West End Bike Parade & BBQ This Saturday!

Jul 13, 2015 in Events, Neighbor News

The July West End Newsletter is at the printers- expect your copy in the near future.

West End Bike Parade & BBQ This Saturday July 18th! The West End Neighborhood has been gathering on the 3rd Saturday of July for a BBQ at DeMeo Park for several years. This is a great time to catch up with friends and neighbors or to introduce yourself if you’re new to the neighborhood. Neighbors and friends are welcome. Facebook Event Family friendly. Well-behaved dogs welcomed.   Photos Here’s this year’s plan:

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2 p.m.- Meet at DeMeo Park to decorate bikes. We will have decorations- but feel free to decorate before Saturday!
2:30 p.m.- Bike parade- A pleasant ride around the neighborhood- at a slow, comfortable pace.

West End Bike Parade 2011

West End Bike Parade

3 p.m. BBQ and potluck
3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Family Bubble Party. Professor Ron will be on hand to show us how to make Gigantic Bubbles!

West End Neighborhood Family Bubble Party

West End Neighborhood Family Bubble Party

Provided: Hamburgers, hotdogs, drinks and utensils provided. Lavatory at the park.
Bring: Bring a potluck dish with serving utensils (Put your name on it!), reusable plates and utensils (suggested) and chairs, sun protection etc.

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Volunteer to set up food tables,
Donate your trash or recycle bin for the event
Help kids decorate their bikes
Ride in the parade on your decorated bike (FUN!)
Help safety monitor the parade to make sure everyone stays together
Plan something fun for kids to do- face painting, bocce etc.
Clean up: DeMeo park back in order after the BBQ.
Everyone pitches in a little… That’s how a community works. Remember! This is the first year we won’t be able to sit in the shade under tree. Plan accordingly.

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