West End Farmers Market– Every Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Buy your groceries right in the neighborhood- straight from the farmer fruit and vegetables, freshly baked breads and goodies (gluten free too!), vegetable starts, honey, eggs and more. Why cook on Sunday? From biscuits & gravy to BBQ ribs, we got you covered. In honor of Bike Month, post a “bike selfie” this Sunday and we will enter you in a drawing for a $25 gift certificate. Music by Bad Apple String Band. Sign up for updates at wefm.co Location: Donahue Street between Decker and Boyce Streets, next to DeTurk Round Barn.
Until May 25th– Thoroughly Modern Millie. The story of young Millie Dillmount who has just moved to the city in search of a new life for herself. It’s a New York full of intrigue and jazz – a time when women were entering the workforce and the rules of love and social behavior were changing forever. West End songbird Laura McGinnis is featured in the cast. Location: 6th Street Playhouse Hardt Theater
May 15th- 25th– Passport to the Plays: A Short Play Festival 6 new short plays will be fully produced and presented as one full evening of theatre over the course of nine performances. The festival will also host guest speakers, a playwright’s workshop and more. Go to 6th Street Playhouse website for full details and ticket info. Location: 6th Street Playhouse, Studio Theater
May 17th, Saturday 10 a.m.- 120th Annual Luther Burbank Rose Parade. This is one of Sonoma County’s most time honored traditions and on of the oldest and largest events of its kind in No. CA. Festival to follow in Juilliard Park www.roseparadefestival.com
May 19th, Monday– LiveFit Boot Camp Grand Opening Indoor Boot Camp classes- brand new workouts daily using lots of fun fitness toys. Grand opening special: 21 for 21 Days. Monday thru Friday 30-45 minute classes at 6am, 7am, 9am, 12noon & 6pm. Also 8am Saturday morning classess. Call or email to schedule a pre-Boot camp orientation. firstname.lastname@example.org (707) 408-2778 Location: LiveFit Boot Camp 808 Donahue Street
May 17th & 18th Saturday & Sunday- Free E-Waste Recycling. Working and Non-working electronic. Large appliances (stoves, refrigerators etc.) not accepted. They will also accept items in gently used condition. More info at: www.recyclenow.org Eco-Desk 565-3375 Location: S. R. Whole Foods Market 390 Coddingtown Mall
Local Success- The West End Neighborhood Association sponsors are West End resident owned or West End/Railroad Square area businesses. As sponsors, they support our neighborhood activities and events. As loyal customers we help their businesses prosper. That’s micro-local success!
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