West End neighbor, Stan Gow was featured in the Press Democrat for his great work in cleaning up the Creek. Stan’s First Saturday Clean Up happens every month and is listed in the West End Calendar. You are always invited to lend a hand. Press Demo Creek Cleanup Crews For more info http://firstsaturdaycleanup.org
This week’s calendar:
May 18th, Wednesday – Neighborhood Meeting with BoDean Co., Inc. Suppliers of Quality Aggregates & Asphalt. Meeting to discuss health concerns with operation. Call Allen Thomas for addl. info (707) 477-8422. Location: 1060 N. Dutton Ave. Santa Rosa Time: 7 p.m. BoDean Co info at www.bodeancompany.com
May 20th, Friday- West End Summer Bocce opens. It’s HERE! West End Summer Bocce starts THIS Friday. Starting May 20th you can count on Bocce EVERY Friday night in the Summer in beautiful DeMeo Park. Meet your neighbors and friends for a few hours of chatting, snacking and, of course, bocce. Location: DeMeo Park (Corner of W. 7th and Polk Street) Time: 6:30 p.m.
May 21st, Saturday- 117th Annual Luther Burbank Rose Parade. This is one of Sonoma County’s most honored traditions and one of the oldest and largest events of its kind in Northern California. Parade starts at 10 a.m. REMEMBER! You can ride with Whiskey Drunk cycles ( see Critical Corn Facebook invite) or So. Co. Bicycle Coalition (See their calendar- wear a “hoe down” outfit) 2011 Rose Parade Route for more info Click Here!
May 22nd, Sunday Children’s talent show We have a few local kiddos (and need more) that want to show off their talents. Allen and Lea have graciously offered to host the kid’s talent show on Sunday, May 22 about 3pm. It will be a small “low key” talent show. Please bring a kid, an act and some wine or a snack to share. Smiles, Jacquie Any questions, ideas or RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Remember, low key and fun is the idea. Kids can sing, play the kazoo, lip sync, recite a poem, perform magic tricks, tell jokes, act in a skit with other kids, juggle or display tricks they’ve taught the dog.
May 23rd Monday- Bike in Movie E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial. So Co. Bicycle Coalitions Annual Bike-In Movie. The event features free, secure valet bike parking! Snacks and beverages available for purchase. Admission is $5 – $15 sliding scale. The event will include raffle drawings and E.T. Trivia! Note: please remember to bring your bike lights, and remember that children under 18 are required by law to wear bike helmets when riding. Location: 6th Street Playhouse (52 West 6th Street) Time: Doors open at 5 p.m. for the 6 p.m. screening. Sonoma County Bicycle Coalition
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