DeTurk Round Barn Project Update, News

Aug 18, 2010 in Animals, Lost Pet, Development & projects, Entertainment, Events, Neighbor News, Preservation & Historic sites

Here’s the latest update from Kevin Teel, TLCD Architecture. The DeTurk Round Barn project began in April and the projected complete date is sometime in October. The completion date is subject to change due to a variety of circumstances.

The wonderful Round Barn

The wonderful Round Barn

Dog Park– Now open. Three new benches have been installed- will be retrofitted with mid-armrest.  Round Barn– A) 3rd concrete pour in barn B) Finish Rough Plumbing C) Finish Rough Electrical D) Preliminary site grading/fire line E) New Roof/Skylight installation F) Continued Wood framing inside barn. Off-Site Improvements– Curb/Gutter and side walk work commences 8-18-10. (at Donahue and W. 8th)

Other West End News:

August 22nd, Sunday 11 a.m.- West End Poodle Party. An opportunity for Poodles and their owners to socialize. Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park. For more info contact Lea Barron-Thomas  westend@sonic.net or Facebook West End Poodle Party

Saturday August 28th  9 p.m.   The Gong Show – It’s back! Performers wanted- to sign up prior to show contact Jacqueline Smith email or via facebook . All acts welcome. Location: Toad in the Hole Pub 116 5th Street

The Gong Show

The Gong Show

Kid Street Learning Center– On Monday, a school group from Kid Street Learning Center, toured the West End. Executive Director and Principal, Linda Conklin said it was an outing to let the kids become familiar with the neighborhood. Along the way, they stopped at the dog park and met a few West End Dogs.  Kid Street Learning Center, located in the Old Lincoln School, is a nonprofit charter school. They welcome volunteers as well as donations of school supplies.  If you would like to know more about Kid Street Learning Center- Check out their website. Click Here!

Kid Street kids examine a Chinese Crested Dog

Kid Street kids examine a Chinese Crested Dog

The West End Calendar has a full listing of events, West End Artists and performer dates, meetings and other dates of neighborhood interest.