Posts Tagged "West End neighborhood"

Sensational Summer in the West End

Aug 14, 2014 in Bocce, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, West End Farmers Market

Sensational Summer in the West End

It’s a sensational summer and a busy one too! So much to do…. the hardest part is figuring out how to fit it all in. Luckily all the great events are actually in or close to home. West End and Railroad Square: Every Friday at 6 p.m.- West End Summer Bocce. Relax on Friday nights at DeMeo Park. Friends and neighbors visit, grill, share potluck delights and play bocce. Family friendly. Well behaved dogs are welcomed. No glass at park please. Season ends September 26th. Location: DeMeo Park 610 Polk St. Every Sunday 10 a.m. to 2p.m.- West End Farmers Market.  This Sunday, meet The...

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Save our Streets- Deadline December 11th at 5 p.m.

Dec 10, 2013 in Development & projects

Save our Streets- Deadline December 11th at 5 p.m.

This is important… take a moment to voice your concern. Closing our streets to open an at-grade crossing at Jennings is a bad idea on many levels. The community deserves a safe crossing at Jennings (a bridge) and to keep connectivity on our streets. November 11th, Wednesday at 5 p.m. is the deadline to send in your comments regarding the proposed at grade-crossing at Jennings. An at-grade crossing at Jennings will mean the closure of 1 or 2 West End/Railroad Square Streets. Your email should include your concerns, your preference for an over-crossing at Jennings (a safer alternative...

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Bocce, International Films & Creeks

Sep 10, 2012 in Bocce, Entertainment, Events, Miscellany

Bocce, International Films & Creeks

 West End Summer Bocce- only two more Fridays- September 14th and September 21st! Let’s enjoy our last two Bocce evenings to talk with friends and neighbors, share delicious food and, of course, play bocce. Don’t forget to bring lots of layers as the evenings can get chilly. Family and dog friendly. Hope to see you there.  Location: DeMeo Park Time: 6 p.m. September 12th, Wednesday to October 17th- Flying Crane Qigong. 6 week class that will utilize movement, breath, visualization and intention to train your vital energy. Will increase flexibility, balance and stamina. Instructor...

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S.R. Intnl. Film Festival in West End & RR Square

Sep 10, 2012 in Entertainment, Events, Miscellany

S.R. Intnl. Film Festival in West End & RR Square

This is the first time SRIFF events are being held in the West End Neighborhood and Historic Railroad Square.  The Festival’s films include World Cinema, U.S. Cinema, Arts in Film, Music in Film, CineLatino, Cinema of Conscience (humanity and social issues) and EcoCinema and more. September 12th to 23rd – The 26th Annual  Santa Rosa International Film Festival.  You can see over 100 Films from all over the world. The neighborhood film showings and other events will be held at the 6th Street Playhouse and the Arlene Frances Center (in the old building across Wilson from Redwood...

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Moustaches, Movies and Trailer Trash

Sep 5, 2012 in Bocce, Entertainment, Events, Miscellany, Public Meetings

Moustaches, Movies and Trailer Trash

The Summer season is winding down with a big weekend of great events. This Friday is the last West End Summer Movie, last Railroad Square Summerfest… but then again it is also opening night for The Great American Trailer Park Musical. Saturday’s Staches and Spokes in not to be missed…. especially if you have a moustache to enter into the contest! Best advice for the weekend? Pace yourself… and remember to wear layers for possible chilly weather! West End Summer Bocce- only 3 more Fridays to go! It’s starting to get dark early… so don’t dally. Bring...

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