posted on 06/06/2022 9:30 PM by David Stewart
Wednesday, 20 April 2022
The Whitland Area Neighborhood Association is hosting a creek clean up for Kingfisher Branch this coming Saturday, April 23rd starting at 9:00 am. The greenery (privet, honeysuckle, and various trees, etc.) is in pretty good shape with limited trimming and removing needed (maybe some around the Rolland ...Read More...
Posted on 04/20/2022 12:09 PM by David Stewart
Monday, 11 April 2022
Posted on 04/11/2022 2:21 PM by David Stewart
Monday, 10 January 2022
This year’s WANA Annual Meeting will be held via Zoom on Sunday, January 16th at 3:00 pm (we are again being cautious with a virtual meeting due to the pandemic). A zoom invite will be sent out on Saturday the 15th and then again on Sunday the 16th via our Google Groups/listserv. If you cannot attend ...Read More...
Posted on 01/10/2022 10:01 AM by David Stewart
Friday, 3 December 2021
Where:Right here at the Carden Bridge
When:Sunday, December 12th at 3:30 pm
What: A family gathering to enjoy holiday cheer together over some warm winter beverages with fire pits and S’mores.
Mark your calendars for a week from this Sunday, December 12th at 3:30 pm for this year’s WANA ...Read More...
Posted on 12/03/2021 9:19 PM by David Stewart
Tuesday, 21 September 2021
On Saturday, September 25th WANA (the Whitland Area Neighborhood Association) will sponsor a neighborhood yard sale. Several sales will be hosted within our neighborhood including sales on Carden Avenue, Leonard Avenue, Craighead Avenue, and Whitland Avenue. Festive helium balloons will be indicators ...Read More...
Posted on 09/21/2021 7:47 AM by David Stewart
Sunday, 17 January 2021
WANA will hold its annual meeting virtually via Zoom on Saturday, January 23rd at 4pm. An invitation with the link and instructions for joining the Zoom meeting will be emailed to the Google Groups mailing list the morning of the event. The presentation and any notes will be posted in the annual meeting ...Read More...
Posted on 01/17/2021 12:55 PM by David Stewart
Tuesday, 13 October 2020
Saturday, October 17th from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm
Meet at the Carden bridge on Rolland. Bring loppers, trimmers, and hand saws if you can. We will pick up trash, clear debris, and cut back the Privet and other invasive plants along the creek. Cold bottled water will be available and please bring ...Read More...
Posted on 10/13/2020 8:38 AM by David Stewart
Tuesday, 7 July 2020
The 4th of July 2020 will be remembered for many years as the year we couldn't have a party due to the Caronaviris. However, a few residents went all the way with decorations and a family events on their front yards. If we had awards I think the top home would be the winner.. Photos from Cyril Stewa...Read More...
Posted on 07/07/2020 4:40 PM by bob
Saturday, 6 June 2020
Next Friday on June 12th, WANA has arranged for two food trucks to come to the top of Carden Ave. at Whitland Ave from 4:30 to 7:30.
Califarmia fresh California cuisine using local ingredients will provide the main food. Califarmia uses a web based link for its orders and payments (credit cards ...Read More...
Posted on 06/06/2020 4:06 PM by steve curnette
Tuesday, 21 April 2020
This coming Saturday we are going to have an informal creek clean up starting at 10:00 AM. In order to observe social distancing we will not be providing any food or drink and we will split up with trash bags for the majority of the clean up. There may be a little cutting of brush around the Leonard/Rolland ...Read More...
Posted on 04/21/2020 11:29 AM by steve curnutte
Sunday, 1 March 2020
Annual Meeting Sunday 1/26/2020
Eggs & Kegs Sunday 4/12/2020
Creek Cleanup Saturday 4/25/2020 10AM to 2PM Lunch Provided (Alternate Date 5/20/20
Dog Show Saturday 5/16/20 3:00PM (National Pet Month) ...Read More...
Posted on 03/01/2020 1:48 PM by Steve Curnette
Monday, 13 January 2020
Please Join Your Neighbors for:
Wine, Cheese, and Conversation
A Review of 2019 & What’s New for 2020
Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 4:00 PM
MBA Pfeffer Auditorium
(located in Ingram ...Read More...
Posted on 01/13/2020 11:26 AM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 5 December 2019
Posted on 12/05/2019 3:34 PM by Robert Duthie
Thursday, 31 October 2019
It was the coldest night since last winter but it brought out one of the biggest crowds along with the best chicken ever..Click on any photo to enlarge it
That's all for this year.
Posted on 10/31/2019 7:09 PM by Robert W Duthie
Monday, 7 October 2019
Our yard sales participated this year and reported good crowds of shoppers and sales. We were also fortunate to have a dumpster from Metro for those large bulk items as well as Goodwill involved. Thank you to Denise Hawkins for organizing both on our behalf. This event involves lots of ...Read More...
Posted on 10/07/2019 3:21 PM by Christopher Ciavarra
Thursday, 26 September 2019
Thanks to the photographer that took each of these photos. They were edited and titled by Bob Duthie.
Posted on 09/26/2019 12:11 PM by Bob Duthie
Monday, 16 September 2019
On Saturday, September 21st, from 8am until noon, WANA will be supporting a number of our neighbors having yard sales. We encourage you to join the fun. Some will be selling on Friday as well.
There are always things that don't sale. So, WANA has arranged for a Goodwill Truck to be in the ...Read More...
Posted on 09/16/2019 5:50 PM by Robert Duthie
Thursday, 13 June 2019
Dear Whitland Neighbors
This notice contains as much information as possible about the 4th July on Whitland Avenue event
which will take place beginning at 11 AM on Thursday, the 4th of July, 2019. This is the 42nd year of this annual fun-filled family celebration which involves a patriotic program ...Read More...
Posted on 06/13/2019 6:00 PM by Denese
Monday, 22 April 2019
Posted on 04/22/2019 11:57 AM by Robert Duthie
Monday, 15 April 2019
Posted on 04/15/2019 10:12 AM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 6 February 2019
Put These Days in April, May, June, Sept, Oct, Dec & Jan on Your Calendar
1. Eggs & Kegs Sunday 4/21/19
2. Spring Creek Cleanup Saturday 5/18/19 (or 3rd weekend in May)
3. Movies in the Dark Saturday 6/1/19 (with water slide, food truck, & brisket) AND Saturday 9/7/19
4. ...Read More...
Posted on 02/06/2019 3:38 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 24 January 2019
Sunday, January 27, 2019
Please join your neighbors for:
Wine, cheese, and conversation
A review of 2018
What’s new in 2019
MBA Pfeffer Auditorium
(located in Ingram Science Building)
Park in the garage located off Wilson Avenue. The entrance ...Read More...
Posted on 01/24/2019 4:07 PM by Bob Duthie
Sunday, 25 November 2018
Posted on 11/25/2018 4:19 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 16 August 2018
2018 HALLOWEEN PARTY
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 31ST
LOCATION: CARDEN AVENUE BY THE CREEK, 5:00 PM
2018 HOLIDAY PARTY
Friday December 14th 6:00PM
Posted on 08/16/2018 10:06 AM by Bob Duthie
Saturday, 2 June 2018
Posted on 06/02/2018 5:14 PM by denise
Saturday, 2 June 2018
Dear Whitland Neighbors
This notice contains as much information as possible about the 4th July on Whitland Avenue event which will take place beginning at 11 AM on Wednesday, the 4th of July, 2018. This is the 4i5t year of this annual fun-filled family celebration which involves a patriotic program ...Read More...
Posted on 06/02/2018 4:51 PM by denise
Sunday, 13 May 2018
What: Superhero movie night with your neighbors. Bring
your family and friends for movies, picnicking, and Retro Sno.
When: Saturday, May 19, 2018
6:30 pm The Incredibles
8:15 ish Spiderman Homecoming
Where: Mary Catherine Strobel Park at the end of Carden
by the pedestrian bridge
Food: ...Read More...
Posted on 05/13/2018 5:30 PM by Bob Duthie
Sunday, 22 April 2018
A small group of about 10 showed up for the cleanup. We concluded that rainy days seem to bring out more people as we learned at the Easter Egg & Keg event. Never-the-less piles of branches and trash were put beside Rolland Road from Leonard to South Wilson. While loitering on the Carden bridge over ...Read More...
Posted on 04/22/2018 2:10 PM by Bob Duthie
Saturday, 14 April 2018
What: Camaraderie with neighbors while cleaning up our Kingfisher creek. Please bring weed-eating and pruning tools if you have them.
Food: A potluck lunch will immediately follow at Mary Catherine Strobel park (at the pedestrian bridge at the end of Carden). WANA will provide a brisket and beverages.
For ...Read More...
Posted on 04/14/2018 11:17 AM by Lynne Falk
Monday, 2 April 2018
Posted on 04/02/2018 9:06 PM by Bob Duthie
Saturday, 24 March 2018
Hippity! Hoppity! Easter's on it's way!
Please join us for the 8th Annual Whitland Neighborhood Spring Social and Easter Egg Hunt to be held on Easter Day, April 1st from 3-5:00! There will be something for everyone, including egg hunts for children of all ages, light refreshments, and the ever-popular ...Read More...
Posted on 03/24/2018 4:29 AM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Please join your neighbors and Council Member Kathleen Murphy for wine, cheese, and conversation.
Sunday January 28, 2018
***NEW LOCATION FOR 2018***
MBA Pfeiffer Auditorium
(located in Ingram Science Building)
Park in the garage located off Wilson Avenue. ...Read More...
Posted on 01/23/2018 2:45 PM by Lynne Falk
Friday, 15 December 2017
Join us for the
WANA Holiday Party!
Saturday December 16, 2017
6:30 – 10:00 pm
At the home of
Jay & Melissa Wellons
3801 Whitland Avenue
We’re supplying wine & beer, ham & turkey
Please bring an appetizer, a side or dessert
Posted on 12/15/2017 1:14 PM by Jennie Fields
Friday, 27 October 2017
You are invited to the
Neighborhood Halloween Party!!
Tuesday, Oct. 31st
Kickoff to show those costumes: 4:45 pm
Costume Judging to Start: 5:15 pm sharp [Note 15 minutes earlier than last year]
End of Carden Avenue
Light Refreshments Served
Come on Down!!!
Sponsored ...Read More...
Posted on 10/27/2017 3:51 PM by Bob Duthie
Monday, 12 June 2017
Saturday, June 17 is the Whitland Summer Social at the Mary Catherine Stroble Park at the end of Carden down beside Kingfisher Creek. The weather forecast is 92 degrees with a 16% chance of rain. The fun starts at 11:30 AM with food. Bring a dish if you would like to. Drinks, chicken nuggests, fruit, ...Read More...
Posted on 06/12/2017 9:56 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 4 May 2017
It was a good call to cancel our creek clean-up on April 20th. The weather was terrible!
But this Saturday, May 6th is looking much more promising and we will gather to cleanup Kingfisher Creek from 8:00 - 11:30 am at the Mary Catherine Stroble Park at the end of Carden. Please wear tough pants ...Read More...
Posted on 05/04/2017 4:15 PM by Jennie Fields
Wednesday, 19 April 2017
Do your part for the neighborhood and for Earth Day by helping us clean up our lovely creek!
We will gather this Saturday, April 22 from 8:00 - 11:30 am at the Mary Catherine Stroble Park at the end of Carden. Please wear tough pants and shoes. We will have T-shirts, ...Read More...
Posted on 04/19/2017 12:50 PM by Jennie Fields
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
The Whitland Area Neighborhood Association will host "Dumpster Day" on Saturday, October 1st. The main feature of this day are neighborhood-wide yard sales from 8:00am to 1:00pm.
We make this easy for you by providing the following:
Advertising the sales
Posting ...Read More...
Posted on 09/21/2016 3:03 PM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 5 July 2016
Posted on 07/05/2016 11:41 AM by Bob Duthie
Saturday, 28 May 2016
The 4th July on Whitland Avenue event will take place beginning at 11AM on Monday,the 4th of July,2016. This is the 39th year of this annual fun-filled family celebration which involves a patriotic program with speaker, a wonderful musical presentation,fellowship,& family-styled picnic. If you've ...Read More...
Posted on 05/28/2016 1:58 PM by Jennie Fields
Saturday, 21 May 2016
The May 21 cleanup of Kingfisher Creek took place as scheduled. In spite of the event being advertised as annual it had not been done last year. Vegetation had grown up so high the creek could not be seen almost the entire way from Wilson to Bowling. What a difference a day makes to improve the appearance ...Read More...
Posted on 05/21/2016 4:37 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 28 April 2016
Google fiber is being installed in the Whitland Neighborhood. Crews were up installing the cable between Carden and Leonard a week ago. Google will leave door hangers before coming to do construction in this neighborhood. Those door hangers also include Google contact information should you have any ...Read More...
Posted on 04/28/2016 2:30 PM by Bob Duthie
Monday, 11 April 2016
Neighbors - ENDADA is a community event April 16th run by the students at MBA. It's a FREE celebration of all things art. There will be live bands on two stages, art demonstrations by local and student artists, art-centered activities for kids, local food trucks to celebrate the culinary arts,and ...Read More...
Posted on 04/11/2016 2:07 PM by Beth Preston
Thursday, 7 April 2016
If you live in the city block defined by Carden, Whitland, and Leonard your power was out for 23 hours. This was no simple outage usually fixed in a few minutes. A high voltage line snapped and was lying on the road on Carden. Nashville Electric must have had a lot of failures due to the high winds and ...Read More...
Posted on 04/07/2016 10:09 PM by Bob Duthie
Friday, 22 January 2016
Click here to see a slideshow of photos taken on January 22, 2016 after the biggest snowfall since 2003. Pictures were taken along Carden, Rolland, Wilson, and Whitland by Bob Duthie. Photo 32 was taken by Matt Davis on Rolland Road. Let Bob know if you have any photos that should be added. Contact ...Read More...
Posted on 01/22/2016 9:33 PM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Sunday, Jan 31st at Blakemore United Methodist Church in the Fellowship Hall
Please mark your calendar. 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM coffee and dessert, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Annual Meeting
Agenda to Include:
Invited guests, Metro Council Member Kathleen Murphy and Sgt. Linn of the West Nashville Precinct
Review ...Read More...
Posted on 01/20/2016 12:33 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 14 January 2016
The new website is hosted on a private server and will be more secure than the old site. It is also much easier for volunteers to add content. Whitland Area residents can download a draft copy of the new directory more easily than our old site. Check it out under the Directory Tab.
Make a note, ...Read More...
Posted on 01/14/2016 6:32 PM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 24 September 2014
There is lots going on this weekend in the Whitland Neighborhood! Beginning at 8 AM Dumpster Day will kick off with over 30 yard sales around the neighborhood. We will also have dumpsters and Goodwill donation sites located on Craighead and Carden Ave respectively.
That evening we will have Movies ...Read More...
Posted on 09/24/2014 9:48 AM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 9 September 2014
Please save the date and join us after the neighborhood yard sales on September 27 for Movies in the Dark at the Carden Avenue footbridge.
Have a movie recommendation? Please email suggestions to Bob Lyons at firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to celebrate your successful yard sale by going "out" to eat ...Read More...
Posted on 09/09/2014 9:56 AM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
Posted on 08/27/2014 10:00 AM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 12 August 2014
Affectionately known as Dumpster Day, the Whitland Area Neighborhood Association will host a collection of yard sales on Saturday, September 27, starting at 8am. If you would like to conduct a yard sale at your house that day, please register your sale by emailing Revell Michael at email@example.com.
The ...Read More...
Posted on 08/12/2014 10:05 AM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 3 July 2014
Posted on 07/03/2014 10:08 AM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 6 May 2014
It's time for Movies in the Dark!
When: May 17th
What: First Feature: Frozen 7:15 PM
Second Feature: Skyfall 9:00 PM
We are thinking about getting a food truck for the event. Please RSVP at the link below if you are able to attend and would be interested in purchasing food ...Read More...
Posted on 05/06/2014 8:40 PM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 2 April 2014
Hippity! Hoppity! Easter's on it's way!
Please join us for the 4th Annual Whitland Neighborhood Easter Egg Hunt to be held on Easter Day, April 20th from 3-5:00! There will be something for everyone, including egg hunts for children of all ages, an inflatable bounce house and obstacle course, light ...Read More...
Posted on 04/02/2014 8:42 PM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 18 March 2014
The Richland Creek Watershed Alliance will manage a neighborhood tree and shrub planting event on the bank of Kingfisher Creek on Saturday, March 29, at 9:00am. Native species of trees and shrubs will be provided by the Tennessee Department of Forestry, with funding from RCWA and the Dan and Margaret ...Read More...
Posted on 03/18/2014 8:44 PM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 17 September 2013
Affectionately known as Dumpster Day, the Whitland Area Neighborhood Association will host a collection of yard sales on Saturday, September 21, starting at 8am. If you would like to conduct a yard sale at your house that day, please register your sale by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The ...Read More...
Posted on 09/17/2013 8:47 PM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 17 September 2013
Posted on 09/17/2013 8:46 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 5 September 2013
Join us on Thursday, September 12th at 6:30 PM at Blakemore United Methodist Church (corner of Blakemore and West End) for an informational meeting on the AMP.
The Transit Alliance's Ed Cole and StopAMP's Malcolm Getz will make presentations followed by questions and answers.
Questions will be ...Read More...
Posted on 09/05/2013 8:49 PM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 4 September 2013
What: Come join us on Saturday, September 7th for Movies in the Dark.
Where: Located at the end of Carden.
When: 6:30 - MegaMind 8:30 The Avengers
Bring lawn chairs and blankets, glow in the dark bracelets, and whatever food that will make you and your kids happy!!
Please invite your friends ...Read More...
Posted on 09/04/2013 8:51 PM by Bob Duthie
Friday, 5 July 2013
Click photo for SLIDESHOW
A TRIBUTE by David J. Wasserstein
O say can you see by the dawn's early light
What descended on Whitland all through the night?
It was coming along to the fourth of July,
And the spirits of all the citizens were high!
Another year and another day of celebration
To ...Read More...
Posted on 07/05/2013 8:52 PM by Bob Duthie
Tuesday, 25 June 2013
Posted on 06/25/2013 8:57 PM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 31 October 2012
The Halloween party is held annually on or about October 31st at the park beside Kingfisher Creek at the bottom of Carden Ave. There is food, drinks, and contests for the best costumes. It's fun for all ages.
Posted on 10/31/2012 8:59 PM by Bob Duthie
Wednesday, 4 July 2012
This is by far the biggest event each year attended by 1,000s. At the 2012 event when this panoramic photo was taken, Senator Bob Corker was one of the speakers. Following a concert and a few speaches a massive 6 lane pot luck lunch is held. As if that wasn't enough the best hot dogs you have ever eaten ...Read More...
Posted on 07/04/2012 9:04 PM by Bob Duthie
Sunday, 26 September 2010
It was September 25-26, 2010 that our most recent Whitland Neighborhood Home Tour was held. An entire website was developed for this event which has been retired and no longer available.
The following is the content from the page which appeared on this website and is preserved here for future Home ...Read More...
Posted on 09/26/2010 9:07 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 8 October 2009
Posted on 10/08/2009 9:15 PM by Bob Duthie
Saturday, 1 November 2008
Thank you Weaver Family for hosting a fabulous party this year! Thank you Patron's!
Click photo for SLIDESHOW
Posted on 11/01/2008 9:18 PM by Bob Duthie
Sunday, 11 November 2007
Neighbors gathered together on a Sunday afternoon in October to enjoy some great chili and cornbread and witness the dedication of the first granite bench installed in the neighborhood by the Whitland Area Neighborhood Association.
The association chose to honor Pat & Dan Burton for their longstanding ...Read More...
Posted on 11/11/2007 9:23 PM by Bob Duthie
Thursday, 4 October 2007
The 2007 Whitland Home Tour was a true success - - we were blessed with glorious weather, lots of happy visitors and smiling volunteers. We should all be very proud! A lemonade stand, capably manned by several neighborhood children even added to the bottom line this year. These generous kids donated ...Read More...
Posted on 10/04/2007 9:34 PM by Bob Duthie