Posts Tagged ‘Event’


2011 Neighborhood Empowerment Network Awards

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011
Nominations are now open for the 2011 NEN awards – Save the date!
The Fourth Annual NEN Awards are just around the corner, and we need your help to identify the people and organizations who deserve to be recognized for their contributions to our neighborhoods.

As is the NEN Awards tradition, we need you to help us select the winners.  So visit the link below and make your nomination.  The nomination window closes at 5pm Friday, October 21, so don’t delay - submit your nominations today.

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Also be sure to save the date, Wednesday, November 16th for the 2011 NEN Awards at City Hall. Registration for the Awards ceremony is now open, so sign up today.  Registration is FREE, but space is limited!

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Join SFPA for a stroll through Golden Gate Park’s history

Friday, September 30th, 2011

The history of Golden Gate Park is a composite of stories about people. Many interesting and colorful characters have left memorable footprints in this amazing landscape over the years. Join San Francisco Parks Alliance for an evening with Heath Schenker, local landscape historian and author, and Professor of Landscape Architecture at the University of California, Davis. Ms. Schenker will recount the stories of some of the fascinating individuals who are part of the rich history of Golden Gate Park,

such as William Hammond Hall, William Randolph Hearst, and Velma Tilden.

Light refreshments will be served.

WHAT: Golden Gate Park: A Stroll Through History
WHEN: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
WHERE: The Orchid Gallery (directly east of The Conservatory of Flowers) in Golden Gate Park
COST: Free to SFPA Members* (If your SFPT membership cards have not expired, or if you’ve donated to NPC since 11/1/10, then you are a current SFPA member.) $10.00 Non-Members
RSVP: Please contact Steve Bowles at 415-750-5440 or steve@sfparksalliance.org by Friday, October 21, 2011


For more details, go to ParksPortal.