The MLNA Ice Cream Social is our biggest social event of the year. The next Ice Cream Social will be on Sunday, August 27, 2017.
Jim Cochran and Andre Valente took photos of the 2016 event, when 400 neighbors and our invited guests were able to:
- Meet the new principal of Monta Loma School at the ice cream toppings table.
- Chat with school board and city council members and candidates.
- Buy a Monta Loma tee shirt.
- Stop by the Monta Loma School PTA table to learn what’s new at our school.
- Visit the Monta Loma Preschooler Network’s table.
- Stop by the Mountain View Educational Foundation (MVEF) table.
- Donate stuffed animals to Animals Beacons of Light.
- Visit our Community Emergency Response Team’s (CERT) display.
- Ask Gizmo Gary to make them a balloon hat.
- Chat with the members of our police department.
- Ask questions at the Mountain View Trees table.
- Learn about bees at the Roots & Shoots display.
- Visit Laureen Lam’s table to learn what they can plant to help fight allergies.
- Contribute some local lore or artifacts to the Monta Loma History display and learn about Neighborhood Watch.
- See Wouter Suverkropp’s walking robot in action. Some kids got to ride it with him.
- Chat with members of the MV Fire Department and tour their engine
- Enjoy Gloria’s cotton candy.