We’re ready for a summer season of events and activities, now we just need the weather to cooperate. The West End plays Bocce at DeMeo Park every Friday night at 6:30 p.m. West End Summer Movie nights start this Friday ( “weather permitting”. Let’s cross our fingers!) There’s lots of other things to do too… take a gander and pick your favorites.
June 3rd- September 9th- 2011 West End Summer Movie Nights. Family friendly movies will be projected against the side of the barn- all movies start at DARK. Questions? Email Paul or Veronica at firstname.lastname@example.org
June 3rd, Friday- Toy Story 3. Bring a blanket, warm clothes and friends. Free Popcorn. Location: DeTurk Round Barn Park 819 Donahue Street Time: Movies start at dark- 8:30 to 9 p.m. As soon as it is dark enough to project. If it rains, the event is canceled.
June 3rd, Friday to June 26th, Sunday. The Mystery of Irma Vep. On a “dark and stormy night,” Lady Enid arrives at an estate with her new husband and strange things begin to happen- a hilarious comedy that has everything. Location: 6th Street Playhouse 52 W. 6th Street. Check website for show times and tickets http://www.6thstreetplayhouse.com
June 3, July 1, August 5 & Sept 2- Summer Nights at Railroad Square. A Summer Street Party featuring wine tasting, live music, outdoor dining, crafters and art. The event is free, with wine tasting available for $20 with proceeds benefiting local non-profit organizations. Location: Historic Railroad Square- 4th Street from Wilson to Davis Street. Time: 6- 9 p.m. For more info: http://snrrs.com
June 4th– First Saturday Clean up Help take care of restored Santa Rosa Creek flowing through the heart of downtown. Clean up and then pizza for lunch afterward. Please bring utensils so we may keep our trash impact low. Contribution to lunch, desserts, fruit and appetizers are always welcome. Location: Meet at Olive Park Time: 10 a.m. First Saturday Clean Up
June 4th, Saturday- Celebrating The Last Day Saloon’s 38th Year and 10th Anniversary in Santa Rosa with Pride & Joy (r&b Motown) 21+ Location: The Last Day Saloon Time: 8:30 PM door • 9:00 PM show buy tickets online at www.lastdaysaloon.com
June 4th and 5, Saturday & Sunday Wine country Quilts Moonlight Quilters of So. Co. West End Textile Artist Gina Stateler-Calhoun invites you to see locally created quilts. One-day admission: $8 2 day admission $10 Child $2. Location: S. R. Veterans Memorial Building 1351 Maple Ave. Time: Saturday 10-5 Sunday 10-4 http://mqsc.org
June 5th, Sunday, So. Co. Pride and Celebration. This year’s celebration was organized by the Russian River Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, so it will feature more Glitter, more Glam and more Indulgence! Talented Westender, ANANTA will perform. She is an alternative/ambient electric violinist, cellist, beat mistress and hula-hooper extraordinaire. Location: Guerneville Lodge 15905 River Road Guerneville, California Time: 11 a.m to 6 p.m. http://www.anantafiddlehooper.com
June 8th, Wednesday- Rialto Film Festival- “Conviction” Betty Anne Waters, a Massachusetts wife and mother of two, dedicates her life to overturning the murder conviction of her older brother Kenny. Convinced that her brother is innocent, Betty Anne puts herself through an 18 year quest to free Kenny. Screenwriter and So. Co. resident Pamela Gray, appear for Q&A following the 4:00pm and 7:00pm showings. Adults $10 Seniors (60 and up) are $8. Location:Rialto Theater at 6th Street Playhouse Time: Shows at 1 p.m. 4 p.m. 7 p.m. Tickets on sale now at rialtocinemas.com.
Membership Dues for the West End Neighborhood Association help pay for the costs of running the website, our meetings and events. Do you support the West End Neighborhood Association? If so, pay your dues! $10 suggested but any amount appreciated. Pay directly from the website or send check (payable to West End Neighborhood Association) to Dan Wright, 512 Jefferson Street.