Reindeer Games Fundraiser Benefiting Idlewild Elementary School’s 5th Grade Class Trip to D.C.

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rachael Geiser Cell:901-438-4536 Idlewild 5th Grade parents are hosting a fundraiser to help pay for the 5th grade class to go to D.C. The event will be held in Court Square, Downtown Memphis, on Saturday, December 15th, from noon until 5 PM. The event will include a Talent Contest, Cornhole Tournament, Silent Auction, Holiday Costume Contest, Family Fun Obstacle Course and food donated...

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Idlewild Journal

By Mary Baker Neighbors plant flowers, warm spirits in Peabody Park I am so happy that I was one of a group of Idlewild Neighborhood Association members who gathered in Peabody Park at 9 a.m. Dec. 10. We came there on that frigid 25-degree morning to take the first step toward our vision of planting beautiful flowers surrounding the base of the sculpture in the park. The morning started when Mike Kauffman drove up in his pickup truck...

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Idlewild neighborhood supports restoration of the Peabody Park Pavilion

By Mary Baker At their regular meeting on August 2, members of the Idlewild Neighborhood Association (INA) voted to make a contribution to Preservation Memphis (PM) to support the restoration of the historic Peabody Park Pavilion. Idlewild neighbors learned about the fundraising efforts of PM through an article published in the July Lamplighter. There was immediate interest and support in the neighborhood because Peabody Park is...

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