“Spring Forward” in the West End

Mar 7, 2015 in Animals, Lost Pet, Clean-up, Entertainment, Events, Public Meetings, West End Farmers Market

Don’t forget to change your clocks this Sunday!  Daylight savings “Spring Forward” begins Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 0200 for the United States and Canada.


Don’t miss our Spring Meeting! West End Neighborhood Newsletters will be out soon.

March 19th, Thursday at 7 p.m.- W. E. Neighborhood Assn. Spring Meeting– Our guest will be Kim Nadeau, City of SR Parking Division Mgr. She will provide information about the residential parking permit program. Location: DeTurk Round Barn

W. E. Spring Meeting 2013

West End Farmers Market Opens March 15th 9:30- 2 p.m. Celebrate the opening of WEFM’s 3rd year. A vibrant, healthy gathering place for the community – with veggies, fruits and other treats , picnic lawn, dog park, bike parking and more. The Redwood Empire Chinese Association’s Dancing Dragon will help us jump for joy. The Jellyrolls will be featured on our Northbay Hootenanny stage. It’s a great way to spend a Sunday and you can: 1) Support your local Farmer, artisan and food makers 2) Eat life sustaining food 3) Invigorate the local economy by buying at the market.


March 7th, Saturday 10 to NoonFirst SATURDAY Cleanup Join neighbors and youth in the care of Prince Memorial Greenway the first Saturday of every month. Clean-up supplies provided. Organized by Stan Gow & City of SR Storm Water TeamLocation: Meet at Olive Park

March 8th, Sunday 3 to 4:40 p.m.- West End Poodle Party is always on the 2nd Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. All Poodles, Poodle-fusions and Poodle friendly dogs are invited. Rain will cancel party. Facebook Location: DeTurk Round Barn Dog Park


March 9th Monday at 6pm- Abigail Markwyn: Ethnic & Racial Communities at the Panama-Pacific International Exposition. Santa Rosa native Abigail Markwyn is an Associate Professor of history at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin, where she teaches U.S. and Latin American history. She will explore the Panama-Pacific International Exposition, a world fair held in San Francisco in 1915. Meet-the-speaker RECEPTION begins at 6:00pm, at the Sonoma County Museum. The TALK begins at 7:00pm and will be held at the University of San Francisco’s Santa Rosa Campus located at: 416 B Street (two blocks away from the Sonoma County Museum). Click HERE for more information. Location: Sonoma County Museum, 425 Seventh Street


March 17th, Tuesday 4 to 5:30 p.m.- Clean the Green Wear the green,.. and be the green. Pitch in for Mother Earth on St. Patrick’s Day with an afternoon creek clean up while exploring the Prince Memorial Greenway with Environmental Educator Stephanie Lennox. Fun activities for the kids while following the creek trails through downtown Santa Rosa.  (ages 5 to adult) Alistair Bleifuss at 543-3845 or ableifuss@srcity.org Location: Olive Park footbridge. Near 105 Olive Street. On-street parking.

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March 9th– March 15th– 6th Annual Sonoma County Restaurant Week A weeklong event celebrating the fine dining opportunities in Sonoma County. Local food aficionados have the opportunity to enjoy special prix-fixe menus from participating restaurants throughout Sonoma County for the week. These three-course special dinner menus will be priced at $19, $29, or $39. These prices are for one three course meal at a participating restaurant. Continuing this year, participating restaurants will also offer a prix-fixe lunch menu. The special 2-course lunches will be priced at $10, $15 and $20. Each restaurant selects its own price point. Restaurants are encouraged to use local ingredients and feature a local wine for Restaurant Week.

So. Co. Restaurant Week

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Kathleen Hoare is a  West End Neighborhood Association Sponsor

Kathleen Hoare is a West End Neighborhood Association Sponsor

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