Creativity comes alive at Anza’s Little Red Schoolhouse

Creativity comes alive at Anza’s Little Red Schoolhouse

Minor Park and the Little Red Schoolhouse exploded with creativity Saturday, March 18, when from 1-3 p.m. a special workshop hosted by the Anza Civic Improvement League attracted talented children of all ages to try their hand at building, painting and decorating their very own bird house, garden stake plaque or flower pot. Materials and kits were provided. The event, sponsored […]

Clampers to visit Anza historical site

ANZA – Please join us in welcoming members of E Clampus Vitus to Anza Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. until noon. Chapter 1069 will be visiting the historical marker they placed in front of the Little Red Schoolhouse in the heart of Anza, at Highway 371 and Contreras Road. The visit to the marker […]

ACIL explains new insurance requirements

ANZA – Anza Civic Improvement League is the nonprofit organization that manages and maintains Minor Park and the Little Red Schoolhouse. The ACIL Board of Directors takes its fiduciary responsibilities very seriously. The new Board was seated in January, and obtained a copy of its insurance policy directly from the insurance company on January 25. […]

‘I Love Anza Day’ highlights Valentine’s Day, offers up family fun

‘I Love Anza Day’ highlights Valentine’s Day, offers up family fun

The Anza Civic Improvement League (ACIL) organized the first ever “I Love Anza Day” Feb. 11, in the Little Red School House in Anza. Decorated beautifully with Valentine’s Day hearts, colorful stuffed animals, holiday-themed cookies and cupcakes and every possible craft item needed to create homemade Valentine’s cards, the event was a festive occasion. GeriLyn Blanton Mellin from Ballooner Nooner was […]

ACIL to host ‘I Love Anza Day’

In honor of Valentine’s Day, the Anza Civic Improvement League (ACIL) is sponsoring “I Love Anza” Day Saturday, Feb. 11. The event is scheduled for 1-3 p.m. at the Little Red Schoolhouse in the heart of Anza. The Schoolhouse will be decorated for Valentine’s Day, and children of all ages are invited to make their […]

Christmas tree gets new home in Anza’s Minor Park, thanks to ACIL

Christmas tree gets new home in Anza’s Minor Park, thanks to ACIL

Diane Seiker valleystaff@reedermedia.com The Anza Civic Improvement League presented the first annual Christmas tree planting in Minor Park in Anza Jan. 14, at 1 p.m. Excited children diligently dug the hole for the live tree, donated by ACIL President Ken Ogren and his wife Annette. The tree was provided by Jim Palmer’s Lizzy Anne’s Nursery in Anza. The […]

ACIL installs new board of directors

ACIL installs new board of directors

Diane Seiker valleystaff@reedermedia.com The Anza Civic Improvement League (ACIL) met Jan. 7, in the Little Red School House in Anza to install their new Board of Directors. Certificates of Appreciation were also given to outgoing Directors Bob Giffin (President 2011-2016) and Annika Knoppel (Secretary 2011-2016). A brick paver in each of their names will also be placed […]

ACIL to install new officers at Jan. 7 board meeting

Diane Seiker valleystaff@reedermedia.com The Anza Civic Improvement League (ACIL) will be holding its next board of directors meeting at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, at the Little Red Schoolhouse in Anza. At this meeting, the new board members will be installed and officers will be selected for 2017. There will also be recognition for the outgoing board members for their years […]

ACIL calls special meeting to approve nonprofit status

ANZA – Anza Civic Improvement League, a 501(c)4, mutual benefit nonprofit corporation will hold a special called meeting Saturday, Oct. 29, at the Little Red School House in Anza’s Minor Park. According to a meeting notice issued by ACIL, it has long been determined by the ACIL Board of Directors that ACIL needs to be […]