HAPPY HOLIDAYS

To All our Neighbors and Friends!

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Next GWPNA Meeting
Wed. Dec. 7
6:30 - 8:30 PM


Meetings and Events...

Nov 17 Exhibit Butterflies & Blooms Exhibit Opens Conservatory of Flowers at GG Park A beautiful and intimate cottage garden aflutter through June 30, 2017. First Tuesdays of each month is Free Admission.
Nov 18 - Dec 19 TOY DRIVE by Walgreens and SFPD Any SF Walgreens Please donate a new unwrapped toy at your local SF Walgreens. Toys will benefit SF Youth and be delivered Dec. 20 - 24, 2016.
Dec 5 Mon 7 - 8p Workshop #2 on the Proposed Urban Design Guidelines CPMC Davies Campus, 45 Castro St., Gazebo Room 1st fl. btwn towers by SF Planning - intended to create a coordinated and consistent design review process and promote a more thoughtful and holistic approach to City building. REGISTER
Dec 6 Tue 6 - 730pFrank Lloyd Wright and San Francisco SFPL Main Library, Koret Auditorium 100 Larkin St. Presentation by local author and architectural historian Paul V. Turner. MORE INFO
Dec 7 Wed 630-830p GWPNA Meeting Agenda West Portal Playground Clubhouse Meet & Greet Approve Minutes Officer Reports Committee Reports
Traffic and Safety
Economic Development
Crime and Public Safety
WTPC Update
D7 Supervisor's Update by Jarlene Choy, Asst to Supv. Yee WP Beat Officer Update by Off. Shawn Imhoff Presentation: SFMTA Tunnel Renovation and Track Replacement by Kelley McCoy Old Business / New Business
Dec 9 Fri 9a-130 pGreen Infrastructure Leadership Conversation Jewish Contemporary Museum 736 Mission St. The California Coastal Conservancy, The Trust for Public Land, Save the Bay, SF Estuary Partnership, East Bay Reg Park Dist, and the SF Rec and Park Dept are convening a regional leadership conversation on multiple-benefit green infrastructure. MORE INFO AND REGISTRATION sorry, may still be sold out
Dec 11 Sun 11a -5pHMCA Holiday Craft Fair Harvey Milk Center for the Arts Includes numerous local artists offering their unique handmade holiday gifts for sale. Family friendly activities for all ages and photo oppurtunities. hmcaevents@sfgov.org
Dec 12 Mon 1 -3 p Genealogy & Family History Research SF Public Library North Beach Branch Mtg. Rm. Learn how to conduct research and find people accessing billions of records of US census data, vital records, directories, etc. through the Library's FREE database.
Dec 15 Thu 2p West Portal Book Club WP Library Discuss: The Other Paris by Luc Sante. New members welcome.
Dec 16 Fri 4 - 7pSF Marina Small Craft Harbor Holiday Event SF Marina - Scott St. and Marina Blvd. Featuring a lighted boat parade, live music, rock climbing wall, and light holiday refreshments! The SFFD will have their old-style fire truck along with a toy drive hosted by its Toy Collection Program for Kids.
Dec 17 Sat 2 - 4p Free Drop In Computer Help for Adults & Seniors SF Public Library West Portal Get help with your email or how to use your device.
Dec 20 Tue 7 - 9p SFPD Taraval Community Relations Forum Meeting Taraval Police Station



GWPNA Meetings

GWPNA meetings are held the first Wednesdays of the month and are open to members, guests and public.

   Where: 131 Lenox Way
West Portal Playground Clubhouse [Map]
 When: 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Next Meetings: 
Nov 2
Dec 7
Jan 4

2016-17 GWPNA Officers:

 President Thomas Kanaley
 Vice President Lee Hsu
 Secretary and
 Website Editor
 Sarita Gardner
 Treasurer Libby Noronha

Affiliated Groups Liaisons:

 West of Twin Peaks Council Matt Chamberlain
 Lee Hsu
 Libby Noronha
 Coalition for San Francisco Neighborhoods Rae June Doyle
 West Portal Avenue Merchants Association Robert Pressley
 Karen Tarantola