West End Neighborhood News & Updates

August’s Last Hurrah

Aug 28, 2014 in Bocce, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, Public Meetings, West End Farmers Market

August’s Last Hurrah

August ends with Labor Day Weekend and then we head into September- but there’s still many great activities and events in or around the West End Neighborhood. Every Friday at 6 p.m.- West End Summer Bocce ends Sept. 26th. Relax on Friday nights with friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park. Bring a dish to share or something to throw on the grill. We talk, eat, play a little bocce and then talk and eat some more! Good times. Family friendly. Well behaved dogs are welcomed. No glass at park please. Location: DeMeo Park 610 Polk St. Every...

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The Peak of Summer

Aug 22, 2014 in Bocce, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, West End Farmers Market

The Peak of Summer

We’re at the peak of Summer!!! Get out and enjoy it. Every Friday at 6 p.m.- West End Summer Bocce. Relax on Friday nights with friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park. Bring a dish to share or something to throw on the grill. We talk, eat, play a little bocce and then talk and eat some more! Good times. Family friendly. Well behaved dogs are welcomed. No glass at park please. Location: DeMeo Park 610 Polk St. August 22nd, Friday- 2014 West End Summer Movie Nights Opening Night features Monsters University.  Friday nights at the DeTurk...

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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.-...

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West End Summer Weekend Fun

Aug 5, 2014 in Bocce, Entertainment, Events, Gardens & plants, Preservation & Historic sites, West End Artists & Performers, West End Farmers Market

West End Summer Weekend Fun

The West End challenge? Enjoy ALL the amazing events within walking distance from our front door! 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. August 1st, Friday- 2014 West End Summer Movie Nights Despicable Me 2.  Friday nights at the DeTurk Round Barn. Bring a...

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Markets, Bocce, Movies and Galas

Jul 30, 2014 in Bocce, Entertainment, Events, Preservation & Historic sites, West End Farmers Market

Markets, Bocce, Movies and Galas

Every Friday at 6 p.m.- West End Summer Bocce. Relax on Friday nights with friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park. Bring a dish to share or something to throw on the grill. We talk, eat, play a little bocce and then talk and eat some more! Good times. 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.  Michele Anna Jordan, local foodie maven and Press Democrat food columnist will make a guest appearance...

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Bocce & Movie Night & Meeting this week

Jul 22, 2014 in Bocce, Neighbor News, Public Meetings, West End Farmers Market

Bocce & Movie Night & Meeting this week

July 24th, Thursday 6 to 8 p.m.-  Community Meeting- A discussion about the safety and cleanliness of our walking and biking paths. Location: DeTurk Round Barn July 25th, Friday at 6 p.m.- West End Summer Bocce. Relax on Friday nights with friends and neighbors at DeMeo Park. Bring a dish to share or something to throw on the grill. We talk, eat, play a little bocce and then talk and eat some more! Good times. Family friendly. Well behaved dogs are welcomed. No glass at park please. Remember to bring a coat for chilly Santa Rosa evenings. ...

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July BBQ, Parade & Movie night

Jul 13, 2014 in Bocce, Entertainment, Events, West End Artists & Performers

July BBQ, Parade & Movie night

The West End is busy this month! Mark your calendars: our BBQ & Bike Parade (Saturday, July 19th) and our West End Summer Bocce season starts on Friday, July 25th- both at DeMeo Park. West End Summer Movie Nights starts on Friday, July 25th at DeTurk Round Barn Park. More info below: July 19th, Saturday starting at 2 p.m.- West End Annual BBQ and Bike Parade An old fashioned good time with your friends and neighbors.  We will parade our decorated bikes around the neighborhood then enjoy a leisurely BBQ afternoon. Here’s the plan: 2 p.m....

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West End Theater & Art

Jul 8, 2014 in Entertainment, Events, West End Artists & Performers

West End Theater & Art

 July 18th to August 23rd- Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.  Shakespeare in the Cannery The six-week engagement of the enduring classic Romeo and Juliet offers the people of Sonoma County, and beyond, the chance to wine and dine under the summer night sky while enjoying an inventive take on Shakespeare. The site of the former California Packing Company’s Plant No. 5 in Santa Rosa’s Railroad Square will be transformed into an outdoor theater, complete with solar-powered stage lighting and an innovative set.The cast features local,...

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Hometown Holiday

Jul 3, 2014 in Animals, Lost Pet, Entertainment, Events, Holiday, West End Farmers Market

Hometown Holiday

No need to venture far away to enjoy the holiday. We can stay out of our cars and walk or ride our bikes to all of these events. Lucky us! Every Sunday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. West End Farmers Market- fresh produce, food items and crafts. NEW vendor! Stemple Creek Ranch- MEAT! 100% Angus all natural grass-fed beef and all natural grass-fed lamb. ICE CREAM! Spring Hill Cheese will bring Blueberry and Vanilla ice cream- freshly produced in their own creamery. Yum. SEAFOOD! One Ocean Seafood will have BBQ Oysters. By buying local you support our local...

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WEFM Birthday Party, White Water Rodeo & Cook Off

Jun 19, 2014 in Entertainment, Events, Neighbor News, West End Farmers Market

WEFM Birthday Party, White Water Rodeo & Cook Off

It’s the West End Farmers Market’s 1 year anniversary and you’re invited to our party! At ll a.m., we’ll serve birthday cake and mini cupcakes- baked by Dawn Zaft, Undercover Baking Agency (first come, first served). We are happy to say that Michael McGinnis (Toy designer, local artist, SRJC art instructor and West Ender) and his giant Super-Plexus will be there. You’ll have an opportunity to win a Perplexus- drawing at 11:30 and 12:30. We will have a Bounce House for the kids too so come and kick up your heels.   June 21st,...

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