East Forest Park Civic Association September Monthly Meeting


Come Join Us:

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 6:30 PM
St. Michael’s Academy Cafeteria
Holy Cross Church
221 Plumtree Rd

EFP National Night Awards Presented by:
State Representative Angello Puppolo
Senator Eric Lesser
Springfield Police Department
Mayor Sarno

Guest Speakers:

Senator Eric Lesser

Community Preservation Act (CPA)
Guest Speaker : Gloria DeFillipo

EFPCA Officers and Board Nominations for 2016


East Forest Park Civic Association Meetings

East Forest Park Civic Association Meetings  for  Fall 2016

Monthly Meetings at 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Holy Cross Plumtree Road, Springfield, MA
MONTHLY MEETING Starting at 6:30 PM in the St Michaels Cafeteria behind the Holy Cross Church Meeting Room, 221 Plumtree Road. Please join us:

Sept 8  – Board Meeting
Sept: 14- EFPCA Meeting Open to Public  – Candidates Night Out
Oct 5  – Sector H Police Meeting – Open to Public
Oct 6  – Board Meeting-
October 12 – EFPCA Meeting Open to Public
Nov 3 – Board Meeting –
Nov 9  – EFPCA Meeting Open to Public
Dec 1-   Board Meeting
Dec – 14 – EFPCA Meeting – Open to Public

East Forest Park National Night Out



National Night Out


Nathan Bill’s Park
Plumtree Road, Spfld

*Attn: East Forest Park Neighbors*
Raffle: Buy a raffle ticket to have a chance to win the children’s EFP Police Car and prizes. Winner announced at NNO 8/2.

Please bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on the lawn with the “Feel Good Drift Band”! See you then. Rain or Shine!

East Forest Park Civic Association June Meeting – Tonight 6/8 6:30 pm

Wed, June 8th, 2016 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Holy Cross Plumtree Road, Springfield, MA

On Wed., June 8th the EFPCA is holding the MONTHLY MEETING Starting at 6:30 PM in the St Michaels Cafeteria behind the Holy Cross Church Meeting Room, 221 Plumtree Road.

1. Guest Speaker: Dave Cotter, City of Springfield Code Enforcement and Ordinance.

2. Come and Congratulate our High School and Winner of the Denise Shea Memorial Scholarship Fund
3. Sign up for the Dog Walker Watch and EFP National Night out Committee.
4. Updates from Tim Allen on City Council meetings.
5. Plan East Forest Park “Get to Know Your Neighbors Day”.
6. Come and hear how you can make a difference in EFP? We are creating sub-committees to address quality of life in EFP and looking for input and volunteers.

The meeting is open to all resident. Come and get to “Know Your Neighbors”.

Thank you , Beth Hogan

EFPCA Meeting Wednesday March 9, 2016

Superintendent of Schools Daniel Warwick is scheduled to speak Wednesday, March 9th,before the East Forest Park Civic Association.

The meeting is at 6:30 – 7:30 p.m., Holy Cross Church Meeting Room , Plumtree  Road, the  Street behind the Holy Cross Church on Plumtree Road, Springfield. Superintendent Warwick will update the neighborhood on the state of the city’s schools and various successes.

This will be a kid friendly meeting with crafts sponsored by Kim Lee, Manager of PeoplesBank Sumner Ave Branch. For more information contact us at http://eastforestpark.us or East Forest Park residents can join East Forest Park Nextdoor https://eastforestparkspfld.nextdoor.com/news_feed/.

Sector H Comes to EFP

Community Police are coming to talk about our concerns on Wed., Oct. 7, at 6 PM in the Holy Cross Church Meeting Room. The exchange of information is helpful to both sides. Please join in our neighborhood’s discussion!

SPECIAL EFP Library Meeting

The Springfield Library Board has asked the EFPCA to hold

a SPECIAL EFP Library Meeting on Wed., August 19,   6:30.  

Come, hear the choices of the Recommended Sites

and participate in the selection.

 This special summer meeting will be held at the 

Holy Cross Church Meeting Room, 221 Plumtree Road.



East Forest Park National Night Out

NNO 3 BurgersNNO 2 ClownOn Tues., Aug. 4,    6 – 8 PM at  Dryden Memorial School on Surrey Road residents came to celebrate community!

Thank you for all the donations from our sponsors and all the help from  volunteers who  made this happen! We had burgers, hotdogs, cold water, snow cones, cotton candy, popcorn, and ice pops!
There were demonstrations by our police, firemen, state police, AMR and K-9 Unit.
Some came to hug and take a picture with our Community Safety Personnel.

They also came to enjoy that Photobooth, an Arcade on Wheels, a Shriner Clown, Face Painting, Balloon Art, and WMAS’s Robyn Lee!  Our neighbors stayed to enjoy some great music by our band  “Feel Good Drift”.

This year The Masons of Massachusetts partnering with the Massachusetts Crime Prevention Officers Association and the Massachusetts Dental Association all who contributed to A SPECIAL SAFETY FEATURE for YOUR CHILDREN:  MYCHIP Resources.  This FREE Program provided: A brief VIDEOTAPE interview of your child that can be quickly distributed to the media in order to reach a huge audience, FINGERPRINTING – a well-known means of identification. TOOTHPRINTS – A bite impression, quick and easy and like fingerprints, unique and gives both accurate and important information for identification purposes, and finally a CHEEK SWAB – a Q-tip is gently rubbed on the inside of a child’s cheek to gather DNA material. ALL this information is stored and READY for the FUTURE if needed. 

NNO 1 CopsNNO 4 Dad  burger           Next year, stop by and see our many community vendors!  Bring a beach chair or a blanket and enjoy your neighbors!  See you there!

End of the Year Social ~ Jun 10, 6:30 PM

Please join us at our  End of the Year Social!
East Forest Park Civic Association
Wed, Jun 10, 6:30 PM

Guest Speakers:
Mayor Domenic Sarno
Patrick Sullivan, Director of Springfield Parks, Buildings and Recreation
and Tim Allen Ward 7 Councilor

Please come join us for some information, pizza, and fun

We will be announcing our 2015 EPFCA $500 Scholarship winner!