The AIA sponsors several events throughout the year. Here is our calendar at a glance.


Quarterly Membership Meetings


The AIA holds 4 quarterly Membership Meetings throughout the year - usually in January, April, August and November, two on a weekday evening, and two on Saturday mornings. If you would like to request an agenda item, please send your request to two weeks prior to the scheduled meeting. Normally, meetings are held at the Waverly Branch of the Enoch Pratt Library - 400 E. 33rd Street, Normal's Books & Records - 425 E. 31st Street, or the 29th Street Community Center - 300 E. 29th Street.

2022 Membership Meeting dates

  • Saturday, January 39 - 10:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m. via Zoom

2021 Membership Meeting dates

  • Saturday, January 30 - 10:30 a.m - 12:00 p.m. via Zoom

  • Wednesday, April 21 - 6:30 p.m.- 8:00 p.m.

  • Saturday, August 21 - 10:00 a.m.- 11:30 a.m.

  • Wednesday, November 10 - 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Neighborhood Newsletters

Newsletters are published and delivered to all properties within the Abell community between 4 and 6 times a year.

Deadlines for newsletter submissions:

  • January 17, Winter Issue

  • March 17, Spring Issue

  • May 17, Memorial Day/Film Series Issue

  • July 17, Street Fair Issue

  • September 17, Fall Issue

  • November 17, Holiday Issue


Community Dumpsters - 2022

  • Spring clean-up, dumpster or truck 

  • Fall Clean-up, dumpster or truck

Dumpsters or trucks are usually placed at 31st Street near the corner of Abell Avenue. They arrive around 8 a.m. and remain until filled. No hazardous materials, please.​

Spring Cleanup 

Monthly Neighborhood Walks - the third Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m., March - September. Gather at the Open Space on 32nd St. near Abell Avenue.

Memorial Day Picnic - the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend

Film Series - TBT for 2022

Street Fair - a Sunday in September from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Abell Community Chili Cook-off - a Sunday in early October 

Parking Permit & Pass RenewalRenew online at beginning October 1 for permits valid through October 31 of the following year.

Potluck with the Harwood Community Association - a weeknight in mid-November 

Fall Clean-up - usually the Saturday before Thanksgiving

Holiday Caroling - usually the Sunday before Christmas 

New Years Eve Progressive Dinner - December 31