By-laws revisions come up for vote

While the Cooper-Young Community Association strives for consistency, it is occasionally necessary to update the organization’s by-laws so that they are reflective of current structure, abilities, and technological resources. In 2016, the CYCA Board of Directors reviewed and proposed revisions to the organization’s by-laws; we have also consulted with legal counsel to further improve this document. Voting for these proposed changes...

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CYCA stretches out with monthly meet up

Join us on Wednesday, March 22nd, for another great Cooper-Young Community Association meet up! This month we’ll be getting out of the office and heading to CoYo Yoga Lounge for an evening of beginner yoga. The event begins at 6 p.m. at CoYo, 2163 Young. Not only is yoga great exercise for many ability levels, it’s also a wonderful way to slow down and relax in a peaceful and inviting setting. We’re also excited to support one of our...

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Meeting recap: Landmarks status explored

On Saturday, February 18th, the CY Landmarks Committee presented its proposed Landmarks District guidelines to neighborhood property owners. Meeting attendees were able to learn more about the process, review proposed guidelines, and offer questions and feedback for future consideration. The Landmarks Committee would like to thank all who came out and shared their voice on this important issues for the neighborhood. After this first...

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Help needed to transform CYCA yard

The Cooper-Young Community Association is looking to spruce up its own home and could use some help. Work has begun to clean up the side yard of the CYCA offices at 2298 Young to create an inviting community space. Plans call for seating, plantings, art and a little free library. Cooper-Young neighbors are invited to help in the effort with the next project day schedule for Saturday March 4th, from 9:30 a.m.-noon. Volunteers will help...

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New youth and family team meets

Are you interested in planning great events for all ages throughout Cooper-Young? Do you think the neighborhood needs more opportunities for youth to get involved? The new Cooper-Young Community Assocaition Youth and Family Team is the perfect place to share your talents and ideas. Come out and see us for our call out meeting on Tuesday, March 7th, at the CYCA office, 2298 Young, starting at 6 p.m. All are welcome to...

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St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Cooper Young
Mar09

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Cooper Young

By Cooper-Young Business Association Join us on Friday, March 17 at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate all things Irish and Memphis in our 2nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day parade.  The parade is co-hosted by the Memphis Irish Society (MIS) and Celtic Crossing Irish Pub. The Memphis Irish Society has had a presence in Memphis for the last 200 years.  They foster education in and celebration of Irish heritage, culture and people.  Currently, there are...

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