Bocce, Movie night and a Farmers Market…. all in the same neighborhood in one weekend.
West End Summer Bocce every Friday evening at 6 p.m. at DeMeo Park– Meet your friends and neighbors for food, drink, gossip and a bit of bocce. Family friendly. Well behaved dogs are invited to attend. Bring food and/or drink to share. No glass at park! Location: DeMeo Park W. 7th and Polk St.
June 21st, Friday- West End Summer Movie Nights- The Muppets (The Original). Friday nights at DeTurk Round Barn Park. Bring a blanket, warm clothes and friends. Free popcorn. All movies start at DARK. Questions? Email Paul or Veronica at email@example.com . Location: DeTurk Round Barn Park 819 Donahue St.
June 23rd, Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.- The West End Farmers Market. Fresh veggies, fruit, baked delights, delicious prepared foods, beverages and specialty items will be available at the market. Many of the vendors reside or are located in the West End or downtown. A sampling of WEFM vendors: Arlene Francis Center (Coffee, tea, natural drinks), Chop’s Teen Club (Pretzels), Farm Sinclair (Veggies, apples, eggs), Guerilla Foods (Breakfast & Lunch made from scratch from farmer’s fresh food), Talented Lady (Fused glass), From Ghana with Love (Shea butter, African black soap), Criminal Bakery ( scones, cookies, mini-pies), Wise Acre Farm (Pasture Raised Organic eggs), Bloomfield Farms (Heirloom tomatoes, veggies, strawberries), Liberty 5 Baking Company (Gluten free bread). FaceBook
June 27- 30th– 10 minute Play Festival. 7 playwrights, 7 plays, 6 directors and 10 actors bring you this year’s delectable offerings; all seven plays will be produced in an intimate setting in the 6th Street Studio Theatre. A workshop and Q&A with the writers will also be offered. See 6th Street Playhouse website for times, tickets and more info. Location: 6th Street Playhouse
June 29th, Saturday at 10:30 a.m. to Noon- Whitewater Rodeo on Santa Rosa Creek Build a toy boat and race it down the shallow rapids. Wear shoes that can get wet (no sandals). Laughs and prizes, everyone is a winner! Don’t have time to build a boat? Materials and assistance will be available that morning to craft your own vessel. (Ages 5 to adult) For More info: Creek Stewardship Program Alistair Bleifuss at 543-3845 or firstname.lastname@example.org Location Meet at Pierson Street bridge
July 20th, Saturday at 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.- Historic Ball at the McDonald Mansion. Outdoor dancing under the lights with a variety of special activities. Buffet, dinner and dance lessons included. $95 per person. Barcode 67391 santarosarec.com Tickets limited to 255 Period costumes are required (1854 to 1934) Location: S. R. Rural Cemetery Located at Franklin & Monroe Streets
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 by Paypal or send check (payable to West End Neighborhood Association) to Dan Wright, 512 Jefferson Street.
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