Fridays- 9/6, 9/13 & 9/20 at 6 p.m.- West End Bocce. Three more Fridays to go. Take this opportunity start the weekend right by socializing with friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park. Bring food or drink to share. Family friendly. Well-behaved dogs are welcomed. Location: DeMeo Park W. 7th & Polk St.
Sundays- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.- The West End Farmers Market. The first S. R. Farmers Market run by a neighborhood association. Fresh veggies, fruit, baked delights, delicious prepared foods, drinks and specialty crafts. The focus is on local, high quality products. Buy your groceries right in the neighborhood. Location: Donahue Street between Boyce and Decker St. wefm.co to sign up for updates.
September 7th, Saturday- First Saturday Cleanup. Join neighbors and youth in the care of the Prince Memorial Greenway every first Saturday of the month. Cleanup supplies provided. Organized by Stan Gow and Chop’s Teen Club. For more info go to: http://firstsaturdaycleanup.org
September 8th, Sunday at 4 p.m.- West End Poodle Party. A time for Poodles to party. The W. E. Poodle Party is held the second Sunday of every month at 4 p.m. All poodles, poodle fusions and poodle friendly dogs are invited to attend. Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park 819 Donahue Street Facebook
September 20th to October 13th- The Rocky Horror Show. That sweet transvestite FrankNfurter and his motley crew will take the Studio Theatre by storm. Check website for ticket info. Location: 6th Street Playhouse, Studio Theatre.
September 21st to 28th- Creek Week. Tours and cleanups celebrating the creek. For more info: Creek Week
September 2oth, Friday and September 21st, Saturday 7:30- to 9:50 p.m.- Lamplight Tours at S. R. Rural Cemetery. Walk at night in S. R.’s oldest cemetery to see and hear dramatic portrayals of some of our town’s early settlers. Tours sell out early so register now. S. R. Rural Cemetery Events 543-3292
September 7 & 8th, 28th, 29th- Water Bark Dog Swim at Spring Lake Regional Park. For two weekends in September, well-behaved dogs are invite to swim in the lagoon and romp on the beach. $3 to $5. More info at So. Co. Regional Parks
Neighborhood Watch is the most effective, least expensive tool for ensuring a safe environment that we all want for our families. This is the homeowner’s insurance that really works! Do you have a crime to report? Post it on our Facebook page so the whole neighborhood hears about it. Facebook
The West End Neighborhood, home of the West End Farmers Market where urban-ism, preservation, art and people come together. For the latest updates, calendar of events and photos go to srwestend.com