L9WHA Upcoming Events & Programs

The L9WHA presents a series of educational programs for current homeowners to ensure they are informed about upcoming policies and initiatives affecting homeownership in the Lower 9th Ward.

This series also includes seminars for future homeowners. The L9WHA objective is to remove systemic barriers to homeownership for all community members. To participate, follow the instructions indicated with each event/program.

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Lower 9 Halloween Trunk or Treat (In-Person)
Saturday, October 29
, 2022 | 5:00 PM

Join the Lower 9th Neighborhood Association (L9NA) and the Lower 9th Ward Homeownership Association for our 3rd Annual Halloween Trunk or Treat.

Organizations will be placed throughout the Lower 9th Ward to distribute FREE candy.

Bring the kids!! !

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Water Wise Green Infrastructure Tour
Friday, October 21, 2022 | 4:45 PM - 7:30 PM
Saturday, December 3, 2022 | 9:00 AM - Noon

Location: 5403 N Rocheblave St, New Orleans, LA 70117

At the Green Infrastructure Tour, we will visit different green infrastructure interventions and visit with community organization leaders, contractors, and residents to learn about how each project was installed and the impact of each installations.

Join Water Wise for the Fall ‘22  Green Infrastructure Tour! 

 

Click here to sign up for the Green Infrastructure Tour

This event is made possible through Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Kresge WaterWise Gulf South Initiative. 

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Water Wise Green Infrastructure Work N Learn - Lower 9 (In-Person)
Saturday, November 12, 2022 | 9:00 AM - Noon

Location: 5403 N Rocheblave St, New Orleans, LA 70117

At the Green Infrastructure Work 'N Learn, we will work under the supervision of Gravel Road Builders to install a series of green infrastructure to improve drainage at a residential property.  Participants can expect to learn how to install a green infrastructure intervention while getting their hands dirty. 

Join Water Wise for the Fall ‘22 Water Wise Neighborhood Champions Program! 


You can RSVP using this link:

This event is made possible through Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Kresge WaterWise Gulf South Initiative. 

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Water Wise Rain Barrel Workshop - Lower 9 (In-Person)
Saturday, December 17, 2022 | 10:00 AM - Noon

Location: 1235 Deslonde St, New Orleans, LA 70117

Rain barrels are a type of green infrastructure that can help manage rainwater where it falls! By capturing rainwater from your root, you an help reduce flooding while having a free source of water for you plants, to wash your car, etc.

Click here to sign up for the Rain Barrel Workshops. Seating is limited.

This event is made possible through Greater New Orleans Foundation’s Kresge WaterWise Gulf South Initiative and EMR. 

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2023 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Day of Service (In-Person)
Monday, January 16
, 2023 9:00 AM

Let's come together to beautify the Lower 9 (L9) on MLK Day. Volunteers will pick up trash throughout the Lower 9th Ward. Volunteers will work in small teams to complete a beautification project. 9:00am - Noon.

Registration is required.

Come out and support the Lower 9th Ward for the 2023 MLK Day of Service. It's a day on, not a day off.

Register here.

Program Archive

Visit our YouTube channel to view previous program recordings.

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